Bluefish Grill Flemington
The Bluefish Grill reopened in the Stangl Building on the corner of Mine St. I had lunch today and it was really good. Ordered PEI mussels in a Thai broth with grilled bread, delicious. I arrived at 11:45 and by Noon every table was taken. They are in the process of opening an outdoor dining area.
I was there last week for lunch. The new space is huge improvement over the old, though around the same size. It's spare and modern; more of an upscale feel. The dining room is NOISY. Some sound absorbing panels on the ceiling would be appreciated.
The menu has also gone upscale. I had the curry salmon bowl ($16.50) and it was excellent. The bill for two was a rather spendy $40. The pieces of fish plus two sides that used to be $8-$11 are now $12-$16. In spite of this they're full. Quite a few parents with young kids, as before. So I guess their formula works.
The owners (husband & wife) are really nice, hard working people who care about their customers and the town. I wish them the best of luck in the new location.
I didn't know that Blue Fish Grill was moving (our last time there was last May), so thanks for the info, hunterdon22. Their fish and chips are fantastic! And they make a stellar Key Lime pie.
Blue Fish Grill photos (old location): http://www.flickr.com/photos/11863391@N03/5783843843/in/set-72157626856064838 .