98 Rivington St.
New York, NY 10002
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  • Daily 12pm-1am
  • $$
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Brunch
  • Full bar
  • Coat Check, Delivery, Family Style, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Recommended, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Accepted
Whether acquired cold from a panel truck at a rural corner, or hot from a village macelleria, porchetta is Italy's favorite sandwich meat. Though duplicating this fennel-stuffed roast with the copper crackling skin in this country is patently impossible, 'Inoteca has made a noble stab at it. Their sometime special of herb-stuffed and well-fatted porchetta, piled on an elongated roll and sided with grated cheese, pickled onions, and parsley, is as good as we're going to get here.

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