Sweet Basil's Cafe - Livingston, NJ Restaurant, Essex County
498 South Livingston Ave • Livingston, NJ
Open For Inside Seating, Outside Seating, Take Out, Curbside Pickup, and Doordash Delivery

Open 7 Days a Week, 10am - 8pm | For Brunch, Lunch and Dinner


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Delivery available through Doordash and UberEats

Breakfast & Brunch Menu

Sweet Basil’s Cafe – Livingston NJ

Breakfast Livingston NJ

Brunch Restaurant Essex County NJ

from the griddle

add: 100% pure vermont maple syrup $1.50  /  whipped cream $1  /  one egg $1.50

WHISKEY “R&B” PANCAKES $12
whiskey soaked raisins with caramelized bananas in a pomegranate caramel sauce
*TRUST US, NO SUBSTITUTIONS

Strawberry Shortcake Pancakes $12
buttermilk pancakes layered with strawberries & mascarpone

TIRAMISU PANCAKES $11
buttermilk pancakes layered with mocha espresso cream topped with chocolate & vanilla glaze

Banana Pecan Pancakes $12
our classic pancakes topped with fresh bananas & a decadent caramel pecan sauce

Blueberry Pancakes $11
filled with wild Maine blueberries

Chocolate Chip Pancakes $10
three buttermilk pancakes filled with semi-sweet chocolate morsels

Classic Pancakes $9
three fluffy buttermilk pancakes

Poached Pear Vanilla Bean French Toast $12
juicy bartlett pears spiked with cinnamon in a caramel sauce atop fresh baked challah

Blueberry Stuffed French Toast $12
challah stuffed with sweet cream cheese, topped with fresh blueberries and sweetened mascarpone

Banana Pecan French Toast $12
challah topped with fresh banana & a decadent caramel pecan sauce

Strawberry Mascarpone French Toast $12
challah stuffed with mascarpone & strawberries, topped with fresh strawberry sauce

French Toast $9.95
fresh baked challah bread dipped in Madagascar bean & orange zest butter

sides

ACAI BOWL (VEGAN) $9
strawberry, granola, bananas, chia seeds andcoconut flakes with apple juice

MORNING CRUNCH $7
organic granola, yogurt & fresh fruit

6 OZ. HANGER STEAK $11

APPLEWOOD SMOKED BACON $5

PORK / TURKEY SAUSAGE $5

SPICY CHORIZO $5

CANADIAN BACON $4.50

PLANT BASED ITALIAN SAUSAGE (VEGAN) $6

HOME FRIES / HAND-CUT FRENCH FRIES $4

EGG ANY STYLE $2

FRESH FRUIT $4

SIDE OF TOAST $2

 

beverages

Free in-house refills (coffee, iced coffee, iced tea & fountain sodas)

Organic Fair Trade Estate Coffee/Iced Coffee* $2.95 / $3.95/iced
Cappuccino / Iced Cappuccino $3.95 / $5
Classic Latte / Iced Latte $3.95 / $5
Espresso $2 Single / $4 Double
Caramel Swirl Latte/ Mocha Latte $4.95
Iced Caramel Swirl Latte/ Iced Mocha Latte $5.95
Frozen Caramel Swirl $5.95
Frozen Mochaccino $5.95
Hot Chocolate $3 / $3.50 with whip
Mint Hot Chocolate $4 / $4.50 with whip
Chai/Iced Chai $4 / $5 iced
RishiTea (Hot or Iced) $3.75
Unsweetened Iced Tea / Flavored Iced Tea $2.95/$3.95
Fountain Sodas $2.95
Lemonade / Flavored Lemonade $3.50 / $4.25
Fresh Pomegranate Lemonade $4.50
Arnold Palmer (½ Lemonade, ½ Iced Tea) $3.50
Frozen Lemonade or Frozen Mojito Lemonade $4.95
Frozen Pomegranate Lemonade $4.95
Classic Milkshakes $6.95
Milk $2.95 small / $3.95 large
Chocolate Milk $3 small / $4 large
Tropicana $2.95 small, $4.75/large
Apple or Cranberry Juice $2.75 small / $5.50 large

smoothies (16 oz. cup)

all smoothies get a choice of base: almond milk, soy milk, skim milk, orange juice, apple juice or water

Orange, Strawberry, Banana $7

Tropical Breeze Smoothie $7
strawberry, mango, pineapple and orange juice

Incredible Hulk Smoothie $7
pineapple, bananas, spinach, broccoli and ginger with apple juice

PB&J Smoothie $7
strawberry, blueberry, bananas, peanut butter and apple juice

 

skillets

Huevos Rancheros $12.95
two corn tortillas layered with chorizo, roasted pork, black beans & cheddar cheese topped with two sunny side up eggs, poblano sauce & our five chili ranchero sauce

Garden Frittata $12.95
portobello mushrooms, spinach, tomato, white cheddar
whipped into 3 fresh eggs

Country Skillet $12.95
3 eggs scrambled with applewood smoked bacon, ham, pork sausage & white cheddar

 

omelets & more

served with toast & choice of home fries or salad
substitute: egg whites/$1.50,
fruit for home fries/ $2.50, gluten-free toast/$2

Wild Mushroom, Spinach & Goat Cheese Omelet $11.95

Veggie Omelet $10.95
sautéed onions, mushrooms, spinach & feta

Santa Fe Omelet $10.95
avocado, tomato, onion, jalapeño & jack cheese

Mexican Omelet $10.95
bacon, cheddar, salsa & avocado

Western Omelet $10.95
sautéed fresh bell peppers, ham, cheddar & onions

The Health Kick $12.50
pesto infused egg whites scrambled with portobello mushrooms, avocado, crisp red onion & fresh tomato, served with salad & multi-grain toast

Goldilox Scramble $14
eggs scrambled with smoked salmon, goat cheese & tomato

California Scramble $10.95
eggs scrambled with avocado, tomato & jack cheese with a side of salsa

Spanish Scramble $10.95
eggs scrambled with spicy chorizo, potato, tomato & cheddar with a side of salsa

STEAK & EGGS $17.95
grilled marinated hanger steak topped with two sunny-side up eggs& home fries

SOUTHWEST BREAKFAST WRAP $12.50
warm flour tortilla with scrambled eggs, chorizo, avocado, jalapeño, black beans, tomato, cheddar cheese and fire roasted poblano chili sauce, home fries

TWO EGGS, HOME FRIES & TOAST $9


AVOCADO TOAST $12.95
multi-grain toast topped with 2 sunny side up eggs, sliced avocado& cherry tomatoes, herb aioli, served with home fries or house salad

SALMON AVOCADO TOAST $16.95
Multi-grain toast, smoked salmon & sliced avocado, topped with2 sunny side up eggs, cherry tomatoes & herb aioli, home fries or salad

 

the benny bar

SHRIMP BENEDICT $16
roasted corn & yucca hash with shrimp, topped with guacamole, two poached eggs & cilantro chipotle hollandaise,served in crispy tortilla shell

PULLED PORK BENEDICT $15
roasted corn & yucca hash with pulled pork, topped with guacamole, poached eggs, cilantro chipotle hollandaise

CRAB CAKE BENEDICT $17
with hollandaise

Smoked Salmon Benedict $14
with capers, red onion & hollandaise

Sweet Basil’s Florentine $12.95
sautéed spinach, portobello mushrooms & fresh herbs poached eggs, hollandaise & a drizzle of fresh basil pesto

Eggs Benedict $11
poached eggs & canadian bacon on an english muffin topped with hollandaise

 

vegan specialties

MEXICAN TOFU SCRAMBLE $12
tofu, jalapenos, tomato, onion, black beans, & turmeric topped with avocado, side of salsa, house salad & toast

VEGETABLE SCRAMBLE $11.50
tofu, onions, red bell peppers, mushrooms, spinach & turmeric, house salad & toast

VEGAN FRITTATA $14
vegetable of the day, tofu,mushrooms, onions, potatoes,plant based Italian Sausage,mozzarella & cheddar cheese mix,served in a cast iron skillet, side salad & toast

BROOKLYN BREAKFAST WRAP $14
warm flour tortilla with tofu, plant based Italian sausage, avocado, jalapeno, black beans, tomato, mozzarella & cheddar cheese mix, fire roasted poblano sauce, chili sauce, side salad

Substitute Gluten Free Toast $2

mozzarella & cheddar cheddar cheese are plant based