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The Ravioli House

102 E Bennett Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4408
+1 609-522-7894
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Ranked #46 of 126 Restaurants in Wildwood
Price range: $0 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner
Description: The Ravioli House is the oldest Italian Restaurant in the City of Wildwood, NJ. In the past 43 years not much has changed at Bennett and New Jersey Avenues in Wildwood. The Ravioli House and Pastry Shop is an Italian family restaurant with a complete take-out service. It is still owned and operated by the DeSanctis family. Antonio and Teresa came to Philadelphia from Italy to live with relatives. Every summer their families would travel to Wildwood to stay with Antonio’s aunt, who owned a building where she made homemade pasta. Teresa loved the idea of owning a restaurant, and in 1970 the Ravioli House opened its doors for the first time.The Ravioli House provides a warm and inviting ambiance with beautiful murals of towns and villages in Italy. Customers enjoy authentic Italian cuisine to the soundtrack of soft Italian music. At the Ravioli House, everything is homemade. It is just like eating in your grandmother’s kitchen. Choose from spaghetti, linguini, fettuccini, angel hair, rigatoni, gnocchi, potato gnocchi, and cavatelli. Then select one of 10 sauces to enjoy a pasta feast just the way you like it. Pasta selections don’t stop here. Try the stuffed shells, manicotti, baked ziti, and ravioli, or try “The Trip Around Italy” for a true taste sensation.
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English first
Sayreville, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW

Had dinner here several times during our vacation; I would drive the 2 hours just to have their food, it's that good!

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Cape May Court House, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We love the food served at The Ravioli House! Teresa is a very special lady, both in and out of the kitchen :) The restaurant looks great after all the new work & the mural > Magnifico! Service is always friendly & helpful, visit here once and you will come back again & again...

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

we went in june for dinner and it was still as good as it was when i lived there back in the late 70's thru the late 90's

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Hicksville, New York, USA
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Took the family here after we walked by going to the boardwalk. Very local place that has very good old school food. A gem

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Lodi, New Jersey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had our dinner at the Ravioli House last Sunday of Sept. after seeing it in the hardbound "tourist" Wildwood book in our hotel. We called the place but the restaurant did not accept any reservation. The place was simply nice with an Italian decor, quite large and not that busy. We did not wait at all and we were... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Hubby & I decided to give the Ravioli House a try. I always heard great things and saw the long waits. We were off season on a Thursday evening - no wait. So great time for us. Hubby ordered Lobster Ravioli. There were these 5 hard, thin red pieces of something on top of the Ravioli. We guessed it was... More 

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Orwin, Pennsylvania, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Two years ago (our last visit to Wildwood) we met the owner of the Ravioli house while shopping at the Washington Street Mall in Cape May but we were not able to get to the restaurant that year. This year we decided to try the Ravioli house for dinner, it was a Wednesday evening and we were here in the... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I have been to the Ravioli House many times over the years when we have been in Wildwood. It has to be our favorite restaurant there. You will have to wait but we never waited more than 20 minutes. We went one summer about 7:30 PM, and we got right in. The food is very fresh and all the pastas... More 

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Butler, New Jersey, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I refuse to wait on a line for food. Unless it's a restaurant I know is worth it. For as far back as I can remember, the Ravioli House was an exception. Since I was a child, I remember sitting outside the RH with my family waiting to get in so I could devour those sauce/gravy smothered pastas. The antipasto... More 

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Chris K, Guest Relations Manager at The Ravioli House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review The Ravioli House. We are sorry to hear that your experience did not meet your expectations and we do thank you for bringing these issues to our attention. Please check your inbox as we would like to further address this with you. More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My family took a trip to wildwood nj. We asked a few locals what is a good spot for Italian food. They said little Italy, la piazza, or ravioli house. We decided to try the ravioli house since their big claim to fame is everything is made from scratch. There was a line outside and told at least a 30... More 

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Chris K, Guest Relations Manager at The Ravioli House, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that your expectations were not met. However, our sauce is made from scratch as is the calamari breading and the crab-stuffed mushrooms. The owner is in the dining room every evening and addresses any concerns brought to her attention by our servers. She personally sees to it that every customer leaves satisfied. Thank you for... More 

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Additional Information about The Ravioli House

Address: 102 E Bennett Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4408
Phone Number: +1 609-522-7894
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Wildwood
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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