And the winner is…
377 Greenwich St.New York, NY 10013
Chef Andrew Carmellini is all about a relatively affordable menu that skews family-style, from orecchiette with homemade duck sausage.
218 Lafayette St.New York, NY 10012
Michael White goes back to his Emilia-Romagna roots with a pork-y, pasta-y symphony in Nolita
355 W. 14th St.New York, NY 10011
Neighborhood: Meatpacking District
This Meatpacking District spot has a name that alludes to food so savory, you’ll wanna mop every last drop with a piece of bread (aka "scarpetta").
1402 Lexington Ave.New York, NY 10128
Neighborhood: Upper East Side
Critical darling is an Upper East Side Italian classic.
250 Mulberry St.New York, NY 10012
Compact Nolita café, which melds homey Italian bites with refined cooking technique and local ingredients.