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Giovanni Venti Cinque Restaurant

25 E 83rd St, New York City, NY 10028-0421
+1 212-988-7300
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Israeli, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
25 E 83rd St, New York City, NY 10028-0421
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for fine Italian dining in an intimate and serene environment, this is the place. One can actually have a conversation during dinner because it is so quietly congenial. Food is excellent. Only the people in the neighborhood know about this under...More

Thank Clementinefox2018
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Server was rude. Assumed that our party were out of town tourists and took it upon himself to inform us at the time of taking our order that there was a one entree per person minimum, stuck us in a corner table (there were plenty...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I wish TA had half points or 1-10 rating system. This is a true 3.5 or a 7. Giovanni venti Cinque is good. But not great for the price. A decent wine will be 120+ or more. Figure 300 per couple for appetizers, mains a...More

Thank Doby47
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Great food and service, they took good care of their customers...the wine list really balanced with spectacular wines and nice quality-to-price ratio options!

Thank Noelarnau
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The food was good. Beautifully presented as you can see in my pictures. To spend the kind of money that I did for good but not astoundingly excellent food was ridiculous. I got home and immediately ate again because I was starving on account of...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 12 February 2018

As we spent a great morning at the Met decided on our walk back to try this restaurant for lunch what a great surprise! Excellent servicce, we loved the prefix menu food was absolutely delicious can't wait to go back!

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Picked this place due to its proximity to the Met Museum of Art. It was great to be able to dash over without the need for a cab. We were a group of 6 ( 2 young children). The children initially had them worried but...More

Thank scbaileyphd
Reviewed 29 January 2018

3:15 pm on a very cold, snowy, slushy afternoon. Exhausted and more than ready for lunch after a wonderful private 3-hour tour at the crowded Met Museum. Entered and a nice waiter greeted us and told us not to worry, we could still have lunch....More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I found this place by chance, looking for a cosy place for my last lunch before leaving ny Very good food, typical Italian, smart.

Thank cbjutzi
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Had a prix fixed menu for lunch following a visit to the museum. Starter, entre plus desert (good cheese cake) for each of us plus one (very good) drink for $90.91 plus tip. Good service, and we thought that it was good value for the...More

Thank ATLGA001
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Average prices
US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 E 83rd St, New York City, NY 10028-0421
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-988-7300
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