21 Cortlandt Street
Edison, NJ 08837
Phone: (732) 548-7000
Fax: (732) 494-4970
21 Cortlandt Street, Edison, NJ, US, 08837
- Phone: (732) 548-7000
- Fax: (732) 494-4970
Dressed in regal finery this Indian restaurant treats one exactly like a king. If the Rajasthani print decor, with drapes and comfortable chairs do not give the feel of royalty, then the delightful food simmering with rich spices will surely set the mood. The vegetarians can feast on sumptuous Mutter Paneer, Chana Pindi and Malai Kofta whereas the non vegetarian menu has the popular Malai Chicken and Kali Machee. The bar offers wine and liquor with the food. one can pick-up and enjoy the meal at home. Akbar also hosts private functions in its three plush venues. Catering facilities are provided too.
Enjoy succulent meat roasted brown according to taste at Christie's Steakhouse inside the Crowne Plaza. The interior with wood panelling and leather chairs gives a feeling of utter luxury as one bites into the steaks. The Stella Artois marinated rib-eye is a good bet, as also is the Delmonico Steak. The restaurant provides room-service to hotel guests too, to enjoy the steaks in the comfort of their rooms. There is seafood and salads too that can be relished. Do keep some room for desserts.
Found nearby in Edison, this eatery specializes in tasty cookies and other treats; after having satisfied customers in California for over twenty years, this branch has now been opened in New Jersey to bring the delicious treats to the East Coast as well.
The unique decor of Fire & Ice lounge reminisces of Middle Eastern culture. This venue comprises of a lounge and a restaurant that serves delectable Mediterranean cuisine along with a wide array of liquors and spirits. Marked by traditional Middle Eastern motifs, hookah pipes and colorful lighting, this hip joint has become a popular hang out place for the locals. For hookah lovers, this place offers nearly 25 variety of hookah flavors. Attracting a young clientele, some evenings here are privy to belly dancing that makes for a unique experience for the guests.
Relish the outstanding Macadamia Nut Chicken at Kona Grill, an American restaurant and acclaimed sushi bar. The venue is immensely popular among the locals and therefore quite crowded. Thus, be sure to book the reservations in advance. The Miso Soup, a trademark of Japanese cuisine, bowls one over, as does the Pan-Seared Ahi. The American part of the menu contains steaks, Turkey Burger and Jerk Chicken. The cocktails in the bar are flavorful and provide an added kick to the night. Enjoy the happy hours with friends listening to music and sipping cool drinks. The service is good and staff is polite.
The Karaikudi Chettinad Restaurant on Oak Tree Road in Edison serves Southern Indian cuisine that is specific to a region in South India. Offering an elaborate Chettinad feast that is known for its spicy and curried meat and fish preparations, the menu here is a brilliant mix of various vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. The meen kuzhambu, comes highly recommended, also not to be missed here are the weekend buffets that are a real treat!
Pithari Taverna is a great addition to New Jersey's culinary melting pot. The unassuming establishment brings Mediterranean flare to the east coast with an authentic menu that has won critics over. Indulge in traditional Greek specialties Arni Fricase, Souvlaki and Baklava in a laid-back and homely ambiance coupled with amicable service. The national colors of blue and white punctuate the the decor and makes its way to cutlery and tablecloth.
Named after the famous beach in Bombay, where all the Indian junk food you can possibly stomach is available, Chowpatty sure lives up to its reputation of being a topnotch restaurant. Chowpatty is a pure vegetarian restaurant catering the largest menu amongst the Indian restaurants anywhere. They serve around 500 different varieties of vegetarian food in their catering menu. The restaurant has catered in different parts of the US for up to 10,000 guests. During the last decade, Chowpatty has catered for parties, religious ceremonies, weddings, birthdays and baby showers.
Presenting authentic Southeast Asian zest, the critically acclaimed Pad Thai is a refreshing addition to the New Jersey's diverse culinary scene. Classics Massamam and Keow Whan are popular favorites; exhaling infectious aromas of traditional spices and condiments, exemplary of Thai cuisine. The distinctive feature remains its commitment to stick to its roots, unlike its Americanized counterparts, as well as its large vegetarian clientele.
La Bonbonniere Bake Shoppe is nicknamed the cookie jar, and rightfully so. Out of the ovens at this family-run bakery come a host of scrumptious delicacies to appease your sweet tooth. Choose from an array of cookies, cakes, cannolis, pastries and pies in inventive flavors and numerous varieties. The cream puffs and chocolate eclairs are a must-try, made from fresh ingredients, homemade recipes and baked to perfection.
Eat in style from breakfast to dinner at the Glasswoods tavern inside the Hyatt Regency. This upscale restaurant makes delicious pancakes and omelettes to begin the day. Follow up on it with Crab Cakes, paninis and immaculately prepared Seafood Chowder and Lobster Pot Pie. The ambience is elegant yet comfortable, though one needs to be well dressed here. Book early for a seat. The bar serves wines and some light meals till late in the night. One can also host personal functions in the venue. There are TV screens in the private rooms for added entertainment.
Ristorante Venezia, as the name suggests, brings northeastern Italian flavors to the streets of Woodbridge. This family-owned establishment, with head chef Vesel's expertise, boasts delicious Italian classics like pasta, antipasti, insalate and signature meat preparations in wine sauces like Pollo Valdostano and Vitello Santa Elena. Choose a wine from the extensive cellar that forms the centerpiece of the room and is loaded with French, Californian, Chilean and native Italian varieties. The external facade of exposed bricks makes for a rustic and inviting exterior and is great for large groups and private parties.