Top-Notch BYOB's North Jersey & Shore area needed
We have some great new bottles of wine we'd like to open.....Looking for some really good BYOB restaurants in the North Jersey area....Essex, Bergen, Morris and Passaic County area. I'm familiar with several down the shore..Brandls, Clementines, Black Trumpet, & Whipsers. All suggestions are welcomed and appreciated.
7 Atlantic Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762
IMO...St. Eve (Ho Ho Kus) is a top-notch restaurant with a top-notch chef/owner. I can't say enough about this place.
The Saddle River Inn is open with new owners and a new chef -- and they've already implemented a few changes to the menu. They are getting some good reviews and there is a positive buzz.
Cafe Matisse in Rutherford is frequently listed in NJ's Top 10 Best Restaurants. You can buy wine by the bottle at Cafe Matisse, but you can also bring your own.
As all of the restaurants in Rutherford, except CK's Steakhouse are BYOB, you might try Paisano's if you want Italian, or Mignon if you want Steak. There is also a good South/Central American restaurant -- Cafe, Cafe; and a greek restaurant/hookah bar/pastry shop (and probably a few other things as well) -- called After Athens. All of them are above average food-wise. You may need reservations for Cafe Matisse and Paisano's.
17 Park Ave, Rutherford, NJ 07070
167 Park Ave, Rutherford, NJ 07070