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Krave Cafe and Caterers

102 Sparta Ave, Newton, NJ 07860-2615
+1 973-383-2600
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (18 reviews)
“chorizo” (4 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
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American, International, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
102 Sparta Ave, Newton, NJ 07860-2615
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Welcoming, sophisticated and artsy, NYC style restaurant. The menu is limited, but with surprising specials. BYOB Enjoyed my pasta with duck and the pork loin my husband chose was excellent.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service in this quaint restaurant. I recommend making a reservation since it isn’t a large restaurant.

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 8 January 2018

My wife & I went here for New years( reservations are a must!) for our 3rd yr in a row & as always, the meal was outstanding! we loved the shrimp bisque soup, lobster gnocchi & our main course, she having the lamb & myself...More

Thank ghofma
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This is definitely a hidden gem! We tried Krave for dinner one night when visiting Newton and it far surpassed the other restaurants we tried in the area. The menu was unique and offered a wide variety of options, plus they have daily specials, so...More

Thank Alyssa A
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome! Every time I have come here the menus has been different which is great and keeps this place really fresh. Not your burger and fries joint! This is fresh good food and amazing deserts and yummy chai lattes! Their specials are...More

Thank TSully071
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Had dinner before seeing comedian Bobby Collins at the Newton Theatre. He kept referring to this remove part of NJ as "the bubble," a reference to a Stephen King story. Online menu looked fantastic, and the real thing delivered. Too many terrific choices in all...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 18 July 2017

My wife and I have dinner their before and as usual it was GREAT!! The food is always great!!! We especially enjoy the desserts, They are always excellent! Remember Krave is a BYOB!!

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This restaurant's location next to a convenience store may not impress you from the outside, but it's like another world inside. The interior is beautifully decorated and there is a lovely walled courtyard for dining out in season. We had lunch there today--I had the...More

Thank NJAlison
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I'll overlook the seating issue but can't help but take into consideration when rating this place. We had a 5:00 reservation. The place was empty. They sat us down and then asked us to move because they seated us at the wrong table. They moved...More

Thank schmutaki
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We were at the local hospital and one of the staff there suggested this restaurant and we were happy with the recommendation. We had 6 for lunch and wanted a relaxing and quiet environment, Krave fit the bill. Loved their unique selection of non-alcoholic beverages...More

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krave102, Owner at Krave Cafe and Caterers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Hi -- Thank you for visiting our restaurant. We sincerely appreciate our guest’s feedback and are glad to hear that you enjoyed your lunch. We thank you for your patronage to our establishment and hope that you will consider visiting again. Warm Regards, The Krave...More

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10 May 2017|
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Response from krave102 | Property representative |
Celebrate Mom All Day At Krave. Open For Brunch, 10am-3pm and Dinner, 4-8pm. Our Regular Menu Is Available All Day In Addition To Our Dining Specials Below. BRUNCH... More
20 August 2015|
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Response from lisa k | Reviewed this property |
It would be tight if they do that. Outside patio is bigger than inside if that's an option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Sparta Ave, Newton, NJ 07860-2615
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 973-383-2600
  • E-mail
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