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Flor De Mayo

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Upper West Side
Peruvian
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484 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, NY 10024
(212) 787-3388
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 11
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  • 4
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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
Have Always Loved this Place!

We have been going to Flor for years back to the days when it was cuban/Chinese food. It is now Peruvian/Chinese with some of the Cuban old favorites. We went here looking for some interesting Peruvian food but other than ceviche, there was not much resembling the delicious vegetarian food we had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
BrooklynBound2014
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Princeton, New Jersey
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Princeton, New Jersey
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We have been going to Flor for years back to the days when it was cuban/Chinese food. It is now Peruvian/Chinese with some of the Cuban old favorites. We went here looking for some interesting Peruvian food but other than ceviche, there was not much resembling the delicious vegetarian food we had in Peru. However, their cuban food: ropa vieja,... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Recently had dinner at Flor De Mayo (the Amsterdam location) with my husband and his parents and the food was amazing!! My husband and I have been here before with my good friend and her boyfriend and we enjoyed it so much we decided to bring my in-laws for dinner. We went on a Friday night and arrived there at... More 

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New York
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185 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I love this place. I have been coming here for 20 years now and the food is always great. One thing that I do notice on the reviews is that the Chinese portion of the menu gets mixed reviews while if you order off the Peruvian side of the menu the food is fantastic! My personal favorites. 1) Lomo Saltado.... More 

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New York City, New York
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 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
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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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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Guatemala city
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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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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 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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Additional Information about Flor De Mayo

Address: 484 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, NY 10024
Phone Number: (212) 787-3388
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
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
Cuisine: Peruvian

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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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Peruvian
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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