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Calandra's Mediterranean Grill

118 U.S. 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004
(973) 575-6500
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Ranked #2 of 49 restaurants in Fairfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Clinton Road
Transit: Bus stop close to hotel
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English first
Delray Beach, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Had a small wedding at theis restaurant. Everyone of May guests said the food was wonderful. The staff is professional and serve graciously. Love eating there. Never disappointed.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

My husband and I stopped here for dinner last night (6/27) and really enjoyed our meal and the exceptional service. Our waitress Eloisa was amazing! We were very impressed by her attentiveness, knowledge of the menu and help with making our decision on what to order (with so many great options, we were torn). She is a gem. I have... More

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We were in New Jersey from Georgia for a Tae Kwon Do tournament. Upon arriving in the area we had a few hours before we could check into our hotel so we starting looking for a place to eat using our GPS. This restaurant was recommend so we stopped in. It is part of the Hampton Inn but don't let... More

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Morristown, New Jersey
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99 reviews 99 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

You would never know this place existed from the parking lot. You have to walk through the Hampton Inn's lobby, which is beautiful, by the way. The outdoor eatery is a replica of an Italian garden - fountain and all. It's peaceful and elegant. The waiters are professional and friendly. The food was exceptional. Upon seating, bread and olive oil... More

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We planned a family dinner for about 40 people, arrangement were done by phone since we live about 800 miles away. We were certainly happy when we saw the wonderful buffet of fresh salads, meats, fish, pastas and vegetables. Platters were refilled as needed and we were not rushed through the meal. Beverage service was attentive, and dessert was a... More

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Albany, NY
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320 reviews 320 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
260 helpful votes 260 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

When I saw that this restaurant was in a Hampton Inn, I had immediately lowered my expectations. Contrary to this was all of the positive TA reviews and the #2 ranking in the area. When I checked into the Hampton, I immediately saw why it might be rated so high - the place *looked* gorgeous, upscale. After checking in and... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Had a family reunion and 39 of us stayed at the Hampton Inn. That evening we all ate at Calandra's and it was fantastic. We all ate at different times a few parties of 8 and 10 and they made sure everything was perfect. The Manager was great and the piano bar after was a great way to end the... More

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Little fallls nj
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23 reviews 23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

What a lovely dining experience again we have been here many times. The food is fresh and has a definite home made feel like you are sitting at your Grandmothers kitchen table. Who could ask for more? The wait staff was exceptional and we can say enough about the gentlemen who makes the pizza for the children. A must do... More

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New Jersey
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131 reviews 131 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Went on a Saturday night. Had a reservation for 4 for 7:30pm. Had to wait 30 minutes which wasn't terrible but a little annoying as a few groups of 2 were seated. My friend knew the owner since he had been to the restaurant many times and the owner gave us each a glass of wine to make up for... More

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Fairfield, New Jersey
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

One of the better Italian restaurants in the area-its competes with its Sister restaurant down the road. This one is more elegant (piano player in lobby bar, etc). Have had dinner here many times and have also celebrated w/a party of 25 a few yrs ago. Have never been disapointed in anything here. Food is well done, ample, and delicious.... More

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