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Blue Morel Restaurant

2 Whippany Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960-4768
+1 973-451-2619
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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2 Whippany Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960-4768
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Blue Morel this past Tuesday and were very pleased with our dinner. I grew up in Delaware and am "very fussy" about the quality and quantity of crab used in crab cakes as we always had Maryland crab. The crab cakes were...More

Thank Denise B
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Denise, we are very happy you enjoyed our version of crab cakes and hamburgers! We understand everyone has their own taste when it comes to seafood, so we're extremely appreciate of your compliments. Thanks again for stopping in, and I hope you'll be back in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a reservation for the first night staying at this hotel as it closes at 10 p.m. Because we arrived late we were able to get in for 9:15. So glad we did.. best lobster roll and summer soup imaginable. Great ambiance.. live entertainment...More

Thank Awsomegal
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you for that awesome review and the five stars on our lobster rolls and live music! I'm so glad you were able to stop in our restaurant during your stay, and I hope we'll see you back in next time. Best regards, Rich,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I got rained out for my dinner in town Came back to the hotel for dinner. Do start with the boccocini. I went for the Chilean Seabass. Look at the picture. The presentation was lovely. I can't pass up dessert. Stayed simple with chocolate and...More

Thank Ellis_NC_IL
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ellis_NC_IL, we're glad that you enjoyed your time with us, but we always aim for perfection. With that being said, we hope you'll join us again for a meal that truly impresses you. We do appreciate this feedback and are glad to see that you...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We ate at Blue Morel just a few days ago. The restaurant opens at 5:30 for the diner service. We arrived around 7pm and there were just a few guests dining at the time. We were seated a couple tables away from a divorcing and...More

Thank chopin1981
Richard R, Owner at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

chopin1981, it appears that the neighboring table put a dark spot on your visit with us. We're really sorry to read that. It would be our pleasure to have you in again, as we know we can serve you a five-star meal. Best, Rich, Blue...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Blue Morel is situated in the Governor Morris Westin and will amaze you. I enjoyed the great ambiance and service. My entree, crab cakes and frites was excellent. I also enjoyed their take on strawberry shortcake. A great experience.

Thank RMGTravel
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

RMGTravel, your kind words mean the world to us, thank you. It was our pleasure to host you for a fantastic meal featuring our crab cakes and strawberry shortcake! Come see us again soon. Best, Rich, Blue Morel General Manager

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We love the restaurant, although we typically just stop by to view their bar menu and have the best burger/fries around, not to mention the freshest seafood and sushi. We love the intimate bar area and appreciate suggestions from the staff on what to drink...More

Thank Carol C
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Carol, I'm glad our team has always been able to point you in the right direction! It's great to know that our burgers, seafood, and sushi have always hit the spot, and we can't wait to welcome you back again soon. Best, Rich, Blue Morel...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Our Rehearsal dinner was amazing thanks to the wonderful staff at the Blue Morel. Such a spacious and modern restaurant with great food!More

Thank gloriamonks1
Richard R, Owner at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

We are honored to have been a part of such a special day, Gloria! It's great to hear that we could make the night memorable for your family-- so glad you loved the dishes as well. We sure hope to see you again soon! All...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

I wanted to try something new and based upon a recommendation by a friend, we wound up here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The restaurant is located in the Governor Morris Hotel and did not disappoint. We started with a few glasses of wine and...More

Thank Tuddy21
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Tuddy21, thank you kindly for coming to see us for a wonderful meal! It's always our pleasure to host special events, and we're so glad that you enjoyed the glasses of wine -- always a nice way to start. Reading that you loved the duck...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

My daughters were planning a family party for my 80th birthday. The hostess made a reservation for us to dine in the a la carte dining room, which was what we wanted. The banquet manager was trying to up sell us to a private room...More

Thank LakeladyB
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

LakeladyB, we're terribly sorry that this happened on such a special occasion. Your satisfaction is always our priority, and we're quite sorry that we were unable to accommodate you. With that being said, we will be looking into ways to improve to avoid situations like...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Beautiful restaurant located in the Westin Governor Morris Hotel, was stunning. While a bit pricey, there is something for everyone! From beef to fish and beyond, a very special place to take time to nourish the body and soul. A must if you are in...More

Thank MSW625
Richard R, Manager at Blue Morel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

MSW625, it's fantastic to read this review, thank you for sharing. We're so glad that you enjoyed your time with us, and we would love the opportunity to serve you again. Thank you, Rich, Blue Morel General Manager

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28 December 2016|
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Response from Richard R | Property representative |
Yes, we do serve a breakfast buffet 7 days a week. We open Blue Morel for breakfast at 6:30am every morning. Our buffet runs to 10am, and we also offer an a la carte menu. Starting on Sunday, January 8th, we will serve an... More
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Donna S
17 October 2015|
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Response from Richard R | Property representative |
Yes, Brunch is served from 12 noon to 2pm. Enjoy!
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Donna S
17 October 2015|
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Response from Richard R | Property representative |
Donna S, Thank you for your interest in our Sunday Brunch Buffet, which is offered from 12 noon to 2pm. Our Brunch Buffet features all of the breakfast favorites including scrambles eggs, bacon, sausage, French Toast, home... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 23:00
Monday
06:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 00:00
Thursday
06:30 - 00:00
Friday
06:30 - 01:00
Saturday
06:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Whippany Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960-4768
    (Lindsley Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Morristown
  • Phone Number: +1 973-451-2619
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Description
Blue Morel Restaurant and Wine Bar provides our guests the most fresh, locally-sourced, and delicious foods that Morristown residents could ever hope for. We pride ourselves on preparing each dish with the care attention that fresh ingredients deserve. Our menu is full of amazing New American favorites that cannot be topped in the area. Our seasonal dishes are sure to make your mouth water. If you are a fish person, we have fresh Chilean Sea Bass, Crispy Crab Cakes, and a raw bar that features succulent shrimp and oysters on the half shell. Our grill is also serving farm-raised beef and pork chops. If you thought it could not get any better, we have hand rolled sushi on our menu as well! What good is a great meal without a beautiful bottle of wine? We have got you covered there, too! Our extensive wine list is what has made Blue Morel one of the hottest spots in Morristown, NJ and we want to show you all a great time when you visit us. The next time you are craving deliciously fresh and a professionally prepared feast, look no further than Blue Morel Restaurant and Wine Bar!
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