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78 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1227 (Neilson St.)
+1 732-296-1600
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 21:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had dinner here on a Monday night. Ordered light - just the salad (insalata), which was fresh and delicious, and the mushroom and spinach pappardelle (it can be ordered as an appetizer or entree portion, which is nice). Very impressed with the home-made pasta. That alone will make me a repeat customer. The service was also excellent.

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Thank Frances D
New Brunswick, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Due Mari for brunch. Exquisite! The food, the ambience, the people... Very good cocktails as well

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Florham Park, New Jersey
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Late lunch today with family. Appetizer was the Fritto Misto and scallops. Entrees were the Agnello and the Salmon. The dessert was the panna cotta. I advise two orders of the scallops well worth it. Awesome food!

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Burlington, New Jersey
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing!!! Years ago this location was a Pizza Hut! What a transformation! The ambience great, the wait staff wonderful, the food delicious, and the deserts amazing!!! Not to leave out the cocktails, they too were very good... Great place for date night, business, get-together or just hang out at the bar... Dont miss this spot in New Burnswick!

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Fort Lee, New Jersey
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We visited Due Mari, located in New Brunswick, NJ, on New Year's Eve, and were impressed by a nice, spacious-enough rooms with a modern decor. Due Mari is part of the Altamarea Group which is owned by partners Ahmass Fakahany and Chef Michael White and is comprised of 15 Manhattan restaurants. We were pleasantly surprised by a small group of... More 

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Thank Vadim B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

we came here for dinner and drinks and were very impressed. Both the service and food was fabulous. The bar is fun and lively and service was great.

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Ho Ho Kus, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch with co-workers. The butternut squash soup was delicious and our entree salads were also well prepared. Service was excellent. Look forward to a return visit.

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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142 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

I took a co-worker here for lunch today. We chose to avail ourselves of the (very reasonable pricing) option of cup of soup and half-pasta combination. Today's soup was a sumptuous butternut squash soup. We both loved it. It was also beautiful to look at. The focaccia bread they serve is wonderful. My pasta was a gnocchi which I enjoyed.... More 

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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206 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable evening with family dining on good food with good friendly service and varied dishes with a contemporary sophisticated Italian flair. Definitely a place for that special evening.

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Kendall Park, New Jersey
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Dined here for a special occasion, service was impeccable, food was a delight and the atmosphere tide it all up for one perfect evening. Ps: bought the pumpkin pie and although a bit pricey it was well worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$65
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1227
    (Neilson St.)
  • Public Transportation: New Jersey transit - Train (NE Corridor) and bus
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-296-1600
Description
Chef Michael White and the Altamarea Group are excited to invite you to Due Mari. Located in the heart of New Brunswick, New Jersey, Due Mari, meaning "two seas" in Italian, opened its doors in September 2008. Due Mari keeping true to its name, features the freshest seafood from around the world and Chef White's authentic Italian cuisine. Upon entering Due Mari, you are greeted by bright blue, aqua and cream tones. Our sleek, vibrant circular bar, located in the center of the restaurant, invites guests to linger with a cocktail or enjoy our full menu. Due Mari is a place to meet family, friends and new acquaintances in a convivial atmosphere.

In addition to the freshest Italian seafood, Due Mari's menu also features a wide selection of Chef White's signature handmade pastas and choice grilled meats. The broad range of cuisine, both inland and coastal, covers traditional and modern influences, allowing Chef Michael White and his culinary team an open canvas from which to draw on. Due Mari's seasonal and regional influences can be seen throughout each course of the menu with dishes like the Polipo: grilled octopus, pickled onion, celery, taggiasca olive. Or the Spada: local grilled swordfish, swiss chard, white bean, acqua pazza.

The wine list at Due Mari offers guests a varied selection from the major wine regions of Italy. The wines are selected to compliment the cuisine for a harmonious dining experience. Whether they are looking for a well-known treasure or small, boutique wineries, the list provides guests the opportunity to explore Italy's myriad of wine styles. The list also includes selections from France and the United States for guests wishing to enjoy great wines from regions outside Italy. The extensive wine list is complimented by world-renowned mixologist, Eben Freeman's irresistible cocktail and bar list.

Due Mari offers private and semi-private dining spaces for any type of event. From corporate functions to personal celebrations, luncheons, and cocktail parties, we're happy to customize all aspects of your event to create a memorable experience.

Due Mari is thrilled to be a part of the New Jersey community, alongside our sister restaurant, Osteria Morini in Bernardsville. We look forward to welcoming you.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?