Rinaldi's is owned and operated by Rinaldi, (grandson to Mr. & Mrs. Rodoquino)
Rinaldi is back in the kitchen! After 25 years as one of the original Bella Napoli cooks. Do not confuse with the Bella Napoli at this location from 2010 to 2012! These are new owners & New Chef since 2013!! Taught by his Grandmother Carmella and Aunt Rose he is back. All Dishes made to order including the Lasagna!!! Old world cooking with Modern Dishes and Fusion Italian Dishes!! Come and taste the difference!! Come and see what all the buzz is about!!!
Rinaldi grew up living with his grandmother Mrs. Rodoquino in the apartment above Rinaldi's Restaurant. He watched and learned from his grandmother on how to prepare everything from scratch. Fortunately he paid attention to her 'old world' cooking style and mastered those 'homestyle' tastes and flavors which is being served for all to enjoy at the restaurant today! Grandma would be very proud!
He remembers when customers would come into the restaurant, sit down and relax -- talking with one another like one big happy family! Others would just come in to pick up a takeout order. Back in the day, customers would bring in their own pots and pans to transport the food home. It was all good stuff then as it is now!
Rinaldi valued and appreciated that time when everything was made with pride and people appreciated fine home cooked meals. He has incorporated that old fashion comfortable charm!
Rinaldi focus and goal is to bring back that authenticity.
You will certainly enjoy the old world charm along with our warm cozy decor, soft lights, comfortable seating, casual atmosphere along with flat screen TV’s and a stone faced brick oven. Our staff is friendly and professional and always happy to serve you. You will feel like you are back at momma’s house.
We offer a wide selection of elegant desserts freshly prepared on our premises.
You can either sit inside or outside on the Patio. Our establishment seating occupancy accommodates 90 guests.
We also do private party events and outside catering.
OLD TIME PICTURES OF THE ORIGINAL BELLA NAPOLI AND ITALIAN AMERICAN CLUB MEMBERS. THE ORIGINAL CLUB MEETING WHERE HELD IN THE BELLA NAPOLI. THEY ALSO HELD ANNUALLY THE ITALIAN FEAST.
THE BELLA NAPOLI IN THE SAME LOCATION NAMED AFTER THE GRANDSON RINALDI
AUNT ROSE, UNCLE BUP & AUNT MARY
AUNTMARY IN THE BACK OF THE ORIGINAL BELLA NAPOLI
Mom @ Jersey Shore Long Branch WITH FRIENDS
RINALDI & HIS COUSIN BRENDA 50 YEARS AGO!
GRANDMA CARMELA 1960'S
NANI, BOBBY MONAHAN & MY BROTHER ALAN
DEBBIE RIADON CARUSO ROSES DAUGHTER
COUSIN BRENDA & GRANDPA ABOUT
60 YEARS AGO
AUNT MARY IN THE BELLA NAPOLI 60 YEARS AGO
Granpa Holloween 80 years ago
One of N.J.Diners top 10 picks "The Rinaldi" Flash fried chicken, veal or eggplant layered with fresh ricotta, roasted peppers, sautéed onions & mushrooms with a layer of eggplants & mozzarella topped with vodka sauce
Real Wood Burning Brick Oven Pizza No Gas!
Every Dish Made to Order!!
In Loving Memory Mom
March 1923 To May 2013
Private parties available day or night.
Mary,Lilly & Rose The 70tys
Mary,Lilly & Rose The 50tys
UNCLE BUP / MOM / UNCLE PUGGY.
TOP PIC UNCLE BUP & GRANDMA.
RIGHT PIC MON & AUNT MARY
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AUNT MARY LATONA
Nani, Lilly & Rose
Puggy & Rose
Mary,Lilly & Rose
AUNT MARY & HER DAUGHTER BRENDA
NANI & GRANPA
NANI & BRENDA
NANI & UNCLE BUP
Aunt Rose & Ronnie
UNCLE JOE LATONA
MY 2 AUNT MARY'S LAGARA & LATONA
JANIE GIRL / MOM & COUSIN DEBBIE
Alan / Ronnie / Brennda & Nani
Alan / Ronnie / Nani / Brenda / Aunt Mary / Bethann / Uncle Joe
Cousins Joseph & Marlene Lagara / Me & my brother Alan & my cousin Bethann