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Vesta Wood-Fired Pizza & Bar

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64 Hoboken Rd, East Rutherford, NJ 07073-1417
12019396012
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Abingdon, Maryland
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the meatball pizza and recommend it highly. The pizza has fresh Mozzarella, Caramelized onions, kattamala olives and crumbled up meatballs. Pricy, but delicious.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us visited for a business dinner and had an excellent experience -- two of us visited Vesta before so it was a "no brained" for us and the three newbies thoroughly enjoyed it! Food EXCELLENT -- rice balls, fried calamari and fresh tomato and mozzarella! We had everything from Chicken Parmigiana (a huge portion), Steak and Salmon ...... More 

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New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Visited over a year ago and had a bad experience at lunch. This time was a charm. We shared a delicious marg pizza and a lunch entree. The entree special was flounder over a bed of angel hair surrounded by clams, and mussels in a light tomato sauce. It was delicious. So, happy to have returned. Service was excellent. Our... More 

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NJ
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We decided to give this place a try after seeing that it was highly rated in the newspaper. It supposedly has some of the best pizza in NJ. I should've known something was wrong when we walked into the restaurant at 7pm on a Friday and found the place to be mostly empty. Isn't that one of the busiest times... More 

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1 Thank 2travel10
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Vesta wood fired pizza and bar brings a little ambiance to any group or party. Their fried calamari was superb and Penni pasta was fabulous. Pizza as it would go is that one with bacon was very impressive but one with guida cheese tasted terrible. Parking is a little dicey so always be on the lookout for a car leaving... More 

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Wallington, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

When visiting Vesta, we sat down, ordered drinks and put our order in for pizza... and then... waited, and waited and waited. Everyone around us got their dinners. People who came in after us got their dinners... and we just waited. The waitress saw I was getting angry and then came over and said, I am so sorry... your pizza... More 

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Thank jnj90
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Great Italian food. Cool place for a lunch with reasonable price. Variety of pizzas! Salads and pasta in a quick service.

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1 Thank Eduardo L
East Rutherford, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

It is attractive from the outside and inside. My husband declared he wanted to try it and he is not a fan of eating out. I've been there for lunch and the food is good. Its a little more expensive than I'd like but not so much that I wouldn't go.

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Went early on a Friday night before the crowds - we ordered the Rice balls and a Salsiccia pie. Both were very good. The crust was on the thin side, which we like. The toppings were fresh and generous. We enjoyed a glass of wine but would have preferred a BYO restaurant. Our waiter was good but not particularly attentive.... More 

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

The pizza works because all the elements work. The crust is crisp and perfectly charred. The sauce has the right spices and not overly salty.The cheese is silky and milky. The toppings (pepperoni is amazing) take on the flavor of the smoke fire. The synthesis: the best pizza. And the calamari appetizer and the Dogfish Palo Santo....Its great to find... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Hoboken Rd, East Rutherford, NJ 07073-1417
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  East Rutherford
  • Phone Number: 12019396012

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