Restaurant Spotlight: Trattoria Il Mulino
Restaurant Spotlight: Trattoria Il Mulino

The Trattoria Il Mulino has locations in Atlantic City, Orlando, Nashville, and now New York. The Trattoria Il Mulino on 36 E 20 Street in the Flatiron District in Manhattan and offers Italian dining based on the cuisine of the Abruzzo region of Italy. This region is noted for its uniqueness and popularity among international diners. The Trattoria Il Mulino serves their classic dishes in a modern and stylish setting. Here is a brief overview of the cuisine and amenities you’ll find at the Trattoria Il Mulino.  

The Menu

The Abruzzo region is a mountainous one and because of this it has retained its own unique culinary identity. Abruzzo cuisine is characterized by its variety of pasta dishes, salads, soups, meat dishes, and wines. The menu at the Trattoria Il Mulino reflects this with the following dishes.

  • Appetizers: include a wide selection of light seafood and vegetables.

  • Specials: Trattoria Il Mulino’s specials include Risotto Porcini, Riscotto Lobster, Lobster Marinara, Double Cut Veal, Rack of Lamb, Porcini Ravioli, and others.   

  • Pasta Dishes: cover a wide variety of classic pasta entrees such as capellini, ravioli, spaghetti, linguine, penne, fettuccine, gnocchi, and rigatoni

  • Salads: include seasonal vegetable, beet, Caesar, tomato, and arugula options.   

  • Soups: angel hair and cannellini bean soups are available. 

  • Pizzas: options cover all the popular choices such as sausage, meatballs, vegetables, basil, and other more specialized gourmet pizzas.

  • Meat Dishes: include a selection of pork (veal dishes and pork chops), steaks (NY strip, ribeye, and filet mignon), chicken (crosta, parmigiana, and scarpariello variations) and seafood (bass, halibut, salmon, swordfish, snapper, and shrimp).

  • Sides: include vegetable dishes such as broccoli rabe, sauteed spinach, truffle fries, grilled eggplant, grilled asparagus, and other options.

  • Wines: the wine menu includes many different types of Amaro. An herbal liqueur known for a bitter sweet flavor Amaro is commonly served after meals. Brands include Zucca, Gran Classico, Ramazzotti, Averna, and more.

  • Deserts: aside from food and drinks the Trattoria Il Mulino also has gelatos in various flavors (vanilla, dark chocolate, banana, and others) and various sweet and savory dessert choices including cakes, tarts, and yogurts.      


The Trattoria Il Mulino is open seven days a week during the following hours. Monday through Wednesday hours are 11:30 am to 11:00 pm. Thursday through Saturday hours are 11:30 am to 12:00 am. Sunday’s hours are 11:30 am to 11:00 pm.    

Private Dining

The Trattoria Il Mulino offers private dining for special events or gatherings. When renting the main dining room you can have a party of up to 130 guests. If you are looking for a more private dining experience a private room with seating for up to 45 guests is available. A specialized catering menu includes three meal options each representing a full multiple course meal.   

Trattoria Il Mulino

Trattoria Il Mulino offers a wide selection of fine Abruzzo style Italian dining in a modern and relaxing setting. The Trattoria Il Mulino offers a versatile menu and their long hours make them ideal for lunch, dinner, and late night dining if you are looking for Italian food. Located just a short walk from StuyTown, residents can call 212-777-8448 to make reservation or visit their website here to learn more.