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La Manda's

251 Tarrytown Road, White Plains, NY
(914) 684-9228
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Ranked #10 of 227 restaurants in White Plains
Cuisines: Italian
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- Jul 22, 2014
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English first
White Plains, New York
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208 reviews 208 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

LaManda's has been around for ever. It's owned by the original family. They make the kind of food and portion size your old Italian grandmother used to make. You must go here hungry and don't eat bread. I think they make great pizza.

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New York City, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We have lived in the area all our lives; never visited this restaurant before. However, friends suggested we go with them and OMG, the eggplant rolatini was the best ever. It's a hole-in-the-wall kind of ambiance but it feels like the neighborhood restaurant that everyone grows up with; think we are the only couple in our neighorhood who never gave... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Love this place. Initially, I wondered why my friend ate here so much, but after I tried the food, I found out why! I'm a Southern foodie and anywhere that is generous with portions is already a great place, but the food is flavorful, the people are nice and friendly, and the place is always bustling with families from all... More

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East Hampton, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

When my boyfriend took me to his favorite place to eat in White Plains, I was being courteous and "going along for the ride" to be a sport. But this place is "home." My boyfriend eats here more than at his own home (and he's a great cook). I found the Chicken Scarparo TO DIE FOR, but the chicken rollatini... More

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Hawthorne,N.Y.
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The food is all excellent. Have never had anything I didn't like. The decor leaves a little to be desired, but the food makes up for this. Pricing is fair for what you get.

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Hartsdale NY
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My first visit was with friends who had grown up eating here. My impression: sticky plastic tablecloths. Food was Italian, much like the food in every other Italian restaurant at the time. I never wanted to return. But years later, my husband found the place and brought me back. To be fair, it had been updated. A bit. The food... More

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Sandefjord, Norway
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75 reviews 75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

When I grew up in greenburgh spent many an afternoon eating here... Food was real good and a caste of characters right out of the sopranos... Loved

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nyc
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Having eaten at La Manda's for decades I thought it was about time I reviewed this old fashioned landmark.I've been ordering the same thing as long as I can remember.We start with the La Manda mixed salad for 1, which is more than enough for 2 people,followed by the house specialty chicken Scaparo...on the bone,extra crispy...with 2 hot red cherry... More

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New York City, New York
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560 reviews 560 reviews
368 restaurant reviews
1,327 helpful votes 1,327 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I have been going here for years whenever I am in the neighborhood. I like the Shrimp Parmigiana over a bed of linguini. Their wine selection is quite limited Nothing to write home about. The beer selection is not great either. Good service. good food, and reasonably priced. Family run. Now that Jerry only there infrequently the place is definitely... More

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Califon, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

We used to live in White Plains and were regulars in the little gem. We were in the neighborhood and it was dinner time, so why not. Nothing, absolutely nothing has changed in 22 years and I mean this in a good way. The pizza is still fabulous. My daughter got pasta and said it was good (she wasn't born... More

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