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Villa Amalfi

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1006 Route 166 Ste A, Toms River, NJ 08753-4100
+1 732-286-6044
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Jackson, New Jersey
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158 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very surprised on how wonderful the meal I had was at the Retirement Party held at Villa Amalfi. Our tables had red and white wine along with a champagne toast. Antipasto was served first with bread and butter. Then came a pasta course of ziti. Followed by a salad. My main entree was chicken masala with rosemary oven... More 

Thank Stormsnana
Toms River, New Jersey
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

We had our wedding reception dinner here in 2014 and have been there a couple of times since. Food and service are excellent.....worth the money for your special occasion.

Thank Christopher H
toms river nj
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Our party of three dined at Villa Amalfi 2 weeks ago, mid Oct., for a birthday dinner. Yes, it was Saturday & crowded ( we had a reservation). The shrimp that two in our party had were not good. They had that strong iodine taste, yuk. I had pasta and it was very good. The service was not good at... More 

Thank przatacorn
Stewartsville, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Food is always on point, service excellent. Ambiance is sub par. Very convenient, close to home, and usually not a long wait for a table.

Thank DianeDinielliDeegan
Sea Girt, New Jersey
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111 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

We reserved a table for 22 people and I just have to say how impressed I was with the service. In addition to the regular menu, they offer an expansive list of specials and our waitress announced every one with out looking at any notes. The specials were all awesome. We sampled many appetizers and they were very good as... More 

Thank seagirtbeachbum
New Hope, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

This is a very good restaurant. Food was mostly delicious, with a few standouts and a few disappointments. The caprese salad with homemade buffalo mozzarella was among the best I've ever tasted! Delicious steaks, veal and chicken dishes. Caesar salad had very thick dressing and was nothing special. Baked clams just "ok". Service was very good as well. Friendly and... More 

Thank Robin N
Secaucus, New Jersey
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

The food here was definitely not worth eating let alone the price. Yes with the sunset menu you get a free glass of wine but does not compensate for the dried out, untasty meal. I gave it a 2 only because the salad was good.

Thank Valjoy42
Toms River, New Jersey
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Always a pleasure to eat here. Service staff is excellent and food is always top notch. Try the wild boar if they have it! The scallops are also a great choice. You really can't go wrong with anything.

Thank Thomas T
Riverview, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Waitress didn't smile once, seem to be bother when asked for more butter for our bread. I have never been to a Restaurant that gives 1piece of butter per person. Food came out cold, waited 10 minutes and still no waitress. Finally the owner walked by and I told her and she made it sound like it wasn't true, can't... More 

Thank ellieds2016
Naples, Florida
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122 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places at the Jersey shore. The ambience ( except for being more noisy than I would expect ) , the food, and the service are all exceptional. What I enjoy most about this place is their willingness to modify almost anything on the menu to make it to Your liking - eg. Less spicy,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1006 Route 166 Ste A, Toms River, NJ 08753-4100
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: +1 732-286-6044

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