This restaurant's food has not only won many awards, it's garnered praise from savvy locals. The high-quality kitchen turns out traditional dishes and many daily specials. Regular menu items include pasta, veal, fresh market fish and pizza from a state-of-the-art gas oven. Diners will want to sit back and pay attention as skilled servers recite the nightly offerings, which can take a while. A fine selection of Old and New World wines is available. The restaurant is a short ride by taxi from LaGuardia Airport hotels, traffic permitting.