About Scarpetta

In a Greek revival townhouse on the edge of the Meatpacking District, LDV Hospitality brings a deft touch and unwavering passion to creating food that is unexpected and soulful. An Italian expression that means “little shoe” – or the shape bread takes when used to soak up a dish — Scarpetta represents the pure pleasure of savoring a meal down to its very last taste. Amongst many accolades, Scarpetta NYC received a three-star review from The New York Times and a nomination for Best New Restaurant in the country from the James Beard Foundation in 2009.

355 West 14th Street
New York, NY 10014
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Italian, Vegetarian, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Serving Dinner:
Monday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Friday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm
Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Bar opens daily at 5:00pm

NYE
Sunday, December 31st; 5:30pm - Late

Cross Street:
9th Avenue

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 691-0555

Website:
http://www.ldvhospitality.com/brands/scarpetta/

Catering:
Based on availability, our chef team can create special off-premise catering experiences, inclusive of private chef options in-home and social/office gatherings.

Public Transit:
A, C, E & L trains to 8th Avenue/14th Street.

Executive Chef:
Chef Jorge Espinoza

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wine

Specials

Black & White Truffle Tasting

Sundays - Thursdays from 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

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Specials

Black & White Truffle Tasting

Sundays - Thursdays from 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Details

Join us this season for our new 5-course tasting menu for $89pp++ and add our Black and White Truffle tasting supplement for the additional Market Price. Available for a limited time only, Sunday - Thursday at Scarpetta NYC. Excludes Tax and Tip. Special valid Oct 20, 2017 - Jan 2, 2018 on Sundays - Thursdays from 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM.

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Details

We will be open for dinner on Christmas Eve, offering either our regular dinner menu or a specialty 5-course tasting menu for $89pp++, with option to add truffle tasting for +MP. Additional wine pairing available. Great for group dining!

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Details

We will be open for dinner on New Year's Eve, offering our regular dinner menu or a specialty 5-course tasting menu for $89pp++, with option to add truffle tasting for +MP. Inclusive of a champagne toast at midnight, wine pairing options available. Great for group dining!

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Details
Sun 5:00PM - 5:45PM 8:45PM - 10:00PM

Mon 5:30PM - 6:15PM 8:45PM - 10:00PM

Tue - Wed 5:30PM - 5:45PM 8:45PM - 10:00PM

Thu 5:30PM - 5:30PM 8:45PM - 10:00PM

Fri 5:30PM - 5:30PM 9:45PM - 10:30PM

Sat 5:00PM - 5:15PM 9:45PM - 10:30PM

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Private Dining

Scarpetta NYC offers semi-private dining in the front cafe for up to 20 guests, along with full restaurant buyouts of 100 seated/150 standing. Join us as we customize your special event, with culinary and beverage packages available and our seasoned staff to serve you.

Scarpetta Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.5

ambience

4.5

value

4.1

Noise

Moderate

93% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (50)
Special Occasion (50)
Fit for Foodies (47)
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Romantic (35)
Good for Anniversaries (32)
Notable Wine List (28)
Authentic (23)
Creative Cuisine (23)
Neighborhood Gem (23)
Good for Birthdays (22)
Hot Spot (20)
Business Meals (18)
Bar Seating (16)
Cozy (14)
People Watching (14)
Pre/post Theatre (14)
Good for Groups (13)
Handcrafted Cocktails (13)
Casual (12)
Fun (12)
Great for Outdoor Dining (12)
Vibrant Bar Scene (10)
Worth the Drive (10)
Tasting Menu (9)
Comfort Food (6)
Quiet Conversation (6)
Good Vegetarian Options (6)
Late-night Find (5)
Seasonal (5)
Sunday Lunch (5)
Healthy (4)
Local Ingredients (3)
Organic (3)
Paleo Friendly (3)
Great for Lunch (2)
Vegan (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Tapas (1)
Waterfront (1)
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 (New York Area)·Dined 3 days ago

The restaurant is lovely, the tables are spaced far enough apart that you don't feel like you need to raise your voice, and the waitstaff is knowledgeable and attentive. It would have been a lovely evening had I not bit into my $60 appetizer (I was splurging on the black truffles) and found a long hair in it. Needless to add that was my last bite of the evening. While the manager came over and offered his apologies and refilled my wine glass, the evening was ruined. In fairness, my husband's dinner was very good and hair-free. I will not be going back.

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 (New York Area)·Dined 3 days ago

Great food and service. Braised short ribs and beet salad are a must.

Tags: People Watching, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined 3 days ago

Scarpetta is a staple go- to spot. I sent my parents and their best friends here last night and they haven't stopped raving about how good everything was. My dad is a tough critic and he said it was one of the best dinners he's ever had. Great place, amazing food and spectacular service!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined 4 days ago

Amazing service and great food!

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 (London)·Dined 5 days ago

The meal wasn’t as delicious as I recall

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·Dined on November 12, 2017

Absolutely top notch dining experience with A+ service in a very cool setting. Expensive but well worth it and will definitely go back. My one point of contention was that the wine list was too high priced.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Hot Spot, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Better than I remembered it to be. AMAZING experience!!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 9, 2017

It’s Scarpetta, it’s always fabulous!!!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Everything was delicious but I was disappointed in no zucchini blossoms on the menu any longer...get them back!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 7, 2017

This was our first time dining at Scarpetta and I was very impressed. The food was incredible and the server was very attentive. He explained the highlights of the menu and made some recommendation. The polenta was the best I've ever had. I would skip the cocktails and go for a classic glass of wine, the polomas were not the best.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Good Vegetarian Options, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Authentic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 6, 2017

Repeat visit. Very good selection. Food tasty. Truffles available in November. Yum.

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

Perfection. Pasta was the best I’ve ever had.

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·Dined on November 5, 2017

Terrible table, pasta is typically delicious but the ragu was bland. Table next to us ordered the same thing and sent it back.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

the best pasta, dessert, and wait staff. period...this place never disappoints and their ability to replicate the same meals consistently is truly impressive.

Tags: Romantic
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 (New England)·Dined on November 2, 2017

This was the fourth time we have been to Scarpetta. The food was as good as always, but this time it was so loud we had trouble carrying on a conversation with 4 people at the table. The table was not ready when we arrived so we had to wait about 1/2 hour after our reservation time for the table. They were sorry and tried to compensate us with some complimentary pastas, but honestly we would have preferred just getting a discount. The extra food wasn't necessarily a great idea. We will go back, but hopefully the next time it won't be as loud.

Tags: Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on October 31, 2017

Outstanding meal and friendly service. Ambiance was lively, elegant but not quiet. I would go back anytime!

Tags: Good for a Date, Fun, Comfort Food
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 (Chicago)·Dined on October 29, 2017

We LOVE this place so when OpenTable gave us a $100 gift card we jumped at the chance to try Scarpetta in NYC. The waiter was not too happy we were paying with a gift card so the second I showed him the voucher on my phone he did not feel like giving us much attention. We did not really care though because we were enjoying the atmosphere and it was our first time out together in a really long time.

Now for the food: SPAGHETII ALL DAY LONG. My husband and I both got it. It is our favorite. The short rib appetizer is pretty incredible as well.

They provide bread for you with a few different spreads which are also SO delicious.

The food came out and we were in and out in about an hour.

This is a perfect romantic date spot.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Good for Groups, Romantic, Authentic, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Houston)·Dined on October 29, 2017

Love the simple pasta dish and have it every time we visit. Customer service went above and beyond this visit for a special occasion.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 27, 2017

It was a wonderful evening starting with drinks at the bar. We had a table in the bar area which was less noisy than the inside dining area. We had a wonderful server who was attentive and friendly. Starting with the appetizers braised octopus and braised short ribs which were delicious. We had the spaghetti & tomato basil and farfalle w/sweetbreads. The pasta is perfectly done. Since it was my date's birthday, we were surprised with a dessert. The end to a wonderful dinner.

Tags: Hot Spot, Authentic, Bar Seating
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 25, 2017

The spaghetti was superb, very flavorful and authentic . We enjoyed the atmosphere and the server was courteous and attentive .

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Amazing cuisine. The service isn’t excellente! I went twice in the same week week.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 22, 2017

I'm pretty finicky about Italian food, but Scarpetta can really dish it out. My dining partner and I each had an app, a pasta, and an entree. There was no overlap so I got to eat three dishes, and taste three others. There was not a stinker in the bunch. We also indulged in their cocktail menu and wine list. The cocktails were very well done. Even standard cocktails like a Paloma were given a Scarpetta twist that made them more enjoyable. The service, too, was right on target. We told them about about a nut allergy at the beginning, and they were knowledgeable about what would be problematic. They also knew exactly what nuts could be omitted or placed on the side. All told, the food was excellent, and the drinks and the service were flawless.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

The food was excellent. We had seared scallops and cauliflower to start, followed by their signature spaghetti with tomato sauce and Brussel sprouts. The service was very attentive, but not overwhelming. We sat in the front section of the restaurant, which was really the bar. It was way too noisy. We couldn’t hear our waitress and she couldn’t hear us either. I assume the back is quieter. I was surprised that we got sat at the bar considering we had a reservation. I would definitely come again but I would insist on sitting away from the bar.

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·Dined on October 21, 2017

Most friendly staff, had such a great time. Don't leave without trying the spaghetti -- a class done RIGHT.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 19, 2017

We ordered drinks immediately after being seated and they did not arrive until after our appetizers were served .Both the maitre d and the waiter apologized but I was quite surprised when the round of drinks were not taken off our bill or a dessert was offered because of the inconvenience

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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 (San Antonio)·Dined on October 18, 2017

Oh, my gosh! Such great food! Wait staff were exceptional. A definite recommend!

Tags: Late-night Find, Hot Spot, Local Ingredients
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 18, 2017

Perfect fresh pasta sums this place up. Every time the pasta is fresh and full of flavor as is the sauce. I had the scallops for an appetizer and we shared some spaghetti at the table. The halibut was also cooked to perfection as was the flavorful puree and garnish veggies. Do not skip out on dessert. The chocolate cake with gelato and coffee finished the meal perfectly. The service is top notch from the hostess, waiters, maitre'd and management all made us feel at home. Great place and I always find a way to eat here while I am in town.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 18, 2017

Great food! Our server was amazing by getting us out of our comfort zone and gave us great suggestions !

Tags: Romantic, Authentic, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (New England)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Delicious Italian food- we sat outside which was lovely

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on October 16, 2017

The food was amazing. We pick this place on a recommendation from a travel book, very happy with the choice

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on October 15, 2017

The staff, ambiance, and most of all the food was outstanding! I had the Branzino, which was fantastic. You won't be disappointed - this restaurant is the real deal! Perfect for special occasions!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Fun, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Very good food and service

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Incredibly poor start to the reservation with the table a good 30 mins behind our scheduled time. Walk ins were somehow seated before us. The restaurant tried to make up with an app and desert on the house after we blew up regarding the delays, but candidly it was too little too late. A great night had already been ruined with such poor service from the hosts and bar at the start of the night.

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·Dined on October 11, 2017

Wonderful dinner. The pasta pomodoro was outstanding, one of the best pasta dishes I've ever had. Also delicious was the apple and quince tarte tartin.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Creative Cuisine, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot, Fit for Foodies
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 (Raleigh)·Dined on October 9, 2017

My wife and I shared a pasta (duck and foie gras ravioli), and a fish (halibut). Both were terrific! The ravioli was worth the trip! I will return just for that. They also make an amazing Manhattan. The wine list was a bit rich for my wallet.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Tasting Menu, Special Occasion
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·Dined on October 9, 2017

I was really disappointed by this restaurant . I took my family here for my mother's birthday and was really disappointed by the service and food . The attention to detail was not there and our food came out cold . We ordered sparkling water but the waiter kept on refilling our glasses with tap water even though we told him not to . They just didn't care .

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·Dined on October 8, 2017

This restaurant is excellent. The food was outstanding. The only caveats are that there was a reluctance to seat us until all 6 were present (there were 5 of us). They agreed to do so after we registered concern. The wine list is spectacular, as are the prices. They need to have a far better balanced wine list in terms of different pricing levels. And the noise levels were on the high side; but the vibe was great

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Vibrant Bar Scene, Notable Wine List
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 (Orlando)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Truly exceptional. The polenta is the best I've ever had. Risotto... absolute perfection. Romanesco was delicious. Desserts were not too small, not too large... were perfectly prepared and presented. The panna cotta with guava soup is an absolute must-have. Cheesecake made with goat cheese is a wonderful departure from a more traditional offering. Service was impeccable and very attentive, but not overbearing. Food service was well timed. Highly recommend this restaurant. 2nd time I've visited. Will be back again and again!

Tags: Authentic, Bar Seating, Hot Spot, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Good for a Date
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Amazing start to finish.
Thank you Scarpetta Team
José Luis made the evening unforgettable.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Late-night Find, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies
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 (Miami)·Dined on October 7, 2017

The food is amazing, the noise is too much. They have music going on like a bar scene and everyone have to speak loud over the music. We did not like that. We thought it was fine dining. The food is definitely fine dining, the Servers is well informed...however the noise is too much

Tags: Vegan, Special Occasion, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Birthdays
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