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948 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-2341
+1 860-423-4243
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“tapas” (9 reviews)
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948 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-2341
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Lunch time on a Sunday. Enjoyed the food which was fresh and tasty. The bacon was just right and to die for.

Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Eastern CT doesn't typically spring to mind when considering foodie hot spots, but there are a few gems that deserve consideration, and Cafemantic is one of them. The tapas concept has become widespread, but some places are still doing it well. Offerings are local and...More

1  Thank LaurieR1021
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I debated, honestly, whether to give Cafemantic 4 or 5 stars. We had a wonderful evening there; the food and service were excellent, but that being said, it's a small, somewhat bare-bones space, so if you are looking for a lot of ambiance to go...More

Thank Ivonasimages
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

It feels more like New York City than a restaurant in Eastern Connecticut ... Delicious choices of tapas..Cool decor... Great outdoor dining area. Definitely not a family(children) oriented set up or menu... But adults of all ages can certainly enjoy.

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Last night we went to Cafemantic, which is a favorite of ours amongst the local eateries. I will admit it was quite busy, however I waited longer than usual for my meal (and we’ve been there on busy nights before). This time, our waitress wasn’t...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We really enjoyed the flavor and presentation of our lunch. Four of us shared starters and we all had something different for our entree yet everyone raved about the taste. Can't wait to go back!!!

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Had lunch and it was fresh and wholesome sandwiches with masculine mix salads. The waiter is always friendly, suggests new items and professional.

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We just had our second experience with lunch at Cafemantic. Pros: It has a menu of quality, imaginative selections, including soups, salads, sandwiches and some appetizer plates. We enjoyed the cheese plate to start, then pork belly and roast beef sandwiches, served with half-sour pickles...More

Thank MarLa54
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious Brunch. Bloody Mary was deliciously wonderful. Frittata was simply delicious. Great staff.

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Great little place on Main Street in Willimamtic. Food choices are very healthy and different from any other restaurant in the area. They also cater events such as weddings. Atmosphere is cozy they also have outside seating. Love going here with my girlfriends and having...More

Thank bosco8988
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 948 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-2341
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Willimantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-423-4243
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Chef-driven, seasonal, delicious dishes showcasing the bounty of eastern Connecticut farmers, food makers, and fisherman. Lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. "Unfussy, terrifically fresh food in a comfortable, quirky setting..." Rand Cooper, The New York Times
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