Toast Restaurant, Montclair, NJ:
A Dining Review

Toast Restaurant
Three NJ Locations:
700 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ

516 Cookman Ave
Asbury Park, NJ
732- 776-5900

45 Monmouth St,
Red Bank, NJ
(732) 224-1234

Restaurant Highlights

Fare:  Eclectic - Breakfast/Lunch

Price:  Moderate

Value:  Very Good

Noise Level:  Moderate - High

Dress:  Very casual

Excellent Breakfast/Brunch menu with fresh farm ingredients

Excellent kids, and healthy vegetarian and vegan menu.

Tends to be crowded and noisy on weekends

Recommended For:  Diners who enjoy a healthy, creative breakfast.

Not Recommended For:  Diners who prefer traditional diner style food served in large portions

Recommended dishes:  When available, For breakfast, The Red Velvet Pancakes; Banana Foster French Toast; and The vegetarian Scrambled Tofu Eggs; For lunch, The Lobster Roll served with fresh lobster meat lightly tossed with a little mayo and a little lemon, served on a traditional grilled roll, and hot melted butter on the side; The Crab cake Sandwich served on a challah bun topped with grilled red onion and a cucumber wasabi sauce; or The Cuban made with roasted pork, ham, melted swiss, mojito and pickles served with mustard on the side.

Restaurant Review

Toast Restaurant has three new Jersey locations. This review is for the Montclair, NJ location.

Owned and operated by Amy Russo Harrigan, this eclectic restaurant serves up a wide variety of creative, and healthy breakfast, brunch and lunch dishes at a reasonable price.

The menu includes a good selection of kids, vegetarian, and vegan dishes.

They use fresh ingredients including farm-fresh eggs, buttermilk, butter, vanilla, etc. in preparing their breakfast dishes.

The decor is charming with rustic woodwork and walls adorned with portraits, mason jars and other country items.

On Sundays get there before 10 am before churches let out as they are often crowded and noisy on weekends.

Best seating is in the booths and on the second floor.

They welcome groups for birthday parties, book clubs, baby showers, and more. Open 7 days from 7:30 am to 3 PM.

(updated: October, 2016)

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