301 S. Black Horse Pk.
Bellmawr, NJ 08031-2314
Phone: (856) 931-2800
Fax: (856) 931-2992
Touted as the best Italian restaurant in South Jersey, Antonietta’s Restaurant & Bar is owned by Antonietta Romano, an Italian from Avellino. This explains the careful attention that is paid to every little detail ensuring the authenticity of the cuisine and the tastefulness of the recipes. Relish the Cheese Steak, Sandwich or go wild with the choice of pastas and sauces- eating at Antonietta's is an experience in itself. The bar has an excellent array of fine Italian wines to savor. Go here for a much needed Italian boost.
Kunkel's Seafood & Steakhouse offers specialty seafood and steaks which are very addictive. It is a family-owned diner with family members themselves serving the guests. The staff is very helpful with good suggestions regarding the best choice of meal. It is a BYOB joint so alcohol will have to be brought separately. The oyster is great here, succulent and fresh. Try the three-course pre-set evening meal for a full taste of what is on the menu. The wooden decor adds charm to the place so does the fireplace. Catering services are also provided here.
Adelphia is a restaurant, bar and nightclub all rolled into one. It is a complete package for a fun night with friends. The restaurant offers American cuisine with a dash of Mediterranean influences that adds more variety to the list. It includes dishes like the Chicken Grand Marnier (chicken cooked in an orange sauce) , Veal Zingarella (veal with marinara sauce) and the Seafood Diablo or assorted selections from the sea. The place is visited by the who's who of town, partying throughout the night. Live bands play as also famous DJs. Top 40s and Disco numbers blare through the night. The bar offers happy hours, ladies night and loads of TVs to catch the ongoing game.
Indian food is slowly gaining its due place in culinary geography, thanks to restaurants like Indian Bleu which bring out the best of the cuisine to the diner. The restaurant offers the various specialties that Indian cuisine is famous for, like the Onion Bhajia or fritters, Paneer Shashlik, Chicken Madras, Vegetable Jhalfrazie and Tandoori Naan. It has vegan and gluten-free options too, which taste just as good. Though traditionally spicy, the taste can be moderated on request. End the meal with a Pomegranate Sorbet or a Mango Ice Cream.
A well decorated and affable restaurant, Melange @ Haddonfield is a non-smoking venue, expert at creating Cajun and Creole recipes. It is patronized by locals who are welcomed with open arms by the warm wait-staff. Seated at the patio or in the indoor dining room, one is struck by the sheer elegance and class that the venue exudes. The menu offers Louisiana Barbecued Shrimp with biscuit, Shrimp and Cheese Grits, Seafood Ponidor and Jambalaya that are a class apart. The wine flows freely, quenching the diners' thirst. Do not miss out on the desserts which are great too.
Although resembling a cozy neighborhood restaurant with a casual ambience and friendly staff, Tre Famiglia Ristorante serves high class Italian delicacies that will leave the diner licking his fingers for more. Much talked about and visited, the menu offers Mussels Possillipo, Bruschetta, Pappardelle Bolognaise, Homemade Meatballs, Arborio Risotto and Milanese Pollo Vitello. Try the Sausage & Figs which is a bit sweet but memorable nonetheless. The magic of the food is such that once you dine here, there is nowhere else that can ever take its place. Tre Famiglia Ristorante does not serve alcohol, though one can carry one's own and savor it here.
Have your fill of seafood at The Little Tuna, a local neighborhood favorite. There is a raw bar serving clams and oysters and a tuna bar with a goo selection of tuna cooked in various styles. Though the major focus of the menu is on seafood, with the likes of Nina Capri Crab Cakes, Honey Ginger & Spicy Citrus Glazed Shrimp and Jamaican Jerk Grilled Tuna, there are other dishes as well, namely the Rosemary Ginger Chicken Breast and the Cajun Chicken Caesar. The venue is casual with posters lining the wall creating an intimate feel. The staff is good and service is top-notch too.
Open for twenty years now, Giumarello's Restaurant proudly serves the finest Tuscan food featuring Calamari Fritti, Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes and Riccota Cheese Gnnochi. Winner of the Zagat 2013 award, it is renowned for its quality entertainment and wholesome food. The G-bar in the same premises offers cocktails and live entertainment along with happy hour promotions. It is crowded most of the time therefore booking is advisable. Dress well and be warned that the prices are a little hefty here.
Il Villaggio is an elegant Italian eatery that cuts no corners when it comes to traditional, home-style food. The award-winning restaurant is noted for its sublime seafood such as grilled langostino, beef carpaccio, burrata cheese platter, fresh grilled octopus and blue point oysters preparations. Featuring delightful exposed-brick walls, a lovely fireplace and fair-weather patio, Il Villaggio offers a refined yet approachable ambiance, along with a service to match. Much sought for private events such as bridal showers, anniversaries and birthday parties, the BYOB option remains open to all diners at Il Villaggio.
Dubbed as the home of real Italian cuisine (Vera cucina Italiana), Villa Barone is a restaurant that has been nurtured by two generations of the Barone family who have brought the authentic tastes of their home country to America. At the restaurant, the menu is extensive—from pasta, panino to pizza fresh from the oven and fantastic appetizers (calamari, mussels, mozzarella bread and Zucchini). Try the homemade Gnocci Pomodoor or try something different in the form of Vodka Rigatoni-Prosciutto with a hint of Vodka— it won't disappoint you.
Nunzio Ristorante Rustico serves authentic Italian food and is known for offering delicious meals. The pizzas and the pastas are simply mouthwatering and are served in a very warm and welcoming ambiance. No wonder it has been awarded the Golden Fork Award in 2014 and also has been the critics' choice for the best Italian restaurants in New Jersey. The restaurant also offers special cookery classes and courses for those who are interested. Nunzio Ristorante Rustico also features a gluten-free menu.
Inspired by South American steakhouses, El Sitio Grill & Cafe is based along the lines of a typical churrascaria serving up a delicious selection of grilled meats and seafood in a relaxed, friendly ambiance. Sample dishes from across regions like Ecuador, Argentina and Venezuela like the Peruvian Lomo Saltado, Seco de Chivo, Bife de Chorizo as well as a nice selection of soups, salads, wraps and sandwiches for a lighter meal. Don't miss out on the decadent desserts like the Tres Leches, a sweet treat to end your meal. El Sitio Grill & Cafe is a nice place for a week day lunch or a family dinner on the weekend. The restaurant doesn't seat walk-ins, so be sure to call ahead.