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202 8th Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10011-1624
+1 212-929-3433
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
202 8th Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10011-1624
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An unexpected find one night after the gym, the crowd were so friendly and the vibe was buzzing. I was really impressed by the calamari and grilled chicken. Definitely come back here for a fun lively dinner with friends. Perfect food drag scene!!! Great value...More

Thank DrDanWest
Reviewed May 25, 2017

I had a wonderful dinner with a friend recently. The service was relaxed because we said we weren't in a hurry. The food was beautifully prepared and presented. Also tasted delicious. We both ordered one of the specials and it was like eating in Italy....More

Thank Peabird46
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

We walked past this restaurant looking for Italian and walked in due to the charm and ambiance. We sat on the sidewalk on s beautiful evening. Great menu choice. My husband and I loved our pasta.

Thank Snazzyyazzy
Reviewed April 3, 2017

I got a last minute reservation here before a ballet, and it was fine. An expansive menu, good service. It wasn't the best, but it certainly was good, serviceable Italian food. We enjoyed it. I had the Sangria (not Italian, I know!) and it was...More

Thank DelArtist
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Expansiveness of menu is what drove me to this small restaurant. Place, in the middle of week, was fairly busy, staff friendly, so we gave it try. But disappointed in the tastes of every one of the dishes we ordered. Perhaps, it's our tastes, but,...More

Thank gennaro5684
Reviewed March 29, 2017

We had buffalo mozzarella with roasted peppers and mozzarella carrozza with fried zucchini strips for antipasto. Very generous appetizers. My husband had papandella with bolognese...excellent. I had crab ravioli in a pink sauce with asparagus. Tasty, but not very much filling in the ravioli. Cappuccino...More

Thank Kissy62
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Another Chelsea favorite because of high energy, friendly staff and attentive service, and good Italian food. As others note, the regular menu is a bit pricey; but you can usually find sometime more reasonable on the daily specials. Definitely a gathering place for the Chelsea...More

Thank SteveMHV
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to do something different today because it is Valentines Day. Walking down 8th Ave., we passed Intermezzo, read the menu and decided to try it. They were serving lunch for $9.95. The place was empty when we walked in, probably...More

Thank Starshine711
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Well, we went to NYC on a couples weekend and wanted to try a different but nice restaurant. We found Intermezzo on Travel Zoo and decided to try it! The exterior belies the cozy and clean interior. It is a small but cozy interior with...More

Thank Cheap_but_Good
Reviewed January 30, 2017

This is a solid, neighborhood Italian restaurant with a decent menu albeit the prices are a bit high for the 'hood. You can usually get a Groupon coupon for Intermezzo and its sister restaurant, Maria Pia (in the theater district).

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Home to hundreds of art galleries, beautiful
brownstones, and one of New York’s newest and most
popular attractions, Chelsea is one of the city’s
jewels when it comes to neighborhood life. The
contemporary art scene is an integral part of the
neighborhood’s identity, with gallery openings almost
every night of the week and countless exhibits to
explore. As a longtime hub of gay culture in New York
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 8th Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10011-1624
    (Between 20th & 21st)
  • Public Transportation: C,E train at 23rd/8th
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighborhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-929-3433
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