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Il Tinello Ristorante

16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
+1 212-245-4388
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I along with another couple dined at this lovely restaurant again after a lengthy absence and just loved it. We were greeted pleasantly and seated by John the mgr. who had actually taken my phone reservation. By the way you better have...More

Thank LancasterTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was highly rated. We were greeted by a grumpy man, were ordered to wait at the bar, then seated. In the 10 minutes we waited for menus before giving up and leaving, we were aghast to see waiters “decanting” bottles of wine over...More

Thank HaymarketCat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place The best homemade pasta veal chop Very tender services extraordinary can’t wait to go back

Thank Shotaj12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By far one of the best Italian restaurants in NYC. From the Moment you walk in the door and are greeted by John and taken to your table. The Captain comes over and eloquently explains the specials of the evening. The appetizers were all fresh,...More

Thank nycf00dguy
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I have taken my family to many high end restaurant’s throughout NYC. Being a New Yorker I am very aware of stepping into a restaurant and knowing if I am going to have to skip a mortgage payment when I get the check. This place...More

Thank I8U
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We ate here on New Year's Eve. I wanted to dine somewhere close to our hotel (the Ritz) because of street closures - suprisingly streets all the way to Central Park are closed because of the Times Square ball drop. This restaurant was a highlight...More

Thank Coco P
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Il Tinello is simply a special place. One of New York’s finest Italian restaurants and the food is just like you were in Italy. A warm reception, free starter course, exceptional pasta, many other Italian dishes and the dessert cart are normal every day experiences....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 28 December 2017

My husband and I were in New York City a week before Christmas 2017. It was Saturday night. We did not have reservations. We walked up to the restaurant and asked if we could be seated. They asked us to wait while they checked. We...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Recommended by friends this was everything we heard, good food and good service. Nick is the bomb, a real treat recanting the specials with that Balkan deep voice and very Italian look and posture. Ordered a simple plate of ravioli and fresh oysters. Simple and...More

Thank AGrayghost
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I, literally, discovered Il Tinello while walking down the street. What a treat awaited me inside. An incredibly professional staff, impeccable service, but most importantly a meal to remember. To measure the true expertise of a restaurant, i often order a very simple dish like...More

1  Thank bradleysp1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
    (Betwen 5th Ave. and 6th Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-4388
  • E-mail
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