{259 Johnson Ave, River Edge 07661; 201.342.1233}

At Prime 259 high quality and fresh ingredients from local farmers’ markets are the priority. The menu offers a modern American fare along with classic Italian dishes. Appetizers include The 259 Platter with homemade mozzarella, prosciutto di parma, roasted peppers, tomato and imported olives. For lunch they serve up a 259 Burger made with 10 ounces of grass-fed angus beef, and encrusted with salt and pepper. Choose either of American, provolone, mozzarella or crumbled bleu cheese to top it off. One great dinner entrée is the Truffle Honey Chicken described as fried chicken breast drizzled with truffle honey, served over a bed of sauteed spinach. Open for lunch and dinner Monday through Saturdays there is entertainment with a live DJ every Wednesday through Friday from 4 to 6 pm.