St. Eve's

4.7
403 reviews
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$31 to $50
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American
Top tags:
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
About St. Eve's, Chef Christianson and our Menu
St. Eve's is one of New Jersey's best BYO restaurants with a dining experience that is both refined and relaxed with quality, care and service that will have you coming back again and again. Chef/Owner Steve Christianson, a Culinary Institute of America graduate, in Hyde Park, NY, is lauded for his kitchen artistry, his passion for perfection and his commitment to serving only the freshest organic, and when possible, locally sourced ingredients. The menu evolves with the season and so each dining experience can be a new culinary adventure! Chef Steve invites you to come in and experience the sum of his service-oriented team's efforts and be sure to say 'Hello'...He'll be in the kitchen!
What 403 People Are Saying
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92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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CS
New York Area
22 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4Food 5Service 2Ambience 5

I would like to start by saying I absolutely love St. Eve's. I have been there on numerous occasions and have never been disappointed. The food is always sensational - fresh and perfectly prepared. The issue this time was with the waitress - she had no personality, unfriendly and barely stopped at our table, which is so unlike any waiter or waitress I have ever had at St. Eve's. The other wait staff who came to our table were terrific though which sort of made up for the lead waitress. Maybe she was just having a bad day.....

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m
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 3Food 4Service 2Ambience 4

The food was great. We ordered mussels with a delicious broth and asked for some bread for dipping and we were told they were out of bread (not true as we saw bread being delivered to other tables!). The service was very unfriendly and curt. We will not go back because of it.

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KB
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 14 June 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

We have been to St Eve’s many times but the past few experiences have left us just blah. We always book at least a week in advance, and usually request a particular area of the restaurant. They’ve been unable to accommodate that request the past few times for reasons that aren’t explained, despite tables in that exact area sitting empty the entire time we were there. I always order the same dish, which has been inconsistent our last few visits (either dry, lukewarm, inconsistent portioning, etc). Hopefully it was just a few “off” nights for them.

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EJ
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on 14 June 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Food and service were very good. Some minor issues, such as tables are small and few beets in the "beet salad", but these did not deter from an overall very good experience.

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MC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 11 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Charming place, yummy food, lovely hostess and knowledgeable staff.

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JP
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on 7 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our waiter was great. Knew the menu well and gave us several recommendations based off of our preferences. Food was fresh and creative.

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K
New York Area
59 reviews
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

As always it was fantastic and we love Christine!!

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KT
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

St. Eves is a great place to eat for any reason. The ambiance, food and service is outstanding and has been each time I have dined there.

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BB
1 review
Dined on 24 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 3

We have been to St Eve’s many times and this was an unimpressive visit. The waitress seemed to be bored and uninspired. The meal was interesting but not served completely hot. If it was the first visit, I don’t know if I would be in a rush to go back. My expectations based upon previous experiences fell short

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OT
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 24 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food was exquisite! The portions were generous for such an upscale place! And looked beautiful on the plate. The staff was very attentive. (The only downside, if you want to call it that, is that I was not able to have a cocktail prior to my meal since it is a BYOB)

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N
New York Area
56 reviews
Dined on 22 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I try to get to St. Eve’s as often as possible for soft shells.
Never disappoints.

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d
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on 21 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent rack of lamb and opa fish specials were delicious.

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OT
New York Area
136 reviews
Dined on 19 May 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 2Ambience 3

Food was OK, but not outstanding, especially considering the prices. Our waiter was almost robotic in her interactions with us - always nicer with a waiter with some personality. Rooms once filled with diners was very loud.

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GP
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

It had been awhile since I ate here, but needed a spot for Mother's Day and immediately thought of St. Eve's. No matter how many times I've come here, it is always consistently top-notch, and this experience was no different. Friendly, competent staff, great food, and they were more than accommodating when we had some last minute changes to the number in our party, which I know is difficult to do on a holiday.

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OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This is our go-to restaurant and they never disappoint!

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OT
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 1Ambience 3

Mother’s day

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MD
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 11 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Food was outstanding. This was our second visit. Will definitely return.

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CP
New York Area
21 reviews
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

It was ok, not too crazy about some of the food and service was very slow, Prices are outrageous for the amount and quality of food

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OT
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Delicious swordfish special! The peach cobbler was wonderful too! Always a great dinner at St.Eve’s

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AW
1 review
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fabulous restaurant. Service exceptional. Food consistently excellent. Our favorite restaurant.

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EP
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 28 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our first time here, and wow! Great food! Far exceeded expectations with innovative food combination especially in the scallop and shrimp citrus casserole. Yum!

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IR
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Always a fantastic dining experience.
Amazing food and beautiful ambiance.
Wait staff superb.

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JH
New England
8 reviews
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a wonderful time. Service was great without being overly obsequious.

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OT
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Comforting food paired with a great selection of sides. The atmosphere was inviting and the waiter was fantastic!

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B
Washington DC
16 reviews
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

St. Eve’s is a truly special restaurant. The food is always amazing. The service is attentive but never intrusive. The staff are always happy you’re there. It’s a true gem.

The only problem I ever have here is deciding what to order, because there are so many fabulous options.

This is one of the best places you’ll ever find to enjoy a tasty, beautifully-prepared meal.

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M
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Food, ambience, service were all excellent. Noise Level of the room was at times excessive making it difficult to have a normal conversation.

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DN
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 21 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Easter-amazing appetizer, dinner and dessert as usual

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LB
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on 13 April 2019
Overall 3Food 5Service 3Ambience 3

Food was excellent. Restaurant was noisy, table was tight. Service was adequate. Would have appreciated better service, possibly if less crowded they may have been more attentive.

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K
1 review
Dined on 13 April 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

The chef is imaginative. Décor is lovely. Tables a little close together but wait staff are attentive. Really nice evening.

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CH
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on 12 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent food, creative menu, expensive but worth it.

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MJ
1 review
Dined on 12 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had an excellent waitress, great food, we ordered the specials and we had a great time @ St. Eve’s.

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PF
1 review
Dined on 7 April 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Quality food, interesting menu. Have eaten at St. Eve's several times over last couple of years. Always very good, one suggestion however, menu seems to be the same for quite a long time.

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BH
1 review
Dined on 7 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

My family and I had dinner here for my mother’s birthday. It was recommended by a colleague and I couldn’t be happier. The staff was extremely accommodating and even quickly typed out a special menu for my mother that said “happy birthday Karen” on it. On top of the great service, the food was impeccable. I’m definitely planning on returning to this restaurant, it was fabulous!

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WP
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 6 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

St. Eve’s is always excellent. Whether it’s a weekday or even Saturday night, one will always have a huge quality experience here.

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HA
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on 5 April 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

The food was excellent and the restaurant is charming. The sizes of our orders were reversed but we were charged fairly.

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BE
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 4 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Excellent restaurant in Hohokus. Had the salmon and it was wonderful. Tasting combination of sauces veggies and of course salmon.

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OT
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 30 March 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

We went with friends and had a great meal! Terrific service and really good food. We enjoyed it and will be back again soon!

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PJ
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Simply awesome!

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Food was delicious and wait staff was great. Felt a bit rushed and would have been perfect to not have the courses so close together. We had apps, entree and dessert and was out within an hour. It was an occasion where lingering a bit longer between courses would have been welcomed.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 22 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

One 0f the best dinners we've had out in along time. Wait staff pleasant and attentive. Food was excellent.

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