Fare: New American
Food Quality: 2 Stars
Service: 2 Stars
Decor: 3 Stars
Overall Rating: 2 Stars
Note: Four star Rating System from 1/2 Star = poor to Four stars = Best in Class
Good for celebrating a romantic, special occasion
Food and service a notch below the luxury ambiance.
Noise Level: Moderate
Dress: Upscale Casual.
Recommended For: Diners looking for a fine dining restaurant with attractive decor to celebrate a special occasion.
Not Recommended For: Budget conscious diners and young families who prefer more casual dining with lower menu prices and larger food portions.
Recommended dishes: When available, The Wasabi Crusted Salmon with Shitake Mushrooms, Bok Choy, Aji Tako, Wakame, Ginger, Tobiko and Homemade Ponzu; The Grilled Filet Mignon with Baby Carrots, Zucchini and Patti Pan Squash with Herb Boursin Whipped Potatoes and caramelized Onion Demi-Glace; and The Walnut Crusted Crab Cakes with Candied Walnuts and Toasted Pumpkin Seeds with a Roasted Pumpkin Maple Cream.
Liquor: Full service bar
The Raven and the Peach is popular for celebrating special occasions and with it's attractive decor and low noise, it's a popular spot for intimate, romantic dining.
The ambiance is upscale with ceiling fans, potted plants, much like "Casablanca", in a comfortable, cozy setting. It's custom-made chairs and tables sit at reasonable intervals for an intimate dining experience.
While the restaurant offers excellent decor, the food and service tends to be barely be a notch above typical banquet dining.
The Raven and the Peach is a popular banquet venue for weddings and other private party functions. Their banquet room is located above the restaurant on the second floor in their Casablanca Ballroom with an attractive decor of woods, table appointments underneath a sky lit ceiling with large windows looking out on the town of Fair Haven.
The service is casual and friendly with servers wearing ties.
On Friday and Saturday evenings, The Raven and the Peach has live entertainment by a Two Piece Jazz Ensemble.
Open 7 days/week. Valet Parking is available
(updated: September, 2016)
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