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Arturos Osteria & Pizzeria

180 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2565
+1 973-378-5800
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“meatballs” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (91 reviews)
“bread” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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180 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2565
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up with the best Italian Pizza and living in NY for 9 years, Arturo's finally match my desires. Always fresh ingredients, always amazing taste, and you can even enjoy the pizza a day later cold for breakfast. The service at Arturo's is very...More

Thank Philippe I
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Fantastic (limited) menu, but all items (pizzas, pastas, etc) prepared with care and perfection. Strongly advise visiting this restaurant. Dine in and take-out only, no delivery, and no alcohol. Wonderful, awesome food. I only wish I lived across the street.

Thank dmonroeNYC
Reviewed 4 April 2018

With lines outside every night and the most popular dining spot in town, it was close to the end of the evening and the food felt like that. The pizza wasn't that hot and mostly burnt singes on both sides with the smallest (and fewest)...More

Thank rockd85
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This review is not about the dining experience at this establishment. Instead about the owner/manager and staff’s humanity to fellow humans. Before the scheduled restaurant opening time one of our party had a personal “event” requiring a restroom emergency. The restaurant staff and owner were...More

1  Thank Carl F
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I know that it’s almost sacrilege to criticize Arturo’s, however there are several serious problems that we tried to overlook on four visits. Yes - the wait is famous- but it’s workable- just go and browse in the bookstore across the street . However once...More

Thank painter04646
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This place is always busy & is a favorite with families in Maplewood & South Orange. My wife & I ate there last summer and it was fresh individual fresh pizza but thought it was a bit pricey for dough, sauce & mushrooms. The menu...More

Thank ezyrider123
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I live about 25 minutes away and all I ever hear about is Arturo's and how good it is. We decided to try at lunch since we've been warned about the waits for dinner. We started with the meatballs, which everyone raves about. I was...More

Thank santaluvsme
Reviewed 24 February 2018

My kids fell in love with the pizza immediately and no other wood-fired pizza can compete. Small local hangout, amazing food.

Thank Mona B
Reviewed 16 February 2018

My friends are regulars at Arturo's and they took my girlfriend and I here for a pleasant lunch. The breakfast-style pizza I enjoyed was great, as was the crostini. Would go again.

Thank RoadTripToSFO
Reviewed 27 January 2018

All the food here is heavenly. We try to go in "off peak" hours, to avoid long waits for a table. (BYOB). Everything is wonderful -- pastas, pizzas, salads and sandwiches. Among our favorites are the wild mushroom ravioli with garlic, rosemary sauce, all the...More

Thank PhilipNewJersey
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28 February 2017|
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Response from Hibike | Reviewed this property |
I would would diffinitly get there no less than 10 minutes before 5pm!
23 December 2014|
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Response from Carolyn B | Reviewed this property |
I think it's not that type of place. It's worth your while to go there and have it fresh. I came from out of town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2565
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Maplewood
  • Phone Number: +1 973-378-5800
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