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Black Fig Greek Kitchen & Bar

787 State Route 34, Matawan, NJ 07747-6678
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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“hummus” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
“flat bread” (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 3 days ago

If you're looking for something other than standard Greek food, try this restaurant. Not every option is a home run, but all are tasty and nicely served.

Thank redhead180
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family took me there for my birthday. The restaurant is lovely. It is pleasing to the eye. I service from the bar was great. I had a Lemon Drop cocktail and it was tasty. For dinner we ordered the burger, salmon, rib eye and...More

Thank valeriemabel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second time here and the food is great. We ordered a bunch of apps including the octopus, dips, fried avocado and shrimp and sausage special. All were delicious!! Entrees were just as good. Lamb, osso bucco, moussaka, souvlaki and seared tuna were...More

Thank MichEdNJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stood at the hostess podium and waited while looking for a host. Finally 2 waiters came over and one asked where we wanted to sit. I pointed to the dining room area and he sat us there. We waited a while for our waitress....More

Thank Chicagokris
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Overall we enjoyed our dinner. Service was good but we had to ask if there were specials. Though we took it stride, one of the glasses did have lipstick on it. It was replaced promptly. Usually when ordering Saganaki it is flambéed at the table....More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 10 May 2018

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