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Michelino's Restaurant

169 Washington Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07202
+1 908-355-8393
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
169 Washington Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07202
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Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

I came here with my family and I had such a great time! I ordered the Chicken Michelino and it was delicious! It was a really pleasant experience with a lively atmosphere. 5 out of 5 :) Catalina and Mirna were great servers as well!

Thank carolinaotero95
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

While in the area for my daughters soccer tournament we decided to have a good dinner since we were all tired of eating out. I had pulled up restaurants in the area on trip advisor and this one stood out so we figured we would...More

Thank McGregor4
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Michielino's is located in a community setting and has an adjacent pizza joint. The restaurant is white linen, but don't let that fool you. As soon as you walk in, you are a member of the family and the staff is extremely friendly and attentive....More

Thank JimH_Tarheel
Reviewed March 26, 2017

My wife and stopped in for dinner Friday night. As always, we were greeted by the staff and quickly seated in the dinning room. We love this place and visit once a month or so. What we truly enjoy is the "family" atmosphere and the...More

Thank jmascia5
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I went to the place to celebrate my mother's birthday. They offered kind of special deal for the night which we accepted. The food was nothing of the extraordinary, the price was ridiculous high and the service quite slow.Total disappointment. Never will go back again.More

Thank misael1965
Jerry N, Owner at Michelino's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2017

I would like to apologize for the disappointing experience you had. Can you pleas give me the date of your party so that I can double check the bill. We go to great lengths to maintain a certain level of service. Excellence is the only...More

Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

A great food experience enjoying nice, authentic Italian food with great customer service Greeted nicely by staff

Thank njdoc2017
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

They make the best pizza and the best Penne in Vodka sauce. Their food is always fresh and delicious. Service is also good.

Thank luzc530
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I have been there for dining with family, work events and I had my husbands 50th birthday there. Always happy.

Thank baroneag
Reviewed February 8, 2017

Enjoyed a engagement party and it was a bit of heaven as everything put on the dish was the best eating from pizza, salads 3 types, shrimp, pasta's, skirt steak ummm, wines and sangria, beers to coffee demi, to coopachino

Thank buildinbob22
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is not the pizza shop on the corner. Keep walking down the street to find the restaurant. It was a lovely decorated place and the fire place sold me on the location. We had the very good red sangria, stuffed portobello starter, lasagna...More

Thank Moffett1
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Questions & Answers
August 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Joanna F |
Its safe. Its Elizabeth not Camden.
June 9, 2016|
Response from Jerry N | Property representative |
Rw thanks for the inquiry, no you will not need reservations, but if you would like, you can give us a call so I know your coming. I always like to do a little something extra when I have guests from trip adviser. Hope to... More
June 28, 2015|
Response from Jerry N | Property representative |
Yes we expect all major credit cards, and we also have a full bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169 Washington Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07202
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 908-355-8393
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Michelino's Restaurant and Pizzeria offers Italian, casual dining as it should be. Whether you join us for a casual dinner in our restaurant, enjoy watching sports at the bar or need pizza and wings delivered to your home - you can count on Michelino's!
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