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Cucina di Pesce

87 E 4th St, Apt 1A, New York City, NY 10003-8979
+1 212-260-6800
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
3:30 PM - 10:45 PMAll hours
Italian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
87 E 4th St, Apt 1A, New York City, NY 10003-8979
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

Serious cooking and good service, a southern-Italy menu and a modest but decent wine list. Pleasantly light, but not bright room, and sound level is energetic.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

We came across this restaurant when roaming East Village. Whenever me and me boyfriend see fish and seafood restaurant our eyes glisten. We were not disappointed! We ordered octopus carpaccio salad as a starter to share and then seafood pasta and seafood black ink ravioli....More

Thank Katarzyna P
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Very nice service and great food! It was a party of 4 of us on a weekday. They have muscles for free, delicious. My halibut was so tasty. My friend's pumpkin ravioli in a pesto sauce was unbelieveable.....Lasagna....Specious, with separate back room with glass ceiling...More

Thank Victor P
Reviewed 22 July 2015

We've been here several times and always enjoyed ourselves. Great waitstaff who are available to answer questions etc but also leave you alone and let you have a quiet intimate dinner. Our most recent meal here was to celebrate getting engaged. Food was wonderful as...More

Thank Mischi985
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

A coworker had encouraged me to eat here as it is his favorite restaurant in the city. Well he was so right about Cucina. The food was great, the tiramisu was fabulous. I will be going back to try something new each time. The service...More

Thank halfpint6799
Reviewed 6 February 2015

An east village neighborhood Italian restaurant with great tasting food and great friendly service. The restaurant offers an early bird dinner of great value that includes a glass of wine. My only complaint is that we ordered the fish of the day and was told...More

Thank Charlie E
Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

We started going here 4 yrs ago. Prices are extremely low but food is amazing. We love happy hour at the bar. Beckham is so welcoming as is all the staff. Eat here-you will be glad you did!

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 12 December 2014

once again Cucina comes through with flying colors. Having eaten there for literally decades, the value and quality are on point. Even though appys are in the nine ten dollar range, entrees are 17 to 21 dollars....a deal that's hard to find in NYC. the...More

1  Thank Alan K
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I love the food here - especially the early bird specials - Dinner with a glass of wine for $16 can't bet it in NYC

1  Thank HAYNES5
Reviewed 23 October 2014

I want to love this place, and maybe I will after my next visit. For now I can only say "OK". I had the seafood fettucine -- I really wanted that lovely experience where the pasta is slippery and flips the cream sauce everywhere -...More

Thank Rosalind L
East Village
There’s still an independent vibe to the East Village,
which offers plenty of unique small businesses
catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
students alike. The East Village retains a bit of the
old-time neighbourhood feel that you can still
experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned
shops, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. The scale of
the residential blocks makes this a wonderful place to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 10:45 PM
3:30 PM - 10:45 PM
3:30 PM - 10:45 PM
3:30 PM - 10:45 PM
3:30 PM - 10:45 PM
3:30 PM - 10:45 PM
3:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 E 4th St, Apt 1A, New York City, NY 10003-8979
    (2nd Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-260-6800
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