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20 Battery Place, New York City, NY 10004
212 528 2228
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Ranked #1,560 of 11,687 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $35
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Little West Street
Transit: 1 train to RECTOR R train to WHITEHALL / SOUTH FERRY 4 or 5 train to BOWLING GREEN
Description: As one of the best kept secrets in New York City, Gigino at Wagner Park offers a spectacular view of Lady Liberty and the New York Harbor. Owners Bob Giraldi and Phil Suarez along with executive chef Luigi Celentano, have taken great pride in bringing Italian cuisine to Battery Park City for over 10 years. Nestled between the Ritz Carlton and the Statue of Liberty, Gigino can be found just a few steps south of The Jewish Heritage Museum. Open year round, Gigino at Wagner Park is a great place for a romantic evening or family get together.
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Aurora, Colorado
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

After a long day of sightseeing and returning to shore from Ellis Island, we stumbled on this restaurant on our way back to the train. I wish it had been warm enough to sit outside near the water. It is a delightful small restaurant with great service and even better food. It was relaxed, un rushed. The wait staff did... More

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Abiquiu, New Mexico, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Gigino is located in the park directly across the street from the Ritz Carlton. Italian food, OK food. Best part is the patio view of the Hudson River and Statue of Liberty. Go early to get a seat outside.

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Perth, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

waiter a little rude but amazing location - lovely food !!! The water is right at the edge of the lawn and you can see the statue - perfect !!

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new york
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681 reviews 681 reviews
401 restaurant reviews
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We ate outdoors. Salads perfect. Very close to museum of jewish history. Do 't miss it. I will be back. Might be gorgeous at night. Good outdoors April to october

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Hampshire
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77 reviews 77 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The weather helped - a beautiful sunny day in September and a view from the shady terrace across the harbour to the Statue. This was our last day in NY and we just loved the location, food and service. Considering the location the prices were very reasonable. My wife was very impressed that I had found such a beautiful way... More

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had a family get together and decided to have a nice Italian meal. Gigino's was a wonderful choice..the atmosphere was amazing. the view spectacular and the food over the top. Appetizers were great...calamari to die for and the salad was amazing. Pasta was excellent. Would definitely go back. Great experience.

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Northfiield, Il
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We ate at Gigino's on a beautiful late summer evening listening to a drum circle in the park while having a beautiful view of the Statue of Liberty. Food was excellent and reasonably priced and the ambiance outdoors was amazing.

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Clute, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My daughter and I ate here twice and my two sisters once. The view at sunset is beyond compare. Watching the Statute of Liberty is a blessing. The appetizers were so very good. Definitely would return to this restaurant.

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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

With all the construction in the area, it is a difficult restaurant to find. However, worth all the trouble. The weather co-operated, so we sat outside - an amazing view of the Statue of Liberty. For an appetizer, my wife had their special salad, which was very special indeed!. I had the Calamari (very good). Both had the Bolgnese pasta.... More

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yorkshire, uk
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93 reviews 93 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Booked an evening meal for my husband's birthday of which the restaurant was aware The setting is superb - fantastic views of Lady Liberty & Lower Manhattan. Ordered cocktails on arrival & then had to remind the staff after we had waited 15 minutes, but the place was busy. Toilets are in the public block in Wagner Park but clean... More

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Additional Information about Gigino

Address: 20 Battery Place, New York City, NY 10004
Phone Number: 212 528 2228
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 35
Cuisine: Italian

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