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About Casa Nonna - Midtown

Casa Nonna's rustic Italian menu is a culmination of traditional Roman and Tuscan fare, with a focus on the freshest local and seasonal ingredients. Casa Nonna is warm and welcoming, authentic and thoroughly satisfying, with bold, pure flavors that are the hallmark of true Italian cuisine.

310 West 38th Street
New York, NY 10010
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Italian, Contemporary Italian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch
11:30am – 2:30pm (Mon-Fri)
Midday (Bar Only)
2:30pm – 5:30pm (Mon-Fri)
Dinner
5:30pm – 10:00pm (Mon-Thu)
5:30pm – 10:00pm (Fri)
4:00pm – 10:00pm (Sat)
4:00pm – 9:30pm (Sun)

Cross Street:
8th and 9th Avenues

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 736-3000

Website:
http://casanonna.com/

Parking Details:
Emerald Green Garage – 320 west 38th (2nd entrance on 37th) - $10 for up to 3 hours, $15 for up to 6 hours

Street parking available after 7pm weekdays

Public Transit:
A,C,E Subway to 34th Street or 42nd Street Port Authority

Executive Chef:
Atilio Ramos

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Contact leigh@e2hospitality.com to book your next private event today.

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Private Dining

Casa Nonna wants your next event to be a unique and enjoyable experience that leaves your guests raving about the food, service and ambiance. Our goal is to exceed your expectations! We are able to customize many different environments to suit your needs, for any corporate or social event.

Casa Nonna - Midtown Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.3

service

4.3

ambience

4.4

value

3.9

Noise

Moderate

90% would recommend it to a friend

Business Meals (29)
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Pre/post Theatre (26)
Casual (25)
Good for a Date (24)
Special Occasion (22)
Romantic (20)
Neighborhood Gem (18)
Authentic (16)
Cozy (16)
Good for Anniversaries (16)
Creative Cuisine (16)
Comfort Food (15)
Fit for Foodies (15)
Great for Lunch (14)
Quiet Conversation (14)
Bar Seating (13)
Fun (10)
Notable Wine List (9)
Happy Hour (7)
Healthy (7)
Good Vegetarian Options (6)
People Watching (5)
Vibrant Bar Scene (5)
Worth the Drive (5)
Hot Spot (5)
Kid-friendly (4)
Gluten Free Options (4)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Seasonal (4)
Great for Brunch (3)
Quick Bite (3)
Sunday Lunch (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Afternoon Coffee (2)
Disabled Access (2)
Great Beer (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Paleo Friendly (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 2 days ago

My mother-in-law and her college friends were very impressed with the service at Casa Nonna. They were brought glasses of champagne in celebration of their reunion after the hostess learned they had chosen Casa Nonna since they had enjoyed it so much a year or two ago. We continue to recommend Casa Nonna to friends who want a classy yet not overcrowded place to relax and enjoy a varied Italian menu perfect for big eaters as well as light eaters.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Pre/post Theatre, Comfort Food, Casual, Cozy, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 3, 2017

Very nice. Good food, nice atmosphere, great service.

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 (New England)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Family day out in the city

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 30, 2017

service was excellent and food very good. Comfortable setting and not too noisy. I would definitely return.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 30, 2017

Cassandra Nona not only has good food, but is one of the very few good restaurants near penn station and the garment center. We had a lovely lunch. I had pasta - authentic and fresh. My friend had crab cakes which came over a chopped vegetable ratatouille type base. Looked delicious and she loved it. Definitely worth checking out.

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 (Oklahoma City)·Dined on November 30, 2017

Very disappointed after reading some of the reviews of this restaurant. Food was nothing special and overpriced for what we were served and the waiter seemed to forget we were there a few times during the course of our meal. The best part was the bread they brought out before our meal. We won't be going back.

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·Dined on November 29, 2017

A spacious respite in the busy garment district with delicious food and great service!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Disabled Access, Worth the Drive, Great for Lunch, Late-night Find, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Business Meals, Bar Seating, Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Healthy, Authentic, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 28, 2017

Always one of my favorites. Delicious food and friendly, professional service.

Tags: Special Occasion, Fun, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 28, 2017

Our group had a delightful time at Casa Nonna. Our server made every effort to ensure that we were taken care of, and we followed his recommendations for the right pizza as appetizer with great results! One of our party got a huge slab of Cod, expertly cooked and presented beautifully; one got a perfect skirt-steak, marinated and cooked to perfection; one enjoyed the chicken over salad immensely, and I loved the eggplant-and-lamb sausage gnocchi. The portions are correct-sized, as opposed to huge, the service is great, and the prices are very reasonable for that level of quality in that part of town.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Groups, Casual, Great for Lunch, Authentic
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 28, 2017

It was a “Wow” moment from beginning to end. Everyone really enjoyed their food, Just a “Wow” moment.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Casual, Good Vegetarian Options, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Casa Nonna was perfect for our occasion. It was conveniently located. The food and service was excellent. There were not so many choices that flavor was compromised. Excellent. Thank you.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Business Meals, Great Beer, Kid-friendly, Good for a Date, Gluten Free Options, Authentic, Quiet Conversation, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine, Great for Brunch
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 (Seattle)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Great!!! Loved our waiter! Nice bartenders!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 25, 2017

The Casa Nonna staff was exceptionally friendly and attentive. The food was great and all of the options seemed so appetizing. I came here before a game at MSG and it was a quick walk over after the meal. Would gladly go again!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Authentic, Hot Spot, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Great find just a quick walk from Penn Station. We received a nice warm greeting upon arriving and were quickly seated. The restaurant was large, yet very comfortable. The wait staff was extremely attentive and the service was excellent. We had cured meats and cheese for an appetizer and the foccia was phenomenal. The fresh pasta bolognese was perfect for our entree. Will certainly be back.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Friendly attentive service. Good food options. Portion size perfect. Kids menu good number of options Big round table perfect for family group of 10. No waiting.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Casual, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on November 20, 2017

We had dinner here about a year ago when we were in New York and this was the first reservation I made when we came back to visit for Thanksgiving. The food is outstanding and all the servers make sure you have a great time. You will feel very special when you dine here and can’t say enough about their delicious food!

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·Dined on November 18, 2017

Excellent Service. We went for our anniversary. Good location near Madison Square Garden.

Tags: Great for Lunch, People Watching, Cozy, Kid-friendly, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 18, 2017

Good for dates

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 16, 2017

If you're into Italian food, this place is a great bet. The food and service are terrific and the ambiance attractive. And, you don't feel rushed, making it a nice place for a business conversation or a leisurely meal. Well done.

Tags: Casual, Business Meals
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 16, 2017

Casa Nonna is convenient to Penn Station and the service is terrific,

Tags: Casual, Great for Lunch
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·Dined on November 15, 2017

Not our first visit and better than ever! The food is just outstanding. Their focaccia is unique and super delicious. Bruschetta choices, just wonderful. Their ricotta is incredible. Gnocchi, light and the sauce quite tasty.

The waiter, overhearing that it was my wife's birthday, treated us to Proseco, shortbread cookies, chocolate tort and vanilla gelato. Perfect ending to a perfect meal.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Cozy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 15, 2017

We had to wait 20 minutes to be seated when we had a reservation. The back area was closed for a private party. Food was OK but service was uneven. It is hardly a small intimate environment - big loud open spaces with many large tables of diners. The food was very expensive and there were no reasonably priced bottles of wine.
In NYC you can find scores of charming Italian restaurants with better service and reasonable prices.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Great place to gather in midtown, convenient to Penn Station and PATH train if you're meeting folks who are trekking in. The fresh oven-baked bread filled with cheese--given for free after you order--alone is worth the price of admission. Our group of four feasted on bruschetta, margherita pizza, gnocchi, pappardelle al porcini, and chicken parm. Be sure to order a bottle of wine, as they have a worthy selection. Save room for dessert; we enjoyed the pear tart, panna cotta, and pistachio gelato.

Tags: Comfort Food, Bar Seating
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We had a 6:15 reservation, were seated by 6:18, placed orders for wine, 4 salads and two pastas, one appetizer, and told waiter we had to be out by 7:30 for a show. Salads and wine came promptly but by 7:15, still no pasta. Waiter kept saying Food would arrive “any minute” but it never did. At 7:30, Manager came over, comped the wine and salads and apologized, saying there was problem in the kitchen. The restaurant was only 1/2 full, so don’t understand what happened. We left hungry, and unhappy. Won’t be going back.

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·Dined on November 11, 2017

When we arrived I made sure to let the waiter know that we had reservations for a play at 8pm. He said it was not problem and they would make sure we were served in plenty of time. Our service was very slow and I reminded him about our play reservations. He blamed our order being slow on a steak dinner. Meanwhile, patrons who came in after us were being served. That being said, we were served at 7:35 and rushed. The manager came over and gave us a 20% discount on our meal. I would have rather enjoyed the meal! Needless to say we were late for our play.

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vip
 (New England)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Outstanding as always, dine there every time we are in NYC. Creative cuisine and excellent service. We had our 14 year old granddaughter with us this time and she really enjoyed it. Make it a point to go there every Veterans Day, on that day the veteran's meal is free, that is greatly appreciated.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Authentic, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Always a great choice for business meetings. All companies that I bring there are impressed.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Paleo Friendly, Romantic, Quick Bite, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Comfort Food, Casual, Pre/post Theatre, Tasting Menu, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Fun, Happy Hour, Business Meals, Great for Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Grande salle agréable même si bruyante.
Service très sympathique et attentionné.
Nourriture assez moyenne pour le prix.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

The fresh tagliatelle pasta was wonderful. I loved the eggplant Parmesan and the seasonal pear and pumpkin salad. A wonderful neighborhood restaurant

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 5, 2017

It was my first time eating at Casa Nonna and I will definitely return! We celebrated my mom's birthday there and the staff went above and beyond to make her experience special. She received a birthday card upon arrival and an array of desserts with a special birthday treatment. And on top of everything, the food was amazing as well! It was the best restaurant experience and service I've had in a while.

Tags: Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Romantic, Good Vegetarian Options
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

An oasis in this funky part of town. I had the branzino with a perfect crispy skin. Great negronis also. Excellent service.

Tags: Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 30, 2017

Great service!

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 (London)·Dined on October 28, 2017

The scallops and risotto were VERY delicious. They also do a good pour on wine. Overall, they don't disappoint

Tags: Comfort Food, Bar Seating
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Was disappointed in the size of the portions that were served for the prices that are charged. My husband and I shared a self made 4 course meal. Our cost was over $120.00., no beverages. Started our meal with a beet salad, it was good, not special and a small portion for the amount charged. The squash ravoli was the best part of the meal and fairly priced. The over cooked rack of lamb chops, only 2 double chops was way overpriced. Dessert was ok with their seasonal pana cotta. There are better restaurants in the area, will probably not return.

Tags: Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 25, 2017

Started with caesar salad (perfectly dressed, large portion) and meatballs (delicate and flavorful, red sauce was delicious, beautiful presentation). I had the siamese agnolati (very tasty but lukewarm in temperature). My husband had the zuppa di pesce (generous portion, a bit spicy). The waiter was attentive and friendly. Sommelier was very helpful and honest. Tiny bites of apple cake were served with the bill.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre
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 (New England)·Dined on October 24, 2017

Whenever I see octopus on the menu, I order it. The Polipo appetizer of octopus, Umbrian chickpeas, semi dried tomatoes, red onion, roasted red pepper, black olives, with a sherry vinaigrette was mouth watering. My entree was Pansotti de Zucca, butternut squash ravioli, brown butter, sage, walnut pesto and amaretto cookies. A perfectly hand made and cooked seasonal delight.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 23, 2017

A SHAME TO HAVE SUCH A NICE LOOKING PLACE IN NYC WITH SUCH TERRIBLE FOOD. PIZZA SAUCE WAS LIKE TOMATO SAUCE OUT OF THE CAN WITH OREGANO IN IT. AND VERY SMALL PIZZA WITH A LARGE PRICE TAG. ALSO SERVICE WAS SLOW. THE DECOR AND SIZE OF RESTAURANT VERY NICE , IF ONLY THEY COULD UP THE FOOD QUALITY IT WOULD BE NICE.

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 22, 2017

This restaurant is a hidden gem in the garment district. Looks completely nondiscript from the outside so you might walk past without a second thought, but once inside it is a vibrant, well decorated, cheerful, spacious restaurant---a total surprise! The bread they put on the table is almost Like a very thin pizza dough and sometimes stuffed with heavenly ricotta cheese. Absolutely addictive! We have gone with a huge group of 10 and we were easily accommodated at a round table with plenty of room to spare all around us and between our own seats. Such a roomy restaurant! All the food is super! They have a giant wood burning pizza oven and make great use of it. All the pasta is delicious and the octopus appetizer is divine. The restaurant is very lively and the waitstaff is excellent.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

I choose this restaurant to celebrate my wife's birthday. My wife wanted to have our 7 year old accompany us for Dinner. I had never eaten at this restaurant before so I was taking a chance when booking the reservation. My reservation was for 5:00 pm but we got there at 4:30 pm both my wife and son were very very hungry. I told the Manager Steve that our reservations was for 5:00 pm and we were early but very hungry. Without hesitation Steve was gracious and said that we were welcome to eat immediately. Steve wished my wife Happy Birthday upon greeting her and gave her a Birthday card while escorting our family to our table. Steve even gave us a great booth/table to sit at that was relaxing and spacious for all of us. Steve sent two complimentary glasses of champagne to our table which made the experience very special. The preparation and presentation of our food was beautiful, and the food was especially delicious. We ordered dessert and the staff went the extra mile to place a candle on top of my wife's dessert and sing Happy Birthday. Steve walked over to our table again wished my wife Happy Birthday and had another surprise in store, he said the dessert was compliments of the restaurant. This restaurant was so generous, courteous, and friendly and truly made you feel welcomed to be there. My wife was so happy with the experience she said it was the best Birthday experience ever. Thanks again to Steve and Staff for such a wonderful dining experience. I would recommend this restaurant to all. Truly a hidden diamond in such a big city.

Sincerely Grateful
Robert S & Family

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Groups, Hot Spot, Fun, Romantic, Vibrant Bar Scene
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Nice atmosphere, great selection of pasta dishes, very good service. Will visit again!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre
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