Bocelli Ristorante

4.8
160 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
For almost two decades, Bocelli Ristorante has been providing the most authentic Italian cuisine in Staten Island and New York City. Voted the Best Italian Restaurant in both 2014 and 2015, and named one of the 2017 Top 10 best Italian Restaurants in NYC, we pride ourselves on using the finest ingredients to make delicious dishes all served in an atmosphere that will place you on a sunny hillside in Italy. Whether seeking an intimate dinner with a loved one, a family get-together or a larger special occasion in our private party room, there are few restaurants that can cater to your senses like Bocelli Ristorante.
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Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm


Dinner: Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm


Saturday: 1:00pm - 11:00pm


Sunday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
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Phone number
(718) 420-6150
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Catering
Off-premise catering is available for pick-up. Various menu options available: http://bocellirest.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/catering.pdf
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Old Town Road and Clove Road
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Parking details
Complimentary valet service offered on weekends.
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Full Bar, Private Room, Wheelchair Access
What 160 People Are Saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
4.9
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4.8
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4.7
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4.5
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5.0Dined 6 days ago

My husband and I have date night, so with a Gift Certificate that was received we decided to try the it, and we were both equally pleased with the food, the service and ambience . We made a reservation through Open Table, and we arrived on time and were seated within minutes. From appetizers, main course to espresso and dessert we left very pleased.

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4.0Dined 7 days ago

Excellent Service and Food. Noise Level was very high.

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

Three of us for a Birthday dinner celebration. Everything was excellent! The seafood appetizer (special) was amazing! The entrees were veal chop, rib eye and branzino. Each was delicious. The service could not have been any better. I highly recommend this restaurant; we will be back soon.

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4.0Dined on June 14, 2018

Great food, the most authentic Italian I've had in the states I'd say. It's useful to be clear about your allergies, they are good at making accommodations.

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5.0Dined on June 10, 2018

Everything was wonderful as usual.!

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5.0Dined on June 3, 2018

We were hosting family from Europe and thought their was no better choice for a wonderful dinner. Everybody loved the food, service and hospitality!

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5.0Dined on May 31, 2018

Bocelli was AMAZING!! The food was absolutely delicious. We had the fried calamari and several different pasta entrees that were unbelievably great! The service was impeccable. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. We will definitely be returning soon.

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5.0Dined on May 27, 2018

Delicious as always! They don’t rush you and the drinks and food were perfect!!!! Can’t wait to go back.

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5.0Dined on May 14, 2018

Great food and service.

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5.0Dined on May 12, 2018

Food was delicious! Wait staff attentive. Couldn't of asked for a better time.

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5.0Dined on May 4, 2018

We invited friends from Manhattan and they really enjoyed the friendly service, ambience and food.

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5.0Dined on May 4, 2018

went for hubby's birthday, great as usual. Food and service gets a thumbs up.

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5.0Dined on May 3, 2018

Best restaurant in Staten Island ! Tremendous menu & then large selection of appetizers.
I live inBrooklyn & go over th VZ to dine there!
Mike DeLuca

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5.0Dined on April 24, 2018

Great service. They very accommodating. Food was flavorful very well presented.

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4.0Dined on April 18, 2018

Was there with 3 girlfriends celebrating a birthday. Restaurant is lovely and perfect for a special occasion. Delicious food and wonderful service.

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5.0Dined on April 18, 2018

Loved the whole experience. People(staff) are really friendly, caring, attentive and respectful.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Have always had a delicious meal here. Good staff and good service. Can be noisy sometimes because they can accommodate large families. But it’s not overwhelming. You can’t go wrong.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

By far the best Italian on SI. AUTHENTIC!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Fabulous food....always a wonderful dining experience

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

I take my 95 year old Aunt here every year.

We love it!!

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Always a great meal but there are no points showing after I did check in

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5.0Dined on April 10, 2018

5 Star in all categories ! Excellent Dining, ambiance and hospitality.

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Food was excellent. Service was very good. Would definitely go back again.

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Best Italian food on Staten Island.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

We went for Easter Dinner. Expecting the usual poor service on a holiday in most places. We were pleasantly surprised by wonderful service and wonderful food and an amazing prix fixe menu. Everything was perfect!!! We shall return :)

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Great food and great service . Fresh pasta and best fried calamari.

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5.0Dined on March 29, 2018

Food was excellent and prepared as ordered, Mike, our waiter, was wonderful. He answered our questions and was courteous and ver professional. The entire experience was great

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4.0Dined on March 28, 2018

Great food.. wonderful service .. will be back soon !

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

As usual a very good time, good food and great service! I'd recommend this restuarant all day long.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Always a delicious meal and great service!

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5.0Dined on March 15, 2018

The food was amazing
They didn't rush the meal
The waiters were very friendly and professional
I will definitely be back

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Bocelli is always an excellent meal. The staff were all great and show how serious they take the overall experience to the next level. Our waiter, Samuel, was friendly, polished and knowledgeable. We appreciated his attentiveness without over doing it. We had the stuffed artichoke, baked clams and burrata for appetizers. We thoroughly enjoyed all the dishes. For entree we split the seafood risotto and it was a huge portion. Even though we were full it was so good that we finished a majority of it. All of the seafood was fresh and the sauce was tasty. It was an earlier Friday night dinner, but every table was occupied so I would recommend a reservation. We loved the food and Samuel so I can see us back very soon. I never think about my interaction with the valet attendant since it’s usually very short, but Bocelli’s valet was helpful, personable and such a gentleman. Bravo all around.

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5.0Dined on March 8, 2018

What a wonderful special occasion dinner. This restaurant rises above with the atmosphere and staff. Our favorite is hands down the calamari agrodolce.. This restaurant has never disappointed us.

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5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

Was a great experience, food was excellent and fresh staff was also exe

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5.0Dined on March 3, 2018

Always on point. Food is consistent and the service is impeccable.

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5.0Dined on February 28, 2018

Nice, quiet, well appointed restaurant. Excellent food and service. A pleasant and relaxed dining experience.

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

We loved our dinner

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5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

Food was delicious as always as well as the service and atmosphere. Glad we had reservations as it was packed all nights

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5.0Dined on February 15, 2018

One of the best restaurants we’ve ever been to! The food was absolutely amazing, the service was great, the atmosphere beautiful. It was pricey, but well worth it. I don’t mind paying for food, service, and ambience that is beyond excellent. So so so good. My husband had filet mignon that melted in your mouth; I had shrimp in a beautiful, smooth garlic sauce that was done to perfection. The service was attentive but never pushy. What else can I say? Excellent all around!

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1.0Dined on February 10, 2018

I had a reservation for 4 30pm and made it way in advance. I asked for a table more towards the front. They sat us at a table were my view would be of the wait staff and kitchen. The resturant was virtually empty. I asked for a different table and was told they were all reserved. Well I was one of the people who reserved a table. They refused to change the table. Further more the Hostess didnt even have the common courtesy to come to the table and speak to us. I left the resturant and went to a very nice one that cared if we stayed. Trattoria Romano. I for one will not pay high prices for food and have a view of the kitchen

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