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Trattoria Il Cafone

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7 Rdg Rd, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-1201
(201) 933-3355
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Today
11:30 am - 10:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Bergen County Best

Roberto & Elenice provide Bergen. County residents with the ambience of New York City. We have been faithful customers of Il Cafone for many years since it's opening. We would recommend highly this restaurant which is a jewel in Bergen County. We have celebrated many anniversary's, birthdays, and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
GEORGE M
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

Roberto & Elenice provide Bergen. County residents with the ambience of New York City. We have been faithful customers of Il Cafone for many years since it's opening. We would recommend highly this restaurant which is a jewel in Bergen County. We have celebrated many anniversary's, birthdays, and family affairs here at this restaurant for the past 15 years.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 NEW

Great Service! Great food and local. Sat down with the family and had a great lunch for my moms birthday! Will come back and visit again in the future.

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Nutley, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We have been going to Il Cafone for a number of years. Started going with my mother now I bring my girlfriend. Definitely a highly recommend place with a variety of special dishes!!

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I really enjoyed having lunch at this restaurant! They offer great lunch specials and gives you healthy portions. I can only imagine what the portions are like for dinner! My favorite is the veal parm with angel hair pasta. I would definitely recommend.

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We sometimes dine with family and friends that have special dietary requirements and the owners and staff always go out of their way to make sure everyone is happy and has a wonderful meal. My husband and I love the food so much that we were married at the restaurant!

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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56 reviews 56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My wife and I come here all the time. We introduce friends and family here and they bring their friends and family here. I have been coming here for years. This place is a hidden gem in Lyndhurst.

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Kearny, New Jersey
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113 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is a fine little restaurant on Ridge Road in Lyndhurst near Rt 3 and 17. The food is delicious and the portions generous. We had dinner and there were 8 of us. The servers were very attentive and the service was very good. The meal was even better! I've been here before and have found it to be consistently... More 

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New City, New York
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47 reviews 47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had dinner at Il Cafone on Friday. My wife and sister in-law had chicken marsala and I had salmon. Basically the food was tasteless and we had to pay extra for the pasta. The whole thing was disappointing. There were a lot of empty tables on a Friday night at the BYOB restaurant. We should have known better. We... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I had dinner recently with a group of friends. Ordered veal parmigiana, capellini & vodka sauce. I received a bowl of vodka soup, submerged within was the veal (not parmigiana) and capellini. Awful. I should have sent it back. Since I was with a group of people, I nibbled not to cause a problem. I would not recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Picked Trattoria Il Cafone as the restaurant for our re-pass lunch following my grandmothers funeral. The staff was accommodating, food was very good and atmosphere very pleasing. We did go in the afternoon so I'm not sure of the crowd or service in the evening, but for our purpose it filled the bill.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 Rdg Rd, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-1201
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lyndhurst
  • Phone Number: (201) 933-3355

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?