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Peppercorns Restaurant & Bar

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American, Bar, Pub
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176 Colony Ave, Park Ridge, NJ 07656-1009
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Cape May, New Jersey
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145 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch during a 100 degree plus heatwave. The air conditioning was running full blast and the bar had a small crowd of 6 watching the Olympics from Brazil on TV. The seating area was about 1/2 full. We had the flavored ice tea with Philly Cheese Steak and Ruben Sandwich. Service was quick and the food was... More 

Thank Pete K
Waldwick, New Jersey
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was told this place was a wonderful place to take my wife to eat and so we went. I was not impressed. Service was very slow. The food was ok at best and the decor left much to be desired. Its ok for lunch, but skip it for dinner.

Thank normaray
Montvale, New Jersey
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been going here since it opened more than 30 years ago and even further back when it was called the Bear's Nest and we lived a block away. Although the dinner menu is limited, it is a great place for a quick lunch. I especially like the CLT and my wife usually chooses the Cobb Salad.

Thank Mark R
Park Ridge, New Jersey
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and efficient staff govout of their way to make special food accommodations. Daily special board in addition to menu. Al fresco dong on a porch with ceiling fans and tv. Highly recommended

Thank jmakely
Burlington, Vermont
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235 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with a couple of co-workers for a quick business lunch. Food was pretty good. Service was just ok. A little on the slow side but it worked. Only issue I had was the serving of the beer. Entire table waited because on person ordered a Guinness which had to have special attention. Not good when the rest of the... More 

Thank Jiberjab
Hackensack, New Jersey
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227 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

I had a nice dinner at the Peppercorns Restaurant in Park Ridge, NJ. The service was pretty good. I had chicken parmigiana with a baked potato and salad.

Thank Ben B
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

The food in peppercorns is great, as is the atmosphere. The staff are very friendly. This is a great place to go for food or just for a drink.

Thank Monkeymafia1
Ridgewood, New Jersey
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73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Went with five others. The service was friendly and attentive. Excellent varied menu. Incredible salads. Great beers. Fun evening.

Thank Byron1944
Salt Lake City, Utah
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

What a lovely little restaurant tucked away in the backwoods food was great prices were decent and the service was excellent I would recommend anyone to go here

Thank Michael W
St. Petersburg, Florida
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113 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

Friendly service, good food, fun atmosphere. I had the Asian salad. It was very good. It had fresh greens and homemade dressing. All of the portions were plentiful. It was a nice night out with friends.

Thank Kimb01

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Colony Ave, Park Ridge, NJ 07656-1009
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Park Ridge
  • Phone Number: 201-391-2818

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?