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$5 - $15
American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Healthy veggie bowl with grains and sauce on the side meant a veggie friendly dream of flavor. To/go grilled cheese was cheerfully made without the (probably tasty) pimento in case the kid would balk. One outdoor table, wide open space inside. Prompt service with fabulous...southern charm. Adding this to the list of regular SP stops while visiting!More

Date of visit: September 2021
Traz, Owner at Thyme & Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your glowing review MV - we love to meet new customers and grow our Café family. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed June 19, 2021 via mobile

This was a lovely restaurant the service was incredible the food was fresh and very tasty be enjoyed meeting the owner Leslie who treated us to some dessert to some dessert highly recommend this place

Date of visit: June 2021
Traz, Owner at Thyme & Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2021

Thanks for this wonderful drive Int'l MD. Much appreciated. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed February 12, 2020

Didn't know about this restaurant until we searched for a place to have lunch where we had not eaten before. Great food and wonderful service. Will definitely go back again!

Date of visit: February 2020
Lestina240, Owner at Thyme & Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2020

Thank you M.J.B and family - hope to see you again!

Reviewed January 19, 2020

Leslie is the BEST! Always enjoy this little Southern Pines gem of the Sandhills. Delicious fresh farm to table items that are perfectly paired♡ lovely Art House and Ecclectic feel♡

Date of visit: January 2020
Lestina240, Owner at Thyme & Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2020

Well thanks Christina! Our customers keep us smiling every day.

Reviewed September 7, 2019 via mobile

What a treat! I met a friend for lunch. Charming interior. Handles a lot of diners. No one was in a rush to move our table. They let us order and stay at our own pace. I went with their quiche of the day. Great...crust. We both took fruit as our side. My friend really likes their curry, she had the pita wrap on the side, naan style.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Lestina240, Owner at Thyme & Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2019

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We'd be nowhere without our customers! Hope to see you again. Kind regards.

Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

This lovely little cafe offers more than just the normal soup and sandwich options. The Arrepas were absolutely phenomenal, and I can't wait to try their delicious pastry dessert. It's small and cozy, and don't go if you are in a hurry, but take your...time to savor and enjoy.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 8, 2019

Met some dear friends who were staying near Pinehurst for breakfast. We were there on a weekday and it was not at all crowded, but that is not because of the food or the setting. The staff is very friendly and prompt and the restaurant...is nicely decorated. The menu is limited (not a Denny's), but the benefit is everything is prepared well. Portions are generous, food was delicious, coffee flowed freely -- it was a delightful experience all around. The restaurant is flanked by medical offices, but it is well-buffered and separated by pine trees, so it seems to be sitting all by itself among those trees -- which makes it easy to miss, so be on the lookout. You won't regret it.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Lestina240, Owner at Thyme & Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2019

Thanks for your nice review Craig - we hope to see you again!

Reviewed February 3, 2019

A small, charming, eclectic cafe serving fresh, healthy and creative selections. Food may take a little while to prepare, but worth the wait. Servers are very accommodating and friendly. If you save room for dessert, there are several, bakery quality, selections in the "goodies" case...from which to choose.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Amazing pastries, every day. Today, Italian chocolate silk pie, fruit tartelettes, coconut cream pie, key lime pie, cheesecake, cherry brownies, lemon bars and peach white chocolate blondie.

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Wow. I was just here in February and it was 5 stars. On this visit it was 2 stars at best. It took over an hour to get our food and it was not a full restaurant. I expected more out of Leslie and her...crew. It might have been that there were only two women working the room which slowed everything down. So I had the paddy melt expecting a big sandwich and it was a meager burger on toast with cheese melted on the bread not on the meat. Wow, was I dissatisfied! I had recommended this restaurant and brought in 16 customers. Bottom line was they failed to meet expectations. I am sorry to say that I won't be back for some time. It is too bad because my first visit was incredible. I recommend that you change your chef and improve your service. You can do better.More

Date of visit: April 2018
Chief_Egg_Breaker, Owner at Thyme & Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Hello Mike - I'm sorry that you did not have a good experience at our café. From our perspective things played out a bit differently. Typically when one brings in a large group, we have more than 10 minutes warning and we provide a shortened...More

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Thyme & Place Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5