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Upstream Grille - CLOSED

161 State Route 181, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849-1281
+1 973-663-2222
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (7 reviews)
“brisket” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
161 State Route 181, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849-1281
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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Visited again. Last time was wonderful, but something happened ! Went with friends, ordered a few apps., and each a dinner. My salmon was about an inch wide & 5 in. long, one of my friends ordered a steak & mushroom dish, so chewy, didn't...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

We had a fantastic Saturday evening experience at the Upstream Grille. Went there with our kids (9 and 11) and their options were great and nice sized portions. We had french onion soup and a crab cake for appetizers - both delicious. I had the...More

Thank JWK07078
UpstreamGrille, Public Relations Manager at Upstream Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

We're so happy you had a great experience. We look forward to seeing you and your family again soon!

Reviewed July 7, 2017

We started coming here about a year or so ago and we were pleasantly surprised with the food quality and service. The food is consistently good (I eat out every day for business and pleasure) and the people are friendly and accommodating. My wife and...More

Thank Howard S
UpstreamGrille, Owner at Upstream Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed your recent visit. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 11, 2017

Last night my fiancee and I were spending some time on Lake Hopatcong. Most of the popular dining spots were all full. We decided to go to Upstream Grille. We had appetizers and burgers in the past and it seemed fine. We show up and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed April 30, 2017

I am so happy we found this place. Excellent fresh food with professional service. New York quality in Hopatcong. We have been there once but it will be our new place to go all the time. The food we had was cooked perfect. It was...More

Thank David D
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Stopped in for a drink and to listen to a local band. Ordered an appetizer and it was so good that I ordered another. Good service, great plating, great flavor. And lots of parking.

Thank Quality4122
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Went there on Saturday with family and was very happy with food and service. The menu was very diverse and the six of us all ordered something different and we were all happy! Our server Kaytel was fantastic and very well informed. We will be...More

Thank maryloub232
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Went out there for lunch, menu was different with a nice selection of Louisiana dishes. I had the fried oysters , they were small and a bit dry, they we're supposed to come with french fries but came out with potato chips. Company I was...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed December 13, 2016

I have been here several time. The food is very good, served hot and delicious. The staff are also very welcoming for a person eating alone.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed November 6, 2016

I liked the Cajun feel from the menu and passed this place many times so figured we'd give it a shot. They were very accommodating to start with then after watching the chef and his team kick but in the kitchen without missing a beat...More

Thank Laura R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 State Route 181, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849-1281
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lake Hopatcong
  • Phone Number: +1 973-663-2222
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An American Cajun Fusion Restaurant led by Chef Ken Salmon whose passion, creativity, and world influences are at the heart of every dish.
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