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Barb's Soups On Cafe - CLOSED

311 College Ave, Elmira, NY 14901-2705
+1 607-398-7278
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
12 Feb 2016
“Pleasant atmosphere but overpriced”
1 Jan 2016
“Old farts diner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
311 College Ave, Elmira, NY 14901-2705
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Reviewed 12 February 2016

Had soup and sandwich for lunch at Barb's Soups on Cafe. Pleasant atmosphere with decent food but a little pricy for what is served. No off street parking - near Elmira College. Sort of a quaint place to eat that reminded me of the little...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Everything here comes off the Sysco food supply truck, just add water, heat and serve. If you like cemeteries with the walking dead, this is the place. I think the youngest patron I saw was only 79.

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Charming Décor. Quick and Efficient service. Nice selection of soups and sandwiches. When we were there the menu included Vegan and Vegetarian options.

Thank Roman K
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Hey, if you love Sysco "just add water" soup mix then you'll be right at home here. Most patrons are over 80 and have no taste buds anyway. And the stench of old lady perfume will make you gag.

Thank Davie S
Reviewed 4 March 2015

After passing this place many times on the way to or from home, I decided it was time to give them a try. The place is clean and friendly and has a nice selection of food items. I tried their hamburger with fries and the...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 21 February 2015

Love this place for a soup and sandwich lunch. Always several choices of soup and sandwiches are tasty and generous

Thank SEF056
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Great first experience. Soup was delicious. I ordered a cup and wished I'd ordered a bowl. I also had a chicken salad sandwich tha was just right. Enjoyable luch. Great atmosphere.

Thank LindaL47682
Reviewed 3 November 2014

I love local restaurants. I had high hopes and had heard great things prior to going here. Any hope of enjoying my food was dashed when i looked inside of my drink to see a clump of backwash. This was BEFORE my food arrived. I...More

1  Thank brandonjcarlisle
Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

My wife and I were craving soup and wanted someplace different. Found this place and glad we did. Nice charm of a place. Many different soups to choose from. My wife got the beef and barley and I got the Italian. Very tasty! Hit the...More

Thank mroyal35
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Wife and I went here yesterday for lunch. It took about 10 minutes for anybody to acknowledge our presence. When we asked the server for a recommendation, he said, "I don't really try anything from here". That was kind of scary and should have walked...More

Thank Michael R
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:30 - 15:30
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16:30 - 20:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 College Ave, Elmira, NY 14901-2705
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: +1 607-398-7278
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