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The Little Owl

The Little Owl Review

This tiny neighborhood joint, with seating for 28 people, is exceptionally eager to please—and attitude, along with the food, is a winning combination. The menu is congruently small, which actually makes it easier to decide what you want. And what you want are the pork-veal-beef-pecorino-cheese meatball "sliders" or miniburgers. The unusually juicy pork loin chop, served with Parmesan butter beans and wild dandelion greens, is gigantic, and hugely satisfying. Raspberry-filled beignets, served with a ramekin of warm Nutella, are otherworldly. It's quintessential West Village: quirky and wonderful. Fans of sitcom Friends might recognize the apartment building that houses the restaurant.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 90 Bedford St., at Grove St. West Village, New York, NY 10014-3764 | Map It
  • Phone: 212/741–4695
  • Website:
  • Subway: 1 to Christopher St./Sheridan Sq.; A, B, C, D, E, F, M to W. 4th St.
  • Location: West Village

    Restaurant Details

  • Reservations essential.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 02-25-2014

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