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Cronies - CLOSED

220 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981-1577
+1 715-256-2530
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“scones” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (5 reviews)
“coffee bar” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
220 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981-1577
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Reviewed August 1, 2014

We come to Waupaca a few times a year. Always make this one of our can't miss for breakfast or lunch. The food is always great, service is always friendly and welcoming. The coffee is fantastic. It definitely has a small town feel about it....More

1  Thank Buddy005111
Reviewed July 29, 2014

I have only had breakfast here- the pancakes are HUGE! not to mention delicious. The atmosphere is friendly. However, I was not at impressed with the service. The food takes a super long time! we waited over an hour the first time. The second time,...More

Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

The pancakes were at least 12 inches in diameter filled the whole plate I recommend ordering one pancake cause you won't finish 2. They were delicious. The coffee was fantastic also

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed June 19, 2014

This restaurant has very good fresh coffee. The service is hit-or-miss. Sometimes quick, sometimes we wonder what our server is doing because they are all around but not at our table. The food is usually pretty good but not always. It seems the new owner...More

1  Thank Mac G
Reviewed May 28, 2014

We discovered Cronies several years ago when looking for a place to eat on our way to an annual gathering about an hour away and we have visited every year since! We were so pleased to find a locally-owned restaurant with healthy and delicious choices....More

Thank Eleanor H
Reviewed August 31, 2013

Stopped here on a rainy Monday morning after camping at Hartman Creek. The place is very small and cozy with an eclectic "50's diner meets quaint coffee shop" atmosphere. We appreciated the internet connection and the excellent coffee selection. Very friendly service and the pancakes...More

1  Thank MississippiRiverGirl
Reviewed August 26, 2013

A very friendly place with good coffee and plentiful refills. Cute décor and speedy service. I ordered an apple walnut scone, but would not do it again--quite bland and doughy. But maybe I'm too picky! My friends ate the zucchini muffins and a gigantic reeses...More

2  Thank SuefromSauk
Reviewed August 23, 2013

Our Seattle family of four met up with super-fun family in Waupaca, and as always, were in dire need of good espresso drinks. Cronie's saved the day. Conveniently located in quaint Waupaca, this lovely little place has high quality espresso drinks, tailor made to our...More

1  Thank SaraAnneSeattle
Reviewed August 21, 2013

My coffee snob family members from Boston and Seattle all met at the Chain of Lakes. After some initial research we determined Cronies may be the only place in Waupaca with an espresso machine. We returned every day for a week. The service was always...More

2  Thank Eric B
Reviewed April 11, 2013

We go to Cronies for breakfast and lunch every day when we are in Waupaca visiting our parents at the Veteran's home, VA King. I like to try to stay on a healthier path and they are more than willing to work with you to...More

1  Thank CandaceP964
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981-1577
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waupaca
  • Phone Number: +1 715-256-2530
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