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The Perfect Cup Cafe

7460 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707-9294
+1 302-239-9118
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
4 weeks ago
“Cuppa Whatever”
14 Oct 2017
“Nice spot, very much a ladies place”
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7460 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707-9294
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Neighborhood coffee shop as they all used to be before Starbucks. Local newspapers and other local brochures and info. Good coffee and muffins too.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Had the soup and the salad luncheon, the soup came in a tea cup and the sandwich matched. It is not for the hungry father bear but the fo fie stuff will titivate the ladies.

Thank vrrooom
Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you have a problem with hair in your food coupled with a nasty owner, then this is a place to be avoided. We had two sandwiches with 6 hairs. Before the current owner, this was a nice place to have breakfast, but the quality...More

Thank Hockessin_Consumer
Management response:Responded 11 September 2017

We are very sorry that you had hair on your plate. On a very busy day mistakes can happen and we are sorry that you had this experience. We remade your food and refunded you more than enough money to cover your total order that...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a place I used to visit often. The food was good, and service was too. Things have changed. The line was to the door, the guy at the register was pleasant but not efficient. I placed my order for two short stacks of...More

2  Thank tealuv
Management response:Responded 10 September 2017

We are extremely sorry and sad that you had this experience. We wish you had brought the problem with the food to our attention immediately so we could have had the opportunity to make things right at the time it happened. We understand on busy...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

After taking a nice long walk in Auburn Heights, we decided to grab a bite to eat at The Perfect Cup Café. We had been here for coffee and breakfast, but never lunch. We both had salads and everything was fresh and delicious. I had...More

Thank Beth_McD05
Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

Thank you. Many of our customers come in for lunch and coffee after visiting one of our local nature centers and preserves. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Consistently good sandwiches, salads and baked goods keeps me coming back. Fresh ingredients and smiling faces make it a pleasure.

1  Thank sashabeau
Management response:Responded 30 May 2017

Thank you. We appreciate your kind remarks.

Reviewed 25 August 2016

Spectacular food. Fresh ingredients and impeccable dedication to detail.A gem of a cafe in the heart of Hockessin Delaware.

Thank 119wyethway
Management response:Responded 13 August 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

A non-chain Starbucks. What Starbucks aspires to be - a neighborhood meeting place with good coffee and snacks. This is the precious real thing.

Thank Mark W
Management response:Responded 20 July 2017

Thank you. We really like good coffee and espresso. We also enjoy that so many of our customers choose us to meet their friends, family and business associates. We are happy you did.

Reviewed 28 June 2016

Food used to be really good here but this year it has taken a down turn. Place is filled with smoke from the burners so that our eyes burn if we go there to sit and have a cup of coffee. Used to be able...More

Thank Consiglia
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I wanted to get a pound or so of some different coffee beans to try, and remembered that this place sold whole coffee beans. In previous visits, I always felt welcomed, not this time. I bought a pound of beans and after I paid the...More

2  Thank MWazie
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
5:40 AM - 3:00 PM
5:40 AM - 3:00 PM
5:40 AM - 3:00 PM
5:40 AM - 3:00 PM
5:40 AM - 3:00 PM
5:40 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7460 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707-9294
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Hockessin
  • Phone Number: +1 302-239-9118
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Locally owned Esspresso /Coffee Cafe serving organic coffee, pastry, breakfast and lunch cafe. Advise us of your food allergies so we can work with you. We have many Gluten Free options including pancakes, waffles and sandwiches. There are outdoor tables (seasonally) and free wi-fi.
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