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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $10
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Contemporary
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed March 11, 2021 via mobile

I think everything from start to finish was not only unique but so needed. The food was fresh, tasted great, the service was polite & the concept was rewarding to participate in. Even though they’re not looking for staff help, the idea of helping out...your fellow human is seldom seen but very much needed. Kudos to the staff & proprietor for bring all the elements of a good meal & contributing to the welfare of their neighbors for providing such a warm experience.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed February 4, 2020

wonderful effort for fresh healthy food and a great concept! Food is fresh and locally sourced definitely worth a visit to support the community!

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?3  
Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

This is a nice place for the family and friends the food is Great the Employees are very nice. The price is great for what the offer and your helping the community So add this place to your list for sure

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?2  
Reviewed September 16, 2019

Came across this place while shopping in Boone recently. We asked a college student standing outside if she recommended it; she said she was waiting for a friend so they could go in and enjoy her favorite, the Reuben melt, on the menu that day....We decided to take a chance and were so glad we did. All of the daily offerings are based on area farm products, and the price of your meal is only "suggested"---no one who is hungry is turned away. There were three kinds of soup (I had the Brie, onion and bacon), several salad options, the above mentioned "melt" and a vegan version of it, plus pear crumble. When was the last time you had pear crumble---if ever! It was all delicious, served in a most friendly, clean dining room with lovely murals by local artists. This is a must for your dining in Boone!More

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?2  
Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

Since discovering Farm Cafe we have returned several times and enjoyed each meal. Fresh local produce + great chef + great volunteers + great concept = a very satisfying and delicious lunch. Thank you.

Date of visit: June 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

We came across this restaurant just to eat lunch. The food was GREAT. We found out that this is not a typical restaurant that we will go to. What a great help to the community. We’re excited to come back.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 2, 2019

The concept behind this business is very cool. Everything is farm fresh and they don't have a menu they just make whatever ingredients they received fresh that day. Very cool "home cooked" vibe. Make sure to donate!

Date of visit: May 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed March 16, 2019

Great place in Downtown Boone, lunches are a set menu.. two different plate sizes to choose from, friendly staff, good food,

Date of visit: March 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed February 15, 2019

This restaurant had me from the minute I learned that they feed the hungry. The way it works is that you go in and order from a cafeteria style setting. There are suggested prices for plates ($7) and platters ($10), including entrée, side, drink, dessert....If you pay more than the suggested price, your donation goes into a jar for those who cannot afford to pay that much. If a person comes in who cannot afford to pay at all, they are fed in exchange for working a short shift at the restaurant. The day we visited, they were serving barbecue, barbecued tofu, locally grown vegetables, and a couple of choices of small desserts. The servings were generous and the food was tasty. Would I go back? Definitely! The food is great and the cause is even greater.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Helpful?3  
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Great menu and great pricing. Country food at its best. Home cooked and fresh vegetables!! I had a vegetable late and water. Healthy lunch for under 10.00!!!!!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Helpful?3  
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Frequently Asked Questions about Farm Cafe

  • Yes, Farm Cafe offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Farm Cafe offers delivery services.

  • Farm Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5
    • Atmosphere: 4