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31 Cornelia St, New York City, NY 10014 (Manhattan)
(212) 645-2189
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Ranked #248 of 11,771 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $80
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Tue 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood:
West Village
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Bleecker and Sixth Avenue
Transit: Close to the West 4th street station of the ACEBDF. Also close to the 1 train at Christopher street.
Description: Po is an Italian restaurant that offers fresh, simply prepared seasonal fare in a cozy and inviting neighborhood setting.
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New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Okay, so Mario Batali started his food empire here, but he is no longer associated with the place The food was good, with a seasonal menu based on currently available ingredients. But, there are lots of other Italian restaurants that do the same. The staff was welcoming and attentive, again also available at many other places. The price for a... More 

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Antigonish
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful meal on a rainy and cold night. We had the five course tasting meal and every course was fabulous. The flavors are incredible. Small and cosy atmosphere with great service. Would love to come back again.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This place was exceptional, the food was some of the best Italian I've had in awhile and would probably be the first place I'd recommend to a friend. We did the tasting menu which had great variety and every single dish was amazing. Where Po really stood out was their generous portion sizes and the fact that we never felt... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Small place and very friendly and prompt service. Delicious food, and reasonably priced for NYC. Very fresh food and pleasant meal. A wonderful place for a great meal.

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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

For starters, the bean toast -- I mean white bean bruschetta -- was awesome. I figured if they can make simple beans taste this good, I will have them with every course. So I started with the bean ravioli with brown butter and it did not disappoint. On paper it sounds a bit boring but the fresh pasta and killer... More 

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Concord
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Loved this restaurant in the quaint downtown village and would go back in a heartbeat. If I lived there, I would be a regular.

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Oakland, CA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Met a few friends for a late dinner. It is a small intimate room - good for a date but it worked well for a business dinner for four people. The tasting menu was an exceptional and delicious choice (and a good value at $55 per) - still remember the tortellini. They had a good wine list and the bar... More 

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NYC
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I've been enjoying Po's food for over ten years and never had a bad meal. It's one of those places you wonder whether or not you should write a review because you want this place to be your own best kept secret. But in the end, great review is deserved for all the awesome meals I've had there. There are... More 

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Sydney
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We were recommended to this Italian restaurant by friends who visit NYC regularly. It is a small restaurant down in Greenwich Village and the night we were there it was very busy. Four of us arrived at our booked time and were shown straight to our table. Predinner drinks came almost immediately and while the waiter explained the specials and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

A long anticipated visit to Po with a dear friend was nothing short of fabulous! The atmosphere was quaint and our table in a little nook was the perfect setting to enjoy wonderful conversation over artfully prepared food. The salad course was a delightful pear and Gorgonzola combination layered with walnuts and tasty vinegar based dressing . Veal Marsala was... More 

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Additional Information about Po

Address: 31 Cornelia St, New York City, NY 10014
Phone Number: (212) 645-2189
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 80
Cuisine: Italian

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