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Village Green Restaurant

36 Prospect St, John Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450-4402
+1 201-445-2914
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (14 reviews)
“pork belly” (3 reviews)
“branzino” (4 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
36 Prospect St, John Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450-4402
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

this is a great and timeless restaurant. a bit off the beaten path of the other ridgewood restaurants, this has an old fashioned, comfortable and high quality ambiance. you don't feel rushed, it is quiet, and the food is classical and very good . This...More

Thank tenisax
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We were a table of 8 and ordered the price fixe menu. Cold cantaloupe soup was very good. Baked brie came deep fried?! Pork belly in a pretzel roll was overdone. Cod was very good as well as the Bronzino. I asked if the duck...More

Thank lfbmonkey
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Made reservation for tonight for my husband Birthday had champagne & good bottle of wine made reservation for table in front window for two was told no problem you got it that was what they said when I called. When we arrived a couple were...More

1  Thank brz67
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I came here with my mother, girlfriend, and her mother for just a casual dinner. I have always heard this was a great restaurant and nice I can say it exceeded what I heard. It’s BYOB so bring a nice French wine (or two) with...More

Thank 162nehemiahn
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A vegan tasting five course meal?! Am I living in a fantasy world?! 🦄🌎 Butternut squash soup, Asian Pear "Slaw" with kale, mushroom "risotto" in a wine sauce, stuffed zucchini with eggplant and micro greens, and finally a berry sorbet with blueberries. Absolutely worth $65...More

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My fiancee and I were looking for a tasting menu without Manhattan prices, and Village Green Restaurant more than delivered. The vast selection and amazing quality of the food presented before us made me wish there was a "Try everything" option. Our server, Margo, was...More

Thank Jeush J
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Can't say enough about this quaint classy establishment. Let's begin with the service. Kareem was our guide through our dinning experience. He was informative, polite and knowledgeable of the menu, as matter of fact it seemed like he was preparing the meals. The dishes were...More

2  Thank Michael Z
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great night out celebrating friends' 50th birthday. We were 4 couples and six of us choose the 5 course menu. The food was delicious. The dishes were served in a very decorative way. All was very tasty. The staff was efficient and...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Three of us enjoyed a really good business lunch at the Village Green Restaurant. The building has housed a restaurant under different owners for many years -- my late wife and I became very close to one set of owners 25 years ago, and there...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoy delicious high quality meals and service every time we go here, one of the best restaurants in the Ridgewood area by far! The ambience is also very warm and inviting. We've even hosted server private parties here over the years, never disappoints!

Thank gassia84
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Svetlana A
30 January 2018|
Response from Michelle K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is BYOB! Good thing because it is an expensive restaurant, but well worth it. I have never seen any kids there and it is somewhat on the smaller side. One of my favorite restaurants in the area.
16 July 2016|
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Response from sheila g | Reviewed this property |
Since they are an upscale dining establishment, I would think they would accommodate their patrons
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Prospect St, John Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450-4402
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ridgewood
  • Phone Number: +1 201-445-2914
  • E-mail
New American Cuisines. Fine Dinning.
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