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Best Contemporary Italian Restaurants in Coney Island


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A photo of Gargiulo's Coney Island restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Coney Island
Booked 5 times today
Gargiulo's Coney Island is a renowned Italian restaurant that captivates both locals and visitors with its traditional and exceptional Italian cuisine. Per the glowing reviews, it's frequently praised for its "outstanding" food, "impeccable" service, and a delightful ambiance that isn't overly stuffy but exudes an "excellent ambiance". Patrons especially adored the Italian red sauce, describing it as so "soulful", they felt "like an Italian grandma was in the kitchen stirring the pot for hours". The restaurant also provides an extensive range of wines, imported from various regions of Italy, which elevates the dining experience. Gargiulo's Coney Island is indeed an archetype of true Italian fare.
A photo of Malone's Chop House restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Bay Ridge
Booked 1 time today
Malone's Chop House offers a stellar steakhouse cuisine that's been praised by diners. Reviews testify that the delicious steaks stand out and are worth savoring every bite. Although some believe a reduction in salt in the rub would enhance the taste, the general response about the quality of the steaks is overwhelmingly positive. Additionally, their salads have been recognized for their freshness and flavor. The bread, while not as lauded, still provides a balance to the hearty steak dishes. On that note, Malone's certainly promises an excellent steakhouse experience you wouldn't want to miss.
A photo of Cecconi's Dumbo restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • DUMBO
Booked 239 times today
Cecconi's Dumbo, famous for its Contemporary Italian cuisine, has been lauded by many for its exceptional dining experience. The restaurant, nestled under the Brooklyn Bridge, offers stunning views of the waterfront and the Manhattan skyline, creating an unmatched ambiance that guests find irresistible. Patrons have consistently praised the authenticity of the dishes, with one even singling out the vegan sausage pizza for its convincing flavor. The service has been deemed 'outstanding' and 'impeccable' by numerous reviews, with waiters like Mario and Sam earning special mentions for their kindness and attentiveness. Whether for the vegan dessert that is 'decadent and rich', or for the 'amazing' salami pizza, Cecconi's Dumbo has something for everyone, expertly blending traditional Italian cuisine with a touch of modern creativity, promising an experience that 'never disappoints'.
A photo of Maddy Rose at Liberty House restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian
Booked 14 times today
Maddy Rose at Liberty House is renowned for its Contemporary American cuisine, providing a unique dining experience complemented by spectacular views of the NYC skyline. The restaurant's impeccable service, delicious steaks, and wide range of appetizers, from calamari to oysters, are highly praised by customers. According to reviews, the waitstaff is knowledgeable, attentive, and friendly, adding to the overall charm of the restaurant. From the food to the ambiance, Maddy Rose at Liberty House impresses dinner dates and groups celebrating special occasions alike. Even the beverages, such as the margarita and tequila sunrise, are noted for their richness and flavor. The restaurant's hallmark, however, is its setting – a perfect blend of comfort, elegance, and spectacular vistas.
A photo of Café Mars restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Park Slope
Booked 5 times today
Café Mars is an unusual Italian restaurant. Come see what we mean!
A photo of Pastavino restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Stapleton
Booked 12 times today
Pastavino is a standout Italian restaurant located in Staten Island, New York City. With numerous reviews praising its quality cuisine and remarkable service, it's no wonder it's considered one of the borough's best dining spots. Customers consistently compliment the authenticity and freshness of the food, with special mentions of the home-made pasta and diverse wine selection. Some customers even highlighted it as their favorite Italian restaurant in Staten Island. Diverse dishes, an exceptional ambience, and a service committed to the client's comfort and satisfaction are among the reasons that diners keep returning to Pastavino. Its unique, creative take on Italian fare, coupled with its refreshing and inviting atmosphere, truly sets it apart.
A photo of La Nonna Ristorante & Bar - Brooklyn restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Williamsburg
Booked 14 times today
La Nonna Ristorante & Bar comes highly recommended by patrons for its authentic, mouthwatering Italian cuisine. The restaurant has carved a niche for itself in Brooklyn, New York, as a go-to destination for classic yet exceptional Italian food. One reviewer calls it the "best Italian restaurant in NYC hands down" while another speaks to the consistent quality of the food and service they've enjoyed over ten years. Many guests laud the unique menu items like parpadelle cacio e Pepe and the Margherita pizza. The exceptional service, sophisticated ambiance, and the tantalizing food at La Nonna Ristorante & Bar have made it a favorite spot for many, with patrons frequently recommending it to others in search of a top-tier Italian dining experience.
A photo of Patrizias of Brooklyn restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Williamsburg
Booked 7 times today
Patrizias of Brooklyn is lauded as one of the best providers of authentic Italian cuisine. The restaurant is celebrated for its excellent food, efficient service, and fun ambiance, with a reviewer emphasizing that "real Italians dine here." Patrons highlight its "family atmosphere" and "great service," with dishes being described as "authentic," "hearty," and offering "the best value for money." The restaurant is also recognized for its "fantastic, homemade 'red Italian' homestyle food." Commended for its pasta and pizza offerings, it is also appreciated for unusual menu items like "pumpkin gnocchi." The reviews reflect the restaurant's reputation as a neighborhood gem in Brooklyn, providing the best Italian food.
A photo of Barano restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Williamsburg
Booked 3 times today
The Barano, located in Williamsburg, is revered for its authentic and ingenious Italian cuisine. It has been praised by reviewers as the best Italian restaurant in the city. Particularly, its antipasto plate, meatballs, wood-fired pizzas, bone marrow pasta, and gluten-free options have been highly commended. Customers also complimented the sizeable portions, resulting in satisfying leftovers. Many have also noted the excellent service provided, especially on special occasions. The restaurant seems to be characterized by a delightful ambiance, with expertly crafted cocktails, a broad wine selection, and a vibrant bar area. The combination of delicious food, great service, and a welcoming setting makes Barano a must-visit destination for Italian food connoisseurs.
A photo of Osteria Barocca restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Little Italy
Booked 11 times today
Osteria Barocca, located in the heart of Little Italy, New York, is praised for its authentic Italian cuisine. The food is described as "outstanding", "delicious", and "perfectly prepared". The restaurant offers a menu full of classic Italian dishes, with its calamari and antipasto appetizers deemed "stand outs". Notably, the gnocchi and seafood dishes receive high acclaim. Patrons commend not only the exceptional food, but also the restaurant’s fantastic ambiance and attentive staff. The wine selection is also impressive and team members are keen to recommend pairings. With such praise, it's easy to see why Osteria Barocca is a must-visit for Italian food enthusiasts.

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Discover best Contemporary Italian restaurants in Coney Island

Discover the vibrant culinary scene of Coney Island with a focus on contemporary Italian cuisine. Nestled in the heart of Brooklyn, this area boasts an array of restaurants that cater to enthusiasts of modern Italian fare. From expertly crafted pasta dishes to innovative seafood creations, each establishment showcases a dedication to authenticity blended with a modern twist. The dining scene here is dynamic, reflecting the diverse cultural backdrop of New York City, yet each restaurant maintains a unique charm that honors Italian culinary traditions. Patrons can expect high-quality ingredients, artistic presentation, and a memorable dining experience that emphasizes both taste and tradition. Whether you're a local or a visitor, the contemporary Italian restaurants in Coney Island offer a gastronomic exploration that is both satisfying and sophisticated. Perfect for food lovers looking to indulge in the rich flavors of Italy with a contemporary edge.

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