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955 2nd Ave # 957, New York City, NY 10022-7744
+1 212-752-7151
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“fish” (16 reviews)
“pasta” (30 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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955 2nd Ave # 957, New York City, NY 10022-7744
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited twice recently, once for lunch and then for dinner. Both meals were delicious. Highly recommend the spaghetti carbonara which they will prepare table side if you request it. Homemade zeppoli for dessert rounded out the meal nicely. The only negative is that it's a...More

Thank Alan a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the stuffed lobster special and was not disappointed. It was huge, spicy and on this crazy good bed of black linguine. Good merlot to go with it. Went on a Wednesday at 7 and though it was packed, service was good and they didn't...More

Thank grlav8r777
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We wandered down the street from our hotel, 50 NYC, and found this place on 2nd Street. They offer a great variety of Italian prepared seafood and pasta. My husband loved the scampi di gamberi served on bed of perfect risotto. I savored the Atlantico...More

Thank Kathryn G
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Don't get me wrong. The food was delectable, the atmosphere charming, the waiters attentive.. but 10-15 years ago Pescatore earned its name by offering wonderful fish dishes. Now, the fish on the menu is pretty common fare- shrimp parmigiana, sea bass or salmon. and the...More

Thank TAS77819012
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is a nice Italian restaurant with relaxed atmosphere in Midtown. They offer a brunch menu on weekends. I had a rigatoni alla nonna and it was really tasty. I can highly recommend this course.

Thank Pinkholidaytraveller
Reviewed 16 August 2017

My brother and I went there on a busy weekday evening. We didn't have to wait long for a table for two. Service was erratic; our drinks took very long to arrive! While my brother had the today's special lasagna, I had the seafood with...More

Thank beebahk
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had not been to Pescatore since the restaurant was taken over about three years ago by Charles, who happens to be French. This is a great Mediterranean and sea food restaurant. As connoisseurs of Mediterranean food, we were pleasantly surprised with the high quality...More

Thank nazan1001
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had high hopes but were really disappointed. We too had slow service. The pasta dishes were just not good. We would never go back.

1  Thank patricia w
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We had a show to go to so we needed to be quick. And it was just perfect on the timing. Excellent menu with a variety of pasta, meat and seafood. I had the spaghetti with clams which was the perfect choice. We had a...More

Thank ToniS1111
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a place to have lunch outside in midtown east and based on the reviews here I thought Pescatore would be great for that. Service was bad. We had to ask things twice so when it came for asking the check I...More

Thank ido8all
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 955 2nd Ave # 957, New York City, NY 10022-7744
    (50th St. & 51st St.)
  • Public Transportation: 6 to 51st St.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-752-7151
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