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The County Seat Dining & Catering

62 Water Street
(Route 206 South)
Newton, NJ  07860

Tel: 973-383-0235
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"Newton's Landmark Bar & Grill"
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Restaurant Description
Welcome to the new County Seat's web site!
Newton's Landmark Bar & Grill

The New York Times calls Chef Roger Mora-Valverde  " . . . confident and creative across a startling range of cuisines . . ." March 12, 2003 article/review "The Old Haunt"

Open 6 Days

 The New County Seat
Dining, Catering, Cocktails

Pub Fare and Beyond
Full Service Restaurant and Bar
There's something for everyone at the County Seat. We offer appetizers, soups, salads, entree salads, burgers, creative sandwiches, seafood, steaks, lamb, pork, pasta, children's meals and more. All is prepared fresh to order with quality ingredients and homemade sauces and dressings. Gluten free and vegetarian dishes available, too! Top off your meal with a dessert, espresso, cappuccino, or a snifter of your favorite cordial or a fine scotch. We also serve authentic Irish coffee and an array of after drinks made with coffee, hot spiced cider, and hot chocolate.

Private parking lot across the street



Under New Ownership as of Summer 2008
Fully Renovated Interior
New Menu
New Chef

The County Seat is family owned and operated by
Chef Roger Mora Valverde, Tracey Duda Mora Valverde
and Jennifer Duda Konya
(formerly of Bell's Mansion (2003-2007) and Muldoon's (1995-2002)

We offer lunch, dinner, cocktails, catering, takeout,
private parties, happy hour, live music and daily specials

*****Internet Jukebox*****

There is a private parking lot
across the street from the restaurant,
located on the corner of
Route 206 North (Water Street) 
and Hamilton Street.

Reservations are not needed but are accepted. We suggest making reservations if you are dining pre-theatre, especially if you have 5 or more guests.
  We advise making reservations for holidays and/or if you have a large party.

***All menus, offers, promotions, coupons, prices, etc listed on this site are subject to change at any time without notice.*****


Cuisines available:

  • American
  • Bar & Lounge
  • Bar and Grill
  • BBQ
  • Burgers
  • Coffee and Desserts
  • Continental
  • Eclectic
  • Family Dining
  • Gluten Free
  • Ice Cream
  • Irish
  • Italian
  • Mediterranean
  • Mexican
  • New American
  • Nuevo Latino
  • Pasta
  • Restaurants with Entertainment
  • Salads
  • Sandwiches
  • Seafood
  • Shellfish
  • Soups
  • Steaks
  • Steaks and Chops
  • TakeOut
  • Vegetarian


  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Desserts
  • Private Parties
  • Corporate Functions

Reservations: For 6 or More

Liquor Lic: Yes

Atmosphere: Casual

Take Out: Yes

Smoking: No Smoking

Parking: Parking Lot

Average Entree Price: $$

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