In-Haus Breakfast and Dining at Area Restaurants

Breakfast is a very special part of your stay at Alpine Haus Bed and Breakfast Inn. Each breakfast consists of four courses, which may include:

  • A selection of juices, fresh coffee and teas
  • Fruit du Jour:
    • Baked peaches with granola and vanilla yogurt
    • Bananas in a yogurt sauce with toasted coconut
    • Seasonal fruits with Greek yogurt
  • Homemade Baked Goods:
    • Blueberry Coconut Muffins
    • Raspberry Hazelnut Muffins
    • Pennsylvania Dutch Crumb Cake
    • Buttermilk Scones with cranberries
    • Lemon Poppy Tea Bread
  • Seasonal:
    • Pumpkin Nut Raisin Muffins
    • Pumpkin Cranberry Bread
    • Holiday Stollen
    • Holiday Cranberry Bread
  • Favorite Entrees:
    • Blueberry& Cream Cheese Bread Pudding
    • Asparagus, Tomato and Goat cheese Fritatta
    • Stuffed French Toast
    • Three Cheese Croissants
    • Cheese Souffle
    • Swedish Pancakes
    • Lemon Ricotta Pancakes
    • Upside Down French Toast (The absolute favorite and our most requested recipe!)

All entrees are served with thick-cut bacon or sausage, and cereals and granola are always available.

Please advise us in advance of any dietary restrictions, and we will do our best to accommodate those needs. Guests with gluten & lactose-free diets are easily accommodated.

Early risers needing breakfast before 7:00 a.m.: we can arrange for a help-yourself breakfast or breakfast-to-go. Please notify us in advance.

Thank you for a great stay! We love Alpine Haus especially the breakfasts. The upside down French toast was amazing and the muffins and scones were great. We are now on a diet but it was well worth the splurge. We can’t wait to come back. – Diane B.

We have a wide variety of lunch and dinner options in the northern NJ area, including Vernon, Warwick NY, and the surrounding area. Some of our favorites are listed below. We also have menus in our living room for you to review upon your arrival.

Calico Rose Cafe at the Merry Go Round – Cafe and tearoom in a charming old Victorian home and gift shop. Open daily 11-3 lunch, 3-4 tea/desserts.  Hamburg 973-827-5578

Charlotte’s Tea Room – Located in a Victorian home, enjoy lunches, grandma’s goodies or High Tea in one of the 3 themed rooms or on the porch. Wed-Sun  11-4  845-988-9499

Irish Cottage InnThe building’s exterior features an authentic thatch roof.  You may be greeted by Damian, one of the Irish owners. The menu offers a little of everything, but of course, the Irish standards; Shepherds Pie, Guinness Beef Stew, Corned Beef & Cabbage, Bangers & Mash and Fish & Chips.  Open daily for lunch & dinner.  602 Route 23, Franklin, NJ  973-827-2090

Milano’s – This very nice Italian restaurant is between casual and fine dining.  Good food and reasonably priced. It’s a BYOB so bring your own favorite wine or beer.  Open for lunch & dinner, closed Monday.   3673 Route 94, Hardyston, NJ  973-209-1212

FetchIf you love dogs this is the place for you!  Needless to say the theme is dogs.  The walls are covered with photos of customers’ dogs.  There is a Humane Society sponsored Adopt-a-Dog wall.  This is the second location of a popular Manhattan restaurant serving inspired updates to American classics.  Open daily for lunch & dinner.  48 Main St, Warwick, NY  845-987-8200

Fratello – Family-style Italian restaurant.  Large menu but they are known for their specialty brick oven pizzas.  Watch them being made in the stone oven in the middle of the restaurant. Open daily for lunch & dinner.  22 Spring St, Warwick, NY  10990   845-986-7898

Iron Forge Inn & Tap Room – The Inn is located on the site of an historic forge in a revolutionary era home built in 1760.  Owned and operated by the Johanson family. The main level features fine dining prepared by a Culinary Institute of American graduate, Erik Johanson.  The Pub is located in the downstairs in the original 1760 cooking kitchen with stone walls and original fireplace.  A unique rustic experience featuring casual fare pub menu. Open Thurs – Sun dinner only.   38 Iron Forge Road, Warwick (Bellvale) 845-986-3411

The Homestead – A western/horse-themed restaurant with legendary burgers and fries, good steaks, sandwiches & salads.  Open daily for lunch & dinner.  294 N. Church St, Sparta, NJ  973-383-4914

Cravin Thai – Small quaint restaurant with good Thai Food.  Open Mon-Sat; lunch & dinner, Sun 2-9. 973-209-8424  4 Main St, Hamburg, NJ

Wok’N SushiTemporarily Closed – Chinese & Japanese restaurant & Sushi Bar.   Open daily for lunch & dinner except Wed dinner only.  973-827-6565  27 Route 23, Franklin, NJ

Penning’s Harvest Grill & Brew Pub – Located in the farmers market at Penning’s Orchard.  Specialty sandwiches, salads, burger, fish & chips, daily specials.  Brew Pub features small batch regional beer, cider and wine. Their cider is made from the apples in their orchard.  In the Fall spend the afternoon picking apples in their orchard.  161 S. Route 94, Warwick, NY  845-986-1059

Taco of the Town – Mexican with great Tortilla Soup. Open Wed-Sat; lunch & dinner, Sun 4:30-9pm   54 Main St, Sussex, NJ  973-875-9892

Yesterday’s Pub – Nice pub/restaurant. Large selection of beers. Open daily lunch & dinner, 29 Main St., Warwick. NY  845-986-1904

ChatterboxFamily-owned 50’s and 60’s style “drive-in” restaurant that brings you back to the ’good ol’ days,” even if you weren’t a part of them!  For old car lovers or fans of Happy Days, this place is for you.  Car-hop service during the summer (except Saturday nights), where you simply pull in and you will be served in your car.  Check out their website for cruise nights.  Open daily 11:30-9.  1 State Highway 15, Augusta, NJ   973-300-2300

Iron Forge Inn – Once the site of an historic 1760 forge, this home is now one of the best restaurants in the area.  Enjoy a romantic evening in the country with Chef/Owner Erik Johansen and his family and savor Modern American seasonal dishes highlighting fresh local ingredients.  Located at 38 Iron Forge Road in Warwick  845-986-3411

Chateau Hathorn – This historic home was transformed in the 1980s to a graceful mansion and lovingly restored by current owners Dolph & Helene.   Great for a romantic dinner and special occasions.  Swiss American cuisine. Open Wed – Sat 5-9:30, Sun 3-8.  33 Hathorn Road, Warwick   845-986-6099   

Landmark Inn – Dine in a 234-yr-old casual country Inn.  The chef is an honors graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and serves fresh seafood, steaks, pasta & more.  Open Thurs – Sun dinner only.  526 Route 94, Warwick, NY  845-986-5444

The Dautaj at the Warwick Inn – 1855 Victorian mansion.  Northern Italian cuisine along with steaks, seafood and lamb.  Romantic rooms or dining on the porch in the summer.  Open Mon-Thur 12-10, Fri/Sat 12-11, Sun 12-9.  36 Oakland Ave, Warwick, NY  845-986-3666

Trattoria Viviano – Northern & southern Italian cuisine with Mediterranean flair.  Open Mon-Sat 11:30-3, 4:30-10.  100 Main St., Warwick, NY  845-986-9611

Atlantic Manor – Spanish, Portuguese and Brazilian style Rodizio.  Good Sangria!  Rodizio only served Thur – Sun.  Open daily 12-10, Fri/Sat to 11.  83 Main St.,Ogdensburg, NJ   973-823-6378

Silvio’s Italian Villa – Italian cuisine in a beatifully restored 18th century home.  Outdoor dining on terrace in summer.  Entertainment every Saturday in the cocktail lounge starting at 9:00pm.  Open Tues – Sun  274 Route 94 South, Warwick, NY  845-987-1500

Dairy Swirl – Homemade ice cream and frozen yogurt. 71 Route 94,Vernon, NJ  973-827-1114

Bellvale Farm Creamery – Fantastic gourmet ice cream made from their own cow’s milk at the 7th generation dairy farm.  An added bonus is the fantastic view of the Warwick Valley from above Mt. Peter where the creamery is located. Open daily April – Oct 30.  1390 New York 17A, Warwick, NY  845-988-1818

Cafe A La Mode – Ice cream, cappuccino, chai tea, sandwiches.  1 Oakland Ave, Warwick, NY  973-823-6378

Jean Claude’s Artisan Bakery & Dessert Cafe – Fantastic French bakery; stop by for a sweet treat and coffee, cappuccino or tea.  Open Wed/Thur 8-6, Fri 8-7, Sun 8-3    25 Elm St, Warwick, NY   (Located behind Burger King)   845-595-6580

Sweetbriar’s – A quaint chocolate shop that is now a dessert cafe also offering scrumptious desserts with coffee, tea, and hot chocolate.  Fine chocolate, truffles, gourmet candy apples and more.  Open Tues – Thurs, Sun 12-6, Fri/Sat 12-8; 26 Railroad Ave, Warwick, NY  845-986-5700

Starbucks – small location in the A&P grocery store here in Vernon or full store at 111 Route 23, Franklin, NJ