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21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
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Simsbury, Connecticut
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Took myself and two seven year olds here for lunch one beautifil november afternoon. It was a weekday around 130. It is small inside and I could see that a busy weekend at lunchtime it would be tight in there. But for us it was fine. Of course during nice weather you could take it to go and eat outside... More 

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Thank NicolaL69
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Definitely stop in for lunch while at the museum. They serve sandwiches, salads, and soups. Everything we ate today was fresh and yummy. And the price was great too! They are very nice here too!! We'll come back here again!!

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Thank Bob G
West Brookfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

it was a cold winter's day while visiting Dr. Seuss! Any time you can eat while visiting a place, take advantage of its food and convenience

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Thank BobbyP009
Springfield, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

the food is always well prepared and served well. I would eat there everyday if I lived downtown. The soups are the best and all the sandwichs are great.

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Thank kakorb
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Whenever I'm downtown and I need a quick place for lunch - I stop in at Blake House Café. The fare is simple (soup, salads and sandwiches); I have never been disappointed. I love the chef salad, and often add the grilled chicken breast as an extra protein. The Roast Beef sandwich has always been a winner. The staff at... More 

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Thank MacsTravels
boston
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

Blake House Cafe and Benson's Bagels catered breakfast and lunch for a recent conference for 50 people held at the museum. Staff was incredibly helpful and food was fresh and healthy--we got lots of compliments on the quality of the food. A previous visit to the cafe to check out the offerings was a pleasant, if simple, experience. Highly recommend.

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Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

ok food limited menu. Inexpensive prices for food at this cafe nest to the Spfld. Museums. YOu place order then sit and pick up food. Food more for lunches --salads and sandwiches and drinks

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Thank woody096
Delray Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

If you are enjoying the museums, plan to have a soup and/or sandwich at the Blake cafe. Not much atmosphere, but reasonable and tasty!!

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Thank onesweetgem
Bayville, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

We went on a quiet day after a bank holiday. It was nice compared to other museum cafes. They were just restocking everything, so the selection was not as big as usual. The sandwiches were tasty, and they stocked smoothies and in general a nice menu.

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Thank viganiko
Abuja, Nigeria
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

We ate at Blake House Cafe after a quick visit to the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden. We were looking for a quick bite and were pleased to see on the menu salads, soup, and sandwiches. Seemed perfect. I ordered the chef salad and was informed that they didn't have any forks. Odd problem that would seem to have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield

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