2022: Bronx Voted Antonio’s Trattoria Best Calamari!
2370 Belmont Ave
(718) 733-6630 – www.antoniostrattoria.com
Antonio’s Trattoria has Italian dishes cooked with love, all approved by Nonna. The fried calamari is a fan favorite, possibly the best you’ve ever had. The breading is high-quality and crispy, cooked golden-brown with the perfect amout of crunch. The squid is fresh and cooked expertly. It comes with marinara sauce bursting with flavor and lemon on the side. The restaurant also has fresh pastas, homemade deserts and other Italian comfort food. The atmostphere is warm and welcoming, with big wine racks and old photos on the walls related to Arthur Avenue, the Bronx and Italy. Families are welcome, service is fast and staff are attentive in this well-loved Italian restaurant.