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De Novo European Pub

€€ - €€€American, , European
275 Bellevue Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043-1300
+1 973-893-5008
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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275 Bellevue Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043-1300
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Do you like overdone burgers on soggy roll? Do you enjoy loud talking and foul language? How about cold fries? This place is for you.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NN266
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just love it here. I have never had a bad experience. The food and the service have been consistently great every single time I have been here. I was just here again today, celebrating a friend’s birthday, and, once again, we had great service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lu-AnnR
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Maybe they were having an off night but my spaghetti carbonara was terrible, they overcooked my husband’s hangar steak, however happily recooked another, but left the mash potatoes and spinach cold. At least they have a full bar.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mmckendree
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The food. Oooooh the food. This place was delicious. The hubby ordered the carbonara, his favorite dish, which was plentiful and perfect. They make the pasta there and boy can you taste the difference between homemade pasta and boxed. It was perfectly al dente as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank crapschick
Reviewed 28 September 2018

I go to this place occasionally, every time I forget how annoying the waiters are and the help who try to clear your plate the moment you put your fork down. They do it so boldly. If you put your fork down, your waiter, as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gorica L
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Four of us made reservations at 7:00pm on a Sunday and it was packed. In spite of that our table was ready and we were immediately seated. Had a round of drinks and apps that can only be described as superb! The Meat & Cheese...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TonyK300
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Met nephew's 1st serious girlfriend for 1st time in this bright and lively restaurant for lunch. Menu had variety of comfort foods that pleased everyone. We ordered calamari which was superb; fresh, light, not chewy. Hummus tray was perfect sized. Was really surprised that the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 362asky
Reviewed 31 August 2018

My husband and I have been eating dinner here frequently, so my review is based on countless dining experiences. The food, including those on the "specials" menu and the regular menu is consistency excellent. The staff is knowledgeable, attentive and friendly. Its a testament to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Judy Z
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The food is terrific and the owner makes you feel like family from the time you walk in the door. I love going here and I love taking friends and family. I will say that the popularity makes for a high noise level, but it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank X3925QIrobertd
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Impeccable service and delicious food. First time there. I went there with a neighbor who goes every month for lunch with some of her friends. On this occasion it was the neighbors(girls only get together). She suggested the place and ar decided to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank em051012
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27 September 2018|
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Response from Mary T | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about outdoor seating. If they have it and the weather cooperates, I would recommend it because the tables inside are very close together and it's noisy.
24 October 2017|
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Response from georgelm588 | Reviewed this property |
There is no problem with parking, but try to go early because they fill up quick
14 April 2017|
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Response from Khaki70 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's a bar and a lounge area with open seating. You can't go wrong with either.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 Bellevue Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043-1300
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Montclair
  • Phone Number: +1 973-893-5008
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