New Jersey is a great place to live gluten free. For starters, here are links to independently owned gluten free restaurants in the state of New Jersey. Several of these restaurants partner with Still Riding Pizza, a company that provides gluten free pizza crusts to qualified restaurants. When reading these links, keep in mind that only the pizza crusts are gluten free. Check to make sure that you are receiving appropriate toppings.
Cape May. Simply Fondue. This establishment was recommended enthusiastically by a member of America’s gluten free community. Since gluten free information is not mentioned on the website, I e-mailed the restaurant on 9/12/09 requesting verification.
Cedar Grove. Giuseppe’s Pizza and Restaurant, 557 Pompton Avenue, cedar Grove. Partners with Still Riding Pizza to provide celiac friendly pizza.
Englishtown. Carlo’s Gourmet Pizza. The gluten free menu is offered only at the Marlboro location. Click the restaurant name to get the location.. Carlo’s partners with Still Riding Pizza to provide celiac friendly pizza.
Gillette. The Chimney Rock Inn serves gluten free meals in Gillette as well as in Bridgeport. Check out the Bridgeport listing for details.
Glen Rock. Mangia Trattoria. This establishment partners with Still Riding Pizza to offer gluten free pizza. Click on the restaurant name for more information.
Hohokus. Janice a Bistro. The home page states that “gluten free options are available” but there is no specific information. Click on the restaurant name for more information.
Livingston. Calabria Pizzeria and Restaurant, 588 South Livingstone Avenue. The website was being updated when I checked it on 7/17/08. Hopefully, you will soon be able to find it by clicking on the restaurant name. This restaurant partners with Still Riding Pizza to prepare and serve celiac friendly pizza.
Park Ridge. Park Pizza, 85 Park Avenue. This restaurant partners with Still Riding Pizza to prepare and serve celiac friendly pizza.
Ridgewood. A Mano Pizza. Serves gluten free pizza on Sundays only. Their site does not specifically mention gluten free pizza. This information is from press release from the restaurant’s management.
Rochelle Park. Miller’s Gluten Free Bread. A dedicated gluten free bakery. UPDATE: Miller’s plans to begin selling gluten free ice cream sandwiches after Labor Day
Summit. Joe’s Pizzeria and Vittorio. Click on the restaurant name to get the location and /or click here for the gluten free menu. This restaurant partners with Still Riding Pizza to prepare and serve celiac friendly pizza.
Wayne. Neil’s Pizzeria, 568 Valley Road. This restaurant partners with Still Riding Pizza to prepare and serve celiac friendly pizza.
The Celiac Sprue Association has several local chapters in New Jersey.
Most of America’s celiac friendly restaurant chains are represented in New Jersey. Click here if you are interested in 99 Restaurants, Bonefish Grill. Boston Market, Carino’s Italian Grill, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Chrlie Brown’s, Cheeseburger in Paradise, Chili’s Grill and Bar, Fresh City, Legal Seafoods, Lone Star Steakhouse, On the Border Mexican Grill, Outback Steakhouse, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, PeiWei Asian Diner, Pizza Fusion, Romano’s Macaroni Grill, and Uno Chicago Grill.
Information added 04/08/09