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Best Italian Restaurants in Wildwood


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A photo of Santorini restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Wildwood
Booked 47 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 Secondo restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Cape May
Booked 80 times today
Secondo is highly acclaimed for its exceptional Italian cuisine. The consistent rave reviews testify to the restaurant's commitment to providing memorable dining experiences. Patrons commend the variety of Italian dishes, including the special pork chop with gnocchi, Polpette, and Sunday dinner. Some diners stated it is the best Italian food they've ever had, while others praise the authenticity of the cuisine, likening it to recipes their Italian grandmothers would approve of. Equally noteworthy is the restaurant's atmosphere, with live music and views of the harbor, that complements the excellent food. Despite occasional waiting times, customers agree that the quality of the food and service make Secondo well worth the wait. The restaurant comes highly recommended, with many planning return visits.
A photo of Venezia restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Wildwood
Booked 16 times 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 Tisha's restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Cape May
Booked 107 times today
Tisha's, situated in a popular tourist spot, is an acclaimed gem, renowned for its excellent Contemporary American cuisine. As quoted from the reviews, Tisha's has a "chef with a light touch with spices", crafting meals that are perfectly balanced and never overpowering. It is appreciated for its "brief but varied menu of American classic dishes”. The favorites include blackened salmon, shrimp & gnocchi in pesto cream sauce, and New England clam chowder. Not only is the food celebrated, but the ambiance and service also contribute to making Tisha's a top choice among dozens of other excellent eateries. Many customers return to Tisha's time and again, testifying to their consistent culinary excellence.
A photo of Il Posto restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Avalon
Booked 64 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 Sapore Italiano restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Cape May
Booked 90 times today
Sapore Italiano, located in the picturesque Cape May, has made a significant mark on New Jersey's culinary map with its authentic Italian fare. This highly recommended restaurant is noted for its consistently excellent service, quality and selection of dishes. As per the reviews, Sapore Italiano is a favorite among locals for special occasions and always delivers a lovely ambiance with its intimate, Victorian-styled dining spaces. The veal parmigiana and Branzino dishes are particularly highlighted by diners for their superior taste. Being a BYOB establishment, it also offers the benefit of cost-effective dining. An inviting atmosphere, friendly staff, and fantastic food combine to create a dining experience customers eagerly look forward to.
A photo of Spiaggetta restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Stone Harbor
Booked 16 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 Panico's Bistro restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Cape May
Booked 60 times today
Panico's Bistro is a much-appreciated gem located in Cape May County, consistently receiving rave reviews from its clientele. Their Italian cuisine has been compared to some of the best meals enjoyed in Little Italy, New York, exemplifying the authenticity of their food. The exquisite flavor profiles of the penne shrimp with lemon, spicy flounders and tortellini with sausage are just a few highlights from their menu, underscoring their culinary excellence. It's also noted for its superb service, with reviewers lauding their efficient and friendly staff. The unanimous consensus is that Panico's Bistro serves "the best Italian food out there!" and is considered a reliable destination for high-quality Italian cuisine.
A photo of Polpo - Avalon restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Avalon
Booked 77 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 A CA Mia-Cape May restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Cape May
Booked 25 times today
A CA Mia-Cape May is a gem for anyone seeking authentic Italian cuisine. Guests rave about the chicken and veal parmigiana, as well as the real espresso served, all prepared traditionally as in Italy. The restaurant’s menu offers an exquisite variety of Italian dishes, as described by delighted customers, who also recommend the bakery for its delicious cookies. The atmosphere is cozy and pleasant, with friendly, attentive staff accommodating even large parties. From the fresh salads to the pasta specials and the exceptional tiramisu, A CA Mia is a beloved spot in Cape May that ensures a memorable, delightful dining experience for all.
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