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Griffin's

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44 E Madison Ave, Cresskill, NJ 07626-2100
+1 201-541-7575
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average29%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Dec 7, 2016
“Two different restaurants under one roof”
Feb 13, 2017
“Weeknite dinner”
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
44 E Madison Ave, Cresskill, NJ 07626-2100
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Good local spot for easy, no fuss dinner. Good food, from the open steak sandwich to the special catch of the day. Peter is a good chef as well as a most hospitable host.

Thank mzimick
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Turn right and you're in a great little neighborhood sports bar. Tasty food, big drinks and beer on tap. Turn left and enjoy fine dining, attentive service and good wine selection.

Thank arnie5656
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Friends and I went for dinner on a Friday evening, no wait. We were seated almost immediately by a friendly gentleman with a moustache to a table on the bar side. We've been here several times before and have always enjoyed our meals. Zucchini strings...More

Thank fedup65
Reviewed June 15, 2016

I guess you could say we are regulars at Griffins. The specials are always fresh, and the food is awesome. It is the best gastropub I know!

Thank bridey56
Reviewed May 22, 2016

I eat here often - both lunch and dinner. Daily lunch specials at very favorable prices include delicious soups. A regular bar menu is supplemented by plentiful specials.

Thank ArJayGee1940
Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Moved to Cresskill from NYC and discovered this gem. The food is delicious and the bartender Dennis makes the best cocktails. It does get busy during the weekend so reservations help.

Thank Malena F
Reviewed December 20, 2015

I live in the area and have been to Griffin's a few time since there are not too many "pub fare" restaurants to choose from in this area. The food is pretty decent, the major issue I have is the bartender. He has zero personality...More

1  Thank Dad363
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Have been here a few tomes in the past 3 years and disappointed most times. Front door is feequently unattended, food is mostly mediocre especially given the chef/owner's resume. Service was spotty and barely adequate. Have tried to support this local place but lack any...More

Thank Rstrnt_Pro4you
Reviewed May 29, 2015

Our dinners were just great.We had swordfish,salmon,and cavatelli and everyone raved about the food and service.

Thank richard b
Reviewed May 21, 2015

This is one of our "go to" places for a quick and delicious meal. Peter and Kim are wonderful owners and take pride in their place. The food is prepared beautifully and the home made desserts are to die for. Bartenders are usually pretty chatty...More

Thank fedup65
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 E Madison Ave, Cresskill, NJ 07626-2100
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Cresskill
  • Phone Number: +1 201-541-7575
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