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Osteria Cotta

513 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4403
+1 212-873-8500
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (35 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
513 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4403
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most amazing eggs benedict I have ever eaten, accompanied by a refreshing Mimosa. Nice atmosphere and very friendly server. Good value for money.

Thank ekaall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delicious and served quickly. We were able to get seated quickly on a holiday evening at high top by the bar.

Thank Jeanne L
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Ok this place is not bad, but is the approximate Italian style unfortunately common in NY. I can suggest the pizza with truffle that is really good. Pizza with rucola was not bad but they put some lemon juice on top that killed the taste....More

Thank Emanuele B
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We've been to Cotta a few times now and it's been consistently good. The flavors are spot on, and fresh, very fresh ... I'm thinking about the bruschetta appetizer on this last visit, in particular. Service was excellent ... our most recent server, Tatyana, was...More

Thank 64aly
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Grabbed 11PM seats at the bar and had a lovely time catching up with a friend at the bar. Easy going. Expedient service. No complaints. $7 Peroni, $9 pinot grigio, $3 club soda.

Thank BigAppleGreg
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

ARRIVAL: Upon arrival, the place was hopping. We encountered the hostess, whom looked us up and down, as if judging whether we were worthy of entrance. She asked if we had a reservation to which we replied "no" because we were not aware this was...More

Thank Bloubrown
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The food is rustic and really good. We had roasted branzino with mashed and a really fresh fennel salad dressed with lovely homemade citrus vinaigrette. A simple fusilli piselli and a side of olives. If you like good wine you will struggle to find one...More

Thank HnossDesign
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I love steak. Last night I had a steak that was as good as any I've ever had! I would put last night's dinner (the steak in particular) on a par with any top steak house. In particular, if you've ever eaten at Al Biernat's...More

Thank Christina V
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Pizza was good enough and mostly similar to real italian pizza. But I was surprised by the quality of service. When I asked a waiter for a WiFi he told me that they don't have WiFi and just shared wifi from his own cellular phone....More

Thank Sergey S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We very much enjoyed the pizza, pasta, and truffle fries! Great meal after a long day walking around manhattan!

1  Thank Rachel P
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 513 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4403
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-873-8500
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Popular Italian Wine Bar in the Upper West Side. Our menu offers a variety of popular staples including antipasti, homemade pastas and artisanal pizza from our imported wood burning oven. Our Living Room is an intimate space ideal for hosting cocktail parties and sit-down dinners.
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