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327 Lakeview Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-4007
973-772-1655
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Sunday early dinner

Excellent overall. The atmosphere and music were wonderful. We loved the food. Friendly staff, definately will go back.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
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35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Excellent overall. The atmosphere and music were wonderful. We loved the food. Friendly staff, definately will go back.

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Bloomfield, New Jersey
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135 reviews 135 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Very good food. Not the best I have ever had, but absolutely worth try. i would come back. I had the seafood pasta, which was very tasty. Our appetizer Calamari Tuscana had a different taste, but was pretty good nonetheless.

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Garfield, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I have been to this restaurant several times now and it's by far one of the best! This BYO restaurant will make you want to return and will not disappoint. The food is delicious, the decor is timeless and elegant. The restaurant isn't all that big, but it just adds to the intimacy of the place. A wonderful place to... More 

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I went with my wife and 3 other friends who were all expecting the food to be good because that's all they had ever heard about this place. Well, there was no disappointment whatsoever by anyone. We brought our own wine and enjoyed literally every bite of everything... even the garnish was eaten. It's literally that good! I had the... More 

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nyc
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92 reviews 92 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed my dinner at this lovely little BYO restaurant. The food was great. The escargot was fabulous-out of the shell- but very nicely prepared. The lamb chops and the veal chops were terrific. I only have two negatives-lack of parking and no clamps for the escargot! Service was very, very good. Décor lovely. Expensive but not outrageous. Very... More 

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Clifton, NJ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband and I took my in-laws out for lunch on a weekday. We did'nt need a reservation. We were the only ones there. The decor is outdated. Good food with upscale prices.

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Woodstock, Georgia
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24 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We were in Clifton to see a friend perform at a nearby tavern, but we wanted better than "bar food" for dinner. Trip Advisor reviews were great for Sergio's, so we made reservations. The decor is kind of dated, but with food like this who cares? Everything that each of the four of us had was wonderful. Restaurant is BYOB... More 

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Clifton, New Jersey
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44 reviews 44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Not located in the best section of Clifton, Sergio's interior is something between a Baroque cathedral and a brothel. Although we had reservations, we still had a good 15-20 minute wait for our table as we watched a more favored regular get seated, even though they arrived after us. However the owner was sufficiently apologetic about the delary. The food... More 

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Clifton, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Wonderful, wonderful food! Sergio and all of his staff are the best. This is absolutely my favorite restaurant. My friends and family go to Sergio's for every special occasion and more.

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Corona del Mar, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

This was my fifth time there. It is advertised open at 4pm on Saturday. Cold day and u had to wait until 4:10-4:15pm to get in. Do not think they we happy that one party in our group ? There time of opening. We sat down cold place inside. We were a party of 3 and then another party of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 327 Lakeview Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-4007
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clifton
  • Phone Number: 973-772-1655

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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