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Denville Seafood & Codmother's Cafe

61 Broadway, Denville, NJ 07834-2769
+1 973-627-2987
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (21 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (17 reviews)
“sea food” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
61 Broadway, Denville, NJ 07834-2769
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't beat the freshness of the seafood here either dining in or taking some home to cook yourself. The variety of seafood is impressive and you can request that it be prepared in many different ways. I enjoyed the Chilean sea bass broiled with...More

Thank buffylane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love going to Denville Seafood to get my seafood fix. It’s always fresh & delicious! The waitress, Katie, is especially great. Not giant portions, but great food at a good price. Love, love love!

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Set right next door fish monger do you know the fish is fresh. So cute inside and the food is unique and great!

Thank mamacass724
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Went here because it was highly recommended by TripAdvisor. Went 7pm on a Saturday night. They do not take reservations for less than 5 so had to wait - but only for about 5 minutes. Inside is casual and comfortable but somewhat noisy. There is...More

Thank ams44
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful soups and meals.Each meal is prepared perfectly. I had the New England Clam Chowder which was filled with yummy chunks of clam,potato and onion. It was truly a delight.My meal was the Scrod lunch special. It was prepared on a bed of mashed sweet...More

Thank ladybug6500
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is one of our "go-to" restaurants in the area. Seafood very fresh and expertly prepared. Waitstaff friendly and happy to answer any questions. A keeper.

Thank Moishepupik
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

My Sister-in-Law was visiting us and we decided to take her to Godmother's Café. The Sea Food is as fresh as can be and very well prepared. My husband and I had the raw Clams, my Sister-in-Law the seared Scallops with Broccoli. I then had...More

Thank Fusun777
Reviewed 28 August 2017

fresh fish all the time - you can totally expect the best from Mary & her brother, as you could always from Tony

Thank mjmpar2
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Went there for the first time and we will be going back. They had fresh Blue Fish and it was excellent. My wife had the sea bass with "real" mashed potatoes. Great service as well. Best of all, it is byob.

Thank jimbojr72
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Mom and I have a lunch date here at least twice a month. Order the bisque! One of many awesome eateries in a beautiful town worth the visit every time.

Thank traceyhedden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Broadway, Denville, NJ 07834-2769
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Denville
  • Phone Number: +1 973-627-2987
  • E-mail
recently reopened in 2012 after being closed due to Hurricane Irene in 2011.
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