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Starlite Restaurant and Pizzeria

) #58 of 80 Restaurants in West Orange ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Pizza, Italian
993 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052-1801
+1 973-736-9440
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good16%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible22%
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Pizza, Italian
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993 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052-1801
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Reviews (75)
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11 - 20 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 8 February 2016

Returned to Starlite after a long absence, the restaurant t was redone and it is a great Improvement. The food is the same...excellent pizza and welcoming waitstaff. The owner is very welcoming and the prices are very reasonable. Good food in a very casual setting

3  Thank nanag1
Reviewed 4 January 2016

My wife & I stopped by with friends for a bite to eat & to visit with each other. The place was empty, we got our drinks & bread & we're just talking, taking our time. Not sure if it was the owner or just...More

2  Thank 556stu
Reviewed 15 October 2015

There was a time when a pizza from Starlite was something special. People I know from all over central NJ wanted to come to West Orange so they could go to Starlite. However, in the last two years I have gotten pizzas that were stretched...More

3  Thank Rob07052
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Have been going to Starlite since they opened over 50 years ago. While the service is fine and the atmosphere a little strange and outdated, they do make good thin crust pizza and good italian hot dogs (with peppers, onions and potatoes). If you want...More

1  Thank hyeykysy
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

I had been here once about a year ago and had bad take out but I thought that I would give it another shot. Ordered one dish of chicken francaise and a large house salad. $29 later, the salad was good and fresh, came with...More

1  Thank Kay R
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Located at the crossroad of Pleasant Valley Way and Mount Pleasant Ave, the STARLITE PIZZERIA has gone through many renovations. From a local pizza 'joint' to the establishment of today, the one thing that is the same..the FOOD.The pizza is a family fav. Thin crispy...More

4  Thank shop4u18
Reviewed 15 November 2014 via mobile

I whole heartedly agree with other reviews that Starlite has gone down hill. I've been going to Starlite for about seven years ago. Whenever I'd go in, it was always packed and had a good vibe. Went in today lunch at about 12:15 and the...More

1  Thank Helen L
Reviewed 7 November 2014

A friend had recommended this restaurant so we decided to give it a second chance. Everyone deserves a second chance, right? We had been here once before (about 10 years ago) and the food was horrendous as was the service. I'm sorry. Did I say...More

1  Thank Tony E
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Let me preface this by saying we are not complainers. If you look at my other reviews you'll see that most of them are positive. That said, here goes..... We went here the first time about 10 years ago and didn't like it but we...More

3  Thank crapschick
Reviewed 2 November 2014

You would think the owners would "get it" after all the poor service reviews. Been here many times and the service is consistently horrible. Our drinks stay empty while they ignore it, no one ever once asked how everything was, and never once a "thank...More

2  Thank paul r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 993 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052-1801
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-736-9440
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Starlite Restaurant & Pizza serves up a fresh Italian taste. Starlite produces some of the most delicious pizzas & pastas in the state. In recent years, Starlite has received accolades for having one of New Jersey's Best Pizza's by the Star Ledger Munchmobile. Starlite has also enjoyed recognition for its mouth-watering cuisines.