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The Manor Restaurant

111 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052-4202
+1 973-731-2360
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (17 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
111 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052-4202
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Reviews (281)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Lobster Buffet around. Food is superb and service is white gloved and classic. Coukd not be better. Perfect for any celebration!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens, service and food were over the top and amazingly exceptional!!!! I cannot say enough about this place.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best lobster buffet in NJ. One on my favorite places for dinner. Food and service are 2nd to none.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Manor Bar on a Saturday night for dinner and tried their tasting menu which included 5 courses. The watermelon gazpacho was really good, the halibut was excellent and the roast veal delicious. The price was $60! I think a really good...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When your ready to indulge it may be time for a road trip, this has been a first rate establishment for a long time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh my gosh! Sort the reviews by date. Recent ones are as pitiful as ours. This place is coasting on its laurels / reputation. WAY over priced seafood buffet - we've come here for the seafood buffet for special occasions over the years and witnessed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to The Manor last night (a Sunday) with my parents for à la carte fine dining. I have been there before 15-20 years ago for the lobster buffet and I remember having a good experience. I know The Manor is a very popular...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended a wedding reception for a co-worker/friend on March 24th. What an awesome experience!! The food served at the cocktail hour . . . fantastic!! What a variety! The staff were walking around with trays of appetizers. The tables lined against the walls with all...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Wonderful structure with incredible surroundings and fantastic gardens better kept that the most exclusive golf courses. Ideal place for weddings especially if it doesn't rain and the ceremony can be organized outdoor. Very charming and classic also inside. Abundant buffer Sunday brunch but far too...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were looking forward to going to Buffet at The Manor and having lobster. However, there was all shell and no lobster meat. While you can eat all you want, there was nothing inside the lobster to eat. Very disappointed.

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Questions & Answers
25 May 2017
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Response from Pree1964 | Reviewed this property
I attended a private affair so depending on the function you should follow what your invite says or ask someone what you should wear. However don't go casual. It's an old school place but classy!
Sue G
14 August 2016
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Response from duck8to | Reviewed this property
I went to the Lobster Buffet and wrote a fairly comprehensive review including what was on the buffet. If you want to know what is on the brunch buffet, check-out their website which was suggested by moway01 or call the... More

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052-4202
    (Corner of Woodland Ave. and Prospect Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Bloomfield Avenue/Verona bus stop.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-731-2360
  • E-mail
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