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7 Mine Brook Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2428 (Mount Airy Road)
+1 908-502-5054
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Morristown, New Jersey
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the BEST Italian restaurants in our area! While very small and you must have reservations in advance, Sette is worth the wait! It's a very small and intimate place where the owner remembers you, the food is amazing and the decor is reminiscent of the quaint restaurants we visited in Italy. Had the broccoli rabe (OMG amazing) and... More 

Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Intimate dining, high quality Italian food, customized to your liking and personalized attention. It doesn't get better than that.

Thank Jeffrey S
Whippany, New Jersey
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144 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend suggested this restaurant to me, which I had never noticed in all the times I've driven by. It is now my NEW FAVORITE! Quaint, delicious food, wonderful service. A real gem. I loved everything about it and will now be returning with other friends, too.

Thank Carol C
Bernardsville, New Jersey
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85 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Wednesday late. Table was ready and staff could not be more accommodating . The Burrata was excellent. Pasta cooked to perfection. The mushroom sauce with the petite filet was the best I have had in years. Only ten tables so a reservation is required. But you will not leave disappointed .

1 Thank Chris M
Morristown, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing restaurant. My girlfriend and I dine out very often and like to try new places. When we first tried Sette six months ago it immediately became one of our favorites.The food is simply delicious from the appetizers to the main courses. What really makes this restaurant stand out is their outstanding service and professionalism. When you... More 

Thank Chase P
Bernardsville, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sette is #7, easy way to recall the address. Easy parking at the B'ville train station. Best part of walking up is the congenial proprietor/ chef. Classic Italian cuisine in cozy ambiance, perfect for slow food and relaxing conversation. The freshness and preparation carry through to the presentation of the dish, where Sette succeeds consistently. I suggest lunch, evenings are... More 

Thank Scranton-Slim
Bernardsville, New Jersey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious lunch with gracious service. Food is carefully and skillfully prepared. Elegant, but comfortable--good for social or business meeting lunches. Definitely will return.

Thank 19AMP
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Thought we would try a new place to dine for my husbands birthday and were extremely happy with Sette! Delicious food and great service. Must try the burrata and risotto....authentically Italian. Less than 10 tables so make reservations in advance...you won't be disappointed!

Thank CatXOXu
Bernardsville, New Jersey
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

On Friday and Saturday nights- reservations are a must. They probably only can seat 40 people- tiny place! Food is always good, owner is there usually, and it's a warm intimate spot. Perfect if you're going to the movies after, or before. Triplex is next door.

Thank Phil B
Newark, New Jersey
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Sette is just such a wonderful place! It's my restaurant of choice for Mother's Day because it feels like family. The food and service is impeccable and we just love the cozy setting! A real gem of a place!

Thank CC C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Mine Brook Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2428
    (Mount Airy Road)
  • Public Transportation: NJ Transit, Bernardsville Line
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bernardsville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-502-5054
Executive Chef Allan Philip Russo's highly acclaimed restaurant Sette resides in prestigious countryside Bernardsville, New Jersey. Nationally recognized as "One of the Top 100 Best Restaurants in the United States" by OpenTable, a status rating of "Excellent" by Zagat and an honorary recipient of "Best Chefs in America", Russo welcomes guests to his "Elegant Tuscan" dining room while delivering European hospitality.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?