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12907 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008
16094921001
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5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Family run Italian

This restaurant has good traditional Italian dishes at reasonable prices. Lots of choices. BYO. Nice salads. Ample portion.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Bradenton, Florida
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154 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

The Linguini Marechiato was absolutely outstanding with all flavors blending perfectly in probably the best Marinara I've had in a long time. The Veal Scarpariello was a pleasure for the palate as well. It's an upscale, quiet fine Italian seafood establishment that is family run and very reasonably priced for the dining experience delivered. Remember to BYOB and not your... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Given all the great counter fish in the area, I see no reason to do anything 'fancy' like this restaurant. Service was friendly and quick, but both my husband and I thought our meals were so-so. Stick to the simple places and you'll eat much better.

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Old Tappan, New Jersey
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Summer dining on Long Beach Island can be an expensive proposition, but Roberto's Dolce Vita offers good food at reasonable prices. It's BYOB, so that holds the cost down, too. The dining areas are a good size and well lit. The servers are prompt and courteous. On our visit last night I had the pork tenderloin special and I was... More 

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North Brunswick, NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This restaurant has good traditional Italian dishes at reasonable prices. Lots of choices. BYO. Nice salads. Ample portion.

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New Jersey
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Roberto's is one of our favorite restaurants on the island. We away stake guests here as they have wonderful upscale Italian fine dining choices. The menu has wonderful and creative choices, though thy do have some Italians standards as well. The ambiance,service and presentation of the food is excellent.! Make sure to save room for dessert at the desserts are... More 

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Pelham, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

My husband and I celebrated our 37th wedding anniversary here with our daughters and family. The pasta was amazing and the service was outstanding. We like that you BYOB, which considerablly affects the bill, making it more affordable.

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Sag Harbor, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Went here with my wife and family for an excellent dinner and dining experience. The veal, halibut, shrimp and pasta entrees were wonderfully prepared and presented. When asked for a combination that was not on the menu, our served cheerfully checked with the chef and returned with a positive yes...we can prepare it your way. You can also bring your... More 

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Denville, New Jersey, United States
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Pre-season visit. Saturday at 5:45 - restaurant was empty. Went with two friends and were told it was completely booked. They had one table "available" but were waiting for a party to call back to confirm. Hostess then called that party who still had not made a decision and said they'd call back. Hostess then said we had to wait... More 

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NJ
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72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We returned to Roberto's this evening after a 1 or 2 year break. (We had had one or two less than stellar experiences and we felt that the quality had declined previously.) The quality is back, but it comes with a high price tag. Three of us shared a clam appetizer. We each had an entrée - two scallop specials... More 

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Harvey Cedars, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We had a great meal the other day at Roberto’s Dolce Vita on LBI. Just about everything was perfect. Four of us were out to celebrate the end of the rental season and the beginning of the locals’ (our) season. Each couple split an appetizer. Our friends had the single crab cake, (a special that night) which was accompanied by... More 

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Additional Information about Roberto's Dolce Vita

Address: 12907 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008
Phone Number: 16094921001
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Ship Bottom
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 am - 9:30 am  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 am - 9:30 am  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 am - 9:30 am  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 am - 9:30 am  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 am - 9:30 am  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 am - 9:30 am  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 am - 9:30 am  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12907 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Ship Bottom
  • Phone Number: 16094921001

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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