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Salem City Cafe and Bar - CLOSED

113 Market St, Salem, NJ 08079-1903
+1 856-339-4455
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
31 Aug 2014
“Great service”
28 May 2014
“Great restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Pub
€€ - €€€
113 Market St, Salem, NJ 08079-1903
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Reviewed 31 August 2014

Will start out with bad side of visit. When we arrived for our 5:30 reservation party of 14 reservation wasn't in the book. No problem we were seated right away . Service was great , food very good everything excellent.

Thank skiphen
Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

Atmosphere is warm yet refined. Wait staff is friendly and very knowledgeable about the food items and wine selection. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank CarolSammy
Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

Monday late lunch. First visit here. The decor is modern and clean. Comfy booth in a good atmosphere. The food...started with complementary soup, creamy and tasty shrimp bisque that was perfectly seasoned and gumbo with chicken and andouille that was super good. For the entree...More

Thank susansing
Reviewed 8 January 2014

We've been to Salem several times and bemoaned the lack of good restaurants. We were pleasantly surprised to discover the Salem City Cafe. We had lunch. Excellent crab cakes, and everything else that my party ordered was delicious. We had a friendly waiter and great...More

Thank NJ505
Reviewed 7 January 2014

This is an unexpected treasure in Salem NJ. The food is outstanding along with the warm and friendly service. Both dinner and lunch are exceptional. We spent New Years Eve at the Café and found it to be a great value. There was a pre...More

Thank Dick J
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Good lunches and specials - very pleasant atmosphere. Good crab cakes. Nicely decorated and clean. Nice change to the ordinary 'quick food shops' in Salem.

Thank G H
Reviewed 19 June 2013

I have been there a few times, service was poor 4 out of 5 times that I have been there. Very slow, was not told of specials until I overheard our waitress tell another table about them but by then we already had our meal....More

2  Thank Kittyonetwothree
Reviewed 10 June 2013 via mobile

Food was fresh, service was in peculiar style. Nice little bar area apon entrance. A very surprising find for salem country.

Thank Brayboss
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Salem Cafe and Bar offers a fun atmosphere and very good food. We shared several good appetizers in the bar, but hope to return soon to check out the dinner menu. The staff were very friendly and efficient. Salem is lucky to have an upscale...More

Thank SeeitAll728
Reviewed 25 January 2013

This is a lunch review but friends tell me they have had the same excellent experience at dinner. The food was prepared and presented beautifully. Service was exceptional. Our server was knowledgeable about the menu and helpful when choosing items for a special dietary need....More

Thank ukpa0hde
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Pub
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Market St, Salem, NJ 08079-1903
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 856-339-4455
  • E-mail
Visit Salem City Cafe and Bar in the heart of historic Salem to experience big city dining with small town charm. Our menu offers a mix of cuisine from across the globe and changes with the seasons. The contemporary decor and all American music creates a lively atmosphere. We have live acoustic music and drink specials every Saturday evening and frequently host special events including our very popular monthly wine and food pairing prepared personally by the owners.
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