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Through the Looking Glass Cafe

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111 Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2023
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Brick Township, New Jersey, United States
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was okay but not special. It took a long time for the order to be taken and even longer to get food. There was only one waitress, so maybe she was overwhelmed. The food was hot at least.

Thank Stanley Z
Hinckley, Ohio
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Just what we were looking for at the time...charming, quaint, personal. In an old restore house. Food was fantastic, waitress superb. Parking was a challenge. Only drawback was the time it took to receive our order ...almost thirty minutes ...and there were only two other tables in use. The food and upbeat waitress made it worth the wait.

Thank Stephen D
Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

A good friend came to town and we went out for lunch. I had a chicken salad and enjoyed it as usual. My friend got the Eggs Benedict and she said it was the best she has ever had. She is very picky about this particular dish and was very impressed with the sauce.

Thank Jennifer D
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

The decor was relaxed and fun with lots of teapots decorating shelves and sideboard. The menu is fairly extensive and it all sounds interesting. The homemade focaccia chicken sandwich with veggies was large and tasty. The pizza had a very thick breadlike but delicious crust with lots of cheese and veggies. There were too few waitstaff and I'm fairly sure... More 

Thank Louise S
Easton, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

This is a cute little place. We had breakfast. The meal was good. Service was good, personable staff. Had live music. Had fresh homemade breads and sweets. Price was very reasonable.

Thank mkem2013
Bangor, PA
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

I don't normally write reviews but this place was so bad I felt I had to warn others who might go there. We went here for dinner and not long after we were seated we started to get the feeling that the people running this place were clueless. We both ordered steak and when our waiter returned to tell us... More 

Thank jesox50
Langhorne, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Of the thousands of Sunday brunches I've had in my life I think this was one of the best! The food was incredible. Unlike so many places they were more than happy to accommodate with my food allergy. The food was amazing, the coffee was also incredible. The acoustic guitar made the visit all the more magical. I would eat... More 

Thank kaoshana
Lehighton, Pennsylvania, United States
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

First off, reading these reviews, clearly if you are in a hurry this may not be the place to go. I was not in a hurry, and I found the service very friendly and nice. When you go inside, you will notice it is a small restaurant, with a small kitchen and small staff....no surprise that your meal is prepared... More 

1 Thank Bob A
Wilmington, Delaware
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

At first we were taken aback by the Alice in Wonderland theme, but when we dug into the White Rabbit pizza (vegetarian, no rabbits within) we were overwhelmed. Filled with fresh vegetables on a thick crust, it ended up being two meals.The size and variety of our salad was amazing. We came back for breakfast the next day and enjoyed... More 

2 Thank John S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

Where do I star! First impression when I walked in with my husband for lunch was if they even clean this place. After waiting for 5 minutes, we were seated and gave our drink order to the waitress. After 10 minutes, another waitress came and took our lunch order and brought the beverages.It took 55 minutes for our meal to... More 

1 Thank choopie2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Jim Thorpe
  • Phone Number: 570-325-8770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?