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Cafe 2825

2825 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6325
+1 609-344-6913
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (60 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2825 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6325
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After seeing that NJ.Com ranked Cafe 2825 #1 over some of our favorites , Augustinos in Hoboken and Chef Vola in Atlantic City , we couldn't wait to try it out . Getting a table was convenient , we left a message and got a...More

Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Finally ate here with friends for a Bday celebration with friends, the dinner & experience was better than expected. Mozzarella made fresh at our table was to die for!!!! Spiedini appetizer was delicious and my dinner of the veal chop was the best I have...More

Thank enigma00225
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Joe and Jenny never disappoint. I have been going here for the past 4 years and still love it. Always start with the Spedini bread. My GOD. A little piece of heaven. Blows away Little Italy Restaurants. table side Caesar salad is Devine. Pastas pork...More

Thank U8147LMjosephm
Reviewed 15 March 2018

My husband and I dined at Cafe 2825 with another couple who we dine out with quite often. My friend made the reservations two weeks out, like we were told, and we had no issues getting a 6:30 reservation on a Saturday in March. The...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I will start this review by standing by my original statement that this is by far the best Italian restaurant I've ever eaten at although trying to get a reservation is unnecessarily unpleasant. With that being said, I attempted to make a reservation recently and...More

4  Thank X5640JFstephenc
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is great italian food. Two really cool things this restaurant does is make fresh mozzerella at your table and pasta in cheese wheel. We went with friends we did order the fresh mozzerella it was delicious accompanied by fresh prosutto. We had chicken...More

1  Thank michele s
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I had been dying to go to this restaurant for over a year but the timing never worked out until a few weeks ago. If you want a true culinary experience; this is your spot! Restaurant: Definitely has an old school NYC vibe. It is...More

1  Thank Tiffanie C
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Go Go Go !! I don't even know where to begin... the reason I discovered this place was they actually made tableside mozeralla, and several other dishes a lost art. From start to finish just fantastic dinner with a show each plate that went past...More

Thank Nathan S
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We looked forward to trying Cafe 2825 as we had heard many good things about the restaurant and we enjoyed our first visit on a Friday night so much that we returned the following Wednesday. Now the restaurant. Nice atmosphere of a quality upscale restaurant...More

Thank 256anthonyv
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Went with a large group from the Borgata. Someone else did all of the ordering on appetizers ; the clams were amazing ! Also, he made caprese at the table somehow. As in , the buffalo mozzarella cheese was created before our eyes . I...More

1  Thank mariemom11
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30 October 2017|
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Response from X5640JFstephenc | Reviewed this property |
They're not answering or returning your call because there are no seats available. They only call back if they have a seat for you. You can try walking in, but don't be surprised if you're turned away.
April B
19 June 2017|
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Response from qutypy | Reviewed this property |
You absolutely need reservations!!!! i've been going many years and it's next to impossible to get a table without ....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6325
    (Brighton Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-344-6913
  • E-mail
Been in business 28 yrs. Featuring Italian American Cusine. One block from Tropicana and The Quarter. Family Owned. Upscale Italian American white table cloth restaurant . PLEASE upscale casual dress.... no tee shirts, graffiti tees, cut off, beachwear,Male tank tops.
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