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Osso Bucco

Greenwich Village
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88 University Pl, New York City, NY 10003-4513 (Between 11th and 12th Streets)
(212) 645-4525
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

The last time restaurant was operating was about 18 months ago. However, when operating they had great food, drinks etc. I believe that the same operators may have another restaurant on the Upper East Side under another name.

Thank Bob H
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Attentive serving staff, great menu, interesting and surprising menu - would return. Wasn't at all a daunting locale for a single traveller either, which is sometimes frowned upon at restaurants.

Thank no1readingfcfan
Greenville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Osso Buco is a highly recommendable place to dine, especially if one is in search of traditional Italian food. The service has always been excellent when I have dined there, the staff is friendly and extremely attentive. The food is fantastic and reasonably priced for the quality meal being provided. The environment is extremely comfortable and the setting is lovely.

2 Thank Azelin B
Orlando, FL
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

We had a great lunch and very good service. I loved their mussels. The house wine was even excellent.

Thank OrlandoTraveler11
LaGrangeville, New York
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90 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

We visitied Osso Bucco after noticing the restaurant while walking through the neighborhood. The staff was pleasant and the food, especially the pasta, was perfectly prepared. Portions were generous and the entire evening made for a wonderful experience, If you are looking to try a new location do not miss !!

1 Thank FD15CAP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012 via mobile

I love this place!! Everything was perfect and the Servers were really nice. It's my favorite restrauntant to go to when im in the city! I'm even going there next month for my birthday. I can't wait and there pasta is to die for. The only thing you will regret is eating so much food!!

1 Thank Lizjimmynastics
Richmond, Virginia
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310 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

Took a business contact to dinner here this week, and we both enjoyed the setting and the food. She had the salmon with side salad, and I had veal marsala. We both enjoyed our meal and will return.

Thank Lois6848
Red Deer, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

The ambience, the service, the wine and most of all the food was superb! My daughter & I were looking for a restaurant close to our hotel the night we arrived in New York and we were so pleased with Osso Bucco we can't wait to go back again. We were treated very well and loved the very authentic Italian... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2011

Again I had a travelzoo local deals voucher for a dinner with wine for 2 and I could not have gotten a better dinner. Scarpina Bar and Grill is perfect in every way! Service: very friendly and attentive = perfect. Food: lamb tacos and crispy calamari salad = perfect; lamb shank and horseraddish-crusted salmon = perfect; creme brulee = perfect.... More 

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New York
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109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2011

We've been to the Osso Buco at 93rd and 3rd twice in the past two months, and enjoyed it very much both times. Service was friendly and accommodating both times, and the food was quite good. Fairly standard Italian fare, but done well. It's a good neighborhood restaurant. I've paid more for lesser food at other restaurants. We would not... More 

Thank FredRNewYork

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $30
Restaurant features
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 University Pl, New York City, NY 10003-4513
    (Between 11th and 12th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Take 4,5,6,Q,R,S,W trains to 14th Street Union Square.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 645-4525

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

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