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Chris Michael's Steakhouse

Chris Michael's Steakhouse Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.chrismichaelsnj.com
  • Email: chrismichaelsnj@aol.com
  • Phone: (732) 634-5355
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch Mon-Fri 11:30am-4pm
    Dinner Mon-Thurs 4pm-11pm
    Friday 4pm-12am
    Saturday 5pm-12am
    Sunday Brunch 11am-3pm & Dinner 3pm-8pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Sushi
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: Small rooms seating about 12 to 15 or semi private area as part of the restaurant
  • Private Party Contact: Claudio Paula (732) 634-5355
  • Entertainment: DJ's in the lounge on Thursdays till 2AM, Fridays and Saturdays nights till 3AM.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Route 9 north and Green Street
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Valet Parking on private lot available
A word from Chris Michael's Steakhouse
Chris Michael's is a restaurant & lounge featuring steak and sushi, East meets West. A traditional American Steakhouse using wet aged, corn-fed USDA Prime beef served on a 450 degree plate. Our wine list has a great portfolio between old and new world with a great representation and selection for every wine enthusiast. After dinner you are welcome to walk over to our sophisticated modern lounge, enjoy one of our many signature cocktails while listening to our DJ mix the hottest music. Private rooms in the lounge are also available upon request.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "The food, wine and service is always top-notch. You cannot find many more consistently fine restaurants than Chris Michael's, and for some reason, you are usually able to get a reservation on Saturday night whenever you call. This is a true gem,"
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "We celebrated our son's 30th birthday with a dinner for him and his wife at Chris Michael's. The food was delicious with each steak being cooked to order and the sides plentiful enough for the table to share. We also were lucky enough to have Jose as our waiter who service was impeccable - friendly, timely and efficient. We were not rushed and my son and his wife had a great time which was a treat in and of itself since they are usually tied down at home raising our 3 year old grandson. Can't wait to go back!"
    Dined on 3/18/2014
  • "My husband and I have been frequenting this restaurant for a while now.. While I am used to the noise level, the busting atmosphere, I will never get used to being seated at a table that is isolated and so secluded that the waiter continually forgot about us... We had to ask several times for the bread.. had to wait longer than usual for our order to be taken and after we were served, we were basically forgotten, unless we flagged over our waiter.. Suffice it to say that my husband wants me to find a new "favorite" restaurant.. No bueno!!"
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "This was an excellent choice for Sunday evening dining. This restaurant which ordinarily is very noisy was quiet and we could leisurely enjoy our dinner. The food was good, I am not always in favor of everything be a la carte. I would have preferred to have some side with our entree, if for no other reason that it looks solitary on the plate. We enjoyed our dining experience."
    Dined on 2/23/2014
  • "Everything was great, except when i made the reservation, i requested to be away from exterior doors, and away from foot traffic. we were seated next to the kitchen door, with a direct path to the front door. we felt the cold breeze every time the front door was opened"
    Dined on 2/16/2014
  • "We've been here many times, love that it's in the neighborhood. Sushi was good, not great. A little warm and shrimp tempura was overfried. Salad fresh. Rolls fresh. Steaks were excellent. Delicious rib eye, and bone-in filet mignon. Service excellent. We dined early around 6, CM gets a later crowd which was terrific (nice & quiet...). Recommend and will revisit!"
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Good food, but expensive. Service was not as good as previous trips to the restaurant. Didn't write down our orders and the waitress made a few errors (brought the wrong sushi roll and side dish!) We also informed them that it was our anniversary and were hoping they'd acknowledge it but didn't. Would still go back for the food - my husband loves their steak!"
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "Do not pick this restaurant for a Valentine's Day. Pre Fix was really bad 55$per person. Menu item read scallops but in actuality there was 1 scallop on a large plate. Our dinner was at 730 we got sat on time but we had to wait for 30-40 between each course. Very poorly organized."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Horrific waiting time for a restaurant that takes reservations. If your not "in" with an employee here be prepared to wait for at least an hr before being seated. They will lie to you and tell u the wait time is only 10 minutes! Second time they did this to me, will never return. The food wasn't bad but the service was terrible as well. Very slow waiters that never check on you. Took them 30 minutes to bring our drinks!"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Been here twice before on Valentines Day and have been satisfied with everything, but after this years experience, we will never go back. To start, they changed and went to a fixed menu this year. There were about 4 choices for appetizers and main course and 2 dessert choices for a set fee of $55 per person. Both my wife and I were upset with that. Maybe it was to limit the choices the kitchen had to cook and speed thing up, but no, we sat down at 7:30pm and didn't leave until 11pm. 25 minutes to take our drink order. 20 min after to take food order at 8:15. "Seared Scallop(s)" came with ONE scallop on a plate at 9pm! Dinner came out at 10:15!!! 2 tables next to us were going through the same experience. Over booked or under staffed!"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Had a great New Year's Eve dinner. Food was excellent! Service was very good!"
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "Even though I had a 10pm reservation, I still waited about an hour which was fine because it was NYE and they had a terrific bar in the waiting area, not to mention great music coming from the lounge area. The food was great, the service was fast, the sushi was fresh, and they even gave out a free champagne toast at midnight! I would definately come back."
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "overall food was good but i felt they were rushing us because it was new years eve, received main course before we were finished with our appetizers. restaurant wasn't even crowded. would go back but maybe not on a holiday."
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "I attended the lunch with my co-workers, we each decided to have the Crab Cakes, must say they were not very good, and pretty much ruined my lunch. I would recommend you finding another receipe or taking this off the menu."
    Dined on 12/20/2013
  • "The only thing that I didn't like is we had a 9:15 reservation and got seated at 10..."
    Dined on 12/20/2013
  • "We had our holiday lunch at Chris Michael's recently and the food was once again outstanding! This is our 2nd year dining with Chris Michaels for our holiday lunch and the food and services are great!"
    Dined on 12/13/2013
  • "This was our 2nd time dinning at the restaurant; the service was excellent and the food was very good. The atmosphere was inviting with just enough surronding noise. The only complaint I have is I mentioned it was hubby's bday, but that was NOT acknowledged."
    Dined on 11/30/2013
  • "Fourth time there. Love the Porterhouse for two. Definitely recommend to all! And yes we will be going back :)"
    Dined on 11/8/2013
  • "The food is consistently good, but I always feel like I am sitting in a meat locker...please turn down the air!"
    Dined on 11/6/2013
  • "Food very good, Service was horrible. Had to wait almost 2 hours to be served dinner after placing order"
    Dined on 11/2/2013
  • "Steak was outstanding. Specialty drinks needed help. Good wine list and appetizers."
    Dined on 10/25/2013
  • "Celebrated a friend's birthday with Chris Michael's Sunday brunch. The food & service were exceptional. Steak & eggs were great! The ambiance was modern, yet cozy. I have been here one other time & received the same great service. Had sliders that time and they were excellent. The food is always fresh & tasty. The staff is always friendly. I highly recommend this restaurant."
    Dined on 10/13/2013