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Merchant House Tavern - CLOSED

4 Little Falls Rd, Fairfield, NJ 07004-1913
973-227-6066
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Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Dec 23, 2012
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10 reviews from our community

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  • English first
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English first
New Jersey
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

Have been there many times, the food was always good and the staff friendly. Always end the dinner with a cup of Merchant House coffee. I have always taken friends there and they always want to go back.

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Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

My wife had a baby shower lunch at this restaurant. Everyone love the place, the food and the service. People were friendly and helpful . The restaurant was decorated for the holidays which just added to the atmosphere . I live an hour away but will go back to try it .

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New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

After shopping, my Mum, Laura and I went to the Tavern with fairly high expectations: it looked quite good, and it had been recommended to us. We were led into the main dining area, and sat a table in the back. After we sat down and began looking at the menu, I realized that 80s rock and roll was playing... More

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Northern New Jersey
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

The Merchant House in Fairfield, N.J. is all about atmosphere. High backed leather boothes, fireplace, wine cellar, dimly lit bar area, etc. etc. Love it! The wine menu is extensive and offers something in every price range and rating. If there is a wait for a table I suggest getting a fig martini at the bar. I bet you can't... More

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New Jersey
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

It was really not good, I will not go back. My husband and I had chicken pot pie which was filled with some sort of cheese, sorry to say I will not return.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012 via mobile

Make sure you try this location. You will not be disappointed. They will gladly make you a custom meal if you desire and the home made sangria is phenomenal. Also try the butterfly chicken breast.

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New Jersey, USA
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

A large party from work had a planned dinner at Merchant House. I had never been there before and we sat in a very nice private room, as there were about 40 of us. Our meeting planner had set up this dinner, so we were to order from a pre-planned menu of three entrees. I ordered the filet, but there... More

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Clifton, New Jersey
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232 reviews 232 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

My husband and I went the for Valentine’s dinner. The MHT is really like 2 places in one. On the left of the front door is a cozy sports bar.On the right side is a really inviting, very charming dining room. They have a large room for big groups and for private parties. Their menu is really interesting. The evening's... More

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Montville, New Jersey
Top Contributor
214 reviews 214 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

Nothing special. Prices too high for average food

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Wanaque, NJ
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2011

What a great restaurant, wonderful food & friendly waitstaff. What more could you ask for. Will definately be going back....

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