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High Point Cafe

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602 Carpenter Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19119-3404
+1 215-849-5153
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Philadelphia
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

High Point has brought our community together. Everyone goes there and most are greeted by name. The coffee is terrific but the pastries are sublime! Staff is always welcoming and helpful. The owner, Meg, is the matriarch of Mt. Airy and has created a truly special place.

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London, Canada
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Plenty of choice of pastries and crepes, all looking delicious!!! The staff is really friendly and the service is excellent. This is a great example of soulful local coffee shop that has real personality rather than the faceless chains all over the world.

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Thank Maddami
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Fresh pastries, quiche, crepes. They roast their own coffee, and it's delicious! Always crowded at the carpenter location, but people are willing to share tables. Another nearby location at aliens lane train station.

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Thank dolgman
Saint Louis, Missouri
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831 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2014

Stayed in the area a few days and went to this shop several times. Made a great cup of coffee and Chai Tea plus a great assortment of pastries. I didn't try them, but people also raved about the crepes. Any time I'm in the area, will go back.

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Thank rduinc
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

The savory crepes (try the turkey, spinach and cheese with an egg and side of greens) are a perfect lunch. And the coffee? Probably the best cup of coffee (Americano style) I've had in Philly.

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Thank Josh H
Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, United States
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2012

My hairdresser told me about the High Point Cafe that is located in the Allen's Lane train station. She spoke so highly of the place that I had to go and find out for myself. Then I had to go back and I wanted my friends to go with me. So, I've been there quite a few times. Their savory... More 

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Thank RuthR655
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71 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2011

Very good pastries for a shabby chic coffee shop. Meg is wonderful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 Carpenter Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19119-3404
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-849-5153

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?