HOME > Chowhound > General Tristate Archive >

What do people think of La Lanterna?

m
mary30 Feb 21, 2009 08:33 AM

I went there once, about 10 years ago, and thought it was nothing special. Has anyone tried it more recently?

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. b
    billmayo RE: mary30 Feb 22, 2009 09:45 AM

    This is the whole tri-state...do you mean the one in Ridgewood NJ??

    If you do...my best friends love the place and go there a lot. I have been there a couple of times. I've liked it but I agree with you nothing special. Never had a bad meal, but nothing that made me say "wow". It is small, friendly and comfortable...so that goes a long way as well. and can't beat the BYOB or in this case BYOW!!!

    4 Replies
    1. re: billmayo
      m
      mary30 RE: billmayo Feb 23, 2009 07:16 AM

      That one sounds nice. I was actually wondering about the one in Yonkers?

      1. re: mary30
        Marge RE: mary30 Feb 23, 2009 11:09 AM

        We tried it last summer--it's still nothing special. The patio is very nice though, and it was pleasant dining out there--restaurant.com has $25 off coupons for what it's worth.

        1. re: Marge
          m
          mary30 RE: Marge Feb 23, 2009 12:05 PM

          Funny: That's the reason I was considering going.

        2. re: mary30
          f
          frequentdiner RE: mary30 Feb 24, 2009 04:52 AM

          How many La Lanterna's are there? I know the one in Nyack. Are they all owned by the same guy??

      Show Hidden Posts