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Casa Dante - CLOSED

737 Newark Ave, North Hackensack, NY, Jersey City, NJ 07306-2803
+1 201-795-2750
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
5 Jul 2014
“Closed - Sadly”
5 Feb 2014
“Great Italian Food with Entertainment”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Steakhouse, Seafood
€€ - €€€
737 Newark Ave, North Hackensack, NY, Jersey City, NJ 07306-2803
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Reviewed 23 January 2013

This is a wonderful place to spend a Saturday evening. There is always live entertainment. The Service is excellent. The Food is very good! I usually have Veal Chop broiled plain, and pasta with butter. To make those dishes taste excellent, they must be fresh...More

6  Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 30 December 2012

This place was an experience to remember. The place was infested with fruit flys, nats or whatever you want to call them. They were all over the walls and ceiling. Customers asked to have their table moved to avoild them to no avail. The food...More

Thank JP J
CasaDante_JC, Manager at Casa Dante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2013

Thanks for returning after your review. It seems that the city had issues after Hurricane Sandy. We were subjected to the after effects of water levels and cleanup in the downtown area. All is back to normal now and were glad you came back to...More

Reviewed 5 December 2012

Did a business lunch here today, usually my other experiences are with family. Brought a client who is a foodie with me. We both chose veal and were very happy indeed. I have always found Casa Dante reliable.

7  Thank stevesottl
Reviewed 5 December 2012

If you are looking for something contemporary and hip, this isn't the place. But if you want a good, old-school menu with pasta and classic Italian entrees, this is a good place. Service was good, and the food was delicious--like your Italian Nana might have...More

8  Thank augieray
Reviewed 26 November 2012

i have been here a few times but the service and quality leave a lot to be desired and it is way overpriced.More

Thank NYTim
CasaDante_JC, Owner at Casa Dante, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2012

Sorry to read about your experience at Casa Dante. We take great pride in the quality of our food as well as our service. I am concerned and would like the opportunity to correct this situation. Please contact me at 201-795-2750. If I am not...More

Reviewed 5 November 2012

The food is always good and the entertainment (especially "Vintage") is good nice size dance floor. The entertainment is in the dining room away frrom the bar.They have valet parking

3  Thank dec245
Reviewed 23 October 2012

Maybe it was because it was a weekday afternoon, but I brought guests here on the way home from EWR airport because the, on previos visits, food and service had always been so good. I was embarrassed and have not returned since.More

Thank John F
CasaDante_JC, Owner at Casa Dante, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2012

Sorry to hear about your experience at Casa Dante. We try to be offer best food and sevice whatever time of the day you and your party arrive. I'm very concerned about this situation and would appreciate a call or contact. I want to make...More

Reviewed 2 October 2012

The food was absolutely fabulous and the service was incredible. Highlight of our stay in Jersey City.

4  Thank OmaMS
Reviewed 3 July 2012

some of the best food you will encounter...ANYWHERE! A class operation from the moment you valet park (free!) to the last after dinner drink. Not to be missed...........

8  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 30 June 2012

Casa Dante has been a New Jersey treasure for years... The food is exquisite, the atmosphere classy and the service is wonderful.. And if all that wasn't enough, there is now entertainment.. Eat, drink and dance the night away....

4  Thank Doctordan49
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 Newark Ave, North Hackensack, NY, Jersey City, NJ 07306-2803
    (Kennedy Boulevard)
  • Public Transportation: 3 short blocks from the PATH Station at Journal Square. Convenient to local bus lines as well as all major highways. Beat the rush into Manhattan and stop at Casa Dante!
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-795-2750
  • E-mail
Known for fine food, excellent service, great ambiance and a history of exceptional quality since 1971. Weekend live entertainment rounds out a diners experience at this Jersey City Landmark restaurant. Jazz Fridays with Happy Hour and Saturday night live standards & pop entertainment. A favorite of foodies, celebrities, sports figures, politicians and many loyal customers in the N.Y., N.J. metro area. Large banquet room and lounge area available for parties, weddings, rehearsal dinners, on-premise valet parking. Casa Dante, awarded 3 1/2 ( of 4) Stars by the NJ Star Ledger, 2013 Wine Spectator Award, Open Table Diners Choice Award 2013 Best Italian, Best Food, Best Overall. Trip Advisors Certificate of Excellence for 2013 Best Italian Restaurant by AOL & Top 10 Best Italian in NYC, yes, NYC, by Citysearch Live Entertainment Weekends. Valet Parking on Premises, full Bar and Wine service. Parties of 10 to 140 Executive Chef Gregg Freda.
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