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Address: Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY
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Little Italy in Niagara Falls, NY

my local newspaper (in Lockport, NY) listed Little Italy Niagara Museum, along with an address and hours open for several weeks. It sounded interesting so my cousin and I decided... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2015
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you need a drug store there are some here. There is nothing here you want to see and was not a neighborhood I felt comfortable in, and I'm usually comfortable anywhere. This is why more people stay on the Canadian side.

Los Angeles, California
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

OK Get ready for several choices of Italian Restaurants... authentic! some even have tripe like grandma made. All friendly and casual...nobody will rush you.

Thank NolH
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Beautiful! Very quiet place, nice to seat in a bench and watch people pass by drinking a Tim Horton's coffee =)

Thank Francisca V
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161 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Some interesting restaurants in here, and a bustling neighbourhood for the people who live in the area, but not worth a visit. None of the Italian-American character that you would expect. Somebody made an impulsive attempt to create a tourist attraction where one doesn't exist. Once the sign needs maintenance, tear it down and use the savings to try and... More 

Thank Professor04
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469 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

my local newspaper (in Lockport, NY) listed Little Italy Niagara Museum, along with an address and hours open for several weeks. It sounded interesting so my cousin and I decided to check it out today during their open hours. We got to the address and found a convenience store. The man in the store has never heard of the museum.... More 

2 Thank JuneNY
Roanoke, VA
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41 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

I was really looking forward to visiting the Little Italy area, but was really disappointed. The area is really run down and I wouldn't want to make the trip at night...Is be very uncomfortable walking around that area at night.

Thank TheLinkFamily
Lewiston, New York
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140 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Would highly recommend Fortuna's Restaurant on 19th Street in this part of the city. Their Veal Parmigiana is fork tender and their portion of two huge servings is very generous. The marinara sauce is very flavorful as well.

1 Thank Moomus
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80 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This is a part of town that is very small. Most of the buildings are boarded up and or run down. I am not sure if this is because they are open for only part of the season or if this is actual what this is like all the time. Not what I would think about if I was in... More 

Thank Ladyjeyes
Niagara Falls, New York
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31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

While it was obviously the commercial hub of a vibrant Italian community at one time only little reminders remain like the few Italian restaurants hidden within a lot of run down looking shops that appear to cater to the mostly poor neighborhood around this small commercial stretch of road.

1 Thank Jeffery F
North Tonawanda, New York
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440 reviews
212 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We drove through "Little Italy" on the way to the Niagara Aquarium. Things looked very dismal. The best things to see were the portrait of Tommy Tedesco (once the top sessions man in the world in my opinion) and the overhead, wrought iron, signs on either end of the area (on Pine Avenue).

1 Thank Marcia B

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