SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - K Kakes, located on the Valley side of the 3rd and Valley apartment building is officially open, according to the Village Vibe email from the South Orange Village Center Alliance.

K Kakes, which is run by local residents Danya and Michael Mowatt, is a new café and bakery with Jamaican influences with items offered including Jamaican patties, jerk chicken, and Jamaican rum cakes. They also have Blue Mountain coffee, cupcakes, muffins, bread and cinnamon rolls.

K Kakes is open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sundays for brunch from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and weekdays from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

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The space has a traditional dining room with tables and chairs, as well as an area with a sofa and television, and free Wi-Fi.

K Kakes is located at 165 Valley Street in South Orange.