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Best Italian Restaurants in Avalon


8 restaurants available nearby

A photo of Il Posto restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Avalon
Booked 2 times today
Il Posto is celebrated as one of the best Italian restaurants on 7 Mile Island. Customers compliment "the excellent food," consistently good service, and the welcoming atmosphere. A standout was the fluent Italian-speaking waiter, Tini, who enhanced a guest's experience by conversing in their native language. Reviewers also highlighted dishes such as the pasta specials, gnocchi, risotto, and an unforgettable fried tomato appetizer. The fact that the restaurant is a BYOB (bring your own bottle) establishment is an added bonus. For Italian cuisine enthusiasts looking for a dependable culinary experience, Il Posto comes highly recommended.
A photo of Polpo - Avalon restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Avalon
Booked 1 time today
Polpo - Avalon, an Italian restaurant, has been hailed by many patrons as the best in New Jersey. The rave reviews are seemingly endless, with customers praising their excellent service, beautiful ambiance, and most importantly, their authentic Italian cuisine. The dishes have been described as "10 out of 10", with particular emphasis on the restaurant's homemade pasta and white sauce. Their special dishes like octopus and lemoncello ice cream dessert have also won the hearts of many. The staff, including those of servers Caroline, Valerie, Hannah, Sam, and Jordan, have been lauded for their attentive and professional service. Polpo is a gem that guarantees an outstanding Italian dining experience.
A photo of La Fontana Coast restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Sea Isle City
Booked 2 times today
Located on the Jersey Coast, La Fontana Coast stands out for its excellent and authentic Italian cuisine. Numerous reviews show that customers repeatedly have an exceptional experience, praising everything from the attentive and professional staff to the delicious dishes. Patrons have shown particular enthusiasm for the restaurant's pasta and veal specialities, describing them as 'the best they've ever had'. The arugula appetizer salad and Chicken Fantasia are also highly recommended. Despite the lack of a kid's menu, they cater to young diners creatively upon request. The establishment's BYOB policy allows customers to pair their favorite wine with their meals, further enhancing the dining experience. The consensus from all these reviews is clear: La Fontana Coast is a top-tier Italian restaurant.
A photo of A Modo Mio restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Sea Isle City
Booked 2 times today
A Modo Mio is lauded by reviewers as the best Italian restaurant in their respective areas, offering a variety of delicious dishes and impeccable service. The restaurant is said to serve authentic Italian meals, introducing customers to a truly Italian culinary journey. A consistent mention in the reviews is the restaurant's excellent service, capable of swiftly adapting to any situation, such as offering indoor seating when the weather turns bad. The food, specifically the mushroom ravioli and scallops, are mentioned to be cooked to perfection. Many reviewers affirm they'll return, emphasizing their overall enjoyable experience at A Modo Mio.
A photo of Spiaggetta restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Stone Harbor
Booked 7 times today
Spiaggetta in Stone Harbor comes highly recommended for stunningly authentic Italian cuisine. Many returning visitors have praised the restaurant's excellent food, with stand-out dishes mentioned such as the Limoncello chicken, the homemade Italian rum cake, meatballs, Sunday gravy, Orecchiette, and an incredible Halibut on their daily feature. A glowing review that stands out mentions the rivaling Roman Cuisine experience to that found in Rome itself. The restaurant's owners and staff are consistently celebrated for their friendliness, efficiency and brilliance in service. To top it all off, Spiaggetta provides a great ambiance, with the beautiful setting aptly summarized by the tea lights strung up outside. Its high popularity calls for early reservations.
A photo of Santorini restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Wildwood
Booked 5 times today
Santorini is a renowned Mediterranean restaurant frequented by both locals and tourists for its authentic cuisine and vibrant ambiance. Patrons laud it as "one of the best Mediterranean places" they have had the pleasure to visit, with an ambiance that reflects a genuine 'Mediterranean vibe'. Known for its outstanding service and consistently delicious food, it stands out as a gem of Mediterranean cuisine. Its signature dishes, such as the watermelon feta appetizer and pita with tzatziki, are particularly popular among regulars. Reviewers constantly commend the restaurant's warm and friendly staff, including owner Florian, who's praised for his diligent work and engaging nature. The rooftop ambiance is a particular highlight, offering a Mediterranean experience right in the heart of South Jersey. Another notable aspect is the restaurant's ability to cater to large parties, managing to maintain the standard of service and food quality even during busy hours. The consensus among customers is clear, Santorini offers an exquisite Mediterranean dining experience worth revisiting.
A photo of Venezia restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Wildwood
Booked 1 time today
Venezia, located in the vibrant Wildwoods, is widely recognized as one of the best Italian restaurants in the area. With outstanding reviews, its patrons rave about its exceptional food, with special mentions of the fettuccine Alfredo and linguine fradiavolo, described as "terrifically good" and "consistently excellent." Its atmosphere is noted to be beautifully inviting, and the service is lauded for being "exceptional" and "attentive." A BYOB establishment, it affords diners the added pleasure of bringing their favorite beverage. Whether it's your first visit or your fifth, Venezia promises a memorable dining experience that will leave you eagerly anticipating your next visit.
A photo of Petunia restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Cape May Court House
Booked 4 times today
Petunia is a charming contemporary Italian restaurant, nestled in Cape May Court House. It is highly praised for its generous portions and excellent service. The restaurant's homemade pasta dishes, like the fettuccine with shrimp or the pappardelle with mushrooms, have received raving reviews for their robust flavor and authenticity. Petunia also offers a unique dining experience, with a romantic and jazzy vibe, as well as a beautiful outdoor garden area for outdoor dining. This combined with the restaurant's innovative appetizers, and flavorful desserts, ensures a delightful dining experience. Petunia has been commended as a must-try for lovers of homemade fresh pasta and Italian cuisine. The customers' reviews clearly highlight Petunia's commitment to providing delicious food, making it a cherished gem within its community.
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