About us

For the past 20 years, La Couronne Restaurant, located in Watchung Plaza, has seen a steady clientele due to its warm atmosphere and delectable Italian cuisine, according to chef/owner Luis Dominguez. La Couronne is considered one of the finest Italian restaurants in Essex County NJ.

The blending of Chef Luis's skills, and (former owner) Joe Latona's experience in the restaurant industry, helped create this successful establishment. Latona. Dominguez continues the pair's tradition with his menu creations.

In addition to the Italian cuisine served at La Couronne, Dominguez takes pride in his roasted duck with plum sauce and Veal La Couronne, helping to maintain the title of one of the most popular Italian restaurants in Essex County

All dishes are prepared to order with only the finest and freshest ingredients. Each dish is prepared to each individual taste.

For those seeking a lighter fare, the restaurant offers gourmet thin-crust pizzas and a tomato salad with a unique Best in the City dressing. All our authentic and creative dishes have helped secure La Couronne as one of the best Essex County NJ Italian restaurants available.

Open Monday through Sunday, reservations are suggested on Friday and Saturday at this BYOB restaurant, which is decorated with beautiful Norman Rockwell illustrations.

Open daily for Private Parties, repast, and special occasion luncheons, takeout, and off-premise catering are also available.