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Macondo

#2,220 of 11,531 Restaurants in New York City
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157 E. Houston St, New York City, NY 10002 (Eldridge Street and Allen Street)
212-473-9900
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Brunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 22
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  • 29
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  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Selection

Friends and I ate here on Saturday night and enjoyed some tapas! Everything we ordered was amazing! The service was on point. The drinks were delicious. And, the price was great!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Tara R
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Savannah, Georgia
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Savannah, Georgia
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends and I ate here on Saturday night and enjoyed some tapas! Everything we ordered was amazing! The service was on point. The drinks were delicious. And, the price was great!

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Thank Tara R
New York City, New York
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A popular brunch spot. They have a great deal for bottomless mimosas and their food is great as well. I recommend the burger

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Thank Rebecca M
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Love this place. I go atleast twice a month. You will love everyrhing they have to offer there. Yummy Yummy Yummy

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Thank max o
Montreal, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I had the yuca fries and chicken and something else which I forget but it was all amazing. The plates are decent sized to share so 3 plates between 2 people are perfect for a meal. Their drink selection is great and the decor is nice. If I lived close I would be a regular!

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Thank pnkln26
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

After hitting Grit n Glory for ink we were in need of food and we happily came across Macondo. We are so happy we did. We have been looking for that elusive chill spot for great drinks and food since Boom closed a couple years back in Soho and we may have found it in the LES. Seated promptly and... More 

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Thank RISEABOVETRAVELER
København, Staden Kobenhavn, Denmark
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96 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We decided to have some dinner very spontanius after arriving late in NY. Even though the place was packed, we managed to get a table after a group left. The very helpful staff arranged everything. The atmosphere was buzzing. A good selection of dishes, sometimes in surprising combinations. Good value for money!

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Thank Thomaslikestrips
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

What a refreshing pace & friendly staff. We arrived during happy hour, and were seated immediately. Great happy hour specials! The guacamole was made fresh and I mean we ordered it & they made it. For tapas, the portions were just enough for 2. I definitely recommend reservations and dining early because you will not have a crowd and will... More 

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Thank Dreamgirl7312
New York City, New York
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39 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I have been to this place 2 times already and the one thing that least impresses me is the seating arrangements. You are penalized for 1. not having a reservation and 2. not having a big enough party to be seating in a normal area. We were 3 people and arrived around 1 pm for brunch. There were so many... More 

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Thank Mindy F
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Have only been here for brunch but enjoyed quite a few different dishes. The steak & eggs is delicious. The french toast is pretty big & ideal to share. But my favorite is their cuban sanwiches. It has just the right amount of pork, ham, cheese, garlic & pickle! We opted for the unlimited drinks & tried all of them.... More 

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Thank NewWaveTraveler
Nacka
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My friend, my 12-year old daughter and I was at Macondo tonight and we where blowned away by the astonish food and the pleasant servers. We shared six small sized dishes and that was more than enough food for three people's. The male server gave us good advices which food to choose and the service was so good! This is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 157 E. Houston St, New York City, NY 10002
    (Eldridge Street and Allen Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: 212-473-9900

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?