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Anjelica's Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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ANTIPASTO
Baked Capellini
thin layer of capellini pasta baked with parmigiano reggiano, bechamel, and prosciutto cotto
26
Fritto Misto
fried shrimp, sea diver scallops, clams, calamari, remoulade, parsley, lemon
24
Stuffed Figs
crispy prosciutto di parma, gorgonzola dolce, whipped ricotta, strawberry, aged balsamic
14
Polpette al Forno
veal and beef meatballs, fried Italian peppers, housemade ricotta, basil
18
Vongole Oreganata
baked little neck clams, toasted bread crumbs, lemon
14
Burrata
creamy burrata, roasted butternut squash, brown butter hazelnuts, pomegranate, maple cider vinaigrette
16
Scallops Scampi
pan seared day boat scallops, oreganata bread crumbs, scampi sauce, saffron risotto
18
INSALATA
House Chopped
romaine, radicchio, endive, red onion, cucumber, vinegar peppers, chickpeas, parmigiano reggiano, house dressing
16
Warm Mushrooms
local porcini, oyster and lion's mane mushrooms, sardinian couscous, sautéed shallots, cilantro, parmigiano reggiano
18
Toasted Farro
roasted butternut squash, cauliflower, sautéed spinach, goat cheese, farro, apple cider vinaigrette
16
Fennel and Apple
shaved fennel, honey crisp apples, arugula, toasted pecans, pecorino romano, honey shallot vinaigrette
16
Classic Caesar
little gem lettuce, semolina croutons, parmigiano anchovy dressing
14
PASTA
Our homemade pastas are made with fresh farm eggs and semolina flour. Gluten Free and Whole Wheat Pasta Available
Casarecce Arrabbiata
homemade casarecce pasta, spicy pomodoro sauce, hot cherry peppers, basil, pecorino
27
Pappardelle Bolognese
homemade pappardelle, beef and veal ragu, grana padano
32
Spaghetti al Pomodoro
homemade spaghetti, tomato basil
27
Linguine Alle Vongole
little neck clams, parsley, garlic, peperoncino
32
Rigatoni Piselli
sweet fennel sausage, english peas, vodka sauce
32
Cacio e Pepe
homemade spaghetti, cracked black pepper, pecorino romano
32
Orecchiette Rabe and Sausage
homemade orecchiette, sweet fennel sausage, broccoli rabe, parmigiano reggiano
32
CARNE
Veal Milanese
fried scallopini of veal, arugula, red onion, lemon, extra virgin olive oil, parmigiano reggiano
34
Veal Saltimbocca
veal scallopini, prosciutto di parma, sage, mashed potatoes
34
Veal Chop Parmigiana
buffalo mozzarella, spaghetti pomodoro
48
Risotto Stuffed Chicken
free range chicken stuffed with mozzarella, mushroom risotto and prosciutto in a sherry wine sauce, sautéed spinach
32
Berkshire Pork Chop
double cut pork chop, cipollini onions, sautéed broccoli rabe; please allow 45 minutes
48
SALUMI E FORMAGGI
Salumi e Formaggi
prosciutto di parma, salami toscano, mortadella, truffle salami, spicy calabrese, pecorino tartufo, parmigiano reggiano, shepards cheese, sharp provolone, house made ricotta, sicilian olives, local fruit jam, rosemary marcona almonds
Piccolo28
Grande48
CONTORNI
Baby Artichokes Oreganata
12
Sautéed Cannellini Beans
6
Sautéed Spinach
6
Artichokes, Spinach and Portobello Mushrooms
8
Homemade Potato Chips and Hot Peppers
8
Sauteed Broccoli Rabe
M/P
Fried Italian Peppers with Ricotta
12
PESCE
Salmone Agrodolce
grilled organic salmon, beluga lentils, oreganata string beans, maple dijon sauce
34
Sole al Limone
pan seared local sole, lemon, butter, capers
38
Zuppa de Pesce
neopolitan fish stew, calamari, scallops, mussels, clams, sole, tomato broth, linguine
42
Lobster Fra Diavolo
whole lobster, clams, shrimp in a spicy tomato clam sauce over linguine
M/P
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Highchairs Available, BYOB
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All reviews lobster risotto cacio e pepe cannoli dover sole oreganata salad stuffed figs bread branzino dip appetizer pasta special chicken the air conditioning old world charm the jersey shore restaurant for years open for lunch
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So we have always purchased gift certificates to Angelica’s for friends and family but have never eaten here...that is until last Friday. Truly the food is outstanding! Anthony and Carlos were an amazing team helping us make decisions about what to order. After hearing that...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank slonnie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best restaurant in New Jersey, the food is incredible the lobster fra diavolo is a must have item on the menu

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Ericahenry
Reviewed December 16, 2019

We were there on a Friday night and found the restaurant to be attractive and buzzing. Our waitress was charming and attentive.The food was okay with the sliced steak somewhat less then tender. The mixed seafood was good. The chopped salad was very good but...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 17jack
Reviewed September 19, 2019

How to describe the ultimately genuine and authentic Italian experience from ambiance to the freshly farmed, seasonal local produce complimenting each dish. The family owned business is clearly portrayed as you watch each employee team up together to bring forth a special experience for each...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Madeinaja1986
Reviewed September 15, 2019

WOW! If you are seeking a first class dining experience look no further than Angelica’s. We enjoyed a birthday celebration at Angelica’s and it couldn’t have been a better evening. Service by Oscar was thoroughly professional-attentive and friendly and not intrusive. There is outside dining...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank bluedevils22
Reviewed September 14, 2019

The dinner made my 52nd wedding anniversary a memorable occasion. I enjoyed my dinner immensely. The food was excellent. They have a number of great choices on the menu. The wait staff was very efficient and the service was timely. The waiter made a number...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank rileybonita
Reviewed September 5, 2019

One of my favorite restaurants at the shore. Service is always amazing as well as the food. Small dining room but well spaced tables. Everything is fresh Italian. Never had a bad experience. It’s a BYOB so you get to drink your favorite wine with...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Fermentedboss
Reviewed September 4, 2019

The line outside is a clear indication that there's a gastronomic happening going on in the kitchen! The lively restaurant consistently offers food that is innovative yet classic and all-around superbly delicious! The dining room can be loud in the summer, but the food more...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Cruiser764276
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

We celebrated my birthday at my favorite restaurant and it was divine. Our Server Julio was great. Loved his accent and friendly demeanor. Everyone enjoyed their meal but the highlights were the special fig appetizer (perfectly ripe figs wrapped in prosciutto with balsamic glaze on...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 999Bruce
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

We had our anniversary dinner at Anjelica’s and it was amazing. Baked pasta was excellent and branzino was as usual amazing

Date of visit: August 2019
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Ron B
August 26, 2017|
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Response from Anjelica's R | Property representative |
Yes, the restaurant is a BYOB.
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Tony7342
March 29, 2017|
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Response from ericlavie | Reviewed this property |
I would say clean, casual if fine here.
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Tony7342
March 29, 2017|
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Response from Anjelica's R | Property representative |
Hello, Our dress code is casual/upscale casual. Looking forward to having you!
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