Restaurants & Bars

Mid-Atlantic Georgian

Georgian Street Scene in Watchung


Live your best food life.

Sign up to discover your next favorite restaurant, recipe, or cookbook in the largest community of knowledgeable food enthusiasts.
Sign Up For Free
Restaurants & Bars 1

Georgian Street Scene in Watchung

mountebank | Sep 8, 2009 08:52 AM

I had the misfortune to stop at this place a couple of weeks ago. It's a Georgian restaurant on Route 22 westbound in Watchung.

It was a little before noon so I wasn't surprised that I was the only one in the restaurant. However, during the next 30 minutes not one other person came in. And now I know why!

Things started well when I received a nice hot basket of bread. The first piece wasn't bad at all but by the time I got to the second all the pieces were tough and chewy. Can you spell microwave?

My lamb stew arrived and it was truly awful. It was a bowl full of fatty, greyish meat with a greasy sauce poured over it. It might have been mutton but it definitely was not lamb. I am convinced that it was mastadon meat. I ate about a third of this concoction, paid my bill and left. Since I was now really hungry, I stopped at a burger joint on the way home.

Service was very good throughout my half hour experience but nothing will get me back to this place.

Want to stay up to date with this post?

Recommended From Chowhound