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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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“pie” (42 reviews)
“house salad” (40 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
111 S Albion Pl, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6407
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I am not able to get reservations as often as I would like but when I do, I always enjoy everything I order. They have been packing people into their hidden gem for many, many years. They have an extensive menu and your waiter will...More

Thank dgilfor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I am amazed at the consistency of the food and service. By design it is a bit quick but absolutely fabulous. Have to keep the crowd moving as the restaurant is quaint and smallish but lovely and fun. Had chicken scarpiello red sauce....More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is great, portions are huge, probably one of the best restaurant I have eaten in, there were 7 of us it was great, very difficult to get in and now I can see why.it was a food experience. Try you will not be...More

Thank Lionel C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the mood for huge portions of extremely well prepared Italian food, try to get a reservation at Chef Vola. Reservations are not always easy to get, and the place is always packed, but your patience will be rewarded. GM Lou comes...More

Thank jlgendler
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The food is great as is the service, but it can be difficult to even get reservations. The lower level is small and seems cramped due to the low ceiling. All that aside, go there for the food and the other hassles will be worth...More

1  Thank lse72016
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I have been going to Chef Vola for years. I have played the game of calling, never getting an answer and hoping that they call you back. This time I called 5 or 6 times and never received the courtesy of a call back. I...More

9  Thank JerseyDan107
Reviewed 9 June 2017

If you can get a reservation and find this hidden spot, it is well worth the effort!!! Amazing "old school" Italian food- try the house salad, veal parmigiana, and chilean sea bass. End your meal with mom's delicious home made ricotta cheesecake. BYOB and cash...More

Thank frederickc232
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I had to try it. It is one of the few restaurants I have not been to in AC and considered a classic. So I called 2+ months in advance, left 2 messages and finally got a call 2 weeks later. Then, the best I...More

8  Thank Salvatore D
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Great place if you can get a reservation! I got lucky and called on a rainy tuesday at 630pm and was able to get a table for 930 the same night. The restaurant is in the basement of a 100+ year old house( in a...More

Thank camtell
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Difficult to secure reservations. Excellent food, overwhelming portions, attentive service, jovial atmosphere.

Thank James K
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Monica S
30 May 2017|
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Response from Q8649MWjohnc | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it they have two areas to eat it's someone's home it's not a business it's like one part in the basement and the other is one the first floor with stairs I didn't see an elevator so I think so it's tight we always... More
29 November 2016|
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Response from CaribBronxboy | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know. You can try giving them a call
29 November 2016|
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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