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635 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4862
+1 212-686-3400
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good42%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (2 reviews)
“veal” (2 reviews)
“prix fixe” (2 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
12:00 - 23:00All hours
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635 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4862
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner, only 1 other table seated. Waiter was very nice, they had no gluten free pasta tho. Dinner was nice, not too expensive.

Thank dgosul
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

If you're near NYU Medical Center you know that there are only a few places where you can have a pleasant "restaurant" lunch without spending a lot of money. This place is one of them. They have a 2 course prix fixe that with tax...More

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Returned to this spot after absence of several years. Had a lovely, peaceful and unhurried meal in this low key and attractive spot with a gas fireplace. Service is professional, friendly and attentive. We both had chicken scarpariello which was boned and served with linguini....More

Thank brian m S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I had dinner with a friend at Notaro's and it was my first time visiting the restaurant though I've passed it many times. By 7 on a Tuesday night, when the only other table of guests left, we were the only patrons, so the service...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I've eaten here a few times and it is always ordinary. This time I ordered Baked Clams as an appitizer. The clams were baked so much, they were 5 pieces of rubber. I had Spagetti Carbonara for a main dish. This was pretty good, but...More

Thank HamptonBayMan
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We came upon this elegant Italian by chance. One feels like entering a French bistro or an Italian osteria; warm colors and subdued lighting make for an inviting atmosphere and one feels welcome; there is positive energy. We were seated by the window and enjoyed...More

1  Thank EANYC
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The place is very nice. A throw back from restaurants that are dimly lit with white tablecloths. Not busy at all just enough people so not to be too loud. Service was very slow. Bread was not that great.. Ordered glasses of wine. We laughed...More

Thank PrincessVahineMaui
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Bread was cold and somewhat dry. Cocktails came soon but the sangria was too sweet and looked artificially colored - did not resemble wine color in any aspect. Dishes did not taste bad but did not taste good either. Would never go back. There are...More

Thank cia2travel
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Small place that you may even pass by if you didn't know it was there. Quaint and elegant decor inside - even has a fireplace. Nice menu - specials that are very reasonably priced. Wine by the glass is good. Only complaint - portions are...More

Thank PrincessVahineMaui
Angelo P, Owner at Notaro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

The Notaro Ristorante crew is pleased and glad to hear that you were able to enjoy our atmosphere and find satisfaction in our menu and wines. I am sorry to hear about the portion's issue; certain specials , such as our Prix-Fixes, contain smaller portions...More

Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I used a Groupon and took my husband here for his birthday last night. The service was excellent and the staff is friendly. The owner is very sweet and made sure we had everything we needed. And the food was DELICIOUS! I HIGHLY recommended this...More

Thank Tracey H
Angelo P, Owner at Notaro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2016

Tracey, it was our pleasure to have you for that occasion. At Notaro's, our main goal is to achieve costumer satisfaction, and we are glad you were able to spend an enjoyable moment. Thank you for sharing your thoughts! we would be very happy to...More

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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
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a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4862
    (34th & 35th ST)
  • Public Transportation: 7 train to Grand Central and 6 train to 33rd/Park Ave. M15 bus to 34 and 2nd ave.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-686-3400
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