cuisine, featuring seafood-focused house-made
pasta, lamb, chicken and fish. L—Mon–Fri, 11: 30–
4 PM. D—Mon–Wed, 4–10 PM; Thur–Sat, 4–11 PM;
Sun, 4–9 PM. $$$. AX, D, MC, V. G ;
The Frog and the Peach; 29 Dennis St at
Hiram Sq, New Brunswick (732-846-3216).
Modern American cuisine, featuring local sea
scallops a la Plancha with crispy sunchoke,
preserved lemon, carrot, fava beans, smoked
French butter. L—Mon–Fri, 11: 30 AM–2: 30
PM. D—Mon–Thurs, 5:30–9: 30 PM; Fri and Sat,
5: 30–10 PM; Sun, 4: 30–9 PM. $$/$$$. AX, D, MC,
V. G ; I
The Shannon Rose Irish Pub 855 St. Georges
Ave, Woodbridge (732-636-6100). Irish-American
fare, featuring corned beef spring rolls, chicken
Murphy, Harp beer-battered fish and chips. L– 11
AM– 5 PM. D—Thurs–Sun, 5 PM– 2 AM; Fri and Sat, 5
PM– 3 AM. $/$$. AX, D, DC, MC, V. G ;
Stage Left Restaurant 5 Livingston Ave,
New Brunswick (732-828-4444). Contemporary
American cuisine, featuring fresh seafood and
steaks. L—Fri, noon– 2 PM. D—Mon, 5: 30–9 PM;
Tues–Sat, 5: 30–11 PM; Sun, 4:30–9: 30 PM. $$/$$$.
AX, D, DC, MC, V. G ; I
Steakhouse 85; 85 Church St, New Brunswick (732-
247-8585). American cuisine, featuring prime Black
Angus steak, lobster mac and cheese, and bananas
Foster. Mon–Tues, 11: 30 AM– 10 PM; Wed–Fri, 11:30AM–
11 PM; Sat, 5–11 PM; Sun, 4–9 PM. Live jazz Tues–Sat.
$$/$$$. AX, D, DC, MC, V. G ; I
David Burke Fromagerie 26 Ridge Rd, Rumson
(732-842-8088). American cuisine, featuring Crisp
and Angry Lobster cocktail, dry-aged steaks and
seasonal desserts. L–Fri, noon–2: 30 PM, Sat, 11
AM– 3 PM. D—Tues–Thurs, 5–10 PM; Fri and Sat,
5–11 PM; Sun, 4:30–8: 30 PM. Brunch—Sun, 10 AM– 2
PM. $$$. AX, D, DC, MC, V. G I
Fish;601 Mattison Ave, Asbury Park (732-455-
8181). Seafood cuisine, featuring ricotta dumplings, crab cakes, and pan-roasted Maine mussels.
Sun–Thurs, 11: 30 AM– 11 PM; Fri and Sat, 11: 30–
midnight. $$$. AX, MC, V, DC. G ;
Gaetano’s; 10 Wallace St, Red Bank (732-741-1321).
Italian cuisine, featuring homemade pasta, seafood,
veal and chicken dishes. L—Mon–Sat, 11 AM– 3 PM.
D—Mon–Thurs, 4–10 PM; Fri and Sat, 4–11 PM; Sun,
1–9 PM (dinner only). $$. AX, MC, V. G ;
Goldie’s;550 Cookman Ave, Asbury Park (732-
774-5575). Vegan cuisine, featuring fried hen-of-the-woods mushrooms, brussels sprouts salad and leek
risotto. D—Wed, Thurs, Sun 5–10 PM; Fri and Sat, 5
PM–midnight; Brunch—Sat and Sun, 11 AM– 4 PM.
$$$. AX, D, DC, MC, V. G ; (;;; 2/14)
McLoone’s Pier House 1 Ocean Ave, Long Branch
(732-923-1006). American cuisine, featuring salmon
cakes, pistachio-crusted halibut and Key lime pie.
Mon–Fri, 11: 30 AM– 11 PM; Sat, 11: 30 AM–midnight.
Brunch—Sun, 10: 30 AM– 3 PM. L—11: 30 AM– 3 PM.
D— 3–10 PM. $$$. AX, D, DC, MC, V. G ; I
The Mill; 101 Old Mill Rd, Spring Lake Heights
(732-449-1800). New American cuisine, featuring shrimp cocktail, filet mignon and “Old Mill”
cheesecake. L—Tues–Sat, noon–2: 30. D—Tues–
Sat, 2: 30–CLOSE.; Sun, 4 PM–CLOSE. Brunch—Sun,
11–3 PM. $$. AX, D, MC, V. G
An American Steakhouse with an Italian Accent
“So much more than just having dinner out!”
618 So. Livingston Avenue, Livingston, NJ • ( 5 min. from The Short Hills Mall)
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