Fairview Cafe

4.8
18 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
After years of serving as a personal chef and operating Scratch Catering Chef Donny Strackbein opened his first restaurant just outside of his hometown of Jefferson Township (population 3814) in 2010. Six years later we are now bringing those same small town values, friendly service and fresh farm raised foods to our newest adventure The Fairview Cafe. We would be honored to have you dine with us. Here's to great food and new friends!
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OT
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome. Food was amazing.

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R
Poconos
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

1st time visit.Food was phenominal. Our waitress was truly caring and attentive. And the restaurant had such a nice warm and cozy feel to it.BYOB and enjoy and wonderful meal!! We will be returning with friends..Highly recommend...

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CS
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a great time!1 Great food, Great service, all around greatest place ever! Love the Music too!

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NH
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful rustic atmosphere, good menu selection, great chef.

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SE
New York Area
51 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

Food was excellent. Service was nice and courteous, although I wish it was faster. I will be back

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SF
1 review
Dined on December 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing find outstanding food, ambiance & service...can’t wait to go back!!

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PA
1 review
Dined on December 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Its was recommended by friends, great choice , food was excellent, great menu, great atmosphere, owner and staff could not be kinder.
Will definitely return and recommend to friends

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KB
New York Area
1 review
Dined on December 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great find. The food is excellent and the service is very friendly.

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DS
1 review
Dined on December 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Passed this restaurant many times and never stopped in... finally did and wondered why we waited so long. Ambience is warm and inviting with the large fireplace filling the space. Tables set elegantly waiting for your BYOB. Jamie, our server, was friendly, informative and attentive. Our meal of steaks and dessert of homemade cakes was amazing. Already planning another visit.

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E
New York Area
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 4food 2service 4ambience 5

Beautiful place both inside and out. Great atmosphere.

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TL
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The ambience of the Fairview Cafe is second to none. The massive four sided fireplace is very romantic and and the architecture, both inside and out, is simply grand. We moved into the area this year and feel like we struck gold finding an upscale dining establishment as fine as the Fairview Cafe. We have never had any part of our meal disappoint and have ordered pretty much every meal on the menu. We always ask for a dessert to go because, well, they are not to be missed! My husband travelled extensively around the world during his career and The Fairview Cafe is one of his top five favorites. He says if he ever has to request his last meal before the electric chair, he will ask for ANYTHING from The Fairview Cafe. P.S. It's a BYOB

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R
1 review
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 3food 5service 2ambience 5

The food was excellent and the restaurant is very beautiful. We felt the service was slow. We were there 2 and a half hours and waited a long time for the waitress to check on us. I think they need to add more staff. If they do, then this restaurant would be top notch.

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TI
1 review
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

We went to Fairway for my birthday. The atmosphere and food were excellent. We loved looking at the antiques and the structure of the building. We will definitely be back and hopefully have room for dessert.

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CC
Poconos
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My husband and I have been searching for a place like this! Well above mediocracy, but not intimidating. We make our own wine and were happy that we were able to have with our fabulous meal! You just made going out to eat great again!!

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OT
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We have dined here three times now and the total experience is nothing short of outstanding. Casual fine dining and BYOB in an area with a desperate need. My wife and I have not been able to find any place else locally that competes.

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J
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What an amazing find. Beautiful atmosphere and gorgeous fireplace!!!! It’s the nicest place around to have either date nite or a group of friends. The food is the best and you can bring your own wine or whatever you like to drink!!!!! Love
This place❤️

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OT
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Last night my mother and I came here for dinner. And we had an AMAZING time. I ordered the cream of mushroom soup as an app and the pasta secca it was amazing. My mother ordered the butternut squash bisque and the sea bass with mango salsa and she loved it. It was cooked to perfection. The music they had playing was perfect. I definitely recommend this place for dinner. We will be back for the wine tasting they have going on this Wednesday.

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CS
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Every time we have been there we have had a wonderful time. The food is amazing as well a the beautiful decor. The people that work there are so welcoming it felt like home.

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