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For 2
Date
Fri, 2/23
Time
9:00 PM
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Vivolo

4.3
526 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Neighborhood Gem (12)
  • Romantic (6)
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Vivolo, the family name, long associated with fine dining and Italian cuisine, is located at 140 east 74th street, New York. Vivolo, established in 1977 by owner Angelo Vivolo, is nestled in a charming 1875 townhouse occupying two floors.

You enter into a rich English redwood paneled dining room and antique oak bar with a working fireplace. Ceilings beamed with dark wood create an overall intimate, friendly and romantic atmosphere. A "café" alcove offers several secluded tables or the perfect setting for dinners for 10.

The second floor of Vivolo has the look of a turn-of-the-century parlor with a gold leaf trimmed ceiling and working fireplace. The parlor floor is also a favorite for private parties.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation


Lunch:
Monday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Dinner:
Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm

Closed Sundays
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Phone number
(212) 737-3533
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Jacket Preferred
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Executive chef
Angelo Vivolo
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Private party facilities
The Vivolo Restaurant Group is your complete party solution. Whether you want to have a party in one of our four restaurants, or if you would like us to cater your next event, we will be delighted to work with you in selecting the best possible menu for your event - always with the same Vivolo quality and service!
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Private party contact
Linda Kaplan: (212) 308-0112
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Catering
Cucina Vivolo, a gourmet Italian café located next door to Vivolo, offers in-house dining, take-out, delivery and catering services.

All items from the Cucina Vivolo menu are available for take-out and delivery. A special brunch menu is offered on Saturday - all day long - at our 74th street location.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Corner of Lexington Avenue
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Public transit
6 Train
Additional
Bar Dining, Delivery, Fireplace, Full Bar, Private Room, Takeout, Wine
What 526 People Are Saying
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4.3  based on recent ratings
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food
4.3
service
4.3
ambience
4.2
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92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Salads were amazing and pastas are all wonderful especially the Rigatoni

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SusieR 
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

First time dining there. Cozy and intimate with great personal service. Nice wines. Gluten free penne. Definitely worth a revisit.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

The welcome was warm, the food was delicious, and the atmosphere was convivial.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

Amazing service, great variety of authentic Italian dishes!

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on January 23, 2018

Great food, friendly,caring and solicitous staff. Owner, Angelo makes the dining experience exceptional.

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vipOpenTable Diner 
4.0  Dined on January 22, 2018

Was disappointed as we selected this restaurant for restaurant week, however the waiter said they weren’t participating until tomorrow. Wish they were more transparent with this on their website and open table.

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OpenTable Diner 
4.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Vivolo has been around for decades and has shown its staying power while so many other restaurants of its ilk in the neighborhood have come and gone. The menu is appealing, the food is dependably good, the prices are appropriate, and the service is excellent. Even though the restaurant is small (two floors of a town house) and the tables quite close together, the noise level remains sufficiently low to permit easy conversation, so it is the perfect spot for a pleasant evening with a friend (or friends), a colleague or a spouse. It is a neighborhood favorite.

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amyloidbeta 
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Good food excellent flavor.
Nice fireplace upstairs

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on January 19, 2018

Lovely small restaurant, delicious food, good service, low noise level, fireplace, 1st flr restrooms.

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vipCarolyn 
4.0  Dined on January 16, 2018

Lunch for 6 ladies and we were well treated and not rushed

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