Greater New York

Ornella Trattoria: Where the Menu Begins at Home in Queens

ornella1-frontThe term “home cooking” is bandied about a lot in the restaurant industry – often a little too loosely. But at Ornella Trattoria Italiana in Astoria, Queens, you can take the claim literally.

Proprietors Ornella and Giuseppe Viterale just opened their restaurant and their menu is based on dishes they both enjoyed growing up in Italy.

 

MANHATTAN RESTAURANT GUIDE

Village Prime, Creative, Yet Not Pretentious Steak & Seafood

Village Prime, Creative, Yet Not Pretentious Steak & Seafood

Village Prime has opened its doors on Bleecker St. in Manhattan's trendy Greenwich Village on a bet that downtown hipsters and tourists alike will fin...Read More
Pescatore: A Neighborhood Hit With Good Food, Moderate Prices

Pescatore: A Neighborhood Hit With Good Food, Moderate Prices

Charles Devigne took over Pescatore at Second Ave and 50th St. in Manhattan three years ago, but he's no rookie in the restaurant business. He worked ...Read More

HAMPTONS RESTAURANT GUIDE

Townline BBQ: Ribs Served Up Texas Style in Sagaponack

Townline BBQ: Ribs Served Up Texas Style in Sagaponack

Townline BBQ in Sagaponack, offers a casual, family friendly atmosphere with affordable prices and a real ribs joint atmosphere. After traveling to Te... Read More
Sotto Sopra Pairs Steak, Northern Italian Cuisine in Amagansett

Sotto Sopra Pairs Steak, Northern Italian Cuisine in Amagansett

Joseph Smith and Rick Passarelli, well-known owners of Bobby Van’s Steakhouse restaurants, have made a mark in the competitive Hamptons restaurant sce... Read More

LONG ISLAND RESTAURANT GUIDE

Stonewalls: Continental Fare Served With Golf in Riverhead

Stonewalls: Continental Fare Served With Golf in Riverhead

Stonewalls Restaurant is located at The Woods at Cherry Creek Golf Course, which sprawls across 140 acres in Riverhead. Owners Vincent Sasso and Charl... Read More
Porto Vivo: Set to Impress Italian in Huntington

Porto Vivo: Set to Impress Italian in Huntington

Porto Vivo, a new upscale rustic Italian inspired grill, has opened at the site of the former Gerard Street Antiques in Huntington. Owned by famed Lo... Read More

GREATER NY RESTAURANT GUIDE

Open Door Gastropub: An Irish Pub Goes Upscale Downtown

Open Door Gastropub: An Irish Pub Goes Upscale Downtown

Open Door Gastropub at 110 John Street (between Pearl & Cliff Streets) is a different take on the traditional Irish pub and represents, in many ways, ... Read More
Miranda: Williamsburg Gem Blends Italian, South American Cuisine

Miranda: Williamsburg Gem Blends Italian, South American Cuisine

Sasha Miranda and husband Mauricio Miranda thought they'd found the ideal location for "Miranda," the Williamsburg, Brooklyn restaurant they opened in... Read More

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