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Gaetano's of Brooklawn

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Rt 130 and Browning Road, Brooklawn, NJ
10:00 - 22:00
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2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Wife had a "mini" Italian sub that was huge and very tasty, I had a "mini" bacon cheeseburger which was 1/2 lb. of burger, a lot of meat but not the best tasting.

Thank Ed G
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Great food. Food portions were a nice size. Would eat there again. Friendly people. Service was good

Thank lbradley1029
New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We sometimes order office lunches from Gaetano's. Dining in is a pleasant informal experience here. Do not expect anything fancy or special . Good place for those who prefer predictable simple food.

Thank podrozniczka60
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

I thought Gaetano's had a great reputation. It's been there forever. So, when I visited South Jersey, I stopped for a Chicken Parmesan Sandwich, instead of going to my "regular place 10 miles away. Very disappointing. Fries were frozen, twice fried and cold. Chicken had lots of gristle. Not enough sauce, tons of tasteless cheese.

Thank Ann P
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

The cheese steaks were amazing and the wings were very good as well. I ate here a few times during my stay in Brooklawn and it was one of my favorite places to eat after coming back from training for the day.

Thank swd112083
Brooklawn, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

You cant go wrong with the excellent food and large portions ! The dinners are big enough to split between 2 people . I enjoy the shrimp scampi as the shrimp are large and the sauce is delicious !

Thank Ilvtotravel F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

You get kicked out for asking for a fork don't eat here poor service and attitudes we will never eat there again they lost my moms business and my entire family and we order there a lot not now....

1 Thank Hallie M
New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

Gaetano's seems to be doing a better job with catering for small simple informal events than in restaurant dinning. They have tasty sandwiches, simple decent salad, rather boring garlic bread, good pasta primavera. They will gladly prepare platers for your casual events.

1 Thank podrozniczka60
Erial, New Jersey
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

I didn't care for their limited dinners so I asked for broccoli pizza and received a white pizza with ice cold broccoli on top of both slices. The waitress was very good plus efficient and wanted to reheat it but I told her it was never heated in the first place, which was not her fault. I pushed the broccoli... More 

Thank Sharon K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2014

The food is very good, the portions are huge, the prices are very reasonable. A larger menu/variety than many local pizza/steak/sandwich places.

Thank M0rgoth

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rt 130 and Browning Road, Brooklawn, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Brooklawn

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