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“Eat an omelet outside.”
Review of Garden Cafe

Garden Cafe
Ranked #385 of 3,691 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $12 - $20
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating
Neighborhood: East Dallas
Description: The Garden Cafe is one of the most unique restaurants in Dallas. We offer excellent homemade breakfast and lunch. Just about everything we serve is made from scratch with fresh ingredients. We even source many of our herbs and vegetables from our own organic garden surrounding the beautiful patio! We serve organic, humanely produced pasture raised eggs, and organic, fair trade, bird friendly coffee. You would be hard pressed to find any other restaurant in our price point with as much made-from-scratch fresh food. We offer a menu pleasing to both omnivores, and vegetarians. Free wi-fi. Unlimited drink refills...Even a Poetry Dinner event with a three course meal followed by open mic poetry. We feature local rotating art, artist receptions, book signings, and local musicians every once in a while.
Reviewed January 16, 2011

Great little cafe tucked away. Good food: omelets, Sweet potato pancakes, and fish tacos. The trick is, go when it's not cold and eat outside. The garden area patio is so tranquil in the midst of the big city. They only serve breakfast and lunch, so get there early.

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Reviewed July 27, 2008

cute out of the way place but the food was simply ok. the cold cuts on the sandwich came from a super market blister pack. the coleslaw was also prepackaged from a super market. no real culinary talents. you could make this stuff yourself from ingredients in your own refrigerator.

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Reviewed February 12, 2008

Can't beat their home cookin!

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Reviewed January 23, 2008

Great with Birkenstocks

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Reviewed January 6, 2008

Tiny East Dallas tradition for decades... a neighborhood jewel. Breakfast, lunch, and weekend brunch. Fish tacos, blue plate special, homemade biscuits and other comfort food.

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