Italian Restaurants in Livingston

Up to 53% Off Italian Dinner at Bella Gente

Verona

$58.85 $29

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Hot and cold starters such as clams and calamari precede classic pastas and meat dishes such as prosciutto-stuffed chicken

Up to 45% Off Italian Dinner at Sofia’s Ristorante

North Caldwell

$40 $22

BYOB eatery with shrimp risotto, veal specialties, and golden calamari, plus linguine prepared tableside in a wheel of cheese

Up to 45% Off Italian Dinner at Al Cavaliere Ristorante

Middle Village

$67.85 $39

Inspired by the dishes that have fed Italian villages for generations, restaurant creates pastas, pizzas, and more amid warm Tuscan decor

45% Off Italian Food at Castalia 997 Restaurant & Lounge

Woodland Park

$40 $21.99

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Chefs curb evening appetites with platefuls of pasta, steak & homemade dessert, served inside dimly lit dining area with live entertainment

Up to 51% Off Italian Cuisine at Trattoria Bel Paese

Cranford

$40 $20

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Classic Italian dishes such as veal piccata, fried calamari, and salmon with smoked mozzarella

Up to 54% Off Southern Italian Cuisine at Amore Cucina

Wayne

$50 $25

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Southern Italian specialties such as eggplant sandwiches and rigatoni napolitana; three-course lunch, or two-course dinner with wine

Up to 53% Off Pizza and Sandwiches at Foschini's

Lyndhurst

$24.90 $12

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Brick-oven pizzas, wraps, paninis, focaccia, and family-sized salads

Up to Half Off Pizza Meal at Famous Gyro & Pizza

Jersey City

$28.23 $15

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One-topping pizzas act as bedrocks to a meal accompanied by wings and garlic knot appetizers

Half Off at Buon Appetito Restaurant

Bayonne

$50 $25

Chefs stock their menu with elegant Italian staples, including housemade ravioli with portobello-garlic cream sauce and veal parmesan

Half Off Pizza at Goodfella's Bayonne

Bayonne

$30 $15

Italian restaurant specializing in brick-oven pizza made with signature semolina dough, fresh mozzarella, and homemade sauces

50% Off at Pizza Zone

Lodi

$34 $17

Create your own pizzas choosing from toppings such as salami, Italian sausage, green peppers, garlic, and cheddar cheese

Up to 52% Off Italian Dinner at Que Pasta

Saddle Brook

$30 $15

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Each morning, chefs create their own penne, gnocchi, ravioli, and tortellini pastas and whip up their own sauces

50% Italian Food at Masina Trattoria

Weehawken

$40 $20

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Begin with plates of cured meats and cheeses before tasting tender gnocchi in creamy sauce and grilled lamb chops

40% Off Italian Dinner at Cucina di Pesce

Bowery

$100 $60

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Monkfish, clams, and lobster enrich classic Italian sauces and pastas amid the urban charm of a former mob casino

50% Off Meal for Two at Rizzo's Fine Pizza

New York

$38 $19

Acclaimed Sicilian–style pizzas topped with fresh ingredients, such as anchovies, mushrooms, and garlic paired with a glass of wine or beer

Up to 46% Off at Fabio Piccolo Fiore

Midtown East

$110 $65

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Choose from a special prix-fixe menu during dinner at this Italian mainstay in Midtown Manhattan.

Up to 59% Off Italian Picnic

Upper West Side

$91 $39

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Head over to Central Park for a picnic complete with Pappardella's antipasti, sandwiches, and desserts

Up to 60% Off Italian Cuisine at Sofia Italian Grill

New York

$277 $110

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Four-course dinner with classic dishes such as veal carciofini, porterhouse steak, and salmon portofino

Up to 57% Off Italian Dinner at Figaro Villaggio

East Village

$76 $35

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Charming corner bistro serves classic Italian favorites

Up to 51% Off Italian Cuisine at 90 Park Restaurant

North Bergen

$25 $12.50

Appetizers of grilled octopus or stuffed mushrooms precede Italian entrees such as gnocchi with pesto or Milan-style veal

Up to 53% Off at Creative Pizza

Middle Village

$27.45 $13

Non traditional toppings such as sauteed wild mushrooms, homemade meatballs, and Coca-Cola braised pork

Up to 55% Off at Luka's Italian Cuisine

Bogota

$35.85 $17

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Montenegro-born Chef Luka crafts Italian classics and signature dishes influenced by his continent-spanning culinary studies

Up to 53% Off Lunch or Brunch for Two at MK Valencia

Ridgefield Park

$40 $19

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Satisfy lunch-time tummy rumblings with sandwiches or pastas, or chow down on crab omelets or french toast in Vermont maple syrup at brunch

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Bensi co-owner Genci Previzi helms an immense menu of classic Italian cuisine, including hearty homestyle dishes with roots in Calabria, Italy. Entrees, joined by a house salad or cup of comforting housemade soup, range from spaghetti and meatballs to gluten-free grilled chicken in a lemon-garlic marinade served over a veggie medley. The chefs also prepare an array of specials such as pignoli-crusted goat cheese and arugula salad, barolo-braised veal osso buco, pan-seared Chilean sea bass with eggplant caponata, and nutella chocolate pizza with fresh strawberries. The dishes are served in a modern dining atmosphere where minimal table settings and simple dark-wood furniture keep the focus on the vibrant cuisine.

33 Eisenhower Pkwy
Roseland,
NJ
US

At his namesake restaurant, Chef Ricci prepares his Italian cuisine from the highest-quality ingredients available using authentic cooking techniques. He packs each handcrafted lunch and dinner dish with flavor, from crabmeat-stuffed portobello mushrooms and homemade cavatelli to any of the chef's special entrees, such as veal florentine or the broccoli rabe tossed with shrimp or sausage by Leonardo da Vinci’s ghost. For hand-held eats, Ricci stacks a variety of hot and cold sandwiches, which pair such meats as genoa salami and prosciutto with the distinct flavors of imported sharp provolone and roasted red peppers.

360 State Route 10
East Hanover,
NJ
US

Fortissimo's kitchens produce steaming family-style platters of rich, classic Italian dishes, including pizzas, pastas and subs. Summon the satiety rains by seeding stomachs with house-made crab cakes accented by roasted peppered puree ($11.95), or channel Poseidon sans the seaweed-festooned beard with Fortissimo's salad homage, brimming with mixed baby greens, fried calamari, and balsamic vinaigrette ($8.95–$10.95). For the main event, pick a flavorful fistfight over platters of meatier munchums such as the family classic chicken parmigiana ($14.95). Alternately, savory pie lovers delight as specialty pizzas twirl about in suits of tasty toppings, such as the glitzy Las Vegas ($9.95–$18.95), topped with potato wedges, bacon, gorgonzola-cream sauce, sequins, and a live tiger show.

484 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange,
NJ
US

For more than half a century, Starlite Restaurant & Pizza has filled bellies with specialty pizzas, fresh seafood, and hearty Italian classics. Slices of pizza in the classic thin-crust style grow even more appetizing with the addition of gourmet touches and combinations, such as shrimp and arugula, tomatoes and basil, savory pesto, and vodka sauce. The menu's impressive seafood section features dishes as varied as shrimp scampi with roasted garlic, mussels marinara over linguine, and broiled salmon.

993 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange,
NJ
US

Nestled in an eatery near the South Orange Performing Arts Center, Cafe Arugula's chefs curate lunch and dinner menus packed with savory Italian eats doled out in a dining room that seats up to 60. Afternoon eaters can sidle up to a plating of penne toscana, nested in a bologense-based sauce swimming with mushrooms, peas, and onions ($10.95), or chomp into a protein-packed italian hero sandwich layered in ham, salami, and provolone cheese ($7.95). The restaurant's rack of baby lambs ($29.95) tantalizes evening eaters' taste buds with an entourage of sautéed spinach and garlic mashed potatoes. Instead of hailing the next food truck headed toward the coast, guests can settle for the seafood sampler ($18.95), which serves up a school of ocean delicacies, including shrimp, oysters, and clams. Round out a savory dinner with Cafe Arugula's traditional Italian desserts, such as house-made gelato sundaes ($6.95+) and rich chocolate velvet ($5.95) oozing with enough ganache to keep mouths from screaming out the lyrics to "On The Good Ship Lollipop."

59 S Orange Ave
South Orange,
NJ
US

It would be easy to spend an entire day at Calandra's Italian Village—perusing the colorful packaged Italian imports in the market, lingering over a cup of pistachio gelato in the gelateria, and finishing off with a glass of wine in the bar. Wanderers who stroll to the left of the village stumble into Il Vecchio Cafe, where Italian tapestries adorn the walls and diners chat animatedly at wooden tabletops. Servers dart across the sunlit floors, bearing plates of homemade penne alla vodka, eggplant caprese panini, and broiled tilapia and refilling glasses of wine. A counter overlooks the kitchen, where a wood-burning oven bakes thin-crust pizzas. Wooden beams and vintage-style walls enclose the tabletops that speckle the outdoor stone deck, creating the look of a rustic Italian farm or the set of a movie where a rich businessman learns the value of friendship from a talking countryside mouse.

234 Bloomfield Ave
Caldwell,
NJ
US