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) #6,119 of 9,243 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ Italian
517 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8603
+1 212-448-9505
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 16, 2016
“Very good Italian restaurant...why isn't there more of a crowd?”
Sep 6, 2016
“Great local restaurant.”
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$$ - $$$
517 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8603
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Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant and had an ok dinner. Nothing too special or unique. I expected a Wow experience and got an average experience. I should have known something was amiss as there was nothing else going on except for one other table. I wont be...More

Thank Jakajest
Reviewed November 16, 2016

My wife and I went to Dolcino a number of times during a three-week stay in NYC when our son was in the hospital. It was convenient to our hotel and we happened upon it one evening after leaving the hospital at 9:30 PM. The...More

Thank WMVineyard
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

My wife's Uncle, who lives 2 blocks from Dolcino's, took us there last night for dinner. He is a frequent visitor. This was our first visit and it did not disappoint. The food was excellent and the atmosphere even better!

Thank J Kevin B
Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

What look for . Unbelievable place. Very basic but awesome !!!! Any of food is tasty. You have to be here if you are Newyork!

Thank mkolgu
Reviewed April 28, 2016

A well run, solid Italian restaurant in the Kips Bay area. Broad menu, decent wine list, very good service.

Thank TibetTrader
Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Disappointed as we've gone to this restaurant many times because prices are right and its in the 'hood'. Unfortunately, tonight was another not good experience. The food is average at best. The spaghetti was good, but the meatballs were a dense tasteless disappointment. Generally the...More

Thank Jerry F
Reviewed February 8, 2016

This trattoria brings you to the Italian atmosphere in a nice not small nor too big restaurant. There was nice music at a gentle level which allowed people to talk without raising the voice. The service was very attentive. The food was nicely done. They...More

Thank reeldoc
Reviewed November 11, 2015

This relatively small restaurant is on 2nd Avenue at 29th Street. It is quite quiet for New York. Has an excellent menu and serves large portions and excellent cocktails. The prices are medium, way below of the other steal houses in Manhattan. Wait staff is...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed August 28, 2015

I've been going here forever, and I love it.. My favorite pasta ever: creamy mushroom raviol! My favorite salad is arugula salad. But everything you try is very Yummy. The prices are reasonable too.

Thank Trim S
Reviewed March 10, 2015

For a fine Italian dinner near NYU hospital, you can't do better than this reasonably priced place. There are no surprises on the menu, but everything sampled there is beautifly prepared. I don't know where they get such amazing tomatoes in Februsry, but you can...More

Thank Alan K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8603
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-448-9505
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