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Bistro Milano

1350 Avenue of the Americas, Entrance on 55th Between 5th and 6th Aves, New York City, NY 10019-4702
+1 212-757-2600
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
A 2016 Certificate of Excellence winner from TripAdvisor, Bistro Milano is located in New York's Midtown neighborhood. The restaurant's notoriety comes largely from its Italian...More
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1350 Avenue of the Americas, Entrance on 55th Between 5th and 6th Aves, New York City, NY 10019-4702
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I originally had reservations at another restaurant, but the ambiance was not what we expected and being stuck at a table in a back room was not what we were looking for. Walking down the road, we saw this place and entered....and...More

Thank Mondohelmet
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We popped in for an evening meal for 2 without a reservation and were seated very easily. I ordered a spicy margarita after the first drink I requested on the menu couldn’t be made because they were out of something. The bread was lovely while...More

Thank myquietstorm
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We loved this restaurant two years ago when we visited NYC, so much so we decided to go this trip. Sadly it was terrible this time. The food was average and completely lacked flavor. Last time it was packed and this time there was barely...More

Thank ElizasTravels
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We were visiting New York for Thanksgiving weekend, staying at the Hilton midtown and asked for a good restaurant that had Italian we could walk to as we arrived after 8;00 p.m. They recommended Bistro Milano, for the exception of having a very difficult time...More

Thank Elaine D
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Not our first visit but it might be our last. Although we had a confirmed email booking the desk staff member could not find it, she did seat us at a table but her attitude towards us during the evening made us feel uncomfortable. We...More

Thank Sabina B
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I eat at this resteraunt 15-20 times per year. I have never had a bad meal here. It is not an upscae or overly decorated place; when you walk in your impression will be " pretty plain in here"; however, the food is very good...More

Thank jdep9762
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Overall awful service from the moment we arrived to the moment we left. Had to leave the restaurant after being served food which was specified to be gluten free, since it came with pasta type ingredient (which we googled and found out to it was...More

Thank Jorge P
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Never disappointed when spending an evening at Bistro Milano. New chef has new entrees, all delicious......pumpkin ravioli will be coming soon. Service excellent as always , thanks to Gonzalo and Ben. Wine selection great! Always a relaxing and memorable evening.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The first thing that happened when we walked into this great restaurant was Ben Hur greeted us with a warm welcome making us feel as if we were old friends who had just walked into his home. We ordered a steak a ceased salad and...More

Thank Jill V
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit New York, I go and eat at Bistro Milano! The location of the restaurant is great, as well as the food! However, the very best is the service. Waiters are great and they make you and your family feel great. They...More

Thank Cpolo1
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1350 Avenue of the Americas, Entrance on 55th Between 5th and 6th Aves, New York City, NY 10019-4702
    (West 55th Street and 6th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: F train to 57th Street, N, R, Q & W trains to 57th Street, and the B, D & E trains to 7th Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-757-2600
  • E-mail
Authentic family operated Italian bistro with Milanese flare. Warm, inviting, bright atmosphere is both elegant yet casual, perfect for any occasion, lunch, brunch, or dinner. Best patio in midtown, great for groups, all events. Voted top ten midtown restaurants for business meetings. Takeout, Happy hour specials, perfect for before or after theater
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