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Roots Steakhouse

401 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2624
+1 908-273-0027
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“popovers” (22 reviews)
“steak” (81 reviews)
“butter cake” (7 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Steakhouse
401 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2624
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So my wife booked Roots Steakhouse in Summit for our older son's graduation. Our previous visits there were not that great. We dealt systematically with condescending staff and snooty waiters. Actually, I avoided the place altogether. I must say that we had a very enjoyable...More

Thank AlexisTWI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb dining, excellent steak, great wine, great sides. The steak is done EXACTLY to your specifications. The sides are delicious. This steakhouse is great for couples, it's great for small get togethers. Superb service too. Expensive but worth it. Their menus is priced like a...More

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large family gathering. The waiter was very attentive to our needs. Everything was prepared to our liking.

1  Thank Franklin B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit here & all were very pleased with the food. Steak, chicken & Maryland crab cakes were enjoyed by all!! Staff attentive, Desserts amazing to be shared & the surprise of cupcakes for the graduates to be shared were so delicious too!! Will be...More

Thank iffy2013
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I visited Roots last night to celebrate my new job. I was very impressed with the service and the professional staff. The food was top notch. I had the fillet steak with creamy brussel sprouts with bacon, followed by cheesecake. All delicious. I will be...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I dropped into Roots on a Sunday night for a casual dinner with two friends. There were plenty of tables available but we chose to eat at the corner of the bar. The bartenders were so friendly and helped us choose a decent wine that...More

1  Thank sfsarkansas
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

An outstanding steakhouse in Summit! Great bar with funny barkeeps! Outstanding service! Great beef! Try the dry aged bone in rib-eye! One of the best! Wine selection is very good with California, Italian and solid reds from everywhere!

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I went to this restaurant for a party, and ordered a T-bone medium-well. It looked like it was browned only on one side, flipped over, then immediately taken off the grill. It was rare on the inside and had the taste of the grill gas....More

1  Thank heartsNJ
Reviewed 13 March 2017

It's been a while since my husband and I dined here. But we have been here often enough also with our family, so this time around we came for a pretty sure thing. We were not disappointed. Roots is an upscale steak house with an...More

1  Thank Wenovo
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Date night with wife and was taken here couple month ago on business as their favorite restaurant since i live in town never had the opportunity to come . I had the steak and arugula salad was cooked to perfection as well as my wife...More

Thank nickc4147
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Rosanne D
Gift card 4 two people is 75.00 ok
1 December 2016|
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Response from Victoria L | Reviewed this property |
I would say $100 would be a better way to go.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2624
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Summit
  • Phone Number: +1 908-273-0027
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