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Nucci's South

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4842 Arthur Kill Rd, Staten Island, NY 10309-2633
718-967-3600
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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115 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant recently and there isn't a thing on their menu that wasn't good!!! This food is as authentic as you grew up with if you're first generation Italian! If you're not - or didn't grow up with this food and taste.... I'm sorry! But there is still time! Seriously.... Everything from appetizers to main course.... Pasta or... More 

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1 Thank Jedi-Travler
Staten Island, New York
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364 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

What did I like best here? The bread and the coffee. First, parking in the lot is difficult to say the least. I went for a private dinner, where they section you off from the restaurant. Room is very drab. Pasta with vodka sauce was ok. Salad was bad. Vegetables lacked flavor, potato croquette was meh. Parts of veal were... More 

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Thank FLB18
Staten Island, New York
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Went with another couple on a Thursday Night. They offered a 2 for 1 special which we took advantage of. Choices were good and food was delicious.

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1 Thank SueR56
Staten Island, New York
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

went on a sunday early evening was surprised how busy it was. started off with the mozzarella encorozza which was very good. had the linguini in red clam sauce which they surround the pasta with clams in the shell.....very good . service was good with one issue with our party of six. one person had to wait about 20 minutes... More 

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Thank rich c
Staten Island, New York
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Went to Nucci's South with friends to have the Sunday Family Dinner. You get a big bowl of pasta with sausages, meatballs, pork and bracciole (just like at Grandma's). It was delicious.

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Thank Maureen M
new york
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65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

The Pro Go to for Tottenville. Fantastic, professional service from the long time sets Nucci's apart. The pastas are always excellent and the various deals explain why there is an overflow of cars parked here every night of the week. Enjoy, If there is a wait grab a wine or sangria at the bar and really enjoy.

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Thank stickley2005
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Went to nucci/s south for the first time on Father's Day 2015. Food and service was great and will go back in a heart beat.offered a regular menu and prices were not inflated. The rest. Is not fancy and causal dress is good . If u live on s.i. You must check out this gem of a rest. .

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1 Thank Joseph E
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The nuccis calamari is delicious tastes good on the pizza great friendly staff you never wait for service here

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Thank family1243
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

Food Service & Staff /ownership are awesome .Just like being home cooked meals calamari fra dialvo sauce killer

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Thank William G
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148 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Went here for a birthday party ...The food tastes ok ...It's a place more for family party's if that's what you're looking for this is the place to go

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4842 Arthur Kill Rd, Staten Island, NY 10309-2633
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Staten Island
  • Phone Number: 718-967-3600

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