The Park Steakhouse
The Park Steakhouse

The Park Steakhouse

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://theparksteakhouse.com/
  • Phone: (201) 930-1300
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Friday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm; Dinner: Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse
  • Executive Chef: John A. Halligan
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Catering: Please contact the restaurant for more details.
  • Private Party Facilities: The Park Steakhouse also has two beautiful rooms for corporate/private parties from 10-80 people.
  • Private Party Contact: Robert Cole 2019301300

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Park Ave
  • Public Transit: Right near Park Ridge NJTransit Spot and Montvale Train Station
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Complimentary Valet Service
A word from The Park Steakhouse
The Park Steakhouse has been receiving numerous accolades and awards since owners Chef John Halligan and Randy Carson opened its doors. The New York Times was quoted as "Unassuming Steakhouse is the Real Deal" and New Jersey Monthly Magazine awarded The Park Steakhouse, The number one steakhouse in Northern New Jersey by its readers in a yearly poll. The Park Steakhouse is a Modern American Steakhouse located in Park Ridge, New Jersey. Serving 21 day dry aged Certified Black Angus Sirloins and Porterhouses as well as a sumptuous selection of fresh seafood. The impeccable service and outstanding food are sure to impress friends as well as business associates.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerSteak
The Park Steakhouse reviews from OpenTable diners
58 reviews since July 29, 2014
Overall Rating4.3
  • Food4.5
    Service4.2
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelModerate
92% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (37)neighborhood gem (31)fit for foodies (30)good for groups (18)romantic (16)notable wine list (14)late-night find (6)great for lunch (6)vibrant bar scene (6)hot spot (5)great for brunch (1)great for outdoor dining (1)Show More
  • FIRST TIME VISIT
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 11/22/2014
    Went their blindly wasn't familiar with restaurant or the area but it was a good half way meeting point or friends that we were meeting. The restaurant was small but very good food and service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A Nice Place!
    SM7461VIP
    Dined on 11/22/2014
    The food, service and atmosphere were all wonderful! The filets were cooked to perfection and the branzino was delicious. I will be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great meal!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 11/21/2014
    Our meal from appetizers to dessert was excellent. The service was perfect. Try the bourbon smash - it's really tasty. One tiny gripe. It was cold. The heat wasn't working properly. We were told when we came in - and we received apologies. It was really no problem because the food, the service and the conversation were great. But when it came time for dessert, I think our coffees should have been on the house given that we had our costs on! That won't stop us from returning though. We loved the food!
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Blademan
    Dined on 11/14/2014
    Celebrated my wife's birthday at Park Steakhouse. As always, we enjoyed perfectly cooked steaks and very good sides. The crab cake appetizer and the evening's special salad were both home runs. Can honestly say we've never been disappointed here as we usually make it once or twice a year.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Never disappoints
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 11/7/2014
    The Park Steakhouse continues to excel each and every time I have visited over the years. Food is always excellent as is service. It is expensive so be prepared, but the portions are a good size and worth every penny.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fabulous steak
    FabulousFood
    Dined on 11/3/2014
    The food is a bit pricy but worth every penny once you sink your teeth into the fabulous steak. Tender, juicy, flavorful. Really superb. The shoestring potatoes are delicious. Would be nice if the meal came with a basic vegetable, but the family style served asparagus was excellent.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Friendly Place with Good Food
    Ronnie
    Dined on 10/31/2014
    We found the Park Steakhouse to have a warm ambiance and excellent food. Although they are called a steakhouse, they have a large selection of fish and shellfish as well as the variety of steaks. I felt very comfortable there and did not experience it as being as formal as many restaurants with comparable menus.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Recent Meal
    RSK1
    Dined on 10/30/2014
    Been wanting to try the Park Steakhouse for awhile and finally got the chance recently for a friend's birthday. The meal was outstanding, from the bread that was delivered soon after we sat down all the way though to desert. Was torn for a starter as a number of selections peeked my interest; I went with the roasted beet salad and was not disappointed. My main course was the lamb osso buco special that was fall of the bone tender it was served over risotto (slight undone for my taste, but it did not detract from the overall dish) My friend had surf and turf, both cooked to perfection. They a had good selection of reasonably priced wines by the glass too. Will definitely be back to try some more of the menu.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding! As usual.
    Dlawman
    Dined on 10/30/2014
    The Park Stedkhouse is all that and more when it comes to first class food and first class service! On par with the Peter Lugar and S&W steakhouses. All things considered, pricing is reasonable as we'll!
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fine Evening
    Robert
    Dined on 10/22/2014
    High end restaurant that delivers on the promise. Great for a special occasion or romantic evening.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The Hidden Gem in Park Ridge, NJ
    Daisy
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    The restaurant has excellent food and excellent service. I recommend it highly.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    This place is great. The food is fantastic and matched by the service. We did all seafood but looking forward to returning for a great steak! Bravo
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • good steak
    mv27652
    Dined on 10/2/2014
    Big portions, great service, quiet, the steak was tender and prepared very well.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Enjoyable place, great food.
    ElainaVIP
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We have been back to Park SH. It is a really nice restaurant and always enjoyable. We don't mind paying for high quality. This is our third time back to Park this year. The food is always very good. And love the option of organic chicken on the menu. Funny we go to a top rated steak house and don't order steak, but the menu is great with options. The Salmon is a great dish. Lobster bisque in also a favorite. Up stairs can be crowded and noisy, but the service was always great. This time we were seated downstairs. While it was much quieter, the service wasn't great. We waited very long for dinner, desert and then the check. It seemed like our waiter was always upstairs. The food was very good, as usual.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • A Classic
    Cookingagain
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    The Park has always been a go to for a special occasion or to cure a craving for quality meats and seafood. It did not dissapoint. Excellent East Coast Oysters with homemade vinegar mignonette, deliciuos Lamb and the beat goes on....
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • always the best
    prm8VIP
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Whenever my wife and I are celebrating something, or just in the mood to go to a great place, the Park is the place. We have never had a bad experience at this place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Small but not intimate dining room. Tables close together. Service was only fair
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great anniversary treat!
    Foodiecouple
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    My husband and I went to the Park Steakhouse for our wedding anniversary and couldn't be more pleased. The food was delicious, atmosphere nice and pleasant and the staff's service was flawless. We will be returning soon.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • excellent as usual
    migpooVIP
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    everything was very good, it was a pleasure to see Scott & Diane again! we brought our 2 friends with us and they enjoyed the meal very much.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great spot for the area!
    NYCfoodie
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    We came in from the city for a client lunch, and this was a really nice choice - great service, great menu, great wine. The room is nice but really nothing special (typical steakhouse), however the bar was pretty impressive! I ordered the Chopped Steakhouse Salad with steak which was good, however pretty ordinary, but everyone else's food was delicious. I recommend the Octopus Salad - it was an awesome app to start with! I will say though, this is known more as a dinner spot - it was pretty quiet for lunch.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Disappointing and over priced
    2beeorknot
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Went to celebrate my birthday, had a great meal here a year ago, sadly, much has changed. The service was Ok, very loud group dining next to us. The food was fair at best, standard. not worth the money. We left extremely disappointed, will not return.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Pricey But Excellent Food
    2cre8
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    The Park Steakhouse is an excellent choice for the steak and seafood lover! The appetizers were equally delicious! We sat upstairs and had a corner seat which was perfect for the 6 of us. The noise level was moderate which was refreshing and the ambience reflected a high-end restaurant. The drinks are pretty pricey, however I would recommend this place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Not worth the price
    Arizona35
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    Food, service , ambience was all mediocre. It is no where near a steak house quality one would expect with their menu prices
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Three out of four dinners=thumbs up
    Knifeandforkonthego
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    Appetizers and drinks were excellent. However one main course did not meet the diner's expectation. The staff replaced the main course with another and the diner was all smiles again. The service was cordial and the evening ended on a happy note.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best meal ever
    marlena
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    While the Caesar salad was just ok, I got the hangar steak with chimmichuri sauce. Easily the best steak I've ever had.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great food, but service a bit off
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006VIP
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    We go to Park Steakhouse from time to time and have always been very happy. The menu variety and food quality were again awesome, but it seemed that by 9:30 the wait staff pretty much gave up for the night on a Friday night.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Steak at it's best
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    This restaurant is a find. From appetizer to dessert,try their soufflé ,the only other restaurant that can. Cook a welldone steak is in Burmud
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 31 ratings-only reviews submitted since July 29, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.4
    • Food4.6
    • Ambiance4.4
    • Service4.2
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 242 reviews are from the The Park Steakhouse reviews archive.
  • CONSISTENTLY GREAT
    HappyDiner
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    THE FOOD, THE SERVICE, AND THE AMBIENCE ARE CONSISTENTLY GREAT!! A FANTASTIC RESTAURANT CLOSE TO HOME!! NEVER, EVER A LETDOWN!!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Steakhouse?
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/3/2014
    If you want a good steak, Park Steakhouse is not the place. I had the 24 oz Porterhouse for $53.00. Way overpriced for a 1/2" to 3/4" thick tasteless piece of meat. The staff did offer a full refund and was very accommodating. I refused and finished the steak. The rest of the food was mediocor at best.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Best game in town
    mss22VIP
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    Always top notch consistent service & food. Friendly and comfortable from management to wait staff. One of our favorites.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, late-night find, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • excellent always
    prm8VIP
    Dined on 6/14/2014
    Greatest waiters are food in this place. And the food is always excellent. I love this place...always consistent and flavorful
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Restaurant
    debdon
    Dined on 6/14/2014
    Really enjoyed our first visit to The Park Steakhouse....we will definitely be back!
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Rmay
    Rq1234
    Dined on 6/11/2014
    Usually very good, this time food was subpar and service was unacceptable
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Exceptional!
    LisaVIP
    Dined on 5/30/2014
    This was our first visit & our expectations were exceeded. The atmosphere was lovely. The service was friendly and professional. The food was superb. For app's we had a very nice chopped salad & the pork belly, for dinner we had sea bass & short ribs, and for dessert we had chocolate souffle. All of the food was expertly prepared, beautifully seasoned, and absolutely delicious. We heard several nearby patrons raving about their food, as well. We will definitely return!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • always a pleasure
    migpooVIP
    Dined on 5/29/2014
    the clam and mussel appetizer was delicious, the pieces of bread in with the dish were seasoned very nicely. the tower as always was delicious. the cocktail and wine were excellent and the dessert, was great, the little Italian donuts. both Scott and Diane were charming as usual.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Disappointing
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 5/27/2014
    Although the restaurant was nearly empty on a week night, service was not what would have been expected. Sirloin steak was slightly above average and the fish special had a fishy taste. Expected more for the price.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great steak
    mitchVIP
    Dined on 5/23/2014
    If you have a jones for a well prepared, good cut of meat, you won't be disappointed at Park Steakhouse. The NY Strip was cooked and served to perfection and although they didn't let me substitute mashed for the shoestring that came with the steak, the mashed were fresh and delicious. Definitely a do over!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Foodie2
    Dined on 5/14/2014
    The food was absolutely delicious. Everything was cooked and brought out to perfection. Desserts were delicious as well
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Still a classic
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 5/14/2014
    I used to frequent this place for business some years ago. Went there for an anniversary dinner and this place is still top notch. We had a wonder dinner and were treated especially nice.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • We keep going back
    AnnieVIP
    Dined on 5/3/2014
    Restaurant was awesome as usual. We keep returning and they have the best porterhouse steak for two in NJ.
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Romantic, special occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate