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Matt's Red Rooster Grill

22 Bloomfield Ave, Flemington, NJ 08822-1402
908-788-7050
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Ranked #4 of 110 Restaurants in Flemington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Mon - Wed 8:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Thu - Fri 8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Main Street
Description: Matt’s Red Rooster Grill is a contemporary American bistro paying homage to a wood fired grill that “brings out the best flavors” of traditional American cuisine, reinvented creatively. A CIA (Hyde Park) graduate, Chef Matt McPherson stays true to his local roots integrating the finest seasonal ingredients, sourced from local family farms & day boat fisherman into his unique dishes. The restored Victorian home provides a relaxed elegant atmosphere to catch up with friends, celebrate special occasions, enjoy a romantic dinner, or impress an important client. As Matt’s creations pamper your taste buds, the staff indulges you with rock star service, the perfect remedy for a long day or week. With two floors, downstairs feeds off the warmth & energy of a bustling open kitchen. Four seats at the Chef's counter let you feel the heat, as you watch Matt & his team from a perch over the grill. Upstairs is away from the bustle while the porch provides relaxed & refreshing outdoor dining.
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NJ
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I live in the area and everyone had been telling me that this place was amazing. So I took my boyfriend and his grandmother here. The food was not bad but it was not great. I was disappointed by the expectations that everyone has given me. There are other restaurants that are much much better in the area.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

OK so Flemington poshies will like this byob sure, but it remains overrated and really is average as far as restaurants of its type are concerned (pricey & slightly dismissive): Mainly because of some staff that exudes a lackadaisical unprofessional disinterest whenever we have gone there (too unseasoned for the fare). Food is good... some plates are really good (stuffed... More

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Wilmington, Delaware
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I recently accepted a new job in Flemington, NJ and on Day two of my new job I asked my colleagues where a great place to eat is and all three of those I asked responded Matt's Red Rooster Grill. I took them up on their recommendation and could not have been more thankful. This restaurant is the real deal.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We had great food. The atmosphere was great. It was our first visit there and would defiantly come back. I would highly. Recommend this for any occasion🎂

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I have frequented Matt's since its opening some years back and I have never had a bad meal, or bad service for that matter. I tend to order vegetarian meals at restaurants but at Matt's, I just have to have the filet (and grilled romaine salad). The combination of the woods used for grilling impart a flavor I just can't... More

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NJ
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The cuisine is excellent always. You do not have to travel to Manhattan...Matt's Red Rooster has it ALL!!!!

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New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A local favorite! Food, service, atmosphere is fantastic! Matt's is a BYOB too which we like (but they also carry wonderful local wines as well). I would not bring anyone under 12 to dine here - definitely no one under 16 on a Friday/Saturday night.

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Flemington, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

High Cuisine! High quality food prepared to perfection. Small and filled to capacity every night so make reservations. Matt takes pride in his offerings and it shows. Nice place to go for a special celebration. Excellent knowledgeable servers. Very pricey but worth the expense.

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Milford, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

First time visit here and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and service. We sat outside on the porch which was great for what was probably the last warm evening of the summer. You definitely need to book early for tables inside at prime time. Food was cooked well and nicely presented with good service from all... More

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Delicious and fantastic. The menu is varied and original. The service was excellent and the food was excellen. Highly recommended.

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Additional Information about Matt's Red Rooster Grill

Address: 22 Bloomfield Ave, Flemington, NJ 08822-1402
Phone Number: 908-788-7050
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Flemington
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

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