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Cafe Lily

308 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Suite B, Decatur, GA 30030-2435
+1 404-371-9119
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“cured salmon” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
308 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Suite B, Decatur, GA 30030-2435
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very comfortable restaurant with a white tablecloth atmosphere. The crowd ranges from seasoned citizens to families to young couples. The food is classic with great fish and my favorite, lamb. The most outstanding feature is the Zinfandel cellar. They have the best selection in the...More

Thank glroberts60
Reviewed 3 days ago

The atmosphere, service and food are a treat at Cafe Lily. The lunch menu has a variety of offerings and they are reasonably priced. My friend and I each ordered the lunch special which consisted of a half sandwich and salad. The restaurant was was...More

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Thank Betty Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of my favorite restaurants. The food, service and price all great. They are always consistant.

Thank infiniti10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and accommodating reception folks. Very attentive,helpful and prompt wait staff. Excellent food, with nice presentation and prepared to perfection. For the quantity and quality very reasonably priced.

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Thank Bill S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Café Lily is a lovely restaurant in downtown Decatur, with friendly staff and warm ambience. A mix of Mediterranean influenced dishes and more traditional American meals with a fresh twist are on the menu. It can be fun to order small plates and share or...More

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Thank Athena N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good place to take the family. Not cheap but I don't mind paying for good food and service. Wasn't crowded like others in the area.

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Thank 838jarretta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed the ambience, class, unusual menu choices which moved us out of our usual choices, and high quality off ingredients in the fabulous dishes!

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Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent variety of international dishes, mostly Mediterranean. Very nice gourmet preparation, tasteful and well presented. Service and facilities Ok. A bit overpriced.

Thank Homero V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best restaurants in the Atlanta metro. It is located about a block from the square in downtown Decatur. It is perfect for a date or special dinner but also has a relaxed feel and is perfect for lunch, dinner or...More

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Thank allanbcrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with friends who had been there before. Friendly & helpful waitstaff. You can eat indoors or out. There is a bar. The food offerings were varied. I happened to choose poorly for me. I misunderstood what would actually be delivered. It was only ok...More

Thank pebbleskip
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
garybov
Is parking available? If so, where?
24 February 2016|
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Response from CafeLily | Property representative |
We have private parking places all around our building. Also, there are street meters everywhere, and they're only active until 6pm Monday-Saturday, and they're free on Sundays. There is also a public lot at the end of... More
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Mary G F
Do you take lunch reservations?
16 November 2015|
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Response from CafeLily | Property representative |
Hi, there! Yes, we take lunch reservations, but you must call the restaurant, as we currently do not utilize Open Table for lunch. Thanks for your interest! - Cafe Lily
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Mary G F
Do they take lunch reservations?
16 November 2015|
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Response from CafeLily | Property representative |
Hi, there! Yes, we take lunch reservations, but you must call the restaurant, as we currently do not utilize Open Table for lunch. Thanks for your interest! - Cafe Lily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Suite B, Decatur, GA 30030-2435
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 404-371-9119
  • E-mail
Description
Cafe Lily is a venerable neighborhood bistro offering an eclectic variety of cuisines from around the Mediterranean Sea: Italy, France, Greece, Spain, North Africa, and the Middle East.

Established in 1999, Cafe Lily remains the quintessential Decatur restaurant, whether you're looking for a nice, romantic dinner, a celebration party, a large event, to entertain clients, or just some small plates and a nice glass of wine!