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Buona Sera Ristorante & Bar

50 Maple Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1618
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Ranked #34 of 118 Restaurants in Red Bank
Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Manchester NJ
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 NEW

I have eaten at Buona Sera several times, always good food and service. I had a birthday party there Oct. 4th 2014 for 50 people. Every one enjoyed the food, the wine. the service. I would do it again some other time. They have their own parking lot across the street. It is best after three pm, because a school... More

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Barnegat, New Jersey
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73 reviews 73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 NEW

Exactly next door, sooo convenient, and they are accustomed to getting people out the door in time for the curtain without feeling rushed. Extensive wine list, exhaustive Italian menu, daily specials. Everything that we have tried here has been very very good and appropriately priced. Huge portions, excellent old world service, high energy ambience (what we used to call noisy),... More

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Plainview, New York
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136 reviews 136 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Spent a few days in Red Bank for business. Nice glass of wine to start. Baked clams a little overdone and slightly fishy. See picture. Homemade pasta with Bolognese sauce was good, and a tremendous portion. Service was attentive and pleasant.

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Red Bank, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I was there a few times on the weekends for drinks with friends.. The DJ was good. played old school dance and new stuff.. Bar was a little pricy.. older crowd. but had fun

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New York, New York, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My in-laws picked Buono Sera as our rehearsal dinner location. We had 37 people and fit comfortably in their lower floor wine cellar. It is absolutely gorgeous and I highly recommend having your special events in the wine cellar. So elegant, yet cozy. The food is spectacular. Good, hearty italian cuisine that I absolutely love. We had impeccable service and... More

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Pinehurst, Texas
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92 reviews 92 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Excellent atmosphere.....we were in the lower level for our large group. Waitstaff was outstanding and plenty of help to accommodate all our folks. Service was over-the-top! Food was perfect and plenty of it. I'd highly recommend this location. Seafood was perfectly cooked and BS offered plenty of variety.

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Toms River, New Jersey
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138 reviews 138 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

It's a great spot esp. for after shows at Ct. Basie theatre. There are several rooms and 2 dining levels. We sat at the top overlooking the main floor on our dinner visit so that was nice unless heights scare you. The inside s very nice great if you have a large party or just to celebrate a special occasion.... More

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Brooklyn, New York
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Our office had a holiday lunch here and it was very disappointing. The holiday decor was tacky with a giant hanging plastic santa hanging above our heads. The tables were so close together it was uncomfortable. The sun shining through the windows was so annoying, we had to change tables. There was yelling and cursing in the back kitchen. The... More

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New Jersey
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55 reviews 55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We've been here several times and the food is wonderful. Saturday night dinner here can be very noisy though. We were a group of ten and the service was good, as was the food. The main dishes are very large and most of our group took home lots of food! Some of the dishes are a little pricey, but the... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

A group of 40 had dinner in the Dungeon downstairs at Buono Sera. The dungeon itself was the perfect size for our party and it provided a great ambiance. The service was great. We had two servers who were prompt and friendly and they never let a wine glass empty. The only thing about the meal that was mediocre was... More

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Additional Information about Buona Sera Ristorante & Bar

Address: 50 Maple Ave, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1618
Phone Number: 732-530-5858
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Italian

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