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321 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-3810 (Btwn 8th & 9th Aves)
+1 212-246-9171
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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New Jersey
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Barbetta's is a must-go in NYC. The restaurant is located in the heart of restaurant row on 46th in a wonderful brownstone that exudes old world NYC. The food is great, wine list extensive, and the service is top notch. Be sure to come early and sit in the front parlor and enjoy.

Thank sacchetfam
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday night we arrived at Barbetta to celebrate my father's 83rd birthday. Our coats were taken graciously and we were then escorted to a lovely room that had only three tables. It was quiet. You would never know the other tables were occupied or those of the adjacent room for that matter. The wait staff was very aware of the... More 

Thank Loredana L
Bernardsville, New Jersey
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114 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

6 of us dined at Barbetta on a Saturday night around 6 pm. When we booked we were not aware we could not order off the ala carte menu; the only option was ordering off the pre fixe pre-theater menu, although you could order ala carte off of that. The selection was severely limited compared to the extensive menu we... More 

Thank laurie b
Asbury Park, NJ
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had tickets to a wonderful show...Carole Kings show Beautiful tonight...and the only thing better than that was the wonderful dinner we had at Barbetta on 46th Street..Not only was the food outstanding but the ambiance and staff were excellent!!! We cannot wait to go again and recommend this fantastic restaurant to all our friends!

Thank Hurricaine
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the pre-theatre dinner, which included dessert. The dining room was totally full, with everyone expecting to be out the door well before 8 PM. The service was personal and impeccable and we never had the feeling of being in a crowded restaurant. The staff was friendly and attentive. After 110 years, they've got this down to a science, and... More 

Thank FrequentSleeper11
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent. The food was magnificent. The restaurant itself was gorgeous. We felt like we were back in Italy and in a small palace. We can not say enough about the service. This is a winner.

Thank 141LeeB
Bethesda, Maryland
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246 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

The atmosphere is a little chi chi, or baroque, as if it were a fancy restaurant in the nineteenth century. The wine list is good. The food could be better, but it is still very good.

Thank GeraldWW2
Belvidere, Illinois
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90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

We had heard good things about this restaurant and we agree, as long as we focus on the food. The staff was friendly, but seemed to be overworked. Sometimes it was hard to obtain the attention of our server as quickly as we would like.

Thank SkipperBill2
Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

My family was in New York City last week and we had dinner here. It was fabulous! What a fun place. The staff was incredible. The food was excellent! And the ambiance was fantastic! We really enjoyed the entire experience and would recommend anyone visiting New York City to for sure have a meal here! Cheers!

Thank Jennifer F
Roseland, NJ
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

It was 5:00 and we had play tickets for a 7:00 show. I should have been skeptical when they said they could seat us immediately when so many other restaurants on the same street were full. They would not allow me to keep my jacket even though it was cool inside the restaurant. I had to check it. We were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50 - $80
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-3810
    (Btwn 8th & 9th Aves)
  • Public Transportation: A,E,C,1,R,N,S
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-246-9171

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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