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14 Market St, Clifton, NJ 07012-2404
+1 973-778-4533
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Tue - Thu 16:30 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 23:00
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Clifton, New Jersey
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017

this place is across from my apartment complex. It is small but the service is great and the atmosphere is cozy. Also a BYOB. Been there three times and each time the food is excellent.

Thank tlotempi
Sparta, New Jersey
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73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Had a nice inexpensive quick lunch. Great place to get a quick bite. Very fresh sauce and excellent pasta,

Thank Ripfamily
Hackensack, New Jersey
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

For a down to earth home made style meal just go there . The pulpo appetizer was delicious . My main meal was penne with fresh vegetables that was perfectly made full of flavor . I had the lemoncello dessert . Can't wait to go back

Thank joannie838
Nutley, New Jersey
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

It's been a year since we last dined at Dalto. We stayed away because of some unfavorable reviews but we were wrong. We visited Dalto earlier this month with my sister & returned again this past weekend with some other friends at her request. She had the Stuffed Artichoke and Pasta Vodka both times and said that both dishes were... More 

1 Thank joeandkathy93
Forked River, New Jersey
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132 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I hadn't been to this restaurant since the original owner passed, but, after returning, I really am glad I had a positive experience. The food was just as good, service was excellent and a really nice local place. Definitely going back!

Thank ConnieB1135
Clifton, New Jersey
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Apparently, the brothers fell out and the one that's a good chef, left. The fantastic osso bucco is now a gelatinous, flavorless mess. Extremely disappointing, as this was a hidden gem in Clifton and now I won't go back, unless I hear the original chef returned.

1 Thank Eileen P
Nutley, New Jersey
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

This is a great place to go when you want to relax, have good service and fine food. We go here a few times each year and have never been disappointed. I had one of their specials last week and it was fabulous. It was fettuccini in a pink sauce with lump crabmeat, shrimp, peas & diced tomatoes. My wife... More 

Thank joeandkathy93
Clifton, New Jersey
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

By far the best of the best. The owners are always happy to see you. Food is freshly prepped, my favorite dish is Pasta alla Nonna. Have never been disappointed at this charming restaurant. Reservations suggested. BYOB

Thank sweetonu
Clifton, New Jersey
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2013

The only better Italian restaurant I've eaten at was a place on a side street near the coliseum. All spaghetti is like in the old country and the entrees are the same. Prices are reasonable for the quality of the dishes and considering Dalto's is BYO maybe it's even cheap. The place is small and reservations are a must. I'm... More 

Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We met at this restaurant because it was a midpoint for our families. Unfortunately, the portions were fairly small although the food was excellent tasting. The service was poor and we waited for our sodas to be delivered and water glasses to be refilled. When the desert menu arrived, there were no prices. All in all, not a place I... More 

Thank abbieangelrobin

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Market St, Clifton, NJ 07012-2404
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 973-778-4533
07012 zip code

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?