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502 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3943
+1 212-874-4559
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“pasta” (36 reviews)
“cheese plate” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
502 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3943
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small Italian on upper westside is a favorite take out for my daughter family. The price is very reasonable especially in nyc. . The restaurent is small and very tightly fitted , not a good place to bring kids . The service is efficient...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a little gem on the upper west side. It is cozy, and the food is reasonably priced and authentic. I am curious about some revues that say it is not authentic. It is not "Italian American" authentic. If you want someplace where every...More

Thank Malcolm G
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I put cash only in the header because the cash only policy is not prominently displayed at the restaurant and one of our party had to make a quick dash to the cash machine. For out of towners I also point out that there seems...More

Thank donnalee1195
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Nothing authentic in this place, but even worst the quality of the food is very poor. We asked to get an extra-topping on our pizza (anchovies) and they said it was impossible to make any change! Really? Maybe it used to be a good low-key...More

1  Thank Paolo L
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The place is fairly low-key (and easy to miss as you're walking on Amsterdam Ave), but the food is very good and authentic. The manager is from Veneto, in Northern Italy and definitely knows what he's talking about. The menu offers a lot of interesting...More

1  Thank Giorgio T
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This place is perfect. I loved to explore the inside and see all of the different designs they had here. It felt very natural in that place. The decorations were all really cool and the place had a great feel to it. I have never...More

1  Thank carolniaey
Reviewed 3 October 2017

True hidden gem, let owner Carmine choose your wine and self-imported cheese. No reservations, but worth it every time!

Thank Anadiah
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This is a great little restaurant on the Upper West Side in Manhattan that my wife and I first visited with our son, who lives a few blocks away on the UWS. Our first visit was about two years ago and we enjoyed it so,...More

1  Thank Rick S
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We have eaten here often over the years. It is fairly crowded at times and then hard to hear yourself talk. If you enjoy talking to other diners this is a great place. The extra large cheese platter is fun particularly when Carmine the manager...More

Thank SaW43
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place is such a great find on the upper west side. The menu represents the simplicity that makes Italian food so special and delicious. The pasta dishes we had were amazing, seasonal and fresh. The lack of fussiness in the ingredients made it very...More

Thank Callie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3943
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-874-4559
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