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Max Soha

1262 Amsterdam Ave. (W. 123rd St.) Send to Phone
212-531-2221 | Menu
Come to this Upper West Side Italian joint for the food, stay for the cozy vibe.

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features
  • Dress code: Casual

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Max Soha Restaurant Review

: A long dark wood bar graces half of this cozy and casual Upper West Side Italian eatery, but the patrons---a mix of locals and the curious---aren’t here to drink. They’re here to enjoy the hearty pasta dishes like lasagna “mom’s style,” filled with meat, fresh tomatoes and creamy melted cheese; the spaghetti alle vongole: spaghetti with clams and broccoli rabe; and the fusilli with wild boar, mushrooms and Brunello wine. Main courses include grilled salmon with a side of mashed potatoes; grilled organic sirloin steak with roasted potatoes; and a sautéed chicken cutlet with mushrooms and Marsala wine, served with tender roasted potatoes.
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