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Varka Estiatorio

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30 N Spruce St, Ramsey, NJ 07446-1905 (East Main Street)
+1 201-995-9333
Today
15:30 - 22:00
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Sun 15:30 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Ramsey, New Jersey
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The atmosphere is wonderful, soft, soothing, warm, yet crispy with a masculine feel. The service is spectacular, you feel as though you are the only ones there no matter how busy they are no matter how large your party is. No rushing, truly relaxing fine dining!

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Thank theresa H
Ramsey, New Jersey
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have had excellent meals and so-so meals- not sure why- very pricey, but great for special occasions.

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Thank Marie M
Ramsey, New Jersey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food and service are amazing. It is on the pricey side, but it is worth every penny. Try the corn risotto and lobster ravioli.

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Thank Aline M
Hoboken, New Jersey
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188 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped in on Saturday for afternoon lunch.. All I can say is that it was light out when I arrived and dark out when I left.. Place is so comfortable.. Service is extremely attentive and on point! Food was amazing as always and wine selection is great. All in all it was an extremely comfortable, enjoyable meal... Will always come... More 

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Thank joeybb2016
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First, let me start off by saying bring your wallet. If you have trouble parting with your $ stay away but you will miss the best meal you have ever had. This is about my 10th time to Varka. Yes, it's expensive but get over it! I order the grilled octopus appy every time I go because it is so... More 

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Thank Melissa T
New York City, New York
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101 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best restaurants in Bergen County and it is absolutely deserving of such acclaim. The atmosphere is very nice and there is always a good crowd. The food is excellent and the service is good as well. For appetizers, I recommend the grilled octopus - the best I've ever tried, and the zucchini & eggplant chips... More 

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Thank MsCollinka
Short Hills, New Jersey, United States
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ventured to this restaurant for a second time in the past 18 months as it is a midway point between us and our Westchester friends. Both times, the place has a good vibe, trendy space and consistently good food. I'm a big fan of Arctic Char and it is not often found on many menus so I did not... More 

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Thank Brett L
New York City, New York
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal. Excellent appetizers (Greek spreads, stuffed calamari, fried cheese). Fish was outstanding. New York City pricing, but you get what you pay for.

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Thank jmelarkin
Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Consistently good food and generally very good wait service. Interesting selection of foods and wines. The spreads are especially tasty. The fresh fish is always a good choice. Last night I had the angry lobster, which didn't make me angry at all!

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Thank leavingAZ2011
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent quality of fish, great if you're on a diet. Very fresh but expensive... the room is very loud. Great service

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Thank Robinflion

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
15:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 N Spruce St, Ramsey, NJ 07446-1905
    (East Main Street)
  • Public Transportation: N.J. Transit to Main Street, Ramsey.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ramsey
  • Phone Number: +1 201-995-9333

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?