Rock Center Cafe is located in one of the most memorable landmark locations in New York City. We serve seasonally-updated, chef-driven cuisine at breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch, along with house-crafted cocktails and New York’s top brews in a classic Midtown lounge atmosphere. Rock Center Cafe offers exceptional dining ambience, featuring a series of original prints by the great American artist Andy Warhol, and stunning views of The Rink at Rockefeller Center in the winter months and Summer Garden & Bar in the summer months. A quick walk from Times Square, Rock Center Cafe is the ideal choice for breakfast, lunch or dinner in Midtown. We are open 365 days a year.
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Executive Chef - Rock Center Café
Born in the Bronx to Italian immigrants from Tuscany, Antonio Prontelli has always been passionate for all things culinary. Prontelli, received his degree from The Culinary Institute of America in 1992, and began his career at Restaurant Associates' Mama Leone's, where he created their signature pasta dishes. He then took a position at the American Festival Café, now the Rock Center Café, and quickly rose to Executive Chef. Keeping his eyes focused on what is most important; simplicity, fresh ingredients and constant improvement, Prontelli has been the backbone of Rock Center Café since the very beginning.
Apple Cider-Glazed Pork Belly with Green Papaya Slaw
2011 House Beautiful Chef Demos at Rockefeller Center
ROCK CENTER CAFÉ | Red7 Media
Meat & Gin by Executive Chef Antonio Prontelli