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Brewster's Italian Cafe

11 W Merchant St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1835
+1 269-469-3005
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“cookies” (51 reviews)
“meatballs” (22 reviews)
“pizza” (120 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11 W Merchant St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1835
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Reviewed July 29, 2015

My husband and I ate at the restaurant while on a date. It was early in the evening and we had no wait to get a table outside on the patio. The patio is lovely with large hanging baskets of flowers throughout. It created a...More

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

There were 6 adults and 2 two year olds in our party. We went to eat at 5:15 on a Tuesday night to avoid the dinner rush. One of the waitresses acted like we had 25 people and 10 kids in our party. She was...More

Thank Christene C
Reviewed July 26, 2015

The menu changes daily, but it is not exciting. The outdoor dining is beautiful except they don't know how to spray for bugs. I left there with over 40 mosquitpo bites. It totally ruined the dinner experience and the servers only comment " well it...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

Spent day at beach. Then to cafe for early dinner. Peaceful atmosphere. Fairly fast service. Delicious bread prior to our main course. Shared two kids of delicious pizza -definitely not your typical pizzas. Prices reasonable.

Thank Claudia R
Reviewed July 20, 2015

I dined here with friends last night for the first time. We had fire grilled pizzas and really enjoyed the evening until the mosquitoes chased us inside. Wonderful restaurant!

1  Thank Michelle Y
Reviewed July 19, 2015

Delicious and a wonderful atmosphere. Kid-friendly with good food and wine selections. We go at least twice each year!

Thank Kasbrneyedgirl
Reviewed July 11, 2015

Loved the outdoor seating! Beautiful garden area. Food was delicious. My granddaughter loved their pizza with the olive oil base.

Thank cathea2015
Reviewed July 7, 2015

The restaurant is located on a side street so you need to look for it (not difficult). If the weather is good, definitely stay on the patio outside, it is super nice with lots of flowers and trees plus each table has its own "privacy"....More

Thank Morgante
Reviewed July 6, 2015

I have been going to Brewster’s for years and find it unique to not have had a poor experience. Even the best restaurants have off nights and I have been fortunate to have missed those if any have happened. The service and food have been...More

Thank TeamTumi
Reviewed July 6, 2015

We visited this charming spot and enjoyed a great meal. Several varieties of pasta, salads, steak. Excellent gazpacho and their bartender makes a great Negroni. We were too full for dessert. Our waiter was excellent, though he told us it was his first night back...More

Thank Dawn S
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September 10, 2016|
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Response from OK2SWFL2CHI | Reviewed this property |
Just go try this place! Super romantic and not pricey!
April 23, 2016|
Response from Alice S | Reviewed this property |
They do not take reservations. It's first come, first serve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 W Merchant St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1835
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  New Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-469-3005
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