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CUISINES
American, Soups, Deli
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Menu

SANDWICHES​
Salami
Bagel $4.50
Bread $4.95
Croissant $5.50
Swiss
Colby
Cheddar
Fresh Baked Turkey
Bagel $4.50
Bread $4.95
Croissant $5.50
Swiss
Colby
Cheddar
Bavarian Baked Ham
Bagel $4.50
Bread $4.95
Croissant $5.50
Swiss
Colby
Cheddar
Chicago Roast Beef
Bagel $4.50
Bread $4.95
Croissant $5.50
Swiss
Colby
Cheddar
SPECIALTIES​
Tuna Salad
With​ lettuce & tomatoes
Bread $4.25
Croissant $4.95
Egg Salad
With lettuce & tomatoes
Bread $3.25
Croissant $3.95
Paula Bagel
cream cheese Colby & bacon
$4.50
Honey Turkey Club
With bacon Colby on egg toast mayo lettuce tomatoes
$4.95
Cremation
Salami Colby sprouts tomatoes Italian dressing & berg cream cheese on a toasted bagel
$4.50
Mary Green
Turkey swiss cheese cream cheese & butter on a toasted bagel
$4.50
Toasted Bagel
Plain​ or butter
$1.25
Cream cheese $+1.95
Herb cream cheese $+1.95
BLT on egg toast
$4.50
The Veggie
Melted swiss Colby slaw lettuce tomatoes & cucumber in a pita pocket
$4.50
The Veggie 2
Herb cream cheese Colby swiss honey dijon mustard tomato cucumber & sprouts on a toasted croissant
$4.95
SUBMARINES​
Dagwood
Roast beef ham turkey swiss lettuce 1000 island dressing tomatoes & pickle
Club Sub
Ham​ turkey swiss bacon onion Italian dressing lettuce & tomatoes
Missi
Ham turkey swiss Colby ranch dressing cucumber lettuce & tomatoes
Karina
Turkey​ Colby bacon 1000 island dressing cucumber lettuce & tomatoes
Italian
Italian dressing onion lettuce & tomatoes
MEXICAN​
Mexican Club
Turkey bacon Colby lettuce sour cream tomatoes & 1000 island dressing in a flour tortilla
$4.95
Taco Salad
Lettuce tomato seasoned ground beef Colby salsa Colby sour cream & olives w/ a side of tortilla chips
Small $5.50
Large $6.95
Burrito
Seasoned​ ground beef refried beans onion salsa Colby sour cream olives lettuce & tomato in a tortilla
$5.50
Bev Burrito
Seasoned ground beef refried beans onion Colby sour cream & olive smothered in chili
$6.95
Bean Burrito
Refried beans onion salsa Colby sour cream olives lettuce & tomato
$4.95
Super Nachos
Tortilla chips topped w/ seasoned ground beef Colby olives sour cream tomato & salsa
$5.50
SALAD​
Dinner Salad
lettuce tomatoes Colby
$2.50
Deluxe Dinner Salad
Lettuce tomato broccoli carrots & cucumber
$3.95
Chef Salad
lettuce​ tomato ham turkey Colby & egg
$3.95
$4.95
$5.95
Buzz Salad
Chicken fruit toasted pecans & parmesan cheese on a bed of lettuce w/ a side of poppy seed dressing
Spinach Salad
With bacon egg poppy & seed dressing mushroom & croutons
$5.25
Egg Salad
$2.25
Raspberry vinaigrette
Homey mustard
French
Ranch
Tuna Salad
$3.25
Raspberry vinaigrette
Homey mustard
French
Ranch
Cole Slaw
$1.50
Raspberry vinaigrette
Homey mustard
French
Ranch
Fresh Fruits
$3.25
Raspberry vinaigrette
Homey mustard
French
Ranch
Potato Salad
$1.95
Raspberry vinaigrette
Homey mustard
French
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Reviewed November 17, 2019 via mobile

Charming, friendly, fun & had their homemade soup, gluten free bed and it was surprisingly tasty - excellent.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 31, 2019

Had lunch here a week ago and it was really good. I had cheesy potato soup and others had sandwiches. Everything is good.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

The Thursday special is a great deal, in house only. Food is good. Good place to stop by. Really friendly place.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

Had lunch here on Saturday -- Cheese Broccoli soup and 1/2 roast beef sandwich on sour dough bread + a slice of peach pie. The food was good, wholesome, fresh and the staff was friendly and accommodating -- nice lunch spot in downtown Monticello.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

This place has been around for about 30 years. Still making great food. I am amazed at all the options that they offer yet everything is so fresh.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

In Monticello on business, a local took me here. I loved their soup, Wicked Thai and ordered carrot cake to go with it. Plenty of seating here and lots of options on the menu. An art gallery is on the second level.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by on our way through....great food...pie is very good as well. Would highly recommend if you are in the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Love their food! Pulled Pork Fri is my absolute fave! With the Chipotle BbQ sauce. Staff is always friendly. Coleslaw is yummy! They have great food.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

I have frequented this deli more times than I can count. Love the owner & her crew's personalities. Today I had the turkey bacon sandwich on egg bread, and it was quite delish! Sandwiches, salads, and desserts to choose from that will satisfy your palette.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

I had the Bonnie's Turkey Salad on a croissant. Big chunks of Turkey, grape halves, walnuts, and celery on a fresh croissant. I also had a piece of Black berry pie with a flaky crust. I have dined here several times and cannot wait to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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