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Volare

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147 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012-1012
+1 212-777-2849
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12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Hauppauge, New York
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner there on the recommendation of a friend. At the last minute we had to change our reserved time and they accommodated us without a problem and were seated promptly.We found the staff to be friendly and food to be very good. Would definitely recommend a visit.

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Thank Michael C
Crofton
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My family and I went there late after our son's show on a Tuesday night. We called ahead and asked how late they stayed open. We were told if we got there by 10:30 we would be served and boy were we! (We got there a little after 10.) We all absolutely loved our food. We had the veal parmigiana,... More 

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Floral Park, New York
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Business lunch with friends (11 of us) from different backgrounds joined by the love of Italian food. And oh the food! The famed seafood appetizer (for 11!) of calamari, baked clams, shrimp and lobster was delicious. Main courses of fish and meat were unanimously acclaimed. "We make whatever you want, however you want", and so they did, "Veal Sorrentino but... More 

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Thank CountFleet
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Came in '09 and it was great. Back again in 2016 and still the same. Whatever you want however you want it. Superb meal, great service, amazing people, and fun local atmosphere!

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Thank Chris L
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This ltltle treasure, down a few steps from street level and in it's original location is reminiscent of and Italian Restaurant from Greenwich Village of the old days. When waiters were from their native lands and understood the creation of their food, and dishes prepared consistently as you love and remember them. An always welcome good cheer from the staff... More 

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Thank Vince M
Weymouth
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Would often go to Volare many years ago but now live out of state.....decided to visit NY and was estatic to find out they were still open......if you are looking for a posh elegant restaurant, pass this by...if you are looking for fantastic food, superb friendly service and a family atmosphere, this is the place......the decor has not changed much... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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85 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

A true old world look & feel. We met 2 other couples for dinner, the waiters were at the table immediately and maintained professional standards throughout. We all shared various seafood & antipasto apps, then ordered a variety of entrees including Chilean sea bass, chicken piccata and shrimp scampi. Dessert selections were impressive and tasted great. .

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Thank Watertime2
New York, New York
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Went to a celebratory dinner with five family members. We had seafood starter, pastas, and entrees. Drinks and champagne as well. All the food was great and the drinks were large and strong. Service was like we were their best customers. Always enjoy Volare.

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Thank JPS500
Granada Nicaragua
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293 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Charming and not overdone. Waiters are great. Best of all, the food is authentic and there is a variety......they can make you just about and pasta combo you want, great salads and apps to start.

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Thank Amen9
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My favorite Italian Restaurant in NYC. Great pastas, Chops, and Seafood. Hosts Sal and Falco are terrific. Great for big Groups or dining solo.

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Thank J M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 80
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012-1012
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-777-2849

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Greenwich Village

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Greenwich Village
Commonly known as “the Village” to New Yorkers, it was here in Greenwich Village that both 1960’s counter culture and the LGBT movement were born. Famous for its bohemian past, head to Washington Square Park to get a feel for this diverse and energetic neighbourhood. You’ll find NYU students, street performers, skateboarders, kids frolicking in the fountain, and locals relaxing and playing chess. Stroll the streets to discover a mix of majestic town homes and hidden bars and restaurants that give this neighbourhood an old-school residential feel. When the sun goes down, check out one of the famous jazz or comedy clubs that still packs them in every night.
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