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147 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012-1012
+1 212-777-2849
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 26 min
All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
147 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012-1012
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yesterday I was very pleasantly surprised with dinner on my 75th Birthday. A good friend took me to dinner at Volare in the West Village near the New York University campus. The restaurant is a quaint vintage eatery. I totally enjoyed a meal of Tortellini...More

Thank billsattan
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Had a terrific dinner at Volare with our son in New York. The Pork chop special was delicious and we were treated like family by the staff. We will be back on our next visit to New York City. It's worth the walk or taxi...More

Thank Vinton l
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Volare is a relative newcomer only insofar as its 1970s-bestowed name is concerned: in the 1890s it was Bertolotti's, and then, when the Village became a tourist attraction around the time of the First World War, the cozier name of Mother Bertolotti's. It still gives...More

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Love the song, love the restaurant. Simply the best neighbourhood Italian in town . Sal and Falco do it better than anyone else . Prima !!!!

Thank stephen v
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Every time we come to NY, we get together with friends from Brooklyn, and we always meet at Volare. The restaurant itself is beautiful - low ceiling, beautiful wood booths, crisp white linens, flowers on the tables. And the food is outstanding. The owners are...More

Thank travelgal14497
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice dinner. I ordered a pasta with vongoli that was simply amazing. We adored the restaurant and the atmosphere.

Thank Fernando T
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My wife and I had dinner there on the recommendation of a friend. At the last minute we had to change our reserved time and they accommodated us without a problem and were seated promptly.We found the staff to be friendly and food to be...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My family and I went there late after our son's show on a Tuesday night. We called ahead and asked how late they stayed open. We were told if we got there by 10:30 we would be served and boy were we! (We got there...More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Business lunch with friends (11 of us) from different backgrounds joined by the love of Italian food. And oh the food! The famed seafood appetizer (for 11!) of calamari, baked clams, shrimp and lobster was delicious. Main courses of fish and meat were unanimously acclaimed....More

Thank CountFleet
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Came in '09 and it was great. Back again in 2016 and still the same. Whatever you want however you want it. Superb meal, great service, amazing people, and fun local atmosphere!

Thank Chris L
Greenwich Village
Commonly known as “the Village” to New Yorkers, it was
here in Greenwich Village that both 1960’s counter
culture and the LGBT movement were born. Famous for
its bohemian past, head to Washington Square Park to
get a feel for this diverse and energetic
neighbourhood. You’ll find NYU students, street
performers, skateboarders, kids frolicking in the
fountain, and locals relaxing and playing chess.
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25 March 2016|
Response from Madeline55870 |
Anywhere from decent casual to dress. Because of location, they are close to some large businesses. People come after work in their suits and lunch time. Don't see too much scruffiness in here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012-1012
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-777-2849
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