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321 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-3810
+1 212-246-9171
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
A recipient of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award in 2016, Barbetta is an easy choice for date night. One diner shared, "I had the braised beef which was tasty and...More
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
321 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-3810
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I suppose I may have been subjected to service this rude before but I’ve never paid this much for it. Faded glory, mediocre food and abrasive service. New York dining at its worst. A celebratory birthday weekend was supposed to be capped by a memorable...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Tried braised beef, very average. Bill didn’t make sense; tried to give us someone else’s bar charge!! Had I not looked at detail would have overpaid $50. Inexcusable for high end place. Overall can not recommend unless money is no object and you...More

Thank flyer1152
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for a "carb dinner" the night before the NYC Half Marathon in March 2018. WHAT A DISAPPOINTMENT!!! First the location and decor. Barbetta claims of fame is to be the oldest Italian restaurant in NYC and in reality it looks like it has...More

Thank 967AF
Reviewed 5 March 2018

A lovely place. The food is delicious and the waiters where efficient, courteous and professional. When we entered we told them that we had to be out within 90 minutes, which they were able to do in 70 minutes. This included a 3 course meal...More

1  Thank Joseph O
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Our group consisted of four couples aged 57 to 67. We went to Barbetta expecting excellent food, great atmosphere and outstanding service. All we got was the outstanding service. The food was bland, the portions were small and the selection was minimal. The desserts were...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Great food and service, but pricey for lunch. Lunch for 2, without alcohol or coffee was over $100. Good location - a few blocks from Broadway theaters.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

It looks like a small restaurant from outside. But when we walked in, it was attractive. You will get a feeling of an elegant European decoration. Good food and clean.

Thank blissbreath
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We were going to Come from Away a couple blocks from here this selected this old school Italian Restaurant. The place is a classic. White tablecloths and tuxedo waiters some of whom have probably worked here for 40 years. We had good salads and food,...More

1  Thank JimboMalibu_CA
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

First of all you make reservations and are unaware it’s a fixed menu before 830 pm. No options. The food was less than good. Service was touch and go. And packed into a small room like sardines and listening to old people complain about the...More

1  Thank Robmcginley
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

My family stopped by for a pre-theater dinner on a Saturday night. The food was delicious, and we chose to dine on the three-course pre-theater menu, which included an appetizer, entree, salad and dessert. The service was excellent. The entire staff was friendly and attentive....More

2  Thank Sofia425
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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
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Sophie P
19 April 2016|
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Response from barbra m | Reviewed this property |
i asked that question and was told as soon as the weather is warm....one month ago it was all set up for outside dining
Mike H
16 December 2015|
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Response from anna z | Reviewed this property |
It is a very nice restaurant so I wouldn't go too casual-no jeans/t shirts. It's always nice to show respect for yourselves and the venue by looking good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-3810
    (Btwn 8th & 9th Aves)
  • Public Transportation: A,E,C,1,R,N,S
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-246-9171
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