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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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  • 91
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  • 48
    Very good
  • 14
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  • 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
While waiting for my time in Paris and eating in Italiano magnifico way !

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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71 reviews 71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
809 helpful votes 809 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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62 reviews 62 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Having enjoyed our visit to Italy last summer, we are always in search of great, authentic, Italian food; particularly when it is complemented by Chianti Classico with the red rooster label. BINGO! Piccola Cucina is that quaint place! For lunch, my daughter and I started with the burrata, parmigiana rivisitata, and a glass of Chianti Classico (be still my heart).... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I always dreamed to stop doing business in big companies and have a small place of mine where I would cook and drink good wine. Now this is a clear model for it. Absolutely delicious and genuine Sicilian food in a tiny place in the middle of soho. A cook alone behind the bar preparing the food. Perfect eggplant parmigiana... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Wow, wow...and wow. If you love a taste of Sicily, then Piccolo Cucina is a must. It's so quaint and intimate. The restaurant seats about 20 guests. The first language by the staff is Italian...starting your journey to Italy. The wine list is Italian. My favourite started is the bruschetta. The traditional mozzarella, basil and tomato is outstanding. I also... More 

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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

  • 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?

Staying in SoHo

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SoHo
Once the artistic hub of New York, SoHo is now one of the premiere shopping destinations in the world. Housing everything from the most popular luxury brands to swank boutiques you won’t find anywhere else, this is a sophisticated shopper’s dream come true. Broadway is teeming with big-name stores and people during the day, while Prince and Spring Streets are the other main drags to explore. Take a detour down the quieter side streets to see the real star of the district – the world’s largest collection of intricate and elegant cast-iron architecture. What were once warehouses and art studios are now meticulously restored loft buildings favored by many of New York’s celebrities, making SoHo one of the trendiest addresses in the city.
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