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Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine

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224 Westwood Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6129
17322229614
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Tuesday as we heard about a special. A taste of Italy. Dinner for 2 $25 We received Caesar salad, shrimp parmigana ziti and eggplant then coffee and dessert. Great value and service was good also.

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Deal, New Jersey
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like old line Italian, this is your spot. Found all the food great. Everyone in our party enjoyed every dish that had. Would have giver it 5 stars if our server was a little better. If your in Long Branch and you like Italian, you like this place.

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Thank Reuven Ronnen T
Joseph T, Owner at Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your review and looking forward to your return. I would appreciate hearing from you to discuss the negativity you felt with the server. I am always working on improvements. Please call me at anytime to discuss further. 732-222-9614. More 

Monmouth Beach, New Jersey
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96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

This is an authentic throwback Italian neighborhood establishment! The service is excellent and the staff is friendly and fun! Love the country style parmigiana, made with moist pounded out thighs with homemade pappardelle pasta. The Bolognese with pappardelle is outstanding too.,but they put too much sauce so I ask to put less sauce.. The portions are very generous! And the... More 

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Thank gigigolf
Joseph T, Owner at Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to submit a review. We will work with our servers to ensure your meal comes to your liking. We also have instructed our kitchen employees to lighten up on the quantity of the sauce. We look forward to your next visit. More 

West Long Branch, New Jersey
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

stepping across the threshold is like walking into an old friend's house. whether at the bar or a table, it is genuine Italian. no fakery. that goes for the food, too. large portions of southern Italian food, not bad house wine. try veal francese or any other veal, huge linguine w/ white clam sauce, etc., etc..

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Thank sandysandals2015
Joseph T, Manager at Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We take great pride in our food and we deeply appreciate our customers. Hope to see you again very soon. More 

Lavallette, New Jersey
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Love the specials they have during the week before 6PM. Half price pasta or pizza is a great buy as is the dinner special and drink specials. The food is tasty and plentiful. The staff is friendly and they take reservations.

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Thank Jimmiethemum
Joseph T, Manager at Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your "Excellent Specials" Review on Trip Advisor. It is because of excellent customers like yourself that we have stayed in business for 50 years. More 

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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

I've been coming here for years and I always leave happy and full. It's the best veal franchase I've ever had my life. Everytime I ordered it's always the same perfect. Even the bread that they toast. For you is amazing. So about the food there the decor is old school but I promise you if you want Italian food... More 

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Thank carbone1336
Joseph T, Manager at Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star rating. We work hard at serving you the customer the best possible dining experience. We are thrilled you love the Veal Francaise. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Sincerely Debbie Saffioti Manager - Back Office More 

New York, United States
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

You know how you have that one local place that feels like home when you walk in? Well...Tuzzio's is that place for me. I've been a customer for over 40 years (!!!) and am never disappointed. The front room has a bar and booths...the back room is tables only. So let's see...the service is good and staff is friendly. I... More 

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Joseph T, Front Office Manager at Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine, responded to this review

As we celebrate our 50th Anniversary, we want to Thank you for your review. We look forward to serving you again and again for the next 50 years. More 

Sleepy Hollow, New York, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Amazing service, amazing food, and very italian. The Caesar Salad is HUGE and Baked Zitti and Ravioli is AMAZING. The area doesn't have that many "good" restaurants but Tuzzio's definitely lives above that.

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Thank Steven C
Joseph T, Manager at Tuzzio's Italian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We aim to please our customers from their first step into our family owned restaurant and until they step foot outside, you are our first priority. We hope you recommend us to your friends and you come back and visit very soon. More 

Long Branch, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I've been going to Tuzzio's for over 20 years. The dish I order the most is Shrimp Ravioli with Alfredo Alla Tuzzio Sauce listed on the menu under "Chef;s Specialties". I have noticed the place has been going down a bit but still hung in there. Last night when I ordered my standard Shrimp Ravioli, I was so disappointed. First,... More 

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Long Branch, NJ
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I very nice place to have a private party or just have dinner. Have also eaten at places where the food was catered by Tuzzio's. Always good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 Westwood Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6129
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
  • Phone Number: 17322229614

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