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Fred & Ethel's Lantern Light

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) #2 of 43 Restaurants in Galloway $$ - $$$ American, ,
1 N New York Rd, Galloway, NJ 08205-3040
+1 609-652-0544
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  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 N New York Rd, Galloway, NJ 08205-3040
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Reviewed yesterday

They really know how to prepared great food here and very reasonably priced at that - stopped in again for lunch for a bite to eat and were treated to great food - will return again for certain

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Most of the dishes were good. One guest had a steak with the blue cheese sauce, enjoyed. shrimp and pasta was good. appetizers were good. Food quality is what you would expect from a pub / restaurant. Server very pleasant, was better than average. Bartender...More

Thank Randy J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have been going here for years with my wife. Like other places in Smithville, we always stop here for dinner one night! The food and drinks are always great!!!

Thank NYnick1
Reviewed 1 week ago

When spending the day in Smithville, this is a great place for lunch or dinner. Sports bar great for a beer and burger etc. Not expensive. Been there for lunch and dinner and have never been disappointed. And guys the games are always on!

Thank mjcshearer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is your typical bar type restaurant. The food was fine and the service good. If you are looking for a quick bite you can't go wrong.

Thank Sanjo5664
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met another couple for dinner and was impressed with the Smithville Inn the last time I visited. So we figured to try the Lantern Light Tavern. Caitlin our server was attentive and our drinks never went empty. The menu has just the right offerings and...More

2  Thank Joe T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went to Historic Smithville Village on a Sunday afternoon and chose Fred and Ethel's for lunch. It was busy as expected, with a 25 minute wait. Our waitress was OK but had an apathetic attitude. To start off, we asked for separate...More

Thank Capndick
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Only eaten here two times and this trip was great. We ordered Nachos with chili for an appetizer along with a coke and a hard cider. Could have stopped right there. They were load ed with cheese, chips, chili, jalapeños, black beans, onions and all...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Great restaraunt for lunch. Very popular. Great sandwiches, soups and salads. Seated very quickly. Efficient friendly staff.

Thank PABuckeyeFans
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Enjoyed a very pleasant lunch in the Smithville shopping village. Plenty of sandwich choices and wide selection brews on tap and in bottles. Attentive wait staff. Well worth a visit.

Thank mike from NJ
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August 2, 2017|
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Pura V
March 14, 2015|
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Response from Katherine K | Reviewed this property |
Your typical variety of dessert options, a cake or two, apple crumble, etc.. don't remember specifics either, but if you call I'm sure someone would be happy to help you. :)
Pura V
March 14, 2015|
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Response from DebZ0313 | Reviewed this property |
Mondays seem slow so I would doubt you would need a reservation. Maybe once the weather is nicer I would call ahead but I am sure you are fine!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 N New York Rd, Galloway, NJ 08205-3040
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Galloway
  • Phone Number: +1 609-652-0544
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