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Il Porto Ristorante Madison - CLOSED

90 Park Ave, Madison, NJ 07940-1527
+1 973-845-6070
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
15 Sep 2014
“Great Italian Restaurant, worth a trip of Main Street!”
15 Aug 2014
“Now it's Cafe Azzurri, new owner, new menu”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Pizza, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
90 Park Ave, Madison, NJ 07940-1527
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Reviewed 15 September 2014

Atmosphere is cozy, the food is great and the people are friendly. Reservations are recommended. The dining room isn't huge and it fills up quick. Give it a shot.

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Cafe Azzurri has been open since the winter and has improved each time I've visited. Keep to simple italian dishes and you should not be disappointed. DIning room is comfortable and now features cloth napkins at dinner which is an improvement over the tissue paper...More

2  Thank njdaveus
Reviewed 27 January 2014

Heard there's another new sign up indicating new ownership. You dont expect ownership turnover this often. Will be interested to see changes the new people make.

1  Thank 2010Golfer
Reviewed 19 January 2014

We decided to try the restaurant based on all the positive reviews. The service was friendly and both the owner and our waitress were attentive. The garlic knots were very tasty but the sauce was very basic tomato sauce. We ordered 2 appetizers to share....More

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Went for my first time and while right now there isn't a great atmosphere (they just opened and are remodeling) the food was fantastic. It's a BYOB so make a stop before you arrive but give yourself the opportunity to have some of the best...More

Thank Jerry H
Zebeva, Owner at Il Porto Ristorante Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2014

Hello Mr. Jerry H. At IL Porto, we are very happy about your review, that make us work harder to keep our restaurant as the number 1(ranked by Customers), in service and quality food in Madison. We hope you come back and enjoy all the...More

Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Food is great service is great prices are great. Highly recommended. They stand behind their quality!More

1  Thank Sirmet B
Zebeva, Owner at Il Porto Ristorante Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2014

Dear customer Receive a warm greeting from our staff, we have read your comments and we thank you have taken a moment to praise our service and dedication. One of our primary goals since our inauguration was to have a high level of service with...More

Reviewed 28 December 2013

First visit and will definitely be returning. Menu is fantastic and the food when served definitely some of the best I have had in many, many months. Host is extremely gracious and the waitress is very quick and aims to please. Had sea bass over...More

Thank Lois W
Zebeva, Owner at Il Porto Ristorante Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2014

Dear Customer I 've read your interest comment about our Restaurant, I appreciate you spent some minutes of your busy days to let us know about what you ate. thanks for trying one of our best seller special, the Chilean sea bass. Please come back...More

Reviewed 22 December 2013

The chef is great and willing to make things even not on the menu. Used to visit when when I was in town when it was Amici's, which was a fantastic Italian restaurant as well. Glad to see the new owners are following in there...More

Thank creatomatic
Zebeva, Manager at Il Porto Ristorante Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2013

Hello Creatomatic We have read your comments and we like your expression "yummy", it really has been a pleasure to serve you. We are pleased to hear that you came from Manhatham and was worth it. We Usually handle about 10 special and I would...More

Reviewed 5 December 2013

i have been going since they open ... We were greeted by the owner as we entered the restaurant .sceduling dinner for group of friends

Thank john i
Zebeva, Owner at Il Porto Ristorante Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2013

Hello John Is a pleasure for us to serve you and make you happy, thank you for coming since we opened and for supporting us. I'm glad you like the food and the service. hope you come back soon. Bernal

Reviewed 5 December 2013

Best new resturant in town I love the food and pizza. My roomate and I go twice a week for lunch. Love the pizza and love itianian sub also. I love the service there also,as soon as I walk in I get greeted and its...More

Thank mark k
Zebeva, Owner at Il Porto Ristorante Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2013

Dear Mark On behalf of our entire staff, I want to thank you have taken some minutes to make this comment, the fact that you mention be frequent customer is very comforting to us . Please bring your friends. thanks Bernal

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Park Ave, Madison, NJ 07940-1527
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 973-845-6070
  • E-mail
Our restaurant is located in one of the most beautiful towns in New Jersey, you can enjoy a varied menu of Italian and international dishes from different countries. Among the dishes we mention Bestsellers Bernese Tenderloin, Caribbean Shrimp and Salmon in orange and apple reduction sauce.
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