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Romanelli's Garden Cafe

279 S New York Rd, Route 9, Galloway, NJ 08205-9649
+1 609-652-0179
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
279 S New York Rd, Route 9, Galloway, NJ 08205-9649
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner there on November 4. It was crowded and some had difficulty finding a place to park. I had grouper and wife had crab cakes. Both were very good especially the crab cakes. M wife was initially brought the wrong...More

Thank carolyndm
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Carolyn for your review. We are always looking to improve and work on any opportunity to ensure you have a memorable experience. We appreciate the feedback and I hope next you decide to join us for dinner you ask for myself and I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were amazed. It was delightful. We have passed it for years while on vacation and just never wanted to try. Drew, the owner, stopped by all the time to make sure we were happy and the food served the way we wanted. IT WAS....More

Thank auntjudy325
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Judy for the amazing review. We loved having you with us! We definitely look forward to having you back soon! (we'll keep the garlic on standby until you return!) Thank you, Drew

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have been going there 2yrs now . Foods great STAFF FANTASTIC and the look is Devine. Prices fare. Every thing is made fresh each day.

Thank Steven H
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you Steven for this amazing review, we always love seeing stop in! We appreciate all the business and look forward to seeing you again soon! Thank you, Drew

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I went here for a baptism luncheon and the food was delicious and the people were very friendly. I highly recommend them for any event or any lunch or dinner.

Thank April1585
Reviewed 7 September 2017

our family talked to Drew about a catered funeral luncheon I don't know how we would have done it without his help, the food was delicious and the servers Jennifer and Ben were excellent Thank you all so very much, Annie and Family

Thank annie11865
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you Annie for this amazing review! We really appreciate the kind words, if you ever need anything in future please feel free to reach out to us. Thank you, Drew

Reviewed 4 September 2017

My wife had hot opened face roast beef sandwich and I had Italian Wedding soup and an order of fries. The portion of roast beef was very large and not over cooked. The Italian wedding soup was very good. Everything was hot and fresh cooked....More

Thank Don H
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much for the review Don, we appreciate any and all feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Thank you, Drew

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Dinner selections were varied and priced moderately high. Food quality was average to good for all 4 entrees our party ordered. Service was very unevenMore

Thank John83814
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you john for your review. I apologize that you had a three star experience at our restaurant. We pride our selves in our service and food and if you had "uneven service" we would like the opportunity to make that up to you. If...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Wanted to try a new place and stopped in at Romanelli's. The service from Ron was excellent and very attentive to all of our requests. The food (turkey dinner, pizza, burgers) was really good as it was fresh, hot, and well prepared. The menu works...More

Thank Michael K
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you Michael for your amazing review! I will pass along the kind words to Ron and our kitchen team. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Thank you, The Garden Cafe Team

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Was only here once- food arrived cold, pasta was over cooked.sauce was probably Prego, not worth the price.

Thank dfennell1
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

After driving by it for years going to Smithville, my wife and I finally tried Romanelli's and we loved it. The food and staff were great! The layout is beautiful! We will be going back next time we visit the area!

Thank NYnick1
DrewHuggard, Owner at Romanelli's Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you very much for the review! We appreciate your kind words and look forward to seeing you next time you are in the area! Thank you, The Garden Cafe Team and Drew Huggard

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kimmer1966
10 May 2017|
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Response from DrewHuggard | Property representative |
We will hand you another gift card of the remaining balance from your purchase.
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greyer65
26 July 2016|
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Response from DrewHuggard | Property representative |
Yes we have a full Children's Menu. Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 S New York Rd, Route 9, Galloway, NJ 08205-9649
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Galloway
  • Phone Number: +1 609-652-0179
  • E-mail
Description
Serving Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Full service bar Great Happy Hour drink and Food Specials 4-7 PM Daily at the bar Serving Breakfast & Dinner Early Bird Menu Prime Rib Specials on Weekends Daily Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Specials Reservation Accepted No Longer Doing Live Music on Saturdays
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