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Dog Lane Cafe

1 Dog Ln, Storrs, Mansfield, CT 06268-2233
+1 860-429-4900
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“grilled cheese” (10 reviews)
“chili” (14 reviews)
“soups” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Delicatessen, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Dog Ln, Storrs, Mansfield, CT 06268-2233
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant atmosphere. Nice menu. Extensive coffee and tea offerings huge breakfast portions. A good place just off campus.

Thank Thaud .
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Dog Lane Cafe serves excellent food at very reasonable prices. While it is not really a nice-dinner type of place, the food choices are still great for a more casual gathering of friends/family.

Thank Bp-in-MA-USA
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This place is like home. Good food, simple and perfect. Easy to read menu. Plenty of options...and not too many.

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We have been here many times for breakfast or just coffee. This is a great coffee spot. This time we went at dinner time. Dinner is a bit pricey for what you get but the food is good. Ordered the apple and caramelized onions grilled...More

Thank Tamba5
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We ordered carry out on a visit to the university. The lunches were delicious and enjoyed by 5 of us during a working meeting.

Thank grannyr0sie
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Bustling woody feel with students and neighborhood all having good time. Go up to the counter to order and then served. Soup and sandwich place with healthy combinations. I always love the vegetarian chili.

Thank MagicMarla
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We went to Dog Lane Café while visiting our daughter at UConn as an alternative to going to Starbucks which is right down the street and which we have frequented many times in the past. The place has good décor, friendly and efficient service -...More

Thank johnnyreb2017
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent sandwiches, fast service, and outdoor seating. Great spot for lunch on edge of UConn campus!

Thank CTTraveler1234
Reviewed 9 August 2017

In the UConn area, I regularly use DLC for a.m. breakfast meetings and coffee studying. Service is efficient, food is tasty, coffee is strong and refills are free. Only thing missing is local wifi

Thank george s
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I live in Storrs and I honestly spend way more time at Dog Lane than I probably should but the food is so good, it's hard not to go there. The chai latte is amazing and I love their creative specials. In the winter, their...More

Thank Lori R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Dog Ln, Storrs, Mansfield, CT 06268-2233
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Mansfield  >  Storrs
  • Phone Number: +1 860-429-4900
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Dog Lane Cafe is Northeastern Connecticut's newest European/American cafe, offering something for everyone from early morning to late at night. Our menu and our daily specials emphasize seasonal, local and freshly-prepared food, all made to order. Sample from our wide variety of sandwiches, grilled items and freshly tossed salads or help yourself to coffee at our self-service coffee bar - where you get to make it the way you like it. Relax in our comfortable dining room or during warm months enjoy outdoor dining on the patios on both Storrs Road and Dog Lane. Whether you are in hurry or want to take some time and relax with friends, our style of service lets you set your own pace.
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