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Il Tinello Ristorante

16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
+1 212-245-4388
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal” (21 reviews)
“antipasti” (18 reviews)
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made reservation at my friends recommendation. I ordered a risotto, beware they do not list a price for this and can do any risotto you want, I ordered tomatoes and shrimp. It only had one tiny tomato but enough shrimp this was $49 which I...More

Thank Irene O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were 5. Excellent food, VG service and pleasantly quiet given the relatively big crowd. As expected we had a terrific meal at Il Tinello. We had three appetizers; sautéed mushrooms,scallops and fantastic burrata. Also had excellent veal which we asked to have with spicy...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an OLD World restaurant. The room is long and narrow, but relatively quiet with a nice milieu. The menu is extensive. The food is delicious. Although expensive, for the food/experience, it was very appropriate for New York City and the food quality. The...More

Thank Leawooddoc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We met another couple for a long weekend of theatre and music. They had been to the restaurant many times and were big fans, and it did not disappoint. All of had various dishes and I had the breaded veal special with a side of...More

Thank Christopher J
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Fabulous dining. We had the sea bass, homemade linguini with a full lobster on top and surrounded with clams. My husband had a veal chop broiled to perfection. A rolling table cart for table side salad preparation as well as a rolling cart for antipasto...More

Thank Judie M
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The most memorable aspect of dinner here was the quality of the service from the (all-male waiter) staff. Several "special" food options (entree and desserts) are presented on a rolling cart and pricing is never mentioned. I see several Trip Advisor comments from sticker-shocked diners....More

Thank WasOnce
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My wife and I dined there about 2 weeks ago. Service : exceptional. Food : exceptional. A very nice place with great Italian food. A good value considering all of the personal attention given by the staff.

Thank jh0ward
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is next door our hotel. The Whitby hotel. I made a reservation for 20:00 PM. We arrived a little early so we took a drink. We waited 45 minutes and after that we had enough. In my experience, when you book a table...More

Thank Aurore V
Reviewed 12 February 2018

My wife and I along with another couple dined at this lovely restaurant again after a lengthy absence and just loved it. We were greeted pleasantly and seated by John the mgr. who had actually taken my phone reservation. By the way you better have...More

Thank LancasterTraveler
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This place was highly rated. We were greeted by a grumpy man, were ordered to wait at the bar, then seated. In the 10 minutes we waited for menus before giving up and leaving, we were aghast to see waiters “decanting” bottles of wine over...More

Thank HaymarketCat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3872
    (Betwen 5th Ave. and 6th Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-4388
  • E-mail
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