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Roots Steakhouse

401 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2624
+1 908-273-0027
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“popovers” (22 reviews)
“steak” (81 reviews)
“butter cake” (7 reviews)
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401 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2624
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Been to Roots many times and we love it!! We like to eat at the bar and the bartenders are always on there A Game. It is one of our go to restaurants in Summit.

Thank John F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Steaks are superb as is the atmosphere. And the bar scene is also great. Expensive but worth it. Try the shellfish appetizer sharing plate for a special experience

Thank Monica D
Reviewed 1 week ago

As far as suburban steakhouses go, this is as good as any. Pretty standard steakhouse fare, wine list is a little price inflated like other Harvest restaurants, but the food is reliably solid, and the popovers they bring to start, are phenomenal.

Thank cugrad2k1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everybody treated us the way we are supposed to be treated. I've been to some of the fanciest restaurants and the service has been mediocre . At roots the atmosphere is excellent the food is excellent and the staff is excellent.

Thank Mitchell S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So my wife booked Roots Steakhouse in Summit for our older son's graduation. Our previous visits there were not that great. We dealt systematically with condescending staff and snooty waiters. Actually, I avoided the place altogether. I must say that we had a very enjoyable...More

Thank AlexisTWI
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Superb dining, excellent steak, great wine, great sides. The steak is done EXACTLY to your specifications. The sides are delicious. This steakhouse is great for couples, it's great for small get togethers. Superb service too. Expensive but worth it. Their menus is priced like a...More

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We had a large family gathering. The waiter was very attentive to our needs. Everything was prepared to our liking.

1  Thank Franklin B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

First visit here & all were very pleased with the food. Steak, chicken & Maryland crab cakes were enjoyed by all!! Staff attentive, Desserts amazing to be shared & the surprise of cupcakes for the graduates to be shared were so delicious too!! Will be...More

Thank iffy2013
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I visited Roots last night to celebrate my new job. I was very impressed with the service and the professional staff. The food was top notch. I had the fillet steak with creamy brussel sprouts with bacon, followed by cheesecake. All delicious. I will be...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I dropped into Roots on a Sunday night for a casual dinner with two friends. There were plenty of tables available but we chose to eat at the corner of the bar. The bartenders were so friendly and helped us choose a decent wine that...More

1  Thank sfsarkansas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2624
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Summit
  • Phone Number: +1 908-273-0027
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