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“Outstanding kale and pumpkin salad!”
Review of Dog Lane Cafe

Dog Lane Cafe
Ranked #2 of 41 Restaurants in Storrs
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
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Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating
Description: Dog Lane Cafe is Northeastern Connecticut's newest European/American cafe, offering something for everyone from early morning to late at night. Our menu and our daily specials emphasize seasonal, local and freshly-prepared food, all made to order. Sample from our wide variety of sandwiches, grilled items and freshly tossed salads or help yourself to coffee at our self-service coffee bar - where you get to make it the way you like it. Relax in our comfortable dining room or during warm months enjoy outdoor dining on the patios on both Storrs Road and Dog Lane. Whether you are in hurry or want to take some time and relax with friends, our style of service lets you set your own pace.
Reviewed October 9, 2013

Was looking for that perfect place to eat healthy, local and happy! Kale pumpkin salad was amazing! Environment allows to sit and work or have a meeting. Great selection of hot teas and ginger lemonade was on point! Took ten minutes to get food so plan accordingly-can't wait to go back. Vegetarian friendly but they have lots for carnivores too!

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Reviewed October 7, 2013

Was visiting UConn with my daughter and we grabbed lunch here. Had a great menu with some interesting foods. I loved the grilled cheese with apples and carmelized onions -- was quite a treat. Would visit again...nice to have some variations of an old stand by.

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1  Thank Molch25
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Reviewed August 28, 2013

We had a light and delicious dinner at this new and welcoming restaurant across the street from the college campus. It was a short drive for us from a neighboring town. Menus were easy to read on high, overhead chalkboards and noted soups, salads, sandwiches, and dinner specials, and the prices were great. Each order was a good portion and delicious. Staff were helpful when ordering. There is a nice, casual yet classy atmosphere when eating here - whether breakfast, lunch, snacks or dinner and many large windows let in lots of bright light. A good value - will return for breakfast on the weekend.

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Thank Ann622
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Reviewed August 15, 2013

Enjoyed a nice dinner the other night. I ordered the Cajun Hotdog with a birch beer and my wife had the teriyaki chicken sandwich. Both were good. The atmosphere is relaxing with earth tones throughout the restaurant. The menu is quite extensive we will be back to try more of the menu, so far so good.

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Thank Jim W
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Reviewed August 5, 2013

I was 'here' yesterday (8/4/13)...it might be the last? I had two different coffee flavors around 4 PM. The blends were coconut and breakfast! Both were about the worst coffee I have ever had...almost as bad as what me mother made from pond water. The music was loud and some dysfunctional jazz method behind its misconception. Further, there was an almost constant cacophony and din of blenders, really annoying to the aural senses.

Wait, wait, there's more (Ginsu knives, no)...the menu...the menu! Upon entering was a large
board with 'specials' written there upon. Number heading the list was , "Fish Cake Caeser" (sic).
I told an employee (associate...whatever they are today) that Caesar was spelling incorrectly.
Her retort...I didn't write the menu. Come-on...it's college time. No change was made.

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6  Thank Clay B
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