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Posto? Porto? 17th & 2nd

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gramercygirl Jun 2, 2004 07:58 PM

I noticed a new place on the NE corner of 17th & 2nd. The name's Posto, Porto, or something like that. Anyone have any info?

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    mike d RE: gramercygirl Jun 2, 2004 09:10 PM

    Posto - New thin crust pizza place. Menupages link below...

    Link: http://www.menupages.com/restaurantde...

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      MAH RE: gramercygirl Jun 7, 2004 11:49 AM

      18th & 2nd. I tried it last night for the first time. It's actually terrific. Very good, crispy thin crust and an enormous array of toppings....including yummy things like merguez and chicken-jalapeno sausage. they also have homemade ravioli specials which i didn't try (yesterday there were 3, lobster, porcini or broccoli rabe); cute space, a nice addition to the neighborhood.

      1. NAtiveNewYorker RE: gramercygirl Apr 13, 2007 08:30 AM

        The base pizza, before toppings, is not that tasty. Flavorless crust and mild sauce. The place is nice inside, but it's not worth a special trip.

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          Scott V RE: NAtiveNewYorker Apr 13, 2007 12:07 PM

          I disagree. I think the pizza is quite tasty. The crust doesn't have much flavor, but it's super thin and has a nice crunch to it. I think the cheese and sauce taste great.

          I go regularly and get a plain cheese pizza every time.

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            Mickey Blue RE: Scott V Apr 13, 2007 12:20 PM

            I hate to admit it, but I have to agree with NativeNewYorker on this one. The crust has a wonderful "crunch", but thats about it.....at least for me anyway.

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              jsmitty RE: Scott V Apr 13, 2007 01:02 PM

              2nd. o e of my favorites in all of nyc.. including all of the obvious "listmakers"

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