Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

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Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

Recommendations

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RAMSEY

LOCAL SEASONAL KITCHEN *** 1/2 As the name implies, this restaurant is focused on locally sourced and seasonal ingredients. All dishes are painstakingly prepared with thoughtful, carefully composed dishes and sides.

Prices: Appetizers $12 to $18, entrees $24 to $39. Hours: 5:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday, 5 to 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday. Liquor, wine: BYO. Noise level: Variable, depending on where you sit. Credit cards: AE, D, MC, V. Reservations: Strongly recommended. Accommodations for children: No. Dress: Smart casual. Early-bird specials or deals: No. Takeout: Yes, depending on the dish. Parking: Lot. Reviewed: June 7, 2013.

* 41 W. Main St., Ramsey; 201-962-9400, localsk.com.

CLIFTON

LA RIVIERA GASTRONOMIA ***

Family, food and value are the big assets of this family restaurant that offers excellent home-style Italian food at bargain prices.

Prices: Appetizers $10.95 to $14.95, entrees $16.95 to $24.95. Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday, 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday, 12:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, 12:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Closed Monday. Liquor, wine: BYO. Noise level: When busy, a bit of a clatter. Credit cards: No. Cash only. Reservations: Generally taken only for weeknights; you can call ahead on weekends. Accommodations for children: Half-portions. Dress: Casual. Early-bird specials or deals: No. Takeout: Yes; makes up half of the restaurant's business. $25.50 (includes tax) prix-fixe dinner for two special includes entree, salad or pasta, and dessert. Lunch special 11:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday includes $8.95 pasta, salad and dessert; $9.95 chicken, pasta or salad, and dessert; $11.95 fish, pasta or salad, and dessert. Parking: Lot, street. Reviewed: Feb. 17, 2012.

* 429 Piaget Ave., Clifton; 973-772-9099.

WESTWOOD

THE MELTING POT ** 1/2

A dizzying selection of fondue -- cheese, chocolate, and entrees - - is served in a comfortable, festive atmosphere. You could easily drop $100 on dinner for two - most of which you have to cook yourself. …

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