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) #28 of 156 Restaurants in New Brunswick ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian
103 Church St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1242
+1 732-545-6100
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“cannoli” (5 reviews)
“veal” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
103 Church St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1242
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Reviews (99)
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great Italian food, very good wine list. Professional, friendly service. Again parking across the street.

Thank Raymond R
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Classic Italian. The decor is a little stuffy but the pasta dishes were fantastic. The bar makes a superb Hendricks (gin) Martini, the spacing between courses was relaxed, and it was a thoroughly enjoyable evening.

Thank FamilyMan13
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We've been going to Panico's for at least 25 years and generally counted it as one of our favorites. However, over the past few years it seemed to be sliding downward. It felt "dowdy" and deserted. Despite all kinds of gimmicks and discounts the management...More

1  Thank NormG1
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Went with a group while staying at a nearby hotel and had a relaxing and tasty dinner. The preparation of the bacon wrapped scallop appetizer included a balsamic cream sauce with spinach that was out of this world. Everyone at the table enjoyed their dishes...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and good service except for slow with many long waits between table visits. App was good eggplant rollatini. Many wines on list not available. Veal ossobucco was excellent. Good cappuccino for dessert. About 60 per person with 1 bottle wine, 2 apps, 1...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Went here for the first time recently, and first impressions were pretty good. Nice place, tasteful atmosphere, good service. Unfortunately the food just didn't cut it for me. As I was visiting from out of state, I was really looking forward to a good NJ...More

Thank MO_Rates_Em
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great food and great service. I love this restaurant. Just dress fancy and you're good to go! Woohoo

Thank Matan O
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped by Panico's for a light lunch. It turned out not as light for me as planned as i really wanted to try what they had on their lunch special. I ordered the crab cake and for the entree, Lobster Frances. Crab cake was...More

Thank StrengthsAsia
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I can't believe how uncomfortable the chairs are, literally the two seats at the table were just skins on top of frames. The service was slow and the piano player was terrible. When you play Bob Marley you have to apply a shuffle beat ....More

Thank golfnut51
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner here. The restaurant is higher end, and the food was very good. We started with an eggplant rolantini in a marina pesto sauce. The sauce wouldn't have been my first choice, but it was well executed. The portion size was quite small,...More

Thank Jim T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Church St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1242
    (Nielson Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-545-6100
  • E-mail
Across the street from the main Panico's restaurant, but a totally different establishment, specializing in delicious thin-crust pizza.
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