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Cafe Greco - CLOSED

1390 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10021-4708
+1 212-737-4300
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good89%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 Aug 2015
“Yummy!”
20 Oct 2013
“Arthur Ave Gem”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean
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$$$$
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LOCATION
1390 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10021-4708
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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Good service, good food! A great gem on Arthur Avenue! Will definitely come back to eat at this joint! I had the Michelangelo and it was delicious!

Thank Tina R
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Tiny little restaurant on Arthur Ave has become our weekly favorite and if you're lucky you can get Mama to sing for you--charming 81 year old owner has spent her life there and cooking is great--the cold antipasta is one of the best ever. Enjoy

Thank helenemo
Reviewed 21 October 2012

If you are looking for a restaurant with good food, fair prices and pleasant service, this is the place to go. The daily price fixed full course dinner is the way to go. You will not be sorry.

1  Thank nycresident92
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Although you feel like you stepped back in time when you walk into Cafe Greco (average age of customers must be around 60+), the food is so excellent it hardly matter. Their grilled branzini for $22 is as good as it gets.

Thank Mo W
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Behind some eternal scaffolding on the east side of Second Avenue in the 70's, Cafe Greco is a welcoming restaurant away from all the street noise. During a recent luncheon we choose the $19 prix-fix lunch consisting of appetizer, entree, dessert and coffee. What an...More

Thank cckone
Reviewed 9 February 2012

Their filet mignon is always perfect, in my opinion, and some of their other entrees are usually very tasty. the servie is usually good, and its a fairly quiet place.

Thank Joe Y
Reviewed 25 January 2012

On a very rainy/miserable day in New York City, just prior to visiting a relative in the hospital, we came upon "Cafe Greco" on 2nd Avenue. We looked outside at the menu, which advertised a $19.00 prix fix menu. What could we lose? We were...More

Thank SuzieQ044
Reviewed 21 January 2012

A friend and I discovered a hole-in-the-wall restaurant called Cafe Greco at 1390 Second Ave between 73rd and 72nd and it was quite a find. It opens up into a spacious and light dining room in the back and it features cloth tablecloths and napkins....More

Thank bravo-cinzia
Nearby
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

Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Cuisine
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1390 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10021-4708
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-737-4300
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