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Da Filippo's

132 E Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2309
+1 908-218-0110
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (19 reviews)
“beef stew” (9 reviews)
“saltimbocca” (4 reviews)
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132 E Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2309
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

If you know anything about Italian food you would know this is the best. It is the most authentic restaurant in state of New Jersey. It's fresh and delicious. When my husband ask me out to dinner I always want to go to fillippo s...More

Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Not a massive menu just a fair amount of good selections. Only one or two specials. All entrees reasonably priced $24-26. Substitutions such as pasta are extra and expensive.It's a BYOB place. Despite being full, it was quiet enough to carry on a conversation. We...More

Thank Art1024
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

A group of 8 of us from NZ enjoyed an outstanding meal, with amazing hosts who helped us source BYO and then treated us with wonderful singing and piano play. A real family feel and we even got to see the photos of the grandchildren....More

Thank Garry M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Came here for a birthday lunch with a family member who loves this place! Located off the main drag where most Somerville diners go to eat...this is located down the road a few blocks that you would never notice it while driving by. Very charming...More

Thank like_jane
Reviewed 25 April 2017

In a quiet stretch of Main Street, Somerville, there is a humble little storefront that belies a place of wonderful culinary and auditory experiences. The hostess greeted us warmly and after seating us, informed us that we had we had three choices of bread for...More

Thank Phelman-Kech
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and great hospitality! Filippo and his wife come personally to your table to check on you and chat. If Filippo has the time, he even plays the piano for his customers (he did briefly for us, and was amazing). I had Saltimbocca and...More

Thank gpuliti
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Quite a number of years ago I took the dear lady in my life to Filippo's to celebrate a special birthday. The quiet event was even written about in a local newspaper. We've been to Filippo's many times in the intervening years but rarely were...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Ambiance, waiting time, service and food was all on par. The night ended with the owner playing the piano and singing in English and or Italian! The owners make sure that your entire experience is a good one. It's BYOB and food is pretty damn...More

Thank frenchmasterflex
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our family went to Da Filippo's to celebrate my daughter's college graduation. The food was outstanding and the owners were so welcoming! It made out celebration even more special by the personal attention and congratulations.

Thank bbcass
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Very good food. Four to five course meal. Cannot go wrong going here. BYOB and the owner is amazing.

Thank Futriacomatraco
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Questions & Answers
11 November 2016|
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Response from frusso51 | Property representative |
This is Filippo Chef/Owner of Da Filippo. To whom it may concern. According to a ordinance of the Town of Somerville January 1 2015 patrons can bring Wine and Beer ONLY! no hard liquor. The ordinance is posted in the main... More
10 September 2016|
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Response from frusso51 | Property representative |
No wine list.
robert r
16 September 2015|
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Response from Jacqueline F | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a room to accommodate as there is a back room that would be suitable for a group that large. Do not judge the place from the outside as one would expect it to be small you would be surprise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 E Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2309
    (Meadow Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-218-0110
  • E-mail
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