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The Grand Cafe

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42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960-3931
+1 973-540-9444
Mon - Fri 11:45 - 21:30
Sat 17:30 - 22:45
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Morris County, New Jersey
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't help but wonder why I never tried this place before. Great dining atmosphere, fantastic service and wonderful food. I started with the French Onion Soup - best I ever had. Followed that with a great tasting Peking Duck with sticky rice, sweet potato puree and spinach. My wife had the Lobster bisque which she loved and then the special... More 

Thank bogey2020
Morristown, New Jersey
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We had a belated Valentine's Day dinner here and really enjoyed it. The lobster salad was excellent as well as the tuna and bronzini. They also have an extensive wine list to choose from. Overall we had a great experience and highly recommend for special occasion.

Thank emc_traveler_12
Chesterfield, Missouri
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This place is like walking onto the set of Grand Hotel many decades ago. Just darling. It was really cold that night and we asked to sit by the fireplace, glorious. Real roses on all the tables and our server's beautiful French accent added to our experience. :) I wasn't exceptionally hungry so I ordered the Warm Brie Salad. It... More 

1 Thank Annette R
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

A European friend and I visited the Cafe for lunch and were impressed with the intricate decor. It is quite a lovely establishment. The food was not spectacular, but more than edible and not overpriced. For the novelty of the ambiance, it is worth a visit.

Thank Rebecca H
Morris County
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Had lunch here couple of times. Good food, service and ambiance. Have outdoor seating good for nice warm & sunny day

Thank MorrisCountyGourmand
Morristown, NJ
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I have eaten here on many occasions and and never disappointed with the food nor the service; great for everyday or a special occasion.

Thank LFTB
Roseland, New Jersey
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733 reviews
515 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We are long time regulars at Grand Cafe. That's because we love it. Owner Desmond Lloyd is an always gracious host assisted by long time Maitre D' Walter. During the summer months, there is great covered alfresco seating on a long patio overlooking a small park just off the Morristown Green. A wide selection of small plates to the usual... More 

Thank Conseiller99
Flanders, New Jersey
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

First off we love this restaurant. When I made the reservation they asked if it was a special occasion and I told them it was our anniversary. I like that because that means they care and you may get a little special treatment! Well, we didn't. Unfriendly waiter served me the wrong dinner. We had already been there for an... More 

Thank missmel2014
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We were here for a dinner that we just loved. The host and hostess are very friendly and beautiful people. We asked to be seated outside. Their outside set up is gorgeous and pretty big. Lovely flowers make the space beautiful and bright. We ordered wine for drinks, seafood pasta for me and chef's special Dover soul for my husband.... More 

Thank Anuradha B
Mendham, New Jersey
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Hadn't been to the Grand Cafe in many years. Recently met a couple of friends for lunch. I had the Chicken Francaise, excellent, my friend had the Caesar Salad with shrimp and my other friend had the shaved steak sandwich. All three entrees were excellent. The caesar salad was one of the best I've ever tasted!!

Thank Christian V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
French, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
11:45 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960-3931
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Morristown
  • Phone Number: +1 973-540-9444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?