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$8 - $25
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Italian, Pizza
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed October 16, 2020

I have been a patron since they opened. Great food, lovely people, and a gem in our neighborhood. I usually order delivery and they have been a godsend through the Covid 19 virus. Nothing bad on the menu but love their Veal Parm. The Paninis...are amazing too! Stay strong!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 7, 2020

This place this is a hidden Gem. I can't speak enough about this place. Food is freshly made and you can taste the love they put into their cooking. Service was outstanding. Nicki was very friendly and tentative to the table. Everyone there was polite...and friendly. The garlic bread was freshly made, the mussels marinara have just the right amount of heat. I can't say enough have been there twice in 2 weeks. This is not only my go to spot now but it's my permanent spot. As far as their COVID-19 precautions i didn't see anything wrong and they were doing everything the way CDC guidelines advised. Everyone had masks on the servers had gloves on. If you're that afraid of sitting at an outdoor restaurant how would you expect everyone to be 6ft apart. Stay home if you're going to complain about the distance because I'm sure you're not 6ft in a supermarket. I highly recommend this place and look forward to many more visits! Thank you Nicki and staff for a great evening, service and food!!!!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 27, 2020 via mobile

Had dinner outdoors as indoor closed per NJ mandate. Before eating, we were a little concerned as tables are not 6’ apart, just a few feet. Our mistake for not thinking twice. Ordered food and the service was very friendly. I enjoyed my meal, Dom’s...Healthy, but my family didn’t care for theirs (eggplant parm, seafood) Here’s the kicker, the waitress did not wear her mask covering her nose at all the entire time that we were there. What good does it do to cover your chin?? This woman was serving all patrons and if anyone was sick, she risked infecting everyone. Then when handing us our meals, she reached right across my wife’s face with her own face and talked into my wife’s face about a foot away from her facing into my wife’s face while talking to me. The waitress was the right of my wife and I was seated to the left of my wife. We all noticed and was disgusted, but the potential damaged had already been done. This lack of care for our health, with the disregard for social distancing and wearing face covering was shocking and ruined the dining experience, making the food secondary. Will not return.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 1, 2020 via mobile

Ordered two sandwiches for a cost of $28. Replaced pesto/mayo with Balsamic and was charged an extra $.75. Who got my pesto/mayo I paid for? Was also charged a convenience fee for them to walk it out the front door and hand it to me...in my car. The peppers on one of the sandwiches was enough to fit on a spoon.The overall taste of the sandwich was OK but for the price and quantities along with the extra costs is not worth another visit. There are Other establishments that treat you better in times like these, see you there.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed May 22, 2020 via mobile

Food was delicious!! My boyfriend and I wanted good Italian food and they have it. I got the chicken parm sandwich and he got a calzone. The calzone is made for more than one person!! Was so good would come again!

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed April 27, 2020

For years Nicki's has been our (rather large) family's go-to restaurant. You can't beat the quality of the food or it's large proportions. Sadly, I have moved away from the area but picked up food last night. Their pizza and desserts are awesome as well...as their customer service. They are a great family who seems to truly care about their customers.More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed April 19, 2020

We are so lucky to have this absolute gem in our neighborhood. We typically eat there a couple times per month and get takeout/delivery a couple more times. We always get excellent service, awesome food with huge portions with BYOB as a plus. Even though...I have given them 5 star reviews in the past, I felt compelled to write this review because of my most recent experience. Due to the pandemic, we couldn't eat in their dining room so ordered delivery of a steak dinner and a shrimp dinner (requested they grill the shrimp which is not on the menu, which they graciously agreed to do). Well, let me tell you, the food was so awesome; it tasted so good it was like they had prepared it fresh at my home. The steak was cooked to perfection, the shrimp was grilled and seasoned as if they could read my mind on what I wanted. I requested spinach with not too much garlic and it was prepared perfect. The mashed potatoes were like the best I ever tasted. My wife and I could not have been more pleased. Little Nickis, you never fail to impress.More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed November 8, 2019 via mobile

Little Nicki's is a great place for Italian food. I really like the fact that it is a quaint, small restaurant that serves up delicious Italian food. My favorite is the zuppa de pesce. Shrimp,mussels, clams and fish.I order it in the white wine garlic...sauce with broccoli since I am gluten intolerant.It is BYOB so bring along your favorite libation. We usually go early like 4:30 or 5pm on weekends since it can get busy very quickly. I highly recommend this restaurant.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2019

Had delivery of pizza, etc. Delivery was faster than what they indicated. Driver was friendly. Food was very good. Will definitley order from here again.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

Extensive menu offering something for everyone. The meals are made to order. Great service and scrumptious dishes. You can’t beat this restaurant for a quality night out (or takeout). So good!

Date of visit: July 2019
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  • Yes, Little Nicki's offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Little Nicki's offers delivery services.

  • Little Nicki's is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4