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Cafe Picasso

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81 West Main St, Somerville, NJ
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Raritan, New Jersey
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42 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time at this location. I was there for a adult celebration. Large group of close to 30 people. Staff was super friendly and attentive. They were able to easily meet my requests for a vegetarian meal. Started with Fried Calamari, bread, fresh olive oil and marinara sauce. Moved to a dish of antipasto. Then broccoli rabe and sausage ...... More 

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Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
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79 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were celebrating my son's high school graduation. Service was excellent, food was outstanding! Portions were plentiful! Everyone enjoyed their meals - salmon, shrimp, pasta with vodka sauce, veal, and chicken. The fried calamari appetizer was perfect! The lemon sorbet was the perfect ending to the meal and the presentation was beautiful! This is an excellent restaurant! This is my... More 

Thank Susan1414
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

First time here, loved it and will go back. Great food and early in the week specials of 1/2 price pasta dishes on Monday and Tuesday's and 1/2 price chicken dishes on Wednesdays. Quick, friendly service, nice atmosphere. BYOB

Thank Igypsy
Mendham, New Jersey
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Had a party of 18 (and 4 Moms) for Mother's Day and loved it. We were originally scheduled to go to Savor, but when the party expanded to 18 (from the original 16), we were forced to change. In retrospect, we're glad we did. Food: We ordered family style apps (calamari, tomato/mozzarella, mussels). The mussels were a 10 out of... More 

Thank EdMuldoon
Hillsborough, New Jersey
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

I waited to have dinner twice at this restaurant before writing this review. This second visit was the more positive experience: Here the positives: The decor is absolutely enchanting, especially the upholstered dining room area and entrance. The bread was warm, fresh and delicious, just outstanding. The dinner portions are extremely generous, you can easily have a second meal with... More 

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Edgewood, New Mexico
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185 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

What a quaint little place on mainstreet. Beautiful interior, friendly staff and simply the best lasagna my wife and I have ever eaten. Period. They've ruined it for other Italian restaurants. And there was more than one person could eat. Plentiful portions. I had the spaghetti with the meat sauce and the wide, long obviously home-made noddles and it was... More 

Thank sandiablonde
New Jersey
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Tried this restaurant a couple of times, it's just ok. Their menu is kind of limited, quality of food is just average. The only upside is it's byob.

New Jersey
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52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

We have been dining at Cafe Picasso for about 20 years. The food, ambiance and service are always outstanding. The owner, Michael, his brother, Lorenzo, and the staff go out of their way to make customers feel welcome.

Thank OSUBuckeyesNJ
Summit, New Jersey
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

The food here is absolutely yummy. The atmosphere is nice as well. Desserts look incredible. Overall, great place.

Thank Am1121
Hillsborough, New Jersey
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

We have had the pleasure of eating at Café Picasso many, many times and have ALWAYS found the food and service to be of the highest quality. They offer 1/2 price pasta on Monday & Tuesday, 1/2 price chicken on Wednesday and "Date Night" on Thursday. This, along with being a BYO makes Cafe Picasso a very attractive and inexpensive... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 West Main St, Somerville, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: 908-429-8850

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Hampton, New Jersey
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?