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Patsy's Italian Restaurant

236 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-4306
+1 212-247-3491
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
236 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-4306
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Apparently Patsys does not have time to squire delicious Jersey tomatoes that are readily available at every farm stand and supermarket We were so excited to have the buretta tomatoes and roasted peppers only to have hard commercial tomatoes Then we ordered the eggplant parm...More

Thank JBradwell
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I just returned to Patsy's and we had a WONDERFUL time plus an awesome dinner!!! We both love Patsy's and had an opportunity to speak with Sal (Patsy's grandson) for a while and even had our picture taken with him which made...More

Thank Fredrick-Diane
Reviewed 5 days ago

I overheard our concierge mention that Patsy's down the street is one of the best Italian restaurants in town, frequented by many famous personalities, including Frank Sinatra. Sounded a bit stuffy to me, but we just popped in and there was a table available. Most...More

Thank Joel_Tzipi
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were recommended Patsy's by the front desk of our hotel and needless to say we were very impressed! It was a little out the way from where we were but worth the taxi ride. The restaurant has a very authentic Italian family feeling to...More

Thank KerryB1991
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thanks to Sal, we really enjoyed delicious cooking at this cozy restaurant TWICE for two days. My husband loves Bucatini Amatriciana and my favorite was Shrimp Scampi, which reminded me of dinner in Firenze on our honeymoon ! We are sure to go back to...More

Thank hiromitsu Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My my wife and I and another couple dined here July 27th. I had eaten here several times in the past but wanted to show our friends a classic New York Italian restaurant on their first visit NYC. The good is amazing. Sal greeted us...More

Thank dwl10
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been traveling to New York City intermittently for the last 20 years and have had the opportunity to experience just about all of the top Italian restaurants in the city. Without exception Patsy's continues to stand out as the finest in both food...More

Thank michaelkaplan857
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live in Oklahoma, but make it a point to be at Patsys each time we are in town on business. Consistent exceptional service, high quality food (the Lobster Fra Diavolo is awesome), and the personal touch that Sal and his sons provide is second...More

1  Thank wturiano
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant while walking around the area to find Dylan's and Bloomingdales. What a great surprise! The service was attentive and food superb. I personally had the lasagne and was in heaven. I highly recommend Patsy's!

1  Thank heatherbC2442JU
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arrival at Patsy's with my lovely wife and 3 kids aged 15,10 & 3 we were immediately greeted and seated 15 mins before our reservation. Everything was clean and eclectic with old world meeting new age. I could sense true professionalism right away as...More

2  Thank MannyNancy3
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13 July 2017|
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Response from stlguye12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you let the restaurant know ahead of time, I think they'll make a fuss. It is a very good restaurant, and the management and employees are very nice people.
20 June 2017|
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Response from Thomas A | Reviewed this property |
They do not have a set dress code. Business casual would suffice. We did not see anyone who dressed in blue jeans or sweatsuits. The setting in the restaurant will make you feel comfortable and you will definitely enjoy... More
13 April 2017|
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Response from Sal S | Property representative |
Sure we are just a few blocks away we're on 56 Street between Broadway and eighth Avenue and the ad Sullivan theater is on Broadway and 53rd so it's just three blocks away thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-4306
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-247-3491
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Since 1944, Patsy’s Italian Restaurant has been a traditional, family-owned and operated Italian restaurant located on Manhattan's west side just south of Central Park.
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