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Il Giglio

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81 Warren St, New York City, NY 10007
(212) 571-5555
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 3
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  • 3
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  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food and service

While the atmosphere could be better, the food was excellent. I was a bit disappointed that our server did not know the wwine list better, and we paid an outrageous amount for a mediocre wine, I would go back. The veal was fabulous.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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English first
Hackensack, New Jersey
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The food was mediocre, and the service was horrible! The staff was very unfriendly. By far the worst Italian restaurant we have ever been to. For what they serve, the prices were very high. Will never go back and do not recommend it.

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Denver, Colorado
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

While the atmosphere could be better, the food was excellent. I was a bit disappointed that our server did not know the wwine list better, and we paid an outrageous amount for a mediocre wine, I would go back. The veal was fabulous.

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Denver, Colorado
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73 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Maybe that is why I like this place so much. Any time I am in NYC, I frequent Il Giglio. The pasta specials are wonderful, and there is something for everyone on the menu. Yes it's pricey. It's NYC. I like that it feels retro, like you walked off the street and into 1965. I found the service to be... More 

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New York
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70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This is what happens when you stop trying to innovate after being respected for some time. You price yourself to take advantage of name and location while not investing in the food or atmosphere. We have known this restaurant since 1990 and there are wonderful aspects to it. But the wait staff is that heartless mixture of men who have... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

This restaurant is awesome . . . attention to every detail with incredible food. Impeccable service and a truly unique experience.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Traditional Italian Restaurant, Flavorful food, generous potions. Service was friendly and helpful Wine list had a nice selection

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Loved going here for twenty years but the restaurant is on its last gasp. They have cut back on everything. You no longer get cheese on the table or the small plate of dried meat. We did get bread and very greasy fried zucchini. the restaurant is completely barren. its a room with tables and that is all. Split an... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We were given a gift of dinner in this restaurant from a family member who loves it. We have other family members who lived in NY years ago and also recommended it. Their intention was very generous but this restaurant wasn't for us. If you had a time machine and flew back to the 60's, envision an Italian restaurant that... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Went there for a business dinner with two colleagues and, as always, it was terrific. The wait staff are friendly and informative, the food was exceptional - had the mozzarella and tomato salad with ravioli stuffed with truffles as the entree. Wonderfully presented and prepared. If I had to make a suggestion, it would be to offer more wines by... More 

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Miami, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Quiet night in Manhattan. Service was attentive, not over bearing. Veal chop Parmesan was best I've had in years. Nice to find an Italian restaurant that the locals enjoy, instead of a reputation not recently earned. Really enjoyable night for an Italian food snob!

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Additional Information about Il Giglio

Address: 81 Warren St, New York City, NY 10007
Phone Number: (212) 571-5555
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 81 Warren St, New York City, NY 10007
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighborhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: (212) 571-5555

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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