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American Bistro

24 Washington Ave, Nutley, NJ 07110-3447
+1 973-235-0505
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“rock shrimp” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
American, Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Washington Ave, Nutley, NJ 07110-3447
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I have been going here for years. The food is the best and they give you so much you end up taken half of it home. Besides they give you complimentary antipasto before dinner and a complimentary cut up fruit dish after...More

Thank Carmela M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’ve been visiting this place for many years and have recommended others…always a good meal, so bring your appetite. The cold antipaste plate to start in au’gratis, but don’t overlook the appetizers – rock shrimp is a favorite. There is something on this menu for...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Morning cake plus free coffee, really good value. Evening meal highly recommend the chilli con carne absolutely delicious .

Thank paulineashton683
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We really enjoy the food here. The service is also very good. The atmosphere is warm and inviting. The prices are also much more reasonable compared to many other restaurants we have been to. I am looking forward to going back.

Thank Sue Y
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Been there a bunch of times. They have great food and I can say this for sure they have the best tomato sauce anywhere

Thank Waltbeau
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We recently had dinner with our two young children at American Bistro and had a wonderful time. We were greeted by a friendly hostess (who we happened to know from our children's school). Our server was equally as friendly and accommodating (I ordered a Manhattan...More

Thank Joann K
Reviewed October 6, 2017

There was six women altogether for dinner. Really liked this place, staff was very nice. The peach sangria was served in a little pitcher and was very good. We had a medley of things-appetizer of scallops with escarole, chicken Murphy (large enough for two dinners)...More

Thank Sal58
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We had an incredible meal. My wife had the pecan encrusted chicken and honey mustard and I had the Bistro Trio, We ate it all and we were stuffed. The food is great, and the chef Kenny came out to the tables to check on...More

Thank herbetf
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

The pecan-crusted chicken with honey mustard sauce is to die for! Lovely environment, tasty pickle tray, and good service.

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed July 31, 2017

My daughter and her husband moved to Nutley this weekend. We needed to feed a small army of moving helpers and we tried American Bistro. What a lucky find. The food was fantastic. I had the stuffed pork chop. It was amazingly prepared. Fall off...More

Thank Kelly B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$40 - $60
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Washington Ave, Nutley, NJ 07110-3447
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Nutley
  • Phone Number: +1 973-235-0505
American Bistro is a neighborhood Italian/American Restaurant situated in Nutley, New Jersey with Amazing Food, Large Portions, Great Bar, Stellar Wine List, & 5 HDTV's in the Bar Area to watch all the games. Owned & Operated by Chef Kenny Mahon since 1994.
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