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Sophie's Bistro

700 Hamilton St, Somerset, NJ 08873-3273
+1 732-545-7778
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (30 reviews)
“duck” (22 reviews)
“crepes” (20 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 Hamilton St, Somerset, NJ 08873-3273
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has an authentic cozy French atmosphere and very good food, but I'll have to lower my rating a notch from the last time we visited. When my onion soup was served, the cheese on the top was burned to an inedible black crust....More

Thank KathyinCostaRica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the perfect place to have a nice dinner with just my husband. Food was better than expected and best of all the accommodated my crazy dietary needs without any issues.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review comes from 2 people who spent time in Paris. Perfect decor; felt like you were eating in France. Fabulous menu; took a while for both of us to select. We weren't disappointed. My friend thoroughly enjoyed her appetizer of escargots and braised lamb...More

Thank GailMAnne
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Invited to be with the family, I did a bit of research beforehand to see that it was classified as "French casual". When we arrived & I saw the menu, I realized that this was FRENCH. Crepes, excellent French onion soup, Coquille Ste. Jacques, and...More

Thank WillyTNJ
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This is the fourth time we have dined at Sophie's and the food and service has been consistently good each time. It's not fancy French-but a little country French. The escargot is as wonderful a dish as I imagined; the sliced duck breast is tender...More

Thank jgoldstein26
Reviewed April 26, 2018

I thought the people that worked there were wonderful. The food was not great. Chicken was kind of gamey.

Thank 827staciew
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Sophie's Bistro was incredible. The setting, food and staff were fantastic. I called over on a busy Saturday night and asked the amazing Debbie if she could accommodate 35-50 people a few days later for a lunch after a funeral. I immediately had menus, support,...More

Thank Catzmother
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

It was only my second time there and both times I have attended I enjoyed their trois formage fondu as an appetizer and seafood dishes for my entrée. The servers were friendly and attentive and the atmosphere is really nice. Great for dates or family...More

Thank Dancer-Chica
Peter M, Owner at Sophie's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Thank you for providing us with such positive feedback! It is always a pleasure having the chance to read our customers positive reviews. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed our food!

Reviewed March 26, 2018

We live in Morris County. We have watched the French restaurants close. What to do? Venture farther! Middlesex County here we come! Sophie’s Bistro is a feast for the tummy and soul. Went with a close friend and Hubby on a Saturday night. Crowded, yes,...More

Thank Betsy M
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Came to Sophie's on a recommendation of a friend. The place was a bit busy on a Thursday night which was good to see. Server was EXCELLENT!!! Drinks from the bar were very well crafted. I order a drink that's not well known and the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Hamilton St, Somerset, NJ 08873-3273
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: +1 732-545-7778
Classic French Bistro
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