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Review of Sambuca's Cafe & Desserts - CLOSED

Sambuca's Cafe & Desserts
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Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Little Italy
Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

This has to be the worst restaurant in New York. We ordered a pizza and a turkey and cheese sandwich. When the food finally came after about 45 minutes the taste was terrible.we also ordered a few glasses of water and they came in tiny little plastic cups. This place is terrible in every which way. DO NOT go to this rat hole of a place. Staff- terrible,food disgusting,atmosphere-poor. Its an all round disgusting and putrid cafe.

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Thank Danielud
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Reviewed March 23, 2013 via mobile

Came here as fancied a beer pre dinner and few places around which were more of a bar/cafe then a restaurant. Nice place to stop off and relax but plenty of places to eat dinner so would come again either before or after dinner.

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Reviewed January 13, 2013 via mobile

Sambuca's is a little hole in the wall with a simple menu and tasty treats. We needed a little bite and enjoyed a panini with prosciutto and fresh provolone and mozzarella. Their panini's are truly the Italian grilled cheese, not the over stuffed gourmet creations you find in the chains. We finished our meal with a cappuccino, cannoli and tiramisu. Delicious! The cannoli and tiramisu were fantastic! The staff was pleasant and helpful.

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Thank scf211
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Reviewed December 3, 2012

We stopped here on a whim to try their desserts, and would do so again (though judging by the reviews of their normal menu, I don't know if I'd eat dinner here).

The pricing was about what I would have expected, and the tiramisu and zeppole were excellent. The service was good, and the small porch area was nice.

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Thank Josh Y
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Reviewed September 14, 2012

we made the mistake of walking in here off the street without doing any research, the water came in plastic cups the sprite was flat and tasted off. We then had some panini's which seemed as if they had been microwaved and cost $12 each for just the panini and nothing else, the waitress was rude rude. This placed seemed to be just as over priced as all the other restaurants in little Italy.

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Thank Dom E
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