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The Grand Cafe

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42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960-3931
+1 973-540-9444
Mon - Fri 11:45 - 21:30
Sat 17:30 - 22:45
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Morristown, New Jersey
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The Grand Cafe was once a hidden gem in Morristown. It is no longer hidden thanks to the removal of an ugly county office and records building and the creation of a small park, which is now the backdrop for the restaurant's beautiful alfresco dining area. Sitting outside behind the hedgerow, you not only look out over the new park,... More 

Thank Steve S
Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Came here after work with a few coworkers. The food was excellent, I don't remember the actual names of the dishes we had since we all shared 4-5 dishes but it was lol amazing. The service is excellent, our waiter was very attentive and knowledgeable of the menu.

Thank BluOmbre
Morristown, New Jersey
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I went with a gourmet friend and had a great meal. This place is in its own league and certainly in Morristown area. Classic and great this is for ambiente, food and wine selection. Service was attentive and knowledgeable (and well dressed) and you get a feel that they know what they are doing. So does the chef. We had... More 

Thank ExilBazi
Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Exceptional service and very good food for 20 adults and children in the gorgeous private room on the 3rd floor. Walter Hansberry went out of his way to help with the set up.

Thank sergey r
Morristown, New Jersey
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200 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

The elegant Grand Cafe has been a Morristown favorite for three decades. In addition to an elegant dining room, a new covered terrace offers informal dining and drinking in seasonable weather. the quality of food is usually very good, and the ambiance of the main dining room and bar is elegant. The owners generally greet diners and the staff is... More 

Thank Larry D
New Jersey
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

This has been one of my favorites for decades. One of the only places in the area that offers tartare. Prices are reasonable and competitive for the food and service. Preorder the soufflé for the perfect end to an expertly prepared meal. The atmosphere and decor are absolutely lovely. A great place for a business lunch or a romantic dinner.... More 

1 Thank JellyBaby1965
Hopatcong, NJ
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I went to a work lunch at Grand Cafe with my department. We were all excited because of the generally positive reputation of the place as being high-end. The decor was nice and the waiter was very nice (and quite funny as well). Service overall was pretty good. The food, however, was just *okay* but was priced at a level... More 

1 Thank fwhitesides
Summit, New Jersey, USA
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72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

A colleague made a guaranteed reservation for 20, but we only had 14, so it ended up being pretty expensive. We had a private room on the third story that was very nice, lovely woodwork. We had LOTS of passed appetizers that were all very good. There was plenty of staff and service was good. My steak was actually kind... More 

Thank MissSiss1
Costa Rica
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

This place at Morristown is Amazing, outstanding in food and service, I can not wait to come back. We visited the main dinning room to Celebrate Valentine's Day we ate "warm lobster salad" App and "New York Steak" expresso cafe and Frangelico to finished. French classic formal service which its great for me. I recommend this Beautiful place for Special... More 

Thank Zebeva
Huron, Ohio
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

I had lunch on a busy Saturday afternoon. Service was great. No wait. Sat at bar had a burger and beer. Staff was very friendly. Food was wonderful. I look forward to going back.

1 Thank debflygirl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
French, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960-3931
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Morristown
  • Phone Number: +1 973-540-9444

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