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All reviews bread chicken potatoes escargot rack of lamb full bar vodka sauce service was great dining experience saturday night gilroy marc yummy
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Reviewed February 2, 2021

So happy to get back to the Garlic Rose, best food in town. Some favorites include Escargot, Garlic Shrimp, Italian Long Peppers, Rack of Lamb, Vodka Sauce with Shrimp and the famous Gilroy Potatoes. A good selection of wine and excellent service. Highly recommended for...a quality dinner.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 20, 2021 via mobile

We’ve always had good food here no matter what we order / don’t be fooled by the Garlic name / many foods don’t have a lot of garlic / yummy sangria too / often got take out especially in the spring / good deals

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed December 11, 2020

Dana our server was a charm .... which added to the perfection of the food! Chicken... lamb cooked and seasoned excellently. I am generally not the easy to please customer, but it was a lovely dinner. The bread and garlic were also prepared perfectly. The...atmosphere was relaxed so the 5star is all Food and Service.... and their air filtration added a wonderful sense of comfort in these crazy times.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed March 7, 2020

Last week we attended a wine dinner and pairing and it was a wonderful evening. It was a small group so service and conversation were perfect. The food as usual was extraordinary--each course was perfectly paired to the wine. Each course built onto the ambiance...of the evening--great flavors leading us to the nuances of the wines. The wine maker was very informative and personable, helping to make the evening flow. But the star was the food--just delicious!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 6, 2020 via mobile

The food was fantastic and the service was great. A few friends and I went for a nice dinner and we were not disappointed. I will definitely be going back to the garlic Rose

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

This place has been a "go-to" for years. The food is fantastic and the portions are more than filling. The Gilroy potatoes are to die for. The Sangria is a must have along with the garlic shrimp!!! The specials are always rocking and the roasted...garlic and home baked bread...I mean c'mon!!!! Marc and his staff never disappoint.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 18, 2020

excellent service, attentive waiters, really tasty, delicious food, reasonable prices, would highly recommend.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed November 19, 2019 via mobile

Every time we go to the Garlic Rose we remember how great the food, the service and all around dining experience it is. They have a large enough selection of food for all kinds of eaters. They offer a nice offering of wine and with...a full bar any type of drink you may want. Enjoy the roasted garlic and garlic sauce with your bread when you arrive.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

I hadn’t been to this location because the Madison NJ was closer- which closed-so it’s been a while! The garlic bulb was served along with a nice oil and garlic dip for the bread! Food was very tasty the clams w chorizo was Great ....I had the pork chop which didn’t disappoint! The carbonara was ok. I will go back to try it again!More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

Went there last night. It was 6 of us and it was just ok. Had to remind the waiter to bring bread more than once.I guess there was a bread shortage in Cranford. He brought on basket in the end with three tiny rolls. It...was insulting.He only brought one basket for 6 people and didn't seem to be on top of his game and the bus girl was taking away plates that had food. Food was good, sangria was great. Price: Higher than expected for mediocre service.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Response from maxinedds | Reviewed this property |
You can usually find parking on the street or in the lot in the back or un
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Response from Marc C | Property representative |
Yes we do have a private party room that can Accomodate up to 60 people. Minimum to use the room is 25 people. Thanks Marc
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Frequently Asked Questions about Garlic Rose

  • Yes, Garlic Rose offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Garlic Rose offers delivery services.

  • Garlic Rose is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4