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Water and Wine

4.8
4.8
2417 Reviews
$31 to $50
American

Charming ambience and stunning outdoor views provide the setting to experience our steaks and seafood with Mediterranean flair. We invite you to enjoy our celebrated new American cuisine in this comfortable and elegant atmosphere.

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2 people

May 2022
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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    American, Italian, Seafood

  • Hours of Operation

    Dinner Tue–Sat 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 3:00 pm–9:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (908) 755-9344

  • Payment Options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress Code

    Business Casual

  • Executive Chef

    John Tocci

  • Private party contact

    James: (908) 755-9344

  • Neighbourhood

    Watchung

  • Parking Details

    We also have a private lot.

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Popular dishes

Menu

Specials

    Appetizers

    • Kale Caesar SaladUS$16.00

      shaved fennel, herb croutons, parmigiano reggiano, white anchovy, garlic crostini

      • Burrata Stuffed MeatballUS$17.00

        fresh plum tomato sauce, roasted garlic, basil, white wine

        • Warm Fresh Mozzarella "Involtini"US$16.00

          prosciutto, panko encrusted roasted pepper, plum tomato sauce, balsamic

          • Baked Stuffed OystersUS$16.00

            pancetta, onions, spinach, tomatoes, bechamel

            • House-Made CalamarataUS$17.00

              rock shrimp, kalamata olives, roasted garlic, fresh basil, tomato concasse, organic extra virgin olive oil

              Entrées

              • Pan Seared Alaskan CodUS$38.00

                shrimp, fiddlehead ferns, roasted shallots, shiitake mushrooms, yellow squash, white wine

                • Grilled Atlantic SwordfishUS$38.00

                  bay scallops, hon-shimeji mushrooms, marble potatoes, eggplant, smoked paprika

                  • Dover Sole MeuniereUS$54.00

                    sautéed, lemon, white wine, butter, grilled asparagus

                    • Braised Lamb ShankUS$48.00

                      vegetable ragu, soft white polenta

                      • Dry Aged Porterhouse SteakUS$53.00

                        sautéed mushrooms, parmesan-potatoes au gratin

                        • 24 Oz Bone In Prime RibeyeUS$65.00

                          fresh herb-garlic rub, goat cheese-potato croquette, roasted shallot port wine butter, demi glace

                          Raw Bar

                          • Blue Point Oysters (LI)US$18.00

                            • Little Neck ClamsUS$12.00

                              • U-8 Shrimp CocktailUS$24.00

                                Appetizers

                                • Fresh Mozzarella di BufalaUS$18.00

                                  roasted peppers, garlic, olives, scallions, basil, organic extra virgin olive oil

                                  • Antipasto MistoUS$19.00

                                    prosciutto, dry salami, aged provolone, grana padano, roasted peppers, marinated olives, organic extra virgin olive oil

                                    • Imported BurrataUS$18.00

                                      heirloom tomatoes, fresh basil, organic extra virgin olive oil

                                      • Ahi Tuna TartareUS$15.00

                                        asian marinade, toasted sesame, mango, cucumber

                                        • Cajun CalamariUS$17.00

                                          fried calamari, balsamic, garlic, cajun spices, tomatoes, scallions

                                          • Maine "Dutch Style" MusselsUS$17.00

                                            Posillipo or Brodetto

                                            • Grilled Marinated OctopusUS$19.00

                                              mushrooms, white beans, arugula, citrus reduction, balsamic

                                              • Stuffed MushroomsUS$16.00

                                                jumbo lump crabmeat, chardonnay beurre blanc

                                                • Little Neck ClamsUS$16.00

                                                  posillipo or brodetto

                                                  • Garlic ShrimpUS$15.00

                                                    gulf shrimp, roasted garlic, fresh herbs, extra virgin olive oil, white wine

                                                    • Broiled Crab CakeUS$22.00

                                                      jumbo lump crab meat, white wine, lemon, butter

                                                      • MeatballsUS$15.00

                                                        veal, beef, prosciutto, fresh filetto tomato sauce

                                                        Salad

                                                        • Mesclun Field GreensUS$15.00

                                                          roasted peppers, pignoli nuts, goat cheese, tomatoes, pancetta-honey balsamic

                                                          • Belgian EndiveUS$15.00

                                                            baby mache greens, candied walnuts, gorgonzola, dijon vinaigrette

                                                            • Roasted BeetsUS$15.00

                                                              red & golden beets, castelmagno cheese, blood orange vinaigrette

                                                              • CaesarUS$14.00

                                                                hearts of romaine, parmesan cheese, garlic croutons

                                                                Sandwiches

                                                                • Filet Mignon "Cheesesteak"US$25.00

                                                                  caramelized onions, sharp cheddar, mozzarella, demi glacé, balsamic, toasted ciabatta, hand cut fries

                                                                  • Taverna BurgerUS$22.00

                                                                    freshly ground beef brisket & short rib blend, aged cheddar, crispy pancetta, brioche roll, mushroom, onions, hand cut fries

                                                                    Pasta

                                                                    • Tagliatelle PescatoreUS$32.00

                                                                      shrimp, lobster, crabmeat, sea scallops, roasted garlic, plum tomato sauce

                                                                      • Linguine VongoleUS$27.00

                                                                        little neck clams, roasted garlic, white wine, sweet onions, extra virgin olive oil

                                                                        • Pappardelle with Braised Short RibUS$28.00

                                                                          mascarpone cheese, port wine, demi glace

                                                                          • Cavatelli with Italian Sausage RaguUS$26.00

                                                                            fennel, cherry tomatoes, white wine, shaved grana padano, ricotta

                                                                            • Garganelli con PorciniUS$28.00

                                                                              porcini mushrooms, peas, prosciutto, cream, parmigiano reggiano, white truffle oil

                                                                              • Roasted Gnocchi di StagionaleUS$26.00

                                                                                roasted parsnips, turnips, rutabaga, sweet potatoes, scallions, garlic, fresh basil, organic extra virgin olive oil

                                                                                Chicken

                                                                                • Chicken MilaneseUS$24.00

                                                                                  breaded & topped with shaved parmesan, arugula, tomato and red onion salad

                                                                                  • Chicken GiambottaUS$28.00

                                                                                    onions, vinegar peppers, mushrooms, sausage, artichoke hearts, potatoes

                                                                                    Seafood

                                                                                    • Red SnapperUS$32.00

                                                                                      crispy potato crust, sautéed spinach, chardonnay beurre blanc

                                                                                      • Organic Scottish SalmonUS$32.00

                                                                                        shrimp, french lentils, asparagus, baby carrots, cherry tomatoes, roasted garlic

                                                                                        • BranzinoUS$38.00

                                                                                          semi-boneless, kalamata olives, capers, fresh plum tomatoes, garlic, olive 0il

                                                                                          • HalibutUS$42.00

                                                                                            mushroom risotto, asparagus, plum tomatoes, roasted shallot-sherry reduction

                                                                                            • Zuppa di PesceUS$44.00

                                                                                              lobster, shrimp, filet, scallops, mussels, clams, calamari, plum tomato, garlic, olive oil

                                                                                              Steaks & Chops

                                                                                              • Osso BucoUS$48.00

                                                                                                braised veal shank, risotto, roasted vegetable jus

                                                                                                • Boneless Short RibsUS$38.00

                                                                                                  bourbon mashed sweet potatoes, haricot verts, mushroom-barolo demi-glace

                                                                                                  • Veal Rack ChopUS$54.00

                                                                                                    parmesan crusted, barolo-wild mushroom jus, potato-mascarpone croquette

                                                                                                    • Veal Chop MilaneseUS$54.00

                                                                                                      breaded & topped with shaved parmesan, arugula, tomato, red onion salad

                                                                                                      • Veal Chop ParmigianaUS$54.00

                                                                                                        pounded & breaded, marinara sauce, mozzarella

                                                                                                        • Pork ChopsUS$32.00

                                                                                                          potatoes, onions, sweet & hot cherry peppers

                                                                                                          • Lamb Rack ChopsUS$42.00

                                                                                                            fingerling potatoes, broccoli rabe, rosemary-balsamic reduction

                                                                                                            • Filet MignonUS$40.00

                                                                                                              portabella mushrooms, peppers, port wine-marsala demi glace

                                                                                                              • Dry Aged NY Strip SteakUS$49.00

                                                                                                                herb rubbed, sautéed broccoli rabe, mashed potatoes

                                                                                                                Sides

                                                                                                                • Wild MushroomsUS$8.00

                                                                                                                  • Sautéed SpinachUS$7.00

                                                                                                                    • Sautéed EscaroleUS$7.00

                                                                                                                      • Truffle FriesUS$9.00

                                                                                                                        • Hand Cut French FriesUS$7.00

                                                                                                                          • Broccoli Rabe & SausageUS$12.00

                                                                                                                            • AsparagusUS$8.00

                                                                                                                              • Mashed PotatoesUS$7.00

                                                                                                                                • Bourbon Mashed Sweet PotatoesUS$8.00

                                                                                                                                  • Long Hot Peppers, Onions, PotatoesUS$13.00

                                                                                                                                    Kids Menu

                                                                                                                                    • Penne Marinara or ButterUS$12.00

                                                                                                                                      • Chicken Fingers & FriesUS$14.00

                                                                                                                                        Last updated: April 23, 2022

                                                                                                                                        What 2,417 people are saying

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                                                                                                                                          EvelynJ

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                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined 1 day ago

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          It was a wonderful place to celebrate 32 years of marriage just perfect. Our waiter Bill was excellent

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                                                                                                                                          3oldladies

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          28 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          28 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined 2 days ago

                                                                                                                                          overall5food4service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          As usual the food was very good.. we had mussels soft shell crab and rack of lamb.. the atmosphere is always pretty.. Our server Georgia was excellent and very professional and friendly as she has been on previous occasions.

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                                                                                                                                          DebJ

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined 4 days ago

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Always a special place to come. Service and food exceptional.

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                                                                                                                                          RyanE

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          4 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          4 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined 7 days ago

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Some of the best service we have had at a restaurant in NJ! Servers were attentive without being in the way. Food was consistently delicious as were the cocktails. View of the lake was beautiful, we would highly recommend this spot for dinner!

                                                                                                                                        5. SV

                                                                                                                                          ShobhanaV

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          9 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          4.0

                                                                                                                                          9 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 21, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                                                                                                          The restaurant ambience and our view was superb. However the customers on our neighboring table were very loud and noisy and using bad language with each other. Since I had my 10 yr old and my 70yr mom …I was very uncomfortable with the situation. The food was good. Truffle fries were bit tasteless and burnt. The main courses and desert was very good. The service was excellent… though the person serving the drinks poured so much in my martini glass that it overflowed and I literally had to take a few sips without picking up my glass so as to not spill more. Not very good ! But overall the dinner was enjoyable.

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                                                                                                                                          noname

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          6 reviews

                                                                                                                                          3.0

                                                                                                                                          6 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 18, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall3food4service5ambience2

                                                                                                                                          Nice selection of foods and the service was very good, however the place inside is very dated and dark. It could really use an update!

                                                                                                                                        7. AF

                                                                                                                                          AFPagano

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          77 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          77 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 15, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Always EXCELLENT!!

                                                                                                                                        8. OT

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                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          7 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          7 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 14, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          We went on the recommendation of a friend. We had a wonderful experience. The restaurant was lovely. The food was impeccable. The drinks and wine were supreme and we will be returning for sure.

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                                                                                                                                          Dorob

                                                                                                                                          Hawaii

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 13, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Superb cuisine, generous drinks, fine service with a great view and fair prices. What more could you ask?

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                                                                                                                                          KrisO

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 10, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          We enjoyed a wedding anniversary dinner at Water and Wine. Service and food was excellent. Great selection of wines and generous cocktails! We will definitely go back - loved the view.

                                                                                                                                        11. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          3.0

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 8, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall3food3service4ambience4

                                                                                                                                          WE BEEN HERE A FEW TIMES MENU WAS CHANGED FOR MOTHERS DAY SERVICE WAS GOOD BUT THE FOOD WAS AVERAGE

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                                                                                                                                          Ritz

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          199 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          199 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 8, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience4

                                                                                                                                          Mother’s Day… never disappoints

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                                                                                                                                          Timetoeat

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          4.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 8, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall4food4service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          I’ve been here a few times to celebrate special occasions, I always throughly enjoy every visit. The ambience is relaxing, the service is top notch and the food is great.

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                                                                                                                                          jc22

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          11 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          11 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 8, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Bill provided excellent service! His recommendations were spot on.

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                                                                                                                                          New York Area

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                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 8, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Staff was friendly and the food was delicious. Not to mention the outstanding views, 10/10 my Mother’s Day experience was wonderful.

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                                                                                                                                          TikibarBill

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          28 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          28 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 8, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience4

                                                                                                                                          This is our favorite local restaurant for good reason... The food and service are consistently excellent. Great wine list with some very good selections available by the glass.

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                                                                                                                                          Jandhfromnj

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 8, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          As always phenomenal!!

                                                                                                                                        18. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 7, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          It was our 1 year anniversary dinner. Everything was delicious and spaced out well. Service was also great. We had a wonderful time.

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                                                                                                                                          TomF

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          11 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          11 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 6, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          ALWAYS ALWAYS ALWAYS a great dining experience. Sensational food and impeccable service.

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                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 6, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Emilio our server was fantastic Drink great Apps great Mains great

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                                                                                                                                          G1Review

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 6, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Went with my wife and 3 kids for Mother’s Day. Food was excellent, our waiter was great especially with our youngest son. It was expensive but worth it for the food, location and staff.

                                                                                                                                        22. S

                                                                                                                                          Sanjib

                                                                                                                                          Washington DC

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 6, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          We had a very good experience overall.

                                                                                                                                        23. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          Orange County

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 5, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service4ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Food was delicious, creatively prepared, and tasted fresh. Dining rooms, despite being full, did not feel crowded. The view of the lake may have added to the feeling of being in a vast space. Waiter, Mariano, made a stellar wine recommendation that paired well with the Scottish Salmon. Yum! Overall excellent experience!!

                                                                                                                                        24. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New England

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

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                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 5, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          My son’s birthday

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                                                                                                                                          tom13

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 5, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          To begin, I don't like valet parking and you don't have a choice because there is no street parking in the vicinity. The service, food and drinks are all top shelf and the view is very pretty. I will go back and I can recommend with confidence.

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                                                                                                                                          VMSS

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          7 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          7 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on May 1, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience4

                                                                                                                                          Lovely lake view. Friendly service. Excellent wine choices. Generous portions.

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                                                                                                                                          NicoleO

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          2 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          2 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 30, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          As usual the food and service here are beyond excellent!

                                                                                                                                        28. PA

                                                                                                                                          PatA

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          9 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          9 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 29, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Great evening. Quite a broad menu selection. Generous portions. The cocktails are great and the service is outstanding. Can’t wait to go back!!!!

                                                                                                                                        29. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          5 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          5 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 27, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Phenomenal food and service!

                                                                                                                                        30. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          5 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          5 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 24, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Great dinner to celebrate birthdays

                                                                                                                                        31. DM

                                                                                                                                          DavidM

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 24, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Very nice place! So romantic♥️

                                                                                                                                        32. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 23, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          I took my wife here for a much needed date night. Food was absolutely delicious and the plating was amazing. We have been here once before and will continue to make Water and Wine a dinner destination. Kudos to the chef and staff for making each time memorable.

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                                                                                                                                          LarryW

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 23, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Superb experience made even better by Bill, our server who was outstanding.

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                                                                                                                                          Michaelk

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 22, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          The Food at Water and Wine is always a (10+) James manages that Restaurant better than anyone and his attention to detail is the absolute best. Glad that Water and Wine is in our Neighborhood. Cheers

                                                                                                                                        35. FC

                                                                                                                                          FrancisC

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 20, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Everything from the service to the food and desert were Fantastic!!Would definitely recommend Water and Wine!!

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                                                                                                                                          Gilly

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          1 review

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 17, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Absolutely amazing evening! From the attention from the bar tender to the full attention of our food server it was wonderful! The view of the water and the ambiance of the room made it a delightful evening. The oysters were fantastic, the steaks and filet mignon were cooked to perfection and the wine suggestion was awesome! Can't wait to go back again!

                                                                                                                                        37. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          3 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 17, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Always outstanding!

                                                                                                                                        38. NP

                                                                                                                                          NancyP

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          7 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          7 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 17, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          Easter dinner at Water and Wine was excellent. Great menu, from appetizers, to entrees to desserts. The service was more than we could ask for and our waiter was always there to answer any questions. Pricing very reasonable with drinks included. It was a wonderful day to celebrate at Water and Wine. Thank you!

                                                                                                                                        39. OT

                                                                                                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                                                                                                          New York Area

                                                                                                                                          8 reviews

                                                                                                                                          vip
                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          8 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 16, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          So consistent - love the food - service is great and ambiance very nice especially looking out on the lake.

                                                                                                                                        40. e

                                                                                                                                          eromadm

                                                                                                                                          Philadelphia

                                                                                                                                          8 reviews

                                                                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                                                                          8 reviews

                                                                                                                                          Dined on April 16, 2022

                                                                                                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                          We arrived a little early and were seated promptly. It's a beautiful place a lot of atmosphere. The food was delicious, great service.

                                                                                                                                        Safety precautions

                                                                                                                                        • Cleaning & sanitising

                                                                                                                                          • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
                                                                                                                                          • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
                                                                                                                                          • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
                                                                                                                                          • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
                                                                                                                                          • Contactless payment available
                                                                                                                                        • Physical distancing

                                                                                                                                          • Limited number of seated diners
                                                                                                                                          • Distancing maintained in common areas
                                                                                                                                          • Extra space between tables
                                                                                                                                        • Screening

                                                                                                                                          • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

                                                                                                                                        FAQs

                                                                                                                                        Water and Wine offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (908) 755-9344.

                                                                                                                                        Water and Wine is rated 4.8 stars by 2417 OpenTable diners.

                                                                                                                                        Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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                                                                                                                                        Google Map for Water and Wine

                                                                                                                                        141 Stirling Rd Watchung, NJ 07069

                                                                                                                                        Additional information

                                                                                                                                        • Neighbourhood

                                                                                                                                          Watchung

                                                                                                                                        • Hours of Operation

                                                                                                                                          Dinner Tue–Sat 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 3:00 pm–9:00 pm

                                                                                                                                        • Cuisines

                                                                                                                                          American, Italian, Seafood

                                                                                                                                        • Dining style

                                                                                                                                          Casual Dining

                                                                                                                                        • Dress Code

                                                                                                                                          Business Casual

                                                                                                                                        • Parking Details

                                                                                                                                          We also have a private lot.

                                                                                                                                        • Payment Options

                                                                                                                                          AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

                                                                                                                                        • Executive Chef

                                                                                                                                          John Tocci

                                                                                                                                        • Additional

                                                                                                                                          Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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