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Piccola Cucina

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184 Prince St, Neighborhood: SoHo, New York City, NY 10012-2979
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say..the pasta options all looked great. There's a lot of seafood but I chose the Green Taglietelle in a wild boar ragu with fresh herb aroma topped with black truffle shavings. My stomach is grumbling just remembering it. It's a tiny restaurant so we decided to take it to go. Not sure about the service as we... More 

Thank Evon Y
Moraga, California
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the Spring St location was full on a Sunday night so the staff sent us to their Prince location a block away. we were off with a good start with the appetizers, a fennel salad with orange and a caprese. the pasta had rich sauces but the seafood papardelle did not taste fresh. I did not touch the mussels but... More 

Thank vmdescamps
Copenhagen, Denmark
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant twice during our stay in New York. the food was amazing, on the table in no time, and the atmosphere was Italian with all the noise of an open kitchen, happy waiters etc. Would absolutely recommend.

Thank Anne-Mette B
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Saturday 23/7/16. Staff were helpful but we were rushed through our meal literally. As they removed the starter plates, the main course was being put on the table! They wanted us in and out in less than 45 minutes. Food reasonable but not great.

Thank Harryboyo
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Horrible start, gave us a cramped table right in the way of all the Waiter/Waitress traffic, as I looked at the menu I was barged into 4 times in 3 minutes. This was due to the party next to me being booked for 4 people, but 6 turned up. I wasn't happy. They did move me 5 mins later, once... More 

Thank EllieHope
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425 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We love all of the Piccola's. The food is authentic Italian. The price is fair. The wines are very good. This location is a little bigger and louder than the other ones but a very popular date night or dinner with friends spot. Very well run by nice people.

Thank NC R
Montreal, Canada
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We went here twice on a four day visit, food and service were very good. The restaurant is tiny and can be quite loud but worth it.

Thank amluco
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This is an authentic Italian nearly all the staff are Italian, and as the name implies it is very tiny. The tables are very close together, the atmosphere is buzzing, the music is vibrant! The kitchen is behind what could previously have been a bar. It's impressive how the two chefs produce such fantastic food in such a small space.... More 

Thank Terri I
Sheffield, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is pretty authentic. The pastas were very good, and served in nice presentation. Salads were good, but I didn't like the breadcrumbs on the spinach dish. Very difficult to hear, as it is a small location on busy-ish street with music. That is my main issue with this place. Book ahead during popular times.

Thank Chikachik
Portland Oregon
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We dropped into this charming bistro while exploring soho on my daughters birthday. We each ordered a different pasta dish, caprese salad and calamari. Wow. Great service and excellent quality food in a charming setting.

Thank portlandtripper

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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
Average prices
$10 - $30
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 Prince St, Neighborhood: SoHo, New York City, NY 10012-2979
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > SoHo
  • Neighborhood: SoHo
  • Phone Number: 12126253200

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in SoHo

Neighborhood Profile
Once the artistic hub of New York, SoHo is now one of the premiere shopping destinations in the world. Housing everything from the most popular luxury brands to swank boutiques you won’t find anywhere else, this is a sophisticated shopper’s dream come true. Broadway is teeming with big-name stores and people during the day, while Prince and Spring Streets are the other main drags to explore. Take a detour down the quieter side streets to see the real star of the district – the world’s largest collection of intricate and elegant cast-iron architecture. What were once warehouses and art studios are now meticulously restored loft buildings favored by many of New York’s celebrities, making SoHo one of the trendiest addresses in the city.
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