Matthew's Italian Restaurant

Row 1

1131 Bloomfield Ave
Clifton, NJ 07012
(973) 928-4300
$ $
Mon–Wed, Sun: 11:30 AM–9:30 PM Thu: 11:30 AM–10:00 PM Fri–Sat: 11:30 AM–10:30 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Excellent food, incredible ownership - you won't find a more pleasing restaurant in the area.. I'm a huge fan :)
  • Stuffed artichoke was amazing!!! Matthew was a great host and the special were wonderful! Overall, great experience. Be back soon- KP
  • Colleen is a great waitress/bartender!
  • Come early or late on weekends (except large vparties) Classic items and wonderful specials combined with personal service from Mathew the owner make this place very special!
  • Mine & my boyfriend's favorite is the scallops over linguini. Its Amazing. Can't get enough of it
  • Great family vibe and awesome specials. Sometimes there is a bit of a wait for a table on Friday and Saturday nights.
  • Rice Pudding Martini - owners specialty
  • When you're lucky enough to see the spinach-ricotta gnocchi is on the menu as an appetizer special, get it ! You won't be disappointed !
  • Rigatoni vodka is delicious ... Ask for it topped with grilles chicken !
  • Everything!!
  • Everything!
  • Everything was exceptional good. I will definitely be back very soon.
  • Great atmosphere food and service
  • Delicious food. Great atmosphere. Love it!
  • The food is AMAZING!
  • Great Italian Dish Choices ;)
  • Food was pretty good, except the shrimp was over cooked. Waitress was pleasant, but not in any hurry.
  • the hanger steak was off the hook.. I went a couple of weeks ago and the place was packed. The staff was very friendly.. i fell in love with the bartender Mely she's gorgeous!
  • Best calamari around ... Delicious lobster tail & great service. Full bar. Extremely crowded on weekends, try and get there early for a table. Have a drink at the bar while you wait.