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Valentino's of Park Ridge - CLOSED

103 Spring Valley Rd, Park Ridge, NJ 07656-1856
201-391-2249
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Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Fremont Avenue

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  • English first
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English first
Park Ridge, NJ
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Valentino's had a kitchen fire several months back and is closed. Not sure if it will ever re-open. It was average.

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Foremost was the excellent service we received by the our waiter Eddie and other servers. Upon entering this charming restaurant, which is set in off the road, we noticed how empty it was. There was a large table of people near us but the other tables were empty on this weekday evening. The prices were on the high side but... More

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new jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Fabulous food in a quaint old Victorian House, nice bar in the back of the main dining room.Off the beaten path but close to corporations and hotels for out of towners

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

All of the negative reviews are accurate anywhere you read them - either here or on Yelp. I've been here a number of times - mainly because the restaurant is listed on restaurant.com so you can get a gift certificate for very little money. The restaurant is never that great, but I thought I would use the last certificate I... More

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ny
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

The food was just ok - nothing exciting or different. Prices too high for mediocre food. Beautiful building, they just need to reinvent their food/concept. Restaurant was almost empty during our visit. They are lacking a passion for food and for their establishment, and it shows.

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Bergen County, NJ
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Valentino's is always a favorite in the upscale restaurants in this area. You become familiar with the wait staff, and they become familiar with you. I always feel elegant when I dine in Valentino's -- maybe it's the dark wood and fireplace interior. Excellent italian food!

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Saddle River, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Valentino's has been a landmark in Park Ridge for over 30 years. It's had its ups and downs according to some, but I've never been disappointed. The food has always been above average, its always a surprise that ypu can even get in the place

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Los Angeles, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Look, this place isn't a Morton's, but it is a classic, local Italian spot that delivers consistent food. The food truly tastes authentic, not like Olive Garden. The waiter is an older gent, but he is delightful and funny. In a time where chains are everywhere, it's refreshing to have a local spot to support.

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nj
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

This place is dated and watiers are poor. Food is average and prices high. We ordered some white wine that came out warm. I wanted gnocchi but they were out of it. I ordered a "zuppa" di vongole and instead they brought me out the "soup" instead. 15 minutes later came the clams which were rubberized. My veal sorrentino was... More

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New York, New York, United States
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Good food, but a dated environment and slow, old school service. If you want delicious Italian in a white-tablecloth restaurant, you will enjoy this. It isn't cool or hip or modern, but it doesn't have to be to get the job done.

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