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The Perfect Cup Cafe

7460 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707-9294
+1 302-239-9118
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible5%
6 days ago
“More than just a coffee shop!!!”
30 Apr 2017
“Great for coffee and a quick bit to eat”
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7460 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707-9294
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After taking a nice long walk in Auburn Heights, we decided to grab a bite to eat at The Perfect Cup Café. We had been here for coffee and breakfast, but never lunch. We both had salads and everything was fresh and delicious. I had...More

Thank Beth_McD05
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Consistently good sandwiches, salads and baked goods keeps me coming back. Fresh ingredients and smiling faces make it a pleasure.

1  Thank sashabeau
Management response:Responded 30 May 2017

Thank you. We appreciate your kind remarks.

Reviewed 24 August 2016

Spectacular food. Fresh ingredients and impeccable dedication to detail.A gem of a cafe in the heart of Hockessin Delaware.

Thank 119wyethway
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

A non-chain Starbucks. What Starbucks aspires to be - a neighborhood meeting place with good coffee and snacks. This is the precious real thing.

Thank Mark W
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. We really like good coffee and espresso. We also enjoy that so many of our customers choose us to meet their friends, family and business associates. We are happy you did.

Reviewed 27 June 2016

Food used to be really good here but this year it has taken a down turn. Place is filled with smoke from the burners so that our eyes burn if we go there to sit and have a cup of coffee. Used to be able...More

Thank Consiglia
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I wanted to get a pound or so of some different coffee beans to try, and remembered that this place sold whole coffee beans. In previous visits, I always felt welcomed, not this time. I bought a pound of beans and after I paid the...More

1  Thank MWazie
Reviewed 30 May 2016

My brother and friend who frequent the cafe told me I should try it. Well, I did and must say I was left feeling disappointed. I ordered the curtis sandwich(turkey, swiss, cran mayo). The turkey was in chunks and the sandwich was very messy which...More

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Lunched here with two business associates. We all raved about our sandwiches. I had the gardenburger with a side of broccoli salad and a hazelnut latte, all of which were excellent. The prices are a bit on the high side, but it's worth it for...More

Thank phyrn
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Loved it ! Two trips, Chicken Pesto salad the first time, Reuben sandwich the second, both excellent. Fresh ingredients, friendly service, casual atmosphere, I'm going back every chance I get.

Thank Saurabh S
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Great place to have lunch and a cup of tea with friends. Menu has a nice variety and staff are very courteous and personable.

Thank Dee_in_DE
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
05:40 - 15:00
05:40 - 15:00
05:40 - 15:00
05:40 - 15:00
05:40 - 15:00
05:40 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7460 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707-9294
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Hockessin
  • Phone Number: +1 302-239-9118
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Cozy breakfast and lunch cafe with gourmet coffee, fresh baked pastries and muffins, delicious breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, platters and omelets with fresh ingredients. Lunch includes a wide variety of sandwiches, salads, and soups. Espresso drinks, outdoor tables (seasonally) and free wi-fi. Advise us of your dietary allergies so we can work with you. We serve Gluten Free pancakes, waffles, sandwiches and many of our soups are gluten free.
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