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Nino's Positano - CLOSED

890 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10017
+1 212-355-5540
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
9 Oct 2015
“Great Neighborhood Italian”
31 Jul 2015
“great, great pasta”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
890 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10017
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

We eat here at least 6 times per year. Perfect for a relatively inexpensive Italian dinner. Consistently good food, comfortable seating and decor, friendly and efficient service. A more casual area is located right beside the main dining room. Great pizzas!

Thank Gerry D
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Come for the Italian fare and return for the pasta. Simple yet profoundly complex in structure and taste. Just great

Thank Fred D
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Went here on a whim one night since it was close to the bridge and had outdoor seating. The service at first was slow and it took a while for someone to greet us and ask for our drink order and it was not even...More

Thank Lovelife111
Reviewed 17 July 2015

We were strangers to 2nd Avenue and wandered in. We were so delighted we came back the next day, and would have done it again but we had to go back to Seattle. The decor is cozy, the menu and bar varied, and the food...More

Thank Al S
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I'd visited the UN and was told by the cops that 2nd Avenue was the place to go for food. I checked out several but I liked the look of this place and my instincts weren't wrong. It has the look and feel of a...More

Thank Giancarlo67
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Apparently, certain New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox have been known to frequent this establishment. The food was terrific. Veal, to chicken to pasta, this place was amazing.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 24 May 2015

The service here was horrible - worse so because there weren't many people in the restaurant, so it's not like there were overly busy. After sitting at my table for about 5 minutes, I was asked if I wanted a drink. I had to ask...More

Thank Susan M. B
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Table of 6 for a business lunch today. We had a great experience! Beginning with a wonderful greeting at the door and ending with a heartfelt thank you for going! Appetizers of asparagus, sautéed calamari, mushroom puree soup (2), tomatoes & Mozzarella, and mussels were...More

Thank Richard D
Nino S, Owner at Nino's Positano, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2015

Dear Richard D, Thank you for taking the time to review my restaurant. I am pleased that you enjoyed dining with us. I look forward to seeing you again. Please recommend us to your family and friends. Warm Regards, Nino

Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

amazing truffle oil chicken this amazing server Christian. You should ask for him Beautiful decor Great espresso

Thank Vinnie C
Nino S, Owner at Nino's Positano, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2015

Dear Vinnie C, Thank you for taking the time to review my restaurant. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us. I look forward to seeing you soon. Best Regards, Nino

Reviewed 19 March 2015

Dined here on a Sunday night with the family. First time, and it left an excellent impression. Service was attentive without being overbearing. Salads were fresh and the pasta was outstanding. Will be back

Thank Ahg2
Nino S, Owner at Nino's Positano, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2015

Dear Ahg2, Thank you for taking the time to review my restaurant. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us. I look forward to seeing you soon. Best Regards, Nino

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 10:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 890 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10017
    (Between 47th and 48th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 4, 5, 6 & 7 trains to 42nd Street-Grand Central Station.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-355-5540
  • E-mail
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