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Ornella Trattoria

2917 23rd Ave, Astoria, NY 11105-2709
+1 718-777-9477
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck meatballs” (14 reviews)
“prosciutto” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2917 23rd Ave, Astoria, NY 11105-2709
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

If you're used to typical "American" Italian fare, this isn't your place. With their house made pasta and unique dishes, this place is the real deal for authentic Italian food. I had the goat ragu featured on the specials, and it did not disappoint. I...More

Thank Propilotjs
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I had the pasta carbonara and a Cesar salad and couldn't be happier with my selection. I will definitely enjoy their food again the next time I'm in town.

Thank wodentx
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We like Ornella a lot. Surrounded by authentic Greek restaurants, this is a great alternative. They have BYOB nights, and $10 pasta nights also, with a great gluten free pasta and an authentic bolognese sauce that you will love...

Thank nycgreenwich
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The food here is always excellent. The staff is great. We had a minor customer service issue that was immediately resolved, and we could not be more satisfied.

Thank wholedifferentanimal
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Ornella has been my go to a restaurant since we found it by accident 3 years ago. I can even remember the first meal we had there because I was sold. I had the imbustasta and my husband had chestnut flour pasta but that was...More

Thank Danamarie B
ornellatrattoria, Owner at Ornella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you very much for your business and the nice words that you used to describe my place.

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Found this place on yelp in Astoria. The owner/manager of the restaurant was the one who greeted us and got us seated. We had a reservation, but I think we could get a table even if we walked in on that Sunday afternoon. Once seated,...More

Thank Roma M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Tucked almost under the subway tracks at the end of the W and N line in Astoria. Easy to miss the orange front among all the Greek restaurants and shops. Make the effort to go, and your reward is delicious Italian food at prices that...More

Thank Paul S
ornellatrattoria, Owner at Ornella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

thank you

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Enjoyed an evening with friends and great food. I had the duck meatballs with brandy that was outstanding. Looking forward to going again. Service was awesome. We closed the place at 11:00pm? Thanks for a fun experience.

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ornellatrattoria, Owner at Ornella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thanks for your business and positive review, ARRIVEDERCI

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We went on a BYOB night (happens once a week!) for dinner and had duck meat balls, pasta bolognese and ribs. All of the food was delicious and prepared with love. Furthermore the portions of the food are BIG just the way it has to...More

Thank Filip D
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I love this place, the food is amazing, service fantastic, no matter what you eat here you will be amazed how fresh and flavored the foods are... always good.

Thank Flavia R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 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
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2917 23rd Ave, Astoria, NY 11105-2709
    (31st Street and 29th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-777-9477
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