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Rosalia's Italian Kitchen

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$$ - $$$
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5659 Nys Route 86, Wilmington, NY 12997-2013
+1 518-946-8271
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Lake Placid, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I've lived in lake placid the past year and Jay the past three months and I've never seen this place open. It's a shame to. It's such a nice looking place in a convenient location.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Food was good . Only issue I had was the owner had her dog in the kitchen while she was preparing food even though it was in a corner very unsanitary in my book.

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Thank Kristy H
St. Petersburg, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

My husband and I had a pre-wedding "welcome" dinner for approx. 40 people at Rosalia's in September 2015. Rosalia and her staff were phenomenal. Rosalie really went the extra mile for us -- she even drove to Vermont to get us Heady Topper beer:) Our guests loved the food, from the well-selected apps to the desserts. We have eaten there... More 

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Thorofare, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

Do not write bad reviews as I do not want to hurt family owned businesses, however I am doing so for the first time. Booked for 2nd time a rehearsal wedding party(approx. 45 people) here. Had made plans with owner months in advance and once there almost everything went downhill. Pre-planned dinner choices picked with counts given and did not... More 

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

Very nice restaurant with truly excellent food. Super fresh chicken cutlet, cooked perfectly. Great roasted peppers. Food prices very reasonable, portions huge. Wine by the glass slightly overpriced. Service is very slow so beware. We had plenty of time and so didn't care, but be aware of that. Overall dining time was 2 hours. But the owner and cook came... More 

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2 Thank Mark R
Wilmington, NY
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Amazing Italian food and wonderful experience. Wonderful person too Wendy at Adirondack Wildlife Refuge

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Thank BarkEater47
Lake Placid, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

If you like fresh off the cuff authentic Italian cuisine, this is your place on Friday or Saturday night.

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Thank Arthur L
Plymouth, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Rosalia's is definitely a unique experience. I've never been to a restaurant where there is no menu and the owner just asks 'what are you in the mood for, if I have it in the kitchen I will make it!' What a great experience we had and the food was amazing!!! We will definitely be back!!

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Thank donnajo1028
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

While some people may be put off by no menu, it makes for a wonderful experience in the end. They verbally give the selections available for the evening. The prices are reasonable, the service is great and while there may be a bit of a wait for some, it is well worth the wait as this is the best italian... More 

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Thank Terri F
Litchfield, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

This is a very unique place. It is more like your grandmother's kitchen than a restaurant. The food is made special to your order. There are no menus. The meals change daily. Rosalia comes out to your table herself to tell you what she is cooking for the day. And the meals are EXCELLENT!!! Very authentic Italian food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5659 Nys Route 86, Wilmington, NY 12997-2013
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 518-946-8271

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?