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Flor De Mayo

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484 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, NY 10024
(212) 787-3388
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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We were a family of 3 going to this Chino Latino restaurant on Amsterdam avenue. The youngest ordered a Lo mein, the adults ordered Peruvian chicken with fried rice. The portions were huge - one plate could easily have fed 2-3 adults. The chicken was very moist, but lacked a bit of seasoning, the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 12, 2014
Catharina C
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Bergen, Norway
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New York City, New York
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108 reviews 108 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

When I first sat down and looked at the menu ... my expectations were set pretty low. There were over 100 options ranging from Chinese Kung Pao to Peruvian ceviche to a host of spanish dishes... Trying to do too much and clearly not excelling in all. I chose the shrimp ceviche ... And wish I hadn't. It was so... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We were a family of 3 going to this Chino Latino restaurant on Amsterdam avenue. The youngest ordered a Lo mein, the adults ordered Peruvian chicken with fried rice. The portions were huge - one plate could easily have fed 2-3 adults. The chicken was very moist, but lacked a bit of seasoning, the fried rice, however, was lovely. The... More 

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New York City, New York
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63 reviews 63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We visited these co-owned restaurants fairly often and have done so for 5-7 years. There are two on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and the one we strongly prefer is on Broadway between 100 & 101st Street. The other is on Amsterdam between 83-84th Streets. We just went back to the preferred one on Broadway and had an excellent... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

It may be a diamond in the rough, but the food is very good. I've been going to this restaurant for many many years. I visited NYC yesterday, and dropped by Flor de Mayo for dinner with relatives. Delicious! Generous portions and very tasty.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We been going to this restaurant for abut 20 years,and this time it was very dessapoited . They don't take reservations and on weekends you have to wait to get a table for so long that is not wort it. The manager was so rude to us knowing that we are old costumers,he favors young and pretty girls they did... More 

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We had a wonder time at this little restaurant. Every dish the four of us ordered was spiced and cooked to perfection. The servers were attentive to our every need. Moreover, they were smiling and jovial, making our visit a most pleasant experience.

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Dorado, null, United States
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I go to New york at least once a year and this is a must do for me while in the city. They have a signature drink called the nutcracker that is so good and strong that I could only have one. The staff at the restaurant are friendly and knowledgable of the menu. Everything on the menu is excellent!!!

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New York City, New York
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Phenomenal food quality across the board for fair price in NY city. Their wonton soup is off the hook with freshly made wontons. The Peruvian dishes (Ceviche, Tallarin (pasta) con Camrones (shrimp) & Lomo Saltado) are all excellent. At the top of my list for visitors to NY looking for excellent food at great prices.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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46 reviews 46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Went for the first time to this restaurant last Saturday (March 8) and even though it was packed they accommodate us in less than 40minutes. The food was AWESOME!!! Great shrimp ceviche, green rice, tasty fish and a Spectacular sangria. The menu is full of choices that you will be confuse to order or decide what to eat which is... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Go there and choose from the Peruvian section of the menu. You will not be disappointed! We went back twice!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 484 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, NY 10024
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighborhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: (212) 787-3388
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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