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Cafe Carolina & Bakery

401 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
+1 919-821-7117
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“flatbread” (8 reviews)
“cupcakes” (10 reviews)
“soups” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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401 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

But they also have coffee - espresso, lattes, ... And a quite large menu of flat breads, paninis, sandwiches and more. Fresh, made to order. Many people think of this as a coffee house with snacks - it really is a rather nice lunch place...More

Thank Hank8Raleigh
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

10/10 recommend. Quick and easy but still delicious. Cool downtown-ie feel. The vanilla latte I got is bomb and so is the cinnamon French toast and so is the hubbys bagel and coffee.

Thank jjlillie21
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Seriously I have been dreaming of my next visit. I got the ham and cheese croissant toasted with amazing honey mustard and my daughter got the toasted turkey on sourdough with spicy mayo. We argued about who's was better! Will be going back soon!

Thank kpandthegirls
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing when enjoyed at the Cameron Village location. When you consider that we had a third party service delivery the food to our meeting and the quality was still great, words like epic come to mind.

Thank SeaHawk14
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Super, attentive service and very clean facilities. Very good overall experience and great out door seating.

Thank nctripper2016
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have eaten here several times. I always eat a salad because we typically are too late for Gluten Free breakfast (not after 11 am). Tons of pastries and sandwiches. Otherwise menu options limited for those who are gluten intolerant. Their signature salad is a...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I love it when servers remember your usual order when you walk through the door. I went here for breakfast and lunch. It was accessible to the office I work at. It's always crowded. Sometimes I have to wait for tables to be ready.

Thank LAvenus79
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Stand in line to order, schlepp your own order, clean your table & packaged condiments is not my cupotea. The management was very accommodating in setting up tables for a big group. Portions were large and tasty except the scrambled eggs were burned in places....More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I've eaten at Cafe Carolina locations in Chapel Hill and Cary, and was meeting someone here for professional reasons. Think of it as a Panera -- soups, salads, sandwiches and baked good. Their cupcake with blue frosting is apparently their signature dessert. Free WiFi is...More

Thank TarHeel
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Cafe Carolina is a great place to sit, have some coffee, and catch up with an old friend! Alternatively, Cafe Carolina is also a great place to work quietly on your laptop and feel accomplished! The staff are always friendly and greet you with a...More

Thank Suzanne E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-821-7117
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