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La Dolce Vita - CLOSED

120 E Dewey Ave, Wharton, NJ 07885
9733616777
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Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

56 reviews from our community

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English first
Wharton, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Nice, casual atmosphere, quiet. Not overcrowded with tables. The food was good but the prices were a little higher than I expected. The service was very good. The restaurant has gone out of business now.

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Wharton, New Jersey
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Being a BYOB cuts down on cost and the food is very good also. Pleasant staff and a nice atmosphere. Nice casual place to sit back and enjoy. Oh, did I forget the fabulous desserts. Be sure to give them a try. I'm sure you'll be pleased.

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Roxbury, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I would go there again. The wait staff were very good, prices reasonable, and since it is BYOB, you can save a few $$ on your wind during your Italian meal. I had a huge bowl of pasta, sausage, and broccoli rabe and it was very good. The wife had a steak and said it was only "ok".

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Top Contributor
157 reviews 157 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

While visiting family in NJ, I took a group to this restaurant on recommendations of my sister. The place was not very crowded on a Sunday evening. The staff were attentive to us. We did not need reservations in this casual atmosphere. The menu was delightful. I had the Cannoletti panne and it was extremely filling. The cheese filling and... More 

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Rockaway, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Pleasant family restaurant with typical I Italian food. A $9.99 menu since the financial crisis and BYO makes it very affordable. Even a la carte will not break the bank. For a fun night with friends and family when you want some Italian food but not Olive Garden rather impersonal atmosphere you can give it a try. Nothing is spectacular... More 

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Morris Plains, NJ
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63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Wife and I stopped in for a quick Sunday evening Italian dinner. LDV is OK and nice because it's BYO. And with a coupon it was a great deal. Nothing fancy, food not spectacular but all edible and enjoyable.

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 via mobile

I can't believe the poor reviews I was reading! I travel a lot for work and eat out probably 2-300 times a year, and I found this place absolutely great. For $9.95 I had a delicious soup, nice warm bread, and veal Marsala with linguini, overall an excellent meal. And San Pellegrino and espresso to drink. The building looks like... More 

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Wharton, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Very professional, great food, good prices! $9.95 Specials are amazing. Definitely an authentic favorite, a must go to if you're in the area.

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Randolph, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

My wife and I went to La Dolce Vita as we've passed it many times going through Wharton, and we saw a coupon on Doubletake showing them as 5 stars. Walking into the restaurant, the decor' is decent, having a quiet, elegant atmosphere. The regular menu is nothing out of the ordinary for an Italian restaurant, it's menu mostly being... More 

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nj
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Think again if your planing a party, felt like a shell game Please let me start with, the two servers that assisted our party were excellent. All the food was delicious, except for the deserts, soggy canolies?? All in all the party went well. I did not appreciate your manager, I felt I was dealing with a chauvinistic snake oil... More 

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Additional Information about La Dolce Vita

Address: 120 E Dewey Ave, Wharton, NJ 07885
Phone Number: 9733616777
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Wharton
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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