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      144 **  By  Janene P. 11/8/2013 {restaurant.com) 5 stars 
                  Excellent food staff, excellent service, staff very friendly, make every effort to accommodate your needs
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      143  **  By  Anthony V. 11/8/2013 restaurant.com  5 stars
                   Well, I went on a Sat night this time and they had entertainment! The singer was singing vintage American, Italian & today's cover songs that set the dining mood
                   for me and my wife. The food was "FANTASTIC"! I had the Chicken Franchise (My favorite) my wife had the Veal Parmigiana which was            
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      142 ** By Joy Wagenblast     10/25/2013  (livingsocial)                 
                     Great food great service
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      141 ** By Joe Harmonosky 10/21/2013 (livingsocial)
                 "Great food, great service. Will cook to order. "
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      140 ** By Kristen Schachter 10/5/2013 (livingsocial) 
                 "BYOB with an amazing chef! We plan on going back there regularly." 
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      139 ** By Marilyn K  10/3/2013   (restaurant.com)  5 star
                      Excellent food!
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      138 ** By Shirley DiRoma 10/3/2013 (livingsocial)
                 Great food & great service!             
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      137 ** By Lina Dziedzic 9/30/2013 (livingsocial)
                 Excellent food & service. Thanks Ben!
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      136 ** By Janet Zahumeny  9/26/2013  (livingsocial)
                Great food, fantastic service, wonderful atmosphere & reasonable prices!
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      135 ** By Anonomyms  9/25/2013   (groupon)
                Thanks for a great lunch!
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      135 ** By Veronica Faulkner 9/23/13 (LIVING SOCIAL)  
                Large portions, efficient waitress, nice décor, tasty cooked to order meals!
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      134 ** By Maureen McCabe 9/22/13 (livingsocial) 
                Great find, service & food was great, bonus B.Y.O.B. Will def go back again!
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      133 ** By Vinnie V. “Fantastic!” 9/17/2013 (MENUISM) 5 STARS
               The food was awesome appetizers we ordered the drunken clams unbelievable, the hotsy totsy shrimp fantastic, and an order of mussel’s fra’diavlo great! 
               For dinner I ordered the 14oz N.Y. strip with the Dominic sauce omg delicious! A little spicy but I like it like that! My friend ordered the 14oz N.Y. strip    
               with sautéed mushrooms and onions! My wife ordered the lamb steak I really never order lamb in a restaurant but I tried hers and I know what I am getting next time! 
                It was so tender and came with a mint glaze & sweet potatoes the combo was unbelievable! My friend’s girlfriend ordered the puttenasta great!   
               the desserts were all great especially the banana cream pie! Can’t wait to go back!            
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      132 ** By Roz James 9/17/13 (HAND WRITTEN LETTER MAILED) & (SUPERPAGES)  5 stars
                To Rinaldi and Company, just wanted to pass on my compliments to you regarding the party held at Rinaldi's July 28th  
                A big thank you for all that you did to make tony Fresno surprise retirement party a success. The food as usual was superb!! The staff particulary  
                Tammy & Alicia were friendly and efficient & accommodating. Everyone enjoyed them selves & are looking forward to future visits. See you soon! what a delight!    
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     131 ** By  Andrew r & lovefood1104 9/16/2013 (tripadviser) 3 stars
                 Went to Rinaldi's with friends on a Late Sunday night. Arrived and found not a soul in sight....we were the only people there. We were met by our server who 
                 was very nice and told us to "pick a table". Atmosphere very nice but TVs around the dining room felt more like a sports bar and not a upscale dining room. 
                 It's a BYO so we brought a few libations but had to ask for ice and wine bucket. Some of the apps we ordered were delightful. Italian tacos are a must have. 
                 Drunken clams had the drunk part that was awesome but the clams rubbery. Dinner consisted of 2 steaks (exactly the same steaks ordered cooked the same but 
                 with different toppings) and 2 Saltimbocas (1veal and 1 chicken). Steaks were inconsistent. 1 was thick and very rare with a great flavorful sauce and the other was 
                 about 1/2" thick and overcooked. A bit disappointing. Veal Saltimbocas was very good and flavorful but the pasta was not cooked in enough salted water so it lacked flavor. 
                The juice was ok but I kept adding grated cheese to flavor it. Pretty much the same for the Chicken Saltimbocas. We asked what desserts were made on site and 
                ordered one zappoli dessert and one cream puff dessert but our server came back to advise they were out of both. Disappointing and she probably should have known
                that before she took our oeder. We ended up ordering cheesecake and chocolate custard pie to share. Cheesecake was dry and just ok and chocolate pie was very good. 
                Prices were very high for a local neighborhood restaurant. Almost $200 for dinner (remember its a BYO). While the food was ok it was way too expensive for me to give a rave 
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             Rinaldi's Response!    
             This is why I will not be doing groupon anymore! These 2 customers came in together & wrote 2 of the same reviews on this site. They came in with a 2 week old expired $80.00 voucher & were 
             making a seen so I excepted the voucher! They put 3 stars to make the review look legit! They come in on a Sunday night @ 8:00pm & stay to 10:30 which is not a problem we never rush customers 
             but we close on Sunday @ 9:30 & so yes it is slow at that time there was 1 other table there! On weekends we have screen savers on our TV’s but during the week if a customer request us to put on a game and it is slow we will! 
             They say the clams were rubbery they are fresh opened and steamed! Steaks where not the same 1 was 10 oz the other 12 oz! I personally went to this table and asked if everything was ok. 
             There exact words everything is wonderful and they will definitely be back! I also gave them a complimentary after dinner drink! If the steaks were not cooked right why not tell the waiter! 
             All dished came back clean they ate everything! Please check out our menu prices & do the math! There whole check came out to $124.00 then minus the $80.00 voucher they paid $44.00. 
             Not all groupon customers are bad a majority of them are great and become regular customers. But then there are the nickle dimers who want to tip on the value of the voucher, 
             who get up set when the voucher expires, the ones who want to use 2 vouchers on a table & then when they don't get there way they write bad reviews it is not worth the head aches!   
             but have no fear this will save our regular customers & new customers money! instead of doing these vouchers and advertising we will be lowering our prices for you our valued customer!       
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​​    130 ** By Karen0715 Union, New Jersey 9/14/2013 (TRIPADVISOR) 
              Service was very good. The veal dish was good. The fish dish was not cooked. The kitchen was Smokey which infiltrated the dining room. 
              They tried to make it right by heating up the original plate. They also provided a complimentary dessert. 
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             I apologize for the fish I was a man short that Saturday & had a fill in helping out! I remember this table because it was the only complaint! 
             the fish came back it wasn't raw just a little pink on the inside. I put the fish in a metal cooking plate and put it in the broiler and then put it back on the original plate with 
               the pasta and sauce! To make up for it we did give free desserts & also took the fish dish dinner off the check! We always try our best to please the customer! 
​               Unfortunately you can’t please everyone! As far as the kitchen being smokey we did not get any other complaints that night nor in the past! 
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​​      129 ** By Gene J September 13, 2013 (restarant.com) 5 star rating
               The food and the service are great!!  
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     128 ** By Monicagun August 24, 2013 (tripadvisor) 
                We were first introduced ro Rinaldi's with a coupon. We just went back for our second visit & this meal was as good as the first. 
                The veal is so thin it's the best I've ever had. It's served over linguine. The combination makes for a delicious meal. Expect good food for a good price 
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     127 ** By Suzanne Tripodi 8/23/2013 (facebook)
                Great dinner last night!!! Loved Steves chicken..Ron enjoyed his veal dish....Bob and Janet can not wait to come back...
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     126 ** By Valerie Lombardo  8/19/2013  (facebook)
                   The Grandson owns it now and he uses his grandmother's and Aunt Roses recipes. . I remember Rose very well my parents 
                   were closer to her then her sister. My cousin drives from West Orange to come and eat, loves it
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      125 ** By  Evelyn P  8/15/2013  (restaurant.com)  4 Star Rating
                Our food was good and our waitress was delightful!
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     124 ** By no name 8/15/2013 (groupon) 
                Not crowded due to it being on the side road, very clean place, great food! 
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     123 ** By no name 8/15/2013 (groupon)
                Service and food was excellent! Enjoyed it very much. 
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     122 ** By William 8/6/13 (foursquare)
                Quiet great atmosphere and good food what else do u need .... Spicy steak sauce .... Is spicy and great!
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     121 ** By Jamie Piro 8/4/2013 (livingsocial)
                Some really good dishes, if ur a family guy this place has great atmosphere!
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     120 ** By John   From union N.J.  7/28/2013 (YELP) 4 STAR NOT LISTED
               This is the third time I have been to RInaldi's (formarly Bella Napoli) I am an Italian-American who grew up in NYC and in a city where 50% of the restaurants are Italian, 
                I now can discriminate good from bad and mediocre authentic Italian cuisine. On this trip my wife had their spinach ravioli and rated it FIVE STARS.     
               Delicate, flavorful, al dente (if that is even possible with ravoli)  I tried a dish from the "Healthy menu" Chicken with mango over lettuce"               
               The option was over spinach or lettuce. It was superb! My general comment about the environment which I have voiced whenever I have visited this establishment
                has to do with the TV screens.The first time I was there they had three TV screens tuned to sports events. I said to the manager. "Why sports - is this a sports bar?" 
               Today the selection on all three screens was a selection fro the Fios "urban landscapes" collection. It was very pleasant to look at.
               I can highly recommend this restaurant. 
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      119 ** By David Machlowitz 7/27/2013 (livingsocial)  
                 The cino sauce is great! 
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      118 ** By Robert Wischusen 7/22/2013 (LIVINGSOCIAL)  
                 We really enjoyed our meal & will definitely return!
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      117 ** By Nicole Verducci 7/22/2013 (LIVINGSOCIAL)  
                 Food was amazing and so was the servIce!  
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      116  ** By Patricia Taylor   7/21/2013     (livingsocial)   
                  "Excellent!!! I had been to this restaurant a couple of years ago was not impressed at all to ever want to return. When this Living Social voucher came up, 
                  and I read all the recent rave reviews, I thought it was the perfect opportunity to revisit Rinaldi's. I am so glad I did because I will now gladly and definitely return!! 
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      115  ** By JP Kilburg   7/20/2013   (FACEBOOK)
                 Just got back from Rinaldi's in Kenilworth. Everything was great. had the Shrimp with Garlic and Drunken clams appetizers. Amazing!! 
                 The steak with stuffed shrimp out of this world. was totally stuffed but couldn't stop eating. Great meal!! gotta go back.
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      114  ** By no name 7/13/2013 (groupon)  
                  Loved it great portion sizes 
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      113  ** By Lonzo M 7/12/13 (restaurant.com) 5 STAR RATING
                  Food is fantastic. Service was excellent. Very nice, friendly place off the beaten path. Good romantic spot - BYOB too!
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      112  ** By Monica Gundrum 7/11/13 (LIVINGSOCIAL)
                "FOOD WAS DELICIOUS / SERVICE WAS VERY GOOD AS WELL "
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      111  ** By Maryann Bellantoni July 4th, 2013 (livingsocial)  
                 "Warm, cozy, atmosphere. Food was delicious. I would highly recommend!
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      110  ** By Jimmi Lee June 30th 2013 (groupon)
                    We were treated very well, the service was great and the food was very good.
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       109 ** By no name 6/30/2013 (groupon)
                 We were treated very well, the service was great and the food was very good. 
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      108  ** By Elizabeth Latorre June, 29 2013 (facebook) 
                     Rinaldi, you made Melissa's grad party so special. Everyone raved about the food and the service was very professional. The way you arranged the seating 
                 there was plenty of room for the Dj and the dance floor..
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     107  ** By no name 6/22/2013 (groupon)
                 Great time and wonderful waitress to make the night!
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      106  ** By: Mccanavan3 June 10, 2013 (TRIPADVISOR) 
                     Came across this place from a discount coupon source. We went on a beautiful Sunday evening so we sat outside. The food was very good.
                     Although I was surprised to get a $4 charge on the bill for an Alfredo sauce that was put on the side of spaghetti. It has a friendly atmosphere. 
                     Service was pretty good. Lauren gave some suggestions which is always helpful. She was right on par with them also!
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         Rinaldi's Reponse! 
         All dishes are served over linguini with the sauce it is ordered with! There is an up charge for Alfredo & Specialty Sauces! All dishes are made to order including sauces!
         A regular serving of linguini Alfredo is $18.00 our side dish is not much smaller then a regular portion that is why we charge $4.00! Thank you Rinaldi's   
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      105 ** By Valerie Lombardo APRIL 21, 2013   Rated Rinaldi's 5 star (tripadvisor)
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      104 **  By Christina Mazzilli JUNE 25TH 2013 (LIVINGSOCIAL)
                     The food was tasty and the service was great!
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      103 ** By Monica Gundrum JUNE 24 2013 (LIVINGSOCIAL)
                 FOOD WAS DELICIOUS / SERVICE WAS VERY GOOD AS WELL 
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      102 **  By no name 6/12/2013 (groupon)
                  food was very good! Service was also great! 
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      101 **  By Roger June 12 2013 (Groupon)   
                  We really enjoyed this restaurant and we loved being able to eat a healthy meal at an Italian restaurant. 
                  The servings were plentiful and the menu choices combined old world Italian food with a healthy Fitness menu.
                 The atmosphere was comfortable and open and the service was excellent. We will certainly go back again!
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      100 ** By Lisa Sassone May 31, 2013   (facebook)  
                   Came in for 1st time tonight and my family loved it!        
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       99 ** By Joey Tutones   MAY 26, 2013     (SUPERPAGES)   
                 I was there with my girlfriend on a Sunday it was a beautiful day. We ended up sitting outside. The home made Lasagna we were told were made to order 
                 so we could add anything we wanted. I added shrimp it was greeaatttt!! My girl friend who is always watching her weight ordered off there fitness menu  
                 she ordered the grilled chicken topped with a mango sauce & mango she loved it. I tasted it and I would order it even if i wasn't watching my weight!   
                 the service is great! very cozy atmosphere & pricing is very reasonable and very big portions! i would recomend to all!!!     
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        98 ** By no name 5/17/2013 (groupon)
                 Great food. Good prices definitely go again!  
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        97 ** By no name 5/16/2013 (groupon)
                 I will definitely go back! 
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       96 ** By no name 5/15/2013 (groupon)
                 Reasonable, tasty, good service...would definitely return!  
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        95 ** By Doris may 2nd May 2, 2013     (restaurant.com) 5 STAR RATING
                 Great food and service!!
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        94 ** BY RVETTE        4/29/2013      (SUPERPAGES)
                 Went there on a Friday night with my wife. It is a very nice place & cozy. The service was very good and our waitress Lauren was very nice.         
                 The food was great! We shared two apertizers the hotsy Tory's shrimp & the sausage & long hots great!! For diner I had the special lamb steak 
                 topped with a mint glaze unbelievable! My wife had the crab & shrimp ravioli fra'diavlo she loved it. We will definitely be back  We will definitely be back
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        93 ** BY BRYAN PETERSON      4/28/2013     (FACEBOOK)  
                We had our son's Communion party this Saturday at Rinaldi's. Incredible food, beautiful decor and wonderful service. thank you Ron for helping to    
                make a very special day for us prefect.  
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        92 ** By Linda        4/26/2013​     (SUPERPAGES)
                Was there on a Saturday night with friends & family the food & service was excellent. They have live entertainment on Saturday nights. Some Saturdays It gets                     
                extremely busy & sometimes they do get backed up but if you want to go on a less busy night I suggest Sunday through Thursday or even Friday. But if you like 
                live entertainment and dancing & don't mine the wait then go on a Saturday night you will love it!
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        91 ** By Vinnie V.       4/25/2013    (SUPERPAGES)
                 Very nice!! The food & service is fantastic. I love the hotsy Totsy shrimp & steaks! Great chicken francaise! All dishes made to order.
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        90 ** BY GENE C.    3/31/2013  (RESTAURANT.COM)   4 STAR RATING  
             The resturant is very clean, well decorate; Guitar player and singer added to the enjoyment of the dinner. Waitress was very friendly and 
             the service and food was very good.  
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       89 ** BY RALPH P.    3/23/2013   (RESTAURANT.COM) 5 STAR RATING
               Very cordial. service was fast. food was excellent  
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       88 ** By Joyce C.    2/21/2013     (restaurant.com) 5 STAR RATING
                  Food was excellent our waiter was friendly, knowlegable & had a great sense of humor!
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       87 **  Rated By: Robert  February 15, 2013      (SUPERPAGES)
​                 I was there for valentines day with my wife. The food, service, atmosphere & entertainment was outstanding. After diner the chef 
                came out and introduced himself who is also the owner and gave us a complimentary after dinner drink! They are b.y.o.b. but it was 
                very nice for him to give us one! My wife & I are looking forward to going back very soon with some friends. This is now our favorite restaurant!
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      86 ** By MANNY P. Jan 29, 2013    (YELP) 5TAR NOT LISTED
,               I LOVE THIS RESTAURANT GREAT FOOD, GREAT, SERVICE, GREAT ENTERTAINMENT  
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       85 **  By Pat B.   2/16/2013     (RESTAURANT.COM) 5 STAR RATING
                 The owner and staff were very friendly. enjoyed conversation. we were the last to leave. offered us a complimentary desert
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       84 **  By Michele C  Feb 01 2013   (restaurant.com) 4 star rating
                Good pasta, great waiter,pleasantly surprised
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        83 **  By Chris Caivano   2/6/2013  (FACEBOOK)
                I only comment when the food is really bad but this time is different my wife had the chicken Murphy and that was our conversation 
                for the rest of the night she absolutely loved it I had Penne Vodka with prosutto and fresh plum tomatoes it was the absolute best I                     
                ever had in my life Ronnie you out did your self again! Thanks brother we'll be back soon!!
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       82 ** By PHASE   1/29/2013       (YELP) 5 STAR NOT LISTED
                I have been going to this restaurant for years I even use to go when it was Bella Napoli. The food is fantastic. The interior and exterior is     
                tastefully decorated! They have live entertainment on Saturdays. RinaldI has 35 years experience in the restaurant business!! He was out 
                of the kitchen for awhile because of illness. Now he is back in the kitchen cooking!! One of the original cooks for the original Bella Napoli 
                taught by his Grandmother Carmela!! 
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       81 **  BY  Rica Carotenuto (Rica Del Campo)  2/3/2013   (FACEBOOK)
                Great dinner. Great fun. I look forward to seeing you on my next visit. If you're ever in Scottsdale, AZ, visit us at Ristorante Giuseppe   
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       80 ** BY JUDITH D.    01/28/2013    (SUPERPAGES) 5 STAR
                I love this place been going since it was Bella Napoli when I was a kid with my friends and parents. The place has been totally redone                                                                                                                
                and has really a nice cozy atmosphere. The food is great! Rinaldi the grandson of the original Bella Napoli is the cook and the food is great!!
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       79 ** By Lauren M.  01/27/2013          (YELP) 5 STAR NOT RECOMENDED                          
               My family and I went to dinner at Rinaldi's on saturday. Great place ! Amazing food and atmosphere! We will definitely be returning.
               It's a beautiful place and they also had live entertainment. The owner Rinaldi really makes an effort to interact with his customers.
               I recommend the calamari cino appetizer!
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       78 **  Shirley E     Posted on 01/26/2013  (restaurant.com) 5 star rating
                The food was great the service was awesome! Our waitress was very helpful in helping us make suggestions. Love the atmosphere very cozy.
                I was so impressed I'm going to have my parents 50th anniversary here.
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SOMEONE SHOULD INVESTIGATE YELP!!!!! If you follow reviews especially yelp you must read this! Yelp is not what it appears to be! Pass this on to a friend! Did you know that if you are a business owner and you do not advertise with yelp they will pick and choose reviews they want to list! I did not know this until a few customer brought it to my attention that they had wrote positive reviews on yelp that were listed for a day or two but then taken down with no explanation. A number of reviews were completely taken off that were copied and pasted to my website before disappearing for good! Yelp has listed all negative reviews but not any positive! When I inquired why to yelp they said they could not recommend my business. I asked what does that mean they said they are not familiar with my business that if I was to do some kind of advertising with them they could recommend my business.So in so many words if I was to do some type of advertising with them it would boost the positive reviews to the top of the page & that would mean they would recommend my business. I ask you what does advertising have to do with picking and choosing what reviews are listed! It’s a shame that a small business has to be pushed into a corner to do business! Do not believe any of the reviews if a business does advertising with yelp they will be on the top of the list and the bad reviews will be hidden! So what business is really good and really bad! Update! Yelp has been calling me for the past 6 months to do some type of advertising with them and I have been avoiding there calls. When I spoke to them 6 months prior I told them why would I advertise with yelp with those negative reviews? They said they would call me back in a few days. In one hour after getting off the phone with them I had all positive reviews and the negatives taken down! That was 6 months ago now they have slowly put negative reviews back up and put one 4 star & one 3 star the rest are all old dating back to 2012 when it was under Bella Napoli. If you have been in Rinaldi's and you liked it give it a positive review and see how many days it stays up! PASS THIS ON TO A FRIEND!! up date they had called me 8/1/2015 to advertise I told them why would I want anyone to go on that site to see those old negative reviews. the next day there was a 5 star review put up from 2014 from a customer who I had told about this I don't think they realize what it said! A week later a new 5-star rating was put up like I said lets see how long they stay up!! Up date the review taken down 8/10/2015. Now how to get a free dinner. I challenge anyone who has eaten in Rinaldi's and enjoyed the experience to give a positive review if it stays up for more than 2 week I owe you a dinner!!
  337 ** By Linda Coletta 7/19/2016  (facebook)
             So worth the trip with the kids the food is delicious and the atmosphere is pleasant a great family vibe to it and the people there are warm and cheerful to every customer.
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  336 ** By Nick Vasile   7/12/2016   (facebook)
             I ate there Sat. with friends and the food was awesome. Had the Rinaldi, Calamari Cino and the drunken clams. Can not wait to go back next time I am in Kenilworth
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  335 ** By Tamara P. Union 6/27/16   5-stars (yelp)
             My husband and I went to Rinaldi's for an early dinner yesterday 6/26/16. This was our first time at this restaurant and we were extremely happy with our meal. I had the calamari cino which was OUT  
             OF THIS WORLD and hubby had the sausage with apples and onions. (Hubby is hard to please when it comes to food and he ranted and raved about his appetizer). I had the linguini alfredo with 
             chicken still which was delicious also and hubby had filet mignon medium well. I was floored he didn't complain about anything, he enjoyed his meal as much as I enjoyed mine. Serving portions were more 
             than enough, we could not eat all our food. Our waiter Jeff was a breath of fresh air! Koodo's to the cook, we plan to return to try other items
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  334 ** By  S. L. Westfield  12/11/13  4-STAR  PUT UP ON (YELP) 6/28/2016  
            PUT BACK UP ON YELP AFTER NUMEROUS COMPLAINTS TO YELP FOR NOT KEEPING UP 5 & 4 STAR REVIEWS WHAT DO THEY DO THEY PUT UP A 4 STAR REVIEW 
            FROM 2013 ALL THIS BECAUSE I WILL NOT ADVETIZE WITH THEM SCAMMERS!!  
            I have now eaten here twice. The first time I went with my family and we were all very happy with our food. The service was great, but we were the only table in the restaurant. We decided to host our office 
            party here and chose the family style dinner. They served 20 people hot fresh food which everyone enjoyed. The service was good and the waitresses were nice. We also brought all of the alcohol and 
            saved a bundle. As is common with large parties they added the tip of 20% to the check and I was happy to pay it.
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  333 ** By Sharon S. 6/23/2016 5-STARS (YELP)
            My daughter and her brand NEW Husband had their rehearsal dinner here. The food was delicious. Being from out of town we weren't sure what to expect, well it was WONDERFUL we had about 12   
            courses all served family style and each course was better than the one before. The service was great. I really can't say enough about the food, it was great. The wedding was the next day and everyone         
            was still talking about how great everything was at Rinaldi's
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  332 ** By Guy Salimbene 6/17/2016 5-stars (facebook)
              Good joint, great food, excellent service, all around fantastic experience!!!
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   331 ** By Valerie L. 6/7/2016 4-STARS (Yelp)
               Nice decor, great service. Best baked Ziti made with all fresh ingredients. The Chicken Marsela was tender and tasty. The mushroom stuffed with crab meat was delicious too. 
               Jeff our waiter was the best. Will be back again. Growing up in Kenilworth, the Bella Napoli was the best restaurant with the best pizza. Rose was the best
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   330 **  By Donna K. Rinaldo 6/6/2016  5-stars  (facebook)
               Had a fantastic dinner last night at Rinaldi Bella Napoli in Kenilworth. From the wine, the appetizer and the dinner everything was perfect. My compliments to the chef and wait staff!
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   329 **  By Kelly McCracken-Villanueva 6/2/2016 (facebook)
               I was there Tuesday evening for a retirement gathering. I had the Chicken Cino and ate every delicious morsel.
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   328 **  By Maureen R.  5/12/16  4-stars (restaurant.com)
               We miss Tara but Jeff is always great...
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   327 **  By Ellen Ferreira 5/11/2016 5-stars  (facebook)
               OMG went to Rinaldi Bella Napoli in Kenilworth tonight for Cracker thin crust pizza! Pizza great, owner Jeff great, Waitress, didn't catch her name great! Going back to try more selections and the prices so
               doable!! Love this place, will go back again and again and you can take out as well! 5 stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 
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   326 ** By Jane P. 5/4/2016    5-Stars (restaurant.com)
              Food was good, staff friendly and service terrific. 
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   325 ** By Eileen C. 4/26/2016 5-STARS (restaurant.com)
             Both the food and service was great.
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   324 ** By Joseph Tripodi 4/26/2016 (facebook) 
             Truly the best restaurant I've ever eaten at 
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   323 ** By Angelo M. 4/24/2016 5-STARS (restaurant.com)
             The food was GREAT. The service was very attentive without being overbearing. It was my daughter's first time here and she love, love, loved it! 
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   322 ** By Laura L. 4/19/2016 5-STARS (restaurant.com)
              Great atmosphere, excellent, knowledgeable service, imaginative dishes.
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   321 ** By Cora Purisima Gaiano 4/18/2016 (facebook)
              Last night, we took a friend to Rinaldi's for his birthday. We were very pleased with both the food and the service. Our server, Jeff was so personable and friendly; 
              we really enjoyed the evening. We will most definitely be back again
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   320 ** By Tabatha Marie 5/18/2016  (facebook)
              My favorite place with my family! Been there a bunch of times
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   319 ** By Steve G. 4/16/2016 5-STARS (YELP)
             Whoa, that was good eating! We tried this restaurant for the first time today. We are big fans of the place across the street; however we wanted to try Rinaldi's , for a change of menu and style. Oh my 
             we were not disappointed. Our meals were fantastic. The pumpkin sauce was well prepared with great seasoning, I had it over ravioli that is also "homemade". We each had a chicken dinner. The Cajun 
             sauce was very nice, not too much heat, very pleasant. The Franchais (sp) was also very well prepared. Even though we got our food to go, it was prepped with great care! This is definitely not my last trip to 
             Rinaldi's. Bellismo!!!
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  318 ** By Susan C. 4/12/2016 5-STARS (RESTAURANT.COM)
              Each entree had full flavor: eggplant RinaldI out of this world and the chicken cino is to die for!
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   317 ** By Maureen R 4/11/2016 5-stars (restaurant.com) 
              As always---great food & service...Jeff is very good......
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   316 ** By Andy Beno 4/9/2016 (FACEBOOK)
             The food was excellent! We had Jeff is was great. Tell Jeff we are still waiting for the pictures that he was supposed to post for Joann birthday.
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   315 ** By Dottie Nelson 3/28/2016 (facebook) 
              The CHICKEN RINALDI, PENNE IN VODKA SAUCE, EGGPLANT ROLLATINI AND SAUSAGE WITH APPLES are AMAZING!!!!!
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   314 ** By Maria Michelina Vizzoni-Condo 3/10/2016 (facebook) 
              The foods there is amazingly delicious. We order takeout
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   313 ** By Diana M. 3/7/2016 5-STARS (Restaurant.com)
              Excellent food!!
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   312 ** By Scott S. 2/28/16      5-STARS (restaurant.com)
              Everything was great from garlic shrimp appetizer to my seafood over pasta, Live music made it even better.
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   311 ** By Maureen R 2/2/2015 4-stars (facebook)
             Everything was good...But I was disappointed that you were out of the stuffed shrimp...That's what I was looking forward to having....
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  310 **By Claudia Aguiar Oliveira 1/30/2016 (facebook)
            Thank you Rinaldi's for the amazing food and service!!
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  309 ** By Jenilee Pressler    1/14/2016  (facebook)
             As usual amazing amazing amazing. Thank you so much for making tonight perfect. You are just the best. I have been now told every time we come to NJ we have to eat there! Oh and by the way, a whom  
             never ate Calamari and HATES seafood.... ate half of the order!!!
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  308 ** By Diane S.   1/7/16    5-STARS    (Restaurant.com)
             The atmosphere was comfortable and the hospitality was exceptional! The food was delicious and would highly recommend to my friends and family. 
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   307 ** By Maryann B   1/9/2016   5-stars   (tripadvisor)
              Each time we go, I try another dish and each one is far better than the previous the chicken rinaldi is so memorably delicious--its my husbands favorite as well! I cant say enough about this quaint, romantic 
              family owned italian restaurant. A lovely experience each time we go and did I mention about the staff--they are so caring, pleasant and helpful--what a time. Ronnie and Judy, the owners, are two of the 
              most gracious humble appreciate owners and chefs we have ever met. We cant wait to go back. An amazing experience each time we are there. 
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  306 ** By John K 1/6/2016 5-stars (facebook) 
              Service and food was beyond our Expectations!!
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   305 **  By Glenn Z 5-stars 1/3/2016 (restaurant.com) 
               Food is excellent! Had the veal Rinaldi, it was out of this world!
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   304 **  By Debra S 12/9/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com) 
               Excellent service and food!
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   303 ** By Lisa P. 7/22/2015 5-STARS (yelp) 
               Food was great. Served in a timely manner and hot. Service was great too. Love coming here
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    302 ** By Maria Fiores Cruz 12/28/2015 (facebook)
  .              Delicious food. Great service and attention
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    301 ** By Larry R. 12/21/2015 5--STARS (YELP) Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
             Went to this restaurant on a Saturday night with some friends we were very pleased with the service and the food was excellent!! They had live entertainment which was great and it was nicely decorated for 
              the Holidays! It is a b.y.o.b. but they are also getting a winery in! We will be returning after the Holidays!!
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   300 ** By Madelyn C 12/20/2015   5-stars (restaurant.com) 
              We enjoyed this restaurant very much. The food was excellent. Our orders were correct when served. They did not rush us at all, we stayed after finishing our meal and enjoyed the music and dancing.
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   299 ** By Harry L. Wonderful!!! 12/14/2015  5-stars (yelp)  Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
             I love this place!! The food is fantastic!! I ordered the chicken Rinaldi omg one of the best dishes I ever had!! My wife ordered the Cajun shrimp over linguini she loved it! Very cozy & well decorated, The staff 
             is very friendly and make you feel at home. can't wait to go back!!! I have written a review in the past on yelp I don't know why it is not displayed!! 
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   298 **  By G.B. 12/14/2015 4-STARS (YELP) 4-STARSi had the mozzarella and tomato appetizer and it was so good! huge cheese slices. me likey! as my main meal i had the rigatoni with vodka sauce and that
              was very good. very filling. i had some of my moms baked ziti and that was good too. everything was perfect. it was for my nephews b-day dinner and everyone had a great time.
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   297 ** By Lilly C. 12/13/2015 5-STARS (YELP)  Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
              Met with 3 friend there on a Saturday night for a Christmas get together. The place is very warm and cozy and well decorated! I was told they have live entertainment 3 Saturdays a month. The service was 
              great and very friendly and informative. The food is awesome I ordered the sausage with apples as an appetizer absolutely fantastic! Dinner I had the filet mignon with stuffed shrimp greeaattt!! My friend had 
              the calamari cino she said it was the best calamari she ever had! For dinner she had the chicken Rinaldi she couldn't finish it and said it was one of the best dishes she had! The other friend had a house 
              salad and veal parm she also said it was great! Looking forward to going back soon.
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   296 ** By Vinnie Russo 12/13/2015 (facebook)
              Great night with my love @Rinaldi's accompanied with some great food @Rinaldis_Italian_Bistro ... ‪#‎Awesome‬ BYOB in Kenilworth ... Very ‪#‎festive‬ with a fun and professional staff ... Our place of choice
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   295 ** By Debra Singleton 12/12/2015 (facebook)
              This week, we went to Rinaldi's for our first time. Wow. Portions were huge, prices reasonable, and super delicious. BYOB. We will return.
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   294 ** By Mattcon Contracting 12/11/2015 5-stars (facebook) 
              Best filet mignon in NJ with shrimp and crab meat! Awesome!!
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   293 ** By Debra S. 12/9/2015 5-STARS (restaurant.com)
               Excellent food and service!!!
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   292 ** By Yvette Shaber 12/6/2015 5-stars (yelp)  Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
             We had a delicious dinner, I enjoyed the Flounder Oreganato over linguine and lemon. My dinner companions had pasta with vodka sauce, and bolognase respectively , and the other diner had chicken    
             piccata . Everyone was satisfied with the food .We were lucky enough to come on a Saturday night when they had an entertainer. His name is Adam Shaber and he really played to the crowd, bouncing 
             around the decades of rock and pop from the 50's to today. They should have him more often. I really enjoyed his vocal style.
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   291 **  By Maureen R 12/3/2015 4-stars (restaurant.com) 
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   290 **  By  Michaele Lee Purcell  11/23/2015 5-stars  (facebook)
               Best Italian Restaurant in Jersey
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   289 **  By Matheous D. 5-STARS (YELP) 11/23/2015  Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
               I usually don't write reviews but I couldn't wait to go home after a astonishing night. My girlfriend and i loved this restaurant , the food is fantastic, great service and the atmosphere was wonderful, the decor 
               was very relaxed & cozy. The staff made me feel right at home. I cant wait to go back.
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   288 **  By Donna R. 5-STARS (Yelp) 11/22/2015  Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
               Really enjoy this restaurant. The food is delicious, made to order. The wait staff is professional and accommodating. Love the atmosphere ... and even had a live singer on Saturday night, which was really    
               enjoyable. The filet mignon is amazing ... as is the Chicken Rinaldi! I have been there twice and enjoyed the dinner both times. Highly recommend you give it a try!
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   287 ** By D. Rinaldo 5-stars (facebook) 11/21/2015 
              Had another delicious dinner last night! And live music was so tastefully performed! Highly recommend Rinaldi Bella Napoli for the delicious food and comfortable atmosphere!
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   286 **  By Tripodi Landscaping 11/18/2015 5-stars  (FACEBOOK)
               I Stepped out of my safe zone tonite and tried spaghetti with white clam sauce..it was one of the greatest meals I ever ate..thanks Ron
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   285 **  By mike f   11/17/2015  1-star  (restaurant.com)
              The food was Great!!!! but......there was a party of some kind at the restaurant. they do not have a separate room for parties so it was in the main dining area.party guests were very loud and kids running all 
               over the restaurant. we could not enjoy our diner.
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              1 star really! The food he rates great but gives a 1 star because of a party that was there before he came in was to loud. We only have 1 room the party was for 20ty people plus we had live entertainment   
              that night how quiet did he think it was going to get. When he came in he seen the party going on he had a choice to stay or leave he decided to stay if it was noisy when you came in did you think it was all 
              of a sudden become quiet!!. But to give a 1 stare because of other customer behavior that is ridiculous. I emailed him and issued him a voucher to come again for dinner. FYI we usually have live 
              entertainment 3 Saturdays a month and 1 Saturday out of the month we have no entertainment for those who want a quiet Saturday night out!! Thank you Rinaldi
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   284 **  By Rosemary Danko‎ 11/17/2015 5-stars (facebook)
               Great place. Everyone is wonderful there. Great food!
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   283 **  By Harvey L. 5-STARS (YELP) 11/14/2015 Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
               I love this place!! the food is fantastic!! i ordered the chicken Rinaldi omg one of the best dishes I ever had!! My wife ordered the Cajun shrimp over linguini she loved it! Very cozy & well decorated,The staff 
               is very friendly and make you feel at home. can't wait to go back!!!
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   282 **  By Karen S.  1-STAR (YELP)  11/14/2015 
               Omg. The worst service I can remember in a long time. It was our waiter's first night and the rest of the staff did not pitch in. In fact, they all seemed to be roaming about aimlessly. The food was mediocre at 
               best. How can you screw up salad....pasta with no flavor (I think the sauce was just hot water), fish portion was tiny, etc. Table with no salt and pepper. Had to beg for grated cheese, extra bread, water 
               refills. Yuk
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               This review Is totally bogus! This person is Karen S. who is married to Steven S. I will not say the last name but he is friends with one of the employees that was terminated 1 week prior! I had a problem 
               with 2 staff workers the week before in which they were terminated. Any body who has been to my restaurant you know I       
               don't have to defend my food!! But its hard to believe someone would be so heartless to write a review about a waiter who was being trained!! 
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   281 **  By ‎Jenilee Pressler‎ 11/8/2015 5-stars (facebook)
               I'm now living in PA and I miss your food!!! I need to buy stock and freeze it'
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   280 **  By Renee Biondi 11/8/2015  5-stars (facebook) 
               Was there in October... Was excellent !!!!! 100 stars!! 
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   279 **  By Maryann Bellantoni 11/7/2015  5-stars (facebook)
              What an amazing time we had last night. Matt had the rinaldi chicken dish which was amazing as always and I had shrimp parmigian which was simply superb. Fun had by all! Great restaurant. great food 
              and great entertainment. Every time we are there, we are so welcomed. What a warm, inviting atmosphere Rinaldi's truly is. You should try it, you will keep going back. Amazing
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   278 **  By Kathleen Q 11/5/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com) 
               We found the restaurant very relaxing - the food was very good and enjoyable and the people very very pleasant
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   277 **  By Lisa P. 5-STARS (TRIPADVISOR)
               Food was great. Served in a timely manner and hot. Service was great too. Love coming here.
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   276 **  By Maureen R 10/23/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com) 
               The Service is excellant ...food always good...Enjoyable experience....Love Tamara & Tammy...
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   275 **  By Rosemarie La Bella Longo reviewed Rinaldi's "Italian Bistro & Steakhouse 5 star 10/20/2015 (FACEBOOK)
               My favorite restaurant! Great atmosphere, great staff and delicious entrées
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    274 ** By Alexander J. 10/20/2015  5-STARS  (RESTAURANT.COM) 
               Steaks were cooked to perfection. Was very satisfied with meal. Would visit again.
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    273 ** By Geraldine L  10/19/2015   5-stars (restaurant.com)
               The food was very good and the portions were generous. We had "The Rinaldi" veal & eggplant dish and fried calamari appetizer
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    272 ** By Maureen R  10/19/2015   5-stars   (facebook)
               We've always enjoyed our dining experiences at Rinaldi's. the food is great and the wait staff (Tamara & Tammy) are knowledgeable, helpful, and friendly. They make the whole experience light and 
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    271 ** By JoAnn G 10/5/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
                Restaurant was lovely. Tammy our waitress was wonderful and went out of her way to make us feel welcome and told us how accommodating the chefs were. Will definitely be back again soon.
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     270 ** By Maryann Bellantoni  10/1/2015 5-stars (facebook)
              Wow just had the most delicious dinners tonight at our favorite restaurant. Shrimp parmigian and rigatoni bolanase
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     269 ** *By Capebum Westfield, NJ September 26, 2015 5-stars (tripadvisor)
               My wife and I had lunch at Rinaldi's and we both loved it! I can now stop searching for the best calamari ... Rinaldi's has it ... light, flavorful, tender, perfect. Every dish is made fresh, and made exactly the 
               way you want it. I asked for a layer of sausage in my Eggplant Parm ... no problem ... and it was fantastic! Be sure to get the Lemon Cello Cake for dessert. It is just great. We have a new favorite Italian 
               restaurant. Can't wait to go back there! 
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     268 ** By Maryann Bellantoni   9/22/2015   5-stars (facebook) 
              Simply the best. I have never been disappointed. It's like Sunday at Mom's
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     267 ** By Viki K. 4 stars September 17, 2015 (tripadvisor)  
              Had a coupon to try this place. I was very happy with their food. There was only one person serving, she did a very good job. The food came out in a timely matter
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     266 ** By Laura E   9/11/2015   5-stars   (restaurant.com)
               everything we ordered was delicious!!
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     265 ** By Alicia Davitt Marino — 5 star this was a missed review  from 11/24/2014 posted now 9/6/2015 (facebook) 
              Awesome food. Fabulous Chefs. Incredibly friendly staff!!! One of my ALL TIME favorite places to eat. Every pasta dish and every steak is AMAZING!!!
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     264 ** By Jacqui LaMorte 8/25/2015 5-stars (facebook)
              Just finished a great meal at Rinaldi'sli!! Check it out.. Fabulous
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     263 **  By Karen Woodruff-rue 8/24/2015 5-stars (facebook)
              Had dinner at your place last evening, it was phenomenal. Had the rinaldi with veal, yummmmm!!!
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     262 ** By Barbara Anderson Matty 8/24/2015 5-stars (facebook)
               We had a delicious meal there last night!! It's a hidden gem in Kenilworth
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     261 ** By Diana M 2/24/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com) 
               The food was absolutely delicious!!
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     260 ** By Deborah H 8/13/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
               Second time we visited. Always excellent Italian food. byob is great too!!!!
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     259 ** By Mark Tripodi  8/12/2015  5-stars (facebook)
               The Chicken Rinaldi was one of the best dishes I ever had ! Great job by the cooks and staff tonight 
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     258 ** By Michaele Lee Purcell 8/11/2015 5-stars (facebook)                     
                That was without a doubt the best chicken parm i have EVER eaten. We will definitely be back 
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     257 ** By Catherine F   8/8/2015   5-Stars   (restaurant.com)
                Food was excellent. Veal Rinaldi absolutely wonderful. Filet mignon tender, flavorful. Eggplant parm appetizer and the sausage and long hots (pepper) great start to the meal. Sausage and long hots pretty 
                spicy, and enjoyable. Chocolate mousse cake a must. Server attentive. We were seated outside due to a private party so server had a walk to get to us. Pleasant, checked back on us frequently. I would 
                highly recommend this restaurant. Sort of a hidden gem.
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     256 ** By A.I. Roselle PK  8/7/2015  5-STARS (YELP)   Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
                We had catering from here for a party, the food was awesome. Chicken parm wasn't dry like some places can be
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     255 ** By Robert H.  8/19/14  5-stars (YELP)  Another one taken down because I won't advertise with yelp! There reason they cannot recommend certain 5 stars because I do not advertise with them!!
                 Excellent food and service! I have written a couple of times about this restaurant & for some reason it is taken down! I have told the owner and the owner told me I am not the only one that a number of   
                 customers that gave high rating have also been taken down! I ask you who gives the rite to pick and choose good and bad reviews! This restaurant is excellent yet it has a low rating! ridiculous! Whats 
                 really messed up one of the rating is completely fake he told me he notified yelp & it is still up. The other one was a groupon customer that tried to use a $80.00 expired groupon he ended up excepting it 
                 look what that got him! Both reported and both still up! Shame on yelp. lets see how long this stays up!!!!! WHERE ARE ALL THE POSITIVE REVIEWS! THEY SHOULD BE LISTED NOT HIDDEN!    
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     254 ** By Dina Ortiz 7/26/2015 5-stars (facebook)
                 I had the chicken rinaldi last night, OMG was the most delicious dish ever
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      253 ** By Cheryl V 7/20/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
                 Excellent food and service
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      252 ** By Cristine I 7/18/2015 4-stars (restaurant.com) 
                Service was very slow. There was only one server. Last time we were there service was better. I think it may have been a kitchen issue though. The server did try. The food was good except 6 of my 
                mussels were closed. They gave me new ones.   
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      251 ** By Ceetee   7/15/2015  5-stars  (TRIPADVISOR)
                 My husband and I dined at this restaurant about two weeks ago because we had a Restaurant.com certificate. My expectations were not high because the place was 
                 fairly empty for a Thursday night. However, I was pleasantly surprised by the food and service. Our waitress was very attentive and the food was fresh & tasty. Beware that the portions are unusually large. 
                 My husband & I took more then half our dinners home and froze them in the take home containers. We just reheated them & they were still very good. We will definitely return to this restaurant and 
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      250 ** By Karen Woodruff 7/12/2015   5-stars (FACEBOOK) 
                 Had dinner at your place last evening, it was phenomenal. Had the Rinaldi with veal, yummmmm!!!
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      249 **  By Christopher Grablutz's 5-stars (google)
                  Had a huge family style dinner party and everything came out great! Food and service were both top notch!
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      248 **  By The kOnY Killers 5-stars (google)
                   I was there Saturday with a party of 20. It was my sisters birthday. They were very accommodating. The service was excellent they make you feel right no rush.We did family style to much 
                   food! Excellent food & decorated tastefully, Saturday entertainment was great! Could not ask for a better night! Can't wait to go back!
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      247 ** By Maria M 6/23/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
                The restaurant is very clean and cozy, perfect for a quiet lunch or a romantic dinner. The menu is very large, which is what drew me to take my dad there for Father's Day
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      246 ** By Denise Ann 6/20/2015 5-stars (facebook)
                Thank you everyone and Rinaldi Bella Napoli everything was delicious as usual and great entertainment
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      245 ** By BRUCE S 6/17/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
                Their waitress Tammy is the best. And the food is great too !!!
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      244 ** By Alicia Agoglia   6/17/2015  5-stars (facebook)
               Thank you for such a wonderful party this afternoon.
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      243 **  By Susan c 6/12/15 5- stars (restaurant.com)
                 Each dish is prepared fresh and delicious
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      242 ** By Donna N 6/8/2015 4-stars (restaurant.com)
                 Waitress very attentive and pleasant Chef came to table to see how we enjoyed the meal freshly made
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      241 ** By Jerry Dobbins 5/14/2015 5-stars (facebook)
                 We were there with 14 people on Mother Day and the food was wonderful and the service was fantastic and better yet you can bring your own
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      240 **  By Kathleen M 5/13/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
                Both the food and the service were excellent. It was our first visit and we will definitely return when we are in the area.
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      239 ** By Jennifer LoBianco     May 9 / 2015  5-stars (facebook)) 
                 Awesome time at my son's communion party today...Tammy and the wait staff couldn't have been more attentive and Frank the chef made very tasty food thanks guys
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      238 ** By Dolores L 4/25/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
                 Good selection of food and what we had was very delicious. The pizza appetizer was really great too.
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      236 ** By Danny Lardiere  4/15/2015   5-stars (facebook)
                 My fav place in the world to go and eat,great food and service.
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      235 ** BY JUDY R 4/15/15 5-STARS (restaurant.com)
             The waiter was attentive. Always filled our glasses with our beverage. Never let our plates stay in front of us too long after we were done. Gladly wrapped each plate seperately and bagged it.
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      234 ** By  Rosario Galluzzo  4/5/2015 5-stars  (facebook)
             Was there On New Year's had such a great time and such a great dinner your place is awesome and you will be seeing me soon
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       233 ** By BRUCE S    4/2/2015  4-stars  (restaurant.com)
             Everyone that worked there was very friendly
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       232 ** By Shelley G 3/29/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
             The food and service was spectacular. Always fresh and hot
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       231 ** By Maureen R 3/20/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
             Tamara is the best....always takes good care of us....
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       230 ** By Philip M 3/7/2015 5-stars (restaurant.com)
             Cozy atmosphere, warm and friendly service, great food! 
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        229 ** By Gary R   3/4/15   5-STARS  (RESTAURANT.COM)
            The waitress added to a great experience!
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       228 ** By Alicia Davitt Marino —5-stars (FACEBOOK)
            Awesome food. Fabulous Chefs. Incredibly friendly staff!!! One of my ALL TIME favorite places to eat. Every pasta dish and every steak is AMAZING!!!
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      227 ** By Patricia Schwerdt  3/2/15  5-STARS (RESTAURANT.COM)         
     Was there on Saturday night with 11 of my friends. the food and service was excellent. the entertainment was great. we sang danced. My friends and I will be back.
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     226 ** By Karen Cowper  3/1/15  5-stars (facebook)
              My family had our sister's repass there the food was excellent so was the service. I will be back when I come to Kenilworth again. My new favorite place to eat.
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     225 ** By Michael Richard Butler‎ 2/16/15 5-stars (facebook)
              Thanks for a great Valentine's Day dinner on Sat night. Service and food were great...as always
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     224 ** By ruthr 2/15/15 3-stars (restaurant.com)
              Food took entirely too long to come out and we were quite early for dinner. People were eating and leaving before we were served the meal. Cold near the door.I've been here before and it was quite good. 
              disappointed this time. Service has to be better next time for sure or I won't be back
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   Rinaldi's response! I do apologize for the wait but the customer failed to mention it was Valentines day one of the busiest holidays of the year! The customer comes in with 2 adults and 3 children! I will not rush the  
   food out before it is ready! If I do that it will only come back with more complaints.Some dishes may take longer then others, your dish may be an easy dish but the other guest at your table meal may be more           
   more time consuming!  We want  all of our dishes to come out together! Remember all of our dishes are made to order that is what gives us a step above the rest! That is also why we have complimentary 
   entertainment to ease the wait! Thank You Rinaldi!
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     223 ** By Kenneth M 2/12/15 5-stars (restaurant.com)
              We had an early lunch, help was not in yet. Chef (Frank) was extremely helpful. Food was excellent. We will go back again
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    222 ** By Bob Cowper  2/9/2015  5-stars (facebook)
                Thank You for preparing us with a delicious meal today. From the minute we walked in today your staff & food was excellent!!!!!....
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    221 ** By Dorothy Small  2/6/15  5-stars (facebook)
               Was just there tonight. Had a Great Birthday Dinner. Looking forward to going back. Thank you Jeff for making my Birthday more special!!
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    220 ** By Maryann 2/1/15 5-STARS (restaurant.com)
               FROM APPETIZER TO MAIN COURSE EVERYTHING WAS DELICIOUS
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    219 ** By Margaret s January 15th 5-stars (restaurant.com)
               Great food and service! pleasant dinner!
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    218 ** By andres257 January 11, 2015 4-stars (tripadvisor) 
              Was here Monday Jan 5th with a couple of friends for dinner. The place was almost empty. I was told they just started to open on Mondays and not many people know about it yet. Bring your own booz.    
              the waiter took our orders and was very polite. Ordered calamari and shrimp appetizer and was very good. We then ordered Veal Parm dish, Veal marsala and wife had the Ravioli, NOT disappointed at 
              all !! Delicious !! Good job!
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    217 ** By MOMTO2BOYZ January 8th 2015 4 stars (tripadvisor)
          On a cold Monday night, decided not to go home after shopping but have a big hot meal someplace close by. Chose Rinaldi's, Very attractive decor. mostly small tables with 3 tvs on the wall (all had on the 
           local weather) Selected Veal Marsala and grilled chicken over vegetables. While we waited we enjoyed the superb loaf of hot italian bread. Tammy our server told us it was homemade and offered to bring us 
           another loaf. She also mentioned the chef didnt like the breads from area delivery services so chose to make his own. She was attentive and friendly.Since this was our first time, she suggested a few items for 
           us, emphasizing everything was made fresh to order. We were both pleased with our selections ( not ones she suggested) and even had leftovers as portions were generous. She made suggestions for 
          dessert and we ordered cheese cake. Tammy also told us about weekend activities and Tuesday night 'make your own' pizza. We were told fresh vegetables of all kinds, as well as many toppings were 
          available for a custom made pizza. Pizza of any kind was not available on this Monday night. ( I am unsure of the reason but saw varieties of pizza were on the menu, so it must not be just a Tuesday night 
          availability) I would not consider this a pizza restaurant Its definitely a quaint Italian restaurant.I know we'll be back  
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    216 ** By Maureen R 12/27/14 5-stars (restaurant.com) 
             Food is always good...Service is excellent...
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&  OLD YORK CELLARS WINERY 

2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016
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  351 **  By Flo Mullin Spies 1/14/2017 (facebook)
              Their food is ABSOLUTELY OUT of this WORLD DELICIOUS!! 
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  350 **  By Robin S. 12/24/2016 4-STARS (YELP)
              I have been here 5 or so times.  I have been there around holidays (busy) and at off times (random evenings) and it always takes the same amount of time.  The food is fresh and reasonably priced with above average portions.  
              The service is courteous, warm, and friendly.  All in all a consistently good experience each visit.
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  349 **  By Jason H. 12/23/2016 5-STARS (Yelp)
              Wow! Just had the Cajun Chicken Parmigiana, awesomeness!!! The wife got the Rinaldi signature dish, again awesome!!!
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  348 ** By Maureen R.    12/13/2016  5-STARS  (RESTAURANT.COM)
              Food as always excellant, as was the service..  
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  347 ** By Lou Koncsol 11/30/2016 (facebook)
             Thank you Ronnie, Judy, and all! Everything was wonderful...the food, the service, the atmosphere...everything for the Malaspina Family Reunion on November 26th. Grazie mille allora arrivederci a presto
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  346 ** By rvette55 5-stars (tripadvisor} 10/30/2016
            I went with my wife and friend that where visiting from England I wanted to treat them to an Italian restaurant never been there before was recommended by friends who told me to try this place.! We ordered a few appetizers the calamari cino unbelievable calamari topped
            with chopped tomatoes onions, peppers, mangos, strawberries and some other fruits topped with a sweet and salty balsamic dressing I don’t know how to explain it but out of this world calamari cooked perfect! Then we took a suggestion from the waitress sausage and  
            apple another great pick & we also had their drunken clams another hit!! For dinner I had the 12oz steak topped with sautéed onions and mushrooms, my wife had the apple alfredo with linguine we loved both dishes and were eating from each other’s plates!! My friend 
            ordered the lasagna which we were told it is fresh made on the spot and you can tell he added eggplant and sausage. She had the pork murphy she loved it. The décor is very cozy and tastefully decorated! The service was great and our waitress was very friendly!!  
            Looking forward to returning very soon!! 
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  345 ** By Bizaro16 5-stars (tripadvisor) 11/1/2016 
            My new favorite Italian restaurant in the area!! best calamari i ever had! ordered shrimp parm great crispy and you can taste the freshness of the shrimp!! nice size portions!! service was great! very nicely decorated. will be back soon!!! 
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  344 ** By Joe Colacitti 10/2212016 (facebook)
            My wife & I were there for our anniversary last month. Had the Crab Cake. It's huge! And delicious, best I've had. 
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 343 **  BY STEVE G. 5-STARS (YELP) 10/11/2016
            Whoa, that was good eating! We tried this restaurant for the first time today. We are big fans of the place across the street; however we wanted to try Rinaldi's , for a change of menu and style. Oh my we were not disappointed. Our meals were fantastic. The pumpkin 
             sauce was well prepared with great seasoning, I had it over ravioli that is also "homemade". We each had a chicken dinner. The Cajun sauce was very nice, not too much heat, very pleasant. The Franchais (sp) was also very well prepared! The Chocolate Mousse cake
             is Devine!!! This is definitely not my last trip to Rinaldi's. Bellismo!!!
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 342 **  By Karen Kaufman 9/23/2016 (facebook)
            Just had an awesome Birthday dinner at Rinaldi ! Fun and relaxing. Our server Melinda was attentive and personable. The owner came out to meet me and wish me a happy birthday personally. Thank you for a great night!
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 341 ** By Kathy Lugara   9/8/2016   (facebook)
             Ron I just want to let you know that you and the entire Rinaldi Bella Napoli staff did such a fantastic job today for my father in laws repast. The food was OUTSTANDING and everyone had plenty to eat. You and the staff went the extra mile to make sure that everybody 
             was well taken care of. Highly recommend for anyone that loves to eat DELICIOUS , FRESH, and PROFESSIONALLY PREPARED FOOD to visit the Rinaldi Bella Napoli. You won't be disappointed
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  340 ** By  Donna Spillman  8/17/2016   (facebook)
             Rinaldi, thank you for one of the best dinners I have had in a long time.
             The fried calamari was the best I've ever had and the shrimp laguna was perfection. 
             I can't wait to come dark again
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  339 ** By Gary Jordan 8/11/16 (facebook)
             I enjoyed the hotzy Totzy shrimp and did not get a piece of the breaded mozzarella appetizer that was on the table. My grand daughter ate most it ! The other thing is chicken parm is a pretty simple dish and the only thing that makes the difference in my opinion is the 
             sauce (Gravy) . Yours is one of the best i have ever had . My Italian wife makes her own from the tomatoes we grow in the garden and hers is very good as well . I made 3 different types of meatballs in the last 2 months ( one was a vegan for my daughter) . I am looking 
             forward to trying the ones you make soon . Thanks once again 
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  338 ** By Maureen R 7/22/2016 5-stars (restaurant.com)
             Food was good & Melinda was Great.....
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