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Sweet Lew's Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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All reviews lunch pancakes texas french toast home fries bring cash breakfast spot quick breakfast love this place great specials great food and service daily specials heart of downtown no credit cards great meal lews chalkboard waitstaff
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Old style resturant with great atmosphere. Food is awesome. This place reminds you of a small town resturant, that you find in mid west states, something you would not expect around here in the north east.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mike s
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are tables but the counters and stools remind me of the typical NYC luncheonette. This one is smack dab in the heart of Freehold, NJ. Great place for breakfast and lunch, although I believe they are not open for dinner. Good food, fairly priced...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank crossbow1
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love the sweet potato fries and salad The service was very nice and the place very cozy It gets busy in there but we know why... its that go

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TUtemanda
Reviewed 10 December 2018

What a terrific little spot in the heart of downtown Freehold. It's a step up from the other fare in the area, with fantastic service and great specials. Just don't go there for dinner. They're only open for breakfast and lunch. We stopped in for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stevenhS9288QL
Reviewed 8 December 2018

stopped in for breakfast, on the advice of a local....what a great choice....nice menu, friendly and attentive waitstaff ...had the texas French toast...and it was perfect, small but cozy place.....like another person said...bring cash...no plastic....

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank baron13
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Well worth a visit. Smaller place, ok, "cozy" even. Three of us had a great late breakfast on a Sunday. 1st: The Downtowner - two eggs, thin, perfectly crispy bacon, sausage patty and two pancakes. All items were cooked better than expected. Next was Texas/French...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jguad1
Reviewed 7 November 2018

In the heart of Springsteenland and true to the spirit of this great town of Freehold is Sweet Lou's serving superb breakfasts and lunch every day. Check the chalk board for very reliable daily specials. But for my money the chili can't be beat. It's...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fh201102
Reviewed 7 November 2018

great place for breakfast & lunch pea soup is fantastic In the spring you can sit outside and enjoy the fresh air.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Stewart G
Reviewed 23 October 2018

If you are looking for good, straightforward food, and a restaurant with no pretense and lots of charm, Sweet Lew's is for you. Terrific service, good food options, great location. Bring cash. They don't take plastic.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank redhead180
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Always have a great meal either lunch or dinner.crowded at lunch during week but well worth the wait. Portions are large. Service good and friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dschertz1644
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