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Mario's Restaurant

2342 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8104
+1 718-584-1188
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“veal” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2342 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8104
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having gone to Mario's from my days as a Fordham Student 1987 to 1991 this visit was a nostalgic return. It was very underwhelming. The place looks exactly the same. The food was average and not enough bang for the buck. The service was great...More

Thank Vince A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first time back since 1978 and I was not disappointed! The restaurant has been owned and operated by the same family since 1940. The only negative was the noise level. Despite being seated against one of the side walls, cross table conversation...More

Thank OG1010
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We were taken here by our native New Yorker friends. This is their favourite restaurant. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and made some terrific suggestions for us. The restaurant is busy but they don't rush you. We had hot antipasto to share. Then tortellini...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 9 June 2017

What a wonderful restaurant and experience . They have been in business since 1916 . Truly an old fashion Italian restaurant . The staff were friendly and efficient . I love to see the family involved in the restaurant . We know Italian Food and...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal here, including drink deals at a decent price for NY. Delicious pasta! The bread was great - seeded and warmed. During the week they have reasonable lunch specials.

Thank nettiereno
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Made a reservation for a Saturday night. The restaurant was packed.placed our orders looking forward to the scungilli fra diavlo. Unfortunately, we were told they ran out of the scungilli. However, we were offered shrimp and calamari in its place. I enjoyed my dish, however...More

Thank Karen-Bob H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Mario's definitely captures the true flavor of Arthur Ave. The food is great and the wait staff is personable. Great place to have a leisurely lunch. Love the stuffed clams. Oh and excellent cappuccino.

Thank Bronxite
Reviewed 8 May 2017

incredible meal. capreses salad was delicious, fried calamari was done to perfection. pieces. fresh bread right out of the oven. Veal sorrentina was delicious with 3 large pieces. Wine list is limited but very reasonable. we had reservations and were seated right away. Delicious Cappaccino...More

Thank deedee1951
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We enjoyed our meal here on Sat. night before we saw the Chihuly at the Botanical Garden. The restaurant was packed, and the service was slow, but the food was solid. And incredibly reasonable. My only quibble is the cheap wineglasses. But that is a...More

Thank JMS18
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Mario's for a family birthday dinner because we knew it would be a great experience. The hot and cold antipasto was shared by the table and it did not disappoint. Shrimp scampi and chicken parmesan were delicious as was the veal and...More

Thank buffylane
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19 February 2015|
Response from Shrothman | Reviewed this property |
For sure Visa & MasterCard Not sure if they accept Amex, but just call the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2342 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8104
    (Between 186 & 184)
  • Public Transportation: The number 2,4,5&D trains. Then the #12 Bus Fordham Rd to Arthur Ave. Metro North train to Fordham Rd.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-584-1188
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