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 Ansel's Cafe

Serving hearty food with old fashioned hospitality!

Our sandwiches are made with homemade breads and our soups are served hot or cold depending on the season or mood. In the warm months, eat indoors or on the screened in porch overlooking the gardens.

Our Menu


Bowl $5.95

Cup $3.95

Our seasonal recipes are original and simmered here in Ansel's Kitchen. Our famous Clam Chowder served on Sundays.




 Our dressings are homemade with fresh ingredients: Blue Cheese, Italian & Thousand Island

Tossed Salad...$5.50

We also offer an array of seasonal Luncheon Salads

Please see the daily specials or ask your server




of the Day

We have a large assortment of recipes for our light crustless quiche, served w/dressed baby greens






"We do not serve fast food, we serve fresh food as fast as we can"

-Prices subject to change.


Fresh bread baked locally!

Whole $7.95

1/2 sandwich...$5.95

Peg's Favorite

Home baked turkey breast, Swiss cheese, and fresh tomato

Booth's Original

Home baked turkey breast, cheddar cheese, and our homemade apple chutney

Cranberry Festival

Home baked turkey breast, cranberry chutney (with nuts) and cream cheese

Ham & Swiss

Hardwood smoked ham and Swiss cheese



1/2 sandwich $6.95

Ansel's Rueben

Unique with lean all natural pastrami, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut, thousand island dressing and Old World Gourmet mustard from Maine


Hearty smoked bacon, fresh tomato and lettuce

Turkey Club

A BLT with our home baked turkey breast

Peanut Butter and Jelly...$4.95

Extras... .95 each item



A perfect ending to a great lunch! All our desserts are baked here in Ansel's kitchen.

Indian Pudding

Our specialty for over 30 years, cornmeal, molasses and more in our old crockery pot, topped with vanilla ice cream.

Chocolate Suisse

Indescribable! Chocolate at its best in a graham cracker crust, topped with vanilla ice cream.

Lemon Cream Pie

Like a marriage of chiffon and meringue, topped with freshly whipped cream.

Bread Pudding

Pure comfort food with fruit that changes with the season and topped with freshly whipped cream


Changes with the season; topped with vanilla ice cream. For example: apple in the fall, strawberry/rhubarb in the spring, and peach in the summer



Simpson Spring Soda (Massachusetts made), Sparkling Spring water, Taylors of Harrogate English Teas

~Seasonal Choices~

Iced Coffee, Iced Tea, Lemonade, Hot Chocolate, Apple Cider


Freshly ground coffee


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