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Linguini/clam sauce

efdee Jan 20, 2007 02:31 PM

Craving linguini with clam sauce but since I haven't had it for years, don't know where to get a delicious bowlful. Manhattan and Brooklyn suggestions please. TIA

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  1. jenniebnyc RE: efdee Jan 22, 2007 03:22 AM

    In Queens Don Peppe

    In Manhattan Babbo .........and at the other end of the spectrum I like Carmines clam sauce. Carmines is made with TONS of garlic, chopped clams and tends to be oily (but to me in a good way).

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      selizara RE: efdee Feb 13, 2007 06:48 AM

      I have actually had excellent linguini with white clam sauce at the Queen in Brooklyn. Very old school.

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        FAL RE: efdee Feb 18, 2007 03:57 AM

        Tomasso on 86 st .

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          Vint1955 RE: efdee Mar 9, 2007 02:24 PM

          Umberto's on Mulberry St in Little Italy makes outrageous clam sauce, it's the house speciality and it's open until 4am in case you have late night cravings

          1. bex RE: efdee Mar 22, 2007 01:17 PM

            I enjoyed the white clam sauce at La Villa on 5th Ave in Park Slope

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              sfrierson RE: efdee Mar 30, 2007 06:18 PM

              San Luigi on the Upper West Side (of all places!) - 75th and Amsterdam....whole plump clams, olive oil...garlic garlic garlic.......

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