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Cafe 2825

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2825 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6325 (Brighton Avenue)
+1 609-344-6913
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Princeton, New Jersey
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215 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This restaurant looks like a hole in the wall from outside but inside is cozy. Reservations are hard to come by even in the off season. Service was professional. Their signature pasta is made tableside and is a "don't miss". A huge hunk of parmigian cheese serves as the preparation bowl. A blow torch is used to soften the cheese... More 

Thank Frank P
West Chester, United States
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although it was difficult to make a reservation, it was well worth the trouble. I was trying to find an Italian Restaurant for my daughter's birthday and read a review for Cafe 2825 and it seemed to fit the bill. Was I ever right! The food was outstanding. We shared the Burrata Mozzarella appetizer special which was prepared tableside. The... More 

Thank Dolores V
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a restaurant that everyone needs to visit service is super . You can't miss this one. If your in Atlantic City you need to call in advance to go here.. The food is perfect Italian Superb. You can't move after you leave but that's what makes it worth the trip! The cook a lot of your food in... More 

Thank Venia G
Atlantic City, New Jersey
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very good spot in A.C. Reservations a must. A small dining area with a small bar.A very cool place.Excellent service and food.We love it!

Thank shadrack28
Atlanta, Georgia
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294 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Atlantic City unexpected and trying to find a place for dinner. I was checking TripAdvisor like i do and mentioned to my son who knows the area somewhat the two places we were considering. This was not one of the two since we were looking for seafood. He told me about this place. He loves Italian. He... More 

1 Thank beachpeach75
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

SIMPLY AMAZING!! Read all the glowing reviews and saw all the photos on Yelp and had high expectations going in and they were met. Had a group of 8 last night and everyone left extremely happy and satisfied. Entrees included the Flounder franchise, chicken parmesan, pork, and Sunday pasta. All were delicious as I sampled all but the Sunday pasta.... More 

1 Thank alext00923
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

discovered this restaurant on trip advisor and i have to say this was the best dinner i've ever had in atlantic city.my wife and i always eat in the casino restaurants but decided to try somewhere new. as soon as i tasted the sauce on my wifes eggplant rollatini i knew we made a great choice. stuffed veal chop...pescatore.....coconut cheesecake...outstanding.... More 

Thank tpn240
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant on a Saturday night with my cousin while on a girls trip in Atlantic City. I must say the only reason for me grading them 4 stars is because it is difficult/frustrating to make a reservation. Luckily I was able to secure a reservation 2 weeks prior to my trip. The restaurant is very intimate and... More 

Thank Jennifer A
Margate City, New Jersey
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I have never seen this type of dining. Mozzarella made table side. Alfredo made table side.Caesar salad made table side. I have eaten at alot of restaurants this was awesome food. Owner operated. . Definitely a 5star experience. Hard to make reservations but worth the wait.

Thank scewch
Livingston, New Jersey
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

We had a great meal here last weekend! We walked in, no reservations (party of 2) and we were seated within 25 minutes. They offer fresh motz & ricotta which they make table side, along with pasta dishes prepared in a cheese wheel, also table side. We had the fried calamari as an appetizer and chicken parm, fra diavlo and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$35 - $50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6325
    (Brighton Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-344-6913
Been in business 28 yrs. Featuring Italian American Cusine. One block from Tropicana and The Quarter. Family Owned. Upscale Italian American white table cloth restaurant . PLEASE upscale casual dress.... no tee shirts, graffiti tees, cut off, beachwear,Male tank tops.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?