31 restaurants offering special prix-fixe menus.

New Brunswick City Center restaurants are as diverse as they are exceptional and now you have the perfect excuse to get out of the kitchen heat and eat out! Visit a new spot or an old favorite...your taste buds will be happy with the sensations and your heart will be pleased with the local support.

 
Name
Cuisine
Area
 
Blackthorn Restaurant & Irish Pub

Blackthorn Restaurant & Irish Pub

61 Church Street

Dinner

Irish, Irish Pub, Pubs

New Brunswick

Blackthorn Restaurant and Irish Pub offers a variety of traditional Irish-American cuisine in the heart of downtown New Brunswick, New Jersey. Featuring homemade craft cocktails, Irish whiskeys, and a wide range of beers we can provide you with exceptional drinks, food and entertainment. Our restaurant offers space for private parties and catering to local businesses and homes. During the warm weather come and sit on our outside patio and enjoy happy hour from 4-7. We also offer weekly food and drink specials, brunch, live entertainment, sporting events and monthly events!

Brunswick Pizza and Grill

Brunswick Pizza and Grill

112 Church Street

Dinner

Pizza, Burgers, Sandwiches

New Brunswick

Cambo Box

Cambo Box

342 George Street

Lunch Dinner

Cambodian, Sandwiches, Asian Fusion

New Brunswick

Cambodian inspired sandwiches and rice bowls.

Catherine Lombardi

Catherine Lombardi

3 Livingston Avenue

Dinner

Italian, Cocktail Bars

New Brunswick

With two large fireplaces, an elegant bar and bar room and 21 new windows along George Street and Livingston Avenue offering a dramatic bird's-eye-view of The New Brunswick Theater District, Catherine Lombardi is a crown jewel and local favorite of New Brunswick's thriving City Center.

Christopher's at The Heldrich

Christopher's at The Heldrich

10 Livingston Avenue

Dinner

American (New), Cocktail Bars

New Brunswick

Enjoy all-day dining at Christopher’s, The Heldrich’s casually sophisticated restaurant, serving freshly prepared specialties to delight the discriminating palate. The trendy cosmopolitan bar is a welcome haven for savvy cocktails and beverages, and spirited conversation. The cuisine and ambiance of The Heldrich are destined to be a favorite of locals and guests alike.

Clydz

Bars, American (New)

New Brunswick

Clydz opened in 1997 and remains one of the state's pre-eminent cocktail bars. Let one of the knowledgeable bartenders make your favorite drink, or come up with something daring and delicious (ask for the special drinks list, kept behind the bar). You can also order from the exotic game menu that Clydz is known for.

Dashen Ethiopian Cuisine

Dashen Ethiopian Cuisine

88 Albany Street

Lunch Dinner

Ethiopian

New Brunswick

Dashen (formally Desta) Ethiopian Cuisine specializes in delicious and reasonably priced Ethiopian food. Our cuisine entre`es are served in a relaxed and welcoming setting that you, your friends, and your family are sure to enjoy.

Delta's Restaurant

Delta's Restaurant

19 Dennis Street

Dinner

Southern, Cocktail Bars

New Brunswick

Delta's Restaurant celebrates the spirit of the South in the heart of New Brunswick’s cultural district. Featuring traditional, and not so traditional Southern cuisine, creative cocktails, and live music.

Destination Dogs

Destination Dogs

101 Paterson Street

Lunch Dinner

Hot Dogs, American (New), Bars

New Brunswick

Destination Dogs was founded and is owned by two partners: Jimmy Cronk, and Sean Hosty, who met while working at Clydz restaurant in New Brunswick, NJ. It was there that we formed our friendship, honed our skills, and eventually decided to focus on opening an establishment of our very own. We each bring to the table our own talents, and an undeniable drive to be the very best in the business we love so much. We are all lovers of food. We are all lovers of travel.

Due Mari

Italian

New Brunswick

Due Mari offers pan-Italian regional cuisine in the heart of New Brunswick, New Jersey. Translated to “two seas” in Italian, the restaurant keeps true to its name by offering the freshest seafood from around the world, in addition to Chef Michael White and the Altamarea Group’s authentic Italian cuisine. The menu also features a wide selection of Chef White’s signature handmade pastas and choice grilled meats.

Esquina Latina Restaurant & Lounge

Esquina Latina Restaurant & Lounge

25 Liberty Street

Dinner

Cuban, Latin American

New Brunswick

Serafin Sarduy brings fun to New Brunswick with the fusion of Cuban and Latin cuisine. Esquina Latina offers a chiq restaurant and lounge atmosphere known for their tapas and authentic Sangrias.

Fatto Americano

Fatto Americano

338 George Street

Lunch Dinner

American (Traditional)

New Brunswick

Fatto Americano, which translates to "American made" in Italian, is a Neo-Neapolitan-Style Pizzeria that serves white rice balls, charcuterie boards, cheese boards and, of course, pizzas. Neapolitan pizza, meatballs, sandwiches, salads, desserts, wine, beer, booze, and amaros.

Fritz's

American (Traditional)

New Brunswick

After several years of renovating a house from 1882, Fritz’s has established itself as a fast casual restaurant in the heart of the Easton Avenue neighborhood.

George Street Ale House

George Street Ale House

378 George Street

Lunch Dinner

American, Gastro Pub, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

New Brunswick

George Street Ale House is an authentic American gastropub that offers an impressive selection of craft beer, unique cocktails, and great food at an exceptional value.

Glo Ultra Lounge

Glo Ultra Lounge

367 George Street

Dinner

Garage, Street

New Brunswick

An intimate setting featuring Innovative cocktails, Street Inspired Tacos & Music.

Gloria Jean's Coffees

Gloria Jean's Coffees

120 Albany Street

Lunch Dinner

Coffee & Tea

New Brunswick

Welcome to Gloria Jean's Coffees, the largest mall based retailer of specialty coffees in North America. Our first store opened in 1979. Today, there are 50 throughout the US with plans to expand annually. Our growth and success depend on our ability to provide the best coffee in the world and the best customer service. We are respected as the leading specialty coffee retailer, specializing in flavored coffees!

Harvest Moon Brewery & Cafe

Harvest Moon Brewery & Cafe

392 George Street

Lunch Dinner

Beer Bar, American (Traditional)

New Brunswick

Local brewpub located right here in downtown New Brunswick for the last 21 years. Here at the Harvest Moon Brewery & Cafe we strive to produce high quality, hand-crafted beers to satisfy a wide range of palates. Our beers have numerous flavors, textures, and aromas that are well matched with our unique American cuisine. The food menu allows you to experience a variety of different choices and cuisines. Our executive chef, Michael (Tank) DeAngelis explores many of the hot food trends, while maintaining and redefining the old favorites that restaurant patrons have always loved. Chef Tank and our head brewer Kyle McDonald work together to pair beer and food to ensure a truly memorable tasting experience.

Houlihan's

American

New Brunswick

Houlihan’s in New Brunswick is located next to Sears and is your place to wine and dine in Central Jersey. Whether you’re looking for a great meal for lunch or dinner, or just a place to unwind with the best Central Jersey happy hour, the New Brunswick Houlihan’s restaurant provides a great dining experience. Drink up our happy hour specials, check out our current happenings or just find your favorite item on our menu.

Indochine Vietnamese Restaurant

Indochine Vietnamese Restaurant

371 George Street

Lunch Dinner

Vietnamese, Noodles

New Brunswick

Classic Vietnamese Restaurant that specializes in crafting mouth-watering meals and providing superb customer service.

Jersey Subs

Jersey Subs

380 George Street

Lunch Dinner

Delis, Sandwiches

New Brunswick

Our varied menu includes real "New Jersey" subs, deli sandwiches, wraps, and a large assortment of soups and salads. We stock the highest quality meats and cheeses from Boar's Head and Thumann's. We custom slice and dress every sandwich to order. Jersey Subs even offers a fantastic catering menu so that you can enjoy our subs, wraps, and salads during your parties and corporate meetings.

Kasai

Asian

New Brunswick

Asian Fusion Restaurant, Sushi and Lounge in the heart of downtown New Brunswick. Kasai brings NYC to New Brunswick. The ambiance will blow you away.

Panico's Restaurant + Bar

Panico's Restaurant + Bar

94 Church Street

Lunch Dinner

Pizza, Italian

New Brunswick

New Brunswick City Center restaurants are as diverse as they are exceptional and now you have the perfect excuse to get out of the kitchen heat and eat out!

Poke Nagomi

Poke Nagomi

342 George Street

Lunch Dinner

Poke, Japanese, Hawaiian

New Brunswick

Ramen Nagomi

Ramen Nagomi

49 Bayard Street

Lunch Dinner

Ramen

New Brunswick

Experience a sleek and modern dining experience. Ramen Nagomi specializes in Assari style of ramen, our broths are made in small batches cooked low and slow using quality ingredients. We source our ingredients from local vendors and farms when possible and our poultry and pork are cetified-humane, hormone and antibiotic free.

Roosterspin

Roosterspin

120 Albany Street

Lunch Dinner

Asian, Korean, Contemporary Asian

New Brunswick

Located in New Brunswick, N.J., Roosterspin is the second location of the original Roosterspin in Westfield, N.J. It features its signature Always Double Fried® Chicken, authentic Korean fare, karaoke rooms and live DJ performances. Roosterspin’s industrial-chic atmosphere is accented with 7,000 vintage jazz, rock and pop LPs. Located at 120 Albany Street, directly across from the New Jersey Transit train station, Roosterspin is a short stroll away from Rutgers University, Johnson & Johnson and Middlesex County Superior Court.

Salt Seafood & Oyster Bar

Salt Seafood & Oyster Bar

103 Church Street

Dinner

Seafood, Bars

New Brunswick

A modern oyster bar with a hip vibe serving up a large variety of fresh local oysters, as well as oysters from around the US. Many innovative dishes including a variety of local meats along with plenty of vegetarian options. We aim to create an inviting atmosphere for everyone with our warm decor and friendly staff. Our full bar will feature a variety of signature cocktails and revolving creative small plates.

Stage Left Steak

Stage Left Steak

5 Livingston Avenue

Dinner

American (Traditional), Steakhouses, Bars

New Brunswick

We opened our doors on Memorial Day Weekend 1992. Owners Mark Pascal and Francis Schott were two friends from Rutgers who had a shared passion for food and a love for the emerging City of New Brunswick. After graduating from Rutgers and working in other restaurants for a few years, they decided to strike out on their own.

Steakhouse 85

Steakhouse 85

85 Church Street

Lunch Dinner

Steakhouses

New Brunswick

Steakhouse 85 is a 21st century rendition of the classic American Steakhouse. The menu at Steakhouse 85 is comprised of fresh and inspiring modern day interpretations of classic American cuisine, served alongside the traditional steakhouse classics we all know and love. The back bone of our menu is without a doubt our beef. Our mouth watering dry aged steaks are rubbed with a simple, yet luscious, combination of sea salt, black pepper, and fresh herbs. They are seared on a 1200 degree cast iron grill and then broiled to your liking. Paired with a large classically designed bar, complete with savvy cocktails and a Wine Spectator award winning wine list, this steakhouse is sure to please.

Tavern on George

Tavern on George

361 George Street

Lunch Dinner

Bars, Music Venues, American (Traditional)

New Brunswick

Tavern On George is New Brunswick's all-new tavern. Get cozy with a drink, a burger and some music

The Frog and The Peach

The Frog and The Peach

29 Dennis Street

Lunch Dinner

American, Global, International

New Brunswick

The Frog and The Peach, located in downtown New Brunswick, NJ is one of the Garden State’s premier dining venues, recently named NJ’s best “All Around” restaurant for “its impressive New American cuisine” and rated fourth most popular restaurant in the state by Zagat Survey. Whether seated in one of the warm and inviting alcoves of this stylish, swank restaurant set on two levels, in the newly renovated outdoor Garden, or in the inviting bar area, diners will enjoy Chef/Proprietor Bruce Lefebvre’s modern American menu with a seductive international spin. Try signature selections like the Tuna Sashimi with cucumber salad and lemongrass broth, Black Truffle Gnocchi with almond basil pesto or Tea Cured Duck Breast with a jasmine rice cake, pea greens, shiitake mushrooms and smoked duck jus. The award winning wine list offers 400 selections carefully chosen by wine director Jim Mullen.

The Stress Factory Comedy Club

The Stress Factory Comedy Club

90 Church Street

American

New Brunswick

The Stress Factory Comedy Club has been entertaining New Jersey for over 20 AMAZING YEARS with the best stand-up comedians the industry has to offer! Comedians such as Dave Attell, Jim Breuer, Kevin Pollack, Richard Lewis, Drew Carey, Charlie Murphy, Brian Regan, Jim Norton, Bill Burr, Vinnie Brand, Gilbert Gottfried, Doug Stanhope, Aries Spears, Artie Lang, Chris Rock, Denis Leary, Rich Vos, Ralphie May, Gary Gulman, Andrew Dice Clay, Tom Cotter and many other comedians you can't find anywhere else have performed here.