Steakhouse in Red Bank Opens Chic Speakeasy; Other Dining News

Plus: A bubble tea/fried chicken concept comes to Cedar Knolls, while a drive-thru coffee shop opens in Dumont.

The speakeasy at Gabriella's Italian Steakhouse in Red Bank
Gabriella's Italian Steakhouse in Red Bank boasts a new 50-seat speakeasy. Photo: Courtesy of Anthony Serrantonio


Gabriella’s Italian Steakhouse, Red Bank

Gabriella’s Italian Steakhouse has expanded with a 50-seat speakeasy. The Red Bank steakhouse, co-owned by Frank Brusco and Gabriella Varshavsky, is known for its raw bar, Italian dishes and steaks.
447 NJ-35; 732-456-6699

Captain Obadiah’s Seafood Market, Marmora

Captain Obadiah’s Seafood Market, now part of the growing Blue Dog Hospitality Group (Deauville Inn, Yesterday’s), is celebrating its grand reopening over Memorial Day weekend. Expect a great variety of fresh seafood—shrimp, crab, oysters and more!—in a casual, laid-back environment. Dine-in and takeout is available.
321 Roosevelt Boulevard 

Kung Fu Tea and TKK Fried Chicken, Cedar Knolls

America’s largest bubble tea chain has paired up with a popular Taiwanese fried-chicken joint to open a dual-concept location in Cedar Knolls. Order TKK’s wings, curly fries and charred corn for the ultimate comfort meal, and quench your thirst with Kung Fu’s milk tea or mango green tea.
86 Ridgedale Ave Unit 3; 973-939-1771

The Human Bean, Dumont

Drive-thru coffee stand the Human Bean—whose signature beverages are topped with a chocolate-covered coffee bean—is now serving up drinks in Dumont. The Oregon-based chain has over 300 locations throughout the U.S. Choose from such items as the caramel hazelnut mocha, matcha and frozen hot chocolate.
417 Washington Avenue; 201-244-8850

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