A national holiday dedicated to pasta may truly be one of the most important days of the year. Who can’t relate to inhaling a giant plate of pasta and letting serving sizes go out the window? With all the different types of pasta and sauce combos across NYC, it's hard to pick just where to carbo-load. So we did the tasting for you. Here's a roundup of some great joints to celebrate the Italian delicacy this Tuesday. Let the pasta party commence!

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