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San Gennaro Ristorante

#9 of 1,082 Restaurants in Bronx
Certificate of Excellence
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2329 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8103 (Formerly Arthur Avenue Trattoria)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Montville, New Jersey
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89 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped here after going to the NY Botanical gardens. Small restaurant but worth the trip. Food was great, service fantastic and reasonable prices. Had the shrimp and pasta. Huge and a lot. Sauces didn't over power the food. Parking tough but go to the end of Arthur Ave.

Thank roadtripgene
Freeport, New York
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157 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner due to our favorite restaurant being closed for vacation. Portions are small and quality is average for the area. Make sure you are specific on your order. They will bring everything you mention. Not nice but hey what the heck you'll eat it anyway. Diner portions are also small so forget sharing or even wanting to... More 

Thank Mcoh9570
Sangennaro2329, Owner at San Gennaro Ristorante, responded to this review

Tx for choosing San Gennaro restaurant .....yes the portion to has they not big like the other restaurant around but we prefer to work more for the quality then a quantity and we are the best rated in the area about review I fill bad if u have a bad experience to has we try to make happy everybody anyway... More 

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124 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Going to the Yankee game? If they win - this place is like the icing on the cake. If they lose (and they lose a lot) this is the perfect place to "eat your sorrows." From the fantastic clams to the specials to the double espresso & desert, you are going to love this place. And the service was super.

Thank PhilipConnecticut
Rockville Centre, New York
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59 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a late lunch/early dinner after spending the day at the New York Botanical Gardens. Small place with indoor and outdoor seating. Entrees were very good, appetizers were excellent. Very enjoyable afternoon.

Thank TineMcD
Albany, New York
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277 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, great service, great quality of food and great tasting food. I was there for my birthday celebration with my family. The atmosphere inside is small but quaint and plenty of room at each table. The service was especially good by the entire wait staff being attentive to our every needs. We ordered the special mussels dish with great... More 

Thank bclooch
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We have eaten at many of the restaurants on Arthur Avenue...this by far is our favorite!! It was a beautiful and were able to eat outside. We had family visiting from Charlotte, NC who always said that it is difficult to find really good Italian food there. So what better place to bring them than to the Bronx?! We ordered... More 

1 Thank Shellseeker0509
Sangennaro2329, Owner at San Gennaro Ristorante, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit at San Gennaro restaurant we appreciate and we very happy to make you and your family happy come again anytime we try to make your time and your food unforgettable CIAO More 

New York, NY
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

I have been eating here for about five years. It has never disappointed. I think it is getting better and better. The waiter, Daniele, who has been there there the past several times is charming and knowledgeable. The food is the best Italian I've had outside of Italy. In fact, their mozzarella and ricotta are fresh from Italy! I plan... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

A group of 6 went here for dinner, we all tasted each other's dishes. Absolutely everything we tasted was amazing!!! Our handsome waiter with his sexy accent was an added bonus. The service was excellent he was on top of it but didn't rush us. B the owner came by to make sure we were happy with everything. We would... More 

1 Thank GCR2011
Darien, Connecticut
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We wandered into this restaurant for an early Sunday lunch. The food was delicious and truly reminiscent of our trip to the Amalfi Coast two years ago. Best grilled octopus we have had since then. Everything we ordered was off the specials menu, and all of it was excellent. Highly recommend the buffalo mozzarella, just arrived from Sorrento! Service was... More 

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Bloomingdale, NJ
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243 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

At last, we've found a really great restaurant on Arthur Avenue. We've tried so many and found them to be touristy with terrible food. But San Gennaro is a tiny place with a small bar and absolutely delicious cooking. We were there on a Sunday afternoon and everyone in the place was speaking Italian. We started with a good antipasto... More 

Thank Carolyn B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2329 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8103 (Formerly Arthur Avenue Trattoria)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: 17185620129

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