Food & Drink

Press Releases

New Chef’s Tasting Menu at The Manor Restaurant

The Manor Restaurant, West Orange, NJ

The Manor Restaurant has created a new limited-time four-course summer $59 prix fixe Chef’s Tasting Menu. The new menu option is available now through July 29th.

The Chef’s Tasting Menu is an exploration of American cuisine infused with French technique, utilizing the freshest of ingredients. Each course is paired with an optional wine selection, chosen by The Manor’s wine director to compliment the flavors of each dish. The Manor’s full dinner menu is also still available, featuring a well-balanced selection of classic favorites and new creations.

À la carte diners can enjoy the Chef’s Tasting Menu in The Manor’s Terrace Lounge, an inviting room featuring an oak bar, gorgeous floral arrangements, a masterful pianist, and generously-spaced tables, allowing for a more intimate dining experience.

Sign Up for E-News

Many of the seasonal fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, and honey used to create The Manor’s dishes are sourced directly from its own farm, just minutes away and located on the grounds of the 40-acre Pleasantdale Chateau estate ( -- one of it’s sister properties, both of which are owned and operated by the Knowles family.

The Terrace Lounge is available for à la carte dining Wednesday through Friday beginning at 6:00 p.m. Dinner service begins on Saturdays at 5:00 p.m. and on Sundays at 4:00 p.m.

To make a reservation for à la carte (or buffet dining), please call 973-731-2360 or visit to link to Open Table online reservations.

About The Manor Restaurant
Since 1956 (and now in its 56th year of operation), The Manor Restaurant has been a dining destination for generations of restaurant patrons.  It’s long-standing dedication to providing a classic fine-dining experience, has earned it countless awards and recognitions, including a current and unmatched record of 24-consecutive AAA Four Diamond Awards; a feat not achieved by any other restaurant across the entire state of New Jersey, and surpassed by only two other restaurants in the entirety of the United States. Bordered by Eagle Rock Reservation to the east and situated on 20 acres of manicured gardens, The Manor’s sprawling architecture hosts classic banquet rooms, fine dining rooms and Italianate fountains. The Manor is a veritable village of craftsmen and artisans, including a coppersmith responsible for creating the copper pots used in the restaurant kitchen and a baker who produces, in the onsite bakery, everything from rolls and baguettes to wedding cakes, pastries and gingerbread houses for weddings and à la carte dinners.

The Manor Restaurant is located at 111 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052. For more information, call 973-731-2360 or visit


The Manor's Chef's Tasting Menu 

Available Until July 29th
Fixed Price 

$59.00 Per Person 

With Selected Wines - $25.00 Additional 

Chef's Daily Selection
Domaine Chandon Sparkling Rosé, California n/v
First Course 

Parma Ham with Compressed Melon 

Basil Sorbet, Aged Balsamic Vinegar
Mulderbosch Rosé of Cabernet, South Africa 2011
Second Course
French Dover Sole 

Slow-Cooked Vegetable Tournées, Amandine Sauce 

Mount Eden Chardonnay, Edna Valley 2009
Main Course

Petite Filet Mignon 
Baby Candy Beets, Hen of the Wood Mushrooms,
Creamed Local Potatoes, Bordeaux Reduction 

Educated Guess Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley 2009

Chocolate Cherry Clafoutis 

Warm Chocolate Cake Baked with Cherries,

served with Vanilla Ice Cream 

Domaine de Valcros Banyuls Hors D'age, Languedoc-Roussillon, France n/v 


Chef's Assortment of Four Artisan Cheeses 

Ibores (Spain-Goat), Cypress Grove Purple Haze (USA-Goat),
Pecorino Toscano (Italy-Sheep), 
Bleu d'Auvergne (France-Cow)

Toasted Olive Bread, Honey, Quince Paste, 
Candied Walnuts,
Mâche Greens, Fig and Almond Cake
Cesari Mara Ripasso, Baby Amarone, Verona, Italy 2009


TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


Evolve Cycle And Fitness Presale Happening Now!

May 18, 2018

CALDWELL, NJ - Evolve Cycle and Fitness is now offering 10 classes for only $90. That’s only $9 a class when you purchase before its official Grand Opening on Friday, June 1, 2018. 

Only two weeks left to take advantage of this limited time offer! Call Martha at 973-979-5919 or click here to sign up.

Evolve Cycle and Fitness is a Premier Fitness Boutique ...

Save Up To 20% at CNP Treasures

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Are you still looking for the perfect gift for your mom or that special someone in your life for Mother's Day? Then CNP Treasures has you covered! Save up to 20% at CNP Treasures located at 14 Northfield Ave in West Orange.

Come by this weekend so we can help you find the perfect gift! Offer expires Sunday, May ...

Upcoming Events

Wed, May 23, 7:00 PM

Livingston Community Center (lower level), Livingston

NJ-11 Congressional Candidates Debate, hosted by ...

Education Government Law & Justice


Thu, May 24, 6:30 PM

Heritage Middle School , Livingston

Livingston Public Schools Presents: 6th to 7th ...



Thu, May 24, 7:00 PM

Livingston Public Library, Livingston

Understanding Hearing Loss

Health & Wellness

Montclair HS Student Reported Sexual Assault in All-Gender Bathroom, Officials Say

May 17, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - According to published reports on Wednesday, Montclair Police officials are investigating allegations of sexual assault reported to have occurred in a bathroom at Montclair High School.

Montclair police officials state that officers received a report about an incident at the high school of a sexual nature that occurred around 3:18 p.m. on Monday. The ...

Still Time to Register for Livingston's Fall Intown Soccer

May 14, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Although a late fee may be applied as of May 13, registration is still open for the Fall 2018 Intown Soccer season in Livingston, including the high school co-ed program.

Livingston Soccer Club's (LSC) Intown program is all about sportsmanship, making friends, getting some exercise and learning a bit about soccer along the way. LSC provides the following ...

10-Year-Old Cancer Patient Receives Donation from Randolph Hockey Family

May 21, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ — While the inter-town hockey battles on the ice between Randolph and Roxbury are fierce at every age level, when it comes to real-life battles off the ice, there is no hesitation to offer help to their neighbor.

Such is the case with a recent gesture of unity and support from the members of the Randolph varsity hockey team, when they came together to ...

A Royal Pain

I went to a big wedding over the weekend.  It was in England.

I like to think I was invited, but according to the Royal Guards and the Thames Valley Police I was not.  But more about that later.

You see, not too long ago I received an evite addressed to me from H&  Curiously, it was in my spam folder with a warning message. For an evite it was pretty ...