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Dominick's Restaurant

#28 of 1,013 Restaurants in Bronx
#31 of 1,126 Places to Eat in Bronx
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2335 Arthur Ave, NY 10458-8156
718-733-2807
Today
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 61
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Always a great meal

Wonderful food. The clams,alla Gianni,stuffed artichoke are my favs. Pork chops pizzaolla and chicken scarpiello made us very happy. The service is good and people friendly. I highly recommend this gem in the real little Italy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Wonderful food. The clams,alla Gianni,stuffed artichoke are my favs. Pork chops pizzaolla and chicken scarpiello made us very happy. The service is good and people friendly. I highly recommend this gem in the real little Italy.

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Mineola, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

My wife and I love to visit the New York Botanical Gardens. 2 Reasons, first the place is Beautiful and second is we use it as an excuse to visit our favorite Italian restaurant on Arthur Avenue, Dominick's. We brought 2 friends who had never visited New Yorks REAL Little Italy. None of us were dissapointed. Dominick's has an old... More 

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Deer Park, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Dominick's is one of the oldest restaurants on Arthur Ave. in the Bronx's Little Italy , actually it is the last real Little Italy in NYC. I would pass it ever since I was young on my family weekend trips on the bus to the Bronx Zoo or the Botanical Gardens, but we never went there. In fact the first... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We had a wonderful family meal for 7 of us and everything was great. We ate family style and ordered appetizers and a salad to start. Then ordered several entrées for our meal. Everything was delicious the wait staff was helpful and very pleasant. A great Arthur Avenue experience!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Ate at Dominick,'s every Friday have not been back in years living out of state came into town for a visit took my family we always ate their how could they go to serving tasteless food and over priced I eat out all over the USA and Europe as a retired wine consultant for an Italian importer the review on... More 

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Sanibel
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We used to frequent this restaurant when we lived in NY. We loved the food here. The pasta was fresh and the daily menu offering always had something for everyone. It changed. A definite tourist trap. We waited at the entrance for a table for 2 for about 15 minutes. The bar tender/manager told everyone walking in "10 minutes". Finally,... More 

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Chappaqua, New York
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136 reviews 136 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Hadn't been to Dominick's in years and should have stayed away but memories fade over time. Had dinner recently and the food was absolutely awful. The same oversized portions of inedible food. The atmosphere is the same as ever with large communal tables and bright lights. No menus and no written bill. But it was the food that made this... More 

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Bronx, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We visit Dominick's generally once a month. Accompanied by a bottle of house red wine, our favorite entrée is the Chicken Scarpariello. The baked stuffed clams are among the best on this planet and could be a meal by themselves. Be sure to request a menu and be asked whether you came to read or eat by the friendly wait... More 

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San Jose, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Dominick's in Bronx is the ultimate Italian dining experience. Very laid back, relaxing atmosphere. Everyone's courteous right from the owner to the busboy. Food was great. We ordered eggplant parm, brocolli rabe, steak, flounder. they were all good. The house wine was great too.

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new york, ny
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I truly don't understand all the rave reviews. We were 4 adults, one child. We ordered family style chicken scarpiello and a family style pasta which they agreed to split into two orders: 1/2 linguini with clam sauce, and 1/2 penne vodka, plus a side of broccoli rabe, and a small penne marinara for my niece. The pasta dishes were... More 

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Additional Information about Dominick's Restaurant

Address: 2335 Arthur Ave, NY 10458-8156
Phone Number: 718-733-2807
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2335 Arthur Ave, NY 10458-8156
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: 718-733-2807

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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