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Sette

4.9
599 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Italian
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Executive Chef Allan Philip Russo's highly acclaimed restaurant Sette resides in prestigious countryside Bernardsville, New Jersey. Nationally recognized as “One of the Top 100 Best Restaurants in the United States” by OpenTable, a status rating of “Excellent” by Zagat and an honorary recipient of “Best Chefs in America”, Russo welcomes guests to his "Elegant Tuscan" dining room while delivering European hospitality.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation

Lunch: Monday - Friday: 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Sunday: Closed
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Phone number
(908) 502-5054
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Allan Philip Russo
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Catering
Be a guest at your own event by utilizing Sette Caterers. With a complete catering staff available and unique catering packages, inquire about our off premise catering.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Mount Airy Road
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Public transit
NJ Transit, Bernardsville Line
Additional
BYO Wine, Gluten-free Menu
What 599 People Are Saying
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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Perfect. We shared a delightful ricotta gnocchi appetizer. The lamb ragu trofie was excellent, and the poached sea bass was perfect. We finished with a freshly prepared profiterol, simply outstanding. And, the service, as always, was very professional.

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4.0Dined on April 9, 2018

Disappointed that neither the gnocchi nor burrata cheese appetizers were on the menu.
Food and service were excellent, as always.
Patrons should be advised that the bruschetta is not complimentary.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

This is a great little Italian place. Small, simple decor, straight forward food, wonderful guys running the place. Always makes me feel like I am back in Milan.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Absolutely amazing food and service! It was a great experience with the chef introducing himself and explaining the dishes in detail. I will definitely be returning.

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5.0Dined on March 20, 2018

Sette never disappoints! The service is friendly and professional and the food is always original and outstanding.

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5.0Dined on March 1, 2018

Top notch all around. Best Italian in Morris County and that's saying a lot. Food and service were excellent. We get there at 6 pm and were the first table seated. By 7 pm all 8 tables were filled and it was very noisy despite the menus request to speak quietly. Our first time at Sette and we'll be back soon.

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5.0Dined on February 27, 2018

Best food in the area. Always delicious!

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5.0Dined on February 20, 2018

I haven't been here since October and was looking forward to a fabulous meal. Allan did a wonderful combination of courses for the red Graves that I brought. Every time, he pairs the food and wine brilliantly!

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5.0Dined on February 17, 2018

Always wonderful. That’s all!

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5.0Dined on February 17, 2018

Once again, excellent dinner and environment. Alan and his team do a great job and go out of their way to make it a fantastic experience. Food excellent, and they go out of their way to make it a great night.

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Meals were delicious and well presented. Excellent attentive service.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Great food and service. Alan has added a real top notch restaurant to the Bernardsville area.

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5.0Dined on February 13, 2018

The food is fantastic and very creative. The only request I would make is include some kind of chocolate in your desert menu. Considering where the Chef studied you would think chocolate would be a given on the menu. Other than that I would recommend this place to anyone.

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Very good to excellent overall. Delicious food and prompt service in a small but delightful dining room.

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Never disappoints!

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Excellent, as always.

There’s been a menu change, but everything is brilliant.

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5.0Dined on January 19, 2018

The service was excellent and the food was delicious

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5.0Dined on January 17, 2018

Our dinner at Sette was AMAZING as always. If you haven't been here, what are you waiting for??

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5.0Dined on January 2, 2018

Great place, amazing food, spectacular service!

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5.0Dined on December 31, 2017

The food and service are always excellent. One of my favorite restaurants. There are only a few tables so reservations are needed. I would highly recommend to all.

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5.0Dined on December 31, 2017

The food was outstanding. We dine in NYC when going to the the theater and Sette would be in the company of the best of NYC. The restaurant is small and very intimate and it was so nice to enjoy a great meal in a quiet atmosphere. The owner greeted us and instantly made us feel special. I cannot wait to return to Sette.

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5.0Dined on December 28, 2017

Excellent meal and service. Small and intimate. Extremely cold night and when door would open and close could get a little chill. However, not enough to ruin an outstanding meal.

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5.0Dined on December 28, 2017

Wonderful menu and food. Great service. Every time we eat here, we are very pleased. Far above average for eating in NJ!

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5.0Dined on December 23, 2017

Best authentic Italian cuisine! Great service, quaint & delicious.

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4.0Dined on December 22, 2017

Nice neighborhood BYOB. Small restaurant with about 8 tables. The focus is fresh good food. My husband had like an antipasto platter of meats and cheeses. Very good. I had the smoked prosciutto with arugula special that was great. My husband loved the orecchiette with sausage and broccoli rabe. It was great. I had the sausage risotto that was just ok. Not much flavor. Desserts were ok but nothing to rave about. We will go back for sure.

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5.0Dined on December 20, 2017

Love this restaurant! Food always excellent ! Highly recommend prosciutto appetizer!

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5.0Dined on December 19, 2017

Sette and staff always deliver a great experience.
We will return for sure.

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5.0Dined on December 19, 2017

Wonderful restaurant with great service and ambiance.

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5.0Dined on December 16, 2017

Everything about Sette was terrific. From the warm and gracious welcome to the helpful and courteous waiters to the candle on the dessert for my birthday, the service could not have been better. The food was divine: for appetizers we had a special ravioli and a white bean soup with shrimp. Dinner was filet mignon cooked to perfection and red snapper that melted in my mouth. Dessert was profiteroles and a lemon pastry that was so light and refreshing! Bringing your own wine is an added bonus. Highly, highly recommended.

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5.0Dined on December 15, 2017

We always thoroughly enjoy our meals at Sette. The food is authentic yet creative and delicious - the best. The staff is friendly and helpful. The setting and decor are lovely. Parking may not be easy, but it is worth the small effort.

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5.0Dined on December 14, 2017

Outstanding food consistently. Small, warm dining environment.

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5.0Dined on December 14, 2017

We are repeat customers and will continue to be the same. Allan goes out of his way to make sure that you will remember the occasion. The only complaint is that Sette is very popular and as a result it is sometimes hard to get a reservation.

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5.0Dined on December 9, 2017

If you either live in/around the Somerset Hills in New Jersey, or plan a trip this way, you must have dinner at Sette. This restaurant is both elegant and as comforting as mom's kitchen (if your mom is Italian).
We simply love Sette. Everything about this restaurant is exceptional, the staff, ambience and the certainly the food.
My only regret is that my Italian is so rusty I'm embarrassed to express how happy I am when dining at Sette to the staff in Italian. However, if you're inclined for a bit of dialect from Napoli...mangiare e fatta grosso.

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5.0Dined on December 7, 2017

We love to go to this restaurant! We go frequently, and the food and service is GREAT!

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5.0Dined on December 7, 2017

As usual, best restaurant in Bernardsville. Daily specials are always worth trying.

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5.0Dined on December 6, 2017

The food, service and environment are great. Very attentive to wishes and changes to accommodate dietary needs. Well spaced tables, even in this small restaurant. Go to location for a BYO with thoughtful dishes and a creative menu.

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4.0Dined on December 4, 2017

Decrease the noise level and put more chocolate on the dessert menu.

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4.0Dined on December 2, 2017

Fabulous food & service, as always. Never disappoints. Great BYOB.

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5.0Dined on December 2, 2017

Still one of my all time favorites. Loved it from the first time and has never disappointed. You'll always get a good meal.

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5.0Dined on November 30, 2017

Fantastic! Going to Sette is always special. No matter what is the occasion or no occasion at all... it’s always delicious and authentic.

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