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Black Fig Greek Kitchen & Bar

787 State Route 34, Matawan, NJ 07747-6678
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“hummus” (4 reviews)
“flat bread” (2 reviews)
“black pig” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
787 State Route 34, Matawan, NJ 07747-6678
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Opted to try this local spot for lunch which offered a different variety of tastes. From the moment we entered until we left the level of service was excellent. The lunch menu offered standard Greek options. The mussels were a very tasty choice. The "platters"...More

Thank jjflan
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

They’ve redecorated and it looks cute inside. The red pepper/feta appetizer is AMAZING. Meatballs—incredible. Burger—yum. Grilled fish—perfect. Tuna and avocado appetizer—great. Haven’t had a single thing that I didn’t love. This is one of my favorite local places now.

Thank jenntish
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Sadly, this was our 3rd and will be the last visit to this restaurant. We so wanted this place to excel because we want to stay local BUT everytime something goes amiss. As well, Black Fig is the 3rd restaurant to occupy this site in...More

Thank NACnj
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Just had our 3rd visit to BF. None of them have been a disappointment. I have to say I order the same thing every time( the beet salad with figs, and the lamb flat bread) and each time I love it. The drink with the...More

Thank sugarmag13
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice setting with great meze plates and main lunch courses. Very generous portions and innovatively presented. The staff was very polite and knowledgeable.

Thank Vasilios C
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I was a little hesitant when my friends suggested to have a sit down dinner for our group of 35 women but we did. Appetizers and bread was on the table as we came in. We had 4 different dips. I'm not a humus person...More

Thank Jodi W
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Last night we went here looking for a new place to try. It was excellent. I had the Moussaka which was served in this individual crock and when I reached my spoon in and it was the ultimate Greek comfort food. We also got the...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

While staff were friendly and place clean, we, being Greek, were a little disappointed with the food. The appetizer's were all very delicious (and we had most all of them) our main courses was where it fell short. Portions were also fine as were the...More

1  Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Made reservation for 2 on a Saturday night. Once we arrived , you can notice how loud place due to bad acoustics in this restaurant. They then proceed to sit us right in an area near kitchen where immediately 3 or 4 waiters passed our...More

Thank NJ_Travelerz
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have been here many times since it has opened and it gets better every time. The grilled Avocado Salad is amazing....Service is always great!

Thank ME P
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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 787 State Route 34, Matawan, NJ 07747-6678
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Matawan
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