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39 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-1305
+1 212-387-1200
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“porchetta” (5 reviews)
“cacio e pepe” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (22 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-1305
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

With my family we were looking for an authentic Italian restaurant during our Gramercy Park tour. We decided to stop at Bocca close to Union Square. Behind a discreet entrance we found a small intimate dark room, quaint decor with a nice bar, cozy atmosphere,...More

Thank Christophe M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I love the fact you can get extra pasta here added to their prix fixe meal. We all had the special lemon chicken and it was perfect, and we all raved about it. Actually one person had swordfish which she also loved- and we had...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 27 July 2017

A very warm welcome by the owner himself , Nico . Nico has real Italian roots and via Belgium ( where he grew up at 15kms from my place !! ) landed in New York . The perfect host with a touch of Italian Theater...More

Thank Hubert G
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Went to celebrate our daughters 13 th birthday in NYC. On their NYC instagram bucket list was to eat at Bocca and get their specialty Cacio e Pepe with the table side cheese presentation. My daughters asked for little to no pepper and we were...More

Thank Rosa M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Very lovely, friendly place. We went with our daughter and had a lovely server, Nicola. Everything was great. My husband is from Italy, so sometimes we Re a bit. Rita also...well, Bocca is an A plus in our book and we will be back! Their...More

Thank Kissy62
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Went with a couple of friends for dinner. Had a great glass of wine with a nice peppery finish. I had a special of pasta with beet and almond pesto--delicious. My friend had the in house made pasta that was served at the table swirled...More

Thank leslieg402
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I went here last weekend in search of a not so pricey Italian restaurant. The environment is really nice and the service was great, the food was good but not amazing. We ordered a beef carpaccio which was good but the meat was hot, this...More

Thank Flavia L
Reviewed 17 June 2017

All the Italian/Roman food- pastas & salads were very tasty. Definitely a place to go back many more times.

Thank SaW43
Reviewed 8 June 2017

met up with a friend for dinner. We had a glass (or two) of chianti, to go with mains. Friend had a grilled salmon dish which was good, while I had pollo all'agrodolce - chicken was cooked well and perfectly spiced.

Thank VarunMishra
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We went there last night for dinner and had excellent appetizers and salads. The homemade Cacio e Pepio was delicious as was the Pappadelle with Lamb Ragu. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Linda6062206
Flatiron District
Offering many of city’s best restaurants and shops set
amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd
Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building,
which makes a good picture no matter what angle you
photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this
neighborhood is part of a historic district that was
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-1305
    (Between Park Avenue South and Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: R Trains to 23rd Street 4,5,6, L, N,R,Q at 14th St Union Square.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-387-1200
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