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House of Lasagna

334 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016 (Formerly Fagiolini) (Manhattan)
2128839555
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Ranked #4,025 of 11,666 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Transit: Take subway to Grand Central Station.
Description: "...Fagiolini's warm decor--amber walls and still-life paintings--provides a handsome showcase for some of Midtown's finest trattoria dishes. Travelers and neighborhood residents have kept this place busy since 1986..." --cuisine.net "...the assertive Penne Arrabbiata with bits of spicy sausage and Calamari Fritti with an incendiary fra diavola sauce are perfect examples of this trattoria's lusty and unpretentious style...the Chicken with Wild Mushrooms is simply catnip for Portobella mushroom lovers. Neighborhood residents, local business people and tourists from area hotels keep this gem humming through lunch and dinner....as if this bustling bistro didn't have enough going for it, most entrees with a salad are in the $10 to $15 range. --The American Express Collection
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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92 reviews 92 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

It was too close to the hotel and it's a tiny place. But food worth the visit. They also have an excellent wine list. My friend tried the Spinach lasagna that was amazing and I tried the spaghetti with meatballs (one of the best I've had). Good service and low prices.

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Charlotte, NC
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Had to eat at House of Lasagna as part of an arranged work-related group thing. The service was great, kept the food coming and wine flowing. But the pre-determined menu was not really to my liking. We were only served spinach lasagna, which was disappointing because that is probably my least favorite kind. The spinach to other ingredients ratio was... More

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NY
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131 reviews 131 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Used to go to the other Fagiolini on 40th between Lexington and Park. That was more an Italian restaurant than a lasagna place. Although the food was good here, it was not as pretty a place as the 40th street restaurant where the atmosphere was charming. They do have an 'express lunch' where you are out with speed if time... More

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Baltimore
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139 reviews 139 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

House of Lasagna (HOL) comes in two settings: the sidewalk level (entrance on Lex) is (I am told) pretty much a cafeteria style setting. We ate at "La Stanza of HOL". Gain entrance around the corner on 39th and go up the outside stairs. Here it's white table cloth and a step up in menu and beverage options. The nicer... More

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Boston
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Really enjoyed our meal which was right across from our hotel. Quick excellent pasta. Cosmos and martinis were only $5.00. They weren't large but excellent. It is a very cozy place. Only drawback was the manager/owner was in the back trying to reconcile checks and was having an issue which didn't add to the atmosphere but the excellent servers, service,... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I've been watching a lot of The Garfield Show and it made me in the mood for lasagna, so naturally when we saw this place right down the street from our hotel we had to try it! It was so incredible! I actually ordered the spaghetti and meatballs, and my husband ordered the lasagna and we split both. It was... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Was a little hesitant to dine here as it looked quite old fashioned from the outside. But I must say that my meal was the best Italian meal I have ever had, my wife also thoroughly enjoyed her meal. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I went for dinner and was very surpised with some well cooked and tasty pasta. I tried the house specialty (lasagna) and my whife had raviolli... we loved it! We'll come back for sure. Quick service was a plus that night as well.

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Salisbury, Connecticut
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

We dropped in for their 20 minute lunch, we're seated immediately, munched on some nice crusty and fresh bread with olive oil while awaiting our lasagna bolognese. It was exactly as expected, and we had our check in exactly 20 minutes. As advertised!!!

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Lund, Sweden
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We did get a lasagna evening, good little restaurang just around the corner. They know what to do, fast an good service. Could have been some place in Italy.

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Additional Information about House of Lasagna

Address: 334 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016 (Formerly Fagiolini)
Phone Number: 2128839555
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
Cuisine: Italian

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