La Cantina Toscana is an authentic Tuscan restaurant located on 1st Avenue. The owners, who were born and raised in Florence, developed a passion for food and wine that is reflected in the wonderfully creative dishes that appear on the menu.
Some of the most important neighborhood notables dine at La Cantina Toscana, such as the Italian Ambassador to the UN and other well-known dignitaries. There is a Wild Game menu that is available here, which is a rare find at Italian restaurants in New York.
There are wild boar dishes prepared in ways found only in Tuscany. Pheasant and Partridge are available according to availability.
Pasta lovers will delight in the homemade selections, where the flour is imported directly from Italy – a unique characteristic of La Cantina Toscana. Of course, all the desserts are made on the premises as well.
There are usually 10-15 different special prepared nightly, and all are inspired by what is fresh at the market, as well as the Chef’s “mood” on that day. La Cantina Toscan are winners of the prestigious “Award of Excellence” from wine spectator for three years running.
This restaurant has a very different menu, separating it from the rest of the pack. If you dream of Tuscany, this is the place to dine.
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