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Elysian Cafe

1001 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5201
+1 201-798-5898
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good53%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (44 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1001 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5201
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They serve a wonderful brunch menu. The ambiance is great with Yummy food and great service. I recommend this place

Thank Zen-Tonga
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for a very special graduation lunch for my niece. Thought the service was slightly slow given it was pretty empty, but I was really looking forward to my omelette and salad. Mid way through my salad, I bit something that was HARD so...More

Thank cindyjeffery
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch and it was great. I ate mussels in a white wine sauce and they were delicate, flavorful, and delicious. Nice staple in Hoboken.

Thank Robudhubs
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Great Atmosphere & service. Good size portions, but my spinach goat cheese omelette was a little bland. Potatoes were a nice touch but could have been seasoned. My husband was happy with his Benedict and it was wonderful to sit outside.

Thank Yankee1234
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Elysian looks like an old cafe that has a lot of charm. My boyfriend has been living nearby for about four months and we finally got the chance to try it out after all that time. We came in on a beautiful, sunny and warm...More

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Oldest cafe at Hoboken in a historic building--great for outdoor lunch and nice indoor space. Very generous portions--plenty for sharing. Slightly hard to park.

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went for a late business lunch. There were 4 people in the party. Cafe was accommodating. Lunch was very good. Would recommend to others.

Thank J J
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This cafe has old world charm, dating back to the 1890s. Nice high ceiling and large windows. We had a one-yr old with us and given a table in the back of the larger dining area which is fine. The child sat on a high...More

Thank chessbuff
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great for a first date or family dinner. Nightly specials are consistently good and Steak Night is a must. Great beer selection and staff is always friendly and courteous. Outdoor patio is relaxing and enjoyable when the weather is nice.

Thank TMO614
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Had lunch here on a Saturday when the brunch crowd was still packing the place. We were unfamiliar with the area and saw the place was hopping so decided it must be good. And it was. The service was quick, the salads we ordered were...More

Thank Friscotravelers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5201
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: +1 201-798-5898
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