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Sandro's

306 E 81st St, New York City, NY 10028-3984
+1 212-288-7374
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian
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306 E 81st St, New York City, NY 10028-3984
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing, sophisticated Italian home cooking! Every dish was absolutely outstanding and service was very attentive and friendly. Great selection of specials and excellent wine list. Highly recommend and can't wait to come back!

Thank Maxz007
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Everyone likes to find that local restaurant that few others know about. Sandro's is one of those places. Tucked away below street level on E 81st street just off of the corner of 2nd Ave., you could easily miss it but that would be a...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Sandro's is a small restaurant in a nice neighborhood on the Upper East side. After ordering some wine from the decent wine list, our waiter handed us a paper menu and then proceeded over 5 minutes or more to tell us about the 15-20 "specials"...More

Thank Seatraveler509
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Sandro's is a very small restaurant with tables tightly packed together so it is very loud and difficult to have a business or personal conversation without shouting across the tiny table seating four people. The "daily specials" list is annoyingly long -- the number of...More

Thank GreatBen
Reviewed 28 August 2017

there are some nice appetizers--we didn't order them. Ditto the main dishes, for the most part. Apps--the Jewish style friend artichokes were a mouthful of pinecone cotton balls. The codfish was a rubbery mass impervious to pain (but the accompanying potatoes were great!). Veal scallopini...More

Thank CarolitaNYC
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Sandro’s prices pretty much correspond to those of Babbo, Felidia, etc. and the restaurant pitches itself as high end Italian. The menu is much more limited and more standard, but eating in his restaurant as a whole is a much more pleasant experience than in...More

Thank Schipa
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I have been going to Sandro's for many years and I am always impressed with the quality of the food served!!! carciofi alla giudea,( artichokes) veal chop,tagliolini al tartufo,antipasti,dolci ......amazing BRAVO SANDRO. I really recommend this amazing little place with lots of charm,quality and warm...More

Thank alessandro1954
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Sandro's has been an absolute favorite of ours for decades now .... and while the address has moved several times, this family run gem has always at the very top of our NYC restaurant list and in any given week-long trip to NY we have...More

2  Thank VickiRestivo
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This small, unpretentious restaurant in the upper east side of Manhattan is truly a gem. Their food is well prepared, well presented and simply delicious; you can taste the fresh food bought that same day. We had salads, pasta, and different meat plates, all with...More

Thank Granmio
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Sandro's for many years . I am always amazed by the great, warm service. The food is delicious and there is always a great variety of daily specials. Will for sure be back!

Thank Herman G
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DanandJanC
10 September 2016|
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Response from CarlaAKS | Reviewed this property |
Not cheap; not terrible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 22:00
Monday
16:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 23:00
Thursday
16:30 - 23:00
Friday
16:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 E 81st St, New York City, NY 10028-3984
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-288-7374
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