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257 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5232
+1 212-713-0224
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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257 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5232
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dined at Nocello for the past three years when we stay at the Manhattan Club a block away on W. 56th St. It was recommended to us by the concierge at that time. Since then we have had a wonderful time at this...More

Thank swtuxcat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After seeing a show, we were looking for someplace close to the theater and found this on Google. Close to theater district. Great restaurant. Romantic atmosphere. Quiet. Food and service were wonderful. A number of the staff and diners were speaking Italian (if that matters...More

Thank rlrobles5
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Our friend has been going to Nocello for years and recommended that we meet him there for dinner. The restaurant is smartly decorated and the staff were very welcoming. We arrived for dinner early, shortly after they opened, and had the restaurant to ourselves for...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I return to Nocello on every trip to New York and are always happy with the experience. The owners seem genuinely happy to see us and they and the staff always make us feel truly welcome and at home. Nocello has a...More

Thank Jimmy B
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Walking into this restaurant, we immediately noticed the attractive décor. It had the look and feel of a restaurant that pays attention to detail. The service was very professional and attentive. The menu offered many selections in every category and there were several specials. They...More

Thank sandiegoeater749
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We came on the recommendation of our hotel. We ordered 2 out of the 3 items off the menu. The Chicken was one if the most tender, the service was great and the sauces were all l8fgt. The prices were okay for NY, but the...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This quietly elegant restaurant with small rooms has cozy eating on nicely set white tableclothed tables. Dinner is served daily and lunch is served on weekdays. Reservations are recommended. Novello's is located close to Broadway and to Carnegie Hall. The menu has many appetizers, soups,...More

Thank Wanda R
Reviewed 15 July 2017

First night in the city; no idea where to eat. The staff at the hotel (in the vicinity) recommended Nocello's. Wow-so glad they did. Everything about this establishment is over the top, in my opinion. Great atmosphere; quiet dining; white tablecloths; great complimentary bread and...More

Thank Patricia_Travels7
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My husband started off by single-handedly finishing off what appeared to be a delicious half a loaf of bread while also diving into a salad and the night's special risotto dish. I chose to go the lighter route by choosing two appetizers. Both of us...More

Thank TravelAgentWendy
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

It is a great place to meet friends for lunch or dinner. It is just the right size and not overwhelming. The staff provides friendly and quick service. The food is delicious! Most importantly, Nocello is near the A, C, 2, 3, N and Q...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5232
    (Between 8th Avenue and Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: N, R, Q & W trains to 57th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-713-0224
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One of the best Italian restaurants in New York, serving Incredible food in a romantic atmosphere.
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