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Campagnola Restaurant

1382 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10021-9522
+1 212-861-1102
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1382 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10021-9522
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very good restaurant. Very, very busy, but they do their best to move things along. Everyone ‘s food was awesome, except mine, but they did the right thing and took it off the bill. I would definitely go back. Restaurant is small so expect...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here Friday, 11/3, the weekend of the marathon. The city was very busy as was this restaurant, but it was worth the wait. Our friend Kevin had previously eaten here for a work event and enjoyed it so much that he said we...More

Thank thebruckers
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm thrilled your friend brought you to us! When it comes to a delicious Italian dish, we won't let you down. From the mushroom ravioli to the desserts, I'm so pleased it was all a joy. Thanks a million for the kind words and support,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Open Table rated number 3 out of 30 best New York Restaurants so we had to visit after avoiding for over 20 years. Not worth the visit and no reason for such a high rating Average at bestMore

Thank Dqny
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It's disappointing to hear you felt this way. If there's something specific that went wrong, or something we can improve on, please feel free to reach out. We're always open to feedback, and want all of our guests to have a memorable meal. Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We have been here on countless occasions, always superior food. Staff is very accomodating, plus you never know who you might run into here.

Thank Jane S
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Jane, it's true -- you never know! Thank you for the support. We love to hear from our frequent guests. Come back and see us anytime. Best regards, Desiree, Manager

Reviewed 5 October 2017

Dined at Campagnola for my wife's birthday. Food was excellent, atmosphere was great and service was top notch. Portions are very generous (couldn't finish) , glad we finally tried this Italian classic just around the corner from our apartment. Can't wait to return!

Thank Good T
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

We're happy to host the two of you anytime. Hopefully your wife had a memorable birthday. Thank you for all of the compliments -- we're looking forward to your return as well! All the best, Desiree, Manager

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended but my lobster linguine was tough and tasteless and I couldn't finish it and my partners veal was also tough. Very disappointed in the food and had one glass of wine each and one course for the privilege of paying $150....More

Thank Trishyok
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Trishyok, it's disappointing to see your review. We never want a guest to leave feeling anything less than full and happy. The linguine should have been cooked to perfection and delicious, and we hope that you felt like you could let us know if that...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

I am torn by my review of this place. The atmosphere was nice with a piano player during dinner. We were seated right by the piano and I expected it to be too loud, but it wasn't. The server was charming. The Pappardelle Bolognese that...More

Thank LKNY
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

We're thankful that you visited us. It sounds like your meal was pleasant, and you had an overall enjoyable experience. That being said, I'm torn to see your review as well! It's disappointing that your visit was not as memorable as you'd hoped -- the...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner last night for the first time at Campagnola. The place has a wonderful vibe: super white tablecloths, good lighting, great acoustics that permits conversation while you eat delicious food and listen to soft live piano music even though every...More

Thank travelingdad56
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! I'm so happy that you and your wife has a memorable dinner. It sounds like the food and the ambiance was just right, and I'll pass along the kind words to your server. We're looking forward to next time...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance, service, food and wine list. Worth every dollar spent. Old school service. That's why they are so successful. The quality of the crowd is high. Will repeat

Thank Konstantin M
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thanks for the high praise, Konstantin! It sounds like you had exactly the kind of experience we are hoping to give our guests. We hope you come back soon for another great meal -- our wine list is waiting! - Desiree, Manager

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

An old school Italian restaurant with amazing food and top notch service. Everything here from the seafood salad to the veal chop to the porterhouse to the lobster are amazing. The only thing we didn't love were the meatballs. The off the menu sausage onions...More

Thank Rabs22
Curt H, Manager at Campagnola Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

It's great that everything you've tried on the menu has been amazing! I'm happy the wine has always been delicious, too. I hope you stop by again soon. All the best, Desiree, Manager

Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1382 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10021-9522
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-861-1102
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For over 30 years, Campagnola Restaurant has been serving the people who defined NYC country-style, Italian dining in our old-school and friendly eatery.
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