10 best date night restaurants in New Jersey

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What’s better than getting a night off to spend some time with a significant other? Rather than plopping on the couch and watching TV as always, take advantage of the bonus hours together and enjoy a date night.

Whether it’s a special celebration or just because, New Jersey is home to tons of romantic restaurants to set the mood. Here are our favorite spots in the state.

  1. Rat’s Restaurant, Hamilton

Don’t let the name fool you! This restaurant is designed to make guests feel like they have stepped back in time to Claude Monet’s town of Giverny. It’s a beautiful and charming restaurant with wonderfully delicious food.

Lunch break

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  1. Scarborough Fair, Sea Girt

This special occasion spot is in a 19th century farmhouse with romantic private dining – there are even little alcoves when you first enter for a more secluded, more romantic feeling.

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  1. The Frenchtown Inn, Frenchtown

This cozy little place is so warm and welcoming. It’s located in a 19th century inn with four dining rooms and an outdoor porch with great views.

  1. Highlawn Pavilion, West Orange

Not only is there a fantastic view of the NYC Skyline, but also the ambiance is so old fashioned and classy you’ll feel like royalty.

  1. Grain House Restaurant, Basking Ridge

With its historic charm, the restaurant has masterful fireplaces and snug dining rooms and there is an open patio for the summer months that will spark some summer love.

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  1. Martell’s Water Edge, Bayville

Ocean? Check! Mood lighting? Check. You’ll enjoy a candlelit dinner at this restaurant while enjoying breathtaking views of the Barnegat Bay.

My piece of happy

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  1. Ivy Inn, Hasbrouck Heights

On Thursday-Saturday you can sit by the fireplace and listen to the jazz piano while sipping on your favorite drink. This restaurant has witnessed countless marriage proposals, weddings and anniversary celebrations.

#the #best #end #of #the #day

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8. Chakra Restaurant, Paramus

For a truly relaxing more zen like experiences this is the place to go. The candles and drapery make for the perfect environment to be with your loved one and the Asian inspired menu is simply delicious.

9. The Ryland Inn, Whitehouse Station

Set in an elegant country setting, you’ll get treated gourmet farm-fresh cuisine while escaping from hustle and bustle of the day-to-day.

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10. Saddle River Inn, Saddle River

This restaurant is set in a 19th century restored barn nestled along the banks of the Saddle River. It’s a romantic atmosphere and has high quality food. A bonus: you can BYOB!

Beautiful restaurant.

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