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1001 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5201
201-798-5898
Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 36
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  • 53
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Bristo - Great Service and Food

We found the service to be excellent - available but not intrusive - providing suggestions and making things appear like water without notice. The food was excellent and served elegantly in a very casual atmosphere. We ate inside - the structure was old but clean and elegant. The bar was full... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We found the service to be excellent - available but not intrusive - providing suggestions and making things appear like water without notice. The food was excellent and served elegantly in a very casual atmosphere. We ate inside - the structure was old but clean and elegant. The bar was full and near by but you were not disturbed with... More 

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Hoboken, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I have been here several times, and each time the food has been terrific. On my most recent visit, I had the steak with grilled onions and gorgonzola. Really yummy although it was slightly more well done than I had requested. The arugula/goat cheese salad is absolutely delicious. Even the kids' meals are good (good fries!) and come with free... More 

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New England
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The Elysian Café is an established and reliable restaurant on Washington St. in downtown Hoboken. Like its sister restaurant,

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Aberdeenshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

A lovely restaurant on Hoboken's main street, but in the slightly quieter end of town, so if you sit outside in the evening it's not too noisy. Bistro style food and a good range of salads, fish, chicken, meat and vegetarian dishes - all tasty. Good atmosphere, good service.

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We are regular visitors to the Elysian, food and service is consistently excellent, the ambience is perfect, the decor has been tastefully restored to leave the original character - highly recommended for families and singles

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Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We stumbled upon this place apartment hunting in Hoboken and it was a breath of fresh air from the hustle of NY/NJ. It was relaxed and at ease. Great location and perfect outdoor seating. Great food!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

After spending the afternoon house hunting, we stopped by for a quick bite. Service and food were wonderful. Salads and cheese plate were terrific as was the pasta. The lobster roll was satisfactory. I will definitely return.

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Warren, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We made a reservation for parent weekend when we visited at the start of school. We had a delicious family dinner. Everyone enjoyed the meal. It was busy and loud and fun. We will be back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We eat here whenever we are in Hoboken, it is perfect for a casual meal with hearty food, nice wine and good service. The interior is old-fashioned (in a nice way) and cosy, and in the warmer weather there is lots of outdoor seating. Like many eateries in the area, it is very cold inside in the winter. Unfortunately the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

The weather was perfect and we enjoyed a lovely lunch with friends, we took a nice walk along the water before heading back to New York City. We ate rigatoni that was delicious. Would go back again when we visit Hoboken, New Jersey again.

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Additional Information about Elysian Cafe

Address: 1001 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5201
Phone Number: 201-798-5898
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 am

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1001 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5201
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: 201-798-5898
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 am

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