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Il Melograno

501 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-5341
+1 212-757-9290
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
According to TripAdvisor reviewers, this popular Italian eatery in Hell's Kitchen is perfect for families with children. As one put it, "We had bruschetta, two entrees from their...More
Open Now
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
501 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-5341
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there based on reviews and it did not disappoint. Ordered the Special of the day... Mushroom soup and Seafood fra diavolo. Both those were great. I really enjoyed the food and would recommend this place to anyone wanting to get a great meal at...More

Thank Kar C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming small restaurant on 10th Avenue. Perfectly prepared foods. All the food is excellent. Suggest the polpo (grilled octopus) as an appetizer &* any pasta. All the pastas are made to perfection. Pleasant friendly staff.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal, service and atmosphere. The grilled octopus & tuna app were excellent! As was the ravioli and pasta!!! Great drink menu. Very reasonable. Highly recommend.

Thank SSledd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I even begin? This is the place, fantastic food, service, atmosphere, and prices!!! We went here for a leisurely pre-Broadway show on a Thursday evening, and we loved it!!! Our waiter helped us to customize pastas and sauces, and recommended the burrata which...More

Thank LA H
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We ate here before a play a few nights ago and thoroughly enjoyed it! Four of us each got different meals mostly from the specials menu. I got seafood linguine that was fresh and delicious! My dinner mates all raved about the food. The service...More

Thank KelleyYW
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I really like il Melograno. The food is fresh and authentic plus the stuff will go the extra mile and offer you lots of extras. for example when i was there they offered free bruschettas and free limoncello at the end! i will def be...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Googled the area we are staying in to find an Italian restaurant -Melograno didn't disappoint. Nice wine selection and varied menu. I had the chicken Milanaise, crisp chicken filet covered with a salad of arugula and cherry tomatoes; my husband had the pesto, a little...More

Thank anna z
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation of a friend. The place is tiny but cozy. Our waiter was great. The food was amazing! The pasta was cooked perfectly and raviolis I highly recommend! I would recommend making reservations since the place is small. Will definitely be...More

Thank landonsmom22
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Very good decor and atmosphere for this area. The service was good. The food and 🍷. Oops... I made two mistakes. I drank a red wine that I was not familiar with. It was like drinking pepper spiced with Tabasco Sauce. My pasta dish. Again...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Obliging staff squeezed us in without a reservation at peak time on our first night (Saturday) in NYC. Starters were sensational, both portions could have done us for mains. We shared the octopus and the sushi tuna and both had the pasta with salciccia which...More

Thank Tommyandjools
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-5341
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-757-9290
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