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All 150 Newburgh Restaurants

Il Cena'Colo

228 South Plank Road, Newburgh, NY 12550
+1 845-564-4494
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Ranked #7 of 150 Restaurants in Newburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 am
Mon 12:00 pm - 2:30 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 am
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Since 1988, Il Cenacolo has brought the taste of Northern Italy to the Hudson Valley. Celebrating the simplicity of classic Tuscan cuisine, its menu offers traditional recipes, presented with sophistication and mastery. The finest ingredients are prepared so their flavor shines through. Following Italy's guiding philosophy, every part of the meal is a culinary experience. Of the many notable dishes on the menu, Polletto al limone, Filetto al pepe nero, and Risotto alla pirata are renowned throughout the region.
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English first
New Windsor NY
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We went here for our 30th anniversary. it was a Monday night, so we thought the restaurant would be empty. There were actually quite a few tables occupied though there was only one waitress. She was incredible! She spent time at every table going over one of the most extensive lists of specials for the night that I have ever... More 

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Santa Fe NM
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This place is absolutely great. Best antipasti selections I've ever seen. Including in Italy. We told the waiter to make us a plate and take care of us and boy did he ever. Generous portions, great wine by the glass, relaxed quiet environs. This place is wonderful. Wish we had more reason to be in that part of the country.... More 

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Chester, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I read a review about this restaurant and agreed with it. I am not a fan of a restaurant that does not honor their reservations. That was several years ago. I decided to give it another try and happy that I did. My guest and myself were seated upon our arrival (with reservations made). As we were there early, before... More 

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Campbell Hall
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We used to visit this restaurant frequently before their sister restaurant, Cena 2000, opened on the Newburgh waterfront. We stopped going to Cena 2000 because the service was inconsistent, there was always a 20 to 30 minute wait even with a reservation and they ran out of a lot of their specials by 7:00 on a Saturday night! Based on... More 

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New Paltz, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Caponata and crunchy Italian bread to start, as a very large, very tasty amuse bouche (or however you say it in Italian). Sizeable list of wonderful appetizers from octopus salad to smoked trout -- all perfectly prepared. Four guests, all delighted with veal shoulder, linguini Bolognese, rigatoni with hot and sweet sausage. Gelato, flourless chocolate torte, coffee. Some noise, but... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

liked: cozy atmosphere, friendly staff disliked: service seemed disorganized, everybody who worked there served us; waiter didn't know anything about names or locations of wines; food a bit too salty for my taste

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Walden, ny
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My husband and I discovered this restaurant a year or two ago and have been in love ever since. We have been there several times and have yet to have a bad dish or less than perfect service. Although all the staff is excellent, Cricket is nothing short I perfection. The way she describes the specials makes you want to... More 

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Newburgh, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This place isn't easy to find, but its well worth the trip. The best meal I ever had in my life was here. Its menu is northern Italian, not a red sauce chicken parm kind of Italian place but one with elegant service and great food. Its a bit pricey, I have only been there for special occassions, but its... More 

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We have dined here four times and each time gets better and better. Great specials each night make this one of our favorites. Great service and quality.

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Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This was our second time dining at this gem. Our group was six in number and we had convened for a college reunion. Needless to say since we had dined here before we were anxious to return. We were not disappointed from the moment we walked in the door we were greeted by friendly staff and seated a the perfect... More 

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Additional Information about Il Cena'Colo

Address: 228 South Plank Road, Newburgh, NY 12550
Phone Number: +1 845-564-4494
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Newburgh
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 am  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 am  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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