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The Ugly Mug Cafe

168 Carlisle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-1816
+1 717-398-2011
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
168 Carlisle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-1816
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened upon this shop while downtown. It's very quaint and has great coffee and food options. They offer gf menu items that are wonderful (often hard to find when eating out). Fast becoming a favorite hangout.

Thank Hpseaton68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Ugly Mug is just north of the Square in Gettysburg, and is just about surrounded by picturesque Gettysburg College. The Cafe has a great, relaxed feel, with sofas and stuffed chairs as well as a few tables for four. I just had the regular...More

Thank dctraveler1996
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. Who would have thought?? Food was great. Counter service was awesome, very polite.

Thank wiinks2
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a cup thinking they fresh brewed theirs but it’s self serve from a pump container. The coffee was average but the service was wonderful and friendly. Will stop again because it’s better than McDonalds that’s for sure.

Thank RFissel
Reviewed 13 December 2017

This is definitely a college coffee house. There were a lot of college kids hanging out when we were there. The staff is very friendly although the prices were a little high for the coffee. We will not return however if i was a teenager...More

Thank Bestadidas_Traveller
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Took a dear friend for her birthday. What a treat for both of us. The food was fabulous and very reasonably priced. Would highly recommend.

Thank wiinks2
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We were looking for a place to gab breakfast and kill some time near the Gettysburg College campus. This place popped up on Tripadvisor, so we decided to try it. The staff was very friendly as we placed our orders at the counter. The breakfast...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Came here based on the reviews. Very disappointing based on what was written. I can only guess that reviews have been mostly written by local college kids used to living in their parents basements and eating processed food out of tinfoil bags. The good first...coffee...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Close to Gettysburg college and north of the souvenir and clip joints. Perfect stop for a quick lunch!

Thank mbush1
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is a nice place to stop a block off the main square. The fresh brewed coffees are good and come in a lot of varieties not seen in Starbucks or other cafes (try cafe venezolano or Mexican hot chocolate, for example). Food is ok...More

Thank Jenny_from_PA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Carlisle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-1816
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Gettysburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-398-2011
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A nice place to put up your feet and have a bite to eat or drink.
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