Quick Bite

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339 Springfield Ave, Summit
908-277-6222, foodinsummit.com

Hours: Mon–Thurs, 9 am–3 pm, 5–9 pm; Fri, 9 am–3 pm, 5–10 pm; Sat, 9–4 pm, 5–10 pm; Sun, 9–4 pm, 5–9 pm

Price: $/$$

Style: Scandinavian bistro. White-on-white decor complemented by dark wood floors and Eames-inspired molded chairs.

Don’t Miss:
The Portobella and goat cheese omelette ($9), with creamy, herbed goat cheese and sauteed mushrooms served with Balthazar white Pullman toast is a great blend of flavors in just the right portions. The Comfort crepes ($10), packed with scrambled eggs, home fries, bacon, and cheddar Jack cheese topped with Hollandaise sauce and neatly wrapped in paper-thin French pancakes are terrifically filling. Satisfy a morning sweet tooth with cookie dough pancakes ($7), milk-and-cereal French toast ($8) (corn-flake crusted Balthazar brioche with vanilla custard filling and a drizzle of honey), or the Nutella crêpe ($7) with bananas and powdered sugar. On the lighter side, whole-wheat croissants ($5) are served with sweet, smooth berry jam, butter, and honey, and the yogurt parfait ($6) is made with Greek-style yogurt, granola, and fruit. Lunch is equally diverse with salads such as fried calamari caesar topped with pecorino ($11) and lobster grilled cheese (a blend of fontina, gruyere, and poached lobster chunks) served with light, crisp house-made french fries ($12). Dinner selections—innovative burgers ($11-$12), steak frites ($22), and chicken pot pie ($13)—are also hits.

Heads Up: Kid-friendly BYO can buzz with noise and activity, but the menu is sophisticated and tasty enough to please tikes and parents alike.

The Scoop: There’s plenty of free parking in a lot diagonally behind the restaurant, and one block from the train station.

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What's a Quick Bite? Short takes on casual, affordable dining.

Restaurant Details

  • Cuisine Type:
    European - Scandinavian
  • Price Range:
    Moderate
  • Food
    339 Springfield Avenue
    Summit, NJ 07901
  • Hours:
    Mon–Thurs, 9 am–3 pm, 5–9 pm; Fri, 9 am–3 pm, 5–10 pm; Sat, 9–4 pm, 5–10 pm; Sun, 9–4 pm, 5–9 pm

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