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Valentine’s Day at Calandra’s 

What are your plans for Valentine’s Day? All our restaurants are offering special Valentine’s Day menus and our bakeries will be filled with red velvet cakes and cupcakes, heart shaped cookies and pastries.

Looking to make a night out of it? At Cucina Calandra, in addition to dinner in our main dining room, we’re offering an “Evening of Romance” in our Grand Ballroom. For $89 per couple, you’ll receive a champagne toast, an appetizer for two, two entrees and a dessert platter for two, all while enjoying music in a beautifully-decorated setting! Enjoy an overnight stay at The Fairfield Executive Inn along with your Valentine’s Day dinner package and the whole evening (both dinner and hotel accommodations) is just $199.00 per couple (tax included). Surprise your sweetheart with an unforgettable weekend!

Super Bowl Sunday Specials!

The Calandra Family invites you to celebrate Super Bowl Sunday 2016 with us! On February 7, 2016, all three of our bar and lounge locations will be offering all day happy hour! Enjoy discounted food and beverages off of all of our bar menus, from 12 PM to closing. Grab a seat early in front of one of our many large, flat screen TVs and enjoy the big game!

Throwing your own party at home this year?  Calandra’s Italian Market and Deli, voted Best in NJ and Essex County by NJ Monthly and Suburban Essex magazine, has created various catering packages perfect for any size get-together. Just looking for a few sides dishes? We have also created the ultimate “build-your-own” package that includes everything from homemade nachos, chicken wings with various homemade sauces, or loaded french fries topped with two types of cheese and crumbled bacon.

Please call (973) 226-8889, option #3 to place your order today! We’re also offering 20% off our custom helmet cakes when ordered with one of our catering packages.

New Year, New Menu & New Wine Debut!

The start of a new year for many means new beginnings and at Il Vecchio Cafe, we’ve decided to revamp our menu! We’ve kept your favorite, traditional Italian dishes, yet also explored The Calandra Family’s Sicilian roots, adding a few of Nonna’s specialties. Stop in to try our pork chop milanese, fresh salmon over lentils, a side dish that includes fava beans, fresh artichokes, peas, and zucchini and so much more. Check out our new menu on ilvecchiocafe.com or stop in for dinner!

If you’d prefer to sample a few of the new dishes, join us for Sips & Small Bites on Jan. 28th! More information below.

Join us for Sips & Small Bites at il Vecchio Cafe! 

We’re welcoming in 2016 with a brand new menu at il Vecchio Cafe that’s full of Italian classics along with new items such as Grilled Seabass and Pollo Fritto. We are also debuting four new wines that have been recently added the The Calandra Family Wine Collection! Join us at il Vecchio Café, located inside Calandra’s Italian Village, on Thursday, January 28th, from 6:00-8:30 PM, for Sips & Small Bites, and be the first to experience our various new menu additions paired with the perfect Calandra wine. Call (973) 226-8889, option 1 to make your reservation for our complimentary tasting!

Join us at Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill, Thursday, January 21st, for our Sinatra Night featuring Steven Maglio!

Enjoy a 6:00 PM dinner, followed by a 7:30 PM show, where you’ll listen to famous Sinatra classics while enjoying a delicious Italian meal! It’s a great way to add a little excitement to your week before the weekend. There is a $20 per person entertainment charge along with your a la carte dinner for lobby and mezzanine seating. Make your dinner reservations with a credit card today by calling (973) 575-6500. Reservations may be cancelled up to 48 hours before the show. Don’t wait! This show typically sells out fast, so make sure you reserve your spot today!

Devils’ Viewing Parties

Join us on January 26th in La Taverna located inside Calandra’s Italian Village and on February 13th in The Executive Lounge adjacent to Cucina Calandra’s main dining room for two Devils’ Viewing Parties!

Watch the New Jersey Devils take on the Pittsburg Penguins and then the Philadelphia Flyers in two incredible match ups!

Enjoy delicious food & beverage while watching the games on one of our several high definition, flat screen TVs. There will be autograph and photo opportunities with Devils alumni, along with the chance to win a signed New Jersey Devils jersey, hockey stick and hat! The New Jersey Devils also want to make it a special day for all those attending and will be offering an exclusive ticket promotion!

Ladies Night at Cucina Calandra! Every Thursday, from 4:30 PM – closing in The Executive Lounge, all items from our bar menu and all mixed drinks, beers, and glasses of wine are half price for ladies only. Bring your best girlfriends for a fun night of cocktails and great food!

Every Tuesday Night is Pasta Night!  Most pasta dishes and all bottles of Calandra family wines are half price at each of our restaurant locations!

Buy Calandra’s Gift Cards Online! 
 Looking for that special gift for a relative, friend, or colleague?  Get them a gift card from Calandra’s!  Our gift cards can be redeemed at any of our three bakery locations, any of our three restaurants, and any department at Calandra’s Italian Village.  Stop by one of the above mentioned locations to buy the gift cards in person or click here to buy them online now.

Every Monday Night is All Night Happy Hour!  Enjoy discounted food and beverages from 4:30 PM until closing every Monday night at all Calandra’s bar and lounge locations.  Stop in to catch a game on one of our large HDTVs or simply relax with a glass of Calandra’s wine. Whatever your reason, don’t miss out on this great deal! We also offer happy hour all week long, Tuesday through Friday from 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM at all Calandra’s restaurant locations.

Calandra’s Bakery Special of the Week!
  Receive 25% off the regular retail price from Calandra’s Bakery on a different item every week!  Click here to see this week’s special!