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Il Melograno

501 West 51st Street, New York City, NY 10019
+1 212-757-9290
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
According to TripAdvisor reviewers, this popular Italian eatery in Hell's Kitchen is perfect for families with children. As one put it, "We had bruschetta, two entrees from their...More
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
501 West 51st Street, New York City, NY 10019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really like il Melograno. The food is fresh and authentic plus the stuff will go the extra mile and offer you lots of extras. for example when i was there they offered free bruschettas and free limoncello at the end! i will def be...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Googled the area we are staying in to find an Italian restaurant -Melograno didn't disappoint. Nice wine selection and varied menu. I had the chicken Milanaise, crisp chicken filet covered with a salad of arugula and cherry tomatoes; my husband had the pesto, a little...More

Thank anna z
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation of a friend. The place is tiny but cozy. Our waiter was great. The food was amazing! The pasta was cooked perfectly and raviolis I highly recommend! I would recommend making reservations since the place is small. Will definitely be...More

Thank landonsmom22
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Very good decor and atmosphere for this area. The service was good. The food and 🍷. Oops... I made two mistakes. I drank a red wine that I was not familiar with. It was like drinking pepper spiced with Tabasco Sauce. My pasta dish. Again...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Obliging staff squeezed us in without a reservation at peak time on our first night (Saturday) in NYC. Starters were sensational, both portions could have done us for mains. We shared the octopus and the sushi tuna and both had the pasta with salciccia which...More

Thank Tommyandjools
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Food was okay not what we expected. Price was not too high but we could have went somewhere else for something better for the price. Tables were cramped and the food was average.

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Small and quaint restaurant. Enjoyed the food very much: specially the grilled octopus. Very accommodating: we did reservations, but confused the date. Our reservation were for the day after, but they did not hesitate to accommodate us.

1  Thank LailaTF
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We really enjoyed our dinner here! We went in early (around 5pm) and it was super quiet. and cute. We had great service and were really pleased with our meals. The food and wine was also super affordable in such a pleasant setting. The pasta...More

1  Thank M S
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We found this place on yelp. The food was outstanding. The food was outstanding. There was no waiting. I only wish we were here for more than 2 days so we couldn't revisit them.

1  Thank jfowles1974
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Seems we are always trying to find good restaurants for groups...good food and not crazy $$$. We found it here--outstanding service. Chicken Milanese perfectly prepared, various pasta dishes all enjoyed, unusually good olive appetizer and mmmm gelato. We will be back!

Thank Margoflah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 West 51st Street, New York City, NY 10019
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-757-9290
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