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  1. Distance: 3.35mi
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  3. Distance: 3.55mi
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About The Pluckemin Inn

The Pluckemin Inn features contemporary American cuisine, with a "World Class" wine list of over a thousand labels featuring New World, European, Domestic, Grand Cru, Premier Cru and rare vintages. The Pluckemin Inn has a full bar and private dining rooms in a reconstructed Federalist-styled setting.

359 Route 206
Bedminster, NJ 07921
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Contemporary American

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Mon. - Fri.: 11:30am-2:00pm in "Plucky Tavern"; Cocktails: Mon. - Fri.: 11:30am-close in "Plucky Tavern", Sat.: 5:00pm-close in "Plucky Tavern", Sun.: Closed; Dinner: Monday - Fri.: 5:30pm - 9:00pm, Sat.: 5:00pm-9:30pm Sun.: Closed

Cross Street:
Pluckemin Way

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(908) 658-9292

Website:
http://www.pluckemininn.com/

Entertainment:
2 Flat screen TV's in the bar.

Parking Details:
The Pluckemin Inn has curbside entry and public parking, as well as valet parking on the weekends.

Public Transit:
Far Hills (NJ Transit)

Executive Chef:
Kevin Takafuji

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

The Pluckemin Inn Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.7

ambience

4.7

value

4.3

Noise

Quiet

98% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (22)
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Good for Anniversaries (15)
Worth the Drive (13)
Notable Wine List (12)
Romantic (12)
Cozy (11)
Creative Cuisine (11)
Business Meals (11)
Fit for Foodies (11)
Quiet Conversation (8)
Seasonal (8)
Tasting Menu (8)
Bar Seating (7)
Great for Lunch (6)
Healthy (4)
Authentic (3)
Good for Groups (3)
Handcrafted Cocktails (3)
Happy Hour (3)
Local Ingredients (3)
Neighborhood Gem (3)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Organic (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Comfort Food (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Vibrant Bar Scene (1)
Great Beer (1)
Hot Spot (1)
Scenic View (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
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 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

The food and service was great, wonderful wine selection and tasting menu is good if you don't know what to order. I went for a business dinner and the staff was very attentive and this is a great place to introduce yourself to a client.

Tags: Fun, Special Occasion, Bar Seating
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 11, 2018

I am a frequent diner at the Plucky. It never disappoints. The service and food are always exceptional as is their cocktails and wines.

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·Dined on February 8, 2018

Wonderful!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on February 7, 2018

Fabulous wine list and that is the main reason to visit. The Pluckemin 200 is a list of wines that cost less than $75. And there are many great options. There is a separate list for those who can afford more. The food is well cooked and classic. Not much pushing of boundaries here but well executed. Staff are knowledgeable and appropriately attentive. The crowd here is typically 50 plus (in my experience). Roaring fire, French Syrah and good food. 2 thins up.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 3, 2018

It was great we had a very helpful waitress and a seating by the fire..it was perfect..food was excellent..everyone had a great time

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Overall experience was lovely - however, for price and current reviews, the dinner did not meet my expectation. Our table was very nice and what I requested, near the fireplace on second floor. The service was attentive, but not super. Wait staff did not know answers to menu questions and it was not consistent. Appetizers were highlight of dinner and they were excellent - grilled octopus tender and flavorful, winter salad beautiful presentation and again great flavors. Entrees were lacking in flavor - especially the winter risotto - bland and portion size extremely small - for "requested entree". Desserts good - especially the cheesecake, fluffy, great flavor and perfect size.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on February 3, 2018

We went for the first time and don't know why we waited so long. It's fine dining in a comfortable, classy setting. Our waitress was very knowledgable on the menu. Two of the small plates with a small order of fish was perfect for one person. The beef tartar was decadent. The octopus was tender. Everything was delicious. Can't wait for our next special occasion to make another visit!

Tags: Good for a Date, Cozy, Seasonal
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 3, 2018

We had a wonderful time. Beautiful, romantic atmosphere . The food was outstanding from the appetizers to dessert. Our server Renee was lovely. Overall this restaurant is a standout in the area. We will definitely be back.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Food was excellent. Impeccable service. Great wine list. One of best restaurants in the area.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive
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·Dined on February 1, 2018

The only reason for the poor review was the price of the food for the value received.
The service and atmosphere were outstanding

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on January 27, 2018

Pleasantly surprised. I expected good, but this place was awesome. The service had it's flaws, but overall was good. The food was remarkable. The various tables were not too close to one another. They were able to accommodate my vegetarian wife and she is the tends to have difficulties. I had the pork and king crab salad. Left satiated even after dessert. Truly a gem and I will certainly return!

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (Naples)·Dined on January 26, 2018

Bar uncomfortably packed when waiting for table (wasn't ready on time)
Always find it challenging to get "excited" about menu items, but good well prepared. Wine list extensive, but limited moderate priced items. Luckily great company offset shortcomings.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 20, 2018

As usual the experience was excellent. We have been here many times. We brought our friends to celebrate a birthday, their first time. They will be back!!!

Tags: Seasonal, Creative Cuisine, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on January 12, 2018

One of my favorite restaurants. The food, service and ambiance are consistently excellent. The only slightly negative comment is that the gluten free options are limited. The wine list is truly awesome - awe inspiring. And, the best deal on wine is on Friday evenings. We absolutely love this place!

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Worth the Drive
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on January 11, 2018

Was extraordinary

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 (Charleston)·Dined on January 5, 2018

The service and menu options were great but the ‘delivery ‘ left something to be desired.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on January 3, 2018

dinner for our marriage anniversary. Third or fourth time there after couple of years, Felt the improvement in terms of menu and cooking. Cozy atmosphere, good service and expansive wine selection. Very popular bar as well. Will return.

Tags: Cozy, Happy Hour, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 29, 2017

Great Restaurant to spend a quiet evening with a special someone.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 23, 2017

Luv this place, varied menu nice atmosphere quiet enough to enjoy friends but loud enough for a great vibe

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 22, 2017

We were meeting some friends from Michigan, in for the holidays, and just wanted a quieter place to chat with them. The Pluckemin Inn was lovely. We hung out together for a few hours. The waiter was attentive but not overbearing. The lunch menu was not extensive but had enough variety for everyone. They do not have a large selection of beers on tap but the local IPA was very good.

My bicycling club often starts at a lot near the Pluckemin Inn. I would drive by and keeping telling myself to try out this establishment. I'm glad I did!

Tags: Business Meals, Special Occasion, Afternoon Tea, Seasonal, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Great for Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 13, 2017

Food is very good but if you want to command the prices they deserve, you have to match food with good service. We requested to see the server 3 times by way of the bread or water waiter. Wherever she hid, it was very good because we couldn't find her.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 13, 2017

As always excellent service. Professional staff. Food was outstanding, nice portions. One of the best restaurants in New Jersey. Best in Somerset county by far.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Went with husband to celebrate wedding anniversary. Wonderful food and atmosphere!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Great Food and Service! Third time dining here in the last couple of years and have had a great meal every time. Wine list and seasonal cocktails are excellent.

Tags: Good for a Date, Local Ingredients, Organic, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Bar Seating, Tasting Menu, Good for Birthdays, Seasonal, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 8, 2017

Perfect in every way.

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

Been to PI many times. This time I had the salmon which I did not care for it too mushy. That being said would not stop us from returning.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Healthy, Notable Wine List, Cozy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Amazing food & service. Excellent from start till end.

Tags: Scenic View, Comfort Food, Worth the Drive
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 2, 2017

So disappointed. We’d been to the Pluckemin Inn many times before but this was not a good night. My husband and I both ordered the $60 Steak special. My medium well steak came back medium rare; sent it back and the second one was rare; sent it back and the third was medium. I kept that one since at this point my husband was basically done with his dinner. Our waitress ddin’t even come to check - we had to ask the other staff. Also, we realized that table behind us and next to us were offered bread but we were never offered any. They comped my steak and our cocktails so that was good on their part. But not sure if I’d go back.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 2, 2017

From start to finish, our dining experience was outstanding! Friendly valet service, warm greeting from hostess, beautiful setting upstairs near the fire. The server was extremely accommodating without being obtrusive. He was right there when we needed him, but not constantly interrupting conversation. We were celebrating a holiday get together with family who had never been there before and they enjoyed every moment. The food was superb and just the right portion size. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening. Thank you!

Tags: Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 27, 2017

Must go there...even if its only one time in your in NJ.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Organic, Seasonal, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Tasting Menu, Good for a Date, Authentic
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·Dined on November 27, 2017

The food is excellent but the service was a bit of a problem. We ordered coffee and it never came, and we asked to purchase two bottles of wine and was charged per glass instead of the cost of the bottle to take home. If I had not caught the mistake we would have paid more than three times what we should have.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Our customary superlative rating. We always love our times at Pluckemin, made especially great because of our waitress, Renee.

Tags: Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Food and service were superior. Dinner entree menu reasonably priced. I had the Griggstown chicken and it practically melted in my mouth as it was soft and juicy. All four of us enjoyed our meals.

Tags: Seasonal, Notable Wine List, Healthy, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Tasting Menu
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 3, 2017

They are offering discounts on their extensive wine list which allows you to purchase an outstanding bottle you may not have in your wine cellar at a more affordable price and pair it with a great meal. Wife had fish and I had venison, both were well prepared and terrific. Service is very responsive and ambiance exceptional.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 3, 2017

We like this restaurant for the good food and service. It has a nice ambiance.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 19, 2017

We were there for our first time and for a special occasion (Anniversary). The food and service were very good indeed. The dishes were tasty, creative and right in portions. I would have no problem in recommending the restaurant for friends. Our server(s) were polite, explained menu items well. Our only regret for the evening was that we were seated next to another group of women, who were boisterous (hate to say it, but very) pretty much throughout the evening (coinciding with our stay). Unfortunately, this detracted from our evening, let alone conversation. In fact, about half way thru our meal, I thought we saw a young couple being moved to another location. While I realize that it is not always in the Restaurant's control as to how the clients behave, I would have preferred that we were offered a choice of another table. We were a party of 3 and I am sure other tables were available.

Tags: Casual, Seasonal, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 17, 2017

a must visit great people great service great food will be back

Tags: Notable Wine List, Live Sports, Fit for Foodies, Authentic
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 (Switzerland)·Dined on October 16, 2017

I normally enjoy dining here however the Fall Menu is not very inspirational. The service was mediocre and it took forever to receive our food. The food was tepid and not that tasty.

Tags: Notable Wine List
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 14, 2017

This was our second visit to the restaurant and it did not disappoint.

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 14, 2017

The Best I have ever been a complete package from beginning to end. Would go back for special occasions and would love to try a wine pairing dinner.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies
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