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Christies

2420 Rt 9 South Howell, Howell, NJ
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Ranked #21 of 70 Restaurants in Howell
Price range: $15 - $25
Cuisines: Italian, Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This was some of the worst Italian food I have ever had. The clams casino seemed as though the just had the breadcrumbs straight out of the box put on the clams and heated in the oven. Absolutely no flavor. Same with my main course, seafood cipollini...no flavor. Would NOT recommend Christies.

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Howell, NJ
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45 reviews 45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My review is very belated, as my visit occurred more like 3-4yrs ago. My son and a friend had an early dinner there. We started with a fried calamari bowl which we shared as an appetizer. It was exceptionally good and frankly the only thing I remember. No bar then, BYOB. Although I would definitely go back, for whatever reason,... More

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Howell, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Christies is one of our all tiem favorite resturants. The food is outstanding and the menu is comprehensive! The specials are always creative . I love the service . Staff is always helpful and pleasant

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Howell, New Jersey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Food is always great! Seafood is best bet - the crab cakes are awesome! The potato croquet is very good. It is a BYOB which saves money. On quiet evenings the chef comes out and speaks with patrons.

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NJ
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013 via mobile

Shrimp cocktail was just ok. Lobster bisque soup had no taste. Veal chop special was fatty and very overpriced at 34.00. This use to be a favorite place of ours but we wont be back.

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NJ
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3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My wife and I went to Christies last night. We have been there before. The food has always been good. We ordered the Sea Food Special as our appetizer which was very good. For my main course I ordered the Linguini and Clam Sauce. Being Italian and not just because my last name ends in a vowel, my parents are... More

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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61 reviews 61 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

This newly expanded Italian restaurant is tucked into a strip mall, so I had never noticed it in all my time driving past it. They really need a proper sign. That being said, we had a lovely evening here. The service was very good, the specials different & many, were tough to choose from, but all 4 of us loved... More

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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88 reviews 88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

We were 3 couples enjoying a Valentine's Day dinner together. I was so appreciative to Christy's for accommodating our party since we had just made the reservation the day before. I was reluctant to eat out on this holiday because of the crowds, but we were all pleasantly surprised at how great it was. Food was delicious, and plentiful. Our... More

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Marlboro, New Jersey
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125 reviews 125 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

The atmosphere was very nice but the food, which had been highly recommended, was just mediocre. The $60 4-course dinner had nice variety but was not worth the money. I had a stuffed lobster tail and Caesar salad that I didn't like at all. The shrimp cocktail was boring. The filet mignon looked like the best bet.

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Freehold, New Jersey
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124 reviews 124 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

Everything they serve is great. Whether we go by ourselves or with friends, we all have a great time and leave full and happy that we went there.

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Additional Information about Christies

Address: 2420 Rt 9 South Howell, Howell, NJ
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Howell
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: Italian, Seafood

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