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Piccolo Ristorante

226 Third Ave., New York, NY 10003 40.736479 -73.984904
at 19th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-420-0600 Send to Phone

  • Cuisine: Italian
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Official Website

chelseadining.com

Nearby Subway Stops

6 at 23rd St.

Prices

$13.95-$21.95

Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Brunch - Weekend
  • Delivery
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Take-Out

Alcohol

  • Full Bar

Reservations

Accepted/Not Necessary

Delivery Area

13th St. to 26th St., First Ave. to Broadway

Profile

This venue is closed.

If a Tuscan farmhouse landed on Fire Island, it might look something like Piccolo, a kitsch-packed eatery owned by the group behind Cuba Cafe and Alonso’s. As if to assert how molto Italiano it is, Piccolo covers washed-yellow walls with giant wine bottles, fake garlic cloves, and endless rows of retro ads referencing the Boot. The kitchen, alas, reveals Piccolo’s Mall of America roots: Dinner rolls come without olive oil, pastas are well beyond al dente, and entrées are often overcooked. Be careful when requesting a sidewalk table in warmer months. The Third Avenue buses have been known to belch emissions directly on the customers.

Next Door

Piccolo’s parent, Chelsea Dining Group, has opened Le Petit Canard in the next-door space formerly occupied by beloved French takeout joint Musette.

Recommended Dishes

Bresaola, $8.95; branzini alla fragole, $17.95

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