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Solo Trattoria

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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7 South St, Freehold, NJ 07728-2207 (Main street 79)
+1 732-780-2337
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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DoodyG
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fine local Italian place. Excellent respectful service and great good. The seafood specials are always good. It's BYOB. Pricier than the many other Italian places in the area but worth it

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Thank DoodyG
Holmdel, New Jersey
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant with terrific seating capacity, a well trained, friendly staff, and mostly good food. Stick to the basics and you'll do fine. A bit expensive, but they honor reservations. They also have a small wine list. If you're a serious drinker, bring your own.

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Thank redhead180
Colts Neck, New Jersey
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Consistently great Italian food (byob) at a reasonable price in this cozy Freehold, NJ restaurant is just off Main Street with ample parking in the rear.

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Thank Jim L
Manalapan, New Jersey, USA
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We love taking our friends to Solo's. The service is excellent, food fabulous and the atmosphere is cozy. Chicken parm is so good and so much food we always take home leftovers. The owner is very friendly and welcoming.

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Thank carsomers
Boulder, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Outstanding, the only thing is that Giorgio did not recognized me, I remember giorgio and antoniette from solo pizza in ft.lauderdale,long time ago.

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Thank giovanniocampo
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Been to Solo many times. The cuisine never disappoints. Last evening dined with friends. While I understand it's a weekend and 2 weeks before Christmas, but the restaurant packed tables in so tight there was absolutely no room for people to move, get up or for even that matter their staff to even place the dishes on the table. Even... More 

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Thank Babs313
Chicago, Illinois
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I had a great dinner at Soli during a business trip to Freehold. I'm a sucker for old-time NJ Italian restaurants, having grown up here and being Italian-American, and this is a very good one. Their salads are fresh and huge, and I had a very good eggplant Parmesan for my main course. The wine list is quite short, but... More 

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Thank Terri M
Monroe, New Jersey
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205 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We visited this place last night for the first time with some friends who tried it before and really liked it, they were absolutely correct, great food, fantastic service, couldn't have been happier with our dining experience. And...experience it was, our waiter "Nick" was challenged by us to "feed us" choose the best appetizers through desert....he did a GREAT job,... More 

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Clifton Park, NY
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

We went on a Saturday night and didn't have a reservation. However, we were seated immediately. They have a very limited wine list but you can BYOB. My friend and I had the beggars purse with the pear and walnut sauce. It was fantastic! Our other friend had the linguine with shrimp and she was very happy with it as... More 

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Thank Cricket808285
Fort Pierce, Florida
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74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Dinner specials were excellent as well as the salads and appetizers. Service was friendly and patient with our 'long term' meal.

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 South St, Freehold, NJ 07728-2207
    (Main street 79)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Freehold
  • Phone Number: +1 732-780-2337
Description
Welcome to Solo Trattoria! Located in the heart of Downtown Freehold Borough, we deliver a memorable dining experience. With a pleasant atmosphere and delicious unique dishes, yours will surely be a night to remember. In the Fall of 2005, Piergiorgio Ceciarelli opened a restaurant with a goal - to serve the best food with the warmest service and atmosphere. Piergiorgio Ceciarelli formed the heart and soul of Solo Trattoria. Piergiorgio Ceciarelli has been a restaurateur for 20 years. He started in South Florida where he built a reputation for excellent food, warm and fun atmosphere, and genuine heartfelt service. Winning the award for "Best Restaurant Owner 2001". Citi Link said,
"…always has a warm smile when he greets you and a grateful thank you when he bids you 'Ciao' at the end of a meal". Originally from Rome, he has lived in California, Mexico, Florida, and now New Jersey, where he resides with his wife and children.

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