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Da Filippo's

132 E Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2309
+1 908-218-0110
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (20 reviews)
“beef stew” (8 reviews)
“saltimbocca” (4 reviews)
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
132 E Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2309
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Came here for a birthday lunch with a family member who loves this place! Located off the main drag where most Somerville diners go to eat...this is located down the road a few blocks that you would never notice it while driving by. Very charming...More

Thank like_jane
Reviewed 24 April 2017

In a quiet stretch of Main Street, Somerville, there is a humble little storefront that belies a place of wonderful culinary and auditory experiences. The hostess greeted us warmly and after seating us, informed us that we had we had three choices of bread for...More

Thank Phelman-Kech
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and great hospitality! Filippo and his wife come personally to your table to check on you and chat. If Filippo has the time, he even plays the piano for his customers (he did briefly for us, and was amazing). I had Saltimbocca and...More

Thank gpuliti
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Quite a number of years ago I took the dear lady in my life to Filippo's to celebrate a special birthday. The quiet event was even written about in a local newspaper. We've been to Filippo's many times in the intervening years but rarely were...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Ambiance, waiting time, service and food was all on par. The night ended with the owner playing the piano and singing in English and or Italian! The owners make sure that your entire experience is a good one. It's BYOB and food is pretty damn...More

Thank frenchmasterflex
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our family went to Da Filippo's to celebrate my daughter's college graduation. The food was outstanding and the owners were so welcoming! It made out celebration even more special by the personal attention and congratulations.

Thank bbcass
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Very good food. Four to five course meal. Cannot go wrong going here. BYOB and the owner is amazing.

Thank Futriacomatraco
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We are food lovers who visit Somerville often for dining. We had been trying to get a table at this long time #1 TripAdvisor restaurant for a while. We finally were able to get a table on a snowy night. The service was outstanding! Owner...More

Thank RobRx
frusso51, Owner at Da Filippo's, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Good Evening Mr. RobRx, first of all on behalf of my staff and myself I would like to thank you for visiting our restaurant in Somerville this past Saturday night, despite the critical weather condition and for taking the time to review da Filippo on...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017

A very pleasant evening ringing in the New Year at Da Filippo's...Six course meal was wonderful, the Cena di San Silvestro...The piano music was enjoyable esp. when Filippo took the stage...At midnite our party of 4 became an amiable party of 20 as everyone joined...More

Thank iacuzzoj
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My family and I celebrated my 59th birthday at this restaurant last evening. Let me begin by saying I had my doubts that this #1 rated Somerville restaurant could come close to the great ratings it had been given by previous diners. The front of...More

Thank Tom E
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Questions & Answers
10 November 2016|
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Response from frusso51 | Property representative |
This is Filippo Chef/Owner of Da Filippo. To whom it may concern. According to a ordinance of the Town of Somerville January 1 2015 patrons can bring Wine and Beer ONLY! no hard liquor. The ordinance is posted in the main... More
9 September 2016|
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Response from frusso51 | Property representative |
No wine list.
robert r
15 September 2015|
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Response from Jacqueline F | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a room to accommodate as there is a back room that would be suitable for a group that large. Do not judge the place from the outside as one would expect it to be small you would be surprise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 E Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2309
    (Meadow Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-218-0110
  • E-mail
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