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Piccola Cucina

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184 Prince St, Neighborhood: SoHo, New York City, NY 10012
212-625-3200
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11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 94
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  • 49
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    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
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Piccola Cucina was a great last minute find - walking past (and following a quick check in Trip Advisor) the restaurant was able to accept a last minute reservation. Great food at reasonable prices, good service and very pleasant atmosphere. Recommended.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Paul B
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

Piccola Cucina was a great last minute find - walking past (and following a quick check in Trip Advisor) the restaurant was able to accept a last minute reservation. Great food at reasonable prices, good service and very pleasant atmosphere. Recommended.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Smaller serves than you generally expect to get in both the US and Italian restaurants but the overall flavours were fantastic. Service OK, had to follow up the male waiter for water refills and the bill but they were quick to suggest wine refills ...... if you get my drift. Would return.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Incredible, amazing. I am Italian and I've been living here for 6 years. It's not easy to find such a great and real Italian restaurant like this is. The chef is sophisticated, outstanding. You must try this!!!!

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New York City, New York
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 910 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

A bombastically fantastic Italian restaurant. You can easily FORGET that you are in NEW YORK while eating your unbelievably incredible Italian dish. I ordered calamari and lobster and you know what, I was in fact not so much hungry and I can rather be called an "Oyster Man" not "Lobster" :) as I spend at least two nights in Balthazar... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

Highly recomended. good food! Rissotto and lasgna were perfect. Tiramisu as well. Libes the open kitchen me the familiar feeling of the place. We'llcome Black!

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

What a great place for a glass of wine, or to have a pasta dish. Dinner is amazing, as is the lunch special but be sure to ask for the special priced entrees and not the dinner menu if you are there for lunch. Service is tops, in this small street-side eatery.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stopped on a whim and were delighted with what we found. Despite being emptier than most places in the neighborhood at 9pm, it was not because of the food. Our waiter was from Rome; we dusted off our Italian and compared notes. The fish crudo was amazing; pasta was also fantastic. There was a great selection of wines by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Staff were very attentive, the restaurant was very intimate and the food was great. Would definitely recommend this restaurant!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Me and my husband had lunch twice in this little place. The lasagnas (vegetarian and meat) were superb. Desserts are also great. We tried the Sicilian canoli and the Tiramisu, both of them out of this world. Costed us about $60 each time for both of us. Definitely, a great place for lunch!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Atmospheric and friendly, the food here – especially the bruschetta – is pretty good. But be warned, it is very very small. So small that on our visit, when it became full I got fed up with the constant nudging and bumping from the (apologetic) staff trying to make their way around the restaurant to take orders and serve. If... More 

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Additional Information about Piccola Cucina

Address: 184 Prince St, Neighborhood: SoHo, New York City, NY 10012
Phone Number: 212-625-3200
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > SoHo
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 184 Prince St, Neighborhood: SoHo, New York City, NY 10012
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > SoHo
  • Neighborhood: SoHo
  • Phone Number: 212-625-3200

Price and Cuisine

  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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