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Via Emilia

47 E 21st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10010-6227
+1 212-505-3072
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  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lasagna” (15 reviews)
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47 E 21st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10010-6227
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Reviewed August 3, 2016

We had three boys with us and William treated all of us (grandparents, parents and rambunctious children) as family. Our time at his restaurant and talking with him afterwards is one of the highlights of our trip to NYC. I highly recommend anything on the...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

In no accident that a restaurant stays in business in New York City .. It means it has built a following , through , consistency , great execution , friendly and attentive service .. Via E is simple in its menu but the complexity of...More

1  Thank Larry R
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Went with family on our 2nd night for a light meal,staff were great food menu great and the wine list excellent,had the lasagna which is brilliant,

Thank peter_felsing1
Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Yesterday i had the opportunity to eat with friend at this restaurant and thanksbto Salvatore we could experience the best from cucina emiliana e modenese and thanks to to the new York wine week we hav a fantastic italian wine Centorri moscato from Eleanor Estate...More

Thank Gianluigi Z
Reviewed May 6, 2016

We were so fortunate when we were referred to Via Emilia by a friend on our recent trip to New York and we were able to get a table here. I can't remember what we ate except that it was sublime and that the portions...More

1  Thank AshinAmsterdam
Reviewed April 21, 2016

Visited very recently and enjoyed the most fabulous, light, satisfying lasagna ever! This restaurant, and the owners, are truly lovely. Service, attention to detail, clean, sleek smart restaurant with fabulous food in a very understated way. Very reasonably priced for what you get. Lasagna is...More

Thank Bobbi G
Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Having come here 8 years ago I was very happy to see the restaurant was still around on my recent visit. The food and service then was amazing so my first Saturday in town I booked up here. The food was ok and due to...More

1  Thank Tony C
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Cannot recommend this place highly enough. William and the whole staff do an exceptional job of serving up high quality vino and food in a refined, yet not at all stuffy atmosphere on 21st Street. Happy hour includes free appetizer. There is often live music,...More

Thank nystyle87
Reviewed December 2, 2015

I have walked past this restaurant for years and never stopped in. Well this past week i did and I'm glad. Had a nice family dinner, good, solid italian food, very well priced, especially if you're just looking for pasta. The service was very solid....More

Thank NYFoodDude
Reviewed November 20, 2015

Been goin gto Via Emilia for about 10 years or so (when they used to be located on Park ave). Seriously some of the best Italian food in NYC and I have been to Italy many times so I am a bit of a mini...More

Thank Gail R
Flatiron District
Offering many of the city’s best restaurants and shops
set amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd
Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building,
which makes a good picture no matter what angle you
photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
architecture as you stroll the streets - much of this
neighborhood is part of a historic district that was
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 E 21st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10010-6227
  • Public Transportation: 23rd Street (6 Train), 14th Street-Union Square Station (N,Q,R,W Trains, L Train, 4,5,6 Trains)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighborhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-505-3072
  • E-mail
For over 10 years, Via Emilia has been providing the Gramercy/ Flatiron neighborhoods with quality home-style Northern Italian cuisine. The authentic fare includes fresh-daily pastas, locally sourced vegetables and meats, as well as regional specialties like Modenese lasagna and Borlengo mountain bread. Our wine list focuses on Emilia-Romagnan wines, and boasts the largest selection of Lambruscos in the US. Whether you are looking to book a large party or an intimate dinner, Via Emilia can accommodate your needs.
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