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421 Piaget Ave, Ste 27, Clifton, NJ 07011-3002
+1 973-478-4181
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
Closed now
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Sun 14:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 16:30 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Clifton, New Jersey
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82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had an appointment in the area and wanted a place for dinner before. We selected this place mainly based on its proximity and the reviews. We were not let down. The lot had ample parking. We were greeted when we entered and were promptly seated. The service was great, very quick and efficient. The server handled... More 

Thank Darren D
Cedar Grove, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is the only place that I feel safe eating out. They have a regular menu and a gluten free menu. My husband eats from the regular menu and loves the food which is always well presented and delicious. I eat from the gluten free menu which provides a large verity of choices. I had the filet mignon the other... More 

Thank Sandy H
Northern NJ
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113 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We've been going here for nearly 30 years. Always a great meal. We have dined here as as just the 2 of us, with our family and booked a few private parties. It's great to have a reliable restaurant in our neighborhood. Worth the trip from anywhere

Thank MiggieNorthernNJ
Bluffton, South Carolina
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396 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Went here without reservation on a Wednesday night. The staff welcomed us, made us a table and we're very friendly, despite that fact that they were busy. Dinner for 6 of us was $129.00. My wife had the gnocchi, and I wanted to try the lasagna, and eggplant and they were very accommodating and gave me a special dish which... More 

Thank Rich D
East Rutherford, New Jersey
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

We went there the other night for my girlfriends birthday. The place was crowded at 7:30 when we got there on a Friday night. We had reservations and waited less than 5 minutes for our table. I ordered a bottle of chianti for $30 and we ordered the stuffed artichoke app which was delicious. I ordered venison tenderloin and she... More 

Thank xfsriddler1
Northern NJ
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I recently ate here after a 4 year hiatus. I have gluten allergies and was very annoyed that they charged an extra $2 for GF dishes. I found that absurd considering the owner or the daughter has an issue (Celiac ?) I gave it another try this past winter and am glad that I did. The food was really quite... More 

Thank JazzinInJersey
Clifton, New Jersey
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We've enjoyed this superb Italian restaurant as a couple, in parties of four and six, excellent birthday parties for 60, repasts for 50 and my daughter enjoyed a delightful shower her. It is difficult to name a favorite since they do such a tasty presentation on all their dishes. Veal Sorrentino does entice me perhaps the most frequently. The service... More 

1 Thank Frank D
Clifton, New Jersey
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Nice atmosphere, good service, food was tasty: salmon dinner and seafood riviera were the choices. Enjoyable dinners.

Thank tommygunn923
Arlington, Texas
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

We went with a large group of friends and family and had a 7 course meal. We enjoyed appetizers, fresh bread, salads, main course of chicken parmesan, salmon, and ice cream. I may be missing something but we had so much food and it was good! I don't remember the waitress name but she was blonde and fit. She was... More 

Thank FeliciaC505
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Coming from an Italian, their food is amazing! The service was just as great! Definitely going back again soon!

Thank acallie16

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$25
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
14:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Piaget Ave, Ste 27, Clifton, NJ 07011-3002
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 973-478-4181

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