Cranford is a quaint North Jersey town located in the heart of Union County. There’s plenty of shopping to be done at antique stores, art galleries, salons, spas, and gift shops. But most importantly, there’s amazing dining! Join us as we take a look at our Local’s Guide to Cranford Restaurants. If we missed any of your favorites, please let us know!
Located in the heart of downtown Cranford, Old Cafe and Grill offers a variety of traditional Middle Eastern and Mediterranean fare. The atmosphere is comfortable and there is sidewalk seating, to boot!
An eclectic menu in a bistro setting that’s cozy, warm, and romantic. All dishes contain, garlic, of course. Most meals are served with their Garlic Rose bread dip, fresh roasted garlic, warm rustic bread, and a fresh house salad.
A family-oriented Italian restaurant that’s been in business since 2001. With quiet, candlelit tables, it’s a great place for a date night. Bring your own wine and feast on the Zuppa Di Pesce combo of lobster, calamari, clams, shrimp, sea scallops, and mussels in a fresh garlic tomato clam broth.
The best fresh, homemade ice cream in the area featuring many rich and creamy flavors such as: Madagascar Vanilla, Chocolate Silk, Salted Caramel Pecan, and award-winning Bananas Foster.