Barbetta Restaurant, oldest New York Family-owned Restaurant

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321 West 46th Street
Theatre District
New York, NY 10036

Types: Eclectic, Italian, Brunch, Lunch
Phone: (212) 246-9171
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Celebrating its 100th Anniversary, Barbetta is the oldest restaurant in New York still owned by its founding family. Barbetta is also New York's oldest Italian restaurant and the oldest restaurant in the Theater District. This three-fold distinction has earned it landmark status by the Locali Storici d'Italia. In a glittering interior decorated with 18th century Italian antiques Barbetta serves the cuisine of Piemonte, Italy's northwesternmost region. In summer, its exuberantly verdant garden with century-old trees and scented with the blooms of wisteria, oleander, jasmine and gardenia make it a most sought-after site for al fresco dining.