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168 Passaic Ave, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3503
+1 973-808-1414
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
8 Jul 2016
“Great Service, Great food”
28 Jun 2016
“Cielo's hit the mark for food and entertainment.”
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$$ - $$$
168 Passaic Ave, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3503
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This place has s new name and revamped menu Service was pretty sketchy servers on the night we were there seemed new and untrained. Very slow service , food was just ok With some fine tuning this could be a cool place There is a...More

Thank posterman1
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We celebrated family event. The service was terrible. The waiters were too slow. It was not a busy night at the restaurant, however we had to ask them several times to bring juice for our kid. They made several mistakes and did not even apologies....More

Thank Stanislav F
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Service is five star and the food is very good. We ordered the fried calamari and it was too chewy and they promptly replaced it with the Prince Edward Mussels. They were excellent and our Entree were very good.

Thank Harry S
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Went with a Groupon deal with husband for a 5:30pm early dinner. We are the only customer in the dining room. There are many tables but we were seated in a small table closed to the kitchen. The food was disappointing: The bread was very...More

Thank 52Boulder
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Went for the entertainment, Michael D'Amore and had a wonderful dinner as well. My guest started with a seasonal salad of Lump crab meat and watermelon with a balsamic dressing. My appetizer was a spicy Shrimp Cielo. Our entrees were "Chicken Scarpiello" (Boneless chunks of...More

Thank Albert F Z
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Found out about Cielo's via Groupon and very glad we did. Take what you expect to find in an Italian centered Ristorante, but then add some very creative nuances to take the food from the regular versions of the dish to a new and much...More

2  Thank DocRKS
Reviewed 13 May 2016

My wife and I ate there on a Friday night. My entrée had enough cut chili peppers to supply Mexico for a week. I like hot food (Thai, Indian, etc) but it was inedible. Advised our waiter Carlos that I did not care for it...More

Thank rich47buzz
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Stopped in for a drink and found a full bar. Extensive bar menu, and people were having appetizers and pizza at the bar. The shrimp app was very good. A staff of two kept up nicely with the demand for service at the bar. The...More

Thank GreaterJersey
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Picked this place for a birthday dinner. We had a 6:30 pm dinner reservation on a Saturday night. The waiter had ants in his pants. He quickly gave us menus quickly took our order and before we could enjoy the bread our salads and appetizers...More

2  Thank njtravelgirl03
Reviewed 21 February 2016

My husband and I went to Cielo for dinner. From the time we walked in until we walked out, there was not one aspect of our experience that was good. The server must have been new, she didn't know anything. We ordered a bottle of...More

1  Thank Gigi1125
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Passaic Ave, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3503
    (Directly across from the Essex County Airport)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 973-808-1414
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