We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Taverna di Bacco

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Lower East Side
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
175 Ludlow St, New York City, NY 10002-1548 (Between Houston and Stanton)
+1 212-477-0077
17:00 - 01:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 11:30 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 17:00 - 01:00
Sat 11:30 - 01:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

79 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 66: English reviews
Level Contributor
17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A group of 7 decided to grab dinner on a Saturday night and all the places we were thinking were booked so I looked on Open table and found this place and decided to book it and I could not be happier I did. A few of us arrived and saw that the owner was a Chopped Champion which immediately... More 

Thank Christopher M
Level Contributor
52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Met up with friends for an impromptu dinner here and was impressed with the owner's approachability and friendliness. Great wine recommendation paired with what very well may be the best lamb shank I've had. It was cooked to perfection. Appetizers were tasty and creative, and the desserts were spot on but lacked some of the sophistication I might have expected.... More 

Thank Michael B
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great homemade pasta. Great service. The food tastes like your sitting in a restaurant in Italy. If you have to wait for a table, it's worth it. There's not many great Italian restaurants in NYC, but this is one of them!! It's so worth it. P.s. get the special dessert!!

Thank R W
Edmonton, Canada
Level Contributor
84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic Sunday dinner at this cozy restaurant, with warm and friendly (but unobtrusive) service from the owner. We didn't have a reservation, but there was no trouble getting a great table. Meals were delicious. The pasta were cooked perfectly, and the steak was melt-in-your-mouth tender. Wine selection was fantastic, too, with the owner knowing his cellar inside... More 

Thank Jeff B
Level Contributor
16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

After arriving late at the Ludlow hotel, we crossed the street and visited this place. The staff was extremely helpful and nice. We got our pasta vongole and a glass of red wine. It would be a five star if it wasn't for the volume, it was almost impossible to talk to each other.

Thank Resespecialisten2
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We randomly went into this restaurant because it was next door to our hotel and I am so glad we did! The food was great and the people who work there instantly became our new friends. The owner was great and sat with us and had drinks and shared stories and the bartender really knows how to make people feel... More 

Thank Nikki D
Lynbrook, New York
Level Contributor
170 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

My sisters and cousins came here after a sobering tour of the 9/11 memorial museum. Our guide suggested it. We sat in the lovely outdoor dining area. It was a lovely day. We were served lovely wines and began with mussels, zucchini salad & eggplant with buffalo mozzarella. Each one was delicious. We next had salmon risotto and home made... More 

Thank palomino62
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We had one of the most satisfying amazing meals ...ever!!! We are foodies and have been to many Michelin starred restaurants in the US and Europe. If you are looking for simple, clean, scrumptious, amazing and delicious Italian food in NYC, this is the place! The service is second to none. The owner, Maritio, and Samia, are best hosts ever!... More 

Thank Hafiz W
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great evening out with family and just passing by when approached by host to enter and try their delicious food. Well we did and we were not disappointed. Pasta carbonara was creamy and tasty, the eggplant baked with smoked mozzarella melted in my mouth and finally the mini meatballs were juicy and flavorful. Will return. And will invite others!

Thank Octobergirl23
United Kingdom
Level Contributor
31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The menu looked good so we dropped in about 5pm for a a light early evening meal with the family. The staff were very friendly, nice open plan kitchen so you can see whats going on. Well stocked bar and cocktail list and the food was excellent. This was our last day and wish we have found it earlier

Thank StanBaldwin2015

Travellers who viewed Taverna di Bacco also viewed

New York City, NY
New York City, NY

Been to Taverna di Bacco? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Ludlow St, New York City, NY 10002-1548
    (Between Houston and Stanton)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-477-0077
Enoteca con ristorante

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Taverna di Bacco staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Lower East Side

Neighbourhood Profile
Lower East Side
Straddling the bridge between New York’s thriving immigrant past and its modern transformation into a beacon of global art and culture, the Lower East Side is one of the most dynamic neighbourhoods in the city. The blocks of tenements that represented the promise and blight of the Lower East Side immigrant experience now command top dollar for new residents. Right next to old-world delis, 24-hour bodegas, and the garment shops of Orchard Street, you’ll find hip clubs, fashionable bistros, and luxury hotels beckoning at all hours of the evening. If you love nightlife and live music, it’s hard to beat the scene here.
Explore this neighbourhood