About The Dining Room - Molly Pitcher Inn
The Molly Pitcher Inn prides itself not only in its fine dining menu but also its service and atmosphere. It is an ideal setting for that special occasion or just an elegant dining experience. Under the crystal chandeliers of our Dining Room, we serve some the most tantalizing cuisine in all of New Jersey. Our panoramic windows provide a truly breathtaking vista. No matter what season or time of day, the quiet stillness of the Navesink River envelops all who dine here.
Our famed Sunday Brunch has been the proud recipient of the Asbury Park Press, Readers’ Choice Award for Best Brunch since 1996. The Brunch is available Sundays from October through mid-June. On Easter, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas we offer a seasonal and more extensive Brunch for our guests to celebrate their special holidays; reservations are required.
Hours of Operation:
Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 6:30am - 10:30am, Saturday & Sunday: 8:00am - 10:00am
Brunch: Sunday: 11:00am - 3:00pm (October 20 - Father's Day)
Lunch: Monday - Sunday: 11:30am - 3:00pm (Lunch not served on Sundays during Brunch season)
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm(Jacket Required for Gentleman)
$31 to $50
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
We offer live piano and singing Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings, and Sundays during our Brunch Buffet. Supper Club Dinners, Wine Dinners and Special Events!
Extensive selection of banquet menus are available, including Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Buffet and Tea.
Self Parking and Valet service available for your convenience.
Red Bank Train Station.
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine
The Dining Room - Molly Pitcher Inn Ratings and Reviews
Would have given a five overall but ther ...
Would have given a five overall but there was a holiday event this night and noise from event worked its way intonthe dining room. Will definitely be back because glad to see top service and food are still around
Got together with my cousins for a leisu ...
Got together with my cousins for a leisurely lunch---Table waiting--window view --outstanding service---everybody enjoyed various meal choices -pasta- fish(Artic Char-crab cakes)-soups and excellent desserts--convenient location to meet coming from N and S---This is our 2nd time for this and will not be the last---
Jorge was our server and was so accommod ...
Jorge was our server and was so accommodating. He was patient with all of our questions and made a special request to have the short rib bar food made into a dining room option. It was my mom and aunts birthday celebration and they brought out dessert with a candle without having to ask. It was a memorable night!
My business colleague and I chose to eat ...
My business colleague and I chose to eat in the bar. This was a smaller room where we still had a great view of the water and were able to speak openly without concern for disturbing others. Food was great and service was outstanding.
The Molly Pitcher is a long time fixture ...
The Molly Pitcher is a long time fixture of Red Bank. Hotel dining rooms are not usually very good, but this one is excellent. The service is wonderful, the view is wonderful, the food is wonderful! What more can you ask?
We dined here with our twenty-something ...
We dined here with our twenty-something daughters while exploring the area on vacation. We read several reviews on different restaurants before deciding. The view of the river was gorgeous and definitely the highlight of the dining experience. The reception staff was happy to accommodate our request for a window table with only a few minutes of wait time. We saw wedding photos being taken off to the side on the terrace. The food was good, but not anything outstanding and maybe a bit overpriced, and so the lower "value" grade. Our server was outstanding, attentive, knowledgeable, and personable. We had to note, however, that on this August Sunday evening, we were the youngest diners in the restaurant (we are mid-50s) and most tables were filled with people in their 70s+. Our daughters said they felt they were dining in a nursing home!
Breathtaking river views in a newly reno ...
Breathtaking river views in a newly renovated and refined atmosphere, offering sophisticated dining and impeccable service. We have enjoyed their Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Brunch menus, and will vouch that there is no other restaurant in Monmouth County that comes close to offering the "complete experience" you'll receive at the Molly.
Our server was extremely knowledgeable a ...
Our server was extremely knowledgeable and attentive. The menu offered many options and I was very torn between fish and lamb. I have never ever seen lamb loin on any menu. This was the best lamb I have ever had!
Charred Octopus appetizer was excellent. ...
Charred Octopus appetizer was excellent.
Seafood Pot Pie entree was excellent, generous amount of shrimp, lobster, and scallops in a very tasty wine cream sauce.
Fresh Halibut was nicely prepared and cooked just right (moist and flavorful).
Overall a wonderful dining experience.
The wait staff and hostess were friendly , attentive, and inconspicuous.
Had such a great time with family. Servi ...
Had such a great time with family. Service was outstanding. Mistakes can happen and we had 2 fish dishes overcooked. The team recooked the two entrées and were very sincere about their guest experience. Great view and we ended up enjoying brunch the following Sunday!
A well paced taste extravaganza!
From your first bite to your last sip, this restaurant gives you a feeling of high class and tasteful presence. You are warmly welcomed and offered drinks. The menu is beautifully described and you are aided in your selection. Wait staff is kind, thorough and impeccably trained. Each dish is beautifully plated and the flavors are amazing. Serving size is adequate to fill you but not leave you overwhelmed. The lamb was perfectly seasoned and the beets and greens were a perfect compliment. The seafood pot pie was creamy, and sensuous. Desert was by far our favorite dish - caramelized peaches, creamy brie, pistachio ice cream and puffed pastry was a culinary delight, each bite a little different, hitting various parts of the tongue. We were also given a plate of mini cupcakes by the chef to honor our anniversary - each of these flavors were also fantastic. All in all it was one of our most memorable dining experiences!
Elegant and fun
We really enjoyed our dinner at the Molly Pitcher Inn. There's a reason this has been a Jersey Shore icon for decades. The seafood pot pie is memorable. The breathtaking view and attentive service make this a place to relax with family and friends.
Much better than I remember it from years ago. We can't wait to go back.
Lovely venue enjoyed a wonderful view overlooking the Navesink River.
However, disappointing meal. Entrees fair; (we had two different fish entress) presentation artfully arranged but meager portions. My fish dish was to be served with vegetables which turned out to be two peelings of squash which were decorative but hardly could be classified as a dish with vegetables.
Good Date Night
My husband and I went to Molly Putcher Inn for Dinner. The food was great or server was excellent my only real complaint was that the lighting in the dinning room was to bright so you couldn't see the beautiful waterfront scenery when it got dark out.
I am a frequent diner at the Molly Pitcher Inn for many reasons. The food is of the best quality. It is always presented beautifully and cooked to perfection. The wait staff is polite and competent, especially Hallie and Lauro and Juan. The environment is perfect; it is quiet, but not to quiet, it is well lit, you can actually read the menu; you can enjoy a beautiful meal and at the same time enjoy your company. There is no having to negotiate with the environment which I find at many trendy restaurants. The tables are far enough apart that everyone isn't on top of each other. I am thankful to have such a quality restaurant so close to where I live.
Dinner 40th anniversary
Went for dinner February 17th . The appetizers fell short. The figs had no cheese filling and the salad no nuts, as indicated on the menu. We mentioned it to waitress, she said she will tell chef. She also knew we ordered the figs because of the cheese. She returned , never mentioning an apology from anyone. The main course that my husband was to have fingerling potatoes. No fingerling, a line of mashed. Disappointed in our dining experience. We mentioned that it was a special occasion. Won't be coming back.
Our waitress was attentive, and knowledgeable!
It has been at least 2 years since we were back to the Molly Pitcher for dinner and don't know why we waited that long! Always consistent with dinner, friendly staff, and love the fact that men must wear a jacket! Our niece had their wedding reception here, and my high school pals of 30 years meet for brunch.
It didn't happen
We received a phone call at around1pm that the restaurant was not opening on Friday night. They changed our reservations to the bar area. Needles to say we cancelled as we were looking for a romantic dinner. It also made it impossible to get a resonable time dinner reservation😟
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