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Al Di La Bistro

1 Hoboken Road, East Rutherford, NJ
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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
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Description: 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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English first
New York City, New York
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134 reviews 134 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I came here with a few friends and my boyfriend one night. I got the orchetti with broccoli rabe and sausage. HOLY OIL BATMAN. The thing was SWIMMING in oil. So much that it made me nauseas. For the price, it should be higher quality.

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Absecon, New Jersey, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I decided to eat out this year so I chose a place I have eaten in the past and had great food and great service. They are a really great Italian Bistro that I enjoy. They had a Thanksgiving Special with a set menu of a Turkey Dinner or a Roast Pork Dinner. You could also order off the menu.... More 

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East Rutherford, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I have been coming here for some time. Even prior to the remodel. The food is excellent. So good that I had many of my parties catered by Al Di La. Dominic, the owner, doesn't skimp! Everyone we recommend to rent the hall or eaten there has not one complaint. My personal favorite is the roasted vegetable platter! The dinner... More 

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I HAVE EATEN AT AL DI LA MANY TIMES .. THE SERVICE IS IMPECCABLE AS WELL AS THE FOOD....ANY OF THE OSO BUCCO DISHES (VEAL BEEF PORK) OVER ANGEL HAIR OR POLENTA IS FANTASTIC. the lunch menu is great ...very affordable with good variety. i especially enjoy the chicken hotsi totsi sandwich. the owner is a rare nice and afflable... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I do not give praise lightly to italian restaurants. One because I like to cook and think my cooking is pretty good. This restaurant blew me away. First of all, I always try the pasta fagioli in Italian restaurants because there are so many variations. This was the closest to what Dad used to make He made rice and beans... More 

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We love trying different Italian restaurants in the area, but were apprehensive to visit Al Di La simply due to the exterior. The interior, however, is very inviting with nice hardwood floors (a welcomed departure from carpeting at most Italian restaurants), as well as marble details and beautiful marble tabletops. The service was very good and the waitress was wonderful... More 

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Westtown, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Was looking for a location to use my "restaurants.com" gift certificate as well as a location to meet a friend who works nearby. Al di La came up as an option. I had seen the sign on Route 17 for many years so I thought it must be good enough to stay in business so long. The staff was very... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Very good dishes all around and the service was excellent. A very attentive wait staff and the owner, Dominic, even made sure our experience was great. The Salmon Putanesca was amazing-salmon perfectly cooked-and the homemade Ricotta Cheesecake was a favorite. We had a large party and everyone enjoyed their food immensely, from fish to pasta to the pork. A definite... More 

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Four of us went to an early dinner/lunch at Al Di Las. The place was sparkling clean, even the brick wall inside was shiny. The servers were friendly and on top of our needs. (we were there at an off time with three other tables, not during crazy Friday night dinner hour) As I know I previously mentioned in other... More 

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Montville, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

8 pm. Server 8:45. Water at 9. Ordered at 9:07. Drinks served 9:30. Asked host to check order he yelled he got in trouble last time he went to kitchen. At 9:50 server informs out of veal and pork we ordered. We walked out 9:52

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Additional Information about Al Di La Bistro

Address: 1 Hoboken Road, East Rutherford, NJ
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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