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Big Apple Cafe

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1627 W Church St, Newark, OH 43055-1539
+1 740-344-6633
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07:00 - 14:00
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Wed - Mon 07:00 - 14:00
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Arlington, Virginia
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184 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Their in cafe breakfast menu is shorter than the online version but exactly what we were looking for. They cook eggs perfectly, whether scrambled or over easy, and their bacon is delicious. We got the standard breakfast fare and my son ordered an additional slice of French toast--nice that they offer this as a side--that he said was very tasty.... More 

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Thank Mary G
Newark, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Had lunch with my wife, the food and service was excellent. Very clean and quiet. Will definitely be back!

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Thank Steve D
Newark, Ohio
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a great breakfast, brunch, lunch place. Not fancy. Just good food and good service. A great weekend place.

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Thank Terry_LS64
Columbus, Ohio, United States
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

This little place has really good food. Service is never a sure thing. Sometimes the service is great and sometimes its bad. Be sure and get a cream puff. They are to die for. Just wish they weren't always out of them. Same thing for the soup. Its always so good but they are usually out

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Thank Kay B
Ohio
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

No frills at this little diner but they aren't necessary. The food is enough to bring you back for more. Strongly recommend the house French toast special as a breakfast dessert to share with a friend!

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Thank TravelLover0022
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Just a little place connected to the Auction Center. Mostly tables for 2 and 4, a few High tops, and a counter with stools. Waitresses are nice, always busy taking care of customers. Place is often full. A bit noisy, but reminiscent of an old diner atmosphere. Restrooms are adjacent, parking is out front. I like to go on a... More 

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Thank Linda R
Newark, Ohio
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped early morning on our way out of town. Very good food. Great portion sizes too. Can get busy fast. Suggest going early. Love the French toast!

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Thank Audra C
Newark, Ohio
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I have eaten here several times and have never been disappointed. The staff always makes you feel welcome, and the food is delicious. I always order the "Big Apple Breakfast," and it has been fixed to perfection each time. I enjoy meeting friends here for a relaxing, scrumptious, breakfast. Definitely worth your time!

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Thank JKJohnson43056
Barrington, Illinois
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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Yum Yum Yum...Had the crab cakes benedict + breakfast potatoes. Very very good. The hollandaise sauce was right on target...Service was great-Nothing to whine about here.. Wish I lived closer!

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Thank Don H
watertown, CT
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347 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Everything is under-seasoned and bland but presented quickly and with good cheer. The scrambled eggs are fluffy to the point that they have a slightly artificial feeling foamy texture. The hash has a nice flavor but should be browned more and chopped more evenly. The pancakes are huge but taste a little too much like vanilla yellow cake. I wish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1627 W Church St, Newark, OH 43055-1539
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 740-344-6633

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?