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Global Cafe

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820 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2658
785-838-4600
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Overland Park, Kansas
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I stopped for brunch. We always enjoy supporting local restaurants. The menu had a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options. Our server checked on us at least three times before we were ready to order. I got the feeling he was rushing us, although he said "take your time." My daughter ordered the fried egg sandwich... More 

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Thank JanetOPKS
Lawrence, Kansas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was average but the service was without question well below average. The hostess and ultimately our server spent more time on her phone than serving her three tables. She failed to check on her tables and was quite rude with an attitude when approached to go beyond the initial order and bringing out the food. We had to... More 

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Thank ChessMaster1971
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I have never been treated so rudely! After asking for a table away from the front door, to avoid the draft on my elderly parents and son, I was told "I am the hostess and I will sit you right here. (In front of the door.) I thought she was kidding for there were open tables away from the door.... More 

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Thank JDKS
Palos Hills, Illinois
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80 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

The menu offers a variety of selections that are not found at every other restaurant. The meals are cooked to order, so it may take a little while to get your entree once ordered. The food was tasty and the overall experience good. They're only open until 3 so stop in early.

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Thank ontheroadagain928
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This place advertises that they are using green chili sauce from New Mexico and they are not kidding. There sauce is authentic and the food is very good. I had the black beans and rice. I was not disappointed. This dish was well spiced and the green chili provided just enough kick.

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Thank Brian K
Weston, Connecticut
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

By far, Global Cafe has the best coffee in downtown Lawrence. The menu of "scrambles" is top rate. Service is excellent.

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Thank Michael I
Lawrence, Kansas
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I reviewed them once long ago rather positively. Now, I'm thinking they're dipping the other direction. While I find their food good, their service seems to have become terrible. We went in twice in the last year, and both times, our servers took forever to do anything--from putting in our order to payment. The last time we were there was... More 

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Thank Pschalert
Lawrence, Kansas
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155 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

I am regular at Global Cafe! While I really like the atmosphere, the energy, the menu and the overall character of the place, what keeps me coming back is their eggs! They source them locally, and they are cruelty free. Not only does that come out in the taste of what they serve, I feel good about consuming eggs from... More 

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Thank AirJanet
Saint Louis, Missouri
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

you HAVE to get the breakfast bowl, especially if you like spice! the staff are super friendly and the atmosphere is perfect for a laid back morning!

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Thank Madeline U
Lawrence, Kansas
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715 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Global is a nice breakfast/lunch place. The food is basically American with a nice Latin American lean. The menu has a lot of variety. The breakfast burrito is my favorite.

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Thank Robert S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, Cafe, Cuban
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2658
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: 785-838-4600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?