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1295 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10021-3362
+1 212-535-9600
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1295 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10021-3362
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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

I went yesterday night to this restaurant, it's the best place for a real Italian food , they use wood to cook pizza and they the tiramisu is a must to try there , it's a small resultant but with a super high quality of...More

Thank aalkhubaizi
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Long time neighborhood restaurant over 30 years. Consistent authentic Italian food. Superb pizza, pasta and spaghetti a la vongole. One of my all time favorites.

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 14 August 2015

A microcosm of the Upper East Side. Excellent salads (especially the chicken) and pizza. Fabulous ice tea ($5) with refills. The real deal in tiramisu. Can get loud at lunch, but good ease dropping can be had for entertainment. If you like Odd Mom Out,...More

Thank totallyNYC
Reviewed 26 May 2015

amazing Italian food if you go to NY and need traditional, good food look no further, this is the place everything on the menu is good I always get the veal milinese - tasty!

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 18 May 2015

I have visited this restaurant dozens of times since it opened. Even if I no longer live in the city, it is part of the itinerary every time we visit. The cozy familiar set-up is so neighborhood friendly yet welcomes "tourists" as well. A tricolore...More

Thank xxx321xxx
Reviewed 13 September 2014

A deceiving restaurant as it looks like a typical pizza spot however the food is excellent,always fresh, and there are specials each day. Once you get over the cramped interior you will be in for a treat….every dish is excellent, lots of choices, desserts are...More

1  Thank michael c
Reviewed 13 August 2014

While $9.95 at Sherry Lehman and as low as $7.15 elsewhere, this wine was on the menu at Mezzaluna for $50. This is the definition of "gouging". The owners shouldn't be in the kitchen, they should be in Riker's Island.

2  Thank lag10021
Reviewed 17 April 2014

We were advised to eat here by a friend who ran 3 Thai restaurants in NYC and were very happy with the traditional Italian food, especially the veal meat ball with spicy tomato sauce. However, the tiramisu was over rated as we found very little...More

Thank Choedchu
Reviewed 24 December 2013

Ok, it's not a quiet place, low ceilings and small but worth the trip. Kid friendly, loud and very good food. Very tasty lasagna, individual thin crust pizzas, and veal meatballs. All prepared to order. The salads were tasty, they offer black linguine as well...More

Thank B W
Reviewed 24 December 2013

We dropped in after we tried to get into the place next door (JG Melon) which was full. Mine host was very helpful and we were served promptly and had truly excellent pizza and salad, as well as great calamari. The red wine by the...More

Thank RickandTatiana
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niccole g
25 May 2015|
Response from robcurtross | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a special list on the menu for both gluten-free pizza and pasta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1295 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10021-3362
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-535-9600
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