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La Focaccia

523 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-1544
+1 908-277-4006
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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523 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-1544
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I admit, I have eaten here on numerous occasions. While never completely pleased, I always say "what the heck" and book again. Let's just say it's a scene. Tables are packed in which makes the noise level thunderous. It was very hard to talk and...More

Thank Auntbunny
Reviewed 10 June 2018

As we return year after year this local restaurant has maintained it's quality and consistency. A BYO with very attentive staff, fresh good quality ingredients that are always well prepared. Usually busy, can get noisy on the weekends-but it is a good sound of customers...More

Thank HowE90
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Service too. One of our summit goto's for great food and service. Only issue is it can get too loud at peak dinner hours. NYC style use of flavor. One of the last area old world Italian places. Excellent for couples date night.

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Have gone here several times over the years and honestly I just don't think this is a place to get excited about. The food is good, just underwhelming. They are a bit on the expensive side and I just don't see any reason to visit...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I really liked this place. At first, it just seems like your generic Italian restaurant, but then I started trying the food and it was fantastic. For starters, their Rosemary bread and olive oil is excellent. Then I had some scallops as an appetizer, which...More

Thank GlobalVilla9er
Reviewed 31 December 2017

What a menu! What great service! What beautiful surroundings! Locals must know of this gem as it is NOT in downtown Summit but sort of on the outskirts near independent and parochial schools. If you find yourself in this area, you MUST dine here.

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Very busy restaurant, reservations a must, although be prepared to wait even with one. As a full blooded American/Italian, I tend to be critical of Italian restaurants, but they did not disappoint. The appetizers and entrees were all very tasty. The service was also terrific...More

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I had a flight at Newark this evening and had some time to spare and a desire for good, authentic, Italian food so we decided to try La Focaccia out. We told he waiters we were in a rush and they fired our food inmideietly....More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This place never disappoints and can be counted on to deliver a wonderful meal for all on special occasions. Birthdays, anniversaries, graduations we have celebrated them all here and we are always pleased with every aspect of our experience with this resturant.

Thank 4onpark
Reviewed 19 June 2017

La Focaccia can always be counted on to serve good hearty Italian food at fairly reasonable prices. It's a favorite with the locals.

Thank GloriaAndLorraine
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Mlafortu
10 January 2016|
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Response from Familytesch |
Jacket and tie not required, but you may be more comfortable with a jacket only. Women are usually comfortable in a nice dress but not formal. Jeans are out.
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letsgomama
11 December 2015|
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Response from Twilasehnert | Reviewed this property |
Yes, La Foccacia does offer gluten free pasta and they have plenty of dishes that don't contain shellfish. I'm sure that they can suggest options or modify recipes to acommodate any other dietary restrictions you may have.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-1544
    (Aubrey street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Summit
  • Phone Number: +1 908-277-4006
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