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Jun 2, 2004 07:58 PM

Posto? Porto? 17th & 2nd

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


    1. 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. 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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        1. re: NAtiveNewYorker

          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.

          1. re: Scott V

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

            1. re: Scott V

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