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Pearl Restaurant

17 S Broad St, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-4301
201-857-5100
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
17 S Broad St, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-4301
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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We had oysters & meatballs to start. Both were delicious. Meatballs had the perfect amount of fresh mozzarella cheese. My husband had the lamb chops and I had sea bass with capers and Beure Blanc. We shared and both were perfect. Nonna came to our...More

Thank MrsScott6415
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Last night we waited 47 minutes outdoors in 20 degree weather for our 7:00 p.m. reservation. If The Pearl can't honor your reservation on time there is no place for you to wait except outdoors. The information we received was outrageously incorrect: "they are finishing...More

Thank CapeJim
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

First time I went, it was amazing..this visit it was not. The waiter was awesome!!! So was the octopus, but the snapper was horrible, rubbery,way too salty ( and I didn't know that was possible for me), mashed potatoes were sticky and thick..honestly the dish...More

Thank mastercolorist
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

I can’t put my finger on what’s missing at Pearl. The restaurant is in the midst of several at the top end of E Ridgewood Avenue, so its a lively area. The atmosphere in the first room where we sat was strangely empty and subdued...More

Thank LMarshUK
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Have been going here for several years. Nothing changes. Everything is good from the people, the service to the preparation of the meal. Parking is a challenge in this town no matter where you may go. The meal makes up for it. Nice ambiance. You...More

Thank Lenny K
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We've driven by this establishment many times and we always say, "We should try it", love the color purple. We visited this establishment with our entire family for Easter "Brunch". What a great local find which is no more than 5 minutes from our house,...More

1  Thank Michael Z
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went here on a Sunday evening on a groupon. We ordered the lamb chops and the double cut pork chop. Both were excellent and perfectly cooked. We had the pear salad and beet salad as appetizers which were also good. Shared...More

Thank first-tymer
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

It took us almost as much time to find a parking spot as it did for the meal 😩 But... it was worth it! Pearl is a store front restaurant and entering it gives of a feeling of comfort. We were met at the door...More

Thank Alphonse D
Reviewed February 15, 2017

This is my favorite place to eat in Ridgewood. Consistently great fresh pastas, fish and home made desserts. Very cozy and romantic setting Great staff. Excellent Sun-Thurs special dinner menu is an amazing value. This place was packed on Valentine's Day, with extra tables added,...More

Thank XSki007
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Three of us went to dinner at Pearl, an excellent Italian restaurant that is a BYO. For starters this may be the most attentive and congenial wait staff I have ever had. Everything we ordered was wonderful, from tagliatelle to salmon to shellfish. The hardest...More

1  Thank Byron1944
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lee a
November 16, 2016|
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Response from Kathleen C | Reviewed this property |
it is right next to a big public lot. Also a bank where you can park afterhours is nearby. Parking though in Ridgewood can be tight at peak times. Take the 1st spot you see.
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brenzer
June 14, 2015|
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Response from lee a |
Do you serve wine/liquor or is it a BYO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 S Broad St, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-4301
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ridgewood
  • Phone Number: 201-857-5100
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