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Cucina Calandra

216 US Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004-2324
+1 973-575-7720
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“italian bread” (10 reviews)
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“pollo” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 US Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004-2324
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is located in the Fairfield Executive Inn or Best Western. Good Italian food and children can help make their own pizza

Thank DianeF55
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We were 2 couples. We had a 5:00 reservation that was promptly honored. The food was delicious! I was the only one that did not have the ravioli special (they all loved it!!)....I had the veal. Service was good but we did have to wave...More

Thank Marianne B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I usually order room service when traveling alone. I don't enjoy eating by myself in the restaurant. Tonight was a house salad, large enough for a meal and a scrumptious piece of carrot cake gor dessert, Not including the tip, it was $22.00. Not horrible...More

Thank JOHN A
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Staying at best western order room service and had the pollo grigliato bread was fresh chicken was moist best sandwich every. My fiancé had fusilli calandra done to perfection. This was great fresh Italian food.

Thank David m
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Tired. Couple of hours of driving. Some on 46. YuCk! Booked a room at the Best Western because Cucina Calandra is in the same building and was a little disappointed with my dining experience. Table of some 4 to 6 were enjoying themselves (place wasn't...More

1  Thank DianeXit98
Reviewed 28 January 2017

After shopping at Willowbrook Mall, my wife and I were ready for dinner. Cucina Calandra was not only convenient, but is a great choice for very good Italian food. The restaurant is located in the Best Western hotel, but don't get turned off thinking it's...More

Thank arubaphil
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

What a great find! My wife and I were heading to Willowbrook for a family Sunday brunch with our 15-month old twin girls, but the mall was absolutely loaded, so we kept driving west out Route 46. My wife said somebody in a Facebook group...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The pasta is good. The presentation was adequate. The potatoes as an appetizer were a poor excuse for Texas steak fries.

Thank dkarcherbrady
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We got a Groupon and my husband took me and another couple. I didn't mind walking through the hotel lobby- in fact, we stopped for a drink at the bar while we waited. Someone was playing piano, it was nice. The decor is to die...More

Thank Jasmine F
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Not our first visit and certainly not our last. The service is excellent, the food even better. Nice menu selection. Good value as well. We had an antipasto for two which was generous. Great bread served. My chicken Tierra was great and it was served...More

Thank Quinnscommentary
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Response from tattoodayna | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been to happy hour there yet, but have peeked in and it's a real nice bar with ample seating......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 US Highway 46, Fairfield, NJ 07004-2324
    (Fairfield Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 973-575-7720
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