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Il Bastardo

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191 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10011 (Between 21st & 22nd)
+1 212-675-5980
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17:00 - 12:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 12:00
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NJ
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for the prix fixe lunch so many options. Food was delicious - can I rave about their mozzarella caprese with fresh august tomatoes and real creamy on the inside mozzarella? Then rigatoni with eggplant and ricotta salata - scrumptious! House wine is only $5 a glass. It doesn't get better than this for lunch. Can't believe the restaurant... More 

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Thank JuliaChilds
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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69 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We spotted this place as we walked by in the day and went back for dinner the same night, both had fillet Mignon and it was lovely complimented with a nice bottle of red. The lighting throughout is nice and cosy, the atmosphere was nice and all the staff were really friendly, we had a bit of fun with our... More 

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Thank Helen S
Buffalo, New York
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went to Il Bastardo for a birthday boozey brunch. The Sunday pre-fixed brunch menu is $50 and that includes an entree and bottle of champagne, rose, mimosa, or bellini per person. I would definitely recommend getting a reservation as it is very crowded and it seemed that those were needed. The food was ok, definitely get something with the... More 

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New York City, New York
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

What an adorable place... Food was delicious, service was great and the Manager, Raquel was so sweet and outgoing and seemed to make every feel so welcomed.... We recommend the Calamari, Chicken Parmigiana and top it off with Tiramisu.....

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Thank Elaine G
Greenwich, Connecticut
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199 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

We were looking for a brunch with a lively vibe. This place offers a $45 fixed price menu, including tip, rap music, shared tables and lots of areas to dance. There are no glasses, because they are too often broken. Each patron is given their own bottle with a straw. There were tons of birthday celebrations and people seemed to... More 

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New york
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Food and service are fantastic. The desserts are to die for! Love their options and serve really special Italian food.

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Thank Ryansmom222
Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

I recently celebrated my birthday here with 15 guests. Once you step into this place you forget it's 1PM. You feel as if you're in a nightclub. Great music and good food. Great atmosphere and vibe. After eating we were able to get up and dance. Don't forget the individual bottles of champagne every person gets with their meal! Overall,... More 

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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

I had the pleasure of having brunch here in celebration of a friend's birthday. It was a group of 6 and I must say the food and atmosphere were amazing. We had reservations for 2 pm and had to wait to be seated as the restaurant was packed. Once we were seated, our waitresses was very attentive and checked on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

We saw an ad for this place when looking for a meal on our last night in NYC, it didn't disappoint, the portions were huge, atmosphere really lovely particularly enjoyed the music playing very relaxing. We really enjoyed our meal - we shared a calamari starter, I then had a rib eye stake and my daughter had a stuffed chicken... More 

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Thank SaePol
Princeton, New Jersey
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222 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

We dined here once before and were pleased. This time, we were also pleased. The service was friendly and quick (by our choice) in that we had a Rangers game to attend. The selection of crostini is wide and well prepared...more than enough for two people. My main pasta was cooked right and the Bolognese sauce was well prepared. This... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 12:00
Monday
17:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 12:00
Thursday
17:00 - 12:00
Friday
17:00 - 12:00
Saturday
17:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10011
    (Between 21st & 22nd)
  • Public Transportation: E train
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-675-5980

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Chelsea
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