KENILWORTH, NJ - K-Town Eats is our way of supporting our local restaurants by highlighting them. Through K-Town Eats, you will learn about many of the restaurants, their hours during the pandemic, how you can order, what their most popular items are, and what they think about our great town.

Whether you are already a “regular” or if there are some places you have been wanting to try, we hope you will enjoy learning more about our local Kenilworth eateries. We encourage you to dine locally and help support these wonderful businesses. Happy Eating K-Town!

Taormina Ristorante

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482 Boulevard; Kenilworth

(908) 497-1717

Current Hours: Wednesday – Sunday: 2:00pm – 8:00pm

Order Options: Curbside Pickup and Delivery (Local from Restaurant)

Taormina Ristorante has been a part of the Kenilworth community for 22 years. The restaurant, which is located at 482 Boulevard, offers a “full Italian menu using the freshest ingredients with daily specials.” The family-owned business is led by master chef/owner, Salvatore “Sal” Taormina and his wife, Donna. The menu includes a variety of dishes including appetizers, salads, pastas, entrees, and desserts. According to Donna, some of the most popular items on their menu include the Hotsy Totsy Shrimp (shrimp sautéed in their special spicy marinara), gnocchi, the pork chop, veal and chicken parmesan, and the schiaffettoni (rigatoni, ground sausage, mozzarella cheese, and vodka sauce. The restaurant is typically a place for many dine-in customers however during the pandemic, they are providing a special menu that is available for curbside pickup or local delivery from the restaurant. Customers are asked to call 30 minutes prior to their desired pick up time.  “We’ve been in Kenilworth for 22 years,” said Donna. “A lot of our regular customers are very loyal and supportive, and we are very grateful.”