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Macondo

#1,633 of 11,291 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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11:00 am - 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: Dessert, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 3
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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
Nice dishes and good drink selection

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
Thomaslikestrips
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København, Staden Kobenhavn, Denmark
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English first
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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64 reviews 64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

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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København, Staden Kobenhavn, Denmark
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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New York City, New York
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39 reviews 39 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 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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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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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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Zurich, Switzerland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We wanted to got to "Katz" however found the waiting line outside too long to wait in the cold. Macondo was just up the street and packed with patrons. We took a change and got a table, great atmosphere, excellent food and drinks and the service very good and quick!

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Weehawken, New Jersey
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209 reviews 209 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I came here with a date for Sunday brunch and enjoyed it. The decor is easy on the eyes and the music playlist is awesome! The service was fast and friendly. I had the carne con yuca, which was basically skirt steak with fried egg and yuca fries. They also have an unlimited mimosa option as well for two hours... More 

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Acre, Israel
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Amazing food and drinks! Great for groups. LOUD!!! I felt myself shouting over to my buddies less than three feet away from me! The music is great - a Latina mix and it feels like you're in a club. So, anyone with a hangover from the night prior ... beware! They have unlimited Bellini's for brunch during an hour or... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The Red Sangría was delicious and great food for a great price. Good music good service I definitely recomend it!!

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Additional Information about Macondo

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

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?