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170 E 81st St, New York City, NY 10028-1804
+1 212-570-5100
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
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170 E 81st St, New York City, NY 10028-1804
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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

A small (~15 tables) UES place that just exudes "cozy". A very attentive staff greets you as if you are a regular, and the no-rush service for couples, families and the occasional business crowd is just right. Pastas a la Roma are the heart of...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Absolutely delicious every time. Best to eat outside in the warm months and enjoy a glass of rose with dinner.

Thank leemfine
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Very good food and service. Expensive, but worth the price. Pasta very good (and pricy). Liver.... delicious.

Thank abarasol
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Dinner was good, tasty and a good variety of options especially the long list of specials. The wine list was good. Unfortunately the wait staff kept on asking what we wanted to order rather than being aware we were deep in conversation and had not...More

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The service here is very good and friendly, the premises are clean and well designed, and people have a great deal of fun. The pasta is really the best part of the menu, with several interesting sauces (gravies, if you prefer), but neither my companion...More

1  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Lunched here between museums, a great place to relax and gather strength. Excellent food and service. It has tables outside (a quiet street) but it was raining when we visited. Would love to visit again.

Thank xyz907
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Like all New York location, you need to make reservation to ensure you have a place to eat. Wine list was affordable. The plates are outstanding. The arancini's and the octopus carpaccion to die for. I had the mushroom ravioli. I will return,

Thank Luis D
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We had a fantastic dinner in this small, cozy and very charming restaurant a few weeks ago. The service was amazing, as the food we had. The uptown location makes this place even more interesting as it's not in the middle of downtown, the small...More

Thank jhedin2016
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great Italian food, warm service, beautiful restaurant, famous names sit side by side with us all. We enjoy this restaurant as it is not far from the Metropolitan museum. It is best to book if you have specific table needs. We always book unless it...More

Thank aspergesparis
Reviewed 11 August 2016

For years, I ate at a place called Remi in midtown, but stopped going there in 2006 after it had changed hands and the magic disappeared. Imagine my delight when I visited Antonucci's this evening and realized that it was run by the same chef...More

Thank jpkelly1271
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 E 81st St, New York City, NY 10028-1804
    (3rd Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: 6 Train to 77th Street or 4/5/6 Train to 86th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-570-5100
New Italian restaurant in the Upper East Side.
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