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“Personal service with a flair”
Review of Canaletto

Canaletto
Ranked #3,548 of 16,847 Restaurants in New York City
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Lenox Hill
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Neighborhood: Lenox Hill
Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We had a delicious personalized meal at Canaletto. Between the extensive menu and specials we found great choices but conversation with the waiter steered us to a few off-menu choices offered and executed in style. They combined fresh house made burrata with fresh figs and prosciutto and some roasted peppers on the side-yum. We also ordered a combination plate of grilled calamari (truly memorable tender morsels grilled to perfection) and baked clams with a fresh tomato salad. Entrees included a special veal scaloppine with fontina and grilled radicchio and another off/menu request of chicken piccata which were both fork tender and delicious. Dessert was an amazing sabayon with fruit and limoncello (offered on the house) we loved every bite and will be back!

Date of visit: May 2016
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Reviewed May 25, 2016

Do you enjoy a cosy, friendly Italian place with good food and excellent service? Great for lunch and a break from shopping across the street....quite and romantic at night with your favorite date and a bottle of wine.

The specials of the day are delicious, soft shell crabs, mushroom stuffed pasta with truffle oil; fish...veal...chicken...all delightful. Small tables but not crowded but close enough to see what the next table is eating in case you want to have the same plate.

A steps down from the street into the long bar running along the left side of the resturant, then into the dining room in the back....a wonderful atmosphere that lends itself to the Italian food that you will enjoy.

Date of visit: May 2016
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Reviewed May 8, 2016

Excellent food, nice atmosphere, helpful staff. Definitely will come back. Recommended to friends and family.

Date of visit: May 2016
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1  Thank MSAWWW
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Reviewed March 2, 2016

Top notch service, delicious food and cozy atmosphere in midtown. Convenient and accommodating to families with small children and very informative and helpful with food allergies. Definitely will be back!

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank atizzy78
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Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

A nice quality neighborhood UES Italian. Quiet for a Sunday afternoon lunch. The veal dishes & pastas are good.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank PatS869
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