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Sweet Basil's Cafe - CLOSED

641 Eagle Rock Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052-2903
+1 973-325-3340
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Apr 4, 2017
“Cooking with love”
Apr 2, 2016
“Fantastic breakfast ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
641 Eagle Rock Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052-2903
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Reviewed April 4, 2017

There's something about this place. They really know how to cook. Food is delicious and unique. Not the typical stuff you get from restaurants around this area. It must be some secret ingredients. They use avocado in a lot of their meals too. Portions are...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We came for a late breakfast (as always ;) ) and had a great time! Food was fantastic, we had the Egg Benedict Salmon and a daily special of Frittata du Jour with roasted Brussels sprouts, both really good. Kids had pancakes, one normal one...More

Thank Sebastian J
Reviewed January 13, 2016

We decided to try sweet basil for brunch on a late Sunday morning last week. When we got there, the place was packed and we were told that we would have a 35 to 40 minute wait. We were very pleasantly surprised when we were...More

Thank diana r
Reviewed January 10, 2015

Sweet Basil Cafe and Grill moved to Livingston, on South Livingston Ave. almost across from Shop Rite. This is a family restaurant serving excellent food. Service was excellent.I had the Scallop and honeydew cucumber gazpacho, my husband had the swordfish on fennel and crushed potatoes,...More

Thank Jerseynurs
Reviewed July 24, 2014

I called to plan a surprise brunch for my mother's 60th. When I called to find out if I could stop by at lunch that day to look at the space and ask a few questions, the first response was "umm, we are busy durnig...More

3  Thank Alan J
Reviewed July 13, 2014

It has moved to Livingston on South Livingston Avenue near Shop Rite. The food and service continue to be excellent. The atmosphere is much better in this new location.

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed March 25, 2014

Great menu choices, food and drink options. Usually crowded though. Noise level a little loud due to the crowd. Really like the food.

1  Thank Felicia W
Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is a very cute unassuming place. Once inside, you'll feel comfortable as though in an urban bistro. The food is excellent, especially the Kale salad. Extremely reasonably priced. The place is popular and always packed. Good little eatery for a weeknight or for before...More

Thank jan h
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Have been there twice recently and the food is very good. Not much on atmosphere but service is prompt and dining experience was good. Each time I went the restaurant was packed by the time I left with couples, small groups and families.

Thank bklyn554
Reviewed July 13, 2012

excellent service and sandwiches. wonderful location within walking distance of the hotel. Many different varieties of sandwiches. Delicious, quick lunch

Thank tcmel
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $15
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 Eagle Rock Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052-2903
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-325-3340
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