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Acquista Trattoria

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17801 Union Tpke, Flushing, NY 11366-1633
+1 718-969-1411
11:00 - 23:00
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Port St Lucie, United States
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Tonight was my second visit, lunch the first time, dinner tonight. Both very nice meals. Consistent. Service was very good both times. Nothing fancy tonight, but the Mozzarella en carozza was fresh and a nice sized appetizer. A caesar salad for me with fresh (nice and warm) grilled chicken and also prosciutto, a nicely presented dish and very tasty, good... More 

Thank Mike C
Fresh Meadows, New York
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I have been to Aquista a few times. The food is very good but a little pricey. They have lunch specials that are great and very reasonable, but cash only. Worth carrying the cash!!!!

Thank JoanFMBB
New York
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I have been at this place twice before and found it unpretentious but the good was good. Since then the place was enlarged but we did not enjoy the food. I had veal Marsala, my wife had Branzino, neither was good.The wine selection was decent.

Thank ted563
Jamaica, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

When my daughter lived close by, we used to go there at least twice a week. We never had a bad meal.

Thank barbdambrosio
Pelham, New York
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328 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Went here with a group of 4 on Sunday night. Had called for reservations but probably didn't need them. Seated immediately. Server was attentive and helpful. Pretty extensive menu with pizzas, salads, hot heroes, pastas, meat/fish/chicken dishes. we shared a nice appetizer of grilled vegetables and mozzarella. I had salmon with risotto, others had lasagna, chicken marsala and pasta with... More 

Thank John B
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

come here all the time. prices are average and the food is always good. staff is always friendly and accommodating. give them a try!

Thank Muntai
1 review
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

I have been dining at Acquista's for the past 4 years and love the place! Whenever I have guests visiting NY I make sure to bring them here. The food is tasty, priced well and the service is always friendly. I would recommend the gnocchi, it's homemade and you can taste the difference ! (A rare find !) But ....... More 

Thank Kevin P
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My daughter took me to this quaint place twice during my visit in NYC. It was one of her favorites while she attended St. John's Uni. She says they have remodeled since she was last there and I think they did a terrific job. The new decor gives the restaurant an upscale yet comfortable feel that matches the quality yet... More 

Thank jim r
Fresh Meadows, New York
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78 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Acquista has been our go-to neibourhood restaurant for about 13 years, that fact alone should tell you enough to want to go there. The food and service are always good, the staff is friendly, polite, and attentive. The specials are always well planned and well executed. The wine list is good, the pizza is super!! Check out their Valentine's Day... More 

1 Thank Karamelized1
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Was just here last night and quite a few other times and it hasn't disappointed. Ordered the seafood pasta special for only $22 which included a lobster tail, shrimps and mussels. Hubby usually orders the chicken marsala. Must try if you're in the area.

Thank Muntai

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17801 Union Tpke, Flushing, NY 11366-1633
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Flushing
  • Phone Number: +1 718-969-1411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?