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Thyme Square Cafe

615 Hampshire St, Quincy, IL 62301-3011
+1 217-224-3515
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
615 Hampshire St, Quincy, IL 62301-3011
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch day after Christmas. House was switching from Breakfast to Lunch though the change went smoothly. I had an excellent Reuben w/ Parm Potato Chips and of course a Very Good Bloody Mary. Wife had a Short Rib Slider with Soup and...More

Thank Spasmo55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a true treasure... all hand made and always wonderful. If you want a true homemade meal try out this great cafe. Coffee is great too. Take a book and enjoy!

Thank Lowridergal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location in a very historic downtown building. Amazing breakfast with the best in-house cured bacon. The eggs Benedict are incredible as are the biscuits and gravy

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 16 December 2017

i consider myself a foodie and am vegetarian to boot - being a very particular diner i was impressed and pleased with everything at this establishment - food was flavorful with locally sourced fresh and organic items used as available - great service and selections...More

Thank sherryWisconsin
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

They use local Home grown foods in their dishes. A great place to eat. Weekends are busy. Wonderful tasty bloody Mary’s. Great atmosphere. Don’t miss a chance to eat at Thyme Square Cafe!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Here's the deal. If you like it fresh and you want your food prepare by chef rather than a cook, go here. Their breakfast is without a doubt best in town and everyone will agree. They have an awesome lunch menu to that will not...More

Thank Matthew D
Erica S, Owner at Thyme Square Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

I am thrilled you have enjoyed your experiences with us, Matthew! Preparing food from scratch, using local products, is what we are all about and what you deserve. I appreciate your kind words and recommendation and hope we may welcome you back soon. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Had breakfast here with friends from Chicago a couple of weeks ago. Excellent service after a short wait on a Sunday morning after church. We all ordered relatively simple breakfast meals, they were delivered hot and cooked properly to order. Good breakfast, nice atmosphere.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Challah French Toast, sausage biscuits and a corn beef has which consists of fresh, chunky corn beef, thickly cut potatoes and onions, all very good! Service was very good and reasonably quick.

Thank sharronsibley
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Thyme Square is a trendy restaurant that serves fresh home grown food that is purchased from local farmers. There hamburger is amazing. Juicy and served with homemade potato chips. There meringues are fabulous. This is a must for anyone wanting a great breakfast or lunch....More

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 10 August 2017

They use fresh locally grown food, which can be tasted in every bite. Good variety of foods and drinks. Specialty items. Can buy fresh bread there. Nice quite, relaxed atmosphere in a refurbished building in downtown Quincy. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank momsquad4
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Edye H
1 July 2017|
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Response from Bschreiner | Reviewed this property |
If they will accept reservations then I would definitely make them. We ate there after church both times & we've not made reservations. The first time we probably waited about 45-50 minutes. The second time we only waited... More
Karen B
4 February 2017|
Response from Erica S | Property representative |
I'm a big fan of breakfast, too, Karen! Currently, we serve breakfast all day on Sundays. The rest of the week we switch to lunch at 11am. Since everything is made from scratch & cooked by hand to order, to maintain quality... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 15
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Hampshire St, Quincy, IL 62301-3011
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 217-224-3515
  • E-mail
Thyme Square Cafe is a family-owned restaurant featuring fresh, seasonal, locally-sourced products. All of our dishes are chef prepared in-house & feature the finest foods the Quincy area has to offer. Nearly all of the products on our menu are hand-made to ensure a unique food experience for all of our guests. We are extremely lucky to live in such a fruitful area of the world & we cant wait for you to taste the amazing flavors of our community's seasonal, farm-fresh food!
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