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La Catena Italian Restaurant

871 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY 10502
+1 914-231-9260
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pappardelle” (12 reviews)
“bruschetta” (7 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:45 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
871 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY 10502
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, the food and service were very good and reasonably priced for the quality and service. However, a big disappointment was there was no lunch menu although it was lunch time. On La Catena's website it shows the lunch menu for the weekends, so an...More

Thank Traveler2AM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Catena could be recommended solely for its exceptionally prepared and attractively presented food, served by an efficient waitstaff, however the restaurant went above and beyond when my husband was ill and housebound. Aware that La Catena had no take-out service, I asked if my...More

1  Thank pas132017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived to a mostly empty restaurant, we had poor service from our waiter who could not get tea with lemon and sugar right. He did not bring any olive oil or butter for the bread. I ordered spaghetti with white clam...More

Thank 911carolg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't say enough good things about this place. The owner is a class act. The food is soooo good. Like good enough that I insist on driving here from Brooklyn to eat their pappardelle on my birthday because it makes me happy. Yes, this...More

Thank Bianca C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amelio, the owner, took special care of us since my cousin is a frequent customer. We shared his special pappadelle with cognac and a wheel of parmagiane. We followed that with Veal Parm, salmon, shrimp fra Diablo, chicken livornese. Each was fantastic. We had dessert...More

Thank JB5445
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Clearly a local spot, and a place where you are treated better if they know you. It was pleasantly surprising to find a restaurant in a strip mall populated by waiters in black, white shirts and neckties or bowties - it felt very old school....More

Thank JDW952
Reviewed 16 September 2017

As one travels inland from the water (either the Hudson River or Long Island Sound) in Westchester County, it's somewhat difficult to find a reasonably priced family restaurant that serves consistently good food. La Catena is one of those places. The owner will greet you...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

I came here for a family lunch around 1pm.. The place was completely empty and we were seated and greeted warmly. They started us with bread and bruschetta for the table. It was delicious and we ordered a bottle of malbec and prosecco. My aunts...More

Thank Bianca C
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Decided to stop in for dinner after hitting balls on a nearby golf range. We don't live in the neighborhood but passed the restaurant (in a strip mall) on the way to the range. It was fairly crowded but we were seated easily enough without...More

Thank ChinadollRVC
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Recently went to a retirement party here. The food from appetizer to dessert was delicious. Appetizers served were like something you'd get in a small town in Italy. Wine both white and wine was 100% Italian. Will be back with family and friends for a...More

Thank HalloweenOwl
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17 December 2014|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 911carolg | Reviewed this property |
See jakeman77's answer. This really covers it. The restaurant puts out a menu virtually the same day as the special holiday. Expect crowds and less than attentive service, but the food is generally pretty good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 871 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY 10502
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Ardsley
  • Phone Number: +1 914-231-9260
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