An inviting, quaint Italian spot off Lenox Avenue, Babbalucci is the perfect destination for a sultry date night, or just for unwinding on your own. Soft music and gentle lighting create a cozy atmosphere you’ll want to sink into. The menu is a mix of traditional Italian classics and New York flavors. Unexpected options like the Honey Pie pizza (ricotta, jalapeños, prosciutto) and Thai pasta bring unique flavors that will have you re-imagining what you thought you wanted. Babbalucci is most appreciated by its community driven patrons, who know the value of a friendly bartender who remembers their names and their specials—ours is the Hibiscus gimlet, an artisanal mix of London gin and Hibiscus,.