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Best Italian Restaurants in Fresh Meadows


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A photo of Il Toscano - Douglaston restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Douglaston
Booked 14 times today
Il Toscano in Douglaston is highly praised for its exquisite Italian cuisine. Reviewers rave about its exceptional service and atmosphere, regularly proclaiming it their favorite Italian dining spot. The menu boasts a variety of unique, fresh specials, including the best lasagna, lobster out of shell, and napoleons. The homemade pasta and pork chop are described as 'insanely good' and the restaurant is well-loved for flexibility in customizing appetizers and entrees. Above all, Il Toscano resonates a homey feel, backed by excellent customer service. As one reviewer eloquently put it, "Il Toscano is simply the best... Delicious well-prepared food served by friendly competent staff."
A photo of Dee's restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Forest Hills
Booked 10 times today
Dee's Italian restaurant has consistently provided excellent food and service for over 20 years. With a variety of dishes including pizza, lamb chops, salmon cakes, short ribs, and chicken parmesan, each is prepared with care, attention, and a unique twist that keeps customers coming back for more. The restaurant also values its customers, especially those with special dietary needs, ensuring a safe and enjoyable dining experience. Customers rave about the welcoming and attentive staff, the unique and delicious dishes, and the overall dining experience. The renovated setting of Dee's, along with the open pizza oven, adds an upscale touch to the ambiance, making it a splendid place for any occasion.
A photo of VALDARI RISTORANTE restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Bayside
Booked 2 times today
Valdari Ristorante is a beloved spot for phenomenal Italian cuisine, as evident from the myriad of glowing reviews. Acclaimed for its attentive and friendly staff, the restaurant ensures a pleasant dining experience from the moment patrons step in until the moment they leave. Customers celebrate their special moments here, reflecting the restaurant's appeal and worthiness. The extensive menu offers enticing options like salmon, chicken parm, and luscious pasta that have visitors eager to return. The remarkable service, excellent value for the price, and the fresh, delicious dishes combine to make Valdari Ristorante a highly recommended restaurant. The reviews affirm the excellent quality of meals, with one customer claiming they "can say with certainty that this will become Our Neighborhood Spot."
A photo of C Kew Gardens restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Kew Gardens
Booked 1 time today
C Kew Gardens is a highly recommended Italian restaurant tucked away in the heart of Queens, New York. Patrons appreciate its attention to quality in both its food and ambiance, often described as having a European flair and reminiscent of an old-style Hollywood café. It stands out for its Northern Italian cuisine, with standouts such as artichokes and branzino consistently earning praise. Customers note the excellent service with staff receiving commendations for their friendliness and professionalism. The restaurant is also applauded for its live music and stylish decor which adds to the overall dining experience. Despite being a little pricey, reviewers agree that it is worth every dollar.
A photo of BC Bistro restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Floral Park
Booked 7 times today
BC Bistro is renowned for its excellent American cuisine, with patrons consistently leaving glowing reviews for its fantastic food. The restaurant is known for everything from its delicious brunches to its flavorsome dinners. "Excellent in every way as always!" and "Everything was delicious" are only a few of the praises sung by satisfied customers. With special mentions to the hearty Filet, the creamy whipped potatoes, and outstanding service, BC Bistro never fails to deliver. A variety of dishes and unique events, like Italian Night, add an unexpected, delightful surprise to the dining experience. In addition to its mesmerizing live music, BC Bistro is commended for its relaxing and pretty atmosphere. A visit to the BC Bistro promises a memorable gastronomic journey.
A photo of Papazzio Italian Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Bayside
Booked 2 times today
Papazzio Italian Restaurant is a cornerstone of good Italian cuisine. It is highly praised in numerous customer reviews for its exceptional food and service. One reviewer remarked that if it was located in Manhattan, it "would probably get some Michelin stars". The restaurant’s menu offers an impressive range of gluten-free options, making it a safe haven for those with celiac disease. One regular claimed it was a "Celiac/GF gold mine". Taste and quality are not compromised for their gluten-free dishes, earning Papazzio high praise from both gluten-free and non-gluten-free diners. Many customers regard it as their "go-to place for special and any occasions", highlighting its appeal for both everyday dining and special events. The restaurant also receives consistent positive feedback for its friendly, attentive service and warm ambiance. Papazzio Italian Restaurant offers not just great Italian cuisine, but an extraordinary dining experience as a whole.
A photo of VIVO Restaurant & Catering restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Bayside
Booked 1 time today
VIVO Restaurant & Catering is a highly acclaimed Mediterranean establishment known for its outstanding dishes and excellent service. As stated in the reviews, it consistently delivers high-quality, flavorful dishes, from grilled Atlantic salmon to delicious homemade pasta. Patrons praise the establishment for its warm atmosphere, attentive staff, and excellent value. Specific rave reviews highlight the pan-seared halibut, steak special with mash and asparagus, and shrimp scampi as standout dishes. Mediterranean favorites also include a unique shrimp, tomato, and feta cheese appetizer, and a sublime affogato for dessert. Notably, its Mediterranean salad has earned high praise, truly incorporating the essence of the cuisine. This hidden gem continues to delight with its comfortable and elegant environment, masterfully crafted menu, and remarkable service.
A photo of Villaggio Ristorante restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Whitestone
Booked 1 time today
Villaggio Ristorante is highly praised for its authentic Italian cuisine, consistently garnering positive reviews from patrons. Diners commend the restaurant for its exemplary service, warm atmosphere, and most notably, its delicious dishes - everything from "delicious fresh calamari and spinach with garlic" to "tender chicken parm" and "amazing sauces". The varied menu is appreciated, with regulars frequently returning to try their ever-changing daily specials. The restaurant’s ambiance has been compared to that of a small town in Italy, underlining its commitment to providing a genuine Italian dining experience. Patrons particularly highlight the excellent portions, friendly staff and reasonable prices. Villaggio Ristorante is now being referred to as an "Italian Restaurant gem" and is highly recommended for its splendid dining experience.
A photo of Patsy's Pizzeria of Queens restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Whitestone
Patsy’s Pizzeria first opened its New York City location at 2287 1st Avenue in 1933, having been the dream of immigrant newlyweds Pasquale ‘Patsy’ and Carmella Lancieri. Patsy’s Pizzeria quickly established itself as a family style, old-fashioned neighborhood restaurant. Patsy’s Pizzeria catered to the growing population of Italian immigrants who longed for the cuisine of their homeland in a casual family style atmosphere.Also attracted were New Yorkers who wished to taste the new culinary expertise of the Italian immigrants and their newly developed brick-oven pizza. Without a doubt, Patsy’s Pizzeria established itself as the originator and leader of the family style Pizzeria restaurant.
A photo of Spolini's restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Kew Gardens
Spolini's is a remarkable Italian restaurant that excels in delivering authentic and delectable cuisine. Customers consistently rave about the quality of the food and service. They not only offer a variety of dishes such as antipasti, shrimp francese, chicken parmesan, but also an impressive wine selection including the highly recommended Montalcino wine. The proof of their excellence lies in the rave reviews with customers recounting their "wonderful meal from start to finish". The tantalising creme brulee dessert and the fantastic wines only add to the memorable culinary experience. Spolini's commitment to authentic Italian cuisine has inspired a loyal customer base, ensuring their definite return.
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