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Best Italian Restaurants in Little Italy


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A photo of Eataly Soho restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • SoHo
Booked 41 times today
Designed with New Yorkers in mind, Eataly SoHo offers an array of iconic Eataly experiences, showcasing the brand's high-quality and authentic Italian DNA. Our restaurant is a place of conviviality, with a focus on the icons of Italian gastronomy. The menu features Eataly’s signature dishes including a pasta section where guests can choose from handmade fresh pasta or durum wheat pasta, a variety of Pizza Napoletana, and a selection of seafood options and premium meats. The wine list is formidable, with more than 300 Italian bottles, alongside iconic Italian cocktails and mocktails. Eataly SoHo also features a café open all day, as well as a specialty market with a carefully chosen selection of Italian and local delicacies.
A photo of Da Nico Restaurant - Manhattan restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 56 times today
Da Nico Restaurant, situated in Manhattan's vibrant Little Italy neighborhood, is highly praised for its authentic Italian cuisine. This restaurant's excellence is confirmed by numerous glowing reviews from patrons, who frequently highlight the quality of the food and service. Delighted customers mention "tasty Italian food at affordable prices," and "excellent service," with some dining at Da Nico's multiple times within a single trip to New York City. The restaurant's dishes, such as the rigatoni alla vodka, pasta fagioli, spaghetti with meatballs, and the limoncello martini, are consistently lauded. Others compliment the "beautiful garden terrace" and the restaurant's ambiance, enhancing the dining experience at this beloved locale.
A photo of Osteria Barocca restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 13 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.
A photo of Paesano of Mulberry Street restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 29 times today
Paesano of Mulberry Street, located amidst New York's historic Little Italy, is revered for its authentic Italian cuisine. Echoing the sentiments of patrons in their glowing reviews, the restaurant's dedication to quality and authenticity shines through, with commendations for the "incredible food and service". Guests are constantly left wanting to "come back again", following their experiences with the "amazing food and comfortable setting". The establishment’s gnocchi pesto has been described as "pure comfort food". The servers go above and beyond, offering amazing food that's "melt in your mouth good". Whether a regular diner or a visitor from out of town, Paesano of Mulberry Street consistently impresses with its genuine Italian ambiance, delicious food, and exceptional service.
A photo of Emporio restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • SoHo
Booked 43 times today
Renowned for its super authentic Italian cuisine, Emporio is a favorite amongst locals and visitors alike. Marrying traditional culinary practices with light, varied offerings, the Roman-inspired menu of this downtown gem has been praised for its delectable pizzas, fettuccine with sausage and truffle, and egg benedict with an Italian touch. The charming ambiance, attentive service, and distinctive brick-oven visible to diners further enhance the dining experience. Reviewers have complimented the restaurant for its excellent value, even going as far to call it their favorite Italian destination in NYC. They love it for dates, small celebrations or just a great night out.
A photo of Zia Maria Little Italy restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 20 times today
Zia Maria Little Italy is a recommended destination for authentic Italian cuisine, as disclosed from customer testimonials. Notable for their homemade pasta and pizzas, Zia Maria Little Italy delights its patrons with a range of dishes, including Grandma's lasagna, their unique 'Zia meets Alfredo,' and a selection of pizzas like 'Toni's' and 'Margherita.' Patrons particularly commend the fresh ingredients used and the restaurant's excellent service. Numerous reviews quote that the food is "divine," "delicious," and one of the "best Italian" meals they've ever had. A review mentioning the superb wine selection, coupled with the extensive wine list, indicates that Zia Maria Little Italy has a commendable variety of drinks that perfectly complement their Italian menu.
A photo of Cecconi's Dumbo restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • DUMBO
Booked 266 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 La Mela restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 6 times today
La Mela is a crowd favorite for authentic Italian cuisine in New York City. The restaurant has been delighting guests for over 20 years. Echoing through the reviews is the consistent praise for the quality of food and service. One diner fondly recalls that the Italian cooking at La Mela reminded them of their grandmother's. Classic dishes like Chicken Piccata, Linguine alla Vongole, and the highly recommended Ravioli Marinara, leave guests planning their next visit. With descriptions of "exquisite," "phenomenal," and "the best," it's clear that La Mela has mastered Italian gastronomy. Furthermore, reviewers complimented the venue's atmosphere, its fun staff and prompt service, which only adds to La Mela's appealing charm.
A photo of Casa D'Angelo NYC restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 13 times today
Casa D'Angelo, located in the heart of Little Italy, serves up delectable Italian cuisine worthy of acclaim. Patrons rave about the seafood pasta and the rigatoni alla vodka, signaling the care and authenticity that goes into their dishes. Reviews consistently highlight their outstanding service as well as the bustling, comfortable atmosphere, featuring a modern yet cozy Italian flair. Satisfied customers often mention returning to this exceptional establishment, emphasizing its standing as a must-visit spot. As one diner eloquently stated, "Casa D'Angelo is a new 'go to' whenever I'm in New York City. Absolutely delicious!" With dishes that rival the best in Italy and service to match, Casa D'Angelo continues to set the standard for Italian cuisine.
A photo of Olio e Più restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • West Village
Booked 168 times today
Olio e Più is a highly recommended Italian restaurant known for its delicious food and exceptional service. One reviewer refers to the Tagliatelle Verdi al Ragù Bolognese as "a symphony of taste," and praises the attention to detail in preparation. Others express appreciation for the outdoor dining environment, highlighting the lobster ravioli and bruschetta as "to die for." Many have made it their favorite Italian spot in the city, praising the outstanding food, atmosphere, and "friendly" staff. Regardless of their location, all visitors to New York City seem to crave Olio e Più and promise to return. As another reviewer put it, this restaurant is definitely "a go-to Italian restaurant when visiting Manhattan."

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Discover best Italian restaurants in Little Italy

Discover an authentic Italian dining experience in the heart of New York City's vibrant Little Italy neighborhood. Immerse yourself in a culinary journey through Italy with a wide selection of restaurants that offer everything from traditional family recipes to modern interpretations of classic Italian dishes. Each restaurant in Little Italy prides itself on serving dishes made with fresh, high-quality ingredients, ensuring a memorable meal for all patrons. From homemade pastas and wood-fired pizzas to exquisite seafood and decadent desserts, the menus reflect the diversity and richness of Italian cuisine. The dining scene in Little Italy is renowned for its warm, inviting atmosphere and exceptional service, making it a must-visit destination for both locals and tourists seeking a taste of Italy. Whether you're planning a romantic dinner, a family gathering, or a casual meal with friends, Little Italy in Manhattan offers an array of dining options that celebrate the essence of Italian hospitality and gastronomy. Experience the joy of Italian dining right in the bustling heart of Manhattan, and let the flavors of Italy transport you to another world.

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