At Lex Restaurant you will see that our tables are set with fine china, white tablecloths and a red rose centerpiece. Our staff is experienced and will make you feel like you are at a home away from home. Our Chef will accommodate your wishes and will deliver to your table or home an outstanding array of beautiful fresh food. Lex Restaurant is Children friendly. Bring the little ones because they love our penne ala vodka or chicken fingers and our freshly whipped mashed potatoes. Lex Restaurant will make your mouth water with dishes such as Homemade Pappardelle (slowly cooked ragout of veal flavored with sage) or beautifully grilled shrimp salad over spinach with mandarin oranges, walnuts, and goat cheese for a lighter fare. If neither of these seem to suite you them maybe fresh fried calamari, steamed mussels or a wonderful Chicken Caesar Salad will tickle your palate. We also serve fresh fish like classic herb encrusted and grilled fish such as Branzino, or Salmon with Dijon. Nevertheless, we have an array of fresh pasta to choose from with an authentic Bolognaise. If you are sightseeing, taking in a play or class, or attending one of the fabulous shows at the 92nd Street Y, you will enjoy the wonderful relaxing experience of our food in a timely manor that will get you out on time and on your way without feeling rushed.
New York City has one of the highest populations of Italian-Americans. Hence, it comes as no surprise that you can get the best Italian food in the city. Food and wine are key elements of Italian culture. It is also the most important part of an Italian restaurant along with great service and a clean and elegant décor. Italian cuisine is noted for its regional diversity and great variety. The foods of Italy share a few common features which make them so famous and appreciated all around the globe.
Lex Restaurant is located in the heart of the Upper East Side. Come on inside to experience the warm, elegant ambiance of the dining room. With a home away from home feel, shades of red, and touch of white elegance, this traditional Italian restaurant encompasses an inviting and intimate atmosphere. Having provided this exquisite fine-dining experience for over 14 years, Lex restaurant continues to be one of New York’s finest Italian Restaurants.
From the Kitchen After countless hours in the kitchen perfecting every individual dish, our chefs have created a truly authentic Italian, fine-dining experience. Each dish from our selection of antipasti, hand-made pasta, risottos, gourmet seafoods, and premium quality meats is freshly and individually prepared to bring you a true Italian dining.
Hosting a party in a restaurant is a great way to share good food, drinks, and conversations with friends, family or co-workers. It is less complicated and less stressful than hosting a big event at home. However, proper preparation is essential in order to make the event a success. You need to pick the right restaurant, keeping in mind the number of guests, the desired type of food, as well as the event you plan to celebrate.