978 River Ave (Between Chateau Dr. & Finchley) Lakewood, NJ 08701
STARTERS Classic Beef Carpaccio - Thinly-sliced filet of beef served with housemade crostini, turffle oil, arugula salad and roasted garlic aioli
Tuna Tartar - lightly seared tuna with sesame scallion, ginger, avocado puree with potatoe gaufrettes
Asian Beef Spring Roll - Pulled beef spring roll with a cucumber/mango relish and sweet/spicy dipping sauce
Veal Sweetbreads and Puff Pastry- Pan-seared crispy veal sweetbreads served over a medley of caramelized cipollini onion broth glazed garden vegetables, spring onion, and wild mushrooms.
Duck Bruschetta- duck confit served over bruschetta and topped with bruleed peach Jucama relish
Prime Rib Sliders - A trio of char-grilled sliders served with caramelized onion, house-pickles, tomato and peppercorn remoulade.
Pulled Brisket Sliders - Tender smoked brisket finished with house-made barbeque sauce, served with southern slaw, crispy onions and pickles.
Baby Lamb Chop - Double-cut baby lamb chop served with wild leek and fresh mint almond pesto
Petite Filet Salad- Marinated 6 oz center cut filet, served with grilled avocado, tomato, Vidalia onion, and portobella mushrooms atop a bed of romaine hearts with basil dressing. Spring Mix Salad - Mixed greens dressed with balsamic & white truffle dressing, served with tomatoes, english cucumbers and red onion. Wilted Spinach Salmon Salad- 9 oz filet of salmon served over wilted spinach, sauteed asparagus, braised fennel, oven roasted tomato, boiled egg and Bearnaise sauce. Caesar Salad - Romaine lettuce tossed with garlic Caesar dressing and topped with house-made foccacia croutons, julienned portabella mushrooms & grape tomatoes.
Chilean Sea Bass - Chilean sea bass with purple risotto, white asparagus cream and sauteed spinach Prince Prime Cut- 16 oz. USDA Prime boneless Rib-Eye steak served with caramelized onion Yukon mashed potatoes, Cipollini reduction, spinach and sauteed Beech mushrooms. Bordelaise Short Ribs- Braised short rib with Bordelaise sauce served with Yukon mashed potatoes and crispy onions. Chicken Capon - Boneless sous vide chicken breast with garden herb stuffing, served with wild mushrooms, ramp couscous and fresh english peas. Seared Duck Breast - Sear-roasted duck breast with Basmati Rice, duck confit and a candied ginger poached plum salad. Steak au Poivre - Skirt steak with peppercorn mushroom sauce, olive oil-whipped Yukon mashed potatoes, and balsamic garlic string beans. Potato Crusted Salmon - Potato crusted salmon served over spinach, shallots and roasted tomatoes with lemon caper beurre blanc Rack of Lamb - Four baby lamb chops served with spring onion, fresh mint almond pesto and couscous with olive oil, herbs, garlic, lemon, braised fennel and tomato confit. Rustic Lamb Shank - Lamb shank braised in red wine jus with rustic mirepoix and roasted garlic Yukon mashed potatoes. Veal Milanese - Veal cutlet lightly breaded and pan fried. Served with olive oil Yukon mashed potatoes, basil tartar sauce and summer tomato salad. Asian Marinated Rib-Eye - Marinated and grilled boneless rib-eye served with sesame green beans, caramelized onions and teriyaki sauce. Garlic chicken - Seared roasted breast of chicken, peas and carrot rice pilaf, sauteed aragula and roasted garlic rosemary gravy. Classic Rib-Eye- 14 oz. bone-in Rib-Eye steak served with olive oil-whipped Yukon mashed potatoes.
Signature 21-Day, Wet-Aged, Hand-Cut Steaks: 10 oz Center Cut Fillet, 16 oz Boneless Rib Eye, or 28 oz Cowboy Steak – served with house-made pommes frites or beer battered onion rings, available grilled, pan-seared or pepper-crusted and accompanied by one of 3 sauces: Bearnaise, Horseradish, or Shallot.
information about Estreia
KCL - Kosher Council of Lakewood
A restaurant as beautiful and elegant as Estréia, which translates as ‘premiere debut’ in Portuguese, needs to be visited. This is an upscale treat for New Jersey folk who do not want to travel all the way to Manhattan for fine dining. Estréia, an ultra-modern steakhouse serves as the posh spot in the quiet neighborhood of Lakewood, NJ. Two partners, Itchie Rosenbaum & Shloimie Green provide a rich and refined ambiance for their guests with Estreia’s contemporary décor, custom classic table cloths, white china, and wine bottles racked on the wall.
The evening can begin with glasses of fine wine paired with their Oriental Beef Spring Roll, pan-seared Veal Sweetbreads or Baby Lamb Chop which consist of double cut baby lamb chops served with wild leek and fresh mint almond pesto, which is just divine. The restaurant uses only the best meats such as USDA Prime Beef for his specials. The Asian Marinated Rib-Eye stands out on top and is marinated interestingly and effectively in soy sauce and Coca-Cola. A must try is their any one of their signature 21-Day, wet-aged, hand cuts which include the 26oz. Cowboy Steak and the 34oz. Tomahawk Steak all with three different cooking styles (grilled, pan-seared, or pepper-crusted) and five different sauces (Béarnaise,Bordelaise Demi-glace, Horseradish,Mushroom au poivre), served with Pommes Frites (French Fries), beer-battered Onion Rings,olive oil-whipped Yukon mashed potatoes and Chef's vegetables.
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For poultry lovers, the Chicken Capon is another popular dish on the menu as it’s served as a boneless sous vide chicken breast with garden herb stuffing, sevred with wild mushroom, ramp couscous and fesh english peas. Also, don’t miss out on the Chilean Sea Bass, with purple risottto, white asparagus cream, and sauteed spinach. There is also the Wilted Spinach Salad, which is a 9 oz filet of salmon served over wilted spinach, sauteed asparagus, braised fennel. oven roasted tomatoe, boiled egg and Bearnaisse sauce. A chef’s tasting menu is also available when you call 24 hours in advance. This is a 6 course meal, any night. So bring your spouse, your date, or even a business colleague for an impressive meal at Estreia.
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