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Little Italy

New York City, NY (Chinatown)
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Ranked #235 of 830 attractions in New York City
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Type: Neighborhoods
Activities: Dining, City walk sightseeing
Description: Neighborhood west of SoHo famous for Italian restaurants.
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

Very disappointing neighbourhood. Just long blocks of repetative Italian restaurants. Little ambience and this area is being sucked into the even more drearier Chinatown.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

lovely restaurant, good food. They take good care of their customers. close to subway station. lots of menu options

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

There is still an area left of once was a larger area called Little Italy. there are several restaurants to choose from. Ferrara's for dessert is an old stand by. The main strip now it feels like a tourist trap. The old restaurants don't hawk there wares on the sidewalk, they just serve good food seek them out..

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Tucson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We visited the area with a local and really enjoyed walking through the neighborhood. Very vibrant and exactly what we expected. We stopped at several places trying to decide which Italian cafe to eat at and our friend said we should just pick any place as they are all good. I would not go so far as to say that,... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The Mulberry St. area of Little Italy is almost just what is left of the great italian neighborhood. Nevertheless, it has a great variety of restaurants at Mulberry St. with different menus, so don't get fool by the fact that because its Italian food, they all serve the same. The menu's are different and the taste varies widely. I love... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Go explore this area of NYC for wonderful food and a terrific Italian experience. We went specifically to go to a restaurant, but it is also worth going to explore, people watch, and take in the sights, sounds and smells.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Book this Tour and at the end you will know why the Tour is amazing. The Tour describes the other side of NY. You will learn interessting Stories about the Chinese and italian People and their home in the US. All essential aspects were brought up and well communicated in a comfortable atmosphere as well as with a personal charisma... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We went on a walking tour of Little Italy and it was very good and quite interesting. We had food on it also which was yummy. I would have liked to return and go to a restuarant but didn't have time.

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Chicago,IL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

About ten year ago had being in Little Italy, it was San Genaro Festival, the scenery was almost identical to the Godfather's movie...OMG what a difference now, seems to me that Chinatown is eating every piece of real estate, and sadly taking away this jewel of New York City... today Little Italy has few last Italian restaurantes (be aware some... More

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Biloxi, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Was a great walk however it is a very small place, we enjoyed the little we saw. great food worth the trip , it is right outside of china town so you can do both in one day Barry R Jones Jr Lynn Rae Moore Adventure Bums get off the path

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