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Zucchero e Pomodori

1431 Second Ave. (74th & 75th Sts.) Send to Phone
212-585-2100 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Order Now! | Menu
Charming Italian favorite of the Upper East Side serves homemade pastas and grills.


 
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Lunch & Dinner daily
Open late Fri.-Sat.
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Zucchero e Pomodori Restaurant Review

: The Upper East Side has always been a culinary sinkhole of sorts with only a small handful of restaurants standing above the fray. But this Italian eatery is a good bet for standard but quality Italian fare. Peppercorn-crusted tuna sashimi with olive tapenade and ginger mustard sauce, and mussels and clams in a garlic wine broth are among the favorite starters. Pastas include a primavera with cappellini and fusilli Norcia (sweet and hot sausage in a tomato aurora sauce). For something heartier, try the grilled rack of lamb with mashed potatoes and asparagus.
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