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Il Tinello Ristorante

16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
+1 212-245-4388
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“dover sole” (24 reviews)
“veal” (22 reviews)
“antipasti” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a fantastic Italian restaurant! Rather unassuming from the street, but simply divine inside. My friend and I didn’t have a reservation and we’re not expecting to get in, but the maître d’ found a table for us. And the place was packed with locals!...More

Thank 17scarlet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My new favorite Italian restaurant!! Heard about this authentic Italian restaurant from friend. Out of this world food & service. Love the Dover Sole, linguini with garlic. Friend had Marinera ravioli. Tiramisu and coconut sorbet for dessert. When will Atlanta Georgia get a restaurant like...More

Thank Warren K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re in Manhattan and want an authentic Italian meal where the locals go, try this place. Caesar salad or anti pasta prepared at the table, fresh pasta dishes and deserts that will blow you away (get the Tiramisu). Quaint atmosphere with waiters in black...More

Thank rbaker7469
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good service, but the food was not up there on the same level. Maybe we was unluckly, but the food didn't give us the Italian "wow" experience. And we usually love Italian food.

Thank ArntAndersrod
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Business dinner on a bustling week night. Bread service is nice.....accompanied by what appeared to be a ricotta cheese in olive oil, tinted with lemon essence. I chose a pasta (appetizer portion) that was to feature saffron. On the whole, the dish was quite dry...More

1  Thank WasOnce
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Made reservation at my friends recommendation. I ordered a risotto, beware they do not list a price for this and can do any risotto you want, I ordered tomatoes and shrimp. It only had one tiny tomato but enough shrimp this was $49 which I...More

Thank Irene O
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

We were 5. Excellent food, VG service and pleasantly quiet given the relatively big crowd. As expected we had a terrific meal at Il Tinello. We had three appetizers; sautéed mushrooms,scallops and fantastic burrata. Also had excellent veal which we asked to have with spicy...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is an OLD World restaurant. The room is long and narrow, but relatively quiet with a nice milieu. The menu is extensive. The food is delicious. Although expensive, for the food/experience, it was very appropriate for New York City and the food quality. The...More

Thank Leawooddoc
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We met another couple for a long weekend of theatre and music. They had been to the restaurant many times and were big fans, and it did not disappoint. All of had various dishes and I had the breaded veal special with a side of...More

Thank Christopher J
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous dining. We had the sea bass, homemade linguini with a full lobster on top and surrounded with clams. My husband had a veal chop broiled to perfection. A rolling table cart for table side salad preparation as well as a rolling cart for antipasto...More

Thank Judie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$50 - $80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
    (Betwen 5th Ave. and 6th Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-4388
  • E-mail
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