Located in Driftwood Plaza (a small strip mall on Route 72 East in Manahawkin) we went there based on a recommendation from a friend. They were right. It's small and does not have a ton of ambiance, but it is owned by the Mangone family, who has owned Italian restaurants on and off Long Beach Island for years. The food is very good. I had a Caesar salad and the Penne Barisi and my wife had a sausage soup, a house salad and a side of spinach. With two coffees the bill with tip was $40. A very reasonable alternative to LBI prices. BYOB.
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