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Jake's Eatery

49 Cambridge Lane, Newtown, PA 18940
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Ranked #16 of 70 restaurants in Newtown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Most recent review
- Jul 14, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We enjoy coming here for breakfast. We take our elderly parents and we are always welcomed warmly. Service is quick, once you get a table, and the breakfast food is very good. Prices are very reasonable.

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Great menu choices, prices are reasonable and food is very tasty. Love going here for breakfast, lunch or dinner!

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Philadelphia, PA
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We used to visit weekly but unfortunately due to a horrible experience this morning with the extremely rude hostess and nasty waitress, we won't be returning. We were treated so poorly and rushed. It's a shame how badly the service has fallen here due to the miserable staff.

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New Jersey
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We ate at Jake's for lunch. I ordered a hot turkey sandwich and my wife ordered a salad with shrimp. The food was tasty but the portions were very small - we were both hungry afterward. The prices were reasonable but would have been better if the portion was larger. It is similar to a diner but much smaller portions.

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northeast US
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I live in Newtown and have heard many good reviews about the breakfast here. I finally got a chance to give it a try. the place was pretty crowded for a Tuesday morning. Looked like a good sign. The restaurant is very open. Sort of diner feeling. Could be a bit more cozy in my opinion. We were seated immediately.... More

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Philadelphia, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

The food is consistently delicious, and the staff is always friendly. They often have a crowd waiting to eat on the weekends, but they work hard to keep the line moving fast. Good breakfast and lunch options, and very reasonably priced.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We really enjoy breakfast and lunch here, and have been here many times, but this cafe can get very busy. The wait is usually pretty fast, as they seem to serve very quickly, and wait staff efficient. I have had specials, which is what I often choose, and regular items, and only had one item I thought was ok, versus... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

Ok, I like this place, it's convenient, have great specials, but they really have one thing that earned them only 3 stars. Their home fries are like mush. Don't know where the cook ever learned how to cook them but on my recent visit they were so discussing after one bite that was it. When the server picked up my... More

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Probably the best breakfast place in Newtown even though breakfast is just OK. Hopefully the area will get a quality breakfast place one day. Lunches and dinners are marginal at best.

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews 45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

Had a particularly great breakfast yesterday with 3 other couples. The food comes out quick and hot, always delicious, the service is excellent and we all love to sit in Angie's section. I have brought so many family members and friends here and everyone loves it.

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