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Graziano's Italian Restaurant

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3119 Route 88, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-2845
17328996336
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4:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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Sun 3:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an old time italian restaurant with very good food. Big portions and courteous staff. Fresh food, nice atmosphere

Helpful?
Thank NJMarie2016
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to sing our praises! I'm excited to have you back for more of what you loved. Cheers! Marcello M. More 

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60 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the Chicken Marcello (In My opinion it's Chicken Murphy) it is absolutely fantastic. The best chicken Murphy I've ever had. My wife had angel hair in vodka sauce with meatballs and it was great also. We had fresh mozzarella and roasted red peppers for an appetizer, which was great. My wife had a pasta fagoli soup which she... More 

Helpful?
Thank bricknick
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to tell us what you loved about your evening! It sounds like your server took great care of you, and I'll be sure to pass your compliments along. The details they mentioned about our homemade ingredients are absolutely right. Rather than focusing on updated decor, we've poured our passion into timeless cooking, and that starts... More 

New York City, New York
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While on vacation by the NJ beaches, we found this gem of a restaurant. I can't even believe it. The food is amazing, with large portions. The price is reasonable and the service is quick, friendly and attentive. The décor is old-school, homestyle Italian: paneling on the walls, wooden tables and mellow lighting. The menu selection is fairly large (3... More 

Helpful?
Thank Joe S
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Joe, thank you for writing such a detailed and glowing review of our place! I'm glad to hear our large, delicious portions were such a pleasant surprise during your vacation. It's a shame we couldn't have informed you of our BYOB status before your first visit, but we appreciate you giving the heads up to potential diners. I you're ever... More 

Hurley, New York
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We were on a family vacation and had plans for dinner at a local seafood market. We didn't realize they closed early so we were out of luck and found ourselves driving around looking for a place to eat. Our kids saw the sign and we decided to take a chance. SO GLAD WE DID!! The food was home-cooked and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mugdarget
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

We are so glad to you did, too! Thanks for choosing us after a hungry search. We're really proud of our menu, and we're glad you could taste why. Hope to see you in again soon! Don't forget to bring your favorite drink! Cheers! Marcello M. More 

Hampton, New Jersey
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Came down to Point Pleasant to visit family and went here for dinner, our waitress was very nice. The homemade ranch dressing was AMAZING!!!!! The portions were so big and everything tasted great. They also have a good kids menu and pizza (though we did not try the pizza) A great family restaurant! Can't wait to go back!!!!!

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Thank LisaPerr
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm glad to hear your entire family enjoyed dinner at our place, Lisa! That homemade ranch is great on just about everything. Trust me! I hope you'll be back to give our pizza a try -- it's classic Jersey style. Let me know what you think! See ya soon, Marcello M. More 

Tewksbury, Massachusetts
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89 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Got a recommendation from a local. We went early and found the place packed! The chicken parm was $10 and it was good! Great value, good food nets a very good rating from me!

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Thank Sherman R
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for checking us out, Sherman! I'm glad to hear your experience was everything the locals cracked it up to be. I hope you'll join us for more chicken parm and good times soon! Best, Marcello M. More 

Budd Lake, New Jersey
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Graziano's has always been one of my personal favorite restaurants ever since I was little. It may be smaller but has very good food and service. It can be a little pricey but the portions are decent sized and the quality of the food is fantastic.

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Thank SweetLew513
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for showing us some love! I'm glad to hear you're loving our homemade cooking in our cozy atmosphere. If you're looking for a more inexpensive way to enjoy our food, I recommend our Thursday Chicken Parm special. Hope to see you soon! Cheers, Marcello M. More 

Annapolis MD area, United States
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74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has been around since the 1960's and is family owed! They offer good Italian dinners and in healthy large portions! There is usually a line to get in, but moves quickly. The food is always good and staff funny and pleasant, making you feel like family. It is a byob establishment so bring your bottle of wine. This... More 

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Thank Timothy L. C
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

You really summed us up well, Timothy. Good food, friends, family, and drinks (no matter what you're bringing!) have connected us to this town for so many years. Thanks for being a part of the tradition, and thanks for telling Trip Advisor all about it. We hope to see you in again soon! Cheers! Marcello M. More 

new jersey
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Nice local family run Italian Restaurant. Locals come here. It has a variety to choose from on the menu.

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Thank pleasant point
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing local, and thanks for choosing us! I'm glad to hear you're loving our variety, and I hope you'll return soon for more of what you loved. Cheers! Marcello M. More 

Lakewood, New Jersey
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Never been here before but thoroughly enjoyed this visit. We were a group of 14 friends and made a reservation. As previously said portions were large. I had the chicken parm and found it tasty. Someone else had fried shrimp and said they were the best that he ever had. We all had a good time and took a lot... More 

Helpful?
Thank Martin K
Marcello M, Owner at Graziano's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Martin, I'm glad to hear you loved our Chicken Parm! Like the rest of our menu, it's homemade with lots of love, and I'm glad you could taste that. Thanks for taking the time to tell us what you enjoyed! I hope your leftovers were just as good as that first bite. See ya soon! Marcello M. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3119 Route 88, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-2845
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant
  • Phone Number: 17328996336
Description
Family-owned and operated, we offer authentic, Italian dishes made from scratch. Join us for dinner like our nonna used to make.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?