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Mediterranean Chateau

27 Freneau Ave, Matawan, NJ 07747-3344
+1 732-696-8900
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“clams” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
“pork chop” (2 reviews)
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Portuguese, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
27 Freneau Ave, Matawan, NJ 07747-3344
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The last time we ate here was over 4 years ago. It was a holiday weekend (July 4th) and the place was empty. We left after 45 minutes of waiting for our food order because nobody seemed to give a damn. We placed our orders,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank hmb448
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Came here with family at their request. They are regulars. I will not be. It wasn't bad but nothing special. I had the highly recommended Portuguese pork and clams. Not too bad. The Sangria was very good. My wife had shrimp and, again, OK. If...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Bphman
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My experiences with Portuguese and Spanish cuisines is expansive for decades now. The level of expectation between dishes and locations reflects in its pricing and service. Needless to say this is one I would not repeat. First off the restaurant used to be the old...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank d s
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This was a new place for us. A friend suggested it. We were not dissapointed. Great drinks, friendly service, delicious food. The menu looks amazing. We will be back.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank natros_oxide
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Have eaten at the Mediterranean Chateau a couple of times, once for dinner and once for lunch. A nice restaurant with good food and service. I’ve had the clams casino and the shrimp in garlic sauce, and both were very tasty. Good wine list.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank rnldarl2016
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Two couples for dinner. Atmosphere is pleasant and service was good. One couple split a paella and said it was good but not great. I has a pork chop with chariso. Tasted good but was served in a puddle of oil. My wife had grouper...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank David_Laurie6
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I brought my family here for my Wife Birthday the food was excellent and so was the service. I had the baked red snapper surrounded by roast potatoes and it was excellent and we had steak chicken and all the dishes were great.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank stephen m
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had a Saturday Lunch Birthday Party for our daughter. Food, Service, and Sangria were all excellent. We had our three grandchildren all under the age of five and they also loved the lobster, shrimp, clams and mussels along with the rice. We will return...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank BobabooeyNJ
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Six of us dined there on Saturday. Our second time. We asked for a quieter table and got it with seating by the window.The sangria was GREAT, not watered down with ice and juice like some restaurants. The two free salad on the table were...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank TTLotus
Reviewed 16 February 2017

cozy dinning area, good services, food portion was fine, greatl with Groupon deal, will visit again.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank PF Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, 有泊車位, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Freneau Ave, Matawan, NJ 07747-3344
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Matawan
  • Phone Number: +1 732-696-8900
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