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46 W Main St, Ste 1, Mystic, CT 06355-2588
+1 860-245-0017
07:00 - 19:00
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Mystic, Connecticut
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120 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We've taken to stopping here for coffee on one of our many strolls into town. The place isn't bad but it could benefit from a good cleaning. It could be a bit more inviting but at the end of the day, the coffee is decent. It could be a Mystic gem if they tried a little harder.

Thank erinontheroad
Level Contributor
23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I love the chowder and chai latte tea. Fun to sit and read the Times. The owner and staff are friendly and accommodating. Inexpensive.

Thank keepthedream
Level Contributor
62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch to get a quick sandwich, not too much to choose from and the staff just expected you to know the options that come on the chicken sandwich, and seemed annoyed when you asked what the options were. I'm not sure if he was new but definitely did not seem happy to be working and did not... More 

Thank Jenny L
London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We wanted a quick sandwich and a coffee so went and ordered. When we sat down we looked around and saw how dirty it was bit late to cancel as order was paid for... you couldn't see out of the window for the coffee splashes inside and the dirt outside. The table was dirty on the sides from dried food... More 

Thank Birdie980
Boston, Massachusetts
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111 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We stopped in for a cup of coffee after dinner. The prices were reasonable. We took our coffee to go. We returned the next night and added a delicious fresh baked cookie to our order. The cool air in the shop felt great on a hot night.

Thank PrincessDed
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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97 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We were dehydrated on a very warm day in August, and stopped in only for bottled water. So in all fairness, I cannot comment on the coffee or food but can give an opinion on the service and surroundings. It is a small, local place and there were a number of people relaxing and seemingly enjoying their coffee drinks. There... More 

Thank Bonnie-says-so
Sevierville, United States
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171 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I love finding Hole in the Walls. I was looking for a breakfast place as I was traveling up I-95 and decided to stop in Mystic. I couldn't find any place serving breakfast, but I found Bartleby's. What a quaint dining room with a very impressive bakery case, local art featured on the walls and for sale, books, and a... More 

1 Thank Matthew U
Northampton, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Stopped in for iced coffees and Italians sodas, The drinks were adequate and the atmosphere was OK. However, we found the two women behind the counter to be unfriendly and completely unappreciative of our business.

Thank AnnieAndLittleJoe
New Albany, Indiana
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I was craving a cup of coffee and we happened upon this wonderful place. I had a delicious cappuccino. It was very smooth and satisfied my longing for a jolt of caffeine.

Thank Dee Dee H
Boulder, Colorado
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

For mocha lovers out there, avoid ordering it at this place. Tasted like hot chocolate and had no foam. I have been around mystic looking for a good mocha and so far only place that knows how to make it is Vault in Mystick Village

Thank BoulderFrenchie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$9
American, Cafe, Soups
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 W Main St, Ste 1, Mystic, CT 06355-2588
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-245-0017
Freshly brewed estate coffees and full espresso bar. We have 30 different kinds of tea, sandwiches and wraps and desserts.

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