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Blackbird Cafe

114 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5698
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (5 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Cafe
114 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5698
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2 medium for under $5. They brew several different styles of coffee, Which gives everyone a choice. My favorite is the Highlander grogg

Thank J C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The atmosphere is great, the service is always friendly, and the coffee selection can't be beat. The only complaint I may have is about the portion sizes. While this is a cafe, it is one of the few areas in town that offers vegan breakfast/brunchy...More

Thank Sadie B
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Downtown Valpo. They have several types of coffee brewed daily, to satisfy almost any taste. The breakfast sandwiches are average to less than average(seemed microwaved). The crazy cookie was very good. The have 5 different types of cookies. On the day we visited they had...More

Thank J C
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I really enjoy coming here for both coffee and lunch. The food has something for everyone and everything I have ever ordered here tasted good! This is my 13 year old son's favorite place for lunch!

Thank cleckrone
Reviewed 19 September 2016

An unusual menu with sofas and small tables and seating on the sidewalk as well. You will see college students doing homework or studying, couples relaxing with a meal and families eating lunch. Very comfortable place.

Thank willie35
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Fun, hipster place with FRESH food to order and the salads and soups are great! The coffee shop vibe is fun and food will not disappoint!

Thank jro60
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We were driving around trying to find something to eat when we stumbled across this little café. It was relaxing, the staff was friendly, and I had one of the best iced coffee's I have ever had. We had a breakfast bagel. It hit the...More

Thank BirthdayGirl8672
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Blackbird Cafe serves fantastic cafe food and pastries alongside wonderful coffees and beverages. The Highlander Grogg is a favorite as well as the homemade oatmeal pies, homemade oreos and the Egg, Sausage & Smoke Gouda breakfast sandwich.

Thank veritas2578
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Yummy food! It was hard to choose from the items offered. I opted for the mushroom and mozzarella quiche! Turned out to be a good choice. They offer meat dishes as well as vegetarian selections. I waffled between the quiche and hummus offering. May go...More

Thank Virginia S
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Staff is always welcoming to help you figure out what you would like to drink and talk through different coffee flavorings with you. A very calm experience, when the teenage crowd is not roaming the streets, with lots of fun places to sit and work...More

Thank Molly R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5698
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
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