Caffe Storico

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Details
170 Central Park W (at 77th St)
New York, NY 10024
(212) 485-9211
Italian
$ $ $
Hours
Mon–Thu, Sun: 11:00 AM–10:00 PM Fri–Sat: 11:00 AM–11:00 PM

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Foursquare Tips

  • Start with a cappuccino and croissant and then go for the smoked salmon frittata with goat cheese or the pappardelle with duck ragu, shaved chocolate and orange -- a dish that sounds odd but works.
  • Italian snacks like arancini, veal tartare, and grilled cuttlefish, house-made pappardelle with duck ragu, dry-aged sirloin steak. Try getting steak at the Tenement Museum.
  • One of the best new restaurants on the upper west side. I love the selection of Italian wines and beer; and the pasta dishes are killer. Pappardella with duck ragu is a must.
  • Pop by Storico's pop-up Beer Hall for a cold one before or after your meal, part of the New-York Historical Society's Beer Here exhibit!
  • Must try the Langostino Fritto! Can't miss any of Chef Jim Burke's pastas either!
  • Try the crab roe salad - Salty goodness
  • Make like a Venetian and compose your meal out of the excellent cicchetti on offer. Don't pass up the Baccal (salt cod):
  • The stinging nettle tortelli is delicious! You've got to try the salted dark chocolate ice cream!
  • Love the design-minded decor, sky-high ceilings, gold chandeliers and bright yellow banquette. Delicious poached eggs with polenta and mushroom rag, and yummy brioche with homemade jams for brunch.
  • Paninis and salads.
  • A fun place to eat within the NY Historical Society.
  • Fantastic dinner spot. The roast chicken is incredible!
  • Hidden gem, food consistently good
  • Good fare, not heavy. Good Bloody Mary. It's not a hangover-curing brunch, though.
  • Really great restaurant inside a museum, superb pasta entrees
  • Great for late lunch on the weekends with reasonable priced ($16-22) small meals. High ceilings and refreshing atmosphere for the museum wanderer. Try the pesto ravioli/classic meat ball spaghetti.
  • sit at the bar for quicker service!
  • Give the watermelon Bellini a try. You will thank me.
  • The Italian toast was delicioso! Make sure to stroll in the museum afterwards to learn more about NYC history.
  • The meatballs are on every menu - brunch, lunch & dinner. - for a good reason: they are spectacular. And the gundi for brunch is amazing.