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Fred & Ethel's Lantern Light

1 N New York Rd, Galloway, NJ 08205-3040
+1 609-652-0544
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 N New York Rd, Galloway, NJ 08205-3040
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a wonderful place to bring your family for some dinner. The food is really great, and the service outstanding, coupled with cheap prices. We tried the appetizers of calamari and nachos grande and they were huge servings. We were fully satisfied with our...More

Thank MangAndres
Reviewed yesterday

Laid back style, the staff, the food, the prices all added to a wonderful dining experience. The interior mostly done in dark wood with intimate lighting. One immediately feels at home like the old style Jersey Shore restaurants.

Thank bobkephart
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We happened upon this cute little town of Smithville. There are adorable shops and great places to eat. Fred and Ethel’s have special themed nights. The meals were good. The homemade soups and salads were fantastic! We will definitely be back.

Thank 5,882,300
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place seats many without crowding. I had the turkey and stuffing dinner and the portions were so generous I was able to have the leftovers for lunch the next day. They have unbeatable specials everyday. The evening we went it was a four-course meal...More

Thank jomago
Reviewed 2 days ago

My nephew's band Maytrix was playing there Saturday night so my sister (his mom), our mom and I went to have dinner and listen to the band. I ordered the Ahi Tuna (on the Specials menu). It was amazing. So so good. It had a...More

Thank LibbyMY
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Sat immediately on a Saturday evening. Waitress was very efficient and friendly. She was right there as soon as we sat down and service continued to be excellent. Highly recommend the French onion soup and the salmon. . If you leave this place without trying...More

Thank MitchTheMinister
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go to Smithville often to ride the train and walk around. We usually just go to the pizza place, but decided to change it up with the kids (age 2&4). There was a large kids menu, my kids were excited to get dinosaur chicken...More

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our fourth year staying at the Colonial Inn for Memorial Day weekend and Fred & Ethel’s is always where we have dinner our first night. We so look forward to this dinner all day after several hours of traveling. The atmosphere is quaint,...More

Thank Tammy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Are lunch while shopping and it was good. Convenient for a good lunch and with family. Specials were really good.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the highlight of Smithville village good food and good service. Good size portions as well.

Thank golfnut51
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Kathy L
24 August 2017|
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Response from PMCranford | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but maybe 5-7 PM ?
3 August 2017|
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Pura V
15 March 2015|
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Response from Katherine K | Reviewed this property |
Your typical variety of dessert options, a cake or two, apple crumble, etc.. don't remember specifics either, but if you call I'm sure someone would be happy to help you. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 N New York Rd, Galloway, NJ 08205-3040
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Galloway
  • Phone Number: +1 609-652-0544
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