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111 E College Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32301-7703
+1 850-222-3253
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I've been eating lunch, or sometimes breakfast at the Uptown for a couple of decades and the food is always exactly what I was hoping for, whatever I ordered. It's my neighborhood sandwich and salad place, whether a quick take out or efficient lunch meeting or just a place to take a breather and enjoy a great lunch, maybe sitting... More 

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Thank Mary L
North Palm Beach, Florida
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We visited on a busy game day morning & were told the wait would only be about 15-20 mins. We were shown to the waiting lounge & offered coffee & mimosas. Once at our table, the waitress prompt & friendly, happily answering all our questions. The large portions were quickly & were delicious. The waitress checked on us but was... More 

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Thank krjmal
Crawfordville, Florida, United States
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

A wide varieties of sandwiches, salads and pastries in addition to beverages. The staff is very professional.

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Thank retiradaporfun
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

Really need to clean this place up. Have to shut your eyes and walk to the front to order to not see all the grit an garbage. Staff is more short & rude than friendly, and once you make a to go order it's a fight of where to wait if there are more than two people waiting. Used to... More 

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Thank Jan P
Tallahassee, Florida
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

Great local flavor, lots of local notables eat here. The food is really good and fast, lots of variety. Bottomless cup of coffee, reminds me of a cafe in a college town anywhere.

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Thank David W
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

Shady outdoor tables and cool indoor seating; good-value fresh sandwiches, soups and salads; iced tea with fresh mint and lemon; cookies and brownies; good coffee. And the owners are local, community-spirited and just plain friendly. What's not to love?!

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Thank TakeBigBites_Slowly
Tallahassee, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2013

This is a good local place. It is almost like Cheers where everyone there knows you name. They have a good breakfast. Not exotic, just good food. Good breakfast and omlets. Also good lunch for sandwiches and salads.

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Thank BobI4431
Moultrie, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

We enjoy the sea food and the service is dependable. A good value for the price. Convenient location and nice atmosphere.

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Thank sogalaw
Fernandina Beach, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2012

Nice neighborhood spot with friendly staff and good simple food. Great breakfast and outdoor seating.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 E College Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32301-7703
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-222-3253

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?