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Locale Cafe & Bar -Closter

208 Piermont Road, Closter, NJ 07624-2335
+1 201-750-3233
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“pasta” (5 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
“our waiter” (6 reviews)
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208 Piermont Road, Closter, NJ 07624-2335
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

I'm surprised to see a few bad reviews here, we had a good experience. Food was good, service attentive, we really have no complaints and we'll go again.

Thank xyz99
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We went with two couples this past week. The restaurant has a nice outside patio that offers one of the very few outside dining opportunities in the area. The wait for a table was long so we decided to dine inside. The bar and dining...More

Thank Sguelpen
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I can't comment on the food because we never got it. I can tell you that the service was horrible, and the recovery process even worse. Went to Locale yesterday, for Mother's day. The restaurant was busy but not crazy. We were offered a choice...More

2  Thank Bellybirdsmom
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Nice atmosphere and good food. Options for "hanging out" at the livelier bar or a quit table in the back. Menu options for all tastes and meals well prepared.

Thank joneo
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Locale is decent enough that it is worth a try for sure. There is nothing really that exciting that will make you want to return over and over. The decor is a bit tired and could use a slight upgrade. Water damaged ceiling in the...More

Thank coachee1313
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

What a great place to go for great homemade pasta. Wait staff are great with awesome service. I had the escargot for my appetizer which was cooked to perfection. For the main course I had the blacked inked pasta which again cooked to perfection. All...More

Thank Norman S
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Locale is our favorite Italian restaurant in the area! We love coming here whether with friends or just me and my wife and relaxing after a long day. The atmosphere inside with the fireplace and white table cloths is upscale but friendly and the outside...More

2  Thank Todd C
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Food is fantastic. The wait staff is very cordial and awesome. I recommend this place to everyone. It's nice to sit outside when the wealthier is nice.

2  Thank Cuzzzz
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Came here with my family. Has a nice outside seating area but we ate inside. Service was very good. Has the pork chop special. Very tasty and moist. Salads were good as well. Place is a bit pricey.

Thank PennStateTim_24
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We tried Locale for our Anniversary dinner. What a beautiful setting! The food and service were wonderful! They also have a price fix and it was amazing - great food and great value! We can't wait to go back!

1  Thank davejennegg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Piermont Road, Closter, NJ 07624-2335
    (Ruckman Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Closter
  • Phone Number: +1 201-750-3233
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