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Cucina Calandra

216 US Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004-2324
+1 973-575-7720
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“italian bread” (10 reviews)
“pasta” (19 reviews)
“pollo” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
216 US Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004-2324
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Traditional Italian food very well prepared, restaurant is intimate and cozy and the bar is beautiful. Pastries, desserts and breads top notch from Calandra’s.

Thank LoriFromVT
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and service was great. We had a very nice lunch with the Family. The bread was really good.

Thank Cocogalvez
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I'm giving this restaurant an average rating because we had two completely different experiences on the two nights we ate here. One good, one bad. The first night deserves an excellent. We had an exceptional meal and experience. The food was delicious, the server, congenial,...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

So good and fun for the kids. They have pizza nights which the kids can make there own pizza and put it in the brick oven.

Thank yucarlis
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We have been there for Breakfast and Dinner and never disappoints. They set themselves apart from their competition with their quality and freshly baked cheese bread with your meal. Great time for all ages especially the kids with seats for children to watch the pizza...More

Thank Irene T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My husband & I went here last night to celebrate our anniversary. My husband remembered going to their other location years ago & had a good experience. Our waitress Vanessa was really friendly & recommended some good dishes for us to try. The bread that...More

Thank DeniseF320
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The restaurant is located in the Fairfield Executive Inn or Best Western. Good Italian food and children can help make their own pizza

Thank DianeF55
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We were 2 couples. We had a 5:00 reservation that was promptly honored. The food was delicious! I was the only one that did not have the ravioli special (they all loved it!!)....I had the veal. Service was good but we did have to wave...More

Thank Marianne B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I usually order room service when traveling alone. I don't enjoy eating by myself in the restaurant. Tonight was a house salad, large enough for a meal and a scrumptious piece of carrot cake gor dessert, Not including the tip, it was $22.00. Not horrible...More

Thank JOHN A
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Staying at best western order room service and had the pollo grigliato bread was fresh chicken was moist best sandwich every. My fiancé had fusilli calandra done to perfection. This was great fresh Italian food.

Thank David m
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24 June 2016|
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Response from tattoodayna | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been to happy hour there yet, but have peeked in and it's a real nice bar with ample seating......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 US Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004-2324
    (Fairfield Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 973-575-7720
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