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1 Hoboken Road, East Rutherford, NJ
2019391128
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: This restaurant is newly opened in the former location of Romanissimo...
This restaurant is newly opened in the former location of Romanissimo. New owners - not the same owners as the previous restaurant
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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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I went there with a group of friends... The place was very nicely decorated. They manager spoke to me about gluten and ensured they would take care of us! I got the broc rabe and sausage without the pasta. It was garlicky delicious. My friend ordered the lamb osso bucco and said it was great! The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
kerbuck11
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ny, ny
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Belleville, NJ
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78 reviews 78 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I've driven by Al Di La for years so was keen to finally try it a couple of weeks ago. The parking lot is always full so figured the place was really good ... sadly, this was a bad assumption on my part There were 2 of us for dinner early on a Saturday night. We were seated promptly and... More 

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ny, ny
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86 reviews 86 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I went there with a group of friends... The place was very nicely decorated. They manager spoke to me about gluten and ensured they would take care of us! I got the broc rabe and sausage without the pasta. It was garlicky delicious. My friend ordered the lamb osso bucco and said it was great! The staff were very friendly... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I really wanted to like this place for a few reasons. The building is interesting from the outside and lovely on the inside. The staff I encountered were very nice. They have a rotating menu which usually means great dishes that have seasonal ingredients. The food was not good. It wasn't horrible, but I'd certainly not consider it good Italian.... More 

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We had been here 2 previous times. I made a reservation for my husband and I for Saturday night at 7:00. We arrived at 6:55. The place was by no means crowded, with plenty of empty tables. When we entered, and approached the desk, we were asked, "2?" I said we had a reservation for 7:00 and gave our name.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

To management: We had a spectacular dinner now thar we were aware that the 4 star Chef Miguel is there now and the food is still perfect. We will visit more often with our family and friends to taste the authentic Italian cuisine that is hard to find anywhere else. Sincerely the Lubelo Family.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The food was amazing however a little on the expensive side. If I wanted to pay that much, I would go to NYC. The menu was very limited. Enough to choose from but would rather of had a nice steak, which was not on the menu. I had 3 beers, calamari appetizer, a salad and dessert and my bill came... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Mistake number 1, it was Valentines Day. We stayed, we tried, never again. We arrived at 8:15 and were seated promptly in the banquet room; there were no servers. It was obvious this restaurant overbooked. Waited until 8:45 without a drink order being placed. We complained and were moved to a table in the actual restaurant. Waited another 30 minutes;... More 

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Pomona, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Last night we had dinner at Al Di La - my choice as my fiance wanted to eat elsewhere. Big mistake!!!! Not because the food wasn't good it was when we finally got it. We arrived for our 7:30 reservation and were greeted by a nice gentleman who showed us to our table (and it was the table we had... More 

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

My family had my mothers 60th birthday party here when they made the new party room and loved every minute. All of the food they served family style was incredible and they gave you plenty. I haven't been here since the restaurant renovated over 5 years ago. I recently went to Al Di La to celebrate a birthday with a... More 

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Athens, Greece
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We went there for an event and the menu was set so I can't really comment on their regular menu but the set menu was average and not really Italian. Nothing bad nothing good either. There was some variety and As we were several people we tried most things but nothing tasted particularly good ! Service was something between average... More 

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Additional Information about Al Di La Bistro

Address: 1 Hoboken Road, East Rutherford, NJ
Phone Number: 2019391128
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  East Rutherford
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Hoboken Road, East Rutherford, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  East Rutherford
  • Phone Number: 2019391128

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

This restaurant is newly opened in the former location of Romanissimo. New owners - not the same owners as the previous restaurant
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?