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Osteria Cucina Rustica

91 S Main St, Marlboro, NJ 07746-2441
+1 732-577-8288
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“meatballs” (13 reviews)
“fish” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
91 S Main St, Marlboro, NJ 07746-2441
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a fabulous dinner with friends. I had an enormous porkchop with bolognese. Wide had the best halibut with artichoke and daughter had her favorite linguine with clams. Would highly recommend this restaurant for occasion.

Thank Goindimon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was here on Saturday. Everything from the service to the food was impeccable. How wonderful it is to be able to enjoy a Manhattan quality experience in the suburbs of Monmouth county. From the meatballs and Chilean Seabass to the Blood Orange Martinis and Cowboy...More

Thank jbc412
Reviewed 1 week ago

Will NEVER return or recommend t this rude, loud restaurant. It has no atmosphere and has an "opened" kitchen so you can smell the burnt odors. The menu is varied and offers a good range of food; the waiter was very good, but the management...More

Thank sharonmanalapan_NJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is located in a strip mall but they also have a separate pizza place across the parking lot. The food is good, the menu varied and the ambiance nice. The service is good but it's more a question of who your server is....More

1  Thank crossbow1
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Went for dinner with the family. The ambiance is very nice but the I found it to be over priced. Very expensive specials and I thought the food was a little better than average. Not bad and Not great. The service was also just okay,...More

Thank pspatola
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Waiter never checked on our table only once. We had to help ourselves to the water pitcher left on a cart nearby. We went there for lunch and both ordered grilled chicken paninis thinking it might be faster: it took 40 minutes to come out....More

Thank Maria K
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We just moved to the area and decided to try Osteria Cucina We walked right in and was asked if we had a reservation, I said “no” and they said no problem and proceeded to seat us right away. The service was top notch and...More

Thank steven_newman1966
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Quality ingredients great bar staff management and the ambiance is everything when you're trying to close the deal hats off

Thank S8522KTscotts
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We were a party of seven Every one of us shared many apps ,calamari,cheese board and dried sausage,crab meat platter, jumbo shrimp,long hots, and fresh burrata cheese, all were fresh!! We also had all different entree's fish,pork and pasta specials all excellent !!!Even all desserts...More

Thank MARYANN721
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

The food is always consistent, the cocktails are Devine, the staff is always fantastic and the atmosphere is always amazing!!! I would go back again & again!!!

Thank Marielaina L
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2 June 2015|
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Response from Zester1958 | Reviewed this property |
I always ask for tap water. However, if you do not ask you might be served bottled or sparkling water. Those offering come with a cost depending on how many bottles your table drinks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 S Main St, Marlboro, NJ 07746-2441
    (Ryan Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Marlboro
  • Phone Number: +1 732-577-8288
  • E-mail
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