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Cafe Hey

1540 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-2620
+1 813-221-5150
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
1 week ago
“One of the best off-the-grid coffee shops in Tampa!”
2 weeks ago
“Skip it”
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Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1540 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-2620
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Of the beaten path but great homemade dishes and sandwiches and terrific coffee, too. Occasionally the original art on the walls is a real unexpected treat, too.

Thank Jose G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The customer service is wanting with employees distracted out of core job responsibilities. The food and coffee is bland and lacking a true flavor profile.

Thank KristianKorner
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I'm a traveler and have popped into many cafes. The customer service was sad. The vibe was also lacking there of. I believe there could be great potential for this place hence why I would like to help with simple observations. Three people were working...More

Thank Bianca S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Store closes early hard for me to get there due to work schedule and distance.. I must admit it is worth the drive.... I was craving the Vegan sandwich--- honestly, it is impossible to tell this is not a real bacon 🥓 sandwich... BLT vs...More

Thank tforce0606
Reviewed 8 September 2016

A trendy hipster style hangout just on the outskirts of downtown Tampa (Tampa Heights) serving up vegan and vegetarian cuisine along with a great spin on the local favorite "Cuban sandwich) . They also have a great variety of salads and warm and cold sandwiches...More

Thank 8ric
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I would've missed this little cafe had I not visited the opening of my favorite coffee shop Foundation Coffee Company which is located about a block away. The wife and I shared the Rebel Rebel: a pressed smoked turkey sandwich with avocado & jalapeno jack...More

Thank MultiDougster
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

We went to Cafe Hey for an early dinner. It is very close to UT. They have good variety of healthy vegan food. My daughter had some kind of berry tea and it was great. I had freshly brewed coffee and quinoa salad. Both were...More

Thank Gülüm R
Reviewed 14 July 2015

I was so glad when a friend turned me on to this spot. I do not think I would have ever stumbled upon it by myself. It's great for coffee, to read the newspaper and to grab a bite for breakfast or lunch. It is...More

Thank susant771
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

My host from the Airbnb recommended this place. It is in a changing neighborhood. I walked by myself but during the day. Good healthy choices for food. Great coffee selections too. Worth a visit

Thank janeg99
Reviewed 9 January 2015

I finally got to check this place out for lunch with some co-workers. We had no idea what to expect. The place was much smaller and with a piece mail set up than I envisioned. It's definitely more of coffee and chill place. However, that's...More

Thank sportyangel215
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-2620
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-221-5150
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