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Magna Ristorante

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35-25 Farrington Street, Flushing, NY 11354 (Northern Blvd)
Magna is just 4 blocks from the #7 NYC subway and the Long Island RailRoad's Flushing station. Also a block away from the Q12, Q13, and N21 bus stop.
718-445-3352
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7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for: Families with children, Business meetings
Description: Come to Magna and discover Flushing's Hidden Gem! A true taste of Italy is...
Come to Magna and discover Flushing's Hidden Gem! A true taste of Italy is tucked away just around the corner from Northern Blvd and 35 Avenue, adjacent to the Marco Hotel & Suites. Open for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily. Perfect for business or pleasure. At Magna, you will enjoy a variety of Italian dishes and a fine wine selection. Let Magna impress your taste buds. Benvenuti a tutti e buon appetito! Great location, just a few minutes to LaGuardia Airport,CitiField,and the US Open.
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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
GRACIE!

I met my son at the hotel this restaurant is in for a Christmas reunion. We decided to eat dinner on Christmas night so we could have a chance to re-connect. We chose seats at the bar for this reason. Service was fabulous, they understood we were deep in conversation yet kept water and drinks... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
gary c
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I met my son at the hotel this restaurant is in for a Christmas reunion. We decided to eat dinner on Christmas night so we could have a chance to re-connect. We chose seats at the bar for this reason. Service was fabulous, they understood we were deep in conversation yet kept water and drinks filled, plates cleared and the... More 

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Thank gary c
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

We appreciate the 5-star review, Gary! Thank you choosing to dine at Magna. We're happy you were able to reconnect with your son over a delicious meal on Christmas. Glad you enjoyed the breakfast buffet, drinks at the bar and lobster tails. It was a pleasure serving you and thank you for your kind words about our staff and service... More 

New York City, New York
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

very surprised to see an Italian restaurant right in the middle of Flushing Chinatown area. you'll have to know where you're going, otherwise you'll probably never find it. came for dinner with another couple. food was typical Italian and very good. service was also excellent.

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1 Thank oggieonyc
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

So nice to hear you were pleasantly surprised, Oggieonyc! Yes, we are a unique restaurant in the neighborhood and the only one offering Italian cuisine in this area. We're often referred to as the hidden gem of Flushing so thank you for noting that our location is not easily noticed. Magna is located on Farrington Street, but being around the... More 

South Carolina
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101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

This small restaurant was suggested by our hotel. They were right a great place to eat. The mussels were awesome.

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Thank rkilgo
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5-stars, rkilgo! Wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us at Magna Ristorante. Glad to hear you took the Marco Hotel's recommendation to dine with us. Please keep us in mind next time you are visiting the area. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

The Magna Ristorante is as good or better than our favorite restaurants in Italy. Fab food/service/atmosphere We felt like we were family. Instead of seating elsewhere we chose to eat here 3 nights in our visit to NYC. Associated with the Marco Polo Hotel in Flushing NY and near La Guardia airport. The Magna prepares an outstanding buffet for Breakfast... More 

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Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

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Virginia
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76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Hidden gem. Had lunch and dinner here and each time was exceptional. I had a special which was chicken in some sort of mustard sauce--finger licking good. I would go back any day. The service is lovely.

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2 Thank Earth3003
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

We love this excellent review, Earth3003! Your feedback is important to us and knowing your experience with us was exceptional and excellent is wonderful. We do hope to welcome you back in the near future! Grazie! More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Visited on Friday the 2nd and got more than we expected! Opted for the servers recommendation of the veal special alongside the meatball pasta. Good variety of wines to match the food and the service was great!! Food was spectacular. The staff and management went the extra mile to get us home afterwards, setting us up with their private driver.... More 

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Thank Benjsaunders1
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

Reviews like this make our day, Benjsaunders1! Thank you for the wonderful compliments to the food and service.Hearing that you felt like we went the extra mile is a pleasure. We are committed to excellent service and are happy you felt well taken care of. We're glad you liked our variety of wines. guests are often surprised at our wide... More 

Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We stayed at the hotel that this restaurant is attached to so it was very convenient to eat at Magna Ristorante. We were pleasantly surprised by how friendly and accommodating the staff was. Barbara and Fabio were particularly warm and friendly. They helped make each of our meals at the restaurant memorable, not to mention the good food. We will... More 

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Thank Carla J
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

Carla J, Thank you for the wonderful recommendation.We are glad to hear you experience with us was memorable. We appreciate your compliments to the food and service. Fabio and Barbara are always doing their best to make sure our guests feel welcomed and comfortable so thanks for including their names in this review and for letting us know. We look... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

It is my first visit to Magna. The food and service is excellent. Thank you for the kindness of Barbara and Vevin.

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Thank Yeping J
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

Wow, we love the title of your review, Yeping J! What a compliment! It's a pleasure to know your experience with us was excellent. How nice of you to directly thank Barbara and Vivian for their kindness. Our staff is committed to providing excellent services so thank you for acknowledging them. Your 5-star feedback is appreciated. More 

Paranaque, Philippines
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

The waitress very helpful and cheerful in her loving Italian accent -- tiramisu with coffee was the perfect ending of our hearty salad meal.

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Thank Vivien M
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

Thank you, Vivien, for the 5-star review! Our tiramisu is quite popular, we are happy you enjoyed your dessert, salad and and our service. We appreciate the feedback. Grazie, Letizia More 

UNIONTOWN, OH
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190 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

This was my first visit to Magna. My co-worker had been there on his last trip to Flushing and recommended it. We made reservations but it wasn't really needed since we dined at 6:30 pm on a week night. It seems that they didn't start getting busy till later. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. It was... More 

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1 Thank FENTON64
Letizia B, Public Relations Manager at Magna Ristorante, responded to this review

Dear Fenton64, So glad your co-worker recommended us to you and especially glad to hear that you found the service to be excellent and our food delicious! Thank you for the compliments and for taking the time to post about your experience with us. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 35-25 Farrington Street, Flushing, NY 11354
    (Northern Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Magna is just 4 blocks from the #7 NYC subway and the Long Island RailRoad's Flushing station. Also a block away from the Q12, Q13, and N21 bus stop.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Flushing
  • Phone Number: 718-445-3352

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Families with children, Business meetings

Description

Come to Magna and discover Flushing's Hidden Gem! A true taste of Italy is tucked away just around the corner from Northern Blvd and 35 Avenue, adjacent to the Marco Hotel & Suites. Open for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily. Perfect for business or pleasure. At Magna, you will enjoy a variety of Italian dishes and a fine wine selection. Let Magna impress your taste buds. Benvenuti a tutti e buon appetito! Great location, just a few minutes to LaGuardia Airport,CitiField,and the US Open.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm

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