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Casa Bella Restaurant

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300 US Highway 46, Denville, NJ 07834-2837
+1 973-627-2003
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Franklin, New Jersey
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I came here on a Saturday evening about 6:30pm. We were greeted by complimentary valet service. We were asked if we had a reservation because at the time they were really only accepting reservations. We went in and were able to get a "high table" which is a cute, adequate table off the bar, out of the... More 

Thank MrsTorres818
Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How does one choose what Italian restaurant to patronize in Morris County? Well, my wife choose one of her favorites, Casa Bella, based primarily upon one menu item, Shrimp Fra Diavolo! The food was, as always, incredible. The portions large enough to doggie bag leftovers for the next day. The service was friendly, knowledgable and prompt.

Thank Len C
Denville, New Jersey
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243 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Tried this place for the first time on a Saturday night. It was very busy, but service was adequate. Food was good, but based on the reviews, I had expected something better than average. There are many decent Italian restaurants in the area, and I can't say this one stands out. Portions were a good size, but price was a... More 

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Montville, New Jersey
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82 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

8 of us went there for a business lunch. Sorry to say I've never been here before. The service and the meal were outstanding. The place is very comfortable. We ordered a variety of the appetizers and passed them around. The entree menu consisted of a wide variety of selections in any of the meat or fish options. The portion... More 

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Reston, Va
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant not only had good food lovely accommodating service wonderful staff at least those who helped us. The owner Louie so accommodating His nephew Angelo made things happen. We wanted a private room. It was last minute and we got it. There are a lot of Italian restaurant in New Jersey. We came from out of town we were... More 

Thank Janice S
Chester, United Kingdom
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311 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Business dinner in this restaurant - good choice of food and service was excellent. Clearly popular with locals

Thank drpeterr23
sparta, nj
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543 reviews
402 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

One of the folks at my table had the seafood salad appetizer and that looked incredible. Basically everyone picked something that looked way better than what I had. I had the scallops provencale which are always great -

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Wayne, New Jersey
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144 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

We went with a group of 16 on a Sunday at 6:00 PM, not a busy time. Pleasant ambiance. Service was a bit slow and inconsistent, with only one waiter servicing our table, but the quality of the food made up for it. Everyone seemed pleased with their selections of appetizers, entrees, drinks and desserts. My neighbor's 3 extra sized... More 

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Bucks County, Pennsylvania
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157 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Business dinner. I had the fresh mozzarella and tomato salad followed by a piggie portion of the lasagne (which wasn't as substantial as I had feared/hoped). The salad was quite delicious, especially the slightly sweet balsamic dressing. Truth be told, I was slightly disappointed with my lasagne choice: seemed like a mass of layered noodles without much in between them.... More 

Thank WasOnce
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154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We reserved the upstairs dining area for a Rehearsal Dinner with 35 guests, and Casa Bella did not disappoint. The upstairs views overlooking the lake added a scenic touch. This is an upscale authentic Italian Restaurant. The service was excellent and the food was delicious as always. They served hot appetizers family style : fried calamari, eggplant rollatini, and mozzarella... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 US Highway 46, Denville, NJ 07834-2837
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Denville
  • Phone Number: +1 973-627-2003
Owners, Luciano Damato and his nephew, Angelo Locantore, welcome you to Casa Bella where the fine cuisine, warm, inviting ambiance and impeccable service effortlessly combine to create a rich and authentic Italian dining experience. Dishes enjoyed for generations in villages throughout Italy inspire our menu.

During lunch and dinner hours, pastas and flavorful sauces simmer while meats and vegetables are slowly cooked to perfection. We continue to use the recipes that have been handed down from our mothers, uncles, aunts, brothers and cousins - from one generation to the next. Bottles of wine are uncorked to complement the dishes, crafted and informed by the culture of Italy. Our menu includes modern and original interpretations of handmade pastas, seafood, veal, poultry, steaks and prime beef that marry the freshest ingredients of the season with an inspired culinary approach.

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