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Taste Budd's Chocolate Cafe

40 W Market St, Red Hook, NY 12571-1511
+1 845-758-6500
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good42%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“cookies” (6 reviews)
“macaroons” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 W Market St, Red Hook, NY 12571-1511
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

There is a lovely attitude of people that care of about the well being of things throughout the café. The servers/cashiers took the time to accommodate my special requests.

Thank Daphneleah
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I moved to the area a couple of months ago and have found this to be one of my favorite stops. I don't make it here that often due to parking, but everything I've eaten has been solidly good. Nice, varied menu. Inside can get...More

Thank Beth O
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A nice ambiance. Good coffee. Good pannini. Variety of decent breads. Amiable selection of pastries. Plenty of seating outside. Not too noisy. Service is OK, a bit slow but you won't come here for a quick bite anyway. A definite "yes" for a cup of...More

Thank Dmitri K
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Good sandwiches and coffee in a relaxing environment, The turkey sandwich was very moist with an excellent fresh bread

Thank Ron R
chefbudd, Owner at Taste Budd's Chocolate Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you for the four star review. it really means a lot! We look forward to serve you again. Sincerely, Dan

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Yum the best coffee's any kind. The sweet treats are divine. The Sammie's yum and the atmosphere is busy, but its a nice busy. A great place for breakfast or lunch.

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Originally went to red hook to try the cat cafe across the street but it was closed. We were pleasantly surprised when we decided to try the cafe. All natural and healthy options that come quick to the table and taste great! The staff was...More

Thank HeatherWkStockdale
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I have eaten here twice - once before it was Taste Budd's! It was good (but different) then - and good now! A friend and I met for lunch a couple months ago and selected Taste Budd's in part because I knew of the location....More

Thank CLCoronios
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We come here often, breakfasts are great! The kids love it, their specials are wonderful. The service can be good or indifferent/mediocre and when busy it's slow. So pick up a book or magazine and people-watch 😉. It's a Red Hook institution.

Thank lariyatou
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Treat yourself to a cozy breakfast at Taste Budd's. The friendliest spacious lounging area in central Red Hook. Meet your friends, make new acquaintances or enjoy your tea quietly, the staff will always welcome you warmly. And don't miss the super reward program! You will...More

Thank Emmanuelle L
chefbudd, Owner at Taste Budd's Chocolate Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2016

Dear Emmanuelle, Thank you for the five star review! It really means a lot to us. Happy New Year! We look forward to serving you, Sincerely, Dan

Reviewed 18 October 2016

My High School has begun to ask to go here to focus on work while grabbing lunch or a snack. He's taken after my habit of heading there for a working/study/writing lunch. THe environment is a happy medium between a cafe with just about the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 W Market St, Red Hook, NY 12571-1511
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Red Hook
  • Phone Number: +1 845-758-6500
  • E-mail
Welcome to Taste Budd's Cafe, a community coffee house and local den featuring fair trade organic coffees, handmade chocolates and pastries, house baked bread, panini sandwiches, soups and salads, visual art shows every month and live music three times a week! Our great coffee and free wifi means you can come enjoy a fresh brewed cup while working, reading, or lounging. We are open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner! We also host art shows, live music, and offer catering and gifts for special occasions. Dine in, take out, or delivery options are available along with online ordering! Come enjoy your community cafe in a relaxed and cozy atmosphere. Taste Budd's Cafe: it's all about community!
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