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Archetypus Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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Chickpeas, tahini, olive oil, garlic and lemon with toasted pita
Guacamole $+0.95
Monterrey jack, cheddar, corn, black beans and tortilla chips with salsa and sour cream
Truffled Potato Chips
Gorgonzola bleu cheese sauce
Garlic, olive oil, mozzarella and parmesan with marinara sauce
Olives and Cheese
Jarlsberg, muenster, brie small cretan green large red cerignola kalamata with crackers
Caesar Salad
Romaine,‎ caesar dressing, garlic croutons and parmesan
Six grape leaves traditionally stuffed with rice and sunflower oil
Garden Salad
Romaine‎ lettuce, tomato, carrots, cucumbers, red onions and croutons
Served with salsa and sour cream
Guacamole $+0.95
Pulled chicken, monterrey jack and cheddar toasted between two 7" pitas
Guacamole $+0.95
Monterrey jack and cheddar, garlic herb and tomato tortillas
Guacamole $+0.95
Roasted red peppers, red onion, corn, black beans, cheddar, monterrey jack and spinach tortilla with tomatoes and cucumbers
Guacamole $+0.95
Baja Supreme
Seasoned‎ pulled chicken, corn, black beans, cheddar, monterrey jack and tomato tortilla
Baked on a 7" crust, always made to order
House Classic
Tomato and pesto sauce with mozzarella and parmesan
BBQ Chicken
Pulled chicken in barbeque sauce, tomatoes, mozzarella, red onions and tomato sauce
Garden Pesto
Pesto‎ sauce, red onions, tomatoes, roasted red peppers and parmesan
El Greco
Stuffed grape leaves, tomatoes, kalamata olives and feta cheese
All coffee is fair trade, organic, locally roasted and available in decaf. We offer steamed milk, skim, half and half or soy milk upon request.
Tea Pots
Honey, fresh lemon, milk, sugar, cream or sweetener upon request
Caffeine free
Frozen fruit blended with organic soy milk
Cold Drinks
All ice teas and juice $1 refills except OJ free refills on fountain, coffee full price
Fountain Sodas
Milk Shakes
Tall and thick topped with whipped cream...add oreo's, m and m's, kitkat, butter finger, reese's.95
Chocolate ice cream, cocoa cake and hot fudge
Vanilla ice cream, cocoa cake and hot fudge
Coffee and vanilla ice cream with chopped kitkat and caramel
Chocolate and vanilla ice cream, toasted marsh mallows, graham crackers and hot fudge
Strawberry and vanilla ice cream, fresh pineapple, kiwi and grapes
New Bloom
Amaretto‎ ice cream, cherries in sauce, ghiradelli brownie and chocolate shavings
Vanilla and green tea ice cream, honey and azuki red beans
Strawberry and vanilla ice cream, white shortcake and sliced strawberries
Mint‎ chocolate chip and vanilla ice cream, crushed oreos and hot fudge
Vanilla ice cream, wet walnuts and hot fudge
Yogurt Parfait
Rich greek yogurt with honey, granola and your choice of fruits
Classic plain
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seating, Waitstaff
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Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

Worst customer service. My husband and daughter went for dessert only, my daughter was not ready to order, we ordered a carrot cake, waiter naver came back to take her order, but our carrot cake arrived, we asked the person delivering the order that she...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gabyc533
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The design is an introverts dream, or really romantic. It is built like a stone cave. Very little lighting. The menu is a mix of things al good. I had lychee tea, truffle potatoe chips and pizza. All great. Be ready for NYC prices though....More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

As soon as you walk into Archetypus, you feel as you have been transported to the Stone Age. The interior decor is both prehistoric with Cavern Like booths, and romantic with the dim lighting and placement of such booths. This is a where couples want...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AnaMariaZ2
Reviewed February 17, 2018

We decided to go on Valentine's night and drove all the way from Franklin Lakes NJ. It took about 35 minutes to get there and we arrived at 5pm. There isn't a lot of parking so getting there early is a great strategy. We got...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank MarthaS956
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

When I was a teenager I frequented this place often. I have not been here in years and decided to take my kids on a whim. My children loved it and found it to be quite the novelty place. They now serve food which is...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 922dlp
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed his location, something different than other dessert locations. My cousin and I tried the red dragon, because one of my customers ADVISED I do, I am glad I took her advice. The red dragon dessert was amazing, the portion is big enough...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Been going here for years and love this spot if you want to do something a little different. It’s BYOB and a great spot to hang. However, I always come out with a stomach ache...

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank pvallejo17
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Nothing like every other cafe. A mix a flavors that will make you say "why didn't I come here before!"

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank xoss21x
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

So if you're looking to get away from the typical night out at a regular restaurant then this place isn't for you. However, if you want a change of pace at a fun inviting eatery this place is perfect. The ambiance will have you feeling...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Cindy G
Reviewed August 21, 2017

I first went here when my friend and I randomly stumbled upon a review for it. We thought it looked cool so we drove the 45 minutes to get there. The place does have such a cool vibe. Its pretty awesome to just sit in...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Debra N
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November 4, 2017|
Response from Jennifer O | Reviewed this property |
Yes children are welcomed
May 29, 2017|
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Response from FaritaSF | Reviewed this property |
Semi casual. I like to dress up so I'm usually in heels and a dress.
April 5, 2017|
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Response from callme | Reviewed this property |
No you are on your own for parking there and it is definitely a challenge.
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