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Archetypus Cafe

264 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020-1005
+1 201-941-0609
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
264 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020-1005
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely OUTSTANDING!! 1st time in a Cave-like Atmospheric Restaurant. Was only in for Desserts and Coffee, but was astounded by food and Service. Friendly Staff. Food was Kissed by Heaven. Can't say anything about the Pricing because my Sister and her Husband hid the check...More

Thank vamperobo
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This themed restaurant is a lot of fun. We wanted a night out, not just to eat and run. The atmosphere is very calming. The cave like restaurant is dark and cozy. There are booths and tables that are truly hidden and quiet. You don't...More

Thank profjan06nj
Reviewed 7 June 2017

only had desserts, so can't say that much about the whole menu. but, what I did have was heavenly. so, next time........................

Thank David J
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something fun and different, with good food. This was it! Great choice. I am always leery of theme restaurants -- often subpar food. But the cave them here is whimsical, not intrusive. It sets an intimate mood, in our case for...More

Thank Bertha B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

So I randomly selected this restaurant to catch up with my good friend, little did I know that it's such an amazing place! First of all it's BYOB! Whoo Hoo! (Bring Your Own Booze) When I first ate at this restaurant, Brian was my waiter...More

Thank Fara S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I found this place totally by accident. I was looking for a themed restaurant and the photos on line intrigued me. My husband and I went for dessert. It's a hidden gem in the middle of a very quaint neighborhood. It's so unique and charming....More

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 18 March 2017

so been chatting online and speaking with a new romantic interest. Basically, we decided Edgewater was mutually convenient and stumbled upon this place as our destination to get together. It was a good choice as we have "all been there", do not want to commit...More

Thank callme
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go to enjoy the scenario but foodI is over priced for what it's offered. You will be delightful with the beautiful human arts they have all over the place but be prepared to have only a sandwich, deserts and pay $60 and...More

Thank Vivian Paola L
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This place definitely has an awesome and unique atmosphere. Each table in the back has its own little cave. I have only had dinner here once, which was ok but their desserts are AMAZING. They are big enough to share with 2 or 3 people...More

Thank njgriff
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Came for dinner on a Wed nite; doors open at 6; we did not have a reservation but we were able to be seated right away since we got there as the place opened. This has been a place I have wanted to visit for...More

Thank Fechef
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Questions & Answers
30 May 2017|
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Response from Fara S | Reviewed this property |
Semi casual. I like to dress up so I'm usually in heels and a dress.
6 April 2017|
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Response from callme | Reviewed this property |
No you are on your own for parking there and it is definitely a challenge.
Janis T
10 April 2016|
Response from Chanel D | Reviewed this property |
No not really they a little caves, but it still gets loud.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 00:30
18:00 - 01:30
16:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 264 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020-1005
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Edgewater
  • Phone Number: +1 201-941-0609
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