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Lavagna

Lavagna opened its doors on February 1st 1999.The restaurant offers casual Italian trattoria fare at moderate prices. The vibe is candlelit, cozy, with an old wood burning oven, exposed brick walls, a pressed tin ceiling and a small wine bar where one can dine also. A wall of French doors swing open in the warmer weather to a seasonal sidewalk cafe of 20 seats.
The kitchen concept is to create dishes traditionally Italian, emphasizing fresh, seasonal ingredients and product of the highest quality.
The menu highlights include homemade pastas, a wood oven roasted fish for two, roast pork chop, baby rack of lamb and of course the rigatoni with sweet and spicy sausage that has become a classic over the years.
The wine list has been a yearly recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence since 2002 and it focuses on hard to find wines from regional Italy along with other international selections.
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496 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.6 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.6 / 5
(496 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 496 reviews
5 stars
(323)
4 stars
(146)
3 stars
(20)
2 stars
(6)
1 star
(1)
Food 
4.7 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.7 / 5
Service 
4.5 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.5 / 5
Ambiance 
4.5 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.5 / 5
Noise Level
2 / 3
Moderate
Value 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
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  • neighborhood gem(283)
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  • romantic(194)
  • notable wine list(135)
  • special occasion(114)
  • good for groups(72)
Lavagna Reviews List
Review 1 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 5/01/2016
 2013
Dined on 5/01/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 5/01/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 2 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/30/2016
 2010
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Review 3 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Full of atmosphere, delicious food & wld recommend

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Dined on 4/29/2016
 2009
Dined on 4/29/2016
 2009
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Four of us went for dinner and enjoyed really good food, a wide range of wines and thoroughly enjoyed the evening. Bustling vibe and friendly service."
Dined on 4/29/2016
 2009
Special Features: hot spot, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 4 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Delicious food

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Dined on 4/12/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/12/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Pasta was fantastic - perfectly prepared. It was my girlfriend's birthday and they were really cool about surprising her with a desert."
Dined on 4/12/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 5 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Lovely Lavagna

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"This place is fabulous. We have been going for years and every meal has been terrific. The pastas are divine, the pork chop was also very tasty. Appetizers are very nice, a light octopus salad was quite interesting. Their basic mixed salad is ver good . The crostada was outstanding. Noise level was very manageable. Waitress was helpful with food and wine selections.
A place that we will always return to with enthusiasm.
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Dined on 5/01/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 6 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/30/2016
 2014
Dined on 4/30/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/30/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list
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Review 7 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/30/2016
 2009
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Review 8 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/30/2016
 2005
Dined on 4/30/2016
 2005
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 4/30/2016
 2005
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Review 9 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/29/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/29/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/29/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 10 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"We had a cozy table for two and had a good dinner. This place is WAY on the East side and I'm not sure we'd walk that far again for this place (even if it was closer to a main thoroughfare, I probably wouldn't go back). Good enough, but nothing outstanding. The interior is beautifully restored."
Dined on 1/17/2016
 2009
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Review 11 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2012
Special Features: great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 12 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/23/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, late-night find
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Review 13 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/24/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 14 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/24/2016
 2005
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2005
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 15 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/23/2016
 2012
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly
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Review 16 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"I have eaten here twice in the last three months, and will whenever I am in NYC. Tremendous food, attentive service, all in a comfortable, communal setting."
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2013
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Review 17 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 4/22/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"The food was good. However, the restaurant was too noisy. We sat near the kitchen which was unpleasant because we kept hearing the owner barking orders at staff, leaving us dissatisfied overall. Next time, I would want a seat outside or far from the kitchen. I don't think that I'll return though after our experience."
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2015
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 18 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

This place is fantastic

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Makes me wish I was on the Lower East Side more often. I enjoyed the kale caesar salad and Sword fish special while my wife had the arugula salad and rack of lamb. All were perfect. I wish we had room for the pizza, that also looked great... next time"
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2007
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, hot spot
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Review 19 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/16/2016
 2013
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Review 20 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Nice Random Pick

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"I was meeting a friend for dinner and I wanted it in the East Village since I was seeing live music later that night nearby. I was very pleased with all aspects of the dining experience. Our server Bozana(?) was friendly and efficient and the food was delicious. I had a house-made pasta appetizer that was so good as was the hake which was the special entree."
Dined on 4/19/2016
 2004
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 21 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/13/2016
 2007
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Review 22 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

So-so experience

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Dined on 4/17/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/17/2016
 2016
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"It was a gorgeous night, so we were excited to sit outside and eat at Lavagna. I had a pizza, which was delicious; my husband had a pork chop that he did not particularly like (and it seemed very tough and undercooked). The wait staff was attentive enough, but other than the first waitress who took our drink order, never smiled or seemed 'happy' that we were visiting the restaurant. The lack of friendliness almost made us feel uncomfortable - like we were burdening them with our presence. And, while it was nice to sit in the open air, there isn't really a view, other than of trash bags from the apartments across the street. Of all of the restaurants that we ate at during our 5 days trip to the city, this was out least favorite."
Dined on 4/17/2016
 2016
Special Features: great for outdoor dining
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Review 23 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2012
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 24 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

A high-quality, low-key neighborhood gem

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Dined on 4/15/2016
 2010
Dined on 4/15/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"My husband and I have been going to Lavagna for 10 years or close to it, long before we were married, and it is always consistently good. The menu is fresh, focused, simple and delicious, always with a couple of farm-market, seasonal specials. Service is prompt and professional. We like the outdoor seating and the fact that there are usually few, if any, tourist. That said, there was an older couple from a small town in France sitting next to us having the meal of their life. Our tables were too close for me not to overhear their enthusiasm, and hearing the husband say in French that he was so glad he had asked his New Yorker friend for a recommendation, because how would they have found such a lovely spot otherwise. Lovely."
Dined on 4/15/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 25 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 26 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 27 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
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Review 28 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/15/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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Review 29 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/14/2016
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 30 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/14/2016
 2006
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Review 31 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/12/2016
 2011
Dined on 4/12/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 4/12/2016
 2011
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Review 32 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/02/2016
 2011
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Review 33 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/10/2016
 2006
Dined on 4/10/2016
 2006
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 4/10/2016
 2006
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 34 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/10/2016
 2013
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Review 35 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

A good restaurant

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Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"The restaurant serves an americanized version of classic italian recipes. Overall the food was good at a fair price. The wine list was also ok."
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
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Review 36 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/09/2016
 2007
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Review 37 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/09/2016
 2011
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Review 38 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 4/08/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2016
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Review 39 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Love this place

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Dined on 4/07/2016
 2008
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Have been coming for years. Great food, great people. Rabbit papparedelle is an excellent staple on the menu. I personally love the Tuscan kale salad to start. Great place to sit outside when weather is warm and enjoy an aperol spritz before your meal."
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2008
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 40 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Big bang for the buck

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I discovered Lavagna about 12 years ago, and it has been my favorite restaurant ever since. The food is delicious, the atmosphere is warm and inviting, and I've never taken a friend there who didn't go back on their own. Yorgo is the sommelier par excellence, with excellent recommendations that never induce sticker shock. When friends come into town and they don't object to NYC walks, I always take them there. They'll need the exercise going back home."
Dined on 4/06/2016
 2006
Special Features: neighborhood gem, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 41 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/06/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/06/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Great place. What you envision a New York Italian restaurant to be. Great atmosphere, pastas were awesome, owner is onsite and attentive to customers. Fantastic experience."
Dined on 4/06/2016
 2013
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Review 42 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/03/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 43 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Always Great!

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2005
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Go, experience the wonder of it all.
Fantastic food
Fantastic wine list
Fantastic service
I prefer going on the early side for dinner when the restaurant is fairly empty and quiet. Once it fills up (usually 7:30 or 8pm), the noise level can really make or break my experience.
No matter what you order, it's incredibly yummy and satisfying.
Go, you won't regret it.
"
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2005
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 44 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great Place

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Great food great desert. The staff is knowlegeable and professional. They have a great ambiance and are very accomodating."
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2014
Special Features: late-night find
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Review 45 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"I have been here many times and it seems, no matter what I order, it is excellent. Even when I needed to change my reservation by hours, it was easily handled."
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2011
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Review 46 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 4/01/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem, late-night find
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Review 47 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2013
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Review 48 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/26/2016
 2004
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2004
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2004
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, fit for foodies
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Review 49 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2009
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2009
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2009
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Review 50 for Lavagna
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

The servers were rushed and rather unfriendly.

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2016
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"The servers were rather unfriendly. Seemed put off to wait on my family. I was double charged for deserts. I needed to review the bill and point this out to the server. She was gracious and corrected the mistake. I have no proof this was anything other than an oversight, but my gut feeling was that this was intentional. The food was very good. Overall I would go back and give it another try- maybe it was a bad connection this one time."
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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