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Calandra's Mediterranean Grill

118 U.S. 46 East, Fairfield, NJ 07004
+1 973-575-6500
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (24 reviews)
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“zabaglione” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
118 U.S. 46 East, Fairfield, NJ 07004
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a nice restaurant within the Hampton Inn. We only had a few drinks and I had a salad. I decided to sit in the open sitting to listen to the piano instead of going into the dining area. It was a nice relaxing...More

Thank Janet E
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We have been going to Calandra’s Mediterranean Grille for years and have never been disappointed. We were there again tonight and our waiter, James, was hands down the best waiter we have seen anywhere. He was attentive, respectful and pleasant. I highly recommend this restaurant;...More

1  Thank Lisa R
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We are visiting the Caldwell area and debated which restaurant to visit for dinner, of course referencing the Trip Advisor reviews. We chose Calandra’s based on menu, reviews and distance from our hotel. It did not disappoint. We were warmly welcomed and offered a table...More

1  Thank JABellamy
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Have eaten here many times over the years, in a nice relaxed environment. Had the special Grouper served on pasta in a Creamy Pesto sauce this past Friday, was most enjoyable! Topped off with a creme brulee dessert achieving a most enjoyable food coma!

Thank Beaners042
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Sat outside with excellent service, music and sounds of fountains. Service was great and selections were great and plentiful. There was no rushed service and so enjoyed the great Start of fresh grated cheese with olive oil and warm Calandra bread. And of course, as...More

Thank Norma1015
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We ordered a hot and cold platter to share--it was delicios, great serve as well. The music was nice and some people danced!!

Thank lynno833
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The Resturant has comfortable seating and very nice atmosphere.food is well prepared and delicious. Service always great. On your way out they give you a loaf of bread. It is a little pricy but worth it.one of the best resturants in the area.

Thank rmezz
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

On April 13, 2018 we hosted a dinner for out of town friends and family before my son’s bar mitzvah. We planned the event with Tom Buczek, who is the manager of the restaurant. He made planning the dinner easy and offered a private room...More

2  Thank Karen K
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is great. Located in the Hampton inn. Great staff and the food is perfect. I have eaten quite a few things off the menu and have not had a bad meal yet. Fresh bread with all food that’s delicious. Love it.

Thank llmarie
Reviewed February 20, 2018

food was good.. two above average..but bring a fat wallet. One thing i was disappointed at was the service and the softdrinks... They are not top dollar (from the bottle).. but we were charged $3 for each one and each refill... The place was not...More

1  Thank Paul A
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Mary Jean M
October 28, 2015|
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Response from Calandra973 | Property representative |
Hi Mary Jean, Calandra's Mediterranean Grill is not a BYOB, as we offer a full wine list including our own line of Calandra family wines imported from our vineyards in Italy. We do however waive any corkage fees on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 U.S. 46 East, Fairfield, NJ 07004
    (Clinton Road)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop close to hotel
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 973-575-6500
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