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Blue Sky Cafe

125 W Nelson St, Lexington, VA 24450-2035
+1 540-463-6546
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (25 reviews)
“focaccia” (22 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
125 W Nelson St, Lexington, VA 24450-2035
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You may have to stand in line to order and wait a little bit, but it is well worth it! In the warmer weather you can sit outside at their picnic tables, seating can be tough. Before you get excited to go, check that their...More

Thank lizabit2017
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Not a fan of sweetness in every. single, thing. The chicken salad is sweet, all the dressings are sweet, the bean salad is sweet; you can't get away from it at this spot. Unless you just love that, go someplace else.

Thank marchhare355
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We stopped here while wandering the streets of Lexington for lunch. The smells drew us in. The line was to the door. They offer sandwiches, focaccia and salads. Everyone of us enjoyed their meals. I had the bacon and brie focaccia....yummy!

Thank ellen k
Reviewed 18 July 2017

A hot spot at lunchtime, the Blue Sky Cafe has been serving up homemade baked goods, soups, and sandwiches for about 12 years. Practically everything at Blue Sky is produced in-house with obvious care. I am a fan of their sandwiches, especially the bacon and...More

2  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Blue Sky Cafe is a delightful place for lunch, with oodles of collegiate atmosphere. Just be sure to get there before the college kids from Washington and Lee University fill up the place.

Thank Madison S
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The menu is both diverse and offers a variety of flavors....not a dull deli style shop. Service is friendly and while it was busy when we were there...we ordered relatively quickly and the food came out in a reasonable time frame. Both indoor and outdoor...More

Thank Wimperatore
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Needed somewhere to eat while passing through Lexington. Saw this spot and knew it was the one! Great sandwiches!

Thank JB1982Butterfly
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I love Blue Sky sandwich special the club is so good the bread is crisp like an Italian bread very fresh very tasty

Thank carolej551
Reviewed 13 May 2017

A cute corner cafe with outdoor seating. We enjoyed a delicious chicken salad sandwich. Order at the counter, but served to your table. Easy lunch while walking the downtown area.

Thank Sherrill B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Excellent menu choices and reasonable prices. The turkey club and clam chowder were great and the black bean salad made a nice light side.

Thank ripley304
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29 September 2016|
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Response from bdaygirl | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any when we were there but I'm pretty sure I saw a dog water bowl. Lots of dogs around town so I am pretty sure it would be a yes.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 W Nelson St, Lexington, VA 24450-2035
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 540-463-6546
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