L'Artusi is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

1. L'Artusi

9.5
228 W 10th St (btwn Bleecker & Hudson St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 321 tips and reviews

Kate S.Kate Shaw: The French toast, homemade pastries, and Parmesean biscuits w/ sausage gravy were all great!

CoverCover: You can't go wrong - refined Italian that will keep you coming back. Roasted Mushroom app w/ Fried Egg, then go for either the Garganelli or Spaghetti. Pay with Cover and skip waiting for the check.

Alison K.Alison Katz Danes: One of my favorite restaurants in NYC!

Il Buco is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

2. Il Buco

9.4
47 Bond St (btwn Lafayette & Bowery), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · NoHo · 131 tips and reviews

Robert H.Robert Habib: Outstanding. Pork blade was delicious. Don't feel you need to pay a lot for wine - even the cheaper bottles are excellent. Take somewhere there that you like. Will make an impression.

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: A truly amazing and romantic Italian restaurant - especially if you sit in the wine cellar.

Stephen A.Stephen Alesch: I live a block away. I've been here 120 times, they still ask me where I'm from and if I've ever been here before. The food is good but turnaround of staff is high. Who's torturing these people!

Cotenna is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

3. Cotenna

9.4
21 Bedford St (btwn Downing St and 6th Ave), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 178 tips and reviews

Wesley B.Wesley Bliss: An excellent sister restaurant to Briciola. Small plates, rich flavors, great wine selection, friendly staff. Lots of tasty wild boar.

Noah W.Noah Weiss: New Italian small plates spot from the Aria team, perfect for a date with the same great value and even more cozy than the original. Burrata, lamb, all the pastas including bucatini, creme brûlée.

Elyse E.Elyse Estrada: New favorite! Bruce the manager is a gem! Get the burrata (always a special app), kale salad, spaghetti polpetti, tortellini w/cream sauce. Pair it w/a bottle of Super Tuscan & finish w/bread pudding!

Via Carota is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

4. Via Carota

9.3
51 Grove St, New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 100 tips and reviews

EM H.EM H.: Burrata, artichoke, and the wine selection ❤️

EaterEater: Fried rabbit, crispy artichokes, and fresh fruit are on the menu at this new restaurant from the West Village power couple. It's sort of a French bar meets an Italian country home. Read more.

Noah W.Noah Weiss: The Buvette chef's take on rustic Italian small plates with rustic West Village decor. Equally tasty, great value ($90 dinner for two with wine), and the perfect date spot. Crostini are all great.

I Sodi is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

5. I Sodi

9.4
105 Christopher St (at Bleecker St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 78 tips and reviews

Lee H.Lee Hoffman: One of the best lasagnas and fried artichokes and chocolate cakes I've ever had. Lemon pasta was very good. Ravioli eh.

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Our favorite place to come for solid Cacio e Pepe. It's a simple dish, but they really know how to do it right here.

noa r.noa rt: Watch your step!

Carbone is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

6. Carbone

9.3
181 Thompson St (btwn Bleecker & W Houston St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 209 tips and reviews

Sam G.Sam Gordon: Best croutons and veal parm I've ever had

GQ MagazineGQ Magazine: From the same trio behind Torrisi Italian Specialties, Parm, and ZZ’s Clam Bar, all the tropes of the classic Italian-American red sauce joints are at play, but better than you’ve ever had.

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The 2014 Food & Drink Award Winner for Best New Restaurant, Carbone has turned the traditional Italian supper club on its head. We recommend the rigatoni alla vodka, veal Parmesan, and tiramisu. Read more.

The Meatball Shop is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

7. The Meatball Shop

9.3
64 Greenwich Ave (at Perry St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 257 tips and reviews

JamieJamie: Spicy pork meatballs with pesto. Both polenta and mashed potatoes were amazing!!

Sam S.Sam Saunders: Hangover cure 1: aspirin before bed. 2: chicken meatballs with Parmesan cream on mash, glass of chianti and an espresso, chased with a 45 minute nap. Do it.

Jen K.Jen Kung: so I ordered their ice cream sandwich which was a sesame and banana cookie with vanilla ice cream and it was CRACK.

Palma is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

8. Palma

9.3
28 Cornelia St (btwn Bleecker St & W 4th St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 110 tips and reviews

Nicolette R.Nicolette Romero: The mushroom truffle fettuccine is to die for. Make sure to get a table in the adorable garden.

Tim V.Tim Vetter: Try the restaurant where Lady Gaga, just barely pre-fame, worked as a waitress. (The staff famously made her cry)

Rewan P.Rewan Parti: Sit in the back garden, order the calamari with mint leaves and cauliflower appetizer. Along with spinach and buffalo cheese ravioli! Do try the tiramisu.

Del Posto is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

9. Del Posto

9.3
85 10th Ave (at W 16th St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Chelsea · 268 tips and reviews

Mike O.Mike O'Dea: Lunch prix fix is a win. Gnocchi is simple & perfect!

GQ MagazineGQ Magazine: You can't do better than simple, fragile pasta e fagioli soup with crunchy fried ditalini pasta and a soft tripe-and-andouille meatball. Or try the 100 Layer Lasagna!

La Dolce VitaLa Dolce Vita: One Michelin star.

Scarpetta is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

10. Scarpetta

9.2
355 W 14th St (at 9th Ave), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Chelsea · 237 tips and reviews

Susan L.Susan Loh: spaghetti is awesome as is but even awesomer if you request it spicy. do it.

Mary K.Mary K: Worlds best spaghetti... Don't ever come here and miss out - it's awesome

Food NetworkFood Network: Scarpetta, Scott Contant's seasonally-inspired Italian restaurant, serves delicious dishes like Creamy Polenta, Duck & Foie Gras Ravioli and his signature Spaghetti.

Pisticci Ristorante is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

11. Pisticci Ristorante

9.2
125 La Salle St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Morningside Heights · 135 tips and reviews

Juliet G.Juliet Greenblatt: Literally everything is good here. Always get the goat cheese garlic bread! Daily specials are also great.

Katie F.Katie Flynn: Move over Scarpetta, the spaghetti and meatballs are truly the best in the city!

EthikusEthikus: Pisticci was the first restaurant in NYC to go green! Support their efforts during Shop Your Values Week, take the pledge & get a free glass of organic wine with dinner. Read more.

Dante is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

12. Dante

9.2
79-81 Macdougal St (btw Bleecker and W. Houston), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 91 tips and reviews

Tyler M.Tyler McPheeters: Wonderful negroni menu. Chocolate and Unlikely are great.

Ryan T.Ryan Terry: Tiramisu is the best I've ever had. Homemade.

Chino G.Chino Griff: Hands down, best espresso in NYC. Hot and tasty. Try the canoli, you will never regret it.

San Carlo Osteria Piemonte is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

13. San Carlo Osteria Piemonte

9.2
90 Thompson St (Spring St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · SoHo · 19 tips and reviews

Esther L.Esther Leibel: We indulged in the truffle menu: polenta appetizer and tajerin were both amazing. We also loved the fassona meat battuta. Dessert was rich and decadent. I need to go back to try their bicerin.

Vanieta K.Vanieta Karamchand: Best Italian food in Soho. Nice ambiance. Good music (and live music on Sunday + Mondays). Bartenders, great cocktails. Friendly staff. Beautiful crowd.

Davide P.Davide Poggi: Tuna and Asparagus

Sottocasa Pizzeria - Harlem is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

14. Sottocasa Pizzeria - Harlem

9.2
227 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Central Harlem · 17 tips and reviews

S M.S Mark: My favorite pizza in NYC (and I eat a lot of pizza in NYC). Try the Brussels sprouts and speck with a sparkly glass of champagne - you can't go wrong! Owners are wonderful, sweet and accommodating.

Harlem A.Harlem Ambassador: Leave Halal\ Kosher dietary restrictions at the door, and be sure to try that Talleggio & Prosciutto pizza which takes all of (2) minutes to perfect. Pizza, wine, salad and not much else! Authentic!

LorenzoLorenzo: Neapolitan pizza at its best. The best in the city. And I am Neapolitan, I can tell ;)

Babbo Ristorante is one of The 15 Best Italian Restaurants in New York City.

15. Babbo Ristorante

9.2
110 Waverly Pl (btwn MacDougal Alley & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 260 tips and reviews

DebDeb: I had the Goat Cheese Tortelloni with Dried Orange and Wild Fennel Pollen. It was AMAZING!!!!! Definitely going back for more!!

Nicole M.Nicole Miller: Go to Babbo and get the traditional tasting menu. savor. every. bite.

John M.John Moore: Enjoy an Aperol Spritz at the Bar and watch the Babbo evening unfold around you.