About Jewel by Tom Schaudel

Jewel by Tom Schaudel is a farm to table restaurant offering the bounty of Long Island's fishermen, farmers, and growers. Our contemporary American menu allows you the choice of casual or special occasion dining. There are three private rooms that seat from 16 to 30 guests and a chef's table with seating up to ten. Our award winning international wine list has over two hundred selections as well as twenty by the glass and boasts the most comprehensive list of local wines on Long Island. The Dallago designed interior welcomes you with a casual sophistication and a warm inviting glow. Reservations are suggested. Come on by and experience Jewel by Tom Schaudel, a restaurant for Long Island by Long Island.

400 Broadhollow Road
Melville, NY 11747
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Contemporary American

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Cross Street:
Route 110 / Rubies Corporate Plaza

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(631) 755-5777

Website:
http://www.jewelrestaurantli.com/

Entertainment:
Thank you for your interest in Jewel Restaurant. We are currently offering Live Music on Wednesday and Thursdays at 6pm.

*schedule always subject to change*

Catering:
Full on and off premise catering for all occasions. Please view our website for some of our basic catering options/menu. www.jewelrestaurantli.com

Parking Details:
We also have Valet Parking on Thursday through Saturday nights

Executive Chef:
Thomas Schaudel

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Sun - Thu 5:00PM - 5:45PM

Jewel by Tom Schaudel Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.3

service

4.3

ambience

4.5

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

88% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (41)
Good for a Date (36)
Business Meals (32)
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Good for Anniversaries (32)
Creative Cuisine (30)
Good for Birthdays (30)
Fit for Foodies (27)
Neighborhood Gem (27)
Notable Wine List (27)
Vibrant Bar Scene (27)
Good for Groups (25)
Bar Seating (24)
Happy Hour (23)
Worth the Drive (19)
Romantic (19)
Fun (17)
Local Ingredients (17)
Hot Spot (16)
Handcrafted Cocktails (14)
Casual (13)
Quiet Conversation (13)
Great for Lunch (12)
Authentic (10)
Great for Outdoor Dining (9)
People Watching (9)
Cozy (8)
Sunday Lunch (8)
Pre/post Theatre (7)
Seasonal (7)
Comfort Food (6)
Late-night Find (6)
Live Music (6)
Great for Brunch (5)
Healthy (4)
Scenic View (4)
Great Beer (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Kid-friendly (2)
Live Sports (2)
Tapas (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Disabled Access (2)
Vegan (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Organic (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Spicy (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 2 days ago

It was wonderful
Service was perfect
Food excellent
It’s absolutely beautiful and we couldn’t have
been treated more special
Love our Manager Nelson you’re the best 💞
Also our favorite bartender Tom
They always treat us so special
Also special thanks to Eduardo
This is definitely out favorite restaurant on Long
Island

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 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

Great waitress, foo

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 5 days ago

Good and not so good. The restaurant is beautiful. The food was delicious. The service on the other hand was lacking. There were three tables eating (including us) and while we were outnumbered by the waitstaff, service was not up to expectation. Asked for butter for the bread - twice. Our waitress did not engage with us and did not smile at all. Had to stop her walking by us after dinner plates had been cleared to say we were ready to order dessert. Did not feel the Love. Busboys were absolutely wonderful though. Will return at some point. Disappointed that service was such a turnoff.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 16, 2017

The service is wonderful here...great appetizers, order a few and share...good selection of entrees to fit a lot of tastes...even desserts are varied and really good...chocolate bag is the best for 4 on a girl's night out to share! This is a favorite place on Long Island for good food, good ambiance and good friends!

Tags: Authentic, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem, Vibrant Bar Scene, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Great food. Made a reservation which was handled by the manager when we arrived, showed us a table in the bar area which was perfect. I was able to converse with my wife without having to shout like in most restaurants on a Saturday night.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Casual, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

Food was good,
Ambience was nice
Dessert was fantastic! It’s so nice to see a varied and decadent list of options

Tags: Afternoon Tea, Pre/post Theatre, Notable Wine List, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Disabled Access, Business Meals
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Always awesome here.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 8, 2017

I was dining alone that evening, but the Host and the waiter made me feel very welcome and comfortable! My waiter picked out a beautiful Malbec for me and I trusted him with choosing my entree. The Bronzino was delicate, flavorful, and presented beautifully. What a great find!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Had a date

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We decided to try Jewel since it was a Tom Schaudel restaurant. We were greeted warmly at the reception area and shown to nice table in the back. Restaurant week had nothing to do with it, but we decided to go with the prix fixe menu. We ordered glasses of wine and waited and waited. The waiter finally came with our wine after stopping at another table to pour theirs. I would have expected more individual service. We both ordered the same salad. When they arrived they looked like different salads. I would have expected more in presentation then we got. It looked like there was a large salad bowl in the back and the server just grabbed some tongs and lumped the salad on the plate. The entrees arrived and were tasty but very over salted. Then when dessert arrived (we were served the others selection), which we ordered with the regular meal which I thought was quite odd, they so sweet we couldn't eat. I am not sure if I will even give the restaurant another try. We found the staff to be very green and the food to be imaginative but poorly executed.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

If you are a foodie you need to experience Jewel....enough said.

Tags: Casual, Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients, Notable Wine List, Bar Seating, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Had a great dinner during Restaurant Week. Atmosphere is great. Luckily, we were sat in the side room , which was quiet. Food is great and so is food presentation.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We have been here at least a dozen times over the years and restaurant eeek did not disappoint. Wonderful selection and we chose the quite sushi backarea fir a friend’s get together . Service was wonderful and so were the cocktails and meal offerings . We will definitely return again.

Tags: Authentic, Fun, Special Occasion, Bar Seating, Good for Groups, Handcrafted Cocktails, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Husband and I had a date night during restaurant week. Food and wine was delicious and service outstanding. Loved the atmosphere. We had a wonderful time. Will definitely go again

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Cozy
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

From drinks at the bar thru dinner and dessert - lovely eve at Jewel !
We brought our friends who were impressed
and loved the decor food and drinks!
(PS- the men’s BR is a hoot) !!

Tags: Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

It was restaurant week, so we were limited to the prix fix menu, which was a bit disappointing since some of us had looked at the online menu and wanted items from that. We were all able to find something we liked on the prix fix though, and the price was reasonable. When we received our dishes, we saw that the portions were very small, almost like tapas or lunch portions - I don't know if the portions are always small or if it was just because of prix fix, but most of us were still hungry after 3 courses. And the drinks were very pricey (each couple spent $130 with drinks and tip, the meal itself was $28.95 per person). There are much better choices in Huntington, not sure I would go back.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Went for restaurant week. Excellent value and delicious meal. Had a good selection for restaurant week.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Great for Lunch, Creative Cuisine
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 4, 2017

The appetizers were good but the entrees came out cold. Overall I would give this restaurant 3.5 stars.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

From the minute you walk in the door till the minute you leave, every aspect of a fine dining experience is covered. Great food, service, and ambiance! Have had both of my sons graduation dinners here, have dined here often and its always top notch! One of my favorites!

Tags: Fun, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Authentic, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Bar Seating
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

As usual the food for the five of us was great. The bar scene on Friday night was frantic so we asked if they could put us as far from the bar as possible which they where kind enough to do. But they went even further by putting us in an enclosed room, the silence was deafening. Since this was a double anniversary dinner the conversation was easy to hear. A great move on their part.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Hot Spot, Happy Hour, Vibrant Bar Scene, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Great choice for restaurant week. I will definitely go back.

Tags: Good for Groups, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 2, 2017

Great experience! Food was great and so was the staff!

Tags: Special Occasion, Live Music, Scenic View, Happy Hour
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·Dined on November 1, 2017

Excellent as always. We just love the ambiance, the food, the drinks and the sparkling lights outside. They set the mood before you even step inside!

Tags: Hot Spot, Neighborhood Gem, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Romantic, Vibrant Bar Scene, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 1, 2017

I go to Jewel because i was expecting a star (lunch) performance. I was a party of 2. My expectation was NOT met.

After being seated my writer disappeared after asking if we wanted bottled or tapwater. (We wanted bottled sparkling). Which is normally an indication that I was looking for a better experience.

Then he came back more than five minutes later with the bottled water. Why so long?

Then he disappeared for another 15 minutes without taking our lunch order. Our order was taken by the maître d’.

Someone from the kitchen came out and didn’t know who ordered the soup. Shouldn’t that be pre-decided by the time my food comes out rather than asking i”who gets this”.

Then they cleared the plates and never asked about coffee or dessert. Then the maître d’ had to come over and say that the check would be coming soon.

You can get good food at a lot of places now. And ambiance is over rated when the service is below par.

All in all I will probably not be going back to Jewel for some time.

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·Dined on October 31, 2017

Unfortunately, the mussels were not fresh, but I should have known better than to order them in late October. The octopus was very good. The beet salad was average. The salmon was tasty, but the squash accompanying it was uninspired. The branzino was average. The desserts were very good.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 30, 2017

Great meal & even better service. Can’t wait to get back

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Should have started with dessert! I got the chocolate bag which was so delicious and my fiancée got the pistachio ice cream sandwich- both were AMAZING. I only challenge the portions of entree/appetizer VS price... I got filet and he got lobster both were great but definitely felt the restaurant “mark up” on my wallet

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

We adore the staff, service excellent, mixologist creates wonderful cocktails. Love the food is farm to table with wines to pair with. Going to Jewel is always a treat!

Tags: Happy Hour, Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies, Vibrant Bar Scene, Comfort Food, Good Vegetarian Options, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Handcrafted Cocktails, Hot Spot, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

We had a great meal. We came with friends on a Saturday night. Right before we got there a party of 14 was a no show. The manager was nice enough to offer us the room. We got to eat a great meal with friends and the service was excellent!

Tags: Hot Spot, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Fun, Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

This is our got to place for family birthdays. It is always spot on for ambience and service but can be hit or miss on the food. This recent visit I was a little disappointed with my skirt steak which is usually one of favs at Jewel. This time the portion was much smaller than in previous visits and it came lukewarm as if it had been sitting somewhere pre-cooked but delicious nevertheless. The presentation was fine but the plate wasn't warm. The staff ( eg. waiter, hostess and Manager) were excellent and very attentive. We have been coming to Jewel for sometime and it remains one of my family's favs on LI.

Tags: Romantic, Fun, Great Beer, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Late-night Find, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Good for Anniversaries, Good Vegetarian Options, Kid-friendly
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 22, 2017

We met good friends for Saturday night dinner. Bar was lovely, Bartender very friendly and great at mixing special drinks. Dinner was a bit disappointing. Service was extremely slow. For the price, definitely not worth the value. Bread basket was cold and boring, dinner entrees tasty but very small. Desserts overpriced and again very small. I would not go back.

Tags: Business Meals, Vibrant Bar Scene, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

I’ve been to this restaurant twice... came a few minutes early to reservations, and the restaurant was busy but many empty table, both times had a reservation, and both times told to wait at the bar till our exact reservation time... after our reservation time came ack to the hostess and she told us we had to wait at the bar, she wasn’t ready.... this honestly was awful for service. Everything else was great. Our waiter was very nice and prompt.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Exquisite. I will be adding Jewel to my favorites list!

Tags: Hot Spot, Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

I love Jewel & chose it as the place to celebrate our anniversary. The (young) hostesses greeted us rather rudely when we arrived 10 minutes early. *We run on time so you will have to wait at the bar* when clearly there were several empty tables. After 10 minutes, the maitre D’ got involved and could not have more cordial & apologetic, seating us promptly & recognizing that we were celebrating our anniversary. Even the waiter mentioned it, so clearly there was communication between the Maitre D’ and the server. As usual, the food was outstanding and table service friendly & attentive. I did find it peculiar that there was no mention of a complimentary beverage or dessert......even the (young) hostess acknowledged our anniversary as we left. Kind of left my husband & me with a weird feeling. Chef was in the house, overseeing each plate before it was delivered. I’m sure that he had no idea what transpired. Might make me think about going elsewhere next time.

Tags: Bar Seating, Good for a Date, People Watching, Romantic, Good for Groups, Happy Hour, Local Ingredients, Hot Spot, Seasonal, Neighborhood Gem, Vibrant Bar Scene, Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Organic, Fit for Foodies
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 (Detroit)·Dined on October 18, 2017

Great server, unique dessert options - were great, ribeye steak was good (charred)

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 15, 2017

I am a frequent diner at Jewel. At least 4 times a month. Mostly lunch ,sometimes dinner. The service is always outstanding as well as the ambiance. The menu can be updated more frequently. However, my favorite selections are always on the menu.


I recommend Jewel to my personal and business friends.

I also attend Networking Luncheons in the Sushi room...Excellent food ,service and ambiance.

Pat Alesia

Tags: Great for Lunch, Happy Hour, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on October 15, 2017

Items on restaurant week had additional charges than the menu on line
Small portion on monk fish

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Server, Sherry, was patient, professional and efficient. She made my special occasion , dining experience, a momentous event.

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·Dined on October 15, 2017

We went there for my wife's birthday and the service and treatment was outstanding. They greeted very happily and extremely welcoming. All the staff members who served us including the metro-D wished my wife a happy birthday, including remembering our names (small things, huge difference.) We were there during restaurant week so the food was reasonably priced and well executed. We'll definitely go there as groups or as a romantic weekend dinner.

Nissim

Tags: Casual, Business Meals, Handcrafted Cocktails, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Happy Hour, Tapas, Special Occasion, Cozy, Fun, Creative Cuisine, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Food is always perfect! Every dish is outstanding. Great ambiance. Tell Cliff the maitre'd that Bob Pash sent you!

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