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IL Toscano Restaurant

4205 235th St, Douglaston, NY 11363-1526
+1 718-631-0300
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lasagna” (13 reviews)
“lobster” (17 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4205 235th St, Douglaston, NY 11363-1526
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being American Italian and very picky with Italian restaurants, this place is excellent. Everything was amazing. The only issues is that they are not big fans of menus (wine list and dessert). They have them but our waiter preferred to tell us, which was a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

The staff was very attentive and friendly. The atmosphere was lovely, dim lights , cozy, clean and classy set up. It is situated next to the LIRR station in Little Neck, so parking is not an issue, plus they have valet parking. My two dinner...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank belugasrock
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant numerous times, never one complaint, always spotless, exceptional service and great food. Wine is fantastic, from the Menu any pasta plate is good, the steak, the fish, and please do yourself a favor and order the Napoleon as your...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 307mariad
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We were here to celebrate my husband's birthday...and the table behind us was celebrating a birthday as were the two tables next to them and on and on. There are a lot of tables in the restaurant and they are close together but the noise...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Barbara Z
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We went for Valentine's day dinner but I live nearby and this place is always packed. It's a very intimate setting and they serve Italian and lots of wine. Not your typical fast food italian....more of a date night or possibly a business meeting type...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank jimmy s
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Outstanding from start to finish. Special pork chop melted in your mouth. Highly recommend this restaurant, reservations are a must

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 530peggyr
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Had a very enjoyable meal at this restaurant. It was a 'Sunday night 3 course meal special.' The choice of appetizers was varied and all were excellent. I ordered the fried calamari which was fried to perfection. The calamari was tender and moist and came...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BillEng
Reviewed February 11, 2018

There are plenty of good "neighborhood" Italian restaurants in the Long Island-Queens area, but if you're looking for a fine dining experience in Italian food, go no farther than Il Toscano in Douglaston. With an upscale Manhattan vibe, this restaurant is in a class by...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank George H
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We really enjoyed this old world Italian restaurant. The lobster in garlic over spinach was very good. The lasagna was incredible! Loved this place and easy to get to.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Dkush1
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Dined with friends that highly recommended Il Toscano. We were not disappointed. The wine list is very good, with some reasonably priced bottles. The food was top notch. We were brought an appetizer on the house that was delicious. The calamari was so tender, with...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank JandJMiller
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February 18, 2017|
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Response from 445margueritef | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, there is no dress code.
April 29, 2015|
Response from 445margueritef | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot in front of the restaurant but usually there are no free spaces. We´ve parked a short distance from the restaurant without any problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4205 235th St, Douglaston, NY 11363-1526
    (Douglaston Parkway)
  • Public Transportation: The Port Washington branch of the L.I.R.R.- Douglaston Station.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Douglaston
  • Phone Number: +1 718-631-0300
  • E-mail
For almost three decades, Il Toscano has been known for taking fresh, seasonal ingredients and preparing sumptuous Northern Italian style cuisine.
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