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Citricos Mediterranean Italian Grille

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812 Main St, Bradley Beach, NJ 07720
+1 732-988-6565
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17:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
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MacManfromNJ
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's not just the food, but the people that make a restaurant great. Danny the chef and Trish the hostess are the owners of this quaint spot that MAYBE has 20 tables right on Main Street in Bradley. For awhile, I thought I was back in one of the cafes in Florence. The food was that good. I had a... More 

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Neptune, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We met some Friend's for dinner around 6:30 just before the place filled up. The wait staff got us started off by opening our wine. It's a byob restaurant. The nice thing is there's a liquor store next to the restaurant. The menu is small and has all the classic dishes you expect. But don't let that fool you.The food... More 

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Thank lazy-lighting
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We have dined here many times over the years. The new owners have not disappointed the regulars. The menu is similar with some interesting specials. The chef has spent time in New Orleans and I enjoyed his Flounder Cajun style over risotto. They still do the Tour of Italy special dinner. It is a great value. Call for the days... More 

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1 Thank Richard S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent meal here. From the appetizer down to the desert selection which there was entirely no room for. Food was well-prepared came out very quickly generous portions and very tasty. The entire staff pitched in to keep the operation running perfectly. Great time would definitely go back

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Thank Robert C
New Jersey
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87 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Five of us thoroughly enjoyed dinner here. We had the rice balls, penne Bolognese, chicken parm, linguine with clams and pasta with sausage and broccoli rabe. The crusty bread and olive oil are also delicious. Our server John was professional and friendly, as was Chris. They were great. Can't wait to go back.

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1 Thank Maazy
Bordentown, New Jersey
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

My wife and I had an excellent dinner last night, and Danny and Tricia could not have been more gracious hosts. Everything we had, from appetizers to dessert, was very well prepared and delicious. Great food, a warm environment, and BYOB, is a winning combination. Very well done.

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Red Bank, New Jersey
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Wonderful NY energetic feel!Our server was wonderful. The appetizers: calamari v. good, but the rice balls and special stuffed peppers were super. Our group tried the snapper special, the founder special and the pasta special....all delicious. Citricos is a great place! And a BYOB!

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Thank Michele45944
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

First time we ate at Citricos was a joy....small but very cozy...esp. As you walk in smell the wonderful aromas...the staff was very attentive....the bread...to me a key starter was very good..all of our entrees were throughly enjoyed...a salad is included ....we met the new owners Dan and Trisha...very anxious to please.....try it you will like it

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Oakhurst, New Jersey
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124 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Best rice balls around. Owner not best around. He does not accept gift certificates for Citrico's--should have changed name of restaurant.

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3 Thank loulombo
Neptune, Nj
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We finally returned, loved the food. They're not open on Sundays, and that's our usual restaurant night. Most dishes are in $20 - $25 range, and since it's BYOB it is a reasonable night out. We had the shrimp fra diavolo & eggplant rollatini & enjoyed them both. The sauce was excellent; with a slight bite the way it should... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Main St, Bradley Beach, NJ 07720
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bradley Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 732-988-6565

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?