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Restaurant Serenade

6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
+1 973-701-0303
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
“lobster” (11 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
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6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I admit it - when I am charged a lot of money I expect to get what I paid for. Serenade came through with flying colors. Valet parking, sophisticated decor, very nice bar area, excellent food and flawless service. Saturday night's menu was either a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere was good. Tables spaced far apart. Noise not an issue. Restaurant was larger than I anticipated. Service was attentive and timely. The appetizer, entrees and deserts were appropriately timed. There were six of us for the Saturday Dinner (3 course Prix Fixed). We had...More

Thank Rg4757
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went in order to celebrate a special occasion and I found that the food was beautifully presented and quite delicious. I did however feel that it is gratuitously pricey and the portion sizes were small. In other words, the Quintessential hoity-toity...More

Thank coachmikec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was hosted at Serenade for a business gathering, we were seated in an upstairs private room. Wine and appetizers were served, a wide selection of appetizers were served along with exquisite wine pairings. The servers were excellent. For dinner, I ordered Sea Bass, the...More

Thank scottsM1122TK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is my second time at the Serenade. The first time was quite a while ago, possibly 5 or more years. I remember being pleased with the quality of the food and service, but things could have changed over time, so I arrived with a...More

Thank leatfernwood
Reviewed August 4, 2017

I had the most amazing experience at this restaurant. Was here for a business event and everyone - from the servers, to the management team - everyone was super helpful and went out of their way to accommodate the guests. The food was BEYOND amazing....More

Thank devilish_patsy
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Chef James (owner) does it right. Upscale cuisine in a comfortable setting. Our second visit... because we did not believe it could be as good as the first time...........was again VERY good.**** Our (birthday) dinner Serenade was a presented as a harmony of expertly prepared...More

Thank Mr H
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Serenade is our favorite place to celebrate our major events like birthdays and anniversaries. The chef is superb and the service is always professional. The meals ARE pricey so be sure to arrive with an appetite. I usually order two appetizers and share a dessert;...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We were able to get a vert last minute reservation this past Saturday night.The food as always never fails to be anything but excellent. I will say that the service was a bit off, but given the caliber of the food we are quick to...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed June 30, 2017

The rack of lamb was superb. Nice ambience, quiet, and good service. Easy to get to in a residential neighborhood with convenient parking. Handicapped accessible.

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July 17, 2017|
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Response from CMSCLS | Reviewed this property |
Elegant casual
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January 15, 2017|
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Jackets are suggested but not required
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$50 - $90
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Roosevelt Ave, Chatham, NJ 07928-2532
    (Main Street (Rt. 124))
  • Public Transportation: Chatham stop on the New Jersey Transit Train and Buses
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 973-701-0303
  • E-mail
"Dinner at this jewel-like restaurant has been described as the "ultimate level of culinary enlightenment" stated the Asbury Park Press. Serenade serves contemporary French cuisine created by the collaborated efforts of James and Nancy Laird. Come visit this beautiful restaurant located in the picturesque town of Chatham, New Jersey."
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