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La Cipollina

16 A West Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728
+1 732-308-3830
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh oysters” (3 reviews)
“osso bucco” (7 reviews)
“caviar” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
16 A West Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bread for appetizer was diverse and crispy served with olive oil, fresh roasted garlic, pesto...delicious. The chicken dish was delicate and plated well. The staff attentive.More

Thank Saul H
802matth, Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Saul, Our work here is extremely rewarding, and kind words from people like you are always appreciated. I will forward your comments to the dining room and kitchen. Again, we are incredibly thankful for your decision to dine with us. We at La Cipollina...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food! Phenomenal service!! There is no way I could have done this without you, guys! Special thanks to Matt and Patrick, who worked really hard to help us set up the party!! Thank you, again!!More

Thank Magdalena K
802matth, Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Magdalena, Our work here is extremely rewarding, and kind words from people like you are always appreciated. I will forward your comments to the dining room and kitchen. Again, we are incredibly thankful for your decision to dine with us. We at La Cipollina...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Jan 2018 2nd time here did not disappoint. Excellent food and service. This was a mid week meet up with friends so the restaurant was very quiet. We were greeted promptly and courteously service was good but not overbearing. We had daily specials for appetizer...More

Thank Paddy S
802matth, Owner at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Paddy, It is with much regret that your evening was not memorable. It is with even greater regret that we could not fix the problem the day of. So please in the future please call us over immediately. We at La Cipollina don’t claim...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018

We have seen the sign for years and as it is set back from the main street, we always forgot about it. We made reservations and the host was a really nice lady, very cordial and turned out to be the grandmother of the manager....More

Thank jucalo57
802matth, Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Friend, Our work here is extremely rewarding, and kind words from people like you are always appreciated. I will forward your comments to the dining room and kitchen. Your effort and time for the review was so much appreciated. See you soon for supper,...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

I came here for a dinner presentation and was surprised at how tasty the food was. Service was also very good. I had the chicken marsala.

Thank Susan H
802matth, Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Susan. Thanks for the review! hope to see you soon for dinner! Matt

Reviewed 19 January 2018

I had my husband's surprise 60th birthday here this past Saturday evening. I cannot say enough about Matt, Anthony and Patrick for all of their help and professionalism. They were always such a pleasure to deal with whenever I stopped in or called with a...More

Thank DebbieU662
802matth, Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Debbie- Thanks for the great review and thanks for hosting your party with us.! See you soon for dinner Matt

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Went to this great restaurant again last night. Took my sister out for dinner with a good friend. Wanted a quiet fun yet relaxed evening with the finest food. Got so much more than we were expecting. Love this place! Everything was perfect.More

Thank Judy F
802matth, General Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Dear Judy Thank you for the review! Our work here is extremely rewarding, and kind words from people like you are always appreciated. I will forward your comments to the dining room and kitchen. Your effort and time for the review was so much appreciated....More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

I met my former co-workers at the restaurant for dinner prior to Christmas. We started with an ok salad then to some pasta and peas in a cream sauce that was pretty good. Then came the Chicken Milanese. It's usually served, topped with Arugula and...More

1  Thank Jan H
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Best around great Italian food BYO even better first choice when we have quests and want fine dinner experience. Excellent. Can not go wrong. Want to eat their every day once a week ok I go once a month thanksMore

Thank rbspad139
802matth, Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Friend- Our work here is extremely rewarding, and kind words from people like you are always appreciated. I will forward your comments to the dining room and kitchen. Your effort and time for the review was so much appreciated. See you soon for supper,...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Myself and six of my nurse coworkers went for dinner. We were greeted by Nick and Jesse who catered to every little detail of our dining experience throughout the evening. The appetizer of fresh oysters, clams, & colossal shrimp was so fresh! I also tried...More

Thank cristen g
802matth, Manager at La Cipollina, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Christine Our work here is extremely rewarding, and kind words from people like you are always appreciated. I will forward your comments to the dining room and kitchen. Your effort and time for the review was so much appreciated. See you soon for supper,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 A West Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728
    (South St.)
  • Public Transportation: New Jersey Transit buses service the "Freehold Center" terminal which is located a block away from La Cipollina Ristorante.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Freehold
  • Phone Number: +1 732-308-3830
  • E-mail
Description
Zagat review: Now at the quarter-century mark, this dependable (if hard-to-find) Freehold Italian BYO maintains its old-world ways with a classic menu of quality items served by an excellent tuxedoed team. The elegant decor lends it special-occasion status and bargain prix fixe specials keep costs under control.
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