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Bar Pitti

268 Sixth Ave., New York, NY, 10014
nr. Bleecker St.
212-982-3300

Avg. Rating

7
Food: 7
Service: 6
Décor: 6
"Recommended"

Average Reader Rating on a Scale of 10.

58% would go back.

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great food, nasty staff

By spamalashluman on 10/29/2007

  • Overall Rating: 8
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 4
  • Décor: 8
  • Yes, I would go back!

best sandwiches ever and for 8.50 they are fresh, hott and the tastiest you'll ever have, unless your in italy. staff is rude, i asked if there was anything on my sandwich other than ham and mozz and the waitress started yelling at me about how nothin else has been on it in fifteen years and walked away. good way to lose your tip lady

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186 out of 341 people found this review helpful.

Well......

By orologi on 1/18/2005

  • Overall Rating: 5
  • Food: 6
  • Service: 4
  • Décor: 4
  • No, I would not go back!

Too many tables in a very tight space. Food was bland on my side of the table: Bass. Food on my partners side was good: penne with marinara. Loooong wait to be served. Waitstaff very friendly.

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334 out of 679 people found this review helpful.

Excellent Lo-Country Italian Food

By colpo on 4/23/2003

  • Overall Rating: 9
  • Food: 9
  • Service: 8
  • Décor: 8
  • Yes, I would go back!

A good start: an Italian restaurant where one hears A LOT of Italian being spoken. No attitudes here from the staff, though. Chalkboard menu, for me, a nice touch b/c it suggests freshness and thoughtfulness re: the day's menu. Hardcore Italo ingredients like sardines and rabbit show up here with regularity. If they offer suckling pig when you go, order it. Cash only policy noisome, so be prepped. Great old Village location. Another place where 90%-100% of the menu choices are desireable (this is a good problem to have!).

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374 out of 685 people found this review helpful.

Cash only & great Italian fare only

By zeecee on 3/23/2003

  • Overall Rating: 8
  • Food: 9
  • Service: 8
  • Décor: 4
  • Yes, I would go back!

It's small and spills to the sidewalk in warm weather for the wonderful pastas (a favorite being the one with artichokes & garlic), the lightest eggplant parmigiana, sauteed spinach (which you can have them put on pasta), osso buco, fabulous sandwiches (a favorite being the tuna - with olive oil like the ones in Nice), the best cappuccino imaginable. Decor is minimal and you have to bring cash, but prices are fair for such good fare. Lunch might be $20 and dinner can be $35. They have a fine pinot grigot by the glass. Giovanni and his staff run around with a chalkboard. The endive salad with anchovies is worth having when it's available. If they have brucchetta, go for it. They make it only when tomatoes are great.

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