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Piccola Italia

837 W Park Ave, Ocean, NJ 07712-7205
+1 732-493-3090
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
837 W Park Ave, Ocean, NJ 07712-7205
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have been here several times and brought another couple this time. The four of us loved everything about the restaurant. The menu was traditional plus some unique offerings. Each course was excellent plus the wine. This is our first choice for...More

Thank SimoneDon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Piccola to celebrate my husband’s birthday. This was our first time here. Our server, Robin was so friendly and attentive. The meal was exquisite, both presentation and taste. We had appetizer, main course and dessert. The chef came around to ask each table...More

Thank Darlene M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

While the food here is still good it has slipped some. The appetizers are expensive and small for the price. My husbands Zucchini flowers came out cold. My burratti was very good but it was hard to find the prosciutto on the plate. Our entrees...More

1  Thank thecips
Reviewed 20 July 2017

After getting lost several times, I finally found this little gem in a strip mall off of Route 35. The food was very good as was the service. All of us had a fish dish and we were all pleased. Wine list okay. Lots of...More

1  Thank maddie924
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Ate dinner here tonight and words can't even do it justice ! Everything we ate was fabulous from apps to dessert and the service was outstanding. Our server Matt even recommended a bottle of wine we've never tried before. We will definitely be back.

1  Thank Lori M
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant in NJ. It rivals our favorite places in NY. Chef Brian comes up with creative dishes in which the ingredients complement everything perfectly. Brians wife Carolina is so nice and makes you feel at home. The menu changes seasonally, so...More

1  Thank NY2016
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent and our Waiter Joey was very attentive We even had the chance to meet the chef who was so humble and kind as well as his lovely and beautiful wife who clearly displayed there love of the restaurant! They truly want...More

1  Thank steven_newman1966
Reviewed 23 October 2016

took my wife Lynne and I to Piccola Italia for an anniversary dinner. we walked in and were seated immediately.Carolina made us feel welcome right away.my wife ordered filet mignon and I had the salmon. food was prepared perfectly. had dessert and coffee.i told Carolina...More

1  Thank George L
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We as a group of four went out to celebrate the completion of a backyard deck project we had been working on for a month. We ordered drinks right away, three Cabernet and one of their special drinks, a Vesper Martini. You can eat at...More

Thank jdemos
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The atmosphere is friendly and inviting. You can dine at a table for fine dining or sit at the bar for drinks and a bite to eat. The food is prepared with great care and the martinis are as good as any I have had....More

1  Thank Michael C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 837 W Park Ave, Ocean, NJ 07712-7205
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ocean
  • Phone Number: +1 732-493-3090
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