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Restaurant Serenade

6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
+1 973-701-0303
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family of five visited Serenade for the first time tonight and we were all most impressed. We were seated promptly at our table and our server looked after us in a friendly and efficient manner. We chose from the Saturday evening menu and no...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't been to Serenade for a while and decided to go for my husband's birthday. It was as fabulous as ever. My husband had the beef rib tortellini appetizer and he raved about it. I had the chopped salad which was a wonderful combination...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bettebluemoon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always this restaurant whether it is a drink at the bar, lunch or dinner. Nice neighborhood restaurant within easy distance.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank libby5212
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

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

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank M P
Reviewed 29 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DoctorJoeE
Reviewed 24 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ashley M
Nancy L, Owner at Restaurant Serenade, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

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 27 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

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank budmuse
Reviewed 27 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.

Date of visit: August 2018
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.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Marion O
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Response from CMSCLS | Reviewed this property |
Elegant casual
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Response from Nancy L | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$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, Bar Scene, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
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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