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The Grand Cafe

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42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960-3931
+1 973-540-9444
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11:45 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 11:45 - 21:30
Sat 17:30 - 22:45
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Morris County, New Jersey
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't help but wonder why I never tried this place before. Great dining atmosphere, fantastic service and wonderful food. I started with the French Onion Soup - best I ever had. Followed that with a great tasting Peking Duck with sticky rice, sweet potato puree and spinach. My wife had the Lobster bisque which she loved and then the special... More 

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Morristown, New Jersey
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We had a belated Valentine's Day dinner here and really enjoyed it. The lobster salad was excellent as well as the tuna and bronzini. They also have an extensive wine list to choose from. Overall we had a great experience and highly recommend for special occasion.

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

This place is like walking onto the set of Grand Hotel many decades ago. Just darling. It was really cold that night and we asked to sit by the fireplace, glorious. Real roses on all the tables and our server's beautiful French accent added to our experience. :) I wasn't exceptionally hungry so I ordered the Warm Brie Salad. It... More 

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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

A European friend and I visited the Cafe for lunch and were impressed with the intricate decor. It is quite a lovely establishment. The food was not spectacular, but more than edible and not overpriced. For the novelty of the ambiance, it is worth a visit.

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Thank Rebecca H
Morris County
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68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Had lunch here couple of times. Good food, service and ambiance. Have outdoor seating good for nice warm & sunny day

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Thank MorrisCountyGourmand
Morristown, NJ
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

I have eaten here on many occasions and and never disappointed with the food nor the service; great for everyday or a special occasion.

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Thank LFTB
Roseland, New Jersey
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707 reviews
503 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We are long time regulars at Grand Cafe. That's because we love it. Owner Desmond Lloyd is an always gracious host assisted by long time Maitre D' Walter. During the summer months, there is great covered alfresco seating on a long patio overlooking a small park just off the Morristown Green. A wide selection of small plates to the usual... More 

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Flanders, New Jersey
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

First off we love this restaurant. When I made the reservation they asked if it was a special occasion and I told them it was our anniversary. I like that because that means they care and you may get a little special treatment! Well, we didn't. Unfriendly waiter served me the wrong dinner. We had already been there for an... More 

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Thank missmel2014
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We were here for a dinner that we just loved. The host and hostess are very friendly and beautiful people. We asked to be seated outside. Their outside set up is gorgeous and pretty big. Lovely flowers make the space beautiful and bright. We ordered wine for drinks, seafood pasta for me and chef's special Dover soul for my husband.... More 

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Mendham, New Jersey
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Hadn't been to the Grand Cafe in many years. Recently met a couple of friends for lunch. I had the Chicken Francaise, excellent, my friend had the Caesar Salad with shrimp and my other friend had the shaved steak sandwich. All three entrees were excellent. The caesar salad was one of the best I've ever tasted!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Cuisine
French, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:45 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:45 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:45 - 21:30
Thursday
11:45 - 21:30
Friday
11:45 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960-3931
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Morristown
  • Phone Number: +1 973-540-9444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?