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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017, 2019 Winner

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$25 - $35

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New Italian restaurant in the Upper East Side.
$25 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Delivery
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for brunch. Liked the location and the interior. Had the feeling that there were a lot of locals coming on a regular basis.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank madamerobinet
Reviewed August 4, 2019

Consistent food of the highest calibre,served by waitresses that know the menu and are super efficient. Yes , the place is small and yes you are sitting on top of the next table but service and food makes all the difference. A very broad menu...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank michaelc149
Reviewed July 9, 2019

So here's the problem. Food is terrific but the place is way too small and packed with people so it's loud and very uncomfortable. We were last here 6 years ago and I wrote a similar review. It would be nice if these good people...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank doug100worth
Reviewed May 13, 2019

We had lunch in early May at this delightful, small Italian restaurant tucked away on the upper East side...and thoroughly enjoyed their fabulous eggplant parmigiana dish and excellent tomato and mozzarella salad. Portions were small, and the space was rather tightly packed, but it's worth...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank IllinoisLovetotravel
Reviewed March 27, 2019

Small busy Italian eatery...Menu is fun and food is amazing...the bread with Sauce and cheese when you sit is a perfect start

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank G8522HBfrankt
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

I just had an opportunity to enjoy a very nice prefix lunch here. Grilled calamari and a lovely orata dish. Everything was cooked to perfection, and the quality was top notch. It’s not often I don’t have a single complaint, but this is one of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank eddieNewYork
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We found this lovely restaurant while searching for Italian cuisine within walking distance of the Breuer Museum on the Upper East Side. We came in at the tailend of the lunch hour and ordered from the special luncheon menu. The dishes were prepared to order...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tutili
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I have tried a few times to dine at Antonucci Cafe but was always booked and could not get in but today I lucked out. Er left the MEt after seeing the Heavenly Bodies Exhibit and walked over to the restaurant praying that we would...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fancyblueviolet
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We did not have a reservation on a Saturday night, but got seated at an inside corner table after a short wait at this seemingly bustling (pricey) Italian. The pastas were the main event, and were quite good; our sea bass dish was also tasty....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank WhereNext2NYC
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Like the title says, this restaurant just hits home. You are promptly greeted by the friendly staff who seat you in this cozy restaurant. Weirdly as you sit down, no matter where in the restaurant you instantly forget that you are in fact in a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighborhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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