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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%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (70 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2825 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6325
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have dined here many times over the past several years. The atmosphere is warm and cozy and the menu has plenty of Italian selections that are different from your standard Italian menu. However, I don’t think I’m coming back to Cafe 2825 anytime soon....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kennethhR6709SJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Home made mozzarella right at your table. Giant meatballs, and large portion dinners. Better to share with someone if possible. Drinks are delicious. All food is prepared fresh, and some right before you at your table. Excellent waiters, clean restaurant. Small, but cozy, friendly place....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Donna G
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have been trying to get a reservation at Cafe 2825 for a long time and finally got one with our friends from out of town. The hand made burrata appetizer and pasta mixed table side were absolutely delicious. So good, that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I and a friend of ours went here last night. We have been here many times over the years and every time it has been an amazing experience. We are always warmly welcomed and started with a bottle of wine. The servers...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank docrxpert
Reviewed 26 October 2018

A must the service is very good, you will get plenty of attention. Making cheese at your table is cool, (not free). The owners are very accommodating, were able to get us in even though they were booked. So many $1,000 cheese wheels to make...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank mldcpwm
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of dining twice at this very fine restaurant during our recent trip to Atlantic City. Joe and Ginny are great hosts and the food and service was excellent. Just a wonderful dining experience. We will be back whenever...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wclegends
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing meal! We started with the table side house made mozzarella and prosciutto. It was an appetizer of silky delicious-ness. However, The was followed up by the table side Cacio e Pepe! This was a sophisticated cheesy preparation that left me...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank A3467NDkimb
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Unbelievable! Hands down the best food service and ambiance ever!!!! We had no issue getting a reservation. Used to eat elsewhere in AC never again. Will only eat here from now on. We had the table side ceaser. The meatball and my husband had chicken...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lisas61
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Dined here on business. Highly recommend to take advantage of the free valet parking which is on the side street of the restaurant. This is a small restaurant that is big on flavor and premier level of service! I was fortunate enough to be able...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank atinnell
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure to dine at 2825 on a visit to town. Unlike some posters here regarding reservations we found the system simple and working. We left a message and we’re called back to confirm the same day. The table side Caesar Salad and Pasta...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ranger25
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30 April 2018|
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Response from Amy B | Reviewed this property |
No, they offer a full service bar.
30 October 2017|
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Response from karendpeyton | Reviewed this property |
You know the food is great at this restaurant but, it is not that good to have to do back flips to get a reservation. My husband and I who supported this restaurant and have given great reviews to help get it the attention... More
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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