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Cafe 44

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44 Leigh Ave, Princeton, NJ 08542-3112
+1 609-924-5143
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 8, 2016
“Mexican breakfast”
Mar 30, 2016
“Nice surprise”
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44 Leigh Ave, Princeton, NJ 08542-3112
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Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Something must have changed. Maybe new ownership. But the building has been painted and renamed. They do offer breakfast but it is Mexican Breakfast- which is great. But not great if that isn't what you were hoping for.

1  Thank DuffelBag
Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

A Nice Find and off the Main Street. No hustle no pushy people. All ingredients are fresh and tasty. All meals are made fresh. I had the most amazing Mexican wrap I ever tasted. The seven grain bread is superb. My wife ordered a fresh...More

Thank William R
Reviewed January 7, 2016

Fresh ingredients, well-prepared. Great coffee, 7-Grain bread especially good and it was a treat to find vegetarian sausage. Quick service, helpful suggestions when ordering. Plenty of folk-art around the room to look at while waiting for meal. Lower and upper levels for seating. We found...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed September 6, 2015

Nice little place for Breakfast in Princeton. Just a couple blocks from campus. The service was friendly and fast. The menu had the usual breakfast fair with some nice additional touches, brie cheese for my omelet. The hash browns were very tasty with peppers and...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed July 9, 2015

Great Breakfast and lunch spot just off the beaten path. The food has always been delicious and the service is smooth and efficient. Cafe 44 is definitely worth the walk.

Thank SEAN D
Reviewed November 1, 2014

Café 44 is a small restaurant, serving breakfast (all day) and lunch. It is not on the "main drag" of Princeton, i.e., Nassau Street, but not that far away. It is definitely worth a visit. Their website has a closing time of 2 P.M. We...More

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed October 4, 2014

We discovered Cafe 44 during our days without power after Hurricane Sandy because they were one of the few restaurants that had power and wifi. If you want fresh, wholesome sandwiches, soups and omelettes, this is the place. I usually get their apple and Brie...More

1  Thank BrooklynBound2018
Reviewed August 31, 2014

We've been here for breakfast a couple of times. The food is quite good and the service is mostly friendly though can be a bit abrupt. The daily specials are the way to go! My kids had oreo pancakes this morning and my husband had...More

Thank Kimberly T
Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

I went to cafe 44 with a friend for breakfast. It was cozy, fresh, and friendly. It was truely a pleasant experience. The coffee was the best I've tasted, and I'm a huge coffee fanatic.

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed August 26, 2013

We have been here 3 times for breakfast or lunch. The atmosphere is cozy, more like a coffee house than a diner. The food is fresh and made to order. We love the eggs, belgian waffle, french toast, grilled vegetable sandwich and the turkey w/...More

Thank Kingsch
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Breakfast, Lunch
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Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Leigh Ave, Princeton, NJ 08542-3112
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-5143
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