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Cafe del Hidalgo

35 Hypolita St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-6602
+1 904-823-1196
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (262 reviews)
“panini” (38 reviews)
“sandwiches” (36 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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35 Hypolita St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-6602
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It takes a while for Paninis, I understand, but this was training day for someone and the salad we were waiting on was prepared one step at a time and very slowly. Good product, but lucky there wasn't anyone else in there at the time....More

Thank recorder
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Gelato is great tasting but quantity is sample size. Stopped for gelato. 2 scoops are placed in 3” diameter dish 1” deep for over $5.

Thank Mountainman827
Reviewed 15 October 2018

I visit Café Hildalgo for lunch every single time I visit St. Augustine, and if I am there with people who have never been to St. Augustine before, I take them with me. If I know people who are going to be visiting St. Augustine...More

Thank KP D
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

It took 50 minutes to get food and the place wasn’t even half full. There was only one couple in front of us that ordered paninis they had just started working on. The problem was they had two people working both the Italian ice counter...More

Thank CoastE
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I brought our son and grandsons here to eat lunch. There was a nice assortment of paininis, salads, and sandwiches. I had the Mona Lisa panini that had roasted turkey, brie, green apple and cherry preserves. It was great. Hubby and son had...More

Thank 392KarenT
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I must say, we got so much more than expected when we decided to pop in to the restaurant at the last minute. First it was so hot out and they have a water pitcher filled with ice and water to fill your cup until...More

Thank shirleymcmurray490
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Happened on this place walking around. What a find. Had sandwiches, salad and gelato. All ingredients and food made with real care and thought. Chef said he took it over in July and made it his own. Passion and attention to detail is in everything...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Café de Hildago is a MUST!!!! Everything I’ve ever had there is delicious! The new owner has even taken it up a notch by making everything from scratch! My favorite gelato is amoretto. This is the ONLY place in Saint Augustine that makes amoretto gelato!!

Thank Dominique A
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Stopped there by accident because it started to rain but we liked it so much it became our lunch spot during our vacation in St.Augustine. Everyone there was nice and polite, the owner Italian guy came to our table to greet us and even recognized...More

Thank LynnM112017
Lisa G, Owner at Cafe del Hidalgo, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for your kind words!! We’re so glad you stopped by!!! It is definitely a labor of love!! Hope you come back to visit!!

Reviewed 22 June 2018

If Cafe Hidalgo was in my neighborhood, I would always be there! We just decided to stop in because we wanted something refreshing for lunch. The Hidalgo Salad with Sesame Dressing was the best salad I've ever had! The Turkey Cobb Salad was my husband's...More

Thank Venice_FLSandi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Hypolita St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-6602
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-823-1196
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