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Archetypus Cafe

264 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020-1005
+1 201-941-0609
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
264 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020-1005
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We decided to go on Valentine's night and drove all the way from Franklin Lakes NJ. It took about 35 minutes to get there and we arrived at 5pm. There isn't a lot of parking so getting there early is a great strategy. We got...More

Thank Martha S
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

When I was a teenager I frequented this place often. I have not been here in years and decided to take my kids on a whim. My children loved it and found it to be quite the novelty place. They now serve food which is...More

Thank DL P
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed his location, something different than other dessert locations. My cousin and I tried the red dragon, because one of my customers ADVISED I do, I am glad I took her advice. The red dragon dessert was amazing, the portion is big enough...More

Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Been going here for years and love this spot if you want to do something a little different. It’s BYOB and a great spot to hang. However, I always come out with a stomach ache...

Thank pvallejo17
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Nothing like every other cafe. A mix a flavors that will make you say "why didn't I come here before!"

Thank xoss21x
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

So if you're looking to get away from the typical night out at a regular restaurant then this place isn't for you. However, if you want a change of pace at a fun inviting eatery this place is perfect. The ambiance will have you feeling...More

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I first went here when my friend and I randomly stumbled upon a review for it. We thought it looked cool so we drove the 45 minutes to get there. The place does have such a cool vibe. Its pretty awesome to just sit in...More

Thank Debra N
Reviewed 8 August 2017

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 8 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
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Questions & Answers
5 November 2017|
Response from Jennifer O | Reviewed this property |
Yes children are welcomed
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 1:30 AM
4:00 PM - 1:30 AM
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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