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Best Italian Restaurants in Ocean View


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A photo of La Finestra restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Sea Isle City
Booked 58 times today
La Finestra offers an immaculate fusion of contemporary Italian cuisine with a remarkable coastal view. Situated in the heart of Sea Isle, this fine dining locale is lauded for its delightful seafood and pasta specials, with guests frequently praising the hostess' accommodations depending on weather conditions. Moreover, dishes such as Vitello La Finestra and Grilled Octopus have been hailed as 'the best ever'. The restaurant's menu may not strictly adhere to the traditional red sauce Italian template, but the quality of the food, sauces, and preparation is seemingly peerless. Highly efficient staff, diverse specials, and top quality food make La Finestra a must-visit for both locals and tourists.
A photo of La Fontana Coast restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Sea Isle City
Booked 29 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 La Fontana Del Mare restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Strathmere
Booked 18 times today
La Fontana Del Mare is a highly recommended Italian restaurant that offers a diverse menu including dishes such as Vitello, Pasta, Risotto, Pollo, Pesce, and more. Customers rave about the authenticity of the Italian cuisine stating, "my risotto was absolutely incredible. My wife said the gnocchi was the best she's ever had." Another praises, "we absolutely loved our meals. Both entree's and appetizers were excellent." Notably, it's also highlighted for its BYOB policy, excellent service, and great ambiance. Though some reviews noted the restaurant as a bit loud, the focus was largely on the remarkable dining experience and the outstanding quality of food.
A photo of A Modo Mio restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Sea Isle City
Booked 30 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 Il Posto restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Avalon
Booked 76 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 75 times 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 Buona Vita restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Somers Point
Booked 30 times today
Buona Vita has been highly acclaimed for its authentic and consistently good Italian food. Located on the South Jersey Shore, the restaurant has become a favorite amongst locals, often hailed as the "best Italian food in the area." Buona Vita's distinctiveness lies in its fresh ingredients and beautiful presentation, with special mentions of their delicious Pollo Buena Vita and branzino. The restaurant further enhances the dining experience with impeccable service from its staff, particularly Remy, who often receives high praise in reviews. From cozy family dinners to celebratory meals, Buona Vita provides not just a meal, but a fully Italian dining experience that never disappoints.
A photo of La Vecchia Fontana restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Avalon
Booked 16 times today
La Vecchia Fontana, located in Avalon, is a gem of a restaurant renowned for its authentic Italian cuisine. Many reviews denote the restaurant’s signature homemade pasta as incredible, with some claiming it as the best Italian food on the island. The restaurant's service is also frequently praised, with waitstaff who go above and beyond to ensure customer satisfaction. Among the accolades are descriptions like “outstanding food and service", "excellent Italian food", and "creative menu with authentic Italian flare". Regardless of the setting, La Vecchia Fontana delivers an exceptional dining experience, from the quality of the dishes to the care in service.
A photo of Tavern On The Bay restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Somers Point
Booked 12 times today
Tavern On The Bay, located in the Ocean City area, has received glowing reviews for its seafood cuisine. As a favorite among locals and visitors alike, this restaurant is celebrated for offering a great dining atmosphere with beautiful views of the bay, friendly staff, and most importantly, delectable seafood dishes. Notably, visitors can't get enough of the shrimp cocktail, seafood linguine, and Maryland crab cake, all of which highlight the restaurant's consistency in delivering excellent seafood. Many reviews reveal customer's intentions to return, praising the restaurant's food, service, and ambiance. Given their remarkable reputation, Tavern On The Bay is a gem in the realm of seafood cuisine.
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