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Best Italian Restaurants in Englewood Cliffs


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A photo of Grissini restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Englewood
Booked 15 times today
Grissini is a haven for Italian cuisine lovers who desire authentic, high-quality food. A firm favorite among reviewers, Grissini is praised for its impeccable service, warm atmosphere, and unique dishes like straw and hay pasta. Its food is consistently cooked to perfection, with one patron stating it's like experiencing "what real Italian tastes like." Grissini's commitment to using the freshest ingredients in preparing delicious dishes is well recognized. Reviewers note the professionalism, attentiveness, and flexibility of the staff, for example, accommodating a vegan customer seamlessly. They appreciate Grissini's consistent quality and service. Overall, Grissini's excellence makes it a top-notch Italian restaurant in Bergen County, New Jersey.
A photo of Giovanni's Bicycle Club restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Englewood Cliffs
Booked 6 times today
Giovanni's Bicycle Club holds an excellent reputation for delivering authentic and delicious Italian cuisine. The service consistently receives high praise for being attentive, friendly, and prompt. The ambiance is described as fun, unique, warm, and inviting, with a DJ often enlivening the atmosphere. The menu, although not specified, is complimented for its variety, including pasta, pizza, fish dishes, and more. Portion sizes are mentioned as being generous, providing value for money, with delightful extras like garlic knots and a selection of gluten-free options. The reviews frequently recommend Giovanni's Bicycle Club as a must-visit restaurant, solidifying its status as a favorite dining out spot.
A photo of Cliffs Steakhouse restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Englewood Cliffs
Booked 3 times today
Cliffs Steakhouse has won high praise from patrons for its exceptional steak dinners, with reviews highlighting the perfectly charred, custom-ordered steaks. This hidden gem has become a favorite for many, especially for those seeking a steakhouse experience that exceeds other larger steak restaurants in Bergen County. The attentive service, comfortable and relaxed ambiance, alongside great food and drinks, have never disappointed its long-time customers. Echoing the sentiments of many, one reviewer highly recommended Cliffs Steakhouse, crediting its reasonable pricing and generous side portions perfect for sharing. With its reputation for amazing service, Cliffs Steakhouse continues to provide a memorable dining experience for all.
A photo of Rustica Lounge Bar & Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Cliffside Park
Booked 3 times today
Rustica Lounge Bar & Restaurant is a top-tier destination for authentic Italian cuisine. The menu is full of traditional dishes such as Duck alla Rustica, Lamb Chops, Beet and Pear salads, and Italian meatballs. Plus, their excellent selection of wines, thoughtfully sourced from various regions, enhances the dining experience. According to the reviews, all dishes are impeccably prepared and presented, with customers frequently praising the outstanding taste and huge portions. Notable mentions include the ceviche, octopus, and beet salad. Rustica's ambiance also receives high commendation, with the atmosphere described as "hip but not arrogant, homey but not boring", and the live music adding to the overall dining experience. The staff's attentiveness and service quality are frequently commended, making Rustica Lounge Bar & Restaurant a highly recommended place for good Italian cuisine.
A photo of Franco's Metro Restaurant & Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Fort Lee
Booked 11 times today
Franco's Metro Restaurant & Bar is renowned for its excellent and delicious Italian cuisine. Reviews rave about the diverse menu, with dishes like SOS Pasta and Ribeye being served to perfection and modified to accommodate dietary restrictions. The ravioli has been noted as fresh and the homemade dressing on salads is a standout. Furthermore, friendly and attentive service is consistently highlighted in the customer reviews, enhancing the overall dining experience. The owner's pride is evident in the quality of food and customer service at this restaurant. This hasn't gone unnoticed, with many customers calling Franco's Metro the best restaurant in Bergen County. Despite its acclaim, the restaurant offers generous portions at a reasonable price. Whether for the love of Italian food, or to cater to gluten-free needs, Franco's delivers consistently, making it a must-go destination for Italian cuisine lovers.
A photo of BV Tuscany Italian Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Teaneck
Booked 4 times today
BV Tuscany Italian Restaurant, nestled in Teaneck, New Jersey, consistently impresses with its authentic and palatable Italian cuisine. Highly appreciated by customers, it is often branded as the best Italian dining experience in town. Patrons laud the excellence in service, from the attentive and imaginative waitstaff to the welcoming owner remembered fondly as "a doll". The restaurant is celebrated for dishes, such as the veal saltimbocca, that transport you directly to Rome, or a variety of fresh fish dishes that reflect the richness of Italian coastal cuisine. The culinary consistency, delightful ambience, and personable staff are attested to in numerous reviews, making BV Tuscany a true Italian gem.
A photo of Mario's Restaurant - Arthur Ave. restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Belmont
Booked 12 times today
Located in the heart of the Bronx, New York City, Mario's Restaurant - Arthur Ave. truly stands out as a gem in Italian cuisine. Drawing from glowing customer reviews, the restaurant promises exceptional food, excellent service, and a welcoming atmosphere. From the perfect veal parm to the "splendid gnocchi and veal chop saltimbocca," this traditional family-run Italian place ensures the freshness and high-quality of its food. Patrons have endorsed it as among the best Italian restaurants in NYC, and some have been loyal customers for decades. An added benefit of Mario's is the convenient parking space, making it an easily accessible culinary haven for out-of-town guests.
A photo of Pancetta restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Teaneck
Booked 1 time today
Pancetta, true to its name, embraces the heart of Italian cuisine, eliciting high praise from its patrons. With menus offering a delightful variety of classic Italian dishes, it ensures a comprehensive culinary experience. From the baked red potato salad and Antipasto in their Easter Brunch Menu, to an authentic Pasta selection featuring Spaghetti and Meatballs, and Chicken Parmesan, each dish demonstrates the strong Italian influence. Reviewers have consistently highlighted the excellence in food and service, from the special accommodation for kids to the “delicious, great service” and affordable wine selections. A particular review perfectly encapsulates the restaurant, describing it as “warmly welcoming” with “first-class and friendly” service, further confirming Pancetta's dedication to an unforgettable dining experience.
A photo of MOCHA BLEU Patisserie | Bistro + Mixology BAR restaurant
Very Good(288)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Teaneck
MOCHA BLEU Patisserie | Bistro + Mixology BAR is highly rated for its exceptional Italian cuisine. Visitors frequently praise the restaurant's fantastic food, impeccable service, and beautiful ambiance. Despite being a bustling spot, the establishment provides attentive service, as shared by a patron who mentioned a "new manager Gena" who ensured all diners were well taken care of. The restaurant is also lauded for its variety, with another review stating, "it was difficult narrowing down what to order, it all sounded so good!" Another customer praised the restaurant for its "imaginative cooking and quality ingredients". Such testimonials affirm MOCHA BLEU's status as a remarkable representation of good Italian cuisine.
A photo of Roberto's Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Belmont
Booked 7 times today
Roberto's Restaurant, nestled in the heart of the Bronx's Little Italy, is synonymous with exceptional Italian cuisine in New York City. A favorite among locals for almost five decades, Roberto's has been praised as "the best Italian restaurant around", with food and service that are consistently regarded as "truly outstanding". Many connoisseurs go so far as to place it among the top Italian establishments in the city, if not the entire country. The authenticity and quality of its dishes are frequently contrasted with Italian food outside of Italy, with some patrons considering Roberto's offerings superior. Roberto himself often mingles with diners, ensuring a memorable dining experience. The staff's professionalism and warmth have also been commended, enhancing the overall exceptional culinary journey.
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