We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Belford Bistro

870 Main St, Middletown, NJ 07718-1022
+1 732-495-8151
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (14 reviews)
“crab cakes” (16 reviews)
“cheesecake” (8 reviews)
All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
870 Main St, Middletown, NJ 07718-1022
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (118)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner with friendsThis restaurant is quickly becoming one of our favorites. Excellent food and superb service. Very good prefix Mondays Wednesdays and Thursday and Friday

Thank Phyllis G
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

ALWAYS a wonderful gastric experience from this little bistro! Go for the mussels , fresh fish or homemade pastas. End with the chunky monkey dessert . Yum !!

Thank Gwendzack
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is our local, special occasion restaurant - its that good! This chef puts his heart and soul into his food. We have tried everything on the menu and have never been disappointed!! Flavors just explode in your mouth, I don't know how he does...More

Thank Pdag510
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This was my second time eating at Belford Bistro - at first you may say it has a limited menu; however, in my opinion the limited allows for the attention to detail that make each dish tasteful. The staff continues to be warm and pleasant....More

1  Thank fredmond610
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Bistro is very close to my home. We have had several meals there and the food is delicious. What turned us off was the noise level. I like to have a conversation while eating and it was very difficult on this particular evening. Also,...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The food here is yummy. If you plan on going try and get a reservation. We have not had much luck walking in and getting a seat.

Thank JN1018
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I wish this restaurant were not a hundred miles from our home! It would be at the top of my list! My husband's skirt steak meal was cooked to perfection. My pasta Bolognese was fantastic ! I wished I had not gotten a half serving....More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We tried the Belford Bistro after hearing multiple favorable reviews. The restaurant has a pleasant atmosphere, comfortable table arrangements - not over crowded. Most important, there were some very interesting and trendy items on menu. Our group of four ordered appetizers, salads, pasta, seafood and...More

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Went for dinner for our anniversary. We have eaten here before. Always excellent food prepared with creativity. No overly heavy sauces etc. I had mussels my wife had crab cakes. Both beautiful. Service excellent. check for fixed price dinner specials on some nights.

Thank David_Laurie6
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We visit Belford Bistro a few times each year. Our recent visit reconfirmed our expectations. Seared scallop appetizer was excellent. Mushroom ravioli with pancetta+truffle+asparagus+... and hanger steak were also excellent. Cheesecake and creme brulee were very nice endings to the meal. Portions are just the...More

1  Thank David D
Nearby Restaurants
Kings Arms II Diner
10 reviews
.57 km away
6 reviews
.39 km away
Naples Pizzeria
9 reviews
.00 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hole in One Miniature Golf & Pizza
5 reviews
3.27 km away
Deep Cut Gardens
55 reviews
4.05 km away
First Avenue Playhouse Dessert Theatre
65 reviews
4.72 km away
Keansburg Amusement Park
176 reviews
5.66 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Linda G
1 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Joe D | Reviewed this property |
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 5:00-6:30PM.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 870 Main St, Middletown, NJ 07718-1022
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 732-495-8151
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing