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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ciao

€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Nolita
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
185 Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10012-1415
+1 212-673-8901
Today
09:00 - 02:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 09:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 02:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

72 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 47: English reviews
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

great pizza, pasta & appetizers, indoor & outdoor seating so you can enjoy the passing crowds.. awesome service

Helpful?
Thank tmr1885
Miami
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would not recommend to anyone. Pizza was extremely salty and very pasty. Not worth the trip to Little Italy.

Helpful?
Thank Frankthetank132
Pforzheim, Germany
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Just Horrible!!! We found chewed bread in our dish!! Overpriced menu for really poor quality and service! Worst experience in New York! Also worst experience in my life in a restaurant.. We were deceived from an " Italian " speaking waiter at the entrance. Inside the restaurant nobody was Italian ! Very rude and slow staff .. a real hell... More 

Helpful?
Thank George P
Oslo, Norway
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We had the pizza Quatro stagioni and the Spaghetti Quatro Stagiono with a mixed salad to share. The pizza had no taste, it was dashed with what looked and tasted like mushrooms and artichoces from a box, and some pieces of something that was suppose to be ham. The Carbonara was not made with bacon, but some strange, sloppy kind... More 

Helpful?
Thank TorBjerke
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Pasta was worse than average, lasagna was good, but evening was spoiled by arbitrary adding 20% to the bill! Be aware!

Helpful?
Thank Nauris K
Darwin, Australia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Very average white pasta, no garlic or any cream, just salty water base. Worst Caesar salad ever!! Just some dry lettuce and a few croutons, the cheese and dressing almost non existent. We tried it because it looked nice on a great corner, but food and service exceptionally poor, very disappointing considering the neighbourhood. Would not have tipped as much... More 

Helpful?
Thank JohnBerryman
Melbourne, Florida
Level Contributor
33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We decided to go for my birthday dinner which we were spending In New York City. The service was terrible and comes with a mandatory 18%. The food is not in any way shape or form authentic or tasty, it is more along the lines of super salty almost inedible. This restaurant is your run of the mill American Italian... More 

Helpful?
Thank ohhhserendipity
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
194 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Just stopped in here after dinner for drinks and it did not disappoint. Great ambiance! The Bellini and red sangria were amazing!

Helpful?
Thank Megan D
1 review
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

We ordered Pizza in the Ciao restaurant for 16-19 Dollars. They weren't as expected, to small and not so good. Furthermore we had to wait around 45 minutes. At the end we had to pay 18% service fee for a bad experience!!!

Helpful?
Thank schilly91
South Yorks
Level Contributor
57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Myself and adult son wandered past this restaurant, on the hunt for some pasta for dinner. A waiter invited us over the threshold from the pavement and we sat at a table right in the centre. It was rustic, I guess, as some of the chairs were falling to bits and taped up (they might want to consider the liability... More 

Helpful?
Thank sosdrive

Travellers who viewed Ciao also viewed

 

Been to Ciao? 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
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10012-1415
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Nolita
  • Neighbourhood: Nolita
  • Phone Number: +1 212-673-8901

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Ciao 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 Nolita

Neighbourhood Profile
Nolita
Despite being just off of busy Houston Street, Nolita maintains a low-key vibe that makes it a pleasant retreat in the heart of lower Manhattan. Short for “North of Little Italy,” Nolita was once considered to be part of Little Italy. Today, the neighbourhood is popular with young fashionistas popping in and out of the chic independent boutiques that line Mulberry, Mott and Elizabeth Streets. In addition to shopping, there are cozy restaurants and sidewalk cafes serving everything from new-school Italian food to the world-famous cronuts. While small in size (Nolita stretches just a few blocks in each direction), it’s a great neighbourhood to spend an afternoon people watching, window-shopping, and grabbing a bite to eat.
Explore this neighbourhood