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17 State Street Cafe

17 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6609
+1 978-948-3456
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
17 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6609
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As we were not looking for seafood, we read many menus on windows before choosing this restaurant (which we thought was called CR Moultons) for its variety of sandwiches. There were few other diners but it was a bit after the normal lunch hour. Service...More

Thank Nansea2013
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A top chef meal every time. It is wonderful to be able to go out for excellent, high-quality food and know that children are welcome. I've had some very special dinners, crazy-good breakfasts, and middle-of-the-afternoon lunches, and am always impressed with the gourmet dining experience...More

Thank pnbpt
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Local person who likes to support local restaurants. I have been here on 4 occasions and uneven is the best way to describe this place. It's hard to screw up breakfast in my opinion but they managed to last time out here. First our order...More

1  Thank lisac1962
Reviewed 26 July 2017

A long time ago, when it was known as Fowle's, we were regulars here. This morning the waitress told us we could substitute grits for the home fries, on one order, and an english muffin for the toast, on the other. We were good with...More

Thank trobaba
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Located in what was long ago a variety store, the facade now gone stylishly to seed, this restaurant serves consistently reliable American comfort food. A recent Eggs Benedict breakfast special made creative use of avocado and bacon and other ingredients so fresh and properly balanced...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We spent all of 5 mins there. Took a table near the front after the host wiped it down but didn't dry it. The waiter approached us and whined about how we were "throwing things around" because we were drying off the table. When he...More

Thank Kevin1844
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Food was great service ok Decor/ atmosphere ok I would go again..... For breakfast, only.... Egg sandwich on homemade english muffin was delicious & other diner has grits, kale,&2 eggs---- he loved it....

Thank Carlos V
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

If your specialty is serving breakfast, and the pancakes are raw, then there is a real issue and not much more that can be written/reviewed. We have been coming for quite some time and have had inconsistent experiences with the food. However at some point,...More

1  Thank LUVACAY_21
Reviewed 12 December 2016

went here for brunch sunday in december. Only negative? cold as hell when the front door opens. Need a vestibule...badly. bustling funky old interior, clean, brisk and excellent service. We all had breakfast items....corned beef hash, smoked ham benedicts, breakfast burrito, coffee....and everything was extremely...More

Thank chimayred
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Have only eaten breakfast here. It was a good meal. Just what you would expect for a breakfast menu.....no surprises. Really like the English muffins. Really,really,really miss the pastries they used to sell at the counter.

Thank Rebecca B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6609
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newburyport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-948-3456
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