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Starving Artist Cafe and Creperie

40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
+1 413-394-5046
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“crepes” (118 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
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Reviewed April 8, 2016

My husband and I always stop here whenever we are in Lee. Their crepes are always delicious and they have so many to choose from, whether you like sweet or savory. This time, I got the raspberry lemon crepe. It was filled with ricotta cheese...More

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here and had the crepes and also the Baked French Onion Soup that was a special for the day. The soup was bubbling hot when served. The crepes were served with a beautiful little salad and also hot. We also had very...More

Thank 709nancyh
Reviewed April 2, 2016

Nice place for a breakfast or brunch. Great crepes and good coffee. Prices were very reasonable. Right in middle of downtown Lee

Thank 995traveler
Reviewed March 26, 2016

I'm not a fan of counter service, here it was ok. I had the Irish Rubin. All three of us agreed the place was very good and would come back.

Thank Daryl K
Reviewed March 26, 2016

While waiting for a friend to run an errand I stopped in here to grab some breakfast. I had a delicious raspberry bar, and then ordered a crepe with scrambled eggs and veggies. It was excellent and came with a side salad, lightly dressed and...More

Thank Margrit M
Reviewed March 25, 2016

We just loved the food but for the price of gluten free skinny crepes we thought you could of added a dollop of cream or yogurt with the few strawberries

Thank flora b
Reviewed March 5, 2016

I have visited this cafe a few times to work and eat and work. They are always very friendly. Seriously great customer service. And there is no problem working as the seating is extensive. There is a little gallery as well. The food is very...More

Thank 518Starry
Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

Liked the atmosphere and food but thought it was a little pricey for what we got. $30 for one sandwich one crepe and 2 small drinks.

1  Thank NYCBizCoach
Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Great place for breakfast or lunch. Got the green eggs & ham and French onion soup. Delicious! Coffee was just soso. Ambience was great. Service excellent. Fun to hang out in sleepy Lee.

1  Thank hannerlib
Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We were travelling back from a Christmas visit to family in Wisconsin and had enough serine plaza food already. Rather than stop for breakfast at anther highway rest stop, we got off of the Mass Pike in Lee and found the Starving Artist in a...More

1  Thank William M
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Looking for a place to sit and have breakfast and do some school work... looks like there is free wifi- how is this place with nut allergies?
September 14, 2016|
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Response from Gemz_12 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer, since it doesn't pertain to me, however, I noted their commitment to quality food. There may have been a sign regarding nuts, but I don't remember.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $13
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 5:00 am
7:30 am - 5:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lee
  • Phone Number: +1 413-394-5046
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The Starving Artist serves freshly-made sweet and savory crepes, panini sandwiches, soups, salads and baked goods, fair-trade and organic pour-over and drip coffee, organic teas, fresh juices and smoothies and other gourmet foods using quality local and organic ingredients.All of our food is made fresh to order. The menu changes seasonally. Enjoy the free wifi internet, artwork, and comfy couch seating!
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