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Osteria Laguna Restaurant

) #404 of 9,272 Restaurants in New York City ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza, European
209 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5701
+1 212-557-0001
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (41 reviews)
“pollo al” (4 reviews)
“breadsticks” (8 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
209 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5701
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1 - 10 of 367 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We popped in here late-ish on as we didnt want to wander too far from hotel(westin grand central)as its on opposite side of the street,it didnt look very busy this late,maybe a couple of tables full,i asked if they do pizza to take out too...More

Thank caz c
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Average Italian, food good not great, pasta dishes very pricey. The squid ink pizza was good and so were the gelati hazelnut and chocolate but otherwise nothing to write home about.it is certainly not a place that you would crave going back to

Thank dianamna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for lunch and had delightful service and food. I ordered salmon and it came with absolutely perfectly seasoned spinach and potatoes. When a waiter asks "how do you like your salmon?" you can expect they know what they are doing. My husband...More

Thank Annieedh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Much more than a red sauce joint. The insalata caprese had wonderful tomtoes,basil and firm but creamy bufflo mozzarella. While I might liked it served with balsamic vinegar it was really great by itself (which gave me a chance to salt only the tomatoes, a...More

Thank Landsman55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Osteria Laguna had old world Italian ambiance and good food. We had a relaxing light dinner NYC. We would return.

Thank ilovemusic123
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Don't let the small front fool you, when you walk in, it goes long in the back. We had the spinach ravioli and lasagne and both were delicious. It comes with bread and olives and impeccable service. We didn't have reservations and when we arrived...More

Thank AMF2662
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I can't say about the other dishes they serve but the pizza sucks big time! We were a party of four and two of us ordered a different pizza each. We didn't even finish half the pizza. The crust is terrible. So hard and not...More

1  Thank Rodolfo D
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Food was warm at best and not very well presented. It seemed that they look after their regulars more so than the tourist. The compulsory tip starting at 15% with the hostess insisting I paid it was unnecessary. Will give this one a miss if...More

Thank BristolProbey
Reviewed 1 June 2017

It's been a while since my last visist. Today was a quick business lunch. Service was fast and my salad delicious, people very nice and accommodating; I need go back soon for dinner

Thank alain g
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious Italian food. Very friendly service. I'd definitely recommend. Good place for conversations and business.

Thank Rob L
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12 November 2016|
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Response from GarryW36 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot answer that question, pop onto their website it may be on there
6 November 2016|
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Response from DiploNico | Reviewed this property |
It can be crowded on Friday nites, better to make a reservation in advance. And do not forget to check the dessert menu.
7 June 2016|
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Response from Rencat22 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice a children's menu. They seem very nice and I noticed one couple had a baby with them. You could always share a pizza or other food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5701
    (Between 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: The 4, 5, 6, 7 & S Subways to 42nd Street/Grand Central.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-557-0001
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