205 West Sylvania Avenue, Neptune City 732-897-8700

Our story

We offer healthy, fresh Italian cuisine using only the finest ingredients and fresh products. Check out our new inter-active web site - try it once & you'll be hooked!

What Our Customers Say


  • 5 star ratingOne of the best Italian restaurants at the shore. We are locals and thrilled we finally tried this place. It... read more

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    Mike G.

    5 star ratingLa Lupa delight Ate there last Saturday and it was outstanding. Can't wait to go back. Price accomodating and friendly.

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    5 star ratingI never review anything but this place is such a hidden gem. Wish I knew about it sooner. The penne... read more

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    Taylor H.
  • 5 star ratingExcellent. Great food. BYO.
    Hole in the wall but worth it.
    Only caveat is seating is limited. Big party please make reservations...

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    james s.

    5 star ratingI come here primarily for lunch, though I have taken out for dinner as well. I have yet to have... read more

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    Theo S.

    5 star ratingOwners are directly from Rome and you can taste it. Way above average pizza you'd never expect in NJ. Wanna... read more

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    Vincent M.
  • 5 star ratingCannot say enough great things about the place or the owners! The food is superior to all around. We even... read more

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    Jenn S.

    5 star ratingGood food! good value! Nice People! One of the hidden secrets for a small and delicious Italian Restaurants at... read more

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    JoAnn M.

    5 star ratingI have only ordered delivery from here but the food was fantastic. A generous and delicious portion of Penne Vodka,... read more

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    Nicole M.
  • 5 star ratingI was very pleased with my short but super satisfying dinner at La Lupa Di Roma. This experience was a... read more

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    Ashley C.

    5 star ratingLa Lupa Di Roma!
    You guys have got to let everyone know that you accept online orders and deliver. I seriously...
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    Mr. B.

    5 star ratingThis place is an absolute go to, whether you're in the mood for authentic Italian entrees, pizza, or a sub,... read more

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    Emily S.
  • 5 star ratingSo good! You have to try the garlic knot - buttery and garlic-y but not overbearing. My new favorite!

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    Jay S.

    5 star ratingThe best around... Not sure exactly what the other negative reviews are about from that nasty person, but this place is absolutely lights... read more

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    eric j

    5 star ratingThis food is amazing !!!!! My fiance and I stop here at least once a week. We get the build... read more

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    Maryanne L.
  • 5 star ratingso. So. So. Good. If you want delicious food and perfectly cooked pasta, come here. Because this is the place... read more

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    Dani M.

    5 star ratingGood Food good prices good service we will definitely go back food was delicious- we brought our grand kids and even the children's meals were a... read more

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    5 star ratingHands down, Lupa do Roma is the best pizza in the area, and the chicken Caesar salad is amazing. House... read more

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    Zoe B.
  • 5 star ratingLa Lupa Di Roma is one of the best Italian Restaurants in Neptune City! They have a great family &... read more

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    Ed S.

    5 star ratingThis is a great family owned business. I have worked here and can say they take pride in using the... read more

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    Wayde D.

    5 star ratingWe reserved dinner for 15 people yesterday after a family funeral. We ate catered style as suggested and everything was... read more

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    Tee A.
  • 5 star ratingPenne vodka best locally. Never had anything else there. I drive from West Long Branch just for this dish. Highly recommend!

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    Joe B.

    5 star ratingAuthentic Italian We had already ordered takeout and received delivery of a couple of fine meals. So we decided to try their... read more

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    Tom M

    5 star ratingFood is fresh and always delicious. They use top quality ingredients and you can taste it. The owners are warm... read more

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    Tom P.
  • 5 star ratingMr Very attentive staff and pizzas generously topped. You can feel the italian vibe coming from the family running the place.... read more

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    Christian V

    5 star ratingWe stopped in here while visiting someone at Jersey Shore Medical Center. Large plain pizza and dinner portion of Eggplant... read more

    Martin K. Avatar
    Martin K.

    5 star ratingSuch a great little place. Everyone there is so nice and pleasant and the food is great. Everything tastes so... read more

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    Eric D.
  • 5 star ratingMost underrated pizza/restaurant in monmouth county. Really good pizza, great dinners and the garlic rolls are incredible.

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    Tom W.

    5 star ratingThis is my new favorite spot! I have other places I only like the pizza or the pasta but this... read more

    Amanda M. Avatar
    Amanda M.

    5 star ratingMuch more than your run of the mill down the shore pizzeria. It's an unassuming take out restaurant. You can... read more

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    Howard G.
  • 5 star ratingAmazing food. The owners are such genuinely nice people who came here straight from Rome. It is my go-to restaurant... read more

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    Bryna M.

    5 star ratingWe came to visit family who had recently moved to Neptune, NJ, and wanted to have good Italian food before... read more

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    Stacey O.

    5 star ratingHonestly, one of the best gluten free pizzas around (tied with Santinos). The Ingredients are fresh and it's delicious! Highly... read more

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    Caitlin R.
  • 5 star ratingpicked up food for the first time here tonight...awesome. The garlic knots (rolls) were the best I have ever had.... read more

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    Eric C.

    5 star ratingMy wife and I stopped off in at this little gem this past weekend. Disquised as an unassuming pizzeria, La... read more

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    Sal M.

    5 star ratingExcellent Italian food. We had dinner here last night. Brought our own wine. Rolls were excellent.BF had... read more

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    Marion M.
  • 5 star ratingAn Italian tourist passing by... Hello Readers
    A couple of weeks ago I published a review on TripAdvisor about this establishment, but somehow I cannot...
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    5 star ratingWe have been ordering delivery at least once a week since they opened! Always polite always fast and always right.... read more

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    Christina W.

    5 star ratingMy favorite local Italian restaurant- love your baked ziti, chix caesar salad and shrimp parm! Subs are awesome - it's... read more

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    Kevin K.
  • 5 star ratingAfter ordering pizza the last 9 weekends in a row (from a different place in the area each time) I... read more

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    Gregoire R.

    5 star ratingbeen going here since it was originally named "Joseph's". It's a great pizza place. pies are crisp and never soggy,... read more

    Rachel B. Avatar
    Rachel B.

    5 star ratingAlways great The food is consistently excellent. We enjoy going there with a bottle of wine or ordering from there to eat... read more

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  • 5 star ratingMy favorite local Italian restaurant- love your baked ziti, chix caesar salad and shrimp parm! Subs are awesome too!

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    Kevin K.

    5 star ratingSuch a great place! Food is AMAZING and people are so nice. Had them cater our Christmas Eve party and... read more

    Chad L. Avatar
    Chad L.

    5 star ratingHuge menu makes it so hard to choose from because everything looks & sounds incredible. Settled for the penne vodka... read more

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    Julia H.
  • 5 star ratingThis is a great little pizza place. The pizza is better than any in the area. The salads and dinners... read more

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    Chris D.

    5 star ratingWe go here all the time. It's about time, we shared a review on yelp. Agree with most... read more

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    Paul Y.

    5 star ratingGreat, consistent food ! Customer service was good, attentive. I had the sausage pie and as always it was fantastic.... read more

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    Richie P.
  • 5 star ratingBest Pizza in the area Very good pizza, haven't tried anything else, but the service is friendly and pizza is very tasty. Atmosphere is average,... read more

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    ed c

    5 star ratingHave been to this little gem several times for in house dining as well as take-out and have not once... read more

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    John A.