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Luigi's Italian Restaurant

561 Bloomfield Ave, Newark, NJ 07107-1327
+1 973-481-9696
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
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561 Bloomfield Ave, Newark, NJ 07107-1327
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Had them deliver..food was fantastic. Loads of mozzarella on top. Even as a leftover it was just as good.

Thank Patricia C
luigi s, Owner at Luigi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you luigi

Reviewed 5 September 2017

My boss decided to treat us all to lunch from this restaurant via their take out menu. First of all, from the time our orders were called in to delivery time was over 3 hours. Lunch at noon became lunch at ??? Some of us...More

1  Thank paulinek
Reviewed 31 July 2017

What used to be the typical local S. Italian place ... but is slowly disappearing. Waitstaff is helpful. Desserts were clearly not fresh despite menu claiming "home made". Portions sizes were generous and the marinara was tasty. Eggplant was super tender and prepared correctly. Pasta...More

Thank billp25
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had a lovely dinner with friends on a recent Saturday night. Two of us had the night's specials, and two had old standbys. All four dinners were delicious. The service was attentive. Only problem...we were charged for an item we did not order. No problem,...More

Thank Karen F
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Smyrna, Georgia
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat with a friend and his wife. Boy we're we surprised great meal best Italian food we have had in a long time.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

While in Newark a business lunch was planned at Luigi's. Stuffed mushrooms and calamari were among the appetizers ordered - delicious. Lunch portions were gracious! Tomato sauce on my chicken parm was perfection. Hoping to return during my next visit!

Thank Luv2Travel8500
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went last night and the placed was packed for a Wednesday night. I loved the Chicken Sambiucca and my wife loved her Egg Plant Parm. There was a private table and I couldn't help notice how phenomenal the fried Calamari looked...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Our day trip to Newark ended with a late lunch at this charming little Italian Restaurant. We were greeted immediately in a warm, friendly and personable manner, and were led to a nice table. Throughout our lunch, our server, Josie, talked to us like we...More

1  Thank TheExplorerFamily
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I ordered the salad special which was mixed greens, avocado, roasted red peppers, and bacon with mozzarella. The salad was very fresh and filled with a terrific blend of flavors. The lemon oil vinaigrette dressing was light and tasty. The salad was served with fresh...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Girl friend and I shared clams oreganata, delicious whole clams baked with thick bread crumbs, delicious. Then shared fried calamari, perfect. Then she had tortellini alfredo, I had gnocchi a la Luigi, both terrific. My gnocchi was with chunks of prosciutto and peas in a...More

Thank Frank N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
2:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 561 Bloomfield Ave, Newark, NJ 07107-1327
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 973-481-9696
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Italian Home Made Style
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