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Trattoria L'incontro

2176 31st St, Astoria, NY 11105-2602
+1 718-721-3532
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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2176 31st St, Astoria, NY 11105-2602
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1 - 10 of 333 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

a fun get together with friends was disturbed by constant bustling and shuffling at our table, very annowing. the food wasnt what we remembered it to be.More

Thank donna r
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Donna, thank you for your feedback. I always want my guests to enjoy their dining experience and, of course, our food, so it's disappointing you didn't have the greatest time. With the shuffling and bustling was it the staff was it costumers ,we have a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the very best restaurants we have ever had the pleasure of dining. Wine choice we selected of pinot noir and cabernet were excellent. Granddaughters had the chicken parmesan and pasta and it was excellent. Beet salad was wonderful. Overall a really great meal....More

Thank Ronald L
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed our wine pairings with your meal, Ronald. Thanks so much for your kind words about our flavors and service -- your recommendation means the world to us. Our team is already looking forward to your next visit. All...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The mistake was not returning to this restaurant after a visiting it about five years ago. On my prior visit I was not happy with my entree because my chicken was cut too thick.. However this time it was an excellent all around experience. We...More

Thank hudsonvalleyduo
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so pleased you finally made it back! Thanks for the kind words. We hope you won't be a stranger this time. See you soon, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best Italian restaurant in Astoria, great location, the food was very good and delicious, staff was very nice, polite and friendly

Thank Tyler X
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It means a lot to hear you consider ours the best Italian restaurant in Astoria, Tyler! Thanks for the love. We can't wait to have you back again. Sincerely, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 10 July 2018

My husband and I celebrated his birthday here in June and we had the best time! I often get nervous going to restaurants between 2:30-5:30 because it tends to be quiet/change in the kitchen/etc. but we were still treated to first class service and food....More

Thank Arissa P
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Especially since it was your husband's birthday dinner, Arissa, I'm thrilled to hear the two of you had a wonderful time! Thanks so much for the compliments. It means the world to hear you consider one of the best restaurants around, and we look forward...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Even now that Astoria has become a mecca of great places to eat and drink, this Italian restaurant remains a classic and never disappoints. Great for quiet dinners or big groups. If you don't get there early, you might have a long wait - which...More

Thank IthePerson
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

It means the world to hear you consider us a classic! Thanks so much for the kind words. I'm thrilled you can count on us for wonderful Italian food, and we can't wait to have you back again soon. Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 9 July 2018

Excellent cuisine by Chef Rocco. His talent for extracting flavors is phenominal and don't forget the chocolate pizza.. It rivals any of the best Manhattan restaurants.

Thank cpoekel
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

It means so much to hear you consider us among the best restaurants in Manhattan! Thanks so much for the compliments -- look forward to having you back again. Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Lovely look to the room. Staff friendly and helpful. The food was delicious no complaints at all. Portions were plentiful. Chef is extremely handsome. :) Impressive wine bar as well.

Thank Katherine T
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Thanks for the compliments, Katherine! You made my day -- hope you'll come see us again soon. Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We drove an hour plus to Astoria to meet a friend who lives in Astoria for dinner at Trattoria L’Incontro. The valet parking was a plus and made our experience that much easier and better. We were seated in a side room, quieter than the...More

Thank Holly K
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Holly, especially since you drove such a great distance, I'm pleased you enjoyed the meal -- though if the eggplant could have been a little closer to perfection for you, I apologize. Thanks very much for your compliments as well as your feedback. We look...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Our family celebrated in upcoming wedding with a wonderful dinner at this renowned Italian restaurant located close to LaGuardia Airport. The food was out of this world, the wine was perfect, and the wait staff was excellent. If you are visiting NYC this restaurant is...More

Thank chuckbianco
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Especially since it was a special occasion, I'm thrilled that you enjoyed everything, Chuck! We aim for perfection, and it's wonderful to hear that we hit the mark. Thanks very much for the kind words, and we hope you'll come see us again. Sincerely, Chef...More

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KMI63
21 February 2018|
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Response from Jose M R | Reviewed this property |
There is only street parking, one hour only meters. They offer valet parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2176 31st St, Astoria, NY 11105-2602
    (Ditmars Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-721-3532
  • E-mail
Description
Zagat 2013 and Michelin Guide Recommended. Our cuisine is a combination of traditional classics and state-of-the-art fare. All of the dishes are prepared with an emphasis on using only the freshest ingredients, keeping the integrity of traditional dishes while incorporating a new style, with the focus on taste.
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