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All 40 Monroe Restaurants

Taverna Ouzo

146 Applegarth Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-5901
609-426-9700
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Ranked #2 of 40 Restaurants in Monroe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
meriden, ct
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

You will not be disappointed with the fresh menu and rich flavor. This is a hidden Gem of the area. I found this place by accident and have been frequenting regularly.

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Millstone, New Jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

Hippocrates (460 to 370 BC), creator of the famous “Hippocrates Oath,” stated profoundly “Let your food be your medicine." The Way® Lifestyle Diet builds on the deep roots of the Greek origin. Food is the roots of happiness. Well this restaurant is happiness. You can taste the love / roots in every bite. The food, the service, and atmosphere is... More

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Monroe, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Greek resturants are a dime a dozen. This one Is a standout amongst the best!" Fish so fresh, it was in the Mediterranean yesterday and now on display for all to see on a bed of ice as if it were in Harrods food hall!

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Sparta, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I live in Monroe and passed this restaurant many times over four years but spent two weeks in Greece and was underwhelmed by the food there. Then I was taken there and I didn't have a choice as to where to dine. That was six months ago and have been there five times since that initial visit. I actually crave... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Taverna Ouzo has the complete package one looks for when eating out. Management is always present making sure everything flows well, the wait staff are attentive, helpful, and friendly, the kitchen maintains an excellent level of consistency, and the food, most of all is spectacular. My favorites are the fresh halibut, red snapper, or salmon. Salads are fresh and made... More

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Manchester, New Jersey, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Nice atmosphere but the food was definately not authentic Greek nor was it tasty. The bill for four was over $200 and wasn't worth it. I had the lamb chops which were not very good. Very fatty and not done well. It you want a real Greek meal -- don't go here.

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The food is good service depends on the waiter most of the time it's good owners really make you feel at home give it a shot you won't be sorry

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Monroe Twp
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

bad service, not accommodating, long wait, ran out of food, could not substitute items, overpriced for what we received. I would recommend this restaurant to no one!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I have read every review on this site and I can tell you that after watching the owner and his nephew in action I can only say that this is a very hostile place of business. I have been to Taverno Ouzo twice now and the food is very good. A group of us visited on Tuesday, 8/19/14 and an... More

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

As usual, Taverna Ouzo served an outstanding meal. I would have given this an excellent rating, except that the lemon potatoes, which are normally delicious, tasted as though the chef completed removed the cap to the salt shaker when preparing them. In addition, when we arrived we were asked if we had a reservation. Upon stating that we did not,... More

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Additional Information about Taverna Ouzo

Address: 146 Applegarth Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-5901
Phone Number: 609-426-9700
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Monroe
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Greek

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