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La Fontana Coast

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5000 Landis Ave, Sea Isle City, NJ 08243-1741 (50th Street)
+1 609-486-6088
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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South Jersey
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Have been a fan of LaFontana since its opening. Bujar is a top notch manager and always on top of his game. All the staff are knowledgeable and helpful when it com to their menu and Bujar is usually found in the kitchen making sure the clients choices are cooked to perfection.. Have never been disappointed.

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Thank fmblizz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even in the off season, there is not a better Restaraunt on South Jersey shore. Waiters are very attentive. And the food- from appetizers through dessert- is always fresh, varied, and delicious. And the owner- knows and remembers all of his patrons. Enjoy this place, we always do!

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Thank Joe M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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135 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just keep coming back! The food is delicious but it does get crowded and loud. That's ok though..because you just always end up talking to the people next to you! Make sure you make a reservation. Honestly..as I hate lines..I think the fact that they accept reservations is one of the main reasons I keep coming back. We were... More 

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Thank Linda0813
Middletown, New Jersey
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful dinner this evening at La Fontana! We had the arugula, beet and mozzarella salad special. It was lightly dressed which was perfect. The mixture of all ingredients was delicious. It was big and can definitely can be split. My husband has the pasta fagiolo soup. He said the pasta was aldente and reminded him of my step... More 

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Thank Patti W
Lancaster, PA
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108 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

I ate here with a group of girlfriends and we just loved it. We were a little taken aback when we first got there at how noisy it was inside, since it is a VERY busy place. Thankfully, we got seated in a back alcove which gave us a little privacy and less noise. Our server was so sweet and... More 

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Thank AmishLou
Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The service and food were delicious and the outdoor seating was a plus. Went with 6 people and all our meals were very good. Highly recommend

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Thank LWS111
Charleston, South Carolina
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

I ordered the shrimp with the pink sauce which was really good. I did have to pay an additional $5 for my salad. My sister ordered veal and it was not as good as she had experience previously at other Italian restaurants. Our waiter was new and forgot to bring her tea which had to be taken off the bill.... More 

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Thank judygustafson
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I enjoyed our meal at the Coast. I think they need to thin out the tables a bit. It's too crowded. Feel like you are sitting on top of one another. And it is loud. But the food is outstanding.

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Thank DriftwoodB
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We started off good. Salad & apps good. They forgot one entree in our party. No apology. No what can we do for u? Free dessert? Anything. Very salty pasta. Won't return.

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Thank Gasp2112
Hockessin, Delaware
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70 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Got take - out the other night and the food was very good but not priced right for the portion. Good spinach salad and bruschetta. We also had the spaghetti fontana, linguini piscatore and 2 awesome canollis for $83.70. I never mention price in my reviews but in this case I needed to say it.

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Thank Hunter R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 Landis Ave, Sea Isle City, NJ 08243-1741
    (50th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Trolley stops during summer season
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Sea Isle City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-486-6088

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?