Joseph Restivo’s Italian cooking doesn’t strive for perfection, which he happily leaves for the Batalis of the world. But anchored by dishes from his family’s Italian-American pub in Jersey City, Restivo has since 1994 been a reliable, intimate supper spot. When the weather cooperates, patrons savor the few tables outside, but the tiny dining room, with forest-green walls and trimmed in dark wood, and bar, a chiseled-mahogony antique imported from Paris, have their own appeal, especially for after-work locals. 
​ — Pervaiz Shallwani, New York Magazine
Open from 12:00n till 12am We are located on the corner of 7th Avenue and 22nd Street (NE corner). Just a Block away from subway : 1 train at 23rd/7th ave. station Call us at 212-366-4133 for reservations. 


RESTIVO RISTORANTE brings authentic home cooked italian food, you're sure to find a dish that you'll love. We start with only the freshest ingredients to make delicious melodies of tastes and colors that are sure to delight the senses.

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