We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Sal Deforte's Ristorante

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1400 Parkway Ave, Ewing, NJ 08628-3021
+1 609-406-0123
16:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 09:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 16:30 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 61: English reviews
Hamilton Square, New Jersey
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband and I decided to try out this restaurant and we are glad that we did. Fantastic food - I had Nona's Sauce and it was really delicious. My husband had a seafood angel hair pasta dish that he loved. The staff is friendly, professional and very helpful. It is a BYO so we enjoyed some wine and could... More 

Thank Joan B
Debbie V, Owner at Sal Deforte's Ristorante, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your feedback, Joan! We're so happy to hear that you and your husband enjoyed your dishes and our BYO policy. We look forward to serving you again very soon. More 

Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

But the food was not very good. Pasta sauce and meatballs were over seasoned. Food was fair at best, we felt rushed and the acoustics make it hard to have general conversation.

Thank Robert F
Ewing, New Jersey
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This restaurant started in the "Burg" many years ago. I am very happy that it is here in Ewing now. As their reputation has proceeded them for many, many years now... Sal Deforte's does not disappoint! "Old school" Italian Mama cooking. The Marina sauce alone - is just that! On Sunday and sometimes as a "special" during another night... there... More 

Thank Valgal2016
Debbie V, Owner at Sal Deforte's Ristorante, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great review, we appreciate our loyal guests so much! We look forward to serving you again very soon. More 

Level Contributor
94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We took a visiting friend here for dinner and the place was a hit. It is BYOB and the food is delicious. I had Veal Jerusalem (sautéed with white wine, mushrooms and artichoke hearts) and the rest had Veal Francese (dipped in egg batter and sautéed in a lemon wine sauce) and a Shrimp with pasta special. Entrees come in... More 

Thank jorgito715
Ewing, New Jersey
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I should have used better judgement after reading some of the reviews about the quality of service at Sal Deforte's. My husband and I had been interested in trying this restaurant for awhile and found ourselves free on a Friday evening so we decided to go. We were greeted almost immediately and were seated during prime dinner hour quickly but... More 

1 Thank Corrie A
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Consistently good Italian food. We love the atmosphere here. Food and service are great. I love the appetizers...stuffed zucchini was delish. Today I got chicken Victoria...it had a tender piece of chicken topped with fresh melted mozzarella, tomatoes and artichoke hearts. I got the vegetables and potatoes in lieu of pasta. They were grilled with rosemary. My littles got chicken... More 

1 Thank 585nicolem
new jersey
Level Contributor
198 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Good Italian food that came out of the Burg in Trenton years ago and keeps up its tradition. Food is great - service is good . Can be noisy when busy!

1 Thank emtdpw
Lawrenceville, United States
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

My wife and I recently went to this establishment for dinner. We have enjoyed dining at Sal DeForte's in the past. We both enjoyed our chicken parm dinners. We normally get pasta with chicken parm but we decided to get the potatoes and vegetables. We were very happy with our decision; the potatoes were good but the vegetables were excellent.... More 

Thank Richard D
Yardley, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I've been to dinner here several times and it's always been very good . My last visit with friends went well our very late reservation was thankfully accepted and our table was ready and good service was given . I had a specially broiled cod fish and the others had eggplant and veal dishes and all were very good !... More 

Thank Malatchy
Princeton, New Jersey
Level Contributor
192 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

In Mercer county, it's hard to drive a mile without coming across an Italian restaurant or pizza place. With so many options to choose from, finding one that stands out is often a challenge. Last month I went to a graduation party at Sal Deforte's restaurant in the Marrazzo shopping center. The food was delicious and the owners were very... More 

1 Thank Seth R

Travellers who viewed Sal Deforte's Ristorante also viewed


Been to Sal Deforte's Ristorante? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Parkway Ave, Ewing, NJ 08628-3021
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ewing
  • Phone Number: +1 609-406-0123

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Sal Deforte's Ristorante and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Sal Deforte's Ristorante staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?