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Dora Restaurant

17 Main St, Clinton, NJ 08809-1313
+1 908-735-4171
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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17 Main St, Clinton, NJ 08809-1313
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you might like. Met with friends and the service was pretty good. The food was good as well. We skipped the appetizers and desert. Slightly above the typical Italian restaurant. We sat inside which was fine with us.

Thank lightning411
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Made a reservation for 7pm to sit outside. Stood at the entrance for 15 minutes, before anyone came to ask us " may I help you", then told they had no tables outside, and we should be seated inside. Once inside, it took 1/2 hour...More

Thank r_d_flowers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After visiting a local lighting store, we decided to stop and stroll around downtown Clinton. Since it was lunch time, we looked at the current restaurants (many have changed over the last 5 years) and decided to have lunch at Dora Restaurant on Main St....More

Thank daanddo
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 30 and took over the right half of the restaurant. Our meal was preselected. My only comment was the portions were small, especially the salad and vegetables. The flounder fish was prepared excellent as was the chicken franchise. The desserts...More

Thank BlingBlingBern
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We decided to eat outside on the patio but it started to lightly rain. We sat under an umbrella waiting for the rain to stop. When it did, our waiter came over to take our order. I asked if he could replace the partially soaked...More

Thank Judge_Smails-BR
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This little Italian restaurant was a real find for dinner in the old town of Clinton. The street scene was charming outside the window next to our table, with the cherry trees in full bloom. The menu offered many delightful options, and the food was...More

Thank allezgently
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We ate outside on the side patio. The weather was good. The food was very hot, which we like. We had Rigatoni Torino and Eggplant Parmigian, Both meals were very good, Would go back there again. Service was good. The owner/manager was very pleasant

Thank Elanni
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Ate there this past Saturday night with friends and we were very disappointed with not only the food, but with the attitude of the personnel, the service, and the lack of their ability to serve the food properly, constantly pushing food to the parties at...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Eating outdoors here is a treat. Great food, great service. It is sort of a B Y O; I think they may offer wine. Worth a visit !

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Nice quiet restaurant when inside. Summer months they have a very nice patio in which to enjoy your food and see down town Clinton. Their menu has a varied selection and we have never had a bad meal there. Local wines only so BYO if...More

Thank John M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Main St, Clinton, NJ 08809-1313
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 908-735-4171
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