Sweet Basil's Cafe - Livingston, NJ Restaurant, Essex County
498 South Livingston Ave • Livingston, NJ
Restaurant Hours: Sun & Mon: 8 am - 3 pm
Tues - Sat: 8 am - 9 pm

Vegan / Vegetarian Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Menus

Sweet Basil’s Cafe – Livingston NJ

We are happy to accommodate any special request. Please ask your server.

Vegetarian Vegan Options Livingston NJ Restaurant

Vegetarian Vegan Essex County NJ

Vegetarian Breakfast and Brunch Menu

Eggs, Omelets & Scrambles

*all omelets & scrambles served with choice of home fries or salad & multi-grain, whole wheat or rye toast*

Sweet Basil’s Florentine $12.5
Fresh sauteed spinach, portobello mushrooms & fresh herbs, 2 poached eggs, hollandaise & a drizzle of pesto over an English muffin, served with home fries or salad

Garden Frittata $12
Portobello mushrooms, spinach, tomato & manchego cheese blended with 3 scrambled eggs in a cast iron skillet, served with salad

The Health Kick $11.5
Pesto infused egg whites scrambled with portobello mushrooms, crisp red onion, avocado & fresh tomato

Veggie Omelet $10
Sautéed onions, mushrooms, spinach, & feta

Two Eggs, Home Fries & Toast $7

Wild Mushroom Spinach & Goat Cheese Omelet $11
Mixed with fresh herbs

Santa Fe Omelet $10
Avocado, tomato, onion, jalapeño & Jack Cheese

California Scramble $10
Eggs scrambled with avocado, tomato & jack cheese, side of salsa

Veggie Southwest Breakfast Wrap $11
warm flour tortilla with scrambled eggs, black beans, tomato, avocado & cheddar, fire roasted poblano chili sauce

Create Your Own Omelet choose 3 items $10 / each additional item $1 –
onions, mushrooms, tomato, roasted red peppers, spinach, broccoli, salsa, feta, cheddar, swiss, American & fresh mozzarella

 

 

 

Sides

“The Morning Crunch” $7
Organic granola, yogurt, & fresh fruit

Acai Bowl $9
strawberry, granola, bananas, chia seeds & coconut flakes with apple juice

From The Griddle

Whiskey “R & B” Pancakes $11.50
Whiskey soaked raisins, caramelized bananas, pomegranate caramel sauce
*Trust Us – No Substitutions

Strawberry Shortcake Pancakes $11
Buttermilk pancakes layered with strawberries & mascarpone

Tiramisu Pancakes $10.50
Buttermilk pancakes layered with mocha espresso cream and topped with chocolate and vanilla glaze

Blueberry Pancakes $10
Filled with wild Maine blueberries

Chocolate Chip Pancakes $9.50
Filed with semi-sweet chocolate chip morsels

Classic Pancakes $8.50
3 Fluffy buttermilk pancakes

Banana Pecan Pancakes $11.50
Topped with fresh bananas & pecans in a decadent caramel sauce

Poached Pear Vanilla Bean French Toast $11.50
Challah, Bartlett pear spiked with cinnamon, caramel sauce

Blueberry or Strawberry Stuffed French Toast $11
Stuffed with sweet cream & topped with mascarpone

Banana Pecan French Toast $11
Challah topped with banana & pecans, decadent caramel sauce

Classic French Toast $9.5
Fresh baked challah dipped in Madagascar bean & orange zest

 

Vegetarian and Vegan Lunch Menu

sandwiches / burgers

All sandwiches/burgers are served with pasta or salad, substitute hand cut French fries for an additional $2 or home fries for an additional $1
All veggie burgers are served with French fries, can substitute pasta or salad at no additional charge
All veggie burgers are made with fresh vegetables, black beans, lentils, fresh herbs & organic brown rice

Veggie Burger (Vegan) $12
Served with lettuce, tomato, onion & pickle

Fully Loaded Veggie Burger $14.5
Avocado, cheddar cheese & chipotle aioli, lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion
(Can be made vegan by leaving out the melted cheddar – please specify when ordering)

Grilled Eggplant $9.5
Fresh mozzarella, roasted red peppers, balsamic vinaigrette on baguette
(Can be made vegan by leaving out the fresh mozzarella – please specify when ordering)

San Francisco Haven (Vegan) $9.5
Hummus, avocado, cucumber, tomato, greens served on a sundried tomato basil wrap or multi-grain toast

Brie, Pear, and Arugula Sandwich $9.5
(#8 no bacon add pear)
Melted brie, arugula, tomato & pear on a baguette with honey mustard or mayo on the side

 

housemade soups

Lentl Soup With Fresh Vegetable (Vegan)
Cup $4.5 Bowl $9

Salads

Vegan Café Salad (Vegan) $16
Mixed greens, mango, avocado, tomato, cilantro lime vinaigrette topped with a vegan veggie burger

Arugula & Pear Salad $9
Arugula, tomato, tomato, sliced pear & crumbled gorgonzola cheese, citrus vinaigrette
Can be made Vegan by leaving out the cheese

California Spring Mix $9
Mixed greens, granny smith apples, caramelized walnuts, tomato & crumbled gorgonzola cheese, balsamic vinaigrette dressing
Can be made Vegan by leaving out the cheese

Add vegan veggie burger to any salad $6

 

Vegetarian and Vegan Dinner Menu

Appetizers

CRISPY AVOCADO  $9    (VEGETARIAN)
PANKO BREADING, SESAME SEEDS, BRUNOISE SALSA, ARUGULA, CHIPOTLE AIOLI

MAC & CHEESE $10  (VEGETARIAN)
ELBOW PASTA, SHARP CHEDDAR, WHITE CHEDDAR, TOASTED GARLIC CRUMBS

ROASTED BRUSSEL SPROUTS  $9 (Order with No Bacon) (VEGETARIAN)
MAPLE MUSTARD, PARMESAN CHEESE

 

 

Soups

VEGAN VEGETABLE LENTIL $6 Cup / $9 Bowl    (VEGAN)

 

 

Salads

GOAT CHEESE & BEET SALAD $7 small / $11 large  
(VEGETARIAN / Order With No Goat Cheese To Make It Vegan)
ROASTED BEETS, PISTACHIO, GOAT CHEESE, ARUGULA, CITRUS VINAIGRETTE

WARM SQUASH & BURRATA SALAD  $12     (VEGAN)
ROASTED BUTTERNUT SQUASH, QUINOA, POACHED CRANBERRIES, ARUGULA, CIDER-SHALLOT VINAIGRETTE

VEGAN CAFÉ SALAD $17    (VEGAN)
VEGGIE BURGER, GREENS, MANGO, TOMATO, AVOCADO, CILANTRO-LIME VINAIGRETTE

Main Courses

ARTICHOKE RISOTTO $17  (VEGAN)
ROASTED ARTICHOKES, CONFIT TOMATO, ENGLISH PEAS, FRESH HERBS, GARLIC CRUMBS

BUCATINI MARINARA  $13  (VEGAN)
WHITE WINE, CRUSHED TOMATO, FRESH BASIL

Burgers and Tacos

FULLY LOADED VEGGIE BURGER $16  (VEGETARIAN)
VEGGIE PATTY, CHEDDAR CHEESE, AVOCADO, CHIPOTLE AIOLI

VEGAN CAFÈ BURGER $14  (VEGAN)
VEGGIE PATTY, LETTUCE, TOMATO, ONION, PICKLE

VEGGIE TACO (3) $18  (VEGETARIAN)
CAULIFLOWER, ONIONS, PEPPERS, BRUSSELS SPROUTS, AVOCADO, QUESO FESCO, SMOKED CHILI AIOLI

 

Sides

HOUSE CUT FRIES $5    (VEGAN)

WILTED SPINACH $6    (VEGAN)

ROASTED GARLIC BROCCOLINI $6    (VEGAN)

BISTRO FRIES $7   (VEGETARIAN)
GARLIC OIL, PARMESAN, PARSLEY

MIXED VEGETABLES $7    (VEGAN)

ROASTED BRUSSELS SPROUTS $8   (VEGAN)