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Garden Restaurant

943 Magie Ave, Union, NJ 07083-7738
+1 908-558-0101
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“soups” (3 reviews)
“crab cakes” (2 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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943 Magie Ave, Union, NJ 07083-7738
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently celebrated our golden anniversary at The Garden with our extended family of 8 adults and 5 children. We sat at a custom prepared square table arrangement with candles and flowers. Food and service were excellent, including a variety of appetizers, main courses, and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ED_and_JAN709
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I remember this location many years ago when it was the Tally Ho, which was just ok. But now it's The Garden, a lovely little restaurant in a primarily residential area. My family and I have never had a bad meal here. The prices are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Willow1223
Reviewed 23 December 2017

small bar and grille type restaurant in a rather congested area. There is a parking lot since parking on the street is hard. The interior is old and dated and in need of a do over. There is a small bar which is crowded and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank frosty2178
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We went to celebrate my birthday in this restaurant. We had such a nice time here. Food was tasty. Attention was very nice and the atmosphere was really lay back and relaxing. Place looks diciving from otside, but don't get foolish. You will be glad...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank rosangelm2013
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We take advantage of this special menu every so often. For $16.96 there is a choice of soup and salad, entree, dessert and coffee. Monday thru Thursday and 3-5pm. I like the Salmon, never dried out or the Filet Mignon, available for a small up...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank tangi1
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My dad was laid to rest at Hollywood Cemetery. My daughter in law found this gem. First we didn't know how many would attend, due to the weather and the distance. Toms River to Union. Started at 10 attendees and ended up with over 25...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank richard b
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We live locally and have eaten here several times. I have always been happy with the service and the food. I generally get fish, which I won't don't order just anywhere, and it is always fresh and prepared well. We went last minute for Valentines...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 8 October 2016

1 start because of the appetizer. Living in the neighborhood for 20+ years is how long we have been patronizing this restaurant. Even had parties there and celebrated special occasions. We went last night, wanting to celebrate our anniversary and was extremely disappointed. I don't...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank mare1040
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The Garden is a place we go on special occasions because we have never been disappointed. The food is always good and the staff is attentive without being over bearing. We recently dined here and enjoyed ourselves again. The Caesar salad is great.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Ray P
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Close to the Kean campus, we had a retirement party here. It was a buffet lunch and the room was a bit crowded to move around. We ran out of salad and the boss resisted bringing more. Food was great, including the chocolate cookies for...More

Date of visit: May 2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 943 Magie Ave, Union, NJ 07083-7738
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union
  • Phone Number: +1 908-558-0101
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