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170 Thompson St, New York City, NY 10012-2575 (Between Houston and Bleecker Streets)
(212) 982-5089
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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New York City, New York
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been going to Lupa for many years and each time is a special meal....their pasta is outstanding! The only problem is that it is so popular that it's always crowded, but if you get reservations, you'll love it. The carbonara is to die for and the pork shoulder ragu with rigatoni was wonderful. We started with a delicious baby... More 

Thank Genjackson57
Miami Beach, Florida
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely great evening filled with great dining, great social vibe, superb wine list, expert staff, and most especially, great friends! The pasta entrees are the best we have ever enjoyed! They are unique and expertly prepared and presented. The wine list is special and they serve half size bottles as well as full bottles, makes for a great wine... More 

Thank jeannieR993
Tel Aviv, Israel
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

loved the pasta, tasted great. they gave us free tasting :) was great allways nice getting something for free

Thank ortwena
Chatham, Massachusetts
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of Mario Batali pasta (ample portions), good daily specials, fun wine list( with a knowledgeable sommelier) and the the right size dessert portion. Spaghetti Carbonara was cooked perfectly, the pork shoulder in red sauce was fall off the bone tender .... The star of the night was the heirloom tomato bruschetta! Perfect tomatoes with capers and shaved Parmesan cheese.... More 

Thank senlow
Helena, Alabama
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was my absolute fave in NYC. You will not find a celebrity restaurant (Mario Batali) with better food or atmosphere than this!! The price for a prefix menu was under $50 per person for a 5 course to die for traditional Italian menu! They had another prefix menu that was about $60 per person, but that was still... More 

Thank Dana0216
Tel Aviv, Israel
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144 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to love this restaurant back in my eating meat days. I came here today and asked for pasta with tomato sauce and got the most tasteless pasta. And thats after I already returned one with olive oil. When u come to Lupa u expect to get something special, even if its a simple dish. Wont come again...

Thank Assiazar
Montreal, Canada
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Lupa on a Friday night and had a very solid meal. We really wanted the pasta tasting menu for two of us at our table of four but the waiter regurgitated restaurant policy that the whole table had to order the tasting menu. When we asked if we had come in as a table of two and... More 

Thank RobertService
New York City, New York
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Roman Trattoria has never failed to impress each time I've been there. The pastas are particularly impressive especially the cacio e pepe, the agnalotti and the buccatini all'Amatriciana. The cartuccio is another good choice but you really can't go wrong with anything you order. It is very hard to get in so make reservations or put your name down... More 

Thank Christine M
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always make a point of going to Lupa every time that we are in NYC. The cozy atmosphere, terrific service and the fantastic food is the reason we keep coming back to this little gem. This time we had the pasta tasting menu. Each course offered something different and it allows you to try several of the pastas that... More 

Thank Brontob
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place. Delicious food! The ambiance is great. Good beer list. Had wonderful pasta with seafood.

Thank Georgia C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Thompson St, New York City, NY 10012-2575
    (Between Houston and Bleecker Streets)
  • Public Transportation: B,D,F,V or A,C,E to West 4th St. 6 to Bleecker St. 1 to Houston St. R or W to Prince St.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 982-5089

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

Staying in Greenwich Village

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Greenwich Village
Commonly known as “the Village” to New Yorkers, it was here in Greenwich Village that both 1960’s counter culture and the LGBT movement were born. Famous for its bohemian past, head to Washington Square Park to get a feel for this diverse and energetic neighborhood. You’ll find NYU students, street performers, skateboarders, kids frolicking in the fountain, and locals relaxing and playing chess. Stroll the streets to discover a mix of majestic town homes and hidden bars and restaurants that give this neighborhood an old-school residential feel. When the sun goes down, check out one of the famous jazz or comedy clubs that still packs them in every night.
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