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Carastina - CLOSED

1055 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-2903
+1 212-750-3232
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good20%
  • Average40%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 Sep 2012
“Needs to improve but right idea”
24 Jan 2012
“Has Great Potential”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
1055 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-2903
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Reviewed 28 September 2012

I have been several times at Carastina. I like the decor, the menu and the location. Service is good but atmosphere is wrong. And all Latinamerican cast listening to Mexican Luis Miguel singing boleros. It does not sound very Italian, right? Call me purist but...More

Thank julio b
Reviewed 24 January 2012

I visited this restaurant with my father who lives in the neighborhood. There has been some turnover with this location which previously housed another Italian restaurant. In fact, the best Italian restaurant that many people in this neighborhood frequented, Gino's, closed a couple years ago...More

Thank Buongiorno1952
Reviewed 24 January 2012

This is a wonderful restaurant. Reservations are a must as it is a small place! Delicious northern Italian food. We had 3 different entrees and everybody thought their dish was the best!! We had the special salad of the evening which consisted of greens, tomatoes,...More

1  Thank beanie4
Reviewed 17 December 2011

A couple of friends and I wanted to check out this restaraunt so we had a date there. I must say it was well worth the trip. I had the Gamberoni with the grilled srimp and it was a delight. Very tasty and with the...More

1  Thank Raven C
Reviewed 30 November 2011

My husband and I went to Carastina for dinner. My husband started with a special order of Lentil Soup which was outstanding. I had a goat cheese salad that was very tasty. Both of us had the Cornish Hen and it was very flavorful. The...More

1  Thank A S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1055 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-2903
    (57th & 58th streets)
  • Public Transportation: 4,5,or 6, N, Q, R Subway to 59th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-750-3232
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