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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed December 1, 2019 via mobile

Service is great. Food is delicious. Coffee is delicious. Specials are a bargain. We come often here as we are regulars.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed September 4, 2019

We go for for breakfast very often and it is always perfect! The service and friendliness is wonderful. And the food and coffee is consistently hot and delicious. We love going to the Cardinal! Clearly a "go to" place for us.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed March 19, 2019

I've gone for breakfast with a group. I've gone for lunch alone. I've taken both of my kids there together and separately. Gladys and her staff have always welcomed us with smiles and jokes. The atmosphere is small town. Years worth of local sports teams...adorn the walls. You can see all the love that they have for the the town. The pricing is spectacular. The portions even better. They have tables, booths and a counter. There might be a SMALL wait, but again, it's worth it.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Food is awesome, great small town feel, everyone knows each other. Open for breakfast and lunch only, Gladys is very friendly and knows everyone by name.

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed July 9, 2018

this place is very good, reasonable and awesome food and service. We loved it. It was our first time there.

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed May 27, 2018

You can’t go wrong at the Cardinal Cafe. All of the food is fresh & delicious. Gladys and her staff know most of the regulars. It’s often busy at lunch times but it’s worth the wait.

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed December 23, 2017

Food is good and reasonable priced. Wait staff is friendly. Old style town diner. Breakfast and lunch is great.

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

So I had to stop over to visit a old friends that work on cannon ball road and decided to surprise them with breakfast. I stopped at the cardinal cafe and ordered some Taylor ham sandwiches and coffees the service was really good as I...remembered this place from many years ago when I worked with these guys and would go to the cardinal several times a week. Even though it was an order to go the friendly staff was eager to help and externally nice to me. I grabbed a cup of coffee while I waited and talked with the cashier and counter waitress. The place was pretty much packed at 8 am on a week day was a bit surprised by this would of thought it was a bit slower at this time. But either way didn't effect service one bit. When the order was completed it was quickly rang up and I was on my way. If your in the area give them a go for a nice meal and some friendly service.More

Date of visit: May 2017
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We stopped into this café at the start of a long trip south and had a great breakfast. This is a neighborhood place with friendly and attentive waitresses. Nothing elaborate here. Just good food with the locals in a relaxed atmosphere. Excellent coffee!

Date of visit: May 2017
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service and family friendly. I will definitely be back. Everybody in our group was happy.

Date of visit: May 2017
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Yes, Cardinal Cafe offers takeout services.

Cardinal Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5