Coffee & Treats in Rahway

50% Off at Brewed Awakening Coffeehouse

Metuchen

$10 $5

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Warm and intimate café offers speciality coffee drinks and breakfast and lunch cuisine such as eggs with chorizo, chicken soup, and salads

Up to 55% Off Healthy Food at Healthy & Delicious

Morris Plains

$20 $10

Custom-built wraps, salads, breakfast dishes, and smoothies made from fresh, nourishing ingredients

Half Off Wraps, Paninis, and Coffee at Village Coffee

Maplewood

$10 $5

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Wraps and paninis such as the prosciutto with spinach, mozzarella, and roasted peppers, plus coffee

Half Off Frozen Yogurt at Let's Yo! Yogurt

Multiple Locations

$8 $4

Customers fill cups with frozen yogurt in creative flavors such as sea-salt caramel pretzel and chocolate mint, then visit the toppings bar

50% Off Frozen Yogurt

Chatham

$10 $5

Serving all-natural frozen yogurt, Go Yo Go lets guests to build desserts from over 24 flavors of frozen yogurt and 80 toppings

51% Off at Frozen In Time Ice Cream Parlour

Livingston

$35 $17

Hershey's ice cream, soft-serve frozen yogurt, italian ices, and smoothies

$5 for Drinks at Coffee Beanery

Jersey City – Hudson Mall

$10 $5

Baristas pour steamy caramelattes, blend strawberry monsoon fruit smoothies, and craft chai tea chillers at a spot in the Hudson Mall

45% Off

West Orange

$5 $2.75

All-natural, made-to-order smoothies, holistic juices, and fiber rich juices support healthy diets and lifestyles

Up to 52% Off Ice Cream at Little Scoops

Orangeburg

$12 $6

Welsh Farms ice cream available in flavors such as strawberry, cookies ‘n’ cream, and coffee; served in cones, sundaes, or milkshakes

Cold Stone Creamery — Up to 43% Off Ice Cream

Multiple Locations

$10 $5.66

Customer-selected candy, fruit, and nuts blend with fresh-made ice cream to form more than 11.5 million flavor combinations

Up to 56% Off Baked Goods at Blue Sheep Bake Shop

Green Brook

$25 $12.50

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Bakers craft more than 20 cupcake flavors daily, and create customized cakes, truffles, and speciality cupcakes

Half Off at Bridgewater Bakery

Bridgewater Bakery

$10 $5

Visitors to this bakery and pastry shop can choose from a variety of made-from-scratch treats, such as dipped cookies, cheesecakes, and pies

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A fuzzy brown teddy bear, a pink Chanel handbag, and a football helmet sit on a table, all just waiting to be bitten into. But teeth and taste buds needn't worry—these items have all been sculpted in cake form by the dessert artists at Cake Therapy. The pastry experts excel at transforming cakes into edible sculptures for birthday parties and weddings. Their creative eye also extends to cupcakes, which they craft to resemble tiny castles, cartoon characters, and flowers you can actually eat.

85 East Cherry Street
Rahway,
NJ
US

What began in Brooklyn as a personal affection for italian ice eventually bloomed into a multistate confection empire on the strength of frosty family recipes. Uncle Louie G's Italian Ices & Ice Cream crafts its treats from the same recipes founder Louie G used growing up in New York City, before the invention of robot-run ice creameries. The expansive menu now includes more than 40 flavors of italian ices and two dozen ice creams. Fresh maraschino cherries, Dole pineapple, and a variety of other candies imbue the shop's italian ice with a dazzling array of flavors and textures.

30 Giffords Ln.
Staten Island,
NY
US

With ample menu offerings throughout the day, the newly reopened Dominick’s is a one-stop eatery set to satisfy sweet and savory gourmet cravings. Select an imperial sandwich, such as the chicken caesar ($9.99) to tame unruly stomachs with succulent chicken and an iron fist. Feast on the piquancy of a vodka pizza ($15) or employ foam Hulk hands to grip an unwieldy half-pound portobello burger ($12.99). Fresh cannoli graces bakery shelves with fluffy dough and sugary filling, supported by a fleet of neatly assembled pastries. The café’s delicate chandeliers illuminate neat brick walls, glossy wooden tabletops, and the cheerful faces of Dominick's staff, which would otherwise be standing in the dark.

31 New Dorp Ln
Staten Island,
NY
US

In 1988, Auntie Anne's founders Anne and Jonas Beiler purchased a Pennsylvania farmers' market stand, where they experimented with dough until they created a pretzel that seemed to strike the perfect chord with their customers. Today, at their more than 1,150 locations worldwide, the pretzel makers still hand roll the original recipe but have added to the menu with inventive options, such as the pepperoni pretzel and eight signature dipping sauces. The team constantly explores new uses for the pretzel dough, such as wrapping it around hot dogs, slicing it into bite-size nuggets, or using it to build historically accurate Austrian villages. To transform the snack into a meal, they accompany it with specialty drinks, including frozen-lemonade desserts.

When not twisting dough, Auntie Anne's team partners with the national charitable organization Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, which raises funds to fight childhood cancer. They also reach out to the community through fundraising opportunities.

2655 Richmond Ave
Staten Island,
NY
US

Taking the first bite of a cake from Ella’s Sweet Treats can be bittersweet, since it means destroying a work of art. The multitiered creations don seamless coats of fondant that command attention with majestic accents such as feathers, tiaras, or a message scrawled in icing that reads, “Hey, you. Look at this handsome cake.” The elegant designs invite forks to plunge into cores of chocolate, vanilla, red velvet, or strawberry cake in search of one of the nine available fillings, including cannoli cream or fresh strawberries and bananas. Presentation even matters for Ella’s cupcakes, which arrive with eye-catching swirls of buttercream frosting. The shop’s confectioners also shower their chocolate-covered apples with a hodgepodge of additional toppings, such as marshmallows, nuts, and sprinkles.

71 Winant Pl
Staten Island,
NY
US

Months of scouting bakers and sampling recipes helped Cupcakestop’s owner Lev Ekster curate a list of 54 cupcake flavors, including pina colada, French toast with bacon, and red velvet. The latter beat out a neighboring bakery to win the title of “best cupcake” on a 2010 episode of “Food Feuds.” Locations.

2655 Richmond Avenue
New York,
NY
US