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Caffe Italia

2414 Rt. 37 East, Toms River, NJ
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Ranked #9 of 238 Restaurants in Toms River
Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sun 11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Listing is in the phone book and I have eaten at this fabulous restaurant on multiple occasions - one of the best Italian Restaurants in the area.
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Listing is in the phone book and I have eaten at this fabulous restaurant on multiple occasions - one of the best Italian Restaurants in the area.
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English first
Wall, NJ
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Almost a 5 star, but at least 4.5. We were a party of 3 and from the bread and salad that was included with our entrees, the presentation and preparation of the food, plus the quantity was excellent. We tried a couple of desserts and enjoyed them thoroughly as well. Service was very good and the total bill (no alcohol... More

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Ortley Beach
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We have eaten here many times and never disappointed. I feel it's a little 'classier' than most local restaurants. They always have daily specials which are different than the menu selections. The dinners are reasonably priced and it's a BYOB.

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Beverley ,UK
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

A pleasant family run restaurant with two dining areas ,one for larger parties . Staff very friendly and attentive without being intrusive ,very willing to interact with you if you so wish . ( Mrs. B. always does ! )Bring your own wine and they'll do the rest .........being Brits we were not used to this system and on the... More

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Our family gathered for a memorial lunch for a family member of ours during the lunch hour. We had about 30+ people in our party. The food, and atmosphere were good. I had the veal, and my wife had the chicken with red sauce and asparagus. We really liked the service. Everyone was very accommodating and friendly. The best part... More

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Toms River, New Jersey
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Went here on a Friday with a party of 14. All of us had great, great food. Being that we were a group, they gave us a flat rate with tip and tax included. Very inexpensive and so worth the money. We started with the best focaccia and salad, then choices of chicken parm, veal parm, eggplant rollatini or tilapia.... More

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Island Heights, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Among our limited choices in Toms River for good food with a nice atmosphere, Cafe Italia is one of my favorites. A very extensive menu, great sized portions, and a lot of bang for your buck. My favorites are their veal dishes - marsala or parmesean. By far, my absolute favorite of theirs is something they give you a couple... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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68 reviews 68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I was in for an early dinner, so had the place nearly to myself! First impression was like.... OH, NICE!. White table cloths & nicely spaced tables made an awesome impression. In spite of dining alone (women are sometimes ignored), I was waited on quickly and courteously. I ordered Lasagne (it looked different - like cut or rolled in 3... More

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Toms River, New Jersey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We have been to Cafe Italia several times over the past few years, including a private birthday party. The food used to be much better. I recently had the cavatelli and broccoli which had no flavor and minimal garlic. The waiter seeemed distracted. The place could use a make over, and maybe a new menu.

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New Jersey
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119 reviews 119 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

This is one of those places that you can just count on. Best Italian food in the area. Their take out pizza is great. Our favorite is the focaccia with fresh mozzarella- there's just nothing else like it! Delicious crust and sauce, and a pie is huge so we love enjoying the leftovers later. We decided recently to eat in... More

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Asbury Park, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

Love this place!! Come here at least twice a summer and for day trips in the winter when I check out my family's summer home, service is great! Professional waiters well kept and properly trained, generous size meals correctly priced and most importantly very delicious! Will always come back.

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