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Piccola Italia

837 W Park Ave, Ocean, NJ 07712-7205
+1 732-493-3090
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“scallops” (6 reviews)
“creme brulee” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
837 W Park Ave, Ocean, NJ 07712-7205
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

While the food here is still good it has slipped some. The appetizers are expensive and small for the price. My husbands Zucchini flowers came out cold. My burratti was very good but it was hard to find the prosciutto on the plate. Our entrees...More

1  Thank thecips
Reviewed 19 July 2017

After getting lost several times, I finally found this little gem in a strip mall off of Route 35. The food was very good as was the service. All of us had a fish dish and we were all pleased. Wine list okay. Lots of...More

1  Thank maddie924
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Ate dinner here tonight and words can't even do it justice ! Everything we ate was fabulous from apps to dessert and the service was outstanding. Our server Matt even recommended a bottle of wine we've never tried before. We will definitely be back.

1  Thank Lori M
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant in NJ. It rivals our favorite places in NY. Chef Brian comes up with creative dishes in which the ingredients complement everything perfectly. Brians wife Carolina is so nice and makes you feel at home. The menu changes seasonally, so...More

1  Thank NY2016
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent and our Waiter Joey was very attentive We even had the chance to meet the chef who was so humble and kind as well as his lovely and beautiful wife who clearly displayed there love of the restaurant! They truly want...More

1  Thank steven_newman1966
Reviewed 23 October 2016

took my wife Lynne and I to Piccola Italia for an anniversary dinner. we walked in and were seated immediately.Carolina made us feel welcome right away.my wife ordered filet mignon and I had the salmon. food was prepared perfectly. had dessert and coffee.i told Carolina...More

1  Thank George L
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We as a group of four went out to celebrate the completion of a backyard deck project we had been working on for a month. We ordered drinks right away, three Cabernet and one of their special drinks, a Vesper Martini. You can eat at...More

Thank jdemos
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The atmosphere is friendly and inviting. You can dine at a table for fine dining or sit at the bar for drinks and a bite to eat. The food is prepared with great care and the martinis are as good as any I have had....More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We held our son and daughter-in-law's Rehearsal dinner here and everyone from Robyn our first contact; to the owners, Brian and Carolina insured everything was excellent and memorable. After visiting earlier in the winter- we knew the food would be amazing no matter what the...More

Thank ctdiner313
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It was a bit early, but a busy Saturday here at the shore. A bit classier than my t-shirt and shorts, but no problem being seated. Local, garden grown food, local fluke and scallops, all excellent. Too full for dessert, but that menu looked stellar...More

Thank TheCFO
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 837 W Park Ave, Ocean, NJ 07712-7205
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ocean
  • Phone Number: +1 732-493-3090
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