Noise Level: Moderate
Food Quality: 1 1/2 Stars
Service: 2 Stars
Decor: 3 Stars
Overall Rating: 2 Stars
Note: Four star Rating System from 1/2 Star = Poor to Four stars = Best in Class
Ambiance - Upscale, rustic, Italian country
Recommended For: Diners who enjoy good food Italian food with upscale, rustic country Italian ambiance
Not Recommended For: Diners who enjoy red sauce Italian restaurants serving huge portions.
Recommended dishes: When available, The Lombata D’Agnello, Roasted domestic loin of lamb with fresh herb crust, served in its natural juices, The Galletto al Mattone -Pan-roasted free-ranch cornish hen; and The Costata di Manzo 20oz. Grilled bone-in prime rib-eye steak with homemade shoestring fried potatoes .
Liquor: Full bar service with good selection of low end reasonably priced Italian wines and specialty cocktails.
Brioso Ristorante, isone of two Dimaggio family restaurants in Marlboro owned and operated by the Dimaggio brother's; Raffaele , Pietro, and Calogero. The newer of the two restaurants, L'Antica Trattoria, is located five minutes north on Route 9.
Brioso Ristorante, is the larger of the two with a rustic, yet upscale Italian country ambiance and a full service bar.
Brioso Ristorante, is located in a free standing, two story building. The restaurant occupies the 1st floor. There are three dining rooms plus the bar area with high-top tables. The two main dining rooms are attractively done up with stone and earth tone stucco walls, and large tiled flooring. The two dining areas are separated by a high partitioned stone wall with embedded wine racks. The third dining area, off to the left as you enter, is very large and is used mostly for banquets and private parties
Brioso Ristorante offers a menu with most of the traditional Italian dishes, a some creative daily specials. Home made pasta and gluten free options are available
The wait staffs that are knowledgeable, experienced, and attentive--- though low on energy
Brioso Ristorante offers full bar service with a large attractive bar. They offer a wine list of low end, reasonably priced wines, most are Italian wines with just a few choices of USA - California wines
On site complimentary parking is available. While convenient without out having to walk to your car, the service is slow and there can be a fifteen minute or more wait on busy weekend evenings.
Brioso is open seven days/week: Monday - Thursday: for lunch from 12 PM - 3 PM, for dinner from 4 PM - 10PM.
Friday & Saturday: for lunch from 12 PM - 3 PM, and Dinner from 4 PM - 11 PM
Sunday from 1 PM - 9 PM
(update October, 2016)
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