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Trattoria L'incontro

2176 31st St, Astoria, NY 11105-2602
+1 718-721-3532
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (41 reviews)
“veal chop” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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2176 31st St, Astoria, NY 11105-2602
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1 - 10 of 315 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This Astoria gem can stand up against any in NYC. If the menu doesn't please you there are no exaggeration at least a dozen daily specials that are superb. The classics are on the menu as well as some spectacular special dishes. I had stuffed...More

Thank nyladeblu
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the high praise! We're thrilled you loved everything -- especially the cheesecake. It's our pleasure to transport to Italy, and we can't wait to do it again. Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant it’s-simply amazing place to be. Chef and Stuff it’s friendly and professional. But food , food it’s excellent.

Thank Toma A
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're pleased you love being here, Toma, because we love having you. It's great to hear you've been impressed with both the food and the service -- can't wait to see you again soon! Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So I read the reviews and I was so excited to try Trattoria L’ Incontro I was so disappointed. First my husband and I pulled up there is valet parking which is great. The line was down the block with one valet guy. Yes on...More

Thank LDB277
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It's a shame to hear you were disappointed -- especially since you had such high-hopes. As you mentioned, we have a reputation for providing a very high value to our guests from the food to the service, so your feedback is unusual, but we certainly...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had Easter lunch with our daughter's in-laws, who host at Trattoria L'incontro every year. It was a delicous meal. Each course was delectable. The service was fantastic. Yesterday, I had Burrata with prosciutto, beet salad, short ribs with polenta, and tartufo. Every dish was...More

Thank adriennew291
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Adrienne, it's so wonderful to hear we're a family tradition of yours! I'm pleased to hear this Easter was just as fantastic as the one's prior. Thanks for the love. Sincerely, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We needed a good meal before an early flight out of LGA so we chose this restaurant based on previous reviews and it was a great choice. The pre meal bread was unbelievable and the service was fantastic. Good size portions and great food. Wine...More

Thank chefeMark
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

We're thrilled we could provide you with a proper meal before your flight, Mark. Thanks for the compliments -- hope you'll make it back our way again. Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

One of the best Italian restaurants in Queens. Had a great experience from beginning to end. Service and food are Manhattan Quality, highly recommend.More

Thank Noel Y
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

We're committed to being the best at what we do, Noel, so it's good to hear you were impressed from start to finish. Thanks for the kind words. It means a lot that you'd recommend us, and we look forward to having you back again....More

Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and dishes selection. Food tasted fantastic and service phenomenal. Chef Rocco rocks. Highly recommend.

Thank BorisNovosel
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

It means a lot that you'd recommend us, Boris! Thanks for the kind words -- hope you'll come see us again soon for another phenomenal meal. Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Rocco is a superb chef and wonderful host. Enjoyed the baked clams oregenata and the lobster salad was out of this world. Have always had a delicious and delightful dining experience there. Highly recommend.

Thank Kathleen S
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thanks for calling our food out-of-this-world, Kathleen. We truly appreciate this wonderful recommendation. Can't wait till next time. All the best, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This place gets better and better. BEST SOUTHERN ITALIAN RESTAURANT IN ALL OF GREATER NY AREA. The heirloom tomato salad with basil gelato is phenomenal. Pastas out of this world. Waitstaff is incredible. Service is impeccable. If you like veal, swordfish , grouper , and...More

Thank Ed G
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Thank you for the love, Ed! It means a lot to hear you consider us the best around at what we do. We wish you lived closer too, but we'll settle for seeing you the next time you're in town. Till then, Chef Rocco Sacramone

Reviewed 12 February 2018

The finest Italian Restaurant in Queens. Michelin quality haute cuisine, French Service in an elegant setting near to LaGuardia Airport. Northern Italian food cooked to perfection - don't expect dishes drowned in tomato sauce.

Thank Forest-Hills-Cynic
Rocco S, Owner at Trattoria L'incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thanks so much for the compliments! We're thrilled you consider us the best around at what we do. Come see us again soon. Till next time, Chef Rocco Sacramone

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Response from Jose M R | Reviewed this property |
There is only street parking, one hour only meters. They offer valet parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2176 31st St, Astoria, NY 11105-2602
    (Ditmars Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-721-3532
  • E-mail
Description
Zagat 2013 and Michelin Guide Recommended. Our cuisine is a combination of traditional classics and state-of-the-art fare. All of the dishes are prepared with an emphasis on using only the freshest ingredients, keeping the integrity of traditional dishes while incorporating a new style, with the focus on taste.
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