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Babbo

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Greenwich Village
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110 Waverly Place, New York City, NY 10011-9109 (Between 6th Avenue and MacDougal Street)
(212) 777-0303
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5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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old forge
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Exceptional tasting menu. Agnolotti, pappardelle, and garganelli were the favs. Desserts were just ok. Bastianich wine great. Worth the visit!!!

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Thank ofdevils
Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had the pleasure of dining at Babbo this week. I must say that the restaurant fully lived up to our expectations. The food was wonderful the service exceptional and the comfort of the restaurant e.g. noise level, pace of meal etc were great. We had a party of 4 and we all ordered a variety of appetizers, pastas, and... More 

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Manahawkin, New Jersey
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just finished having lunch at Babbo and I must say we were disappointed ! Although the food and atmosphere was good our service was disappointing! Our waiter never came back to see if we were enjoying our meal! My husband and I both had a pasta course to start. I had the gnocchi which was light and delicious but was... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great atmosphere but service and food just so so. Our server was very nice but must of also had tables down stairs bc he wasn't around much. The bolanase was fine but nothing exciting and the strip steak was just ok. We did enjoy the tomato salad and liked that the cucumbers were slightly pickled.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Cozy and lovely but noisy. Unfortunately, and as much as I hate to say this because we really wanted to like this place, food was very disappointing. We expected a whole lot more. First, we have to say lack of quality. My pasta was more undercooked than al dente. Second, service was average. We have experienced more attentive service in... More 

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White Plains, New York, United States
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74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Worth the prices! Came here with another couple for dinner. While expensive, we received a free app from the chef and all the food was delicious. I started with the mussels which was a large portion served with an amazing broth. As my main course I had a pasta dish (they would split a pasta dish for two people as... More 

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Thank Kathy S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very crowded especially at dinner time so be prepared for lots of noise and to be a little squeezed for space. Excellent wine list and the resident sommelier is well informed. Very good,helpful and fast service. The beef carpaccio and truffle risotto are excellent.

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Thank Idris A
Connecticut
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my third visit including twice this week. All three times we had the pasta tasting menu which is superb. The perfect amount of food to enjoy without being too much. All courses are excellent and they are OK if you switch a course with another option. I've done the reserve wine pairing ($115) each time with no regrets.... More 

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Thank ctobriens
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I know a lot has been said about this place already, but I've got to add my 2 cents. Everything, and I mean everything from the bartender, to the server to the sommelier and of course the food was spot on amazing. This was without question one meal my wife and I will never forget! I simply do not have... More 

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New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Babbo on Saturday, 7/9 for dinner. I made a last minute reservation for 11pm earlier that evening. My boyfriend arrived at 11, and I arrived late at 11:15. Compared to other high end - especially michelin starred restaurants - that we have been to, there was no welcoming greeting from the front of house staff. We sat on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$41 - $80
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Waverly Place, New York City, NY 10011-9109
    (Between 6th Avenue and MacDougal Street)
  • Public Transportation: West 4th street subway station (8th street/Waverly Place exit): A,C,E,B,D,F and M trains. We recommend traveling at the back of the train if coming from uptown, the front of the train if coming from downtown, to find the closest exit at the station.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 777-0303

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