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44 Southwest Ristorante & Bar

621 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3707
+1 212-315-4582
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Italian, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
621 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3707
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1 - 10 of 282 reviews

Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a very nice lunch here. The toasted ravioli was a delicious appetizer. Good food and a nice, cozy atmosphere. Great spot for nice Italian food!

Thank orlandov7
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Our hotel suggested we walk restaurant row on 9th Av to find a place to eat. Walking down 9th Av. we saw the board out front the "oldest restaurant in Hell's Kitchen". However oldest doesn't always mean best. The presentation of the fettuccine was wonderful,...More

Thank Ry A
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Out of five of us, four enjoyed our meal. Mine, a special of stuffed steak, was intolerably dry, however! No one asked how our food was until we'd finished and even then only asking two of us. We couldn't even tip appropriately as a 20%...More

Thank dazizian
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Lovely Italian in Hells Kitchen. Lovely lasagne, gnocchi and pasta. Had the house white which was really nice too.

Thank carolynhector
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Because as a European, we know that we'll enjoy the food. Just try the "Lentilles soup" as a starter and "Lasagne" with a good cabernet from the wine list... and you' ll be in the Napoli area! Test the olive oil with the bread as...More

Thank Stephane L
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice ambience with warm hospitality and service. A good selection of wines. Spaghetti meat balls, Eggplant parmigiana and bruschetta tomato pesto basil Mozzarella were well prepared and tasty. A good restaurant for Italian cuisine.

Thank Eraj W
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Booked a reservation to be told had to wait as table wasn't ready around 15 minutes! Pizza wasn't the best Kids left it! Our food was ok nothing fantastic! And when the bill came was far than impressed! Haven't got an issue with leaving a...More

1  Thank stevenjK5119JF
Reviewed 21 October 2016

It wasn't terrible, but cons include: slow service - maybe 20-30mins for our food to arrive service lacking attention to detail, and genuinity food was 5/10 at best portions slightly small, and expensive crowded and noisy honestly, you want genuine italian food? just pop in...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Poor and unfriendly service and poor food. Disappointing antipasto and sweet White House wine. Forced to tip 18% which isn't worth. We don't come back ___________________________

Thank Artorius V
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We visited NYC for seven days and mama Mia 44sw had to be one of the best meals during the visit. We were just walking through the Hells Kitchen area looking for dinner and Mama Mia's caught out attention. It's a nice little restaurant located...More

Thank Mike S
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Stacey C
29 January 2016|
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Response from RBowler | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't remember seeing any children in there, but I imagine that it shouldn't be problem! Food is lovely :) Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3707
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-315-4582
Description
44 SW Ristorante & Bar is a family owned traditional Italian restaurant in the Hell’s Kitchen area of New York City.
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