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Seismic Joint


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$5 - $10
American, Cafe
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

Critical sanitary violation: I've seen an employee using a restroom, NOT washing his hands and immediately starting to work at the restaurant preparing food ! I complained to the manager, but she dismissed my complaint. Think twice if you want to eat at such a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank EG_TAuser
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We had been to the Exploratorium with our grandson (awesome), and were seeking an informal restaurant. Although they had hot dogs in the restaurant located inside the facility, our grandson wanted a hamburger. Just in front of our entrance to the exploratorium was the Seismic...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank bsimosd
Reviewed March 24, 2017

This restaurant is conveniently located within the Exploratorium so between that and the friendly staff working on the afternoon when we visited, they would earn 4 stars. However we had to lower it a star because the cost and the flavors left a little room...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank wanderwithsarah
Reviewed November 20, 2016

I split a premade sandwich w a friend and it was good, but the french fries seemed overcooked (or we wondered if the fries may have been cooked earlier and then re-cooked) and hard. We were there just before closing and there was a couple...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank 4NY2VA
Reviewed January 6, 2016

There is a large selection of food, most of it healthy. The prices were reasonable. It is self serve. It is part of the Exploratorium. The charge slip said Seaglass Cafe.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Fred T
Reviewed May 26, 2014

While my husband was dying for his coffee, we decided to go for the fruit salad, and we were so happy with our choice, they use greek plain yogurt to go with it and besides to be so refreshing it was so delicious me and...More

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank KEZC29
Reviewed March 20, 2014

The food choices is amazing and varied for every taste! It's nice that even though it's attached to a museum that caters to kids is hoping to expose children and families to more than a hot dog or chicken fingers--open up and explore! You're not...More

Date of visit: March 2014
Thank Sojournarita
Reviewed January 13, 2014

Although the wait to enter the cafe was long, it was worth the wait. The food choices were surprisingly good, prepared to order and extremely unusual for such a venue. They had a large sushi bar, gourmet sandwiches etc. The prices were fair for what...More

Date of visit: January 2014
1  Thank FOODCRITICDoylestown
Reviewed November 28, 2013

We took our 9 year old grandson to the new venue - he loves the place, and cant blame him. But when it came time for lunch, well, lets say that the choices left a lot to be desired. I read in other reviews about...More

Date of visit: November 2013
1  Thank JDB68
Reviewed October 20, 2013

We had a very nicely prepared sushi lunch while visiting the Exploratorium. A couple of sushi rolls was just right for two.

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank LodiTraveler1966
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