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Starving Artist Cafe and Creperie

40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
+1 413-394-5046
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“crepes” (97 reviews)
“panini” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ran in quickly to order a pumpkin spice latte they advertised on a sign outside. Service was not especially friendly and the latte was not as good as I hoped. I enjoyed looking over their menu board as I waited and noted some yummy-sounding...More

Thank mjbslb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lines out the door. Great breakfast spot. Order at the counter. Grab a menu before you get up to counter. Delicious, fresh food.

Thank MercJK
Reviewed 1 week ago

The starving artist cafe has local farm to table food . If you like crepes this is the place to go. There is art on the wall that is bright and celebrates diversity . Check out Jesse Parks!Music on Sundays for brunch. Family friendly ....More

Thank sumacv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You know you are in for a good meal if you wait in line. I typically don't like waiting in line for food -who does... I perused the menu and it looked very special and it was. The food was fresh and tasty. Casual and...More

Thank Doug L
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My husband & I ate here last week & enjoyed our vegan lunch very much. Our spicy vegan crepe was delicious and was a good portion. Our vegan salad was fresh with a tasty dressing, but short on tempeh salad. It was our fifth time...More

Thank Cathy W
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast there this past Sunday. My wife has a very limited diet. Starving Artist was able to accommodate all of her restrictions. It is hard to find a restaurant that my wife can actually enjoy a meal in, but we...More

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

If your looking for a place to have a relaxed lunch, check out the Starving Artist Café. They have an extensive menu (including gluten free items) and a large dining area decorated with art that will wind its way into your conversation.

Thank Clamflat
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This funky cafe serves breakfast and lunch dishes, most of which are served as crepes. The food is good, and the ambiance cute, but allow plenty of time. The line to order at the counter moves slowly as only one person is there to take...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We were traveling through the Birkshires and it was time for lunch. So as we passed through Lee we thought WE'D stop at a place we had been before, The Starving Artist Restaurant. Parking was easy and the restaurant itself was warm and cosy. We...More

Thank Jpacek
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere -sitting relaxing with a lavender latte while the kids share a strawberry patch crepe and hot apple cider. Bright, colorful and open and not too crowded at 2:30pm. Great selection of sweet and savory crepes, soup and salads.

Thank Jennifer O
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15 September 2016|
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Response from Gemz_12 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer, since it doesn't pertain to me, however, I noted their commitment to quality food. There may have been a sign regarding nuts, but I don't remember.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 05:00
07:30 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lee
  • Phone Number: +1 413-394-5046
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The Starving Artist serves freshly-made sweet and savory crepes, panini sandwiches, soups, salads and baked goods, fair-trade and organic pour-over and drip coffee, organic teas, fresh juices and smoothies and other gourmet foods using quality local and organic ingredients.All of our food is made fresh to order. The menu changes seasonally. Enjoy the free wifi internet, artwork, and comfy couch seating!
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