If you are looking for the best Italian food in Essex County NJ, stop by Porto Leggero. This restaurant only serves authentic Italian dishes, offering both traditional dishes such as spaghetti, veal, grilled lamb and even shrimp scampi and signature dishes including rigatoni gorgonzola, slow-roasted lamb shank, pan-roasted salmon and much more! While enjoying your meal, you will also be able to relax and take in the upscale and classy atmosphere that Porto Leggero prides itself on.
They have warm lighting but an open and spacious design, making it perfect for both families wanting a fun evening out together and couples seeking to have a romantic dinner for two. Additionally, the restaurant is located right near the water in Jersey City, NJ so every guest has the chance to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing view.