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Manetta's Ristorante

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Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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10-76 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101 (49 th and 50 th)
Vernon Blvd - Jackson Av (7, 7X) 21 St (G) Hunters Point Av (7, 7X)
(718) 786-6171
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 3:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 42
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    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
When in Doubt

When in doubt go to Manetta's. It has been there for years and keeps getting better. Always go for the specials

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Joinville, SC
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Good for:
  • Large groups
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English first
Joinville, SC
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

When in doubt go to Manetta's. It has been there for years and keeps getting better. Always go for the specials

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New York City, New York
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Local cozy down home place, filled with regulars. They do honor reservations, have a full bar and even Gluten free Pizza. The portions and prices are reasonable and the staff is mostly attentive. In the warm weather there are some outside tables, although they are on a major street with no scenic views!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We had a nice dinner on a Monday night. The service was outstanding, plenty of food cooked very well. Very authentic. If you're looking for a good meal in Long Island City, you should try this place.

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We had an afternoon to ourselves so, on a recommendation from a friend, we headed over to Manetta's. Upon arrival we were given menus and asked what we'd like for drinks. Bread was served. Gorgeous, crusty but soft, herb crusted bread. We decided to eat several courses, but share. So we had portobello mushroom salad and house salad to start,... More 

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Long Island City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We found it on a rainy sundry Service rocks---food uneven but mostly worth every dollar Very nice and attentive staff

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NYC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We've been coming to Manetta's for many years, before its expansion, when it was a tiny place in a practically deserted neighborhood. Now, it's been discovered, and the neighborhood is filled with new high-rise buildings. The quality of the food has not changed one bit. We periodically try thin-crust pizza made in wood-burning ovens around the city, and no other... More 

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Medford, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We live around the corner from this place for 3 years and finally went for dinner, I wished we would not have waited so long! The food is amazing, the stuffed mushrooms appetizer was the best stuffed mushrooms I have ever had, the past is all hand made and you can tell! Can't wait to go back with more friends!

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stamford, ct
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This restaurant is an old fashioned place with food that has a distinctive flair. Service is excellent, and the pizzas are exceptional. Today we had the Margherita--which is always the measure of good pizza, and a pie that they call the Mona Lisa, with arugula, truffle oil and delicious parmesan curls. The crust is thin and tasty, with excellent "chew".... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Went here for dinner with friends on a Saturday evening. The service was good and the food pretty solid. All of the pastas are homemade, which enticed us to come here. The prices were fair and the atmosphere nice enough. Definitely a neighborhood place where the owners seemed to know many of the customers. Would return.

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Was there for lunch on a Friday last week with office staff. The service was very slow, the food was mediocre, the drinks were lousy (the bartender needs to learn how to make mixed cocktails). I ordered the Steak medium, it was served cold, with cold beans and 2 flimsy pieces of potatoes that were dried up. The only good... More 

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Additional Information about Manetta's Ristorante

Address: 10-76 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone Number: (718) 786-6171
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 3:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $21 to $30
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10-76 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101
    (49 th and 50 th)
  • Public Transportation: Vernon Blvd - Jackson Av (7, 7X) 21 St (G) Hunters Point Av (7, 7X)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: (718) 786-6171

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $21 to $30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
3:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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