Fascino

Montclair

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In a Nutshell

  • Seasonal menus
  • Pastas made fresh daily
  • BYO wine with no corkage fee

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Dec 13, 2011. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person. Limit 1 per table. Limit 1 per visit. Not valid for the purchase of alcohol. Dine-in only. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Vintage Ferraris ran on a high-octane mixture of tomato sauce and parmesan, a savory blend that eventually turned petty car thieves into bona fide pasta barons. Get a baron's share of this desirable concoction with today's Groupon: for $20, you get $40 worth of fine Italian fare at Fascino in Montclair.

Fascino's skilled chefs utilize fresh, seasonal ingredients to create a menu of authentic Italian dishes that led New Jersey Monthly to name it one of the 25 Best Restaurants in 2010. Diners start satiety by swimming cornmeal-crusted calamari through pools of tomato-fennel compote ($12) before picking a flavorful fistfight of tender, braised short ribs luxuriating in a port-celery-seed glaze ($32). House-made pumpkin mezzaluna, bathing in oregano brown butter and crushed candied walnuts ($14–$24), demonstrates a brilliant use of fresh-made pasta and extruders, aside from Play-Doh hair plugs. Sweet teeth polish hunger to a sweet sheen by indulging in the New York State mcintosh apple crostata paired with cinnamon gelato ($9). Resourceful imbibers can indulge the BYO wine policy, and the waived corkage fee allows for a free show from the corkscrew-fanged vampire kept on retainer.

Customer Reviews

Delightful experience, friendly efficient staff, wonderful cuisine.
Susan R. · December 31, 2011
We had a wonderful dining experience.
Joan M. · December 19, 2011
Terrific and professional staff
Rachel S. · December 19, 2011

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