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Cafe Artist

306A Morris Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1339
+1 732-974-3433
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (6 reviews)
“pecan pie” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 17:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
306A Morris Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1339
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11 - 20 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2015

We stopped in for lunch on our first day in Spring Lake this summer. We were rookies and didn't know their was no menu. The owner explained what he had and how to order. I had a delicious salad with fresh salmon on top. My...More

Thank LL28
Reviewed 30 August 2015

This is one of my favorite restaurants anywhere. It's tiny, off the beach, but you walk in and the proprietor Cosimo will show you himself what he's got today. You make a few selections and he'll pile your plate with terrific food. The food is...More

Thank Tom X
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Not your average dining experience - it's a bit whimsical and unorganized but that is part of the charm in my opinion! just have patience and be open minded!

1  Thank Chris A
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped for lunch, place is kind of crowded with thing s and food not displayed nicely. Kind of messy. To much butter on panini and expensive . Didn't enjoy. Service was odd

Thank Judith484
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We ate the five course fixed tasting menu. There was one seating at 7:00PM.; although some people arrived late. Reservations are a must as the owner only prepares enough food for the number of reservations. There are no choices, as everything was fixed. Huge protions...More

Thank robertmaster123
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Pleasant in town stop for a late lunch, No menus here; select from the dishes at the counter and what the owner made that day. Portions are just the right size to satisfy but not be too big.

Thank mkl19
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

The proprietor was downright discriminatory and shouldn't be allowed to do business. I would've called the cops but stopped short.

Thank Prabhu D
Reviewed 17 July 2015

It is true that the menu is limited, but on the day we visited, they offered a delicious grilled ham and gruyere sandwich on sour dough bread with homemade mayo...wow did it hit the spot!

Thank 62360JrzGrl
Reviewed 2 July 2015

The chicken was dry. At one time this was a favorite place for fresh lunch while spending a day at the beach. The quality has gone down hill, and the restaurant is in dire need of cleaning and sprucing up. I was appalled by how...More

1  Thank Chefcpb
Reviewed 18 May 2015

I went here based on the many positive reviews. For lunch I had a panini that looked good but when it came, it must have been brushed with butter on both sides...it was SO greasy. And since I eat healthy, I could only eat half....More

1  Thank SGTAS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306A Morris Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1339
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Spring Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 732-974-3433
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