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45 Broad St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1902
+1 732-450-9945
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good12%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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45 Broad St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1902
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

If you want an email experience where the food is extra fresh, made to order and farm to table, this is your place. What ever you order whether seafood, pasta or a great cut of meat, your taste buds are in for a real treat....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Departure772284
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

The food was obviously very fresh and made to order and very delicious. While the entrees were very good, our favorite part of the meal was a wonderful salad with kale, shaved Brussels, pears, beets, carrots, onion, feta, etc. It was fantastic. We would return....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank heatherj2772
Reviewed 29 September 2018

We have been coming to this restaurant for many years, and Chefs Claudette and Lauren never cease to amaze us with their menu and food preparation. Tonight it was just my wife and me (Usually we bring friends of ours). So we split the grilled...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Allan K
claudette and l, Owner at Via45, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

And ... once again our pleasure to serve. Always nice to see you and chat at the “window”. See you soon. Best, lauren & claudette

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times & each time has been a very positive experience. Love how they have new menu for each day .... only what is fresh for that day. Need to be patient with service but well worth the wait as everything...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank shirleeNj
claudette and l, Owner at Via45, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

we are pleased you feel "at home" @via45. it is important that there is "something for everyone" . and yes, we allow for time that you could sit with your guests, and share your stories. thank you for "coming to our table" sincerely, claudette &...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

The casual, comfortable dining room was welcoming. Serving local and seasonal food is always great. We were hoping for really good food and what we got was great food! What is extra special about Via 45 is that they will tailor the meal to your...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TripChicNJ
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The waiting time for the food to be served and in between the appetizers and the main dishes was way behind reasonable. Food was good. we especially enjoyed the fig salad and the pear cheese ravioli.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BellaBL
claudette and l, Owner at Via45, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Truly glad you enjoyed . We are sorry the “timing” Was not what you wished . We do allow for pause between courses.

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Nice restaurant, terrific service tasty food for two vegetarians - the restaurant was not crowded on a Saturday night; I think I know why? We receive the check in a box: not sure why they hide the bill? There inside the first thing you read...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GW_WorldTraveler
claudette and l, Owner at Via45, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you for your commentary, and glad you enjoyed . Re: the charge in which you refer, may we explain; In the advent of rising costs that merchants like us incur for credit card use, we participate in a cash discount program. There are notices...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018

Three years after my first review, this place has not slipped one bit. Four of us loved our meal, 4 for 4. We told them we needed to be done in an hour and a half, and they said they'd do their best. Without being...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AFamilyAdventurer
claudette and l, Owner at Via45, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

We were happy to accommodate, and will always do our best to honor the requests of our guests . We appreciate your recognition of our philosophy in our approach to provide you the best of experiences. Ciao for now

Reviewed 29 June 2018

This is by far one of my favorite restaurants! Whether it be for a date with my husband or a girl's night out on the town - it never disappoints. I love how the menu changes daily based on the fresh and seasonal ingredients they...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jodi S
claudette and l, Owner at Via45, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thank you for your acknowledgment.

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Two couples had dinner at Via 45 on Saturday. The place was hopping. The owner came out several times during the meal to check that everything was going well. Two of us started with the watermelon and Feta salad. It was a superb combination of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Fletch1946
claudette and l, Owner at Via45, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

thank you so much for your review. we are so glad you enjoyed.

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17 November 2018|
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Response from TripChicNJ | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe they do. My friend recently tried to book a dinner but could not because they had a private party.
Gregg H
15 March 2017|
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Response from claudetteandl | Property representative |
we are a BYO we accept reservations for 1or more are "cook in the moment" mediterranean influence with our menu we also offer GF, Vegan & Vegetarian plates we accommodate allergies dietary restrictions if you have any... More
13 November 2015|
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Response from claudetteandl | Property representative |
yes we can, upon request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$45
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Broad St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1902
    (white street)
  • Public Transportation: red bank train station north jersey coastline 5 Central Ave Red Bank, NJ 07701‎ Edit details (732) 530-3727 www/njtransit.com
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 732-450-9945
  • E-mail
via45 is a rustic italian eatery. We offer vegetarian, vegan and Gluten-Free choices. each plate is offered to guests according to their preference and dietary restrictions. all foods are prepared "in the moment".the hand written menu changes every day...desserts are all "house-made". Seasonal outdoor seating, pets welcome on sidewalk,, sit and relax....share your stories. Let La Via Dolce Caterers host your special moments...at our table or yours.
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