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Stage House Tavern

366 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076 (Formerly Stage House Inn)
908-322-4224
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Front Street
Transit: Fanwood TrainBus – Corner of Park & Front
Description: Three dining options: First, The original StageHouse Restaurant, offering fine dining in an elegant county inn setting. Built in 1737 this historic inn boasts many small dining rooms with a fireplace in each room. The Stage House Restaurant offers an ala carte menu every day. Next, The Tavern at the Stage House, which serves up Rustic American fare in a more casual setting. Newly renovated with a new 35 seat bar, a cool little club house and the best Burger in Town. Lastly, The Patio at the stage house, which is a huge outdoor bar and dining room offering either menu. Reservations are only accepted for the fine dining restaurant, the others are first come first serve.
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English first
Bridgewater NJ USA
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318 reviews 318 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

First time visit and went with a group of 10....interesting old building and nice choice of lunch entrees from salads, to burgers, sandwiches and a lunch special which included a salad or soup. There was some nice outdoor seating, but we chose to eat in a private room. Food was tasty and the service with Brian was good too. Everyone... More

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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

the ambience in this historic tavern is great, the building's historical integrity is completely in tact. The food was great, the server's wine suggestions were pretty good. The only drawback was the server's lack of listening skills, and he was unnecessarily condescending a couple of times. The service attitude should be better, considering our party's tab was around $250.

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Summit, New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We sat a table for four in the outside bar area. The food was very good, the portions were large. The drinks were OK - one of two mixed drinks was so weak I think they forgot the alcohol. The biggest complaint was that management allows patrons to smoke at the tables near the outdoor bar. There are large signs... More

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Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Went to the Stage House for a special family event on July 21. Food was great, ambiance is pleasant, and the staff are doting. Thank you!

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Fanwood, New Jersey
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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner last night on the patio. Our server was inexperienced and did not know the menu at all. When we asked for the half priced drink and appetizer menu he said we had to sit in a bar chair for that. We found it ridiculous that because we were sitting at the table a foot away we had to... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We sat on the patio, enjoyed a wonderful meal listening to the sounds of a live steel drum player and female singer. (The name of the twosome is DNA) Our server was great (Jason). We felt like we were in one of our favorite Caribbean restaurants.

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Westfield, New Jersey, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We recently went to a party here, and the service was excruciatingly slow. Our lunch ended at 4:40PM! Needless to say, it was almost dinner! The food was good when it arrived, but the waiters seemed terribly inexperienced. Waters took orders for drinks and then didn't know who ordered what.

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New Providence, New Jersey
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189 reviews 189 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This place in summit is by far, the most reliable meal to be had in scotch plain Place is great all year, but the summer BBQ is not to be missed. All you can eat. Low price ..unreal atmosphere, great energy. Time flies, due yo all the fun you are having. A can't fail if coming for an event. It... More

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Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Tini Tuesday is the best. Outdoor Barbeque is fun - and good food. Place to be on a Spring, Summer or Fall Night - outdoors is always nice. Good bands on weekends.

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Cranford, New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Nice menu and weekly specials. During the summer, free barbeque outside! Check this one out. Parking could be tight, especially on weekends.

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