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160 State Route 35, Middletown Township, Red Bank, NJ 07701-5908
+1 732-345-9977
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (27 reviews)
“suckling pig” (14 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
160 State Route 35, Middletown Township, Red Bank, NJ 07701-5908
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place for foodies who want a dining experience. This is not your ordinary restaurant....it's dining at its finest. Owner and chef Nicholas is a perfectionist on all levels. The food, the wine, and the ambience is impeccable. I strongly suggest you go...More

Thank SSJerseyShoreGirl
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We had the Fall tasting menu, ordering one of both dishes so we could both have a taste of each dish. All the dishes were beautifully presented and by and large very tasty. (not hugely impressed by the vaunted Pumpkin Soup--it seemed bland.) The ambiance...More

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It was one very classy family dinner. Marcelo, the even manager, did a great job organizing everything to the highest level possible. Everything was just superb!

Thank love4Europe
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Whats not to love, food is delicious and service is always great. We celebrated 4 anniversaries, so between the 8 of us we all loved our meals.

Thank girltraveler85
Reviewed 7 September 2017

from the moment you valet your car, you walk into a world of perfection. everyone is very cordial as you stroll to your table. the service is more than excellent and the food is exquisite. the chef makes a special dish before you start the...More

Thank connollypl
Reviewed 30 August 2017

As a fine restaurant, Nicholas delivered on all fronts. A comfortable, relaxing atmosphere, delicious food created with originality, and very attentive service made for a truly memorable evening for two. Our Captain, Marcello, a delightful, convivial Brazilian, orchestrated a wonderful experience at Nicholas, an experience...More

Thank DinerfromStuart
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We celebrated Friday for our 26th anniversary. It was wonderful. A real dining experience, creative, decadent choices, excellent service, friendly, not pretentious, beautiful ambiance. Can choose regular menu or a tasting menu. Large selection of cocktails and wines to select. Nice surprise touches through dinner...More

Thank Akma4
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We have been dining at Nicholas for years and it has one of the most innovative menus anywhere. However the prices have been increasing over the years and we feel it has reached a tipping point and just isn't worth the money any longer. (to...More

Thank dbb1845
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Probably one of the finest Dinning experience in NJ. Food and service a flawless. A bit pricey but well worth the money. Every item ordered from the menu was delicious . Looking forward to a return visit.

Thank Skylarinfreehold
Reviewed 9 May 2017

First time going to Nicholas which has only three menus, a 3 course, 4 course and a vegetarian tasting menu. We opted for the 4 course and shared everything. Each course is paired with wine for an additional cost and there are two wine options....More

Thank jesjas
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2 October 2017|
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Response from WJC3 | Reviewed this property |
They have relaxed the dress code to business casual, no shorts but many guys will be wearing sport coats here without ties.
Roberta S
26 August 2016|
Response from LB-likes2travel | Reviewed this property |
Wish I could offer specifics, but we ate there only once & it was a few months ago. I recall that their online menu was pretty close to what was actually offered (not always the case), so you should take a look at their... More
Roberta S
26 August 2016|
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Response from theresaandjohnd | Reviewed this property |
I am SO SORRY to just be seeing this now! It is an American menu, steaks, fish, some pasta dishes. EVERYTHING is wonderful!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 AM
5:30 PM - 9:30 AM
5:30 PM - 9:30 AM
5:30 PM - 9:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 State Route 35, Middletown Township, Red Bank, NJ 07701-5908
    (Bt. Navesink River Rd & Pine Street)
  • Public Transportation: Red Bank train station
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 732-345-9977
  • E-mail
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