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The Wine Bar

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40 1st Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716-1243
The Wine Bar is located just one block from the Sea Streak Ferry.
732-291-1377
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Description: The Wine Bar is the restaurant on the top floor, and the Harborside...
The Wine Bar is the restaurant on the top floor, and the Harborside Restaurant is on the bottom. I want to review The Wine Bar, but cannot locate it on your site. Here is the website: http://www.ahwinebar.com/
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Casual Elegant

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Lovely catered affair

We recently attended a catered affair at The Wine Bar. The decor is elegant but cozy, the view is lovely, the service is extremely attentive, and the food is outstanding. We look forward to going back to try their regular menu.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
GHartley
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New Jersey
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New Jersey
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162 restaurant reviews
244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

We recently attended a catered affair at The Wine Bar. The decor is elegant but cozy, the view is lovely, the service is extremely attentive, and the food is outstanding. We look forward to going back to try their regular menu.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Food was great, bartenders were awesome, space was beautiful. This was my first time at The Wine Bar and I was impressed. The wedding was on the upper level.

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Clifton, New Jersey
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50 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

You might have a hard time finding this gem of a bar. It's situated between Christine's Italian restaurant and The Harborside Grill. Take the stairs to the top landing and be pleasantly surprised. We were a party of 4 and sat at the bar for cocktails at Happy Hour before going to dinner in Red Bank. The young lady bartender... More 

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NJ
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17 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

my friends and I booked an early dinner at 6:30 and glad we did as the restaurant filled up plus we had an early morning event to attend the next morning. Dinner was enjoyable and I had scallops with risotta, would order again. we enjoyed some wine and champagne too. Service was attentive and I wanted to treat my friends... More 

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Colts Neck, New Jersey
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

havent not eaten there since they open but have heard good things, we go for a drink before going to Christines. Nice bar, great piano player...and great martinis made by Chris !!

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New Jersey
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45 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Went for our anniversary. It is a great little space tucked away upstairs on First Avenue. We made a reservation (Friday night) & when we arrived, we were given the option to sit at our table or have a drink first at the bar. We opted for the drink & sat for about a half hour & relaxed. It was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

From the service to the food to the atmosphere and decor was wonderful. Would recommend for couples and groups. Really enjoyed the whole experience. Can't wait to go back on a night there is music.

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Somerset, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

From the outside you can't tell what a gem awaits you on the inside. The décor is inviting and relaxing. The drinks are imaginative and very tasty!! The food is very enjoyable as well. This would be a great place for a small, intimate gathering (i.e., wedding, etc).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Found this place after taking a stroll through town on a Friday late afternoon. We were curious what the wine bar looked like inside and was pleasantly surprised by the sophisticated decor. We were immediately greeted and welcomed by the staff. I decided to sit on the comfortable couches and order some delicious cocktails and tapas. All were refreshing and... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

I felt like we went back in time to the 40's, The food was devine, The atmosphere was serene. The music took me back to another space and time. Trish Mata has a way of singing that is truly unique and yet not a copycat of other singers from that era. She makes you feel like you are in that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 40 1st Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716-1243
  • Public Transportation: The Wine Bar is located just one block from the Sea Streak Ferry.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Atlantic Highlands
  • Phone Number: 732-291-1377

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: Eclectic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

The Wine Bar is the restaurant on the top floor, and the Harborside Restaurant is on the bottom. I want to review The Wine Bar, but cannot locate it on your site. Here is the website: http://www.ahwinebar.com/

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?