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Isle of Capri

1028 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10065-8502
+1 212-758-1828
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (18 reviews)
“biscotti” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1028 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10065-8502
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It doesn't get more traditionally Italian than Isle of Capri on the Upper East Side--superb menu & friendly, gracious service. Reservations are a must--especially on a Saturday night, which was jam-packed on a recent visit.

Thank WindsorTudor
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Famished from a long stroll, we vowed to enter the next decent place we passed and stumbled into this vintage 50's old school italian 'red sauce' place expecting overpriced and underwhelming. What we got couldn't have been more the opposite. Moderately priced (not cheap eats...More

Thank peter b
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The food selection was typical Italian with good seafood selections The drinks from bar are nothing to brag about they seem to specialize in wine rather than mixed drinks Service is good and you are not rushed but is noisy and tables for four are...More

Thank jlpgolfer
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We were promptly seated and the bread basket was delivered. Thereafter, the word prompt no longer was a part of any description of this Manhattan Italian dining establishment. The waiter acknowledged us, several times. He finally greeted us and acknowledged we brought our wine. We...More

Thank HMR52
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Close to shopping, a delightful, intimate restaurant on 3rd Ave. Food is very good, and the setting is cozy.

Thank Pardo M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here with local friends on a recent NYC visit and loved it. Bread and bruchetta served when sested, drink order taken promptly. Large menu with all of our Italian favorites. We all loved what we ordered. Sauce was delicious! When we finished, a plate...More

Thank bcasey1
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I knew of the restaurant as being Montgomery Clift's favorite place in NYC so I went there to celebrate my birthday with a group of 6. Wonderful service, wonderful food and ambience although very crowded for a Thursday night. I thoroughly enjoyed it and will...More

Thank Susie202
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The ambience is highly refined and fresh. You can find here the coolest people in town, while you are embraced by a very relaxed atmosphere. The food is excellent. The moment you walk in, you feel like you have arrived somewhere special. The service was...More

1  Thank michel a
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Visited the restaurant twice during my last New York-stay, both times for lunch, both times really good! Attentive and very friendly staff, great food, good recommendations and very nice wine! Complimentary wonderful Limonchello at the end of the meal, and not to expencive. Great place!

Thank Annelisen
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This NYC landmark has been on my list for decades. I finally made it and was not disappointed at all! Great service and food. Very authentic Italian with a lovely menu.

Thank Melanie L
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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6 August 2016|
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Response from DebSig | Reviewed this property |
We were dressed business casual. No suits required. Intimate setting but family friendly without the noise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$45 - US$45
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1028 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10065-8502
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-758-1828
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