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Sonny's on the Lake - CLOSED

57 Moquis Trl, 07438-9829, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438-9843
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
27 Nov 2016
“Went downhill”
3 Oct 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
57 Moquis Trl, 07438-9829, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438-9843
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

Was nice in the beginning. Food and service good. Atmosphere and views spectacular. Lived on lake Swannanoa for 21 years. This place has had many owners. Sonny's started to get sloppy with meal prep and serving. They finally went into forclisyre. Now under new owners....More

Thank clhugs2016
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Went on a Sat night server (Louis) was great - food was fabulous we had soup apps all different entrees everyone agreed it was excellent we will be going back!

Thank pammiek
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Reviewed 7 November 2015

Sonny went out of business, this locator has been seven different restaurants over the last 30 years, most times the food is very good but it just doesn't seem to be supported by the community. It is under a new name as the latest transient.

2  Thank Paul07438
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Serenity by the lake and a terrific Sunday Brunch. What a combination. No loner Sonny's. Now called The Mark. Have been to the Sunday Brunch twice now and the food was terrific both times. The wait staff is attentive and helpful. The surroundings are beautiful...More

Thank Carl L
Reviewed 27 May 2014

I have dined at Giselle's many times and thought it deserves my review. Whether you are a twosome or a large crowd you will love this place. The food is excellent. The warm bread is special, followed by a very tasty simple but elegant salad...More

Thank SandraS06
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Now under new management...no longer called Sonny's On the Lake.....only recently re-opened...will review at a later date....previous ownership served up an OK experience, nothing special

3  Thank jlav46691
Reviewed 6 September 2013 via mobile

Found Sonny's by accident during a Sunday afternoon drive. The front of the building looked appealing and there is a nice big parking lot. Lake Swanova is hidden from view until you go inside. Inside needs some upgrading. We were able to sit at one...More

1  Thank Kim A
Reviewed 28 August 2013

I had te pleasure of dinning at Sonny's last Sunday. the restaurant is like an old roadhouse on the outside. Once inside it was nice with a great view of the lake. The appetizers were out of this world. the main course I had veal...More

Thank Walt F M
Reviewed 1 August 2013 via mobile

Sonny's was absolutely fantastic. My girlfriend decided to take me out while I was visiting and was not disappointed. The salad and bread were some of the best that I have had. Followed up by a very well done broiled flounder. The server's were very...More

1  Thank Eracri
Reviewed 19 July 2013

I have been there many time and the service is great! It has a beautiful lake view. The appetizers are delicious ( recommend the clams oreganato or they also have a very fresh shrimp cocktail among many other great ones). The lobster ravioli comes in...More

Thank BeHappy4life
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  • Address: 57 Moquis Trl, 07438-9829, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438-9843
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Oak Ridge
Restaurant Description
Restaurant critics, neighborhood regulars, and first time visitors always agree about Sonny's On Lake: the atmosphere is great, the food is superb, and the service is outstanding. The restaurant offers a casual atmosphere that is perfect for dining with friends, co-workers, and family members. The creative menu features a wide array of great selections, always made from the highest quality ingredients. Be sure to ask your server about daily specials and other notable menu selections. The staff at Sonny's On Lake are friendly and professional and will ensure that your dining experience is a pleasant one. Please stop in soon!

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Scenic view (on the lake)
Outdoor seating with smoking
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Wheelchair Access
Children's Menu

Live Music
Outdoor Dining
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Over 100 People
Off-Site Catering

Private Party Room

Neat Casual

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Full Bar

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