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Restaurant Serenade

6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
+1 973-701-0303
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brownie” (6 reviews)
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6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to eat lunch here and we were disappointed. The food is expensive and very small portions. I ordered the scallop lunch which was $24 and it came with 3 scallops the size of quarter, a little rice and some vegetables. It was average...More

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Cobbler is awesome as is chocolate brownies, drinks overpriced and under par great live music on Sunday

Thank M P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Serenade has been on our short list of regular restaurants for at least a decade. The food and service have remained remarkably consistent over that time period, and we (my wife and I) continue to dine there on a regular basis. Last night's veal chop...More

Thank DoctorJoeE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Serenade is not being run properly and they are serving food that is overrated and expensive. I am very sick after eating here.More

Thank Ashley M
Nancy L, Owner at Restaurant Serenade, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ashley M.: We are very sorry to hear that your are not feeling well. However, it is unlikely that you were sickened by our food. We pride ourselves in serving only the freshest and best quality ingredients, and in handling them properly. And, we...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I live nearby, this is my favorite local restaurant even though they have a bar and serve alcohol at standard restaurant prices. Unless you live in New Jersey you likely won't understand how many restaurants don't have a liquor liscense so you...More

Thank budmuse
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The ambience and service was very nice on return visit. Was advised I could get appetizer/salad/main course as option v. the dessert so had some great scallops, nancy salad and filet mignon. Great place.

Thank OwlAdvisor100
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Have been here several times - lunch and dinner - and never disappointed. Went for both business as well as family. Great menu and food.

Thank Marion O
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We were a party of 6 who were celebrating my husband and my 35th Anniversary! Serenade has gotten great reviews everywhere so it sounded like the perfect place to dine. We were seated at a cozy banquet and the table was the perfect size; we...More

Thank MINDY456
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The food at Restaurant Serenade has always been excellent. Haven't been back in quite some time but after my recent meal we'll return frequently. The French style food was imaginative. The tastes were unexpected and wonderful. I remember Serenade as a jacket and tie restaurant....More

1  Thank williamhait
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is one of the few places which is open on a Monday night (+++) in Northern NJ but closes pretty early 10pm (--). I guess you have to pick your poison! ;-) This is off the main street in Chatham, situated by itself in...More

Thank hmikki
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18 July 2017|
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Response from CMSCLS | Reviewed this property |
Elegant casual
Betty B
16 January 2017|
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Response from Nancy L | Property representative |
Jackets are suggested but not required
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 50 - USD 90
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
    (Main Street (Rt. 124))
  • Public Transportation: Chatham stop on the New Jersey Transit Train and Buses
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 973-701-0303
  • E-mail
"Dinner at this jewel-like restaurant has been described as the "ultimate level of culinary enlightenment" stated the Asbury Park Press. Serenade serves contemporary French cuisine created by the collaborated efforts of James and Nancy Laird. Come visit this beautiful restaurant located in the picturesque town of Chatham, New Jersey."
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