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Arturos Osteria & Pizzeria

180 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2565
+1 973-378-5800
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (35 reviews)
“bread” (18 reviews)
“crostini” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
180 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2565
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This review is not about the dining experience at this establishment. Instead about the owner/manager and staff’s humanity to fellow humans. Before the scheduled restaurant opening time one of our party had a personal “event” requiring a restroom emergency. The restaurant staff and owner were...More

1  Thank Carl F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I know that it’s almost sacrilege to criticize Arturo’s, however there are several serious problems that we tried to overlook on four visits. Yes - the wait is famous- but it’s workable- just go and browse in the bookstore across the street . However once...More

Thank painter04646
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is always busy & is a favorite with families in Maplewood & South Orange. My wife & I ate there last summer and it was fresh individual fresh pizza but thought it was a bit pricey for dough, sauce & mushrooms. The menu...More

Thank ezyrider123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live about 25 minutes away and all I ever hear about is Arturo's and how good it is. We decided to try at lunch since we've been warned about the waits for dinner. We started with the meatballs, which everyone raves about. I was...More

Thank santaluvsme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My kids fell in love with the pizza immediately and no other wood-fired pizza can compete. Small local hangout, amazing food.

Thank Mona B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends are regulars at Arturo's and they took my girlfriend and I here for a pleasant lunch. The breakfast-style pizza I enjoyed was great, as was the crostini. Would go again.

Thank RoadTripToSFO
Reviewed 28 January 2018

All the food here is heavenly. We try to go in "off peak" hours, to avoid long waits for a table. (BYOB). Everything is wonderful -- pastas, pizzas, salads and sandwiches. Among our favorites are the wild mushroom ravioli with garlic, rosemary sauce, all the...More

Thank PhilipNewJersey
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I feel compelled to write a comment not about the great experience i had at this place but rather how frustrating they are. I know they are excellent from all the reviews but my husband and i have tried 3 times to eat here and...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Have been going here for years...never disappointed. Outdoor seating is a real treat. Go for the specials.

Thank garyn325
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

There’s a reason why Arturo’s is always packed: the food is always good. We always go back for their pizza and pasta. It doesn’t matter which you order. Everything on the menu is good.

2  Thank JoelNunez1555
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28 February 2017|
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Response from Hibike | Reviewed this property |
I would would diffinitly get there no less than 10 minutes before 5pm!
23 December 2014|
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Response from Carolyn B | Reviewed this property |
I think it's not that type of place. It's worth your while to go there and have it fresh. I came from out of town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2565
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Maplewood
  • Phone Number: +1 973-378-5800
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