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Craving veal osso buco but can't find any Itaian restaurants with the dish listed on the menu...

hopegoode Mar 6, 2012 11:29 AM

I know about the restaurant named Osso Buco but have been discouraged from trying it. Have seen lamb osso buco recently listed but would prefer the veal. Can anybody help with some recs?

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    boccalupo RE: hopegoode Mar 6, 2012 12:11 PM

    Villa Mosconi has it. Solid (if pricey) old school Italian.

    Villa Mosconi
    69 MacDougal St, New York, NY 10012

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      City Kid RE: boccalupo Mar 7, 2012 07:01 AM

      With prices for regular entrees ranging from mid-teens to mid-20s I would not call Villa Mosconi "pricey." I agree, solid, old-school Italian. If you want to get ripped off, Da Silvano is a much better choice. As foodwhisperer observes, ossso bucco is usually a special.

      Da Silvano
      260 6th Ave, New York, NY 10014

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      foodwhisperer RE: hopegoode Mar 6, 2012 08:00 PM

      Many restaurants have Osso Bucco as a special and not on the regular menu. Too bad Joe's and also Ennio and Michael's closed, they both had excellent Osso Bucco on Sundays, and the Osso Bucco sauce was great over pasta. D'Andrea has a lamb shank on the regular menu that is very good. Da Silvano has Osso Bucco on the regular menu. Osso Bucco Restaurant upper east side and the one on University both have it on regular menu. Gigino has it as a special sometimes, Girasole has it sometimes too.

      Da Andrea
      35 W 13th St, New York, NY 10011

      151 E 82nd St, New York, NY 10028

      323 Greenwich Street, New York, NY 10013

      Osso Buco
      1662 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10128

      Osso Buco
      88 University Pl, New York, NY 10003

      1. prima RE: hopegoode Mar 7, 2012 07:13 AM

        Wed night special at Millesime http://www.menupages.com/restaurants/millesime/menu

        Sunday dinner at Supper: http://www.menupages.com/restaurants/supper/menu

        On the dinner menu at Casa Nonna: http://www.menupages.com/restaurants/casa-nonna/menu

        On the dinner menu at Gente: http://www.menupages.com/restaurants/gente/menu

        On the dinner menu at Sotto Cinque: http://www.menupages.com/restaurants/...

        Has anyone ordered Babbo's Deconstructed Osso Buco for 2 lately?

        I've found the "find-a -food" search feature on Menupages to be useful. Kathryn pointed this feature out to me when I was looking for blintzes south of 42nd St, and I've been using it ever since.

        110 Waverly Pl, New York, NY 10011

        156 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10009

        Sotto Cinque
        322 East 86th Street, New York, NY 10028

        153 E 45th St, New York, NY 10017

        92 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016

        Casa Nonna
        310 W 38th St, New York, NY 10018

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          save1 RE: hopegoode Mar 9, 2012 05:51 PM

          Becco has my Fav Osso Buco....

          355 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10010

          1. prima RE: hopegoode May 21, 2012 10:43 AM

            Did you end up trying any of the recs?

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              steakrules85 RE: hopegoode May 21, 2012 12:59 PM

              Piccolo Angolo.

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                LeahBaila RE: steakrules85 May 21, 2012 01:14 PM

                Second PA

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