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Osteria Cotta

513 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4403
+1 212-873-8500
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (34 reviews)
“arancini” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
513 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4403
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is rustic and really good. We had roasted branzino with mashed and a really fresh fennel salad dressed with lovely homemade citrus vinaigrette. A simple fusilli piselli and a side of olives. If you like good wine you will struggle to find one...More

Thank HnossDesign
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I love steak. Last night I had a steak that was as good as any I've ever had! I would put last night's dinner (the steak in particular) on a par with any top steak house. In particular, if you've ever eaten at Al Biernat's...More

Thank Christina V
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Pizza was good enough and mostly similar to real italian pizza. But I was surprised by the quality of service. When I asked a waiter for a WiFi he told me that they don't have WiFi and just shared wifi from his own cellular phone....More

Thank Sergey S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We very much enjoyed the pizza, pasta, and truffle fries! Great meal after a long day walking around manhattan!

1  Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This restaurant is awesome. Great outdoor seating, delicious food and great service. The happy hour from 6-7 w/ 1/2 price pizza's and wine cannot be beat. Run, don't walk.

1  Thank lindabNewYorkCity
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A great place to grab a glass of wine and some tapas with a friend. Location is great for walking and people watching

1  Thank Renee S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a pleasant Italian restaurant. Ambience is good, food is pretty standard but perfectly OK, and service is fine. You have a choice of eating outside, eating downstairs, which is noisier and buzzier, or eating upstairs, which is quieter. I had no complaints, but...More

Thank PrinceConsort
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Visited late on for some drinks and appetizers on a Friday night. The interior is very elegant, cozy, with a romantic vibe. The wait staff was pleasant. The wine my wife selected was excellent, as was the IPA I ordered. We fried calamari and a...More

Thank SB5248
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful thin crust pizza. House made, fresh pasta. Genuinely great service from several staff. This restaurant restored my faith that there are places in New York interested in more than just a tip. Absolutely packed with locals not tourists so obviously popular. If it had...More

Thank Marcus K
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good atmosphere and food. Very attentive service. Pasta was very tasty. I'll come back to try the pizza.

Thank anahissnauer
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 513 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4403
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-873-8500
  • E-mail
Popular Italian Wine Bar in the Upper West Side. Our menu offers a variety of popular staples including antipasti, homemade pastas and artisanal pizza from our imported wood burning oven. Our Living Room is an intimate space ideal for hosting cocktail parties and sit-down dinners.
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