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Scalini Fedeli

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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$41 - $80
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PRIMI PIATTI​
Bibb Lettuce and Fiorelle Pears
With​ a white balsamic vinaigrette, prosciutto di parma, ricotta salata, and spanish almonds
Roasted Beet and Fennel
Over​ an olive oil and goat cheese (crema) with marinated apple
Warm Hamachi Over a Spicy Zucchini Salad
With pickled red onions topped with ligurian olive tapenade and chili oil
Chive and Champagne Poached Maryland Crabmeat Napoleon with a Light Mustard Sauce 8 Supp
8.00 supp
Our Variation of 2 Salads
Grilled​ trecolore and roasted caprese both dressed with an anchovy-hazelnut vinaigrette
Risotto with Mushrooms and Petit Peas From Provence T
Opped with fried zucchini
Capellini
With maryland crabmeat in a spicy Italian parsley, leek, and prosecco broth 8 supp
Penne
With Italian sausage and wild mushrooms in a light tomato and basil sauce
Spaghettini “Arrabbiata”
With​ mushrooms, black olives and minced spanish anchovy in a spicy tomato sauce
Butternut Agnolotti
With a sage brown butter topped with amaretti and buffalo mozzarella
PIATTI DI MEZZO​
Diver Sea Scallops Over Celery Root Puree
In a champagne and black truffle sauce with crispy leeks
Mushroom and Black Truffle
Crusted arctic char over crab meat and spinach in a roasted garlic, thyme and mushroom jus
Semolina Crusted King Salmon
Over a sicilian farrotto with a roasted beet reduction
Sauteed Shrimp in a Sherry Wine and Garlic Sauce
Over a sweet pea and pecorino puree with spicy salt cod fritters
Thyme and Potato Crusted Red Snapper
Over red lentils and stewed peas in a Barbaresco wine and sherry vinegar sauce
Scallop and Shrimp Combination in a Light Saffron Sauce
Over butternut squash puree with fennel and celery root raviolini
Lightly Pounded Parmigiano Crusted Rib Pork Chop
Winter vegetable salad with hazelnuts in a garlic and sage jus
Pan Roasted Chicken Breast
With Italian sausage in a rosemary and garlic sauce served over broccoli di rapa and orrichiette pasta
Braised Short Rib
With a cherry pepper and port wine glaze, fennel-apple puree
Roasted 18 Oz. Loin Veal Chop
With crispy shallots and sage in a white wine and veal jus supp 16.00 supp
DOLCI​
Panino of Crisp Pistachio
And Hazelnut caramel wafers filled with hazelnut gelato
Warm Doughnuts
Made with ricotta cheese and served with four sauces supp 4.50 supp
Mascarpone Cheesecake on a Gingersnap Crust
With tangerine Sorbetto and blood orange sauce
Orange Infused Cannollicini Filled
With a lemon and lime cream served over vanilla roasted pineapple
Warm Caramelized Apple Tart in a Baked Fillo Crust
Served with brown sugar crumble and cinnamon gelato
Warm Chocolate Torte Topped
With sweet hazelnut praline over pistachio sauce and espresso zabaglione
Flourless Chocolate Soufflé
With​ cappuccino gelato and caramelized orange peel supp 4.00 supp
Chocolate Painted Fillo Napoleon
With chocolate mousse, fresh cream and warm raspberries with vanilla ice cream
SORBETTI E GELATI​
Peach
Tangerine
Strawberry
Pistachio
Vanilla
Cinnamon
Hazelnut
Cappuccino
FORMAGGIO​
Our Selection of Cheeses Served
With mustard fruit and toasted tuscan bread
5.00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quaint romantic restaurant with a excellent food. They bring you things to eat in between courses. Staff is great. Everything we ate was delicious. Great for couples and special occasions. Will definitely be back.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Panic1522
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner here is a treat from the get-go. Polite and attentive staff, a delightful menu chock full of flavorful and superbly prepared dishes, and a charming old-world atmosphere all combine to make the trip worthwhile. Top five on my NYC restaurant favorites for all the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank John S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place! Great way to end a day in New York! We went for Christmas Eve, and were pleasantly surprised. The decor was mellow and warm. There were four courses: the Appetizers, Entrees, Sorbet, and Dessert. The appetizers were great! Especially loved the Egg...More

Date of visit: December 2019
2  Thank eitanm05
Reviewed December 8, 2019

My husband and I went there for our one year anniversary. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was extremely romantic and magical. It felt like we're at a different place and time than NYC. The chef kept sending us complimentaries from the kitchen throughout...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Tomer_where_to_next
Reviewed November 30, 2019 via mobile

I wish there was an infinity rating. This place—from the ambience to the food—is truly something special. The servers made us “ole hillbillys from WV” feel so important. The amuse bouche were lagniappe and the wine list was well curated. Food—impeccable and well portioned. Servers...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank renick
Reviewed November 25, 2019

As to cuisine, there are more Italian restaurants in New York City - than any other type. So it is a testimony to Scalini Fideli that it ranks pretty much at the top of that huge list. The site itself is interesting: a homeym unpretentious...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank darkchoc
Reviewed November 16, 2019

We dined on Friday night and had a wonderful experience. The food, wine, and service were excellent. Tremendous attention to detail. Very nice atmosphere. Others have commented on the same things. I will add that while the portion sizes were good but not excessive, the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Ted W
Reviewed November 11, 2019

Everything about Scalini Fedeli is perfect as you can tell given the universally stellar reviews. SF is better visited, I would suggest, in the Fall and Winter and Spring only because the cooler weather is better to stimulate the appetite. I have been in the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank Andrew J
Reviewed October 20, 2019 via mobile

From the moment I arrived, I was treated like a king and my table was offered to me promptly. The glass was always full and a number of servers attended to me quite attentively. I ordered the tasting menu because this is rarely found in...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank MaxD87
Reviewed October 18, 2019

Really nice ambiance...authentic, warm and upscale. Service was super friendly, helpful and professional. Really enjoyed talking with him. The service enhanced our experience. We started with a beet salad and the short rib and bone marrow agnolotti. Both were excellent!! For mains we couldn’t turn...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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NadineC426
December 10, 2016|
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Saw everything there from jeans to coat and tie. I would err on the side of more dressy.
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October 14, 2016|
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I was not paying but think they offer a tasting menu for a set amount also 3 courses from a la carte for set amount. I expect you could just choose one course from a la carte.
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journeY34109
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Yes, that's correct.
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