Top 5 Italian


Il Toscano

Il Toscano
"A Douglaston favorite, Il Toscano has been dishing up authentic Italian cuisine for thirty years. Located in a charming, old-world setting, Mauro Privilegi has brought his love for Italy to Long Island. The result is a lively, yet intimate space that is great for business engagements, romantic nights on the town and all other occasions. Indulge in a menu overflowing with the best traditional Italian dishes, each made with the freshest ingredients."
Address: Il Toscano 42-05 235th St, Douglaston, New York 11363 | Map it
Phone: 7186310300


Carbone

Carbone
"A throwback to traditional Italian-American cuisine, Carbone mixes the best in old world cooking with 21st century innovation to create one of New York City's most respected restaurants. The atmosphere is from another time, inspired by the music and style of the Rat Pack-era. The decor perfectly complements the mouth-watering menu, which overflows with the best homemade pasta you can find in the Village. The award-winning menu has turned Carbone into a legend, making it nearly impossible to get a reservation. Find out why Carbone is worth the extra effort."
Address: Carbone 181 Thompson St, New York City, NY 10012 | Map it
Phone: (212) 254-3000


Marea

Marea
"Discover a high-end Italian restaurant so exquisite that it can only come from the mind of famed chef and restaurateur Michael White. Located on Central Park South, Marea embodies the spirit of fine Italian dining. Celebrated by nearly every food critic, this New York City haunt is house to the best housemade pastas and fresh seafood options. The award-winning menu redefines old world cooking and turns familiar favorites into brand new masterpieces."
Address: Marea 240 Central Park S, New York, New York 10019 | Map it
Phone: 2125825100


Maialino

Maialino
"From the mind of famed chef Danny Meyer comes Maialino, a fresh take on Roman-Italian soul food. Conveniently located at the Gramercy Park Hotel, this upscale haunt offers a mouth-watering menu rich with meats. From their slow-roasted suckling pig to the selection of creative desserts, Maialino knows how to keep customers coming back for more. But you better act quick to get a reservation, because theres always a crowd at this New York City hotspot."
Address: Maialino 2 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10010 | Map it
Phone: 2127772410


Scarpetta

Scarpetta
"When it comes to Scarpetta, you should definitely believe the hype. Specializing in handmade pastas, this popular hotspot showcases its celebrated menu in a sleek and sophisticated space with a central skylight. The dishes are simple, but the flavors stand out and the presentation is elegant. The menu consists of old world favorites, each updated with modern cooking techniques and New York City passion."
Address: Scarpetta 355 W 14th St, New York, New York 10014 | Map it
Phone: 2126910555


Honorable Mention: Tony's Di Napoli

Tony's Di Napoli
"Whether you have a large family or a big group of friends, Tonys Di Napoli is the ideal place for large-scale fun. Located at the Casablanca Hotel, this bustling eatery has a reputation for hosting huge parties. This casual haunt is also known for their great prices and generous servings. Every dish is designed to be shared with friends and family, and we guarantee that everybody will leave satisfied. Expect the best homemade pastas and sauces at Tonys Di Napoli."
Address: Tonys Di Napoli 147 W 43rd St, New York, New York 10036 | Map it
Phone: 2122210100