Pepolino

281 W. Broadway
New York, NY 10013
212-966-9983
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  • Sun 12pm-11pm, Mon-Thu 12pm-4pm, Mon-Thu 5:30pm-11pm, Fri-Sat 12pm-12am
  • $$$$
  • Catering, Delivery, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Prix Fixe, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
The word Tuscan is been thrown around a lot;next to Atkins, it's probably the most abused culinary term. But Pepolino has fair claim to actually being a Tuscan restaurant, since the proprietors cut their eyeteeth at Florence's renowned Cibreo, and certain key dishes reflect it. Instead of butter or olive oil you get a spreadable tomato flan flavored with basil, and nothing in town quite matches the perfection of the cheese and spinach ravioli, glossed with butter and walnuts; or tagliata, a sliced steak served with greenery; or inzimino, a dense calamari sludge not for the squeamish.

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