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45 Broad Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701 (white street)
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Five of us went here for a friends birthday. Her husband made reservations well in advance because he was told it would be difficult to get a reservation. After the rave reviews we were all very excited to try it out. The place is so pretty and warm. You feel very welcome as soon as you walk in the door.... More 

Thank slaraway0919
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of our favorite restaurants. The food is cooked to order so if there are some ingredients you do not want on the food they can be removed. Its BYOB allows us to bring the wine of our choice without having to pay restaurant prices. The owners work in the kitchen so they are always there. Try it... More 

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Middletown nj
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for date night. The best date night ever. Where do i start the staff is truly outstanding from the time we were greeted at the door to our server who was outstanding. The clams were the best i have ever had. The food was outstanding. Its like old world southern charm meets modern day Italian love. The owners... More 

1 Thank Cathy G
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food here. A big plus is BYOB. It's in demand so make reservations way in advance We were a party of 8 and everyone loved their dishes

1 Thank claudia p
via45, Owner at Via45, responded to this review

thank you so much for your "TA" review. we truly appreciate you taking time to express your delight for others.it is wonderful to know that you all "loved" your experience. c u soon.. sincerely lauren & claudette More 

Seattle, Washington
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

I went here while visiting friends in the area and this is one of the best meals I have had in a long time! The atmosphere is quaint and the food was extremely flavorful and not over salty like a lot of restaurants in the U.S. I would definitely would return here!

Thank SeattleliteinEurope
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Great service with the best meal. From app to entrée, just magnificent. We will be back. I wanted a nice place I have not been to before for my wife's birthday and I made the right choice.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Middletown, NJ
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The food is fantastic. The menu is constantly changing with the seasonal selections. The service is unbeatable.

Thank PattyO53
via45, Owner at Via45, responded to this review

truly appreciate you appreciation. thank you for taking your time to share your thoughts. being in the kitchen... it is really good to know. sincerely, lauren & claudette More 

Colts Neck, New Jersey
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

Have eaten here numerous times and never had a bad meal. Menu is constructed daily based on available local food supply. Service is perfect. Food is outstanding and imaginative. Our choice for special occasions. Owners are lovely people. Reservations are needed.

Thank Ed M
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Although this restaurant has been here for 7 years it's new and news to me. Sorry I didn't know sooner. The presentation, quality ingredients and preparation were executed beautifully. The broccoli rob was done so purely Italian. No bitterness and the texture and temperature perfect when plates. We all made sure to get more with our entrees. Bring an array... More 

Thank Hanaro
Colts Neck, New Jersey
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

The menu is done everyday with whatever's fresh in the area that day .. you have to book this place in advance to get a table it's well worth the wait

Thank briankavanagh2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $45
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Broad Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701
    (white street)
  • Public Transportation: red bank train station north jersey coastline 5 Central Ave Red Bank, NJ 07701‎ Edit details (732) 530-3727 www/njtransit.com
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: 17324509945
via45 is a rustic italian eatery. We offer vegetarian, vegan and Gluten-Free choices. each plate is offered to guests according to their preference and dietary restrictions. all foods are prepared "in the moment".the hand written menu changes every day...desserts are all "house-made". Seasonal outdoor seating, pets welcome on sidewalk,, sit and relax....share your stories. Let La Via Dolce Caterers host your special moments...at our table or yours.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?