Verona Restaurant Week 2018!

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Verona Restaurant Week 2018 is Now Over!

We would like to thank all of the amazing restaurants that participated and to all that made it out to eat and made it a special week here in Verona. We can't wait for next year!

September 16th-20th

Three-Course Prix Fixe Dinner Menu for $25 

Tag Your Photos #VeronaNJEats & #VRW2018

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2018 Participating Restaurants:

Keep checking back frequently for updates. If interested in participating, please email Steven Neale at

*Reservations Recommended but walk-ins welcome*


Ariane Kitchen & Bar

973-744-0533 for Reservations

706 Bloomfield Ave.

Seasonal. Savory. Delicious. Comfort Food.

Chef Ariane Duarte’s love for cooking began as she was growing up, watching her grandmother cook the family dinners.  She applied and was accepted to the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York.  Upon her graduation, she was hired as a sous chef at the Highlawn Pavilion in West Orange. Read more...

View AKB's VRW Menu Here

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Aroy-D, The Thai Elephant

973-559-3033 for Reservations

605 Bloomfield Ave.

Bringing the Taste of Thailand to you

It started with a dream shared by a husband and wife.  In 2006, Pupay came to the US to get a new start in life and met Jon shortly after.  Two years later they were married.  Soon she realized how much she missed her native Thai food and so she started shopping around northern Jersey to look for the products so she could make her own "home" food. Read More...

View Thai Elephant's VRW Menu Here


Avenue Bistro

973-239-7444 for Reservations

558 Bloomfield Ave.

Chic fine-dining spot with a varied menu, modern decor, patio seating & a relaxed vibe

Chopped Champion Michael DiIonno offers New American Cuisine at Avenue Bistro. We invite you to experience our signature dishes like firecracker calamari, tuna tacos, braised short ribs and lobster Mac and cheese. Read More...

View Avenue Bistro's VRW Menu Here


Empanada Lady

973-239-7812 for Reservations

20 Grove Ave.

Delicious Gourmet Empanadas.

Gotta blame the 2009 recession for Empanada Lady’s success. As the corporate world decided to let me go after a long, fifteen year relationship, this little lady sent herself to culinary school to start a new career path, not knowing where it would lead to. Read More...

View Empanada Lady's VRW Menu Here


Frank Anthony's Gourmet Italian

973-239-1303 for Reservations

667 Bloomfield Ave.

Offering fresh traditional and eclectic Italian-American cuisine

From fresh seafood and homemade pastas to hand-cut steaks and chops, we use the finest ingredients combined with both classic and modern cooking techniques to ensure the finest quality in each and every dish. Read More...

View Frank Anthony's VRW Menu Here


Grimaldi's Coal Brick-Oven Pizzeria

973-239-3900 for Reservations

636 Bloomfield Ave.

Offering the best coal brick-oven pizza

Grimaldi, whose restaurant bears his named, learned the trade from his uncle and namesake, Patsy Lancieri, who, in turn, learned from Gennaro Lombardi, the man credited with opening the first pizzeria in America in 1905. Read More...

View Grimaldi's VRW Menu Here


Miele's Restaurant - Catering - Bar

973-239-3363 for Reservations

125 Bloomfield Ave.

Refined, family-owned bar/eatery since 1954 offering classic Italian entrees in an intimate setting.

When Rose and Tom Miele opened their restaurant in 1954, they believed that buying the best ingredients was the key to success. The rest would take care of itself.  My mother, Joanne, took that advice to heart. Read More...

View Miele's VRW Menu Here


Nick's Salugo Bistro

973-857-2584 for Reservations

510 Bloomfield Ave.

Part pizzeria, part fine dining, Salugo is a casual neighborhood bistro which prides itself on quality restaurant fare.

Salugo prides itself on quality restaurant fare. That's apparent as soon as you walk through the door, greeted by baskets of fresh produce and a pile of wood at the ready to fire up the pizza oven to craft smart & irresistible food everyone will enjoy. This is a chance to dine in the Italian countryside without leaving town. Read More...

View Salugo's VRW Menu Here


Tia's Food of Love Catering Boutique

973-744-0008 for More Information

638 Bloomfield Ave.

Tia's Food of Love is a Full Service Caterer and Events Boutique

Since Tia's does not have a restaurant, they will be holding two very special events during Restaurant Week:

Restaurant Week Kickoff Cocktail Party! & 7 Course Dinner Experience & Tasting Event

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Our uniquely customized style of catering offers endless options, creating a more personal experience for each of our clients. By specially designing each individual menu and event, every party will reflect your special style and flair. We do the work- you take the credit! Read More...


Zaferon Grill

973-433-7533 for Reservations

648 Bloomfield Ave.

Zaferon Grill is an American Bistro offering a unique experience inspired by Mediterranean and Persian traditions and flavors. 

The ambiance is contemporary, casual and inviting. The open-kitchen design allows guests to watch their food being prepared. Our culinary creations are fresh and nutritious featuring organic, hormone and antibiotic-free meat and poultry, wild caught fish and organic produce finely blended with herbs and spices from around the world. All of this is complemented by taftoon, flat bread baked in-house daily. Read More...

View Zaferon's VRW Menu Here

Participating Locations with Restaurant Week Specials:

These locations will be holding various VRW specials from 9/16-9/20

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Blue Hippo Coffee Company

662 Bloomfield Ave.

Eat Well. Drink Good Coffee.

Blue Hippo Coffee Company spreads love and coffee to Verona. We provide high quality fair trade coffee, alongside a menu created from fresh, healthy, seasonal, locally sourced ingredients. Read more...

VRW Special Event: Coffee, Donuts, Dessert...and Music!

"Sweet Ending to Verona Restaurant Week"

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Green Point Juicery

532 Bloomfield Ave.

Green Point Juicery in Verona is an organic juice bar offering raw cold pressed juices, superfood real fruit smoothies, immune boosters & raw vegan snacks!

VRW Specials: "Lunch Combo" 16oz juice/superfood smoothie + salad/soup + dessert for $15

Use this Map to Plan your next meal!