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Cafe Emilia

) #17 of 78 Restaurants in Bridgewater ₹₹₹₹ Italian
705 US Highway 202, Bridgewater, NJ 08807-2510
+1 908-429-1410
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (7 reviews)
“salads” (7 reviews)
“fra diablo” (2 reviews)
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705 US Highway 202, Bridgewater, NJ 08807-2510
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

I heard a lot of reviews on Café Emilia and I was looking forward to our dinner. The restaurant was quaint, the staff really on top of their game, the food was good (al-la-carte) Our dinners were piping hot - Thanks guys for an enjoyable...More

Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

With a name like mine that he pronounced correctly off the computer. The food was excellent. Pollo Alexandra was cooked to perfection. I hate when the prosciutto is over cooked and This was perfect as was the white sauce. Wife had the fra diablo and...More

Thank scott t
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Alright, my wife and I are not connoisseurs of fine Italian cuisine, but we can tell the difference between overpriced panache and a memorable meal. This place falls in between, but leans toward the memorable. At least, for us, the capellini with seafood and chicken...More

Thank JeffinNJ
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Really authentic southern Italian cuisine. All dishes were made and served with obvious love and pride. From the starters (OMG the fired shrimp all but floated off the plate) all the way through an almost perfect cannoli (there is no perfect one!) and a brilliant...More

1  Thank ZenGolfGuy
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Pleasant enough welcome. Oysters lacked flavour, not sure about putting smoked salmon on them. Scaloppine with mushrooms and lobster meat nice enough though the lobster added little (except expense!). Claggy cheescake. Overall not actively bad, but not inspiring. Good wine list for a business dinner,...More

Thank MarkSarah75
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We always meet another couple here and start with a drink at the bar before dinner. The Manhattans are made perfectly! Rack of lamb, oysters with salmon and double veal chop were fantastic. Cheesecake was homemade and a fabulous way to end the evening.

1  Thank buffylane
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Had been a number of months since was last here and business associates suggested it. Arugula salad was good. Clam appetizer was overcooked. Veal Marsala was good although it could have been more tender. Clams over pasta were not washed so pasta was full of...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Having been meaning to try this for years we were not disappointed. Despite it being our first visit we were treated as regulars. The specials were great additions, including on this visit the frisee salad and the soft shell crab Francesca (also available in fra...More

1  Thank dmblakeley
Reviewed 16 June 2016

cool service.......not very welcoming the food was basic but made to sound great. Not worth the $$ overall.

Thank Duncan V
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Great little place. Tried it for the first time after living here 15 years. Very good Italian food and great service.

Thank JPSheldon
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2 September 2016|
Response from Mark C | Reviewed this property |
Do not believe so, they are friendly, would call and inquire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 US Highway 202, Bridgewater, NJ 08807-2510
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bridgewater
  • Phone Number: +1 908-429-1410
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