About San Marino Soho

San Marino is home to the finest northern Italian Cuisine in New York City.
Our restaurant offers delicious and authentic dishes with recipes rooted in Northern Italy. San Marino serves the only finest veal, rack of lamb, chicken, and fish as well as homemade pasta and dessert.
Owner Sammy Gashiano started working in an Italian Restaurant at the age of 16 in Rimini, Italy. In 1995, he followed his passion to a NYC restaurant where he picked up the skills necessary in gourmet food at the hard knock school of fine dining, working his way to master chef in places like Acapella and Lorto’s. By the age of 32 Sammy established his first restaurant, San Marino, in downtown Manhattan at 15 Gold Street, which later expanded to Staten Island. Now, he’s expanded again offering his incredible food to the bustling neighborhood of Soho.
In December 2013, we opened the doors to Antica Ristorante in the Financial District. anticany.com

66 Charlton Street
New York, NY 10013
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Tuesday - Friday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm; Dinner: 5:00pm - 11:00pm;
Saturday, 4;30 pm - 11:00 pm

Cross Street:
66

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

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

Phone Number:
(212) 206-3766

Website:
http://www.sanmarinosoho.com/

Catering:
Free delivery and we cater for small parties.

Parking Details:
Parking on the street with meter, free after 6 clock, Saturday and Sunday free parking in Charlton Street.

Public Transit:
Train number one to Houston street. One block south of Houston street is Charlton street.

Executive Chef:
Sammy Gashiano

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access

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Mon - Sat 4:00PM - 5:30PM

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San Marino is home to the finest northern Italian Cuisine in New York City. Our restaurant offers delicious and authentic dishes with recipes rooted in Northern Italy. San Marino serves the only finest veal, rack of lamb, chicken, and fish as well as homemade pasta and dessert. Owner Sammy Gashia

San Marino Soho Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.4

ambience

4.3

value

4.3

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Moderate

89% would recommend it to a friend

Authentic (6)
Good for a Date (5)
Romantic (5)
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Cozy (4)
Neighborhood Gem (4)
Business Meals (4)
Special Occasion (4)
Quiet Conversation (4)
Good for Birthdays (3)
Notable Wine List (3)
Pre/post Theatre (3)
Good for Anniversaries (2)
Great for Brunch (2)
Casual (2)
Fit for Foodies (2)
Happy Hour (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Bar Seating (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Good for Groups (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
Worth the Drive (1)
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on February 9, 2018

Really good Italian food, with fantastic, fresh pasta. The service was friendly and fast. We had a great time!

Tags: Business Meals, Romantic, Hot Spot, Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Authentic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 4, 2018

I had a party of four. The service was exceptional, the food was extremely tasty and divine. Worth every dollar I spent. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Tags: Authentic, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Cozy, Afternoon Coffee, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Tasting Menu, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 26, 2018

Went on a cold January evening. Received a warm welcome from the staff. While we had a glass of wine the server brought us delicious eggplant chips and olives . Food was wonderful, service was very professional and old world helpful. Have already recommended to friends. Looking forward to returning soon.

Tags: Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Authentic, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on January 21, 2018

Great neighborhood find. really good food.

will definitely go again.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 12, 2018

This is seriously the best you get in Italian food, and the service is impeccable. It’s not pricey like Carbone but well worth the money..

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 8, 2018

Not what I would call a professional resturan

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

Had a great time place it’s beautiful inside. Food was delicious and service was very attentive. Would definitely come back again.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 27, 2017

Beautiful looking place food was outstanding.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 20, 2017

Happened upon this restaurant when looking for a place to eat before a concert at City Winery. It is a small restaurant attached to a hotel. It probably offers brunch and breakfast to the residents of the hotel. We went for dinner. The service was outstanding. Everyone in the restaurant was there to watch out for you. The bartender came over to make sure she made a cocktail correctly....the person drinking said it needed to be "up" without ice. She went back to the bar and brought back two delicious cocktails made to order. We were a party of four and we shared a pasta dish which the waiter split for us. We ordered a veal dish and a chicken dish and both were excellent. My husband raved about his branzino which was served whole with head on but most of the bones were removed. Served nicely. The wine ordered was also good. I definitely will return here and mention it to friends.

Tags: Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on December 5, 2017

We had a wonderful dinner prior to attending a concert in the Greene Space. Food and service were excellent.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 2, 2017

It was a quiet night at San Marino. The food and service were wonderful-it was like having a private dining room! The waiter was so attentive and very very nice. We enjoyed his recommendations, high level of service and conversation.

Tags: Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Searching for a intimate place for a one-on-one meal, we landed on this discreet place in western Soho. We missed it at first, since it is tucked away next to a hotel. The passageway into the dining area was narrow, portending disaster. But it opened out to an open room with well-spaced tables, in a quiet setting. Lighting was a bit too bright for that intimate feeling we were looking for. It probably can be described as a hotel resto, situated in a lonely stretch of Soho. That said: the food was excellent; the extras were most welcome (ton of well-oiled olives, zucchini chips...). I asked for an exchange of pasta for potatoes and was immediately accommodated, no charge. I couldn't sample the bottles of red but my Santa Cristina by the glass was exceptionally nice. The wait staff (Mario and Enzo) were super! I would go back since they try so hard to make this a great evening - and they succeeded wonderfully! If only more people would take advantage of it and fill up the dining room. There were but a handful of people present.

Tags: Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Food and service was fabulous. We will definitely be back when in the area

Tags: Tasting Menu
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 16, 2017

I was staying at the Marriot Courtyard and decided to not travel too far. I saw that San Marino was a nearby restaurant and decided to go there. The portobello mushroom and red snapper dishes that I had ordered were cooked perfectly. I will most definitely be back again.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Sunday Lunch, Casual, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Happy Hour, Great for Brunch, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 12, 2017

The food and service were excellent. It felt like we were the most important people in the restaurant.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Always a delicious special meal at San Marino. If you're looking for authentic Italian food with classic dishes, this is your place. Wonderful service, high end food and drink, and fabulous food. I had the veal parmesan, which was wonderful

Tags: Cozy, Notable Wine List, Authentic, Hot Spot
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 31, 2017

This is my favorite Italian restaurant I always have to eat here when we travel for business in New York City. The food is outstanding and service is 5 Star. Porcini Mushroom Ravioli is divine. Love the little extra portions of bread the parmigiano cheese and the fried zucchini and the last little glass of grappa to finish off a great meal. A must eat place if you’re in tow amazing.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 26, 2017

Very Very quiet at lunch. Food was decent and staff was ok. Decor was a bit off and the bathroom locations odd.

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

San Marino is a terrific italian restaurant with an attentive staff and a very calm atmosphere for excellent dining. Everything was delicious, we started with fried zucchini and olives, which were complimentary on the house. They also offered gluten free and vegetarian options. We highly recommend this restaurant to others who are looking for a good Italian restaurant.

Tags: Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good Vegetarian Options, Gluten Free Options
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Fabulous! The service was beautiful and the food was amazing. I tested everyone's entree, between 4 of us we had 2 kinds of pasta; one with pesto sauce, one with lemon sauce and salmon. We also tried branzini and red snapper; that was delicious. We were treated with respect but not in an over bearing way. The staff were obliging and charming and interested in serving us and making our visit memorable - they achieved that. We would not hesitate to recommend this establishment to people who appreciate fine dining and want to enjoy that 'special' nice out. We certainly would return

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

i don't know how they got the high rating ! My 1st clue to a problem was the fact that our table of 4 was the only diners in the restaurant for an hour. we were later joined by another table of 4 and a table of 1 ! This is a Thursday night in NYC ? the food was fair at best, with my orecchiette/sausage pasta appetizer nearly tasteless. the wait staff was pleasant and attentive and the restaurant is nicely decorated, but the food was definitively a disappointment.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 22, 2017

Five star because for quality food and good service for NYC standard is way good . Fried zucchini olives three different bread and complimentary Sambuca . Dinner for two in meatpacking cost us almost double two weeks ago.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on August 14, 2017

Sammy is a great host and owner. Ask for Mario for your waiter Always have enjoyed the meal, ambience, and they set every table for with chucks of parmagiano , fried zucchini and olives to go with the bread.

Tags: Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Seasonal, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 9, 2017

I came here for a business meeting and everything was quite delectable. The staff was on point and very professional from when I came until I left. The food may I add was even better than the service which was top of the line. All together I highly recommend this place and look forward to dining again very soon. Thank you San Marino.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 8, 2017

Everyone at San Marino treated my family and I like honored guests. As soon as we sat, we were provided with complimentary fried eggplant and olives. Both were delicious. The bread was decent too. The calamari at first appeared pedestrian, but it was very tender and delicious. All of our entrees were outstanding and my son's lobster ravioli had huge, tender chunks of lobster in it. After dinner, I was offered complimentary Sambucca aperitif. My two glasses of wine both had generous pours. We would return here for sure. Great food and reasonable prices for SoHo.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 20, 2017

I love the ambience of this place, and the food is incredible.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Business Meals, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries
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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 18, 2017

We had a business dinner and had about 10 people in our group. The restaurant booked us a private party room which was quite and cozy. We ordered pre-fixed dinner menu and shared 4 appetizers family style. The second course portion was very generous and everyone enjoyed their selection from salmon to veal. We ordered bottles of both white and red wine to share and completed the dinner with coffee and tea and shared a few desserts as we were pretty full. Highly recommend the restaurant if you have a chance to go to NYC.

Tags: Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 14, 2017

The waiters were very friendly, and the ambiance of the restaurant was superbe.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 12, 2017

Stayed over at Trump Soho me and my business partner were looking for a nice Italian restaurant around the area place was recommended by the concierge walked to San Marino very close to our Hotel. Let me tell you I love their Gnocchi pasta with veal raggu it was delicious I highly recommend to try they will do an appetizer portion if you ask the best gnocchi I had in my life we also ordered a bottle of Brunello di Montalcino it's my favorite enjoyed every sip. I will definitely be back again Sami the owner couldn't of been more accommodating thank you San Marino.

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

Great service on a Saturday night. The matre'd was excellent and very attentive. The food was good overall and the complimentary bread and appetizers were a nice touch.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Quiet Conversation
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 (New York Area)·Dined on June 2, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here before a concert that was around the corner. It was early on a Friday night (before 6) and there was one other group of four in the room. Service was attentive without being overbearing and the food was wonderful, starting with the olives and zucchini chips plates that arrived with the bread and butter. We shared an appetizer of calamari that was oh so tender! My husband declared his spaghetti carbonara to be the best he ever had. I had a chicken dish with artichokes and mushrooms that was delightful. I think we have found a new favorite restaurant!!!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on May 19, 2017

Great meal! Good value. Highly recommended. A real gem! We can't wait to return!

Tags: Romantic, Pre/post Theatre, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Good Vegetarian Options, Gluten Free Options, Creative Cuisine, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on May 4, 2017

Food and menu were excellent and Mario was a great waiter! Quiet at dinnertime so easy to talk.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on May 2, 2017

Everything in San Marino was amazing.This restaurant was spectacular.The food was good,the service was good,they have great wines. I had the Fettucini Sammarinse and it was outstanding i would definitely recommended this to a friend. Trust me San Marino wont disappoint you.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Late-night Find, Comfort Food, Business Meals, Tasting Menu, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Cozy, Bar Seating
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 (New York Area)·Dined on April 29, 2017

The service is timely and friendly! The food was authentic and delicious. I highly recommend this if you want food food! And friendly and warm staff!

Tags: Good for Groups, Gluten Free Options, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Authentic
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 (West Virginia)·Dined on April 8, 2017

Husband & son said it was the best chicken parm they ever eaten.

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

Restaurant: Above average wine list, with seemingly the better choices of each wine type. Service is fast yet able to maintain a non rushed experience. The restaurant provides gourmet northern Italian food. There is no other restaurant in a 10 miles radius that comes close to this one. The only one is in Englewood Cliffs that restaurant's portions are just too small you leave hungry. NOT here, San Marino is the best of the best offering free grappa at the end of the meal which was absolutely the best I have ever tasted. (I am not a grappa drinker but have tried it many times with no success)
Reservations are suggested, Atmosphere was warm . Excellent

Tags: Vegan, Comfort Food, Healthy, Kid-friendly, Hot Spot, Seasonal, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for Birthdays, Local Ingredients, Great for Lunch, Romantic, Authentic, Casual, Cozy, Gluten Free Options, Fun, Quick Bite, Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Tasting Menu
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on March 31, 2017

Service was exceptional!
It was an early dinner because we were seeing a show at the Beacon Theater. the rain & wind was severe & we needed extra travel time. Skipped appetizer, just enough time for a drink & entree. My meal consisted of chicken on the bone - well...it was bone, skin and literally one bite of chicken. They were very quick to replace it with an acceptable dish. Again, the wait staff/ service was outstanding.

Tags: Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 28, 2017

We had a marvelous dinner at San Marino Soho, where the dining room is attractive and comfortable, the staff friendly and welcoming, and the service, cuisine and presentation all excellent. Moderate prices make this an excellent value.

Minestrone was prepared to order with fresh vegetables, and a pasta dish (pappardelle) was delicious. A whole fish was grilled to perfection, boned for us at our request, and accompanied by a generous serving of broccoli sauteed with fresh garlic and oil.

The restaurant is located just half a block away from the Greene Space, making it perfect for pre- or post-performance dining. There is abundant free on-street parking after 6:00 p.m., and subways are just a few blocks away.

Tags: Good for a Date, Disabled Access, Kid-friendly, Worth the Drive, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Gluten Free Options, Spicy, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Healthy, Authentic, Tasting Menu, Business Meals, People Watching, Fun, Outstanding Value
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on February 20, 2017

Very, Very nice Italian Restaurant in that area. Before show to city winery definitely, have a dinner in this restaurant.reasonably priced for NYC standard. wine list with many choices. Whole Branzini was perfect and Fresh Pappardelle pasta with mushroom and I love truffle oil. Complimentary home made Sambuca was very nice .Very nice place in that side of Soho.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Romantic, Bar Seating, Quiet Conversation
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