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Little Italy, New York City
(2.6/5 based on 2,600+ reviews on the web)
An urban village that attracts thousands of visitors every year, Little Italy is known for its restaurants. The authentic food served at these eateries is a centerpiece of many cultural events in the neighborhood. If you talk to the locals, you'll find that many of the restaurants are built on places that involved the New York mafia from the early 20th century. Wander down the narrow streets and find a small storefront joint to enjoy a meal. Use our New York City vacation trip planner to add Little Italy and other attractions to your New York City vacation plans.
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  • After lunch at LaMela in Little Italy we enjoyed walking around the streets, shopping at the vendor booths and looking in all the bakeries. There are even street vendors selling cannoli. Don't miss it...  more »
  • Visited with a group of friends and all agreed that the food was superb. I enquired about dietary choices beforehand and they were very helpful (And Italian. And very pretty...). I had chicken and asp...  more »
  • If you come to NY you must take a trip down to Little Italy. The food is amazing and the people are really nice.