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) #4,361 of 9,243 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ Italian
181 Duane St, New York City, NY 10013-3331
+1 212-966-5939
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (5 reviews)
“tribeca area” (2 reviews)
“front window” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:45All hours
$$ - $$$
181 Duane St, New York City, NY 10013-3331
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11 - 20 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 30 August 2016

We visited here as a family before going up the One World Observatory which is just a short walk away. The restaurant is quite small but has a very relaxed atmosphere. We had a small table in the window where you could just see the...More

Thank steph666t
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Max is a simple but excellent restaurant. The he menu is actually sophisticated as is the wine cellar but the decor and he ambiance are warm and reminiscent of a by gone era. Two things stand out: price and quality. The owner is Italian and...More

Thank Kirsten O
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend took me here. It was a very intimate, yet relaxed. I would recommend for a date night place. The food was unique, fantastic, and the right portion size. We ordered an appetizer and two entrees. It was all so good I had to...More

Thank Chelsie D
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We went here the other day and had no reservations. No worries, we got a seat anyway. We both ordered some pasta wich was awesome. Really good taste and not to difficult. Biggest problem was that we were really rushed because of other reservations. First...More

Thank Guus C
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

After reading reviews and looking at the menu (4 stars, 2$), this seemed like a safe bet. Pretty light crowd on a Saturday night should have been a warning, but we proceeded. The baratta app special was very light on the tomatoes and basil, but...More

Thank DKD
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Great location (a side street in Tribeca) and an intimate, cozy, minimal but well appointed inside. And they had a kids menu!!! Sadly, the food was just mediocre (I had lasagna, my daughter had speghetti and meatballs) and they charge for refills on soda...from a...More

Thank Teresa3695
Reviewed 11 March 2016

an intimate casual restaurant with great food and service...on a side street in the Tribeca area of NYC...very much for locals and definitely not a tourist spot...make reservations as this is a small restaurant ....well worth the trip.

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Intimate italian spot with friendly service and homemade dishes Squid ink pasta delish and burrata fresh as can be Would return

Reviewed 26 December 2015

The cab shot right past it -- it is not very prominent from the street, especially at night. This is a very small restaurant. We made a reservation and were shown right to our table. Service was very pleasant and prompt. The appetizers were an...More

Thank Vulturecap
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

I recently had two bad experiences here. During the first one, my friend asked for a little more sauce for his pasta because there wasn't enough on it. The server brought a little more sauce and surprised us with an additional charge for it on...More

Thank JeffJBK
What’s in a name? In this case it is the unique title
of “Triangle Below Canal Street” that became a popular
nickname in the 1970s. An attractive neighbourhood
filled with handsome lofts on the edge of the
Financial District, this lovely slice of Manhattan
offers plenty of fine dining experiences and art
galleries. Plus, it’s home to the city’s most exciting
film event, the Tribeca Film Festival, that takes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:45
11:30 - 22:45
11:30 - 22:45
11:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Duane St, New York City, NY 10013-3331
    (Greenwich and Hudson)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighbourhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-966-5939
  • E-mail
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