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Matchbox Cafe

6242 Route 9, one half mile south of the Beekman Arms. We have our own parking., Rhinebeck, NY 12572-3629
+1 845-876-3911
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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6242 Route 9, one half mile south of the Beekman Arms. We have our own parking., Rhinebeck, NY 12572-3629
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

I stay in Rhinebeck a couple of times a year for business. On my way back to my hotel (the Beekman Arms) I spotted this little roadside joint. I walked the .7 miles along Rte 9 and was transported. The owners bring a charming farm-to-table...More

Thank rjfennell
Reviewed 23 April 2018

It was time for a U turn and that brought us to the Matchbox Cafe....thank goodness for U-turns :) It's a little local place but it beats big town Orlando any day. All the food is homemade, fresh, local & yummy. The owner Joanne has...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Best luncheonette place in town. Sam and Joanne run a friendly side of the road café that makes you feel like you stepped back in time. Great baked goods, too. you can eat inside or outside on picnic tables when it’s warm. Hand cut fries...More

Thank rachelevine16
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

We were in town to visit our daughter when she pointed out this place to us. So we decided to stop for lunch before our long road trip home. It doesn’t look like much from the outside but don’t let that fool you. We were...More

Thank Joanna S
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

What a charming outpost in Rhinebeck, the jewel of the Hudson Valley! Artisan breakfasts and lunches. Very casual dinner. A key attribute is that it is BYOB for dinner. The bake shop is first rate, representing the historical background of the owners. If you are...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Although matchbox is a bit more expensive than your average lunch, it is great quality. My favorite of all is there veggie burger. Moist and delicious, unlike any I’ve ever had! Hand cut fries or onion rings are perfect too!

Thank ChantalUES
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We recently stopped in for lunch on a trip to Rhinebeck. The woman at the counter where we placed or order was friendly and helpful handing us a menu as we were reading the specials on the board. The seating is limited but we had...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a best place for burgers, Reuben and red velvet cake. Burgers are perfectly cooked and the Reuben is like you've never tasted before. Best red velvet cake I've tasted for sure. Looks little dinky and old from outside but the food here is...More

Thank frequenttravler20
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This is a small building on Route 9 by itself. The owner/operator was charming and friendly. The food is homemade and delicious. The seating area is tiny. The baked goods looked awesome! Stop in for a delicious burger or special.

Thank sharon m
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Love this cute restaurant in a stone building right on the outskirts of Rhinebeck. Delicious sandwiches and amazing baked desserts.

Thank BTKBrooklyn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6242 Route 9, one half mile south of the Beekman Arms. We have our own parking., Rhinebeck, NY 12572-3629
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rhinebeck
  • Phone Number: +1 845-876-3911
Description
Farm to table, made from scratch, all natural comfort food and cookies. Home of the Matchbox veggie FarmBurger- the most delicious handmade, all natural Veggie Burger.
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