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“Fresh hot and cold food bar steals the show”

Lovey's Natural Foods & Cafe
Ranked #255 of 697 Restaurants in Wilmington
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: Cafe
Dining options: Buffet, Takeout
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Dining options: Buffet, Takeout
Reviewed May 21, 2013 via mobile

Best place for a make your own salad with amazing veggie combos and hot dishes like sauteed kale with garlic and roasted onions or chicken sausage with peppers or Thai noodles. The service is not great but mostly due to poorly defined processes. Love the fresh made juice options and selection of organic groceries for items on the go.

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2  Thank Andrea J
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Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

Expand your horizin with this resturant and grocery. Lunch was great. Try the peanut butter balls. They arre out of this world.

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Reviewed May 9, 2013

I ate here with my daughter because she is a vegetarian. Actually, we have eaten here multiple times. Both of us are able to find many food items that suit our diet. Service was fast and friendly, food quality good, price reasonable. I did walk through the food section of the store but since this is not my ideal food store I cannot say I paid much attention. Every time we have eaten here they have had a pretty full house, so many people must think their food is as good as we do!!!

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Thank Andrew F
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Reviewed April 22, 2013

As our group included a vegan and all the reviews here were so good we decided to give Lovey's a try for lunch at the cafe. This review is for the cafe only as we did not spend any time in the food market area other than passing through.

We arrived for lunch to find a "Specials" board that included Quiche and Salad. As I was not feeing overly hungry I decided that something smaller like that would be fine. The quiche was something that had obviously been sitting around a while in a cold case that they made an attempt to heat up a little. Inside it was yellow liquid and only slightly warm and mostly bland. The biggest problem we had was getting our drinks. All of the drinks in the refrigerator case had added sugar. I can't understand why management would think that people go to the trouble of seeking out a health food spot and then will want to guzzle down liquid sugar instead of a healthy drink to go with their meal. We were told that they had "unsweet tea" when we ordered and that they would bring it to us. We paid for our meals and sat down only to be told after waiting with our food - totally cooled off by then - that they were so sorry but they had run out of unsweetened iced tea so we should make another selection. So that left bottled water as the only choice for a beverage that would not be totally loaded with sugar. We traveled more than 20 minutes from Hampstead because this was billed as the ONLY place to go for vegetarians in the area. We will not be back.

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1  Thank Kvetchmeister
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Reviewed February 13, 2013

Great buffet. Awesome section in the shop side. Tazo tea? They have most of them. The people that work there are helpful and friendly. The only downside is some of the isles are cramped.

Thank Rebecca H
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