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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 good42%
  • Average14%
  • 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 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 2 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
Reviewed 14 May 2018

My most recent visit to Fred and Ethel's, on Mother's Day, turned out to be a LOT better than my first visit. This most recent visit was indeed a better overall experience. First of all, the entire staff have restaurant shirts with their names stitched...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 7 May 2018

If you are in Smithville Village you only have two choices to eat anywhere in the area. So, you are basically a prisoner. The food is average at best and our server was very slow. If it were not for the fact that they are...More

Thank Gart W
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Stayed down the street at Marriott property, no restaurant or bar...hit road and saw F&E's...great choice...service was superb , thanks Corrine...food was excellent and a great crowd...we were full, happy and had a great time...ended up closing place...

Thank smif516
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We ate dinner here and enjoyed the English pub atmosphere. I chose manderian chicken which came with a cup of soup and side salad.. more than enough food for one person. spouse order a Hambuger/fries which was prepared to his liking. service was attentive. enjoyable...More

Thank BJevents
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Ate here on Easter Sunday and although the place was mobbed, the service was superb and the food up to par - Unusual for a place with crowds - we love it

Thank Greg P
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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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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