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Ole Time Cafe

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470 W Dearborn St, Englewood, FL 34223-3148
+1 941-474-4141
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08:00 - 14:00
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Wed - Sun 08:00 - 14:00
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Francestown, New Hampshire
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I think this place is for sale it should be because the staff are so unpleasant! Sat down for lunch and the waitress wouldn't take the order because the kitchen was too busy.

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Thank twobeach
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

I'm reading all these positive reviews and wondering how this cafe so badly missed the mark today! I went in for breakfast, to go, and was told I couldn't order a combination of pancakes, sausage, bacon, and eggs. I would have to order them each separately (because they were "too busy" or else they'd let me make a combo?). I... More 

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Thank Addison A
Englewood, Florida
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We had lunch here and the food was plentiful and delicious. They have a nice, big outside deck under an oak that is really comfortable. Our server was friendly and on the spot with everything we needed. Looking forward to trying out other menu items.

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Thank Connie M
Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This restaurant was a jewel. It is locally owned and so very affordable. The menu has a wide variety of items including breakfast served until 2 pm(closing time) Our group ate a variety of sandwiches, soups and breakfast and were not disappointed with any selection. They offer both inside and outside dining; but, we only ate outside. The patio is... More 

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Thank Barbsays
Columbus, Ohio
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for Sunday Brunch. It was fantastic. We sat outside under the wonderful oak tree on the Beautiful patio. Great Service from our waitress, the manager and the other waitress. Everyone genuinely pleasant. Food was homemade and fresh. Will definitely go back

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Thank Denise R
Englewood, Florida
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56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We decided to go out for a late breakfast, and we are always looking for good places close by. We used to go to this restaurant when we moved down here several years ago, but we had not been here for the past 2 years. Wow. We were in for a great surprise. The food was much better than I... More 

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Thank royvanhorn
Sarasota, Florida
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Went to Englewood for breakfast at our usual place on a Saturday but it was closed. We saw this place with outdoor seating on a big deck under an ancient, shady Oak tree. Decided to give it a try. Served by Penny who was delightful. Mimosas! Excellent, fresh, top quality food! Absolutely will be back. Can't believe the low prices... More 

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Thank aaronschlett
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The outdoor seating on a wooden deck under a huge live oak tree gives The Ole Time Cafe a very Key Westy type of feel. Then I found out they have Mimosas. A Key Westy atmosphere AND Mimosas? Yeah, I'm sold already and our food isn't even here yet. Ending this now, will continue soon... (35 minutes later) Ok, I'm... More 

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Thank Matt H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I've been here before and wasnt the best but I heard it reopened and it's new owners so I figured I'd try it again. now it is amazing I love the new deck and such nice people and the food is really cheap and so good! I hope they open for dinner soon! I'll be sure to come back very... More 

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Thank Brady E
Englewood, Florida
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Love the location and the outdoor seating is really nice. Service is good and the old time flavor is enjoyable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 W Dearborn St, Englewood, FL 34223-3148
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: +1 941-474-4141
Description
Formally Cafe de la Bay, Ole Time Cafe is open everyday from 7:30-2:00 and serves Breakfast and Lunch all day. We have homemade bread, as well as many other delicious homemade meals, such as unique salads and sandwiches. Located in the heart of Englewood on Dearborn Street, we offer seating outside on our patio under the big shaded oak tree, where you can watch all the happenings on Dearborn Street, as well as indoor seating. Daily specials. We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?