2019 Best Italian Restaurants in New York Area

Authentic Italian Food in New York

Whether you're craving a simple plate of spaghetti and meatballs, or an osso buco that melts in your mouth, here are GAYOT's choices for the Top Restaurants for Italian Cuisine in New York, presented in alphabetical order. Mangia!

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al di la
14/20
Casually chic Venetian trattoria offering northern Italian meals. See More
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Babbo
16/20
Modern Italian trattoria in the West Village. See More

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Carbone
14/20
Chefs Mario Carbone and Rich Torrisi serve up familiar Italian fare at this Greenwich Village hot-spot. See More
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'Cesca
14/20
Rustic Italian on the Upper West Side. See More

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Del Posto
15/20
An operatic palazzo of Italian gastronomy in the Meatpacking District. See More

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Emporio
14/20
Standout neighborhood spot serving Roman cuisine. See More
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Erminia
13/20
Bring a jacket to this old-school, romantic Upper East Side Italian spot. See More

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Felidia
16/20
The only NYC Italian eatery presided over by a woman who taught Julia Child. See More

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Harry Cipriani
15/20
Some of the most authentically Italian cuisine in New York served in an elegant setting. See More

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10/

Hearth

Modern American, Italian
Hearth
15/20
This homey East Village haunt offers modern American cuisine in modest, minimalist style. See More

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