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William Street Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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30 William St S, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 4S1, Canada
+1 519-360-1932
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08:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Ontario Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We love this coffee shop because you feel right at home once you enter the door. Service is great, the atmosphere is relaxing and prices are reasonable.

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Thank hummingbird8
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

A beautiful cafe with a great selection of loose-leaf teas and four really impressive rosemary plants.

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Thank Kate R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Nice to sit and enjoy a relaxing coffee with my daughter home from college. Great way to stay the afternoon.

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Thank Angela C
Chatham, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I love this cafe. We go often. Great atmosphere. Filled with local art. Perfect place for coffee, lunch or dessert.

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Thank Jen P
Chatham, Canada
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Been there several times for business meetings or just to meet with friends and EVERY TIME the staff was delightful. The coffee is great and the sweets... you need to have someone to hold you back, for real. Love the place!

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Thank Florin M
Chatham, Canada
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

You order and pay at a counter, then they either deliver it to your table or you pick it up. They don't have a big menu; just a couple of pasta salads (cold) and sandwiches are their specialties, but they need to switch them up once in awhile.. Nice place to go for coffee and dessert. Doesn't seat a large... More 

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Thank Judy G
Vancouver, B.C. , Canada
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is a cozy coffee/ lunch cafe with homemade delicacies and the most delicious desserts. We had lunch two days on our 3 day stay in Chatham and only wished we had room for the individual lemon meringues after our devious chicken sandwich.

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Thank natalie43
Toronto, Canada
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41 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

I'm glad that someone posted the William Street Cafe sign here - I almost walked into the Chilled Cork at the corner instead... On William Street, the Cafe sign indicates the entrance to this cafe. As someone else indicated there is no table service - just go up to the counter at the back to order. I ordered a hummus... More 

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Thank lbm770
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Very cozy café to stay for a small break. Very nice staff!!! The prices were okay, not too expensive, and the food and drinks tasted good. The atmosphere was nice, very calm and quiet. I felt comfortable :). It didn’t take my breath away, but if I was near the café, I would definitely visit it again...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Coffee Culture The William St Cafe was quite wonderful. During the time that my classmates and I shared at that exquisite place, i enjoyed an iced coffee, coffee, and a soda. I learned quite quickly that service there was practically unbeatable, and the social opportunities grew with every step deeper into the cafe. The tastes were so vibrant, and every... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 William St S, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 4S1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Chatham-Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 519-360-1932

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