About Us

A White Plains establishment for 25 years, Ernesto’s Ristorante provides its clientele with the best Italian cuisine Westchester County has to offer. Family owned and operated, Ernesto’s serves fresh delicious food in an elegant, yet relaxing setting. It’s proprietor, Ernesto Capalbo, has been in the restaurant business since his arrival to America in 1969. Inspired by the American dream and his own Italian culture, Ernesto always strives to bring his clientele a true experience of Italian hospitality. On many nights of the week, you are sure to see Ernesto graciously taking the time to speak with many new guests and regular patrons, whom over the years have become the closest of friends and part of la famiglia di Ernesto’s Ristorante. Indeed, there is a warmth and genuineness extended by the entire staff of Ernesto’s -- a rare find in most dining establishments.

Ernesto’s menu features a mixture of authentic old-world recipes and originally designed dishes. Every table is greeted with Ernesto’s signature service and weekly specials thoughtfully designed by Ernesto and our chef. Whether you are in the mood to feast on delectable pastas and savory meat and seafood entrees, or looking for a lighter fare in Cold and Hot Antipasti, soups, and salads, there is something for everyone! A carefully selected wine list will surely offer the perfect accompaniment for your meal. All this combined with Ernesto’s professional staff will provide the perfect setting for gatherings with friends, business associates, or family.

Ernesto’s specializes in catering the finest parties, on or off premises!

If you are looking for a quick bite, Ernesto’s also has a full pizzeria and take-out service directly next door with a separate street entrance. If you are looking to grab-and-go, Ernesto’s offers a full take-out menu.


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130 West Post Road, White Plains, New York 10606 P. 914.421.1414 F. 914.421.1440