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Regina Margherita

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246 Washington Ave, Nutley, NJ 07110-1924
+1 973-662-0007
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
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16:30 - 22:00
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Nutley, New Jersey
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The owner is such a nice man he visits each table and makes everyone feel like family. The food is Italian and it is delicious. I have never had a meal there that I didn't enjoy. There is a brick oven so the bread and pizzas are sensational. They even make a desert with nutella and warm pizza dough that... More 

Thank gc59max
Nutley, New Jersey
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very good authentic Italian food. Friendly atmosphere! Reservations are recommended. Many local people to meet!

Thank dcocco102
Nutley, New Jersey
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The broccoli rabe and sausage pizza is amazing Fresh fresh and tasty veal and chicken dishes Desserts from the bakery next door are like being in a cafe in Italy Try it for lunch or dinner but make sure you have reservations for dinner

Thank lou3837
Nutley, New Jersey
Level Contributor
25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We used to frequent this restaurant quite often years ago but it became so difficult to get a table we started going other places. Decided to try again but was disappointed. The menu was pretty much the same basic Italian dishes they had in the past and not much of a variety. My 2 friends and I ordered the same... More 

Thank Lori D
Nutley, New Jersey
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

First off, call to reserve. They are incredibly busy. Great atmosphere. Good waitstaff. Excellent selection of pasta and seafood dishes. Calamari to die for (I ate mine and half of the hubs).

Thank Marice M
Nutley, New Jersey
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017

There are many Italian restaurants in my town and Regina Margherita is truly the best. It is genuine authentic Italian cooking as the cook and owner, Nicola, is from Italy. He will modify any recipe to meet your needs or desires. The atmosphere is quaint and the staff very friendly. I am Italian myself and very picky when it comes... More 

Thank Donna M
Glen Ridge, New Jersey
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Good authentic Italian food. Generous portions amazing bread and a delicious bakery!! BYOB and come hungry!

Thank arewethereyet3
New Jersey
Level Contributor
26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I've been here several times and it's been great every time. Vast selection of pasta, meat, chicken and fish. Always specials.

1 Thank ChasNewJersey
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Delicious entrees..many specials to choose from as well as an extensive menu. The dessert is to die for ; the bakery is attached to the restaurant creating pure heaven

Thank MaryL0501
New York City, New York
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895 reviews
608 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 354 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here last night. Great food as you can see by the pictures, wonderful service, made for a wonderful evening.

Thank Sockster

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 Washington Ave, Nutley, NJ 07110-1924
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Nutley
  • Phone Number: +1 973-662-0007

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