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The Corner Cafe

101 W 1st St Ste A, Ste A, Sanford, FL 32771-1219
+1 407-322-3779
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (150 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (71 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
Cuban, American, Cafe, Healthy, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 W 1st St Ste A, Ste A, Sanford, FL 32771-1219
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super yummy, incredibly helpful (the owner knows every ingredient in ever item on the menu) and super hospitable.

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch as this place had a good rating. It's small (about 12 tables) and not too fancy but the food is all freshly prepared and high quality. You order at the counter and then find a seat. The food is brought...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the Cuban sandwich and the French onion bowl, they were both every good and I would recommend both of them. I particularly liked the Cuban sandwich. The owner is very nice and really cares that you enjoy your meal. Really good place for...More

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The French onion soup & chili was delightful! The sandwiches were scrumptious!! Cannot wait to come back!

Thank Turefic3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very delicious mushroom soup and the French Onion soup came dripping with cheese over a bread bowl. We also enjoyed the half sandwiches of Cuban and Pulled Pork. The staff were more than friendly, they had personality! My dad and I felt this was the...More

1  Thank Happytrails4me111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped by the Corner Café for lunch one day with a friend. We had been met on the street by an employee and decided to give it a try. "Chef Michael" had us order at the counter. When I tried to get a different...More

Thank S4741TLjennifert
CHEFMICHAELOBRIEN, Owner at The Corner Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You "S4741TLjennifert", There's a whole lot of information coming out of this review and some of it sounds pretty fantastic. I will go over every bit of it with my staff and see how much we can unpack to make certain we are giving...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & my sister & I stopped at the Corner Cafe for a weekday lunch, before we walked a few blocks north to the Sanford Riverwalk to enjoy the sunny day. A staff member was out on the sidewalk (where there are a handful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was first time in Sanford and I was taking in the sites and as I was walking down the main street. a guy was walking past me and handed me a menu for Corner Café and suggested that I go in for lunch if...More

Thank chefnoah718
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice and cordial place to eat. Owners were super nice and suggested a marble rye grilled sandwich with tomato soup since I was vegetarian. Smooth , creamy and wholesome and of course delicious. I washed it down with a coffee smoothie which was again...More

Thank Ashok R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and had the Cuban Sandwich. I live above a Cuban restaurant and this matched up well. Small dessert was complimentary and just enough to top off the meal.

Thank Steve E
CHEFMICHAELOBRIEN, Owner at The Corner Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank You Steve, I appreciate your kind words and would love to know how you scored a place above a Cuban Restaurant....that would be like a dream come true for me!! See you the next time, Chef Michael

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Kathleen M
14 December 2017|
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Response from Kurt_on_the_go | Reviewed this property |
An easy 15 minute drive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W 1st St Ste A, Ste A, Sanford, FL 32771-1219
    (S. Park Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 407-322-3779
  • E-mail
The Corner Cafe, rated one of the best restaurants in Sanford, FL, is located in Historic Downtown Sanford, Florida at the intersection of 1st & Park. This charming bistro specializes in unique and delicious, handmade fare at an affordable price. Known for their killer Cuban Sandwich, French Onion Soup in a toasted bread bowl and stunning Salads, The Corner Cafe serves a variety of Grilled Sandwiches, Fresh-Beautiful Salads & Scratch Made Soups (M-Sat) from 11:00 - 4:00. Delicious Smoothies, a full selection of Coffee Drinks, Freshly-Brewed Tea, Ice Cold Beer and California Wines are available as well. The Corner Cafe offers Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten-free options as well. Sit at an outside table to enjoy the view of the Historic Downtown streets. You can even bring Fido!
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