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The Classic Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed May 11, 2021

We had breakfast at the CC yesterday when we learned that our hotel was not offering a full breakfast because of COVID-19. We’d eaten there a couple of years ago, and it’s still really good. They do offer in house service now, despite what is...written here. We’ll go back. Note to staff: don’t make your hash browns mix in a bucket on the floor in full view of customers.More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed September 25, 2020 via mobile

We're in town for a long weekend. The hotel recommended this place and we're glad they did. The food and staff were amazing. I would definitely come home here again.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed January 19, 2020

Visiting the area and were taken here by friends. We were lucky to get right in, and it was a really great spot!! The menu was varied, and had many creative options. There were a lot of options to go with your meal, and I...was thrilled to learn that grits were offered!! It is difficult to get good grits in the north, but these delivered—-nice and creamy and very tasty!! The omelets were all over-stuffed and the eggs were fluffy. Everyone in our party were pleased with the meal. I also was impressed with the number of gluten-free options, for those who need that. I really enjoyed the meal!!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed October 19, 2019

My wife and I stopped here for a quick breakfast on our way to Cape Cod. The food was good and the service was excellent. We ordered two breakfast sandwiches - one "the western" and the other "the porky," which was a sausage, egg and...cheese. The only slight negative was we weren't big fans of the location of this eatery, as it was outside the nicer areas of Providence. All in all, the breakfast was good so who cares what the surroundings look like?More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed August 18, 2019 via mobile

The food came out quick and was very good. The corned beef hash was home made, not sure if the biscuits were or not. It was reasonably priced as well. Big portions!

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

My son hates onions. But he gave up French fries (which were also well above average) for these onion rings. The potato pancakes which are gluten free were worth the trip in and of themselves. My blueberry pancakes left me returning the next day with...the family. My kids ordered chicken sandwiches which they loved and staff was very accommodating of minor substitutions. Bread is good too. Friendly helpful staff. Nice nostalgic decor. Don’t miss it!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

Neat place with a dinner feel. Waitress was friendly and service was quick. My turkey melt without the bread was good, the flavor from the grilled turkey with the bacon was a great taste. The menu had a wide selection, with reasonable prices.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

My sisters and I spent the weekend at Providence visiting our other sister and stopped in one morning for breakfast. The service was quick and friendly. It’s a small building but with character. The food was out of this world. 10/10 would recommend

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed April 10, 2019

We stopped here for a quick breakfast and had an omelet and a breakfast sandwich. I have both gluten and dairy allergies and they accommodated me nicely. I had an omelet and gluten free toast! The home-fries were very crispy, just the way I like...them! Both the service and the food were great!More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Great place for breakfast, they offer several omelets with great combinations, Benedict’s, many combination dishes and just a general assortment, sometimes for everyone. There is also a gluten free menu. Service is friendly and fast.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Yes, The Classic Cafe offers takeout services.

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