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The Bernards Inn Restaurant

27 Mine Brook Rd, Quimby Lane, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2428
+1 908-766-0002
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“venison” (4 reviews)
“quinoa” (3 reviews)
“chops” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
27 Mine Brook Rd, Quimby Lane, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2428
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Still a special occasion to dine at Bernard's Inn but service seems to have slipped a bit from the very high bar set years ago. The salt roasted beets were tasty but the horseradish crème fraiche was barely present. Oysters were pricey and, although fresh...More

Thank dmblakeley
Reviewed January 12, 2018

Went there to celebrate my 75th birthday with my children, son-in-law and significant other. Service was OK but nothing special. They served us bread at the start of the meal but didn’t come back to see if anyone wanted anymore. We order two of each...More

1  Thank Annex43
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

We started at the bar while waiting for the restaurant to open. Each got a drink. My wife asked for a drink that wasn’t on the menu and the bar tender created something to accommodate and it was delicious. We were seated for dinner right...More

Thank scott k
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Food was good and the location is beautiful. I am from California and I brought a bottle of wine from my vineyard in California to share with the Executive Staff of a company I had just joined. I wasn't allowed to open the bottle and...More

1  Thank Thomas T
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Lovely, gracious dining room even though it is a bit dated. Great service at the bar and table--not overly friendly. The food is average at best for the price could have gone to Ruth Chris after seeing the check and been assured of above average...More

1  Thank bridge740
Reviewed August 8, 2017

The staff is always solid and the food is always good ... those are two pretty big positives ... negatives - the menu can be too fancy ... sometimes we want a simple and healthy dish ... and the prices are high for what you...More

Thank BIllHBernardsvilleNJ
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

I was staying at the Inn on a business trip. I looked around the menus in town & The Bernards Inn had the best options. The kale salad & grilled octopus appetizer over quinoa were both amazing! The 2 egg breakfast was also delicious the...More

Thank Dessertlvr
Reviewed June 25, 2017

We have been going to the Bernard's Inn for over 15 years and we usually sit at the bar to have drinks and dinner. This is one of the classiest bars in the area with very nice service and a low noise level. We visited...More

3  Thank Bob M
Reviewed June 22, 2017

We ALWAYS go to the Bernard's Inn for special,occasions., i.e. Rehearsal Dinners, 21st Birthday, Anniversaries, Return of Friends.... The food choices are varied, interesting (not run of the mill), often produce fresh from their own garden and always delicious! The wine choice again varied and...More

Thank Jeanala
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Sit near the Piano and enjoy the music and great food. Teri the sommelier has the best recommendations.

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November 5, 2017|
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Response from Joshua B | Property representative |
The Inn offers over 5,500 square feet of private event space in 5 private rooms that would be able to accommodate a rehearsal dinner.
April 23, 2017|
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Response from TheBernardsInn | Property representative |
Hi Susan, Thanks for reaching out to The Bernards Inn for this question. Since, we changed ownership in 2006 any gift certificates before that year will not be accepted. However, if the gift certificate is dated in 2006 or... More
October 31, 2016|
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Response from carlhk | Reviewed this property |
It uis not a shorts/cutoffs type4 of place. I usually wear a j\axket but it usually because we are celebrating a special occaision.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$28 - $60
Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Valet Parking, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Mine Brook Rd, Quimby Lane, Bernardsville, NJ 07924-2428
    (Route 202 & Quimby Lane)
  • Public Transportation: NJ Transit Train to Bernardsville, Peapack Line, station is across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bernardsville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-766-0002
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Bernards Inn
Renowned for exquisite dining and an award-winning wine collection, the Bernards Inn offers two magnificent dining rooms - The Great Room and Conservatory - along with a warm, clubby piano bar featuring live entertainment Wednesday through Saturday. The fine dining restaurant features progressive American cuisine prepared under the direction of Executive Chef Todd Mark Miller and a 12,000-bottle wine collection from Wine Director Terri Baldwin.
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