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Chez Catherine

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431 North Ave W, Westfield, NJ 07090-1433 (Prospect Street)
+1 908-654-4011
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
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Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Summit, New Jersey
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This is fine dining! It is expensive but worth it! The Cheese plate is a must. We went for a special occasion and it was perfect!

Thank sueg807
Florham Park, New Jersey
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I came here six months ago and am so happy I did! I almost ran over my dates toes after he liberated a gift for me. Fantastic French food with an attentive staff! Must go back for an anniversary!

Thank Liz S
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Since we moved to Westfield in 1984, my husband and I have gone to Chez Catherine every year on our Anniversary in July. The food, atmosphere, and service is superb.

Thank Eileen P
Edison, New Jersey
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115 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

My wife and I have always wanted to try Chez Catherine for dinner and we chose her recent birthday to do so. We went on a week day when they were less crowded. This was everything you could ask for in an upscale French restaurant. Very relaxing and beautiful atmosphere, attentive service from everyone, and most of all, the food... More 

Thank dpg1988
Highland Beach
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

As usual the experience begins with parking which is ample. A short walk to the door brings you to the ambiance of Paris. The escargot was delightful and the duck exceptional. The house wines compliment the dishes well. Service was great with staff attentive. The deserts looked great but unfortunately could not be enjoyed. A little pricey but worth it.

Thank Richard J L
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

My wife and I recently had dinner at Chez Catherine. After we were warmly greeted at the door, we were taken to our table where Stephan expertly catered to our every need. We started off with cocktails, and then progressed through a wonderful dinner accompanied by a wine chosen from their comprehensive wine list. I had the Mussels in white... More 

Thank Richard M
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Small intimate place with delicious food and very attentive service. Unfortunately because the tables are close the couples next to us were extremely loud/rude which was really the only downside.

Thank Tigger M
Westfield, New Jersey, United States
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171 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We went to this restaurant to celebrate my birthday. The place has recently changed owners, but there have been very few changes so far, mostly an expanded liquor list. They have a 3 or 4 prix fixe menu which is on the expensive side. The escargots were delicious, as was the arctic char. Presentation is lovely. The ile flottante was... More 

Thank Carole S
Middletown, New Jersey
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We celebrated Meg's birthday last night at Chez Catherine. Stéphane Bocket and Klaus Kronsteiner provided a taste of Provence right here in NJ. From the Amuse-Bouche to the last taste of Tiramisu Soufflé, each dish was artfully plated and perfectly paired with the proper wine. The chef's tasting menu showcased classic French dishes prepared with modern touches like dehydrated olives... More 

Thank victorjm
New York City, New York
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86 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

If you reading this to decide whether or not to visit this restaurant. This is the kind of restaurant where everything works. This is the perfect place to enjoy the French gastronomy. We were a party of 4 food lovers. We ordered several dishes as to share them. And they were just a state of the art work. This restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 North Ave W, Westfield, NJ 07090-1433
    (Prospect Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Westfield
  • Phone Number: +1 908-654-4011
The restaurant is famous for serving authentic, classic French cuisine in an atmosphere reminiscent of the Provencal countryside. Chez Catherine provides a wonderful dining experience When you enter Chez Catherine imagine that you are traveling the French Countryside. Our dining room is intimate, warm and charming, The peach colors, provincial furniture, ceramic cicatas, Santons de Provence as well as other themes from the French Countryside decorate the dining room.Private party room available for 10 to 40 people

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?