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Second Half on Main

€€ - €€€American,
5 E Main St, Denville, NJ 07834-2175
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (10 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
04:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
5 E Main St, Denville, NJ 07834-2175
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a fan of ceviche. Theirs was very good. I love seafood. They have menu on the board on desserts and drinks. Dining and bar are seperate. Great atmosphere!

Thank Lynette H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

There's just something about this place. Probably one of the only restaurants where I would feel comfortable as a woman dining alone. The staff is spot on and the patrons are all friendly and welcoming. Their specials menu changes weekly and you can NEVER go...More

Thank 19Ladybug73
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I was taken here when they first opened and didn't expect it to be as good as it was. Now it's a place I confidently bring others for good food and a great atmosphere.

Thank tealeyez2
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Very cute place, we sat outside for dinner since it was a nice night. Loved the skirt steak wrap, my husband and mother in law both had burgers that came out looking like they came off a food network show. Staff is indifferent/distracted.

Thank Tds1983
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Second Half on Main is a good choice for casual fare and drinks. Their menu is very eclectic, serving everything from steaks, seafood, salads, burgers, sandwiches, Mexican entrees and Irish dishes. My wife and I split a crab cake appetizer. Her entree was a...More

Thank arubaphil
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Reasonable fun local place where they treat you like a neighbor. Drink specials daily and a varied menu.

Thank FBower
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We've come here for years since the original place burned down. The parking's is a bit tight in the back. Make sure the attendant knows your going in so you don't get towed! The burgers and brews are great and an occasional special related to...More

Thank Ricardo S S
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times in the past took my daughter for lunch. Everyone there is friendly and the food and prices are very good

Thank MNIS4
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We normally sit at the bar and order drinks and some food. Bartenders are always good and service is great. Food is spot on and well done. We stick with the basics, but they always have seasonal specials on the menu.

Thank Mike21NJ7
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Not overpriced or overly crowded. Great menu! Quick, friendly service. Love the portabella burger. Specials are always great too.

Thank Rachel K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
04:30 - 22:00
04:30 - 22:00
04:30 - 22:00
04:30 - 22:00
04:30 - 22:00
04:30 - 22:00
04:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 E Main St, Denville, NJ 07834-2175
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Denville
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