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Cafe On The Common

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12 S Main St, Mansfield, MA 02048-2516
+1 508-339-9130
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06:00 - 15:00
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Beverly, Massachusetts
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170 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, the food is quite good. They have a substantial breakfast menu. The coffee is good. The service is definitely friendly but when it gets crowded it can be a little bit hard for staff to keep on target.

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Thank leaton01
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Have gone here quite a few times for breakfast, you can get a good breakfast but there is nothing that stands out. I can make a standard breakfast at home. Service is good, seated pretty quick though there are a lot of cars parked for the Common.

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Thank Barbara C
Boston, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is the very best breakfast within 10 miles. If you've never had a crab cake eggs benedict, this is the place for it but in truth everything is good.

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Thank Annie M
Mansfield, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The best place for breakfast in town, awesome service and great food. If you have a chance don't pass it up

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Thank Pete A
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102 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

read the good reviews, so thought we'd give it a try on a saturday morning. there was no wait and we were seated right away. the hostess brought us our drinks and coffee. then there was no sign of our waitress for 5-10 minutes. she finally arrived and took our order. she brought the food and then disappeared again. we... More 

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Thank Danes1221
Mansfield, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

We've been going to the Cafe' on the Common since it opened and have never been disappointed. They have an extensive breakfast and lunch menu. The staff is friendly, outgoing, and the prices are very reasonable.

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Thank JAC02048
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105 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Soooooo many choices! My kids love this place. Looks like everyone's kids love this place because every weekend there is a line. Highly recommend.

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Thank Peglegbbh
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

It's always worth the weekend wait time to get breakfast here. The service is fast, the food is good and it always arrives hot! Good coffee and great prices for early bird specials.

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Thank kndjnstn
Massachusetts
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick breakfast with my daughter. The food here is quite good, there isn't a lot you can do to ruin breakfast fare. My biggest complaint is that the sausages look like they came right out of the box of JimmyDean frozen B'fast sausages. Our waitress didn't get our drink order quite right, but as is usually... More 

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Thank ToneSavvy
Mansfield, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Been here 3 times now and always a great meal. Each time we went there was a small wait but not bad. Also went with different people each time and we were never disappointed. The stuffed blueberry french toast was awesome, didn't think I'd finish it when it came...but i managed and I regret nothing! lol

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Thank Robert B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
Saturday
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 S Main St, Mansfield, MA 02048-2516
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Mansfield
  • Phone Number: +1 508-339-9130

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