Italian

Gusto

Gusto

When I was growing up Italian restaurants had Chianti bottles in that straw basket thing with candles sticking out of their necks at every table. They were da...
Osteria Stella

Osteria Stella

Tainted. A very apropos adjective to start off a review that stems from a work event. There's no way to remain impartial or cognizant of one's surroundings ...
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Il Buco

Is it a restaurant or antique store? That was my first thought when I walked into Il Buco's rustic interior and saw the millions of pieces of old, uh, equipment...
Pomodoro

Pomodoro

This place is pretty basic. You have your soups, sandwiches and a few salads. Along with this normal lunchtime fun is a menu of Italian items, including pastas ...
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Assaggio

What? What's that? Sorry, I can't hear you over the din; the sound waves flying out of everyone's heads are bombarding my eardrums and inflaming my tinnitus...
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I Coppi

Not to be confused with the Latina whorehouse ¡Ay Poppi! down the street, this rustic Italian joint features the look and feel of the Italian countryside ri...
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Mangia e Bevi

Cheap Italian is the life's blood of the New York restaurant market. Some think it's those fancy-schmancy, celebrity chef joints, but they'd be wrong--dead ...
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Julian’s

Surprise, it's an Italian restaurant in Manhattan! It seems as though Italian joints on the big island have to try extra-hard in order to differentiate them...
Mama Mia 44sw

Mama Mia 44sw

Cheap Italian food in the Theater District should be a hot commodity. After all, who has the time to wait in those insane lines at Carmine's? The thing that sin...
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Puttanesca

Yes, there are many Italian restaurants in NYC. So many, in fact, that they all seem to blend at times. There are only so many heaping bowls of pasta one ca...