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Brewster's Italian Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza,
11 W Merchant St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1835
+1 269-469-3005
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“cookies” (55 reviews)
“meatballs” (25 reviews)
“pizza” (124 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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11 W Merchant St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1835
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We popped in early one evening and had a very good pizza. What we saw other people eating looked well prepared too.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food... great for lunch or dinner. Delicious muffins too! Everything I have tried is good. Pizza, pasta, salads... perfect for a date or with friends. Always friendly service.

Thank naturelover7531
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cannot say enough about this place. Great outdoor area. Dinning by two fireplaces inside. Staff is excellent. Pizza is great! All meals are great. Have ate here several times and I always look forward to coming back. Highly recommended!

Thank Coach97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Italian food! Love the salad with their signature dressing and love the tortellini salad. The four cheese pizza is also a MUST HAVE. Outside seating is very nice and uniquely set up for individual table privacy. Brewster's also offers a beautiful, private wine room...More

Thank Karlottajane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often eat at Brewsters, mostly at lunch. Most recently, Oct. 2 lunch enjoying their evergreen bordered outside "rooms" and the 80 degree heatwave. We chose the special pasta/seafood entree with squash filled ravioli with sinful, buttery cream sauce Plus a Grinder sandwich with cheese,...More

Thank BobandME
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brewster's is a drop dead go to when in New Buffalo. The food and the service is excellent. We have been here several times and have never been disappointed. Had lunch on a very hot day, enjoyed delicious salads. Even in the heat we sat...More

Thank R Bruce D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While traveling through southeastern Michigan we stopped for the night. The receptionist at our hotel recommended Brewster's for dinner when we said we'd like Italian food. We sat in the outside patio area which was lovely. The special for 2 included a soup or salad,...More

Thank FLGayle
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had a dinner for two that seemed a great economical way to try the best of everything. Pizza to die for. Seafood pasta is very fresh and delishiou. Fabulous wine list!! And warm cookies for dessert, nothing short of perfect

Thank amyofromrio
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The best pizza we ever had! Atmosphere is great as well as the service. Highly recommend Brewster's!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had a long wait for dinner, but spent it in the bar area with appetizer and drinks. Our server was wonderful. We had a couple's special that included salads, pizza and an entree, and cookies for dessert? The food was good. The service was...More

Thank Beachbuckeyes
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11 September 2016|
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Response from Impackedletsgo | Reviewed this property |
Just go try this place! Super romantic and not pricey!
23 April 2016|
Response from Alice S | Reviewed this property |
They do not take reservations. It's first come, first serve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 W Merchant St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1835
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  New Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-469-3005
  • E-mail
Over the last 25 years, Brewster's Italian Cafe` has grown from a small bakery to a full-service Italian restaurant in the heart of Harbor Country. Located in downtown New Buffalo, Michigan, Brewster's offers seasonally-inspired items and locally sourced ingredients that change every meal, every day. Our chefs meticulously select only the highest quality ingredients that reflect the true nature of what it means to eat rustic Italian cuisine. Whether you're looking for a classic plate of spaghetti and meatballs or a handmade pizza from our wood fire oven, Brewster's Italian Cafe is more than just your average Italian restaurant. Along with our ever-changing menu, we also make most of our desserts right here at the restaurant, including our creme brûlée and tiramisu. We proudly serve local craft brews from the likes of Greenbush Brewery and Bell's Brewing along with our extensive craft cocktail list featuring the finest of liquor from Journeyman Distillery. Our outdoor patio is perfect for any occasion as we accommodate to your specific needs-whether it be a special event or just a night out with the girls, Brewster's has something for everyone. Our menu changes every day, our chefs are constantly creating new dishes and flavor combinations, but our tradition remains the same from day one: provide the highest-quality ingredients that reflect the beauty in the simplicity of Italian fare.
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