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The Heldrich's Casually Sophisticated New Brunswick Restaurant & Bar

Christopher's Bar is open Tuesday - Thursday 4:00pm - 11:00pm & Friday & Saturday 4:00pm - Midnight

Christopher’s Restaurant serves breakfast Saturday & Sunday mornings from 7:00am – 11:00am & Weekdays 6:30am - 10:30am



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Enjoy a Delightful
Dining, Lounge & Restaurant
Experience at The Heldrich

Enjoy Christopher’s, The Heldrich’s casually sophisticated restaurant and one of the best restaurants in NJ, serving freshly prepared specialties to delight the discriminating palate. This trendy cosmopolitan restaurant and bar is a welcome haven for contemporary American favorites, savvy cocktails, and spirited conversation. Our cuisine, ambiance and incredible location in the cultural heart of downtown New Brunswick has made Christopher's an institution among locals and guests alike.

Two private dining rooms within our restaurant are the perfect venue for special occasions, and alfresco dining on our patio is available in season. 

To make a reservation, please call us at 732-214-2276

Private Dining Event Space

From intimate dinners to large gatherings, Christopher's has the space and flexibility to meet the needs of your special occasion. The restaurant and bar can be rented out in its entirety, or you may reserve one of our private dining rooms for up to 40 guests. 

Our high-touch, chef driven dining experience uses only the freshest ingredients that are sourced locally when possible. And our stylish setting is conveniently located in the cultural heart of downtown New Brunswick, just across the street from the historic State Theatre and the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center.

For more information about renting our private dining room or the entire restaurant, please call 732.214.2200.

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New Jersey foodies already know that New Brunswick is a restaurant hotspot - now, we want to share our dozens of out-of-this-world eateries with you. And the best news? Everything on this list is within walking distance of The Heldrich!


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For more information, please contact our Catering Event Professionals at 732-214-2214


Dinner & A Show

Before and after the curtain, make your appearance at Christopher’s Restaurant at The Heldrich, located just across the street from The New Brunswick Performing Arts Center and the historic State Theatre NJ. 

Indulge in classic American favorites from our chef-crafted Theatre Menu, designed so that you can make it to the show on time. Or stop by after your performance for a decadent dessert paired with a craft cocktail, local microbrew, or glass of wine to top an already memorable evening off with.



Make an Appearance at The Heldrich Before & After The Show

Plan a different kind of date night – enjoy two complimentary cocktails and overnight accommodations with a 1PM late checkout when you choose to pair your show at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center or The State Theatre with an overnight stay at The Heldrich Hotel. 

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Relax with a cocktail at Christopher's Bar before your show at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center or State Theatre, just steps away from the theatre.

Then, head over to The NBPAC or State Theatre, located just across the street from our restaurant, and enjoy your performance.  The night doesn't have to end there, head back across the street to The Heldrich and take the elevator home to a comfortable guestroom with city views of downtown New Brunswick, and sleep in with a late check-out of 1:00 PM. 


  • Two cocktails, inclusive of taxes and gratuity, at Christopher’s Bar
  • Spacious overnight accommodations in a modern guestroom with city views of downtown New Brunswick
  • Complimentary late check-out of 1:00 PM
  • An unbeatable central location to all that New Brunswick has to offer, just across the street from The New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

    *This package does NOT include parking or show tickets - performance tickets must be purchased separately from The NBPAC or State Theatre website. Please ensure the availability of your desired show time and date before booking this package.

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    For more information, or to make a reservation, please call us at 732.214.2200.

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