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Cafe for desserts in Union County, NJ?

Aliki | Jan 21, 2010 02:29 PM

I'm looking for a cafe for a Saturday afternoon to go with some girlfriends, order some desserts and coffee, and just sit and be able to chat for an hour without being rushed out the door.

I'm trying to find something like Cafe Lalo ( which I used to frequent with my girlfriends when I lived in NYC, where there is a counter with an assortment of cakes, you can sit and order off the menu for icecream, coffee, or cookies; and just sit and talk for an hour.

My girlfriends are now coming from NYC to visit me in NJ, but I'm not familiar with the Westfield/Cranford area, where we'll be. I've read about Ana Beall's Tea Room in Westfield, but seems to be getting mixed reviews (often empty, poor service, and expensive?!) on Chowhound. I'm not looking for a take-out place as none of us live in Union County and are all travelling over 45 minutes to Union County (central meeting location, and we plan to walk around Downtown Westfield for the afternoon).

Please tell me my options in Union County aren't the Cheesecake Factory or Starbucks, please! Thank you for all suggestions!

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