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Caffe Navona

147 US Highway 46, Rockaway, NJ 07866-4018
+1 973-627-1606
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“bruschetta” (5 reviews)
“veal dishes” (4 reviews)
“sunday sauce” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
147 US Highway 46, Rockaway, NJ 07866-4018
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Reviewed today via mobile

In an easy-to- find spot, right on Route 46, sits a gem - Caffe Navona. If you enjoy fine Italian dishes, mostly Northern inspired, and also Continental cuisine, your palate will be pleasurably satisfied. The owner and head chef, Marco, spoke to us in both...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beverly Fox M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our good to place for special occasions such as birthdays and anniversaries. From the moment you enter and are greeted you feel like family. Great appetizers to start and the dinner selections are authentic Italian. After dessert spend some time in the bar listening to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mick0925
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Everything was wonderfu,food, staff and drinks. We were there on a busy Saturday night and the service was excellent, attentive and did not rush us. Food was excellent. The owner is on site and greets all guests and follows up throughout the evening. Very gracious...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Paul T
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Grilled calimari, seared scallops, mama's sauce (meatball,sausage,braciole) over angel hair! Off the charts good! Mario always makes you feel like you are walking into his home! Thank you Cafe Navona Staff!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jim C
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise!! My wife and I randomly stopped in Monday evening while traveling through the area. Based on all of the positive Yelp reviews and our love for Italian cuisine, we decided to give it a try. The parking lot was packed and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Peter C
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

From the warm welcome when you walk in, to the nice after dinner drink at the bar, a wonderful experience. Gourmet food in an elegant yet cozy setting. The veal dishes and the gnocchi are my go to. With that said, try one their fish...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Keith M
Reviewed September 4, 2018

My husband and I were lucky enough to be invited to a rehearsal dinner here on a Friday evening. The food was amazing. We had the eggplant and most of the time it's ok but this was fantastic. My mother in law had the Sole...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Debi C
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Caffe Navona is hands-down the best restaurant in New Jersey- the homemade pastas are delicious, the meat is always prepared to perfection, and there are always new specials or surprises on the menu. The staff is very accommodating and there are great spaces if you...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank cescott01
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Atmosphere was perfect. Many different rooms, LG.Piano Bar, happy people, made you feel right at home. Welcoming, no rush. Shout out to a very good server, Elyse, thank you.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank happygirl497
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The appetizers, dinner and cocktails were good. Great service. The price point is high and not worth it for standard Italian food. Nothing spectacular but it was good.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lisa K
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Response from clentz2017 | Reviewed this property |
Dress nice casual. Men do not need to wear a tie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 US Highway 46, Rockaway, NJ 07866-4018
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Rockaway
  • Phone Number: +1 973-627-1606
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