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An Ascent Long Awaited: The Hill in Closter

Ben Pollinger, who won a Michelin star in New York in 2006, finally opens his own restaurant—in his home county…


Michelin Star Chef Now Serves as King of The Hill in Closter - Best of NJ

BestofNJ.com-September 27, 2018 

With an eclectic menu – though there is plenty of seafood to be found – The Hill in Closteris an intriguing dining option for Bergen County ...


Michelin-star chef Ben Pollinger opens The Hill in Closter

NorthJersey.com-Jun 6, 2018

Michelin-star chef and Oradell resident Ben Pollinger has opened The Hill, a modern American restaurant in the space that once housed ...

Michelin-Star Chef Opens 'The Hill' with Staff Clad in Craft ...

Hospitality Net-Aug 28, 2018

Johnston, S.C. -- When Michelin-Star Chef Ben Pollinger opened The Hill restaurant this summer in Closter, N.J., front-of-house service staff ...


Best dishes we ate in July: The Hill,...

NorthJersey.com-Jul 24, 2018

Best dishes we ate in July: The Hill, Latour, Gus & Co Seafood. ... Go: 252 Schraalenburgh Road, Closter; 201-899-4700 thehillcloster.com/.


New York Chefs Move Beyond the City

New York Times-Aug 28, 2017

In November, he will open the Hill, next door to a farm in ClosterN.J., in a former neighborhood restaurant's space, after a full cosmetic ...

Long Awaited, the Hill Nears Completion

New Jersey Monthly-Apr 23, 2018

Long Awaited, the Hill Nears Completion ... the home stretch of opening the Hill, his New American restaurant, with a liquor license, in Closter.


The 24 biggest NJ restaurant openings of 2018

NJ.com-Jan 23, 2018

The 24 biggest N.J. restaurant openings of 2018 .... Though he's written a cookbook on fish, The Hill will feature globally-inspired cuisine and a ...


Unlikely chef Pollinger reaches top of The Hill

NJBIZ-Mar 12, 2018

... one Michelin star later, he's ready to open his own restaurant in Closter. ... to what's expected of his restaurant The Hill, opening this spring.