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The Grain House

225 US Highway 202, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-1646
+1 908-221-1150
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (26 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
“onion soup” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
225 US Highway 202, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-1646
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I stayed at the Olde Mill Inn for one night and had dinner at the Grain House. This restaurant has a rustic and historical atmosphere. I had a hamburger (very good) that was served with fries, onion rings and coleslaw. The service was attentive and...More

Thank Charles J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is a quaint little place with superb tasting food and very fast service. Went here with a customer for a quick bite. They accommodated us very well in terms of friendly staff as well as great food!

Thank SriniV5
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for a Sunday brunch as a family birthday meal. The food selection was outstanding, all selections were delicious and the service was excellent. While we didn't request it, our family of 7, spanning 4 generations, was given the private room in the front. Worked...More

Thank PJeffrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely late lunch enjoying the beautiful weather. Food was very good - we had salads with salmon added, fish and chips and a burger. Everything was prepared well and presented very nicely. Wait staff was good.

Thank stevelotte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Happened to go for lunch with girlfriends and thoroughly enjoyed both food and service. Was back again with other friends for Sunday Dinner...really nice atmosphere and a very attentive waitress along with super food! on Sunday for dinner and it was just great. Our waitress...More

1  Thank Susan H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Go here at least once a month ... nice environment whether in the historic pub area or the brighter section ... staff is always attentive and food is always very good ... not excellent but very good and always reliable with a vast menu ...

1  Thank BIllHBernardsvilleNJ
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a historic Inn and the Restaurant is very quaint with great atmosphere. We were here for a family reunion and the facilities were very good with excellent service. The food was good but not up to the standards of the restaurant.

1  Thank Wallypm
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Two friends and I decided to get a drink before dinner and we stumbled upon The Grain House. Dave, the bartender, is a gem!! He was so welcoming fromthe minute we sat down. He offered us some wine taststing so we can decided between 2...More

Thank Prachi D
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We attended a great 50th that was similar to a wedding, with a large group of about 60 to 80 guests. The food and service were wonderful in both the cocktail hour and dinner. It was buffet style and the salads were fresh and the...More

Thank suzyd43
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Julio the waiter did a nice job and was very polite.Food was very good except for onion soup which had to few onions and to much bread. Paninis were excellent. Nice overall menu for lunch with nice shaded table settings.Prices were reasonable except for Arnold...More

Thank Art1024
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Questions & Answers
25 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from lorkay | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry, I do not know. We would not go there even if they did.
Arielle B
13 March 2017|
Response from omi2 | Property representative |
We do allow service dogs, seeing, eye, etc.....
25 February 2017|
Response from omi2 | Property representative |
Please check the grainhouse or oldemillinn website and choose menus from the left hand side - scroll down and you'll see the dinner menu. We'll also have specials available on the day of :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 US Highway 202, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-1646
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Basking Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 908-221-1150
  • E-mail
American Fare with Historic CharmDating back to the 18th century, the Grain House Restaurant has always been the most popular destination for locals and visitors alike. Known for its historic charm and American inn fare, the popular Grain House Restaurant is conveniently situated next to the hotel. Enjoy Basking Ridge dining in a unique and historic setting, handsomely trimmed with beamed ceilings, masterful fireplaces, rich woods and striking hearths.The Grain House Restaurant, Basking Ridge, NJ is open for lunch and dinner in our cozy dining rooms and on our patio for outdoor dining during summer months. Guests can also enjoy Saturday à la carte breakfast and a sumptuous brunch buffet on Sundays. For casual cocktails and happy hour specials, the Grain House Restaurant features the Coppertop Pub, voted “the best coziest spot for drinks” by the NJ Monthly Magazine. If a private party is on your agenda, the Grain House Restaurant would be honored to host and cater your event.
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