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Cafe L' Amore

455 Ramapo Valley Rd, Oakland, NJ 07436-3414
+1 201-337-5558
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (19 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
455 Ramapo Valley Rd, Oakland, NJ 07436-3414
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped there for a business lunch since it was a middle point just off the highway (287). Parking is a problem (and the restaurant was not that full!). Food was not outstanding but met our expectation. Service was nice and adequate and we could...More

Thank MBD11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has been a family favorite restaurant for over 20 years! We have been eating at L'Amore since they first opened. We have since moved back to California and every time we visit NJ we have to eat here. The owners, Mike and Mark, are...More

Thank evil-G-nius
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most importantly food really good. We have staples we love. Chicken parmigiana, fusilli, sausage, broccoli rabe and veal gardiniera. Pizza excellent brick oven thin crust. Always consistently good. Lots of competition in Oakland for Italian food and this has been our go to place for...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't been to this restaurant in over 1 year, but we were meeting friends for dinner and they chose Cafe L'Amour. Parking is difficult, even with the 1 valet attendant. When No one at our table raved about the food they were eating, I...More

Thank Olive C
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We no longer live in New Jersey having retired to North Carolina. However,when we go back to meet up with friends and family, we make a point of stopping at Café l'Amore. The food is fabulous, authentic Italian. The owners are warm and welcoming and...More

Thank Retiredtolkg
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We enjoyed our food, but the waitress seemed to be just doing her job. I realize that the waitress may have had other things on her mind, but at 5:00 on a Sunday, in an uncrowded restaurant, it would have been nice to have been...More

Thank Arlene001
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Once again we have returned to one of our favorite restaurants and, as always, were not disappointed. We split the string bean salad, which is ample enough to do. For our main courses, I had the grilled salmon and my wife had the spinach ravioli....More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I love coming here, either with the whole family, with other couples, or just my wife. The food is excellent, the prices are reasonable, and the service is terrific. What more do you want out of a restaurant?

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Thank you Mike and Mark for the most wonderful delicious meal you served to me and my guest at your restaurant "Cafe L' Amore". The food was magnificent and the service was impeccable. My guest of 15 was delighted to enjoy your exquisite cuisine as...More

Thank dcesar2017
Reviewed 1 May 2017

You know you are up for a treat when the very fist thing you put in your mouth makes you go: wow! And that was just the salad. Then they brought THE BREAD. It's in all caps because this bread not only has the best...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 455 Ramapo Valley Rd, Oakland, NJ 07436-3414
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 201-337-5558
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