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Garlic Rose - CLOSED

Madison, NJ
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Jul 21, 2015
“Every great review I heard was true!”
May 19, 2015
“No Vampires Here!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Madison, NJ
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11 - 20 of 90 reviews

Reviewed June 4, 2014

Hadn't been back to this restaurant for many years, but returned for a pre-theater dinner. Had a shrimp and angel pasta dish which was very good. The other three people with me also enjoyed their meals. Service was prompt and pleasant, though it did take...More

Thank unicorn3
Reviewed March 30, 2014

We enjoyed a tasty dinner at the Garlic Rose. Our server, Angie, was super...attentive without being overbearing. Salads were fresh and a nice size. We loved the bread served with a "special" pesto dipping sauce. Our main courses were very good. Eggplant Rollitini and Rigatoni...More

1  Thank mtorre1127
Reviewed March 12, 2014

This restaurant is one of those "love it or hate it" experiences. The food is reasonably priced, and served by pleasant, friendly wait staff - but if you don't love garlic, maybe try somewhere else. Their menu is innovative and rather good, again, if you...More

Thank ddhockey
Reviewed March 6, 2014

The name says it all. The menu features everything garlic - from appetizer to dessert. The kitchen will modify items to decrease or increase the amount of garlic. The service is good; the food is good. BYOW.and enjoy.

Thank iyob
Reviewed March 5, 2014

So happy to have a place like this in Madison. The Garlic Rose is one of our favorites, it is small but the service is fast and friendly and the food is outstanding. There really is nothing on the menu that I don't enjoy, reasonable...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed March 4, 2014

in general, everything was ok about the place. nothings stood out as great or wonderful, or on the flip side terrible.

Thank Zigmonster
Reviewed February 22, 2014

Went there tonight with my husband for my birthday and the service was very disappointing. Should have known better after the last visit when we waited 30 minutes to be seated even though we had a reservation and arrived on time. Our waitress never refilled...More

1  Thank Mary R
Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

A lot of reviewers raved about Garlic Rose but I don't see why. Some of the appetizers and entrees were very good. But some really disappointed. The crab cakes were great (no breading) but the steaks had little flavor. This is not a steakhouse and...More

1  Thank GPBucket
Reviewed November 23, 2013

First time going to the Garlic Rose and we absolutely loved it! The service was great, food was wonderful - lots of it and it was delicious! We really liked everything, the variety on the menu, the amount of the portions, the salad with the...More

Thank kharwick17
Reviewed October 7, 2013

My wife and I dined at the Garlic Rose for the first time and were very disappointed. We waited more than an hour for our entrees to be served. The pasta dishes were not well prepared and the chicken entree was also not good. We...More

Thank steven4susan
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$15 - $20
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madison, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Madison
Your trip to Garlic Rose is sure to satisfy your hunger. Our lunch menu offers something for the whole family with delicious garlic infused entrees and much more. Our unique take on one of the most tasteful herbs available is what makes us one of the most interesting restaurants in Madison. The Garlic Rose is sure to impress with our unique flavors and creativity.
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