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Dining at memoire - CLOSED

16 Chestnut Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450
+1 201-857-8899
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
16 Chestnut Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Our party of 7 was greeted by our "Culinary guide", who had no grasp of the specials. After determining that they were going from the Autumn menu to the Winter menu, (Jan 3rd!), they were no longer serving shrimp or sea bass...We were coaxed into...More

Thank Janice H
Reviewed 3 January 2016

First of all the name of the restaurant is "Memoire", not "Dining at memoire". We were finally able to make a reservation, one week prior to the reservation, through the restaurant's website after it had been down for at least 3 days. They are not...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 26 December 2015

From the moment we walked in we had fabulous service from our waiter, and Frank the owner. They took care of our 5 year old twins- coloring books, tour of the kitchen and ice cream sundaes for dessert. The food was excellent and they'll cater...More

Thank Jedwards630
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Went to dinner with a group of 6 mainly because of the reviews received by family members. We were told of great service and great food. If they were correct, we must have been the exception. The positive: We ordered multiple appetizers to share which...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 7 December 2015

I hosted my cousin's bridal shower here. From the moment I decided to choose Memoire, Frank and his staff took care of me. Frank had me come in for a complimentary tasting several months in advance to decide if I wanted to host the shower...More

Thank smanafi
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

We had a great evening here. Our waiter introduced himself as our Culinary Guide and proceeded to fill the role! We tried everything--the shrimp, the surf and turf, the soup shooters, the fall roasted veggies and salad, the risotto, mussels, Perogis and a bunch of...More

Thank Lezli1029
Reviewed 25 November 2015

We came here with good friends and family and had a fantastic time. Every bite of food was delicious. The waitstaff were gracious and warm and very solicitous. We will return many times to this comfortable restaurant with fantastic food.

Thank hbmat
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We asked Frank to serve our party of four whatever he thought we would most enjoy- and he did not disappoint!! From the soup sample, to the appetizer, to the entree, to the dessert - we could not have asked for a better selection!! We...More

Thank mmcmaster
Reviewed 17 October 2015

My husband and I were impressed from the minute we walked in the door. We were greeted by Frank, who let us pick which table we wanted to sit at. We were then greeted by two of the servers, Mark and Dominic. Everyone we met...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Went on a saturday night in mid october....Arrived for our reservations @ 6 a bit early, but the place wasn't ready for customers yet. I'm ok with this. Sat down and waiter, vey friendly, told us about the restaurant but wouldn't let us just be...More

Thank sixelagogo G
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$36
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Chestnut Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ridgewood
  • Phone Number: +1 201-857-8899
  • E-mail
We are a fresh Seasonal American Eclectic BYOB restaurant featuring a menu that is made to order.

We are happy to modify or even go off our menu to accommodate you in every way.

Here at memoire, the answer is always "yes"!

Why go to NYC when you can receive the same high quality food and service in the heart of Ridgewood NJ? Our casual ambiance, flanked by our beautiful two-sided fire place, has smooth jazz playing in the background offering a warm and comforting environment.

All of our menu selections are prepared from scratch using only the finest, freshest ingredients sourced daily from reputable suppliers. Each item is made to order and incorporates seasonal ingredients. Modifications are available upon request.

We offer many gluten-free & vegetarian options & have a great children's menu available.

Our unique dining room is perfect for small gatherings or large parties up to 100 guests & can be reserved upon request.