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Gas Light Brewery-restaurant

) #31 of 49 Restaurants in South Orange $$ - $$$ American, ,
15 S Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-1716
+1 973-762-7077
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible33%
18 Jan 2017
“Good beer selection”
20 Nov 2016
“Good despite reviews”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
15 S Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-1716
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure how this place is in business. The owners are rude, disrespectful and simply should not be able to interact with humans. They do not know how to run a business. To be clear - this place is a dump and should be shutdown....More

Thank HappyMom77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have their own craft beers on tap, and an unusually broad menu for a bar. German specialties like bratwurst and sauerbraten, pastrami, fish tacos, pulled pork sandwiches etc. Very eclectic and most of it pretty decent. Has bar area and separate dining room. I prefer...More

Thank HelmutNJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

came to this place while killing time between a wedding and the reception, consumed a couple of pints, and appetizers and sampled a few of the dessert items. very good

Thank madmax1965
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Good brewpub, my tuna steak was grilled to a beautiful med rare and others enjoyed the BBQ pulled chicken and pork. Lost 1 star only because of slower than expected service during pre-show hours on a Sat night. And we did NOT have reservations.

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

They have good house brews and a nice mix of unique micro brews. Good bar "scene" with local color in and out. Not fancy not stuffy great spot for a couple beers and basic greasy fries nachos but above all others try their anti-gator burger...More

Thank TheLangGangOf5
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

It's a great place to get food in town. Yup I'm a local and I come here enough to enjoy everything they have to offer. Don't believe the other reviews since everyone is treated fairly.

Thank Russel W
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The German food is a nice alternative to the usual pub grub. Interesting specials. The wait staff is not always attentive.

Thank FlanneryTwin
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I used to come here all the time, The menu has changed somewhat and I miss the fried oysters - they were unbelievable - don't know why they were taken off the menu. Very good food, excellent salads, nice sized portions (I always take some...More

Thank JazzinInJersey
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I stopped here with my son on 11/20/16 after an open house at Seton Hall University. Read all the mixed reviews but wanted to try it anyway. Turned out to be a good experience. My son had the chili and a Bison burger. He loved...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 26 July 2016

service was good- friendly staff. Food was pretty good and the restaurant was clean and in great area. Drink selection was pretty good.

Thank rasta81
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 01:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 01:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 S Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-1716
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  South Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-762-7077
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