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Bistango Restaurant

415 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8104
+1 212-725-8484
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
415 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8104
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

Starter was great - gamberetto (Highly recommended). Salmon for main was medium rare. Very nice but was already nearly full from starter!

Thank Conchúir Ó
Reviewed January 26, 2017

Had a great meal here. Great appetizers and pasta. The big plus was the hospitality. People here greet you like regulars. A special shout-out to Anthony who greets everyone like a long-lost friend, even if you are visiting for the first time. Food is great,...More

Thank carleroo
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Went with a friend for dinner late summer. Just the perfect weather for outdoor seating. Thoroughly enjoyable food, wine & service. Recommend strongly

Thank Srikant S
Reviewed December 29, 2016

I last visited Bistango in 2012. Now in 2016, the restaurant outdid itself with home-made eggplant ravioli, mushroom-folate salad and a delicious Tuscany wine. Our friends who live in NYC were delighted to find this restaurant and said they will come back again. A true...More

Thank Hypatia18
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Thewestchestarian is all for subtlety and understatement but on a street where neon dominates, finding Bistango may result in a cell phone call from outside the establishment. Having found the dark wood decor'd rectangular dining room, good for Manhattan service lead you to the nearly...More

Thank thewestchestarian
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

I didn't want to stop eating. Everything was so delicious. I had a pasta dish with crab and scallops. Really extraordinary! I would highly recommend and a great location!

Thank Lori S
Reviewed December 2, 2016

This was this best meal we had on our five day visit to NYC. It is a very small restaurant, so I would highly recommend reservations. Since it is a small local restaurant, seating is tight and the atmosphere is lively and a little noisy,...More

Thank SuzeQFlorida
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

I came with my boyfriend for brunch with a Groupon. Our waiter was great very friendly. The food was very good and they have a lot of options. Not every brunch does. Will definitely be back

Thank Khaleesa
Reviewed November 12, 2016

This is a great place for traditional italian food, where the staff are so friendly. It really is a joy to visit this restaurant. As a strict vegetarian I have only eaten the pasta dishes but they are consistently fresh tasting and remind me of...More

1  Thank Dosaprincess
Reviewed November 7, 2016

This restaurant is absolutely AMAZING. If you're looking for a great Italian food, with awesome gluten free options, this is the place. I got the mushroom ravioli and it was unbelievable. This is my favorite restaurant in Manhattan by far.

Thank Victoria S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are there many dairy free options?
May 23, 2017|
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Response from Hypatia18 | Reviewed this property |
Hi --There are enough dairy free options to choose from and/or just ask them to remove dairy from the recipe. They are wonderful and the food is delicious.
Hi, just wondering if you cater for coeliacs, ie gluten free options?
July 19, 2015|
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Response from George B | Reviewed this property |
As I recall they offered gluten free pasta and other gluten free items on their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 11:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8104
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-725-8484
  • E-mail