• The Meatball Shop

  • Italian $9-$13
  • 84 Stanton St.
    New York, NY 10002
  • Neighborhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone: 212-982-8895
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Daniel Holzman and Michael Chernow's early plan to serve meatballs out of a takeout window evolved into an obsession to focus on meatballs exclusively. And thus was born the idea for the Meatball Shop: a counter-service operation with a build-your-own-meal menu, featuring five kinds of two-ounce, house-ground balls (plus a weekly special), various sauces, and a range of options (slider flights, heroes, pastas, and sides). As befits Holzman, a chef who’s worked at San Francisco’s Campton Place and SPQR (whose sister restaurant, A16, is known for its Meatball Mondays, incidentally), ingredients are well-sourced, including beef from Creekstone Farms and prosciutto from La Quercia. The look is Olde New York, with reclaimed wood and antique milk bottles. For dessert, Chernow’s wife makes ice-cream sandwiches. The cumulative effect: a retro vibe for a thoroughly modern meatball.

Feature Links

http://themeatballshop.com/
  • Hours

    Sun-Thu, 11:30am-2am Fri-Sat, 11:30am-4am

  • Prices

    $9-$13

  • Payment

    MasterCard Visa

  • Special Features

    Dine at the Bar Lunch Take-Out Good for Groups Catering Late-Night Dining

  • Alcohol

    Full Bar

  • Reservations

    Not Accepted

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