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Fiddleheads Restaurant, New American Bistro

27 E Railroad Ave, Jamesburg, NJ 08831-1432
+1 732-521-0878
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fiddleheads” (74 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27 E Railroad Ave, Jamesburg, NJ 08831-1432
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about Fiddleheads' is fantastic. The food, the service, the atmosphere: just fantastic. (Their take-out burgers on Wednesday are really good!) They know how to do fish! Lunches are excellent too. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank magigwf
Reviewed 9 November 2018

I really enjoyed my gourmet cheeseburger for lunch. They had a good variety to choose from. This restaurant has good service and uses linen tablecloths and napkins. One of the best places to eat in New Jersey!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SoilDoctor
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Great menu, nice staff, always good food, great preparation. Always leave satisfied. Go and enjoy we do

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank marty p
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

No need to go to New Orleans for Jambalaya or Louisiana Shrimp. Go to Jamesburg. Lock the front and back doors on these dishes. Garuntee. Table service is casual, slow dining at its best the way it should be. Always treated like royalty. Sign up...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dave K
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Great little restaurant with wonderful and knowledgable staff. Really interesting variety of appetizers and main dishes. Its never the same, there is always specials. Great menu and great variety. Worth going for dinner!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Ron A
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Finally went to Fiddleheads this past weekend and wow have I been missing out. Very small restaurant - we went earl and were seated w/o a reservation. Staff including the owner were all very attentive, friendly and helpful. They had me at the Hummas that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Eric W
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Went on a recommendation from a friend. Restraunt is small and quaint. It’s BYOB, which I don’t mind. We were greeted as soon as we walked in and sat at our table. Servers and owner was very responsive and attentive to all the customers needs....More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank misoangry
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Hidden gem. Love the staff love the seasonal menu. Restaurant is run by a great couple,ones in the back of the house the other the front. Always feels like your special. Cuisine is out of this world. Can't say enough good stuff about this place

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Robert G
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The people are excellent- the service staff at all levels were cordial and gracious. The food, unfortunately, misses the mark. The fire roasted tomato bisque was smooth but with an over abundance of liquid smoke added - it was overpowering. The jambalaya, while spicy, was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank B4792CGjimc
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Went here for a team lunch and overall excellent. Had a salad and the team had salads and sandwiches - everyone enjoyed their meals and service was friendly and efficient

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CaymanGreg
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Questions & Answers
12 November 2015|
Response from FiddleheadsJamesburg | Property representative |
Hello! Sorry to say, we are not open on Thanksgiving. Thank you for asking!
Edward D
17 April 2015|
Response from FiddleheadsJamesburg | Property representative |
Thank you for writing. We do not bill our restaurant as organic or farm-to-table, though many of our fresh ingredients do come from New Jersey-based suppliers, and some ingredients may be organic. Most of our fishes are... More
charlotte l
11 April 2015|
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Response from FiddleheadsJamesburg | Property representative |
We like to say, "If you think you look good, we think you look good!" We don't mandate any specific attire, but some of our customers enjoy getting "dressed up" for dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 E Railroad Ave, Jamesburg, NJ 08831-1432
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jamesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 732-521-0878
  • E-mail
BYOB New American bistro in a downtown, art-gallery setting. Amazing food and great service. Serving lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch (closed Monday and Tuesday).
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