Fiat Cafe

4.5
186 reviews
$30 and under
Italian

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Casual
Fiat cafe is not only a roomy cafe in the heart of Nolita but a symbolical warm and welcoming place to grab a bite. The inside contains a colorful surrounding as fiat 500 cars of variant types are fixed on the wall emphasizing its simple but original theme. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. We have Indoor and Outdoor seating available.
What 186 People Are Saying
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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall1food3service1ambience3

Made a reservation but couldn’t get seated.

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Barb
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 15 December 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

They made outside dining at 40 degrees a pleasure.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on 12 December 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great brunch spot. Lots of tasty choices. Great attention from the staff. Will come back soon.

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vipShannaE
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 22 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great portion sizes, our server was super friendly, outdoor seating had heat lamps, $ value for food is very reasonable. Cash only.

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vipfunfoodie
New York Area
37 reviews
Dined on 17 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love this place, my favorite! Food is great, prices are right and service is super friendly and good.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 1 November 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience5

Comida deliciosa pero por covid muy incomoda la mesa

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 28 October 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience3

Awesome food, hole in the wall atmosphere. Great value.

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vipJohnB
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on 25 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fiat is a neighborhood gem. Great food and great service, and a very relaxed vibe.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 24 October 2020
Overall1food3service1ambience1

I don’t think I’ve ever had such bad service here or anywhere else that I’ve dined at. When we were seated, a group of 4 people showed up a few minutes later, waitress brought them out water first and tended to them nicely. But when it came to me, she wouldn’t check up on us to ask if we wanted or needed anything else. Meanwhile you hear here chatting it up with the guests that arrived after us, which are sitting right behind us. She even gave them something on the house (didn’t catch the name of the item). I don’t think I’ve ever felt discriminated against because of my race until that night. Perhaps I wasn’t treated the same way because I’m not white. Don’t think I’ll ever be going back. Food was okay and worth the price.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
1 review
Dined on 8 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Actually a family get together. Our server was outstanding! She made it such a great experience. The food was really good and we weren’t too crowded in with other diners either.

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vipIZ817
New York Area
145 reviews
Dined on 20 August 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great neighborhood place. Good food and great staff. Note it’s cash only.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 23 February 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience4

A Small, cute restaurant with manhattan prices from 10 years ago. Very casual but service was beyond lovely and nice. Just real, good hearted people working there.

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BrookeP
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall4food5service3ambience5

Very tasty food. Cute tiny atmosphere. Tight even for New York standards. The food is priced fairly and is so so good!

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vipFinolaK
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 28 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Lovely service. Will happily return just for the spaghetti carbonara. BLT panini was also delicious

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CarmenR
1 review
Dined on 27 December 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Good food and service, only issue is that the place is tiny and tables are very close to each other, overall very good value for money

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 17 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

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AlanH
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 2 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fiat Cafe is simply one of my favorite places to eat, period, and has been since I first discovered it 8-10years back. The food is outstanding, like a real-deal Italian neighborhood restaurant in Italy, and it never fails to please!

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vipLocal
New York Area
62 reviews
Dined on 8 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We went for an early dinner so it wasn’t crowded. Everything was good. From service to food. We ordered mussels, linguini & whit clams, pesto, chicken taglieritti

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 6 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Twice in a row.. best pasta dishes down in NOLITA

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vipRomainG
New York Area
20 reviews
Dined on 2 November 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Best carbonara in the city! They never disappoint!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 6 September 2019
Overall2food1service3ambience2

Horrible Italian to be brutally honest.

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Brendan
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined on 1 September 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful little Italian cafe. Highly recommended!

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Dannie
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 31 July 2019
Overall1food2service1ambience1

Dirty dishes, not a nice place, don't understand the good ratings at all

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vipbheights
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on 23 July 2019
Overall2food2service3ambience3

Blech food. Too many good food options to waste your time here.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 4 July 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience4

We arrived very early, way before our reservation time. We were tired and hot from walking around in the city. The restaurant was quite small, but the food was delicious and the service very good and friendly. Make sure you have cash because no card accepted.

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vipEJS0427
Chicago
13 reviews
Dined on 9 June 2019
Overall2food2service2ambience2

Poor service, poor atmosphere, poor food. Will not be back.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
3 reviews
Dined on 9 June 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great spot for breakfast, casual and friendly

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vipKatarinaM
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 2 June 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience2

A little crowded, and cash only which I didn’t know until I asked for the check. Gave a lot of food though, and was good for brunch

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OpenTable Diner
Munich
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nice location, great food and very friendly service

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TommyO
1 review
Dined on 25 May 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always amazing when we come here. Made reservation just in case but didn’t need it. Delicious food and friendly staff as usual.

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SimonK
1 review
Dined on 18 March 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Nice little spot for breakfast. Helpful staff and a nice feel to the place.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I had the most amazing waitress, Bea, I think her name was, she was spectacular! She made my night so calm and relaxing which is what I needed. I wish all of my dates with myself went this well. The food was amazing and the flavors were explosive. I will definitely be back!

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vipElizabeth
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience5

A small and intimate cafe in noho with affordable dishes to top it off. The only downside is the wine selection but overall a great choice for some quality Italian food that wont break the bank.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on 4 March 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best Italian food! Very well served for a fair price. Delicious food and great service from the owners . Our second time there and would come back for more !!!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome. And the service from Bayata was as good as the food.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 31 December 2018
Overall4food4service5ambience3

The BLT was amazing! The service was excellent! The only downside was you needed cash to pay. I will return for dinner, the menu looked delicious.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 28 December 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great dinner out.

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vipSaraD
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on 22 December 2018
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Sweet little neighborhood place.!
Love it for breakfast and dinner!

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vipLocal
New York Area
62 reviews
Dined on 8 December 2018
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Food is always good. Extremely crowd tonight. It was way too noisy. Could not carry a conversation.

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CentretownBuff
London
3 reviews
Dined on 2 December 2018
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Lovely morning brunch. Delicious cuppacinos.

FAQs

Fiat Cafe does offer delivery in partnership with Caviar and Postmates. Fiat Cafe also offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (212) 969-1809.

Fiat Cafe is rated 4.5 stars by 186 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.