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Manganaro's Hero Boy

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$7 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Caesar Salad With Grilled Chicken
Caesar Salad
Tossed Salad
Jumbo Cheese Ravioli
Spaghetti Marinara
Rigatoni Marinara
Penne Alla Vodka
Baked Ziti
Grilled Vegetables With Mozzarella
Fresh Mozzarella & Tomato
Eggplant Parmigiana
Chicken Parmigiana
Veal Parmigiana
Grilled Chicken Sandwich Parmigiana
Eggplant Parmigianna
Prosciutto, Provolone And Peppers
Chicken Cutlet (italian Style)
Meatball Parmigiana
Salami, Mozzarella, Fresh Roasted Peppers
Roast Turkey
Mile High Italian Special
Fresh Mozzarella Antipasto
Zucchini Sticks
Mozzarella Sticks
Rice Balls
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

I went there tens of times as a child and teenager and wanted to share the experience with my family after many years away from the NY area. The food was good, but not wonderful, like I had remembered.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JRN1971
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a local. It was fantastic. Veal and chicken parmesean was out of this world. The pasta portions are huge so two adults could even split. Even the mozzarella cheese sticks were great. Fresh cheese and the red gravy...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jen A
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Walked here two days in a row after attending an event at the Javitz Center. This place was fun, the couple who own and run it, were warm and inviting. I had the Chicken Parm sandwich and my vegetarian friend had the Eggplant Parm sandwich....More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Charrie63
Reviewed December 12, 2016

We had lunch here a week ago. The meatball sub was very mediocre. The great bread saved it from being bad. There was a surprising lack of flavor, sauce and meat! The homemade potato chips are good..but from our 2 sandwiches, one sandwich had just...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank AnitaLCPA
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a a quick lunch on an off day at an off hour. We shared a bake ziti and each had the grilled chicken small hero with the hearty Italian bread with the terrific tomato sauce and the homemade potato chips. This is...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Queensguy730
Reviewed September 17, 2016

this has been one of my favorite neighborhood casual restaurants for decades. manganaro’s is a longtime hell’s kitchen staple and the originators of the six foot hero (as certified by the outcome of numerous lawsuits with their feuding clan, who used to own a similarly-named...More

Date of visit: September 2016
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

My colleagues and I usually get lunch at "Maggies" 2-3 times a month. Over the last 6 months or so, we've noticed it going downhill. We always get the Chicken parm. I assume they think their customers are stupid because they've been cutting the chicken...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank mullitj
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Super fresh food and a great staff Excellent place to eat, althogh you will feel it on your wallet. About 20 a person. You will definitely enjoy your food though.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank dem k
Meto K, Owner at Manganaro's Hero Boy, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2016

Hey, Dem. Thanks for enjoying our food so much! We're sure happy you're a fan of what we love to make, and hopefully, we'll have the pleasure of seeing you again soon. Warmly, Manganaro's Hero Boy

Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

They have good Heros. I was impressed. They are big good meat and the bread is great. It is right in Hell's Kitchen definitely try it out for lunch.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Mammyssucks1
Meto K, Owner at Manganaro's Hero Boy, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2016

Thanks so much for enjoying one of our favorite sandwiches with us! It was, of course, a pleasure to have you over, and we hope to see you again soon for another meaty and delicious meal. Your food friends, Manganaro's Hero Boy

Reviewed April 20, 2016

I was working with some friends at the Jacob Javits Center who had been here during the week and suggested we return here for lunch. Nice location, pleasant staff and good food. I had a Mile High Special which includes a lot of the Italian...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank bbbob84
Meto K, Owner at Manganaro's Hero Boy, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2016

All we can say is -- you're awesome! Thanks for stopping by Manganaro's Hero Boy with your friends and enjoying the Mile High Special with us. We look forward to seeing you when you return to us, and have a pleasant weekend! Warmly, Manganaro's Hero...More

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