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Il Tinello Ristorante

16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
+1 212-245-4388
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was superior. We were waited on by at least 4 different people and except when they were talking orders they did their work so efficiently you hardly new they were there. I had read that the specials were so tempting that you were...More

Thank ShillelaghDelaware
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small, intimate traditional italian restaurant in a great location a block off fifth avenue. Very accommodating with special requests. Great quality food and appealing presentation. Gluten free pasta. Very friendly and super attentive staff. Breaded, pan sauteed veal chop (not on menu), pasta norma (not...More

Thank weebarona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great dinner. The service was excellent - staff was very attentive, informative & professional. Food was superb. Pricey, but very worth it

Thank Tom_B_NJ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I just ate dinner there and it's possibly the best overall Italian dinner we've ever had. The service was professional yet engaging, starting with a great wine recommendation. We then had some cold antipasto which had incredible subtle flavors. We split a...More

Thank Pcjohn65
Reviewed 12 August 2017

If you truly enjoy fine Italian dining, and seek a wonderful overall dining experience, then Il Tinello should be on your list. The staff was superb: attentive, polite, professional, and highly skilled. It was easy to see that the employees enjoyed serving others and pleasing...More

Thank 1SouthernBoy
Reviewed 7 August 2017

What a great spot not too far from my hotel. We asked for a place close by to the hotel due to the rain and we are glad we ate here. You can feel the old world feel in here. The rustic and comforting selections...More

Thank Sunshine1981AB
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Six of us had lunch at Il Tinello yesterday. Ours was the only table at lunch - which can be an ominous sign. But the meal was full of pleasant surprises from the word go. The server was extremely attentive, his cocktail recommendations for each...More

Thank Neesha D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

There are a lot of Italian restaurants in NYC, but this one is EXCEPTIONAL. All of the food was fantastic and the service was superb. As a result, although the evening was not inexpensive, one feels like it is well worth the cost. The restaurant...More

Thank jpgw2qq
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I just looked at the menu online. All your favorite Italian dishes are there. However, we did not even look at the menu after our captain gave us the specials. The service can be described as enthusiastic, professional, personal, and literally remarkable. My Blue Point...More

1  Thank whmurray
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The food and service at his restaurant is incredible! We ate at some great restaurants on our recent trip to NY (including The Gotham Grill & Grammarvy Tavern), but this was our favorite dinner and it was half the price! Everything we had was fabulous!

Thank hmseminole
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
    (Betwen 5th Ave. and 6th Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-4388
  • E-mail
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