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La Pizza Fresca Ristorante

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Neighbourhood:
Flatiron District
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31 East 20th Street, New York City, NY 10003
+1 212-598-0141
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Today
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for authentic Neapolitan pizza this is the place and actually Certified to be so. But also an extensive wine selection. I suggest getting on their email to learn about the wine tasting events which feature the most select vineyards. Lastly, it's a friendly low key vibe.

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Thank Scrambler84
Barrington, Illinois
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Really great thin crust Pizza with sophisticated quality ingredients: prorcini, Robiola etc. These were a real gourmet experience. They had nice wines by the glass. Service was a little shaky, but the good food made it worth it.

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Thank Lawrence C
Preston, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

On the same street as the excellent Gramercy Tavern, we were looking for a local Italian place, and were warmly greeted and immediately seated, despite it being very busy and having no reservation Very friendly service, a good (mainly) Italian wine list to suit all budgets and some excellent food made for a great night. For starters, the veal meatballs... More 

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Thank lextoon
NYC
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

In addition to delicious reasonably priced food, this restaurant is great for a group of friends or a couple with different eating habits because of the diverse menu options. You can of course enjoy a superb pizza right from the oven, or one of the savory pasta dishes, or a classic main course. Mushroom soup is highly recommended. Wine by... More 

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Thank CBarNyc
New York City, New York
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106 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Walked by this storefront for years and finally went in for lunch. What a nice dining room. Friendly staff, space between tables, nice menu, delicious food and reasonably priced. Also, an extensive wine list. They have a 2 course lunch special for $20.18. You need to ask for lunch special menu. I had the amazing butternut squash soup and pizza... More 

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Thank nyctraveler230
New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Hands down the best pizza I've ever had, with service to die for! From the fresh home cooked bread to the delicious red wine, I really cant recommend this place anymore..will be back

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Thank davidB6652ZI
Sydney
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Delicious pizza, fresh green salad and very nice wine. What more does one need? Deserves its reputation.

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Thank anotherheaven2007
Dublin
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The pizza in this place is absolutely fantastic - nicest I have ever tasted. The service is also absolutely fantastic was such a lovely evening.

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Thank Michael C
Wilton, Connecticut
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I don't think I've ever had such delicious pizza before. The crust was amazing, and it truly reminded me of our recent trip to Naples, Italy! The restaurant was on the small side, and intimate. Service was good, not exceptional, but adequate, and the wine list is quite extensive! I'll be back!

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Thank njfox1a
Fishers, Indiana
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Actually found this restaurant in Wine Spectator as having an excellent wine list with moderate to inexpensive food. The location was very near to where we stayed in the FlatIron district so we gave it a try. What a great surprise. The restaurant is intimate with beautiful decor tucked away from the hustle of the city. The wine list was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 East 20th Street, New York City, NY 10003
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-598-0141

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Flatiron District

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Flatiron District
Offering many of city’s best restaurants and shops set amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building, which makes a good picture no matter what angle you photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this neighborhood is part of a historic district that was home to many of the city’s most famous department stores at the turn of the century. At the northern end of the neighbourhood, Madison Square Park is best known for being the home of a famous burger shack, but it can also be a quiet refuge to spend an afternoon, and it frequently hosts interesting public art exhibits. In the lower part of the Flatiron District you'll find Union Square, a bustling crossroads at all times of day and night.
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