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Branda's Italian Grill

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1 Mount Olive Rd, Ste 103, Budd Lake, NJ 07828-3015
+1 973-448-0300
11:00 - 00:00
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good selection. Good food. Good service. One of our go to restaurants in Budd Lake. Unique pizza selections.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Flanders, New Jersey
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visits to Branda's are always a fun time. The service is excellent and the food is always a great value. Brand's is a BYOB so our wine selection just makes their wonderful food more enjoyable.

Thank Jimdirenzo2
Lantana, tx
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The outside is deceptive. It looks like an 'ordinary' Italian place, however the food is amazing. I made the mistake of ordering the Antipasto and the Eggplant parmigiana, and had to bring one home for lunch. I can't wait to go back and sample some of the desserts.

Thank Anon1452
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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243 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Its located in a strip mall the restaurant and the post office only . Went there for lunch and ordered a Italian sub . Only ordered the 7 inch and was more than enough . The bread was just perfect , its the start of a good hoagie . The meat and cheese was fresh and had good favor .... More 

Thank Terps007
Hackettstown, New Jersey
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I'm a fan! Branda's is one of those restaurants that you might not take a chance on because it's in strip type mall that it shares with the post office. Don't let the appearances keep you from enjoying this wonderful Italian restaurant. Branda's is small inside with a limited number of tables, so it's usually very full when we go.... More 

Thank nanar226
Flanders, New Jersey
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

we love the food service and the cook, very fresh great prices and excellent food, pizza and shrimp amazing

Thank parman23
Morris County, New Jersey
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Enjoyed the 3-4 times we have eaten here. From the individual pizzas to the freshly prepared pastas, every meal has been tasty. While speed of service is not their speciality, the service is still above average, as the waitresses we have had have been very attentive. BYOB as well, at least the last tome we were there.

Thank Peeps-with-Pups
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72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

There was nothing special here from food to service. I did not have the pizza though and that's important. I will go back to try it.

Thank kelly s
Budd Lake, New Jersey
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The food is delicious. The Service is fantastic and the people are even friendlier. I recommend the Eggplant Lasagna and the Tiramisu, although I've never had a bad dish here. Servings are huge so expect leftovers.

Thank Eric A
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Had small gathering here. Went based on reviews. Great food. Everyone enjoyed it. Very nice owner that sat and chatted.

Thank stazy101

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Mount Olive Rd, Ste 103, Budd Lake, NJ 07828-3015
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Budd Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 973-448-0300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?