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Mario's Restaurant

2342 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8104
+1 718-584-1188
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2342 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8104
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mario's has been around for close to 100 years. Red sauce Italian with white tablecloths and good bread. Good linguini with red clam sauce and a crispy chicken Milanese with arugula for lunch.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A couple weeks ago we went to Dominick's accross the street.. loved it!!!!. then a friend suggested that we have to go Mario's.. so we did... totally different from Dominick's.. if Dominick's was very casual, homy.. family style, commune tables.... we were.greeted at the door,...More

1  Thank tgw1208
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had to try. Everyone one said ''it's better than Dominic's. Not quite. Seafood salad was OK. Pasta... Tomatoes gravy tasted like jar stuff Ziti had no flavor Saltimbocca was a bit overcooked Wine flavor was too strong I think we'll go accross the street to...More

Thank kaw001sr
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Having gone to Mario's from my days as a Fordham Student 1987 to 1991 this visit was a nostalgic return. It was very underwhelming. The place looks exactly the same. The food was average and not enough bang for the buck. The service was great...More

Thank Vince A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This was my first time back since 1978 and I was not disappointed! The restaurant has been owned and operated by the same family since 1940. The only negative was the noise level. Despite being seated against one of the side walls, cross table conversation...More

Thank OG1010
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We were taken here by our native New Yorker friends. This is their favourite restaurant. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and made some terrific suggestions for us. The restaurant is busy but they don't rush you. We had hot antipasto to share. Then tortellini...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 9 June 2017

What a wonderful restaurant and experience . They have been in business since 1916 . Truly an old fashion Italian restaurant . The staff were friendly and efficient . I love to see the family involved in the restaurant . We know Italian Food and...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal here, including drink deals at a decent price for NY. Delicious pasta! The bread was great - seeded and warmed. During the week they have reasonable lunch specials.

Thank nettiereno
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Made a reservation for a Saturday night. The restaurant was packed.placed our orders looking forward to the scungilli fra diavlo. Unfortunately, we were told they ran out of the scungilli. However, we were offered shrimp and calamari in its place. I enjoyed my dish, however...More

Thank Karen-Bob H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Mario's definitely captures the true flavor of Arthur Ave. The food is great and the wait staff is personable. Great place to have a leisurely lunch. Love the stuffed clams. Oh and excellent cappuccino.

Thank Bronxite
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19 February 2015|
Response from Shrothman | Reviewed this property |
For sure Visa & MasterCard Not sure if they accept Amex, but just call the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2342 Arthur Ave, Bronx, NY 10458-8104
    (Between 186 & 184)
  • Public Transportation: The number 2,4,5&D trains. Then the #12 Bus Fordham Rd to Arthur Ave. Metro North train to Fordham Rd.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-584-1188
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