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690 Us Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ
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Ranked #18 of 50 Restaurants in Fairfield
Cuisines: American
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Description: Located in the Crowne Plaza Hotel
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English first
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

I would say I don't agree with comments that service is bad. I've been here a lot over the last year and there might be delays when there are a lot of people but you can see the same everywhere. I like that it is a calm, comfortable restaurant to have dinner. Food is good, steaks definately are above average.

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Norfolk, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Our family ate several meals together here over the past few days. For the most part, everyone enjoyed the food but the service was quite awful. The waitstaff was inattentive. We had to ask multiple times for things like missing utensils, drink refills, etc. Last night, it took 30 minutes after we were seated for the order to be taken.... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Servers were friendly but the little things were missing; Can I have a place setting? May I have a water? things like that. food was fine.

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Succasunna, New Jersey
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56 reviews 56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The east indian guy who seated me had the personality of a mortician. I didn't feel welcomed at all. Took so long for my salad to arrive; I'd forgotten that I had ordered it! But the salad was served in a chilled bowl; that was nice. I ordered the "8 oz" filet mignon, cooked medium. It was WAY overcooked but... More 

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New York City, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Service was excellent; As I am a vegetarian, the fruits were fresh, the verities of breads, hash potato yummy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

they have a great selectionof steaks and grilled fish, I loved it. The bar is great too all of my family members met there after our wedding reception.

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Galena, Ohio
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I could almost say that the food was a normal diner type of breakfast but after the wait staff ignored me for 20 minutes that made everything even worse...nothing worse than mediocre food served by uncaring, arrogant wait staff in an empty restaurant, literally 3 tables taken out of about 50...and I had to call them to ask them if... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Food is of reasonable quality but the choice is limited. Atmosphere is not so good when there is a game the TV is really loud.

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Wayne, New Jersey
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68 reviews 68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014 via mobile

We found Chives as we needed to use a coupon and they participated. The restaurant is in the Crown Plaza hotel and you wouldn't know it was there unless you were looking for it. The atmosphere is very relaxing and seating very comfortable. We ordered the braised short rib appetizer to share ($10). It's served over a simple polenta and... More 

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Parsippany, NJ
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132 reviews 132 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

This restaurant is attractive and has a very interesting and diverse menu. The food is good and the service is adequate and the prices are reasonable. The problem is that it is empty. We recently went on a Saturday evening - when most restaurants would be packed. We were the ONLY ones there at 7:30!! It is part of a... More 

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Address: 690 Us Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
Cuisine: American

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