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Gioia Ristorante - CLOSED

3800 Pacific Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4721
+1 609-729-0120
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good10%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
19 Jun 2015
“This place is scary, beware of the positive reviews, can't be legit”
9 Jun 2015
“Unbelievable Food.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Seafood, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3800 Pacific Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4721
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

No one in the place, wasn't even sure if they were open. Started with a drink, and their Pama Liquor was brown and completely spoiled. Who has liquor around long enough for the flies to get into it and turn it from a deep purple...More

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Best place to eat drink and dance on the entire island of wildwood. The owners of Sofia's took this place over and are taking it over the top.

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

The place is a ghost town. When you go somewhere and can't even tell if the place is open that's usually a bad sign. The food took over an hour to come to the table and once it did, it was very disappointing. Save your...More

1  Thank Matt F
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Went there because they had a 25 % of coupon plus they advertise in every wildwood publication . They advertise they are in business 25 years. ???? Anyway they also advertise they have pizza sandwiches wings and regular Italian entrees. We walk through the rear...More

2  Thank Gerard R
Reviewed 29 December 2013

Was there a month ago. Food and service was excellent. Just went Saturday nite with friends and the food certainly did not live up to our high expectations. I ordered the special for $30.00 filet mignon with spinach and gorgonzola cheese, medium well. I told...More

4  Thank Julie G
Reviewed 24 October 2013

This restaurant used to be operated by a family and was called Garfield's Italian Restaurant. Garfiled's was an institution at the Jersey Cape for about 25 years. Gioia is also an Italian restaurant. The restaurant is very good. I had the veal with linguine and...More

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 17 October 2013

We had a veal with mushrooms and shrimp and chicken saltimbuca dish with pasta and both were wonderful. The homemade pasta melted in our mouths and both of us enjoyed our wonderful dishes. The restaurant is open "offseason" Thursday night in Oct. and was not...More

Thank Capemaybe
Reviewed 25 September 2013

They publish in local newspapers a coupon which says "buy one entree, get one free... no limitations" I called in advance to confirm that our party of 4 would pay for 2 entrees and get 2 free. Yes! was the clear answer from the manager....More

4  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We were there 2 years ago, and even though we were a large party, our service was excellent, and the food was fantastic. This year we couldn't wait to get there and the name of the place had changed but our waitress told us that...More

Thank debian1953
Reviewed 19 August 2013

I don't know what happened. Before we left for vacation to Wildwood I read numerous reviews about how great this restaurant was. When we got there, there was no one there, the facility is severely outdated. The food was just average, not awful, not good....More

Thank carolwatertown
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
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16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 Pacific Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4721
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Wildwood
  • Phone Number: +1 609-729-0120
  • E-mail
Fine Casual Dining of Italian Fusion Cuisine. Offering indoor and outdoor seating with an outdoor patio bar. Extensive Wine list, specialty martinis, banquets, private parties, off street parking, entertainment weekends, multiple dining rooms. Owned and operated by the LaMonaca Family for 24 years
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