A Table Alfresco

When the weather is simply too gorgeous to dine indoors, head to one of these alfresco hot spots. Garden courtyards, riverfront patios, rooftop dining, lively sidewalk seating—you’ll find it all in Bergen County.


TERRE À TERRE Farm-to-table restaurant featuring an extensive array of locally sourced foods as well as a courtyard featuring a vertical edible garden, BYO, 312 Hackensack St., 201.507.0500


SEARHOUSE Bergen County’s newest steakhouse, serving up surf and turf in an ultramodern setting with rooftop dining, 411 Piermont Rd., 201.292.4612


GRIFFIN’S BAR & GRILL Casual, friendly place with patio dining and a wide-ranging menu of American fare, 44 E. Madison Ave., 201.541.7575


HAVEN RIVERFRONT RESTAURANT & BAR Water front eatery offering New American cooking with a seafood emphasis, 45 River Rd., 201.943.1900


BLUE MOON MEXICAN CAFÉ Traditional Mexican cuisine and live entertainment, 23 E. Palisade Ave., 201.541.0600

SOLAIA Fine Italian cuisine with a lovely brick patio, 22 N. Van Brunt St., 201.871.7155


THE BICYCLE CLUB Traditional American cuisine with weeknight drink specials, 487 Sylvan Ave., 201.894.0880

CENTRAL KITCHEN New American food with an Italian flair, 717 E. Palisade Ave., 201.503.0104


OCEANOS Mediterranean seafood bistro with a raw bar, 2-27 Saddle River Rd., 201.796.0546


HO-HO-KUS INN & TAVERN Casually elegant eatery featuring New American farm-to-table fare and a bluestone patio, 1 E. Franklin Tpk., 201.445.4115

KEVIN’S THYME Eclectic American cuisine served on a tented patio, 614 N. Maple Ave., 201.445.6400

ST. EVE’S Seasonal New American fare featuring sustainably farmed, local ingredients, 611 N. Maple Ave., 201.857.4717


BELLISSIMO Fine Italian cuisine, 12 S. Kinderkamack Rd., 201.746.6669

THE PORTER HOUSE Irish steak house and cigar lounge with an expansive patio, 125 Kinderkamack Rd., 201.307.6300


PEPPERCORNS Classic American steak house with porch seating, 176 Colony Ave., 201.391.2818


BRADY’S AT THE STATION Traditional American cuisine and pub food served in a lively atmosphere, 5-7 W. Main St., 201.327.9748

LAKESIDE GRILLE & BAR American fare featuring noteworthy burgers and seafood, 105 Lakeside Dr., 201.327.0009

VARKA ESTIATORIO Specializing in fresh seafood, including an oyster and shellfish bar, 30 N. Spruce St., 201.995.9333


LA LANTERNA CAFÉ & GRILL Fine Italian cuisine, 29 W. Ridgewood Ave., 201.444.5520

NATALIE’S RESTAURANT Authentic Italian cuisine, BYO, 16-18 S. Broad St., 201.444.7887

PARK WEST TAVERN Modern American fare served alongside craft beer and handcrafted cocktails, 30 Oak St., 201.445.5400

PEARL Italian cuisine with locally sourced ingredients and homemade pasta, BYO, 17 S. Broad St., 201.857.5100

SMITH BROTHERS STEAK & CHOPHOUSE Traditional American pub fare and live entertainment, 51 N. Broad St., 201.444.8111


CAFÉ MATISSE Leisurely French dining with grazing portions and a foliage-filled courtyard, 167 Park Ave., 201.935.2995


VICTORIA’S Quaint, contemporary American dining, 336 Queen Anne Rd., 201.801.0888


BLUE MOON MEXICAN CAFÉ Traditional Mexican cuisine, 42 Kinderkamack Rd., 201.782.9500

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