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Best Contemporary Italian Restaurants in DUMBO

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A photo of Cecconi's Dumbo restaurant
4.5
Awesome(4960)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • DUMBO
Booked 248 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 Carmine's - 44th Street - NYC restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(28651)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Theater District
Booked 393 times today
Carmine's on 44th Street in NYC is renowned for its outstanding Italian cuisine. Customers frequently rave about the 'real Italian food' and its 'surprisingly delicious' flavours, describing it as 'simply the best'. Reviewers laud Carmine's for the traditional family-style Italian dining experience, with 'big and tasty dishes' that are 'perfect to share'. The Penne alla Vodka is specifically highlighted as 'delicious and flavourful'. The wine list is no less impressive with a vast selection of Italian wines like Sangiovese, Chianti Classico, and Amarone della Valpolicella. The bustling atmosphere, friendly service, and huge portion sizes add to the quintessential New York dining experience. According to many of the satisfied visitors, no visit to NYC would be complete without a meal at Carmine's.
A photo of Il Fiorista restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(173)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • NoMad
Booked 21 times today
Located in the heart of New York City, Il Fiorista is praised for its exceptional contemporary Italian cuisine. The menu is applauded for its unique blend of traditional Italian flavors infused with floral notes, creating a dining experience that is both refreshing and memorable. The reviewers repeatedly admire the restaurant for its "excellent" and "very good" service, indicating its dedication to a fine dining experience. The ambiance is described as "beautiful", "light" and "airy", contributing to the restaurant's overall appeal. Not only does the food impress, but the drinks, especially the cocktails and espresso martinis, are highly praised as well. Despite the bustling location, reviewers note that Il Fiorista maintains a comfortable dining atmosphere, free from excessive noise and crowding. It's not surprising that it has become a favorite spot for special occasions and celebrations. The freshness, preparation, and thoughtfulness in portion control, as one reviewer puts it, truly underscore the overall quality of Il Fiorista's culinary offerings.
A photo of Cecconi's at The Ned NoMad restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(306)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • NoMad
Booked 20 times today
Cecconi's at The Ned NoMad is renowned for its exceptional contemporary Italian cuisine. The restaurant has been consistently praised by diners for its high-quality food, excellent service, and inviting ambiance. Quotes from reviews reveal a delightful culinary journey, with patrons remarking on the "delicious food", "wonderful ambiance", and "perfect service". A standout menu recommendation includes the Branzino, calamari and Cacio e pepe. Whether you're part of a large group or dining solo, the restaurant caters for varying needs. The passionate team at Cecconi's not only execute a beautiful menu but also provide an unforgettable dining experience. This, along with its menu, makes it a prime destination for true Italian food aficionados.
A photo of Sogno Toscano restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(86)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • West Village
Booked 19 times today
Sogno Toscano is a gem of authentic Italian cuisine tucked away in the West Village. Its reputation for delectable sandwiches made with superior ingredients has been acknowledged by customers, one of whom called the La Bufalina sandwich "the best cold cut sandwich in the states". Visitors also appreciate the "quaint" atmosphere and "friendly" staff, describing the experience as a real "Italian meal without the anticipated heavy pasta and sauce". Whether for lunch, dinner or brunch, Sogno Toscano consistently offers "fresh and delicious" food and excellent service, making it a top choice for folks yearning for a taste of Italy.
A photo of Maddy Rose at Liberty House restaurant
4.5
Awesome(2135)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian
Booked 26 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 Piccola Cucina Uptown restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1940)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Upper East Side
Booked 81 times today
Piccola Cucina Uptown is renowned for its authentic Italian cuisine, consistently garnering high praises from patrons who laud it as one of the best Italian restaurants in town. The diners particularly appreciate the warm hospitality, efficient and friendly service, and the casual, yet cozy ambience. The menu features a wide range of delectable offerings, including fresh, handmade pasta, high-quality seafood dishes, and creative salads. Past patrons rave about the restaurant's Italian wines, with numerous reviews complimenting their excellent selection. Moreover, the seafood crudo and delectable tiramisu have also been highlighted for their outstanding taste. From the reviews provided, it's evident that Piccola Cucina Uptown proudly delivers an immersive and enjoyable Italian dining experience, making it a must-visit destination for all food lovers.
A photo of Fiat Cafe restaurant
4.3
Awesome(256)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • NoLita
Booked 7 times today
Fiat Cafe provides an authentic Italian dining experience in the heart of New York. Customers rave about the quality of the food, often describing it as "delicious" and "outstanding" and likening their experiences to dining in a local cafe in Italy. Notable mentions from customers include the perfect omelettes, the best Cappuccino in New York as confirmed by an Italian, and the genuine Italian dishes. The friendly, efficient service along with the unique, cozy atmosphere of the cafe also contribute to the overall excellent dining experience. Whether it's for a Sunday morning breakfast date or a regular visit, Fiat Cafe consistently leaves customers satisfied and wanting to return.
A photo of Sauce restaurant
3.3
Good(1074)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Lower East Side
Booked 8 times today
The neighborhood knows us for our heritage chicken parm, grass-fed beef meatballs, homemade pasta, and extra thin crust pizza, but what people really come back for is the thing that anchors it all: the sauce. Staying true to Italian tradition, the team starts their day with pots of simmering sauce, just like Nonna does when prepping for Sunday dinner. The recipes are tried-and-true and made with the best ingredients with love from Italian expert chef consultant Maura Ardu. The space is cozy, the music is always just a little bit too loud, and the dishes are classic and consistent.
A photo of Café Mars restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(46)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Park Slope
Booked 10 times today
Café Mars is an unusual Italian restaurant. Come see what we mean!
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