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Best Contemporary Italian Restaurants in Jamaica


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A photo of Aunt Jake's Pasta Experience restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Upper East Side
Booked 25 times today
Aunt Jake's Pasta Experience is a gem for Contemporary Italian cuisine, as indicated by numerous glowing reviews. The restaurant offers a unique blend of interactive education and fabulous dining, providing an engaging and enjoyable experience that extends beyond the simple act of eating. As customers often remark, the pasta-making class is a fun experience, with friendly and knowledgeable instructors. They ensure visitors not only learn how to make a variety of pasta shapes but also immerse in the richness of Italian cuisine. Following the hands-on lesson, guests are treated to an exceptional meal. Reviews laud the food for its amazing taste and generous portions, some even asserting that Aunt Jake's is superior to any Italian restaurant in New York City. Whether you're looking for a unique date night, a memorable birthday celebration, or simply a delightful culinary adventure, Aunt Jake's Pasta Experience comes highly recommended.
A photo of Cecconi's Dumbo restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • DUMBO
Booked 280 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 Piccola Cucina Uptown restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Upper East Side
Booked 71 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 Umberto's of New Hyde Park - Original restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • New Hyde Park
Booked 22 times today
Umberto's of New Hyde Park - Original is a renowned restaurant, renowned for its delectable Italian cuisine. It is a local hotspot that patrons keep coming back to for more of their delicious food. The restaurant has earned rave reviews for its quality service, enticing ambiance, and of course, the authentic Italian dishes it serves. As a quote from a review says, "Umberto's is my go-to place when I want Italian food", and it seems this sentiment is echoed by many. They offer a range of traditional Italian selections, from the perfect pasta dishes to the finest grandma's pizza. The dining experience at Umberto's isn't just about the food; it's about the friendly atmosphere, the engaging staff, and the feeling of being part of a warm Italian family. Hence, Umberto's of New Hyde Park - Original is an epitome of good Italian cuisine.
A photo of La Nonna Ristorante & Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Williamsburg
Booked 22 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 Sauce restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Lower East Side
Booked 13 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 Barano restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Williamsburg
Booked 9 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 Patrizias of Brooklyn restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Williamsburg
Booked 20 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 Café Mars restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary italian • Park Slope
Booked 9 times today
Café Mars is an unusual Italian restaurant. Come see what we mean!
A photo of Siena Cafe restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary italian • Upper East Side
Booked 17 times today
Siena Cafe, located in the upper east side, is celebrated for its outstanding Italian cuisine. The restaurant consistently impressed guests with its top-notch food and service, as reflected in multiple glowing reviews. Diners speak highly of its "fabulous food", "authentic Italian" dishes and "imaginative" takes on classic recipes. Homemade pasta is highlighted as a particular culinary delight. Regulars consider Siena Cafe their favorite local eatery, lauding its excellent service, relaxing ambience, and reasonable prices. Offering meals that are both superb and hearty, Siena Cafe provides a distinctly pleasing dining experience that invites a return visit.
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