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La Masseria

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235 W 48th St, New York City, NY 10036-1404
+1 212-582-2111
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
235 W 48th St, New York City, NY 10036-1404
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1 - 10 of 1,148 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

An Italian farmhouse in the middle of NYC. Ate dinner here on Easter Sunday. Service was impeccable and staff were knowledgeable and gladly accommodated a special request from our picky eater kid. Food was delicious, desserts were even better. Will most definitely be back!

Thank JenniferS894
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was looking for a pleasant Italian near my hotel and this was recommended by my concierge. It was a beautiful sunny and warm day and I enjoyed sitting outside. Service was nice, could have been a bit more effusive. The food was very nice...More

Thank gemmella
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place was great. Service was superb from moment you walk into restaurant to moment you leave. Food is tremendous and atmosphere is great. Highly recommended when in Times Square and catching a show or just people watching.

Thank George R
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is located in the middle of the Broadway theatre district. It's ultra convenient for a pre or post theatre meal. The service is rapid and amiable and the food is very good. The food prices are moderate ( for New York ).

Thank zystryp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hotel concierge recommended this restaurant. My husband and I shared the calamari, shrimp and scallop appetizer. It was plenty for two, as it was a very generous portion. The pasta was excellent and the sauce one of the best I had ever had. Close...More

Thank Randi M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well, I wish they would have wrapped in tablecloths as is just terrental poured in the city......they mopped a few times where I sat at the bar, as everything dripped!!!! Have the homemade gnocchi and apple dessert of course with many glasses or a bottle...More

Thank MIZT13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, wonderful Whole grilled fish, grilled veal T-bone, octopus, a fine bottle of Italian wine & of course tangy-sweet limoncello liqueur!

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrible lunch for 2, very small about $100 with 1 bottle of water and no drinks, please go somewhere else, but that wasn't what was really disgusting, it was the waiter who told me that the tip suggested on the bill was only a suggestion...More

Thank parisgirlonly
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first time at La Masseria. Delicious food and great service! I had a homemade pasta dish with lobster that was so good. My husband had calves liver in blueberry sauce which was very tender and good. Our waiter was very friendly and helpful with...More

Thank galemor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was across the street from the show, THE BRONX TALE. The food is very good, and so is the service. Large menu with a lot of good choices. Only criticism is the noise level.

Thank Phyllis M
Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
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DonnaG98
What is the noise level in Restaurant from 4 pm to 7 pm?
May 5, 2017|
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Response from Donald B | Reviewed this property |
We arrived around 6 pm for the pre theater crowd. Pretty crowded and noisy but vibrant. Reservations definitely a must.
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deeganc2017
What is the sunday brunch menu
April 19, 2017|
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Response from chefluee | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. Call the restaurant. Think they just have lunch and dinner.
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deeganc2017
what is the sunday Brunch menu
April 19, 2017|
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Response from Arnie C | Reviewed this property |
Do not know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $50
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 W 48th St, New York City, NY 10036-1404
    (Between Broadway and 8th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: N, R & W trains to 49th Street and E and 1 train to 50th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-582-2111
  • E-mail
Description
La Masseria Restaurant is inspired from ancient fortified farmhouses that in the Puglia Region of Italy are called “Masseria”. Executive Chef/Co-Owner, Pino Coladonato, grew up on a Farm in Puglia. He was forced to eat whatever was available but soon was tired of bean puree and decided to take matters into his own hands, creating new ways to use the same few ingredients. Now, with limitless ingredients to choose from, fava beans, chickpeas and lentils are still a core element in many of his entrees. Interior Designer Libby Langdon has created a warm, inviting dining atmosphere. Rustic and relaxed, with plenty of old world charm. Oversized iron sconces custom made from antique wrought iron gates punctuate the walls, and artful displays of antique farm tools mixed with various authentic Italian photographs all add to the farmhouse appeal. The 250-bottle wine list encompasses all regions of Italy with few of the best American and the rest of the world.
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