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The Reservoir Restaurant

106 W South Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-1730
+1 973-763-1488
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (24 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
106 W South Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-1730
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 7 March 2018

Always a wait for a table in this hallmark South Orange restaurant serving terrific Italian fare. BYOB and start with Tony Salad which is sufficient for two, The servers, all women are a hoot and love a good laugh. Besides that, they are very attentive...More

Thank pavlovich123
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

This is a favorite local spot for old school authentic Italian food. Cash only. Excellent pizzas, pastas, arugula salad and hands down they have the best Chicken Murphy ever. I have dreams about it!

1  Thank Gina P
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This food is so good!! Eggplant parmesan, pizza, anything they make is delicious. The place looks like a quaint little pizza place but the food knocks your socks off.

Thank Mona B
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is an old establishment that moved to South Orange decades ago. Found the food bland and the restaurant was dirty, A complete rehab of the interior would be a start, but expect the owners have no interest in doing that because regulars keep them...More

Thank 4onpark
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This Italian restaurant offers great food options at a reasonable price. Their pizza is incredible. Our family favorite is pepperoni and sausage. The crust is thin and crisp, the sauce is spiced just right, the cheese is perfectly melted, and the meats are fresh and...More

Thank S4356KUtracyc
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I eat lunch there about once per week. The portions are large and the food is very good. The pizza is outstanding, Bill, the owner makes sure our pizza is well done, just the way we like it.

Thank Q2590BAgregoryl
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Clean restaurant with cute, simple interior. Waitress was attentive and polite. The calamari and antipasto appetizers were delicious, with the calamari being tender and lightly breaded. Great pizza for dinner. Cheesy and bubbly with a delicious crust. Awesome place to byob and eat with friends...More

Thank ash1ggins
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My sister lives nearby and eats at The Reservoir with her grown kids frequently. So when I visited today, Reservoir was our obvious choice for dinner! We decided that since their portions are so big, we would order a couple appetizers and one dinner to...More

Thank kjt96
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The food here is very plentiful and you will always take some home. You can have dinner for a few days. They always give you lots of food for your money.

Thank MsBrutally H
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Dropped by for dinner on a Friday night. Dropped over $50 for a salad and two entrees. Thought it seemed high then we realized they were charging us $2.50 for each soda refill for a small cup. Food was just mediocre. Bread was served hot...More

1  Thank Kathy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
3:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 W South Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-1730
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  South Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-763-1488
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