Restaurant Guide

Your guide to the fabulous restaurants in the Millburn/Short Hills Area.


12 Islands TavernaLocation: 45 Main Street, Millburn, NJ, 07888
Phone: 973-376-4300
Fax: 789-654-3215
Our menu is assembled with a wide variety of recipes from the Dodecanese and other islands. Every dish we create is enveloped with the story and traditions of those who’ve prepared them before. Every dish is like a journey to a unique, wholesome and majestic way of life. In our most authentic attempt to provide you this journey, we import many ingredients direct from Greece. Our goal is to have you experience the life and traditions of the Greek people through each bite, each step, of your culinary journey.

Take a quick trip to Greece at Millburn’s 12 Islands.


Above Restaurant and BarLocation: 1 South Orange Avenue, South Orange NJ 07079
Phone: 973-715-7231
Since 2009, our staff of skilled management and chefs have been dedicated to a multinational cuisine that satisfies every palate. From sandwiches and soups to seafood and steaks, we have something to suit any taste. Visit us today and try one of our delicious dishes for yourself.

Choose us for your evening out – we know it is a choice you won’t regret.


Basilico RestaurantLocation: 324 Millburn Avenue, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-379-7020
Basilico is one of the favorite Italian restaurants in Millburn NJ. Enjoy the casual dining experience at one of the most exciting Millburn NJ Italian restaurants. We provide our guests a truly memorable dining experience. Enjoy the delicious flavors of our dishes, homemade pastas and desserts, cooked to perfection at one of the finest Millburn Italian restaurants.

Experience one of the favorite Italian restaurants in Millburn New Jersey!


Benihana RestaurantLocation: 840 Morris Turnpike, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-467-9550
Prepare for a dining experience unlike any other. Watch as your personal chef performs the ancient art of Teppanyaki. Listen as razor-sharp blades slice through tender steak and juicy chicken. Take in the aroma of sizzling shrimp, lobster and savory vegetables. Or visit our sushi bar, where your sushi chef will prepare fresh nigiri, sashimi and specialty rolls, all with the same flair that made Benihana a legend in Japanese cuisine.

Ask about Private Event Dining


Boxcar Bar & GrillLocation: 25 Chatham Road, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-912-0002
Founded in the Spring of 2012, Boxcar Bar & Grill is the neighborhood hangout Short Hills has longed for. Great cocktails and delicious bar food entice patrons to relax and enjoy drinks and a meal in the historic Short Hills train station. We invite you to join us for an intimate evening for two or a night out with friends and family.

We look forward to sharing an evening with you soon!

The Carriage House Bistro & Bar

The Carriage House Bistro & BarLocation: The Paper Mill Playhouse, 22 Brookside Drive, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-315-1707
The Carriage House Bistro & Bar located in the F.M. Kirby Carriage House at Paper Mill Playhouse features seasonal American cuisine, and we are open 2 1/2 hours prior to most performances. For pre-theater dining, we offer price fixed menus in the dining rooms, and custom crafted cocktails, fine wines by the glass, and appetizers and desserts at the Bar. Reservations are highly recommended — click below or or call 973.315.1707 to make yours today.

With three distinctive dining rooms, we can accommodate your event from 12 – 100 guests.


Charlie Brown's Fresh GrillLocation: 35 Main Street, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-376-1724
Charlie Brown’s Fresh Grill and Steakhouse offers our signature and aged hand-carved, slow-roasted prime rib, delicious USDA Choice steaks, juicy USDA Choice burgers, our famous Unlimited Farmer’s Market Salad Bar™, and so much more. Our philosophy is simple: to provide great food, exceptional value, and friendly service to each and every customer we serve.

There’s something for everyone at Charlie Brown’s!


Chocolate Works MillburnLocation: 321 Millburn Avenue, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-218-9222

Feel like a kid in a candy store at the ultimate sweet spot!


Common LotLocation: 27 Main Street, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-723-7716
Ehren grew up in Australia and Nadine grew up in Austria. Together and separately, they’ve travelled to every region of the globe and worked in some of the world’s premier restaurants. They now bring their unique culinary backgrounds and international flair to the US in the form of Common Lot.

Common Lot — a dining experience that is anything but common.


Culinary Concepts FairfieldLocation: 376 Hollywood Avenue, Fairfield NJ 07004
Phone: 201-400-6265
Culinary Concepts offer onsite and offsite catering for intimate events (up to 50 people.) Birthdays, Graduations, Holiday celebrations etc. We also serve the corporate community providing space for catered trainings, Networking breakfasts, Office parties and more. We offer commercial, licensed, kitchen space for rent to entrepreneurs in the food and restaurant industry. Our customers include chefs, caterers, food entrepreneurs, restaurants and small food manufacturers.

Plan your event with us today!


Hilton Hotel Dining RoomLocation: 41 JFK Parkway, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-379-0100
Feed your body and warm your soul with a rustic seasonal selection from the culinary team at The Dining Room. Sample hearty options daily at the breakfast buffet, host a business lunch or enjoy dinner in a laid-back atmosphere. The restaurant also serves Afternoon Tea on the weekends.

A AAA Four Diamond-rated hotel located steps from the upscale Mall at Short Hills in New Jersey.


Hilton Hotel The RetreatLocation: 41 JFK Parkway, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-379-0100
The Retreat offers an elegant, relaxing atmosphere for cocktails, light fare or afternoon tea. Advance reservations are required for Afternoon Tea on Friday and Saturday.

A AAA Four Diamond-rated hotel located steps from the upscale Mall at Short Hills in New Jersey.


Hilton Hotel The PatioLocation: 41 JFK Parkway, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-379-0100
During the summer months, sit poolside at The Patio for light fare and creative cocktails.

A AAA Four Diamond-rated hotel located steps from the upscale Mall at Short Hills in New Jersey.


Joe's American Bar and GrillLocation: The Mall at Short Hills; 1200 Morris Turnpike, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-379-4444
Our menu features all the classic American favorites along with some of our own signature dishes. Popular dishes include fall-off-the-bone ribs, succulent prime rib, roasted chicken, juicy burgers with hand-cut fries, homemade soups, fresh signature salads and tempting appetizers including our crab cakes and crispy calamari. Our dessert menu is tailored to please the dessert lover with our own warm skillet cookie, brownie ice cream sundae, our famous chocolate cake and vanilla crème brûlée.

Joe’s American Bar & Grill is a neighborhood staple for traditional American cuisine.


La Cucina di ClemenzaLocation: 382 Millburn Avenue, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-379-6700
Our food is made fresh to order with the finest ingredients to ensure our customers’ satisfaction. We sincerely hope you enjoy the taste and charm of La Cucina di Clemenza as much as our family!

Our family restaurant, using Old World Style Italian recipes and our uncle’s wholehearted dedication to only the best.


La PergolaLocation: 120 Essex Street, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-379-6700
Let us take you to back to Italy, where only the freshest meats are served, seafood is caught daily, pastas are hand made on the premises, and the waiters know your name. We strive to surround you with warm and elegant ambiance, while providing you with quintessential Northern Italian cuisine.

Straight from the farm to the table…


La Strada NuovaLocation: 355 Millburn Avenue, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-467-3420
In business now over 30 Years La Strada presents both a comfortable business ambiance, that is wonderful for lunch,
an after-work meeting, or a warm family get-together.

Catering and Banquets available for all occasions at your place or our’s.


Millburn DeliLocation: 328 Millburn Avenue, Millburn NJ 07041
We don’t just make sandwiches, we love sandwiches. Whether it’s putting together one of our classics from Sloppy Joes to Friday Specials or creating something new like the Urban Cowboy or Sriracha Chicken Sub, we pride ourselves on using homemade ingredients on only the best bread. We grill our own steak, we cook our own turkey and we carve our own rare roast beef – we love making everything from scratch and putting it between two pieces of bread. If it’s on the menu we’ve eaten it ourselves. If it’s not we’ll make it any way you like it!

Fresh bread + Fresh, Homemade ingredients = Sandwich Love. Come taste for yourself.


Moonshine Modern Supper ClubLocation: 55 Main Street, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-218-6042
MoonShine Modern Supper Club presents Contemporary American cooking executed with style, finesse, and an updated comfort-food sensibility. Enjoy delicious new takes on retro-classic dishes in our dramatic bi-level space, which features a 30-foot bar, comfortable lounge seats, and various dining settings. At MoonShine, seasonal specialty cocktails rule, both original creations and updates on classics.

Looking for an instant new classic? You’ve found it at MoonShine Supper Club!


Ms Lin Chinese CuisineLocation: 59 Main Street,
Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-912-8838
Ms Lin Chinese Cuisine offers delicious dining, takeout and delivery to Millburn, NJ. We are a cornerstone in the Millburn community and hve been recognized for its outstanding Chinese cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff.

Our restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.


Papa Razzi TratoriaLocation: The Mall at Short hills; 1200 Morris turnpike, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-467-5544
Papa Razzi offers the best of Italian scratch cooking: simple recipes, fresh ingredients, and passionate chefs. Inspired by the modern trattoria, each of our convenient locations makes it easy to enjoy a heart-warming meal from our wood-fired ovens. Everything from thin-crust pizzas to favorite pastas are made to order in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. We look forward to your next visit!

Contact us for more information regarding private dining for groups.


Pizzeta PinotecaLocation: 44 Main Street, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-376-3773
Pizzeta is the casual, cool, hip place for young families seeking authentic thin crust pizza and fresh Italian dishes. One look around and it’s obvious: pizza is the way to go at Pizzeta. There are plenty of other options, but every table had at least one pie. Most were enjoying two or three.

Be sure to try one of the new dishes our chef is serving tonight!


Philly Pretzel FactoryLocation: 21 West Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Livingston NJ 07039
Phone: 973-994-1004
Home of the Real Soft Pretzel… Philly Pretzel Factory in Livingston is the part of world’s largest Philly-style pretzel bakery. Every day at The Factory, we mix our freshly made dough and hand twist each and every pretzel. From our award-winning soft pretzels to crowd-pleasing party trays, every menu item is guaranteed to be fresh baked and served hot outta the oven!

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Ricalton's Village TavernLocation: 19 Valley Street, South Orange NJ 07079
Phone: 123-456-7894
Fax: 789-654-3215
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Splurge BakeryLocation: 105 Main Street, Millburn NJ 07041
Phone: 973-379-0740
We take great pride in our products, baking everything from scratch in small batches — using only the finest ingredients! In addition to the unique and personalized cookie favors, corporate gifts and special occasion gifts that made us famous, you’ll also find our bakery menu full of delicious homemade goodies.

Pay us a visit or call us to place an order — either way you’ll find out why New Jersey Life Magazine nominated us one of the best bakeries in the state!


Squirrel & The BeeLocation: 515 Millburn Avenue, Short Hills NJ 07078
Phone: 973-376-4888
Our bake shop has a warm, casual atmosphere and is a great place to come with the family or to meet friends for breakfast or lunch. With plenty of tables both inside and out, you can take a moment for yourself or enjoy free Wi-Fi and space to get your work done. We serve delicious coffee from a small roaster, cold brew iced coffee, an assortment of teas, lattes, cappuccinos and more.

Grainless bake shop in Short Hills, NJ

“At La Pergola, we strive to every guest feel welcome and valued, and that’s exactly how we’ve been treated by the MSH Chamber. They made us feel like an integral part of the community and have contributed greatly to our restaurant’s success.”

Driola & Agron Kaloshi, La Pergola


(973) 379-1198

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