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520 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033
+1 908-931-0888
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun 17:30 - 20:00
Wed - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Cranford, New Jersey
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here recently on a Saturday evening.. We thought the food and service were outstanding. Prices were high for this area ($33.00 average entry) but portions were very generous.The less than great part of our dining experience was the atmosphere. Very crowded and very noisy. This restaurant is a smallish storefront with a lot of... More 

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Scotch Plains, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't bee to Le Rendez-vous for some time and after our excellent meal last night, we wondered why we'd waited so long. The food is a welcome break/addition to the all-Jersey-Italian, all the time + Asian places around as it offers food from the south of France. (So it is also healthier than the cream and butter cuisine of... More 

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Edison, New Jersey
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91 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Good things come in small packages like a French bistro. There were 9 of us and everyone was happy with their dinners.

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Westfield, New Jersey
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137 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at this delightful small restaurant before but had not been back for over a year (not sure why since we loved it the last time!) A small restaurant (reservations advisable) right on the Boulevard in Kenilworth. You enter seeing and receiving the aromas of herbs, tomatoes, figs and eggplants growing all around you outside. As I said,... More 

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Ramsey, New Jersey
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Charming bistro in an unexpected storefront spot. Food is consistently very good. Well-balanced summer tasting menu is lovely. Not a large menu, and to me, that means everything is fresh and prepared to order--which it is at this bistro. Some may find it a bit pricey, but it's well worth it and it's BYO.

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Thank 4Sylvia
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

We go every year or so for special occasions and the last time was truly memorable. Shared the snail appetizer, a fish and a lamb dish. Everything was divided up and presented beautifully as a tasting menu. Had the desert trio, tres leches, creme brule and chocolate cake. All were delicious!

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NJ
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168 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

We were fortunate to walk in without reservation on a Friday night. Unheard of but it happened. Only 2 other couples were there so it was a private affair. Went straight for the entree because we were famished. The venison and rack of lamb were very tasty. You cannot go wrong with these 2 dishes. The crepe was great to... More 

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Thank Russ_Cathy
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here with another couple. We all agreed the food was wonderfully prepared and the service exceptional.

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Thank Mike W
Paris
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

Bravo! Classic French bistro. Warm, gracious environment, though petit. I personally love the rack of lamb. Great desserts, especially the line up of creme brûlée.

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Thank gdmacdonald29
Plainfield, New Jersey
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

We have been coming to Le Rendez-vous in Kenilworth for almost 2 decades, and we NEVER tire of it. The food is always freshly prepared, with seasonal ingredients and utmost care. The menu is changed frequently to reflect the season as well. The experienced hand in the kitchen is that of the owner's, and the dedication to his craft is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Kenilworth
  • Phone Number: +1 908-931-0888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?