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La Focaccia

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523 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-1544
+1 908-277-4006
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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523 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-1544
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

La Focaccia can always be counted on to serve good hearty Italian food at fairly reasonable prices. It's a favorite with the locals.

Thank GloriaAndLorraine
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this restaurant for over 25 years. The staff remain the same and the chef is exceptional. We have never had a bad meal and the specials rotate weekly to compliment the standard menu. We have introduced La Focaccia to several...More

1  Thank DutchVW
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here several times and I must like the food for it is always a tad too crowded and there are long waits for a table despite a reservation. Most recently, we were a group of 5 (supposed to be 6 but one had...More

Thank Brett L
Reviewed February 10, 2017

A consistently good choice for dinner. Service is old school, and the food is great. The gnocchi is just about the best we have ever had. BYOB.

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed February 6, 2017

The restaurant takes reservations, but often there is a wait. The food and service are very good although we did feel a little rushed as there were people waiting to be seated. It is not inexpensive. but well worth it.

Thank nanag1
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

Never honors reservations! We arrived on time for our reservation only to get told it would be 5 minutes. 1/2 hour later we finally sat down. We were squeezed into a table and were literally on top of other tables around us. I got bumped...More

1  Thank Judith W
Reviewed October 12, 2016

My family and I have eaten often at La Focaccia and have always been very happy with the food quality and excellent service. La Focaccia is the best fine dining option in Summit and being byob is an added advantage. The service is excellent by...More

Thank NWNJSummit
Reviewed August 24, 2016

From appetizers to dessert, everything was perfectly prepared. Fig appetizer--incredible. Also tried my friends balsamic grilled calamari...fantastic. Bronzino was very good as well. Very happy with our dining experience

Thank bob c
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Second and last time at this place. Service is good. Starts with a gentleman speaking some Italian ( but he's not Italian) that makes you feel like you are there. Food came very slow to the point that we had to stop the wine serving:...More

1  Thank JLadNJ
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Two couples, trying Focaccia again. My fried oysters, were a disappointment, could not find any oysters, must be chopped oysters with more breading than oysters. My husband was the same, fried artichoke, no artichoke but all batter! Terrible! My other friends, both ordered, sweetbreads, I...More

Thank peony09
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Questions & Answers
January 10, 2016|
Response from Familytesch |
Jacket and tie not required, but you may be more comfortable with a jacket only. Women are usually comfortable in a nice dress but not formal. Jeans are out.
December 11, 2015|
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Response from Twilasehnert | Reviewed this property |
Yes, La Foccacia does offer gluten free pasta and they have plenty of dishes that don't contain shellfish. I'm sure that they can suggest options or modify recipes to acommodate any other dietary restrictions you may have.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-1544
    (Aubrey street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Summit
  • Phone Number: +1 908-277-4006
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