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UVA Restaurant & Wine Bar

) #7 of 26 Restaurants in Bradley Beach €€ - €€€ Italian, Mediterranean,
800 Main St, Bradley Beach, NJ 07720-1015
+1 732-775-0906
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“calamari” (12 reviews)
“sunday sauce” (4 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
€€ - €€€
800 Main St, Bradley Beach, NJ 07720-1015
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was surprised to see negative reviews of UVA but then I've only been there at the Happy Hour. The drinks and food are first rate and prices unbelievably good for top quality food. I've tried most items on their $5 & $7 menu and...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went for a weekend dinner here. Bad things happened right from the start: We waited on a long line just to check in for our reservation. There was a long line of people waiting to sit down and there were a...More

Thank WOScott
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In a word horrible. We called ahead and got a reservation for 9. When we arrived we were not hinted that they were way back upped. They were clearly not prepared for the night after placing our food order and waiting for an hr and...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I broke off from driving south thru New Jersey to find lunch near to Neptune City and very glad I was to find this place in Bradley Beach. It has a really great Italian feel with great posters of all things Italian on the walls....More

Thank michael a
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I always get angry with myself for trying other Italian restaurants. This one is clearly the best. It is like eating in my mother's kitchen. Best escarole and beans by far. Bar menu is great and a very good value. Love this place!!!

Thank Bgaro2013
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Dined at UVA probably 20-30 times. Their Tappas items at $5.00 a plate are great. Nice friendly bar. Older crowd. Definitely a go too place.

Thank Edward R
Reviewed 25 April 2017

OK, but ... Dined there with friends that live a little over a block away from this restaurant. Our only adverse comment is that my wife's dish of steamed mussels in tomato sauce was a little "long in the tooth". Growing up on the Jersey...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on my lunch break. They offer a wide lunch menu that ranged from 5 to 10 dollars. Service was quick and food was great. Had a pizza. Also got cavatelli and broccoli. Seasoning was perfect. Will return

Thank LEA O
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for happy hour! Large selection of appetizers and drinks at super prices. Stuffed clams, escarole and beans, meatball sliders and of course calamari!

Thank Njbob53
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The food here is always good. The pizza, pasta, fish and meat dishes are superb, you can't go wrong no matter what you order. The happy hour at UVA's is the best in town.

Thank Barbara Z
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21 May 2016|
Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I couldn't help with your question since I live in Bucks County, Pa. But they are open for lunch for sure on weekends and they always have an insert with daily specials in their menu, hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Main St, Bradley Beach, NJ 07720-1015
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bradley Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 732-775-0906
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