Fare: New American
Food Quality: 2 1/2 Stars
Service: 2 1/2 Stars
Decor: 2 1/2 Stars
Overall Rating: 2 1/2 Stars
Note: Four star Rating System from 1/2 Star = Poor to Four stars = Best in Class
Serves well creative, healthy dishes at a very reasonable price.
Attractive, rustic decor with scenic lakeside views.
Noise Level: Moderate
Recommended For: Budget conscious diners who enjoy creative food at a reasonable price in an attractive, rustic, lake side setting.
Not Recommended For: Upscale diners who may prefer a more formal setting; or for casual diners who prefer a menu with a larger variety of comfort food.
Recommended dishes: When in season, When in season, The Wild Boar Ragu with homemade pappardelle; The Lobster Risotto green garbanzo beans & lemon foam (vegetarian); and Alice's Homemade Meatloaf with mashed potaotes, scallions, broccolini & mushroom gravy
Liquor: Good selection of very reasonably priced wines and specialty cocktails.
Alice's Restaurant, located on the lake in Lake Hopatcong, is popular with diners who enjoy reasonably priced, well prepared food in an attractive, lakeside setting. A good choice for a date or a romantic occasion.
The menu has now evolved into a mix of creative, healthy dishes and comfort food with very reasonable prices.
Alice's Restaurant has attractive lake front views of Lake Hopatcong with a large deck for outside dining in the warmer months.
The interior has a rustic decor with vaulted ceilings, restored barn wood walls, comfortable booths, and a mahogany bar that runs the length of the deck for a clear view of the lake.
The downstairs "Big Fish Lounge" offers a more upscale complement to the upstairs dining area with subdued lighting, walls done up in upholstered leather, weathered mirrors, leather seating and a marble bar with a view of the water.
The kitchen is run by Chef Joseph SanFilippo who offers a seasonal menu using fresh seasonal ingredients
When in season they use local produce picked fresh from the Szigethys’ Halsey Island farm.
Alices restaurant is open with seasonal hours
February 1st – May 31st; Wednesday & Thursdays: 5 pm – 10 pm, Friday & Saturday: 12 pm – 10 pm, Sunday: 12 pm – 9 pm
June 1st - December 31st: Wednesday - Saturday;: 12 pm - 10 pm , Sunday: 12 pm - 9 pm
Reservations are recommended during the peak summer months.
(updated: December 2016)
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