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Primavera Restaurant

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350 Pleasant Valley Way, Wilshire Grand Hotel, West Orange, NJ 07052-2918 (Eagle Rock Ave)
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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West Orange, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I am about to move overseas, I wanted to give a long overdue shout out to my go to place in West Orange, my home town for the last 20 years. This is excellent Italian even by New Jersey standards. They are extremely popular and have a regular clientele as well as :"destination foodies" who come from other parts... More 

Thank William S
West Orange, New Jersey
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is not consistent and lacks atmosphere. Loved this place when it was in a smaller and more welcoming location.

Thank Janice E
Hackensack, New Jersey
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113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

A group of coworkers and I had lunch at the Primavera restaurant in West Orange, NJ. The service was fantastic and the food was extremely fresh. I had a grilled chicken Cobb salad.

Thank Ben B
West Orange
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114 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

For those who like to sit at the bar and begin the evening with a cocktail, the restaurant has a large, quiet lounge area. The restaurant is well designed and very clean. Their waiters are very professional, well-trained, very attentive. The menu is excellent as is the presentation and the quality of the food. Pricey, but well worth it.

Thank GreaterJersey
West Orange, New Jersey
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Good food, intelligent servers and recommendations. We have enjoyed the dinners there and the varied menu.

Thank hmd55
Boston, Massachusetts
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127 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Authentic Italian food. We had the House Salad (excellent, includes hearts of palm), Gnocchi Bolognese (excellent), and Chicken Francese (Very Good). Highly recommended.

Thank Kathy H
Belmont, North Carolina, United States
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

We had dinner here on a Friday evening and was pleasantly surprised. Menu provided many options at reasonable prices, $20-$30. Portions were large and well presented. The wine list was not extensive but very reasonably priced (2x retail) with several nice bottles. I would go there for a special meal with friends or family. I thought it a great value.

Thank Herkab
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111 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

I have gone since they were in their old location a decade bit so ago. The food is the best I have had in Western Essex County. Setting is nice. Service is professional. Portions are generous. Highly recommended.

Thank holzman
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101 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Met friends for dinner and was not disappointed .... Had short ribs the were very good. Others in group were very satisfied with their entrees. Area has stiff competition and the place hangs in the right at the top ...

Thank John W
Livingston, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

There was a good selection on the menu. We were especially happy with the many choices of fish. The Dover sole was excellent. They were busy and the service was slow and inattentive. We only saw the waiter when they took our drink order and then food order.

Thank Stephen S

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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
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Pleasant Valley Way, Wilshire Grand Hotel, West Orange, NJ 07052-2918
    (Eagle Rock Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West Orange
  • Phone Number: 973-731-4779

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