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Equus Tavern - CLOSED

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US$40 - US$60
Contemporary, Pub

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Rainbean Ridge Farm Cvhevre Toretelline
green onions, and forest mushrooms
White Asparsgus
upland cress, surryano ham, poached barnyard egg, troffle vinaigrette
Grilled Octopus
pave potato, arugula, perserved lemon, kalamata olive sace
Yellowfin Tuna Tartar
spring radish, edamame salad, hon shimeji
Maryland Crab Cake
mango salsa citrus jicama slaw
Crispy Pork Belly
green bean, walnut salad, strawberry, rhubarb marnalade
Potato Spring Onion Soup
cipollini onion & alpine cheese
Spring Lettuce
pickled petite onions, berkshire blue cheese, pumpkin seeds, & straberries white balasamic vinaigrette
Locally Harvested Vegetables
green lentils with red radish sauce
Open Lobster Ravioli
herb pasta, turnip, carrots, cauliflower, ginger carrot sauce
Sea Bass
english & snap peas, green onions, black trumpet mushrooms, potato puree, sauce verde
Aatic Char
endive, orange, pine nuts, golden wheat berries, orange anise sauce
Beef Sirloin
scallop, corn & scallion hash, oxtail sauce
Four Caurce Menu
Veal Loin Chop
asparagus, green onions, forest mushrooms, crispy potato pave
Berkshire Pork Loin
apple-wood, smoked bacon, carrot israeli cous, petite carrots
White Asparagus
Spring Vegetables
Creamy Spinach
French Green Lentils
Glazed Carrots
Onion Rings
Potato Puree
Carrot Israeli Couscous
A Honey Yogurt Panna Cotta
exotic fruit
Lemon Raspberry Curd
almond tuile
Strawberry And Rhubarb Gelee
white balsamic mousse
Choclate Castle Cake
raspberry sorbet and rasberry sauce
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

This review is beating a dead horse as this restaurant has been closed for years. Except for the fact that it leaves a deserted building in the center of Bernardsville, it's no loss. The prices were exceptional, but the food was not. Service was absolutely...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank jandsnj
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Terrible service, food was ok and over priced. Will not return to this place for dinner or any other meal when it reopens. It is currently closed.

Thank tenacity77
Reviewed 20 November 2012

This reataurant closed it's doors in March of 2012. No one knows what happened, but we had a party scheduled for a special chef's wine dinner in April 2012. Never happened!

Date of visit: March 2012
Thank Backdoc1
Reviewed 14 August 2012

Great food but no wonder it's closed. Way too expensive for very small portions. Delicious though. It's a shame when people get greedy regarding pricing. A mid-range price selection would draw bigger crowds. When will restaurants around here get this? Oh and I'm also tired...More

Date of visit: March 2012
1  Thank Cd P
Reviewed 9 July 2012

The decor of this place is great! I felt the food didn't warrant the prices.Portions were small.

Date of visit: December 2011
Thank monkeyboobs
Reviewed 12 January 2012

We have tried Equus several times. The place looks fabulous. But we found the food to be unremarkable. The waiting staff is not exactly motivated as last time they dropped 2 things near our table. One of us ordered the scallops and a big plate...More

Date of visit: January 2012
1  Thank 234wimv
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Up-scale restaurant with nice bar and attractive, high-ceiling, stone-walled dining room. Varied menu with good food, service and wine list.

Date of visit: January 2012
Thank George J
Reviewed 18 October 2011

Visited the Equus Tavern with my wife and two sons on the occasion of my son's birthday. Didn't know what to expect from a restaurant with a "Tavern" designation but it turned out to be an upscale restaurant with a tavern attached. It was constructed...More

Date of visit: October 2011
Thank capemaytraveler
Reviewed 26 September 2011

A group of us (10) went there Sunday for Brunch. I couldn't believe how slow the service was. It took them a good 20 minutes to give us the menu, I had to ask for them. Ordering the food took forever, we had a couple...More

Date of visit: September 2011
2  Thank Igo57
Reviewed 18 September 2011

Equus is a local restaurant and we were so pleased to see the quality of the extensive renovation completed a few years ago that brought lovely character to the old building and our town center. Sadly, our pleasure ends there. We've been to the restaurant...More

Date of visit: September 2011
2  Thank AHappyCouple87
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