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Chef Vola's

111 S Albion Pl, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6407
+1 609-345-2022
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal parm” (75 reviews)
“house salad” (51 reviews)
“pie” (49 reviews)
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
111 S Albion Pl, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6407
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful little restaurant that has been in AC since the early 1920’s. There are w couple of dinning rooms in the downstairs basement area where we sat and some upstairs too. It’s hard to get a reservation too, and it’s a byob...More

Thank travelingsteve55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can’t go wrong with any item on the menu. My husband loves the veal parmigiana on the bone, I get the chicken Parmesan. With the portions being large we have leftovers for another meal. Tables are very close together but really isn’t a problem. The...More

Thank DianeV1066
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went again and sat upstairs. It was a little chilly and a bit noisy. We had soup which was good and hot. Bone in veal parm is my choice and chicken cacciatore for my wife. Both delicious. We also split one of the many...More

Thank JohnNJH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I arrived at restaurant about 40minutes early expecting to wait for a table but we were seated right away to our surprise. The tables are a little close together but you get to have a good conversation with your neighbors. I had...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We sat in the tiny basement and it was very cozy so if you have boundary issues, this restaurant isn’t for you. The tables are extremely close to one another but somehow their efficient and amazing staff do not feel the squeeze as they effortlessly...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were here for dinner on Sunday 11/4. So, everyone knows already it's BYOB, Reservations and Cash only. Each time we've been have had the pleasure of sitting in the basement dining room. It's cozy and dark and intimate and just plain perfect this way....More

Thank vacationjunky2016
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went to AC for her early birthday celebration. We made reservations for an early dinner, because we had a concert later. This was our first time to Chef Vola’s. Lisa and Marie were our servers. From the moment we arrived until...More

Thank MartySchmeg
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Had a reservation at 5pm and were seated at that time from the waiters to the owner they were very nice and would answer any questions that we had. The food was very good especially the veal special would definitely go back.

Thank JB0122
Reviewed 22 October 2018

when I tell you the food and service here is the best, im not kidding. The entire menu is delicious. Ive been going here for ten years. Have probably eaten everything on the menu and many of the specials. The service is impeccable, flawless and...More

Thank ron w
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants anywhere. Worth the two hour drive every time we go. Always have a great meal, and this past visit was on point. I always have to recommend the double veal parmigiana. Bigger than the plate! Staff is awesome and they...More

Thank John B
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Linda C
29 October 2018|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
The place is very busy but I think all items are prepared to order so check with the restaurant but probably some items not already prepped can be made without garlic
Joseph f
17 July 2018|
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Response from Don T | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t wear shorts
28 October 2017|
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Response from Don T | Reviewed this property |
My recommendation is to call the restaurant in advance of the date you are planning to visit, leave a voice mail (yes they return calls).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 S Albion Pl, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6407
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-345-2022
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