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La Cucina Nouveau

167 US Highway 9, Morganville, NJ 07751-1500
+1 732-414-6822
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crunchy bread” (3 reviews)
“rice balls” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
167 US Highway 9, Morganville, NJ 07751-1500
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Reservations a must since this restaurant’s reputation is pulling in crowds. Easy access from Rt 9S. Greeted and seated quickly. Great apps incl stuffed rice balls and grilled octopus (first time trying it....delicious). BYOB helped everyone enjoy their favorite wine without running up a monster...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Morganville, NJ for a tennis tournament and after googled restaurants in the vicinity. This one came up with great reviews and the menu looked great. I called at 5:09 hoping to get a table and the young lady said to “come over...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NYTraveler11375
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I have been wanting to try this restaurant for a while, now. Many people from the area speak well of this place, and of course, tripadvisor reviews are quite high. I hesitated for a while, as I do not eat meat or shellfish, so that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank s b
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We had an 8:00 reservation, arrived a bit early and were waiting with several other people with 8:00 reservations as well. However, we were not seated until 9:00. Those who were seated ahead of us all knew Theresa, the hostess. She greeted most with a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Terry E
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Went to dinner with some friends and had a nice and pleasant experience. The atmosphere was lovely but it was a bit loud and the tables are pretty close together. Our reservation time was honored and the food was very good however everything was overpriced....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank M S
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Never disappoints. Consistently great quality. Extensive list of specials - sometimes as many dishes as in the menu ;-). Octopus is my favorite! Thank you Sabrina for such a great restaurant!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dimka448
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We’vd Eaten here a number of times and always enjoy the food. Everything is very fresh, the specials always interesting and the waitstaff friendly. If I had to find a fault.... water need to be refilled without having to ask. The best Italian food in...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Cherib536
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Always pleasant and the food is always good!!!hostess is friendly and the staff is very attentive. Ambiance is very nice

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JodiBarry
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Went here with friends who have been here many times. We had reservations and were seated as soon as we arrived. The owner, hostess, knew our friends and gave them each a kiss. The menu is not like you find in most Italian restaurants. It...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BronxWanderer
Reviewed 29 May 2018

From the minute you walk into this lovely restaurant you are greeted warmly usually by the owner. The food is incredibly fresh & perfectly prepared. The salads are wonderful. The dressing on the salad is light. The entrees are all delectable. Save room for one...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank lynda s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 US Highway 9, Morganville, NJ 07751-1500
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morganville
  • Phone Number: +1 732-414-6822
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