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Bar Veloce

$$ - $$$, ,
175 2nd Ave, Near 12 th street, New York City, NY 10003-5786
+1 212-260-3200
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
1 week ago
“Cozy, cool italian style”
8 Apr 2018
“Great Surprise!”
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Bar, Wine Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
175 2nd Ave, Near 12 th street, New York City, NY 10003-5786
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This local bar has a certain cool italian vibe. Classy, understated - yet very cozy - decor. The place holds a handfull small delicious snacks (cheeseplatters, meatcuts) in good quality and a small vine card with italian classics + cocktails. Local place with good atmosphere...More

Thank Christine Z
Reviewed 8 April 2018

On our way to the theatre, we happened upon Bar Veloce and stopped in for a drink. What a great place! We really liked the vibe, appreciated the first rate staff, and we had a nice cocktail too. Will be back again to sample the...More

Thank AndrewBeach
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Came in to use the bathroom. That wasn't a great experience. However, the food was. Great ambiance and mood for a bar date.

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This wine bar offers a good selection of wine and spirits as well as appetizers to compliment your choices. Service was very good. Food was very good. Relaxed and casual, it is a good place fr conversation an friendship.

Thank JAR103
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely place to chill before heading to dinner. They have big, wide open windows from which we stared out into a lovely, sunny evening. Had a couple glasses of nice wine. We will definitely be going back.

Thank prock75
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Visited on a Tuesday evening after work. Was recommended a really nice Italian white wine and snacked on a simple but tasty toasted sandwich. We stayed for 2 hours. It was mostly couples and we were able to chat away comfortably without being annoyed by...More

Thank jellies23
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Good spot to to have a glass of wine. Nice selection of wines as well as beer & liquor. They serve some lite bites too.

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 10 June 2016

They have a location at the very end of one of the JetBlue terminals. Nice selections of wines and we had a great plate of prosciutto. Expensive but you are in an airport. Nice spot to sit while waiting for your plane.

Thank ajbike
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Came here for a cocktail on a Saturday night. Was told it would be a "20 minute wait, as we're primarily a wine bar", despite half their menu comprising cocktails and spirits. Bar tender was rude and arrogant and was "so busy" yet was eating...More

1  Thank paddlez0304
Reviewed 15 February 2015

This is a great no frills wine bar to meet with friends or potential first date. It's not too crowded. Great vibe. Lot's of wine selection. In terms of food, the bruschetta was great plate. I love their truffle panini :)

Thank Lryamin
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Bar, Wine Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
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3:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 2nd Ave, Near 12 th street, New York City, NY 10003-5786
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-260-3200
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