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165 Madison Ave., New York City, NY 10016 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #4,734 of 11,857 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $31 - $50
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Transit: Subway 33 St. (6 train), 34 St. (R, V, F, D trains)
Description: Serge Restaurant is located in the shadow of the Empire State Building and brings you a warm touch of Gallic charm in a cosy and casual atmosphere. Original Artwork is displayed on the walls featuring upcoming artists. Enter the dining room and be transported to the country side featuring an authentic savoury and pleasing menu to delight your palate.
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Bowie, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

After making reservations elsewhere for 8:30pm Christmas Eve dinner, we showed up and were told that the kitchen was closed and we wouldn't be seated. So, despondent and facing the possibility of microwave frozen food for dinner, we started walking around to see if anything might be open. Fortunately, Serge's was. When we stopped to check out the menu, an... More 

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Martinsville, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

friendly......food was fine, nothing over the top, not sure I will go back.....nice sitting by the window.

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Calgary, Canada
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156 reviews 156 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012 via mobile

Cosy warm atmosphere with a varied French menu & good wine list. Excellent service. Casual attire accepted.

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Chicago, Illinois
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107 reviews 107 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I enjoyed my meal at this small French bistro. Felt perfectly comfortable eating there by myself. Each dish was well prepared and delicious. The wait staff was courteous and attentive. While the meal cost more than I would usually spend, I'm likely to return because the atmosphere, and quality of food and service were so good.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Based on some reviews, we had diner on saturday night at Serge. Maybe it was already late (9pm) or maybe we were not so lucky, but we had to wait for two very simple plates (cheeseburger and quiche) for more than 50 min...too much for hungry people...cheeseburger was ordinary and the quiche was too greasy and chewy. The service was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

We walked in at 8.15pm on a Saturday night and had plenty of table options. The service was pleasant. The food solid but not spectacular. My wife's foie GRAS and my Creme brûlée were both very good but the onion soup and coqau vin were both just good. Well priced and very affordable. In a city that has lots of... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

Always brought clients to lunch. This is the first time we went for dinner and we were not disappointed

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Boston, Massachusetts
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012 via mobile

This is the best place! My husband and I have eaten here several times. Great food and service. The people are very friendly and welcoming. Best atmosphere-feels like you're in Paris.

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Toronto, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

Serge is located on Madison Avenue between 32nd and 33rd. The food was absolutely fabulous. Amongst my friends and myself, we had an array of different food which we all tasted. They have great pricing especially their all in one which includes everything from appetizer through dessert for under $30! You can't go wrong here!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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324 reviews 324 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

We enjoyed a delicious dinner at Serge. There was a good selection of traditional French dishes including Frogs Legs for those who like to try something unusual. Apart from the great food, service and entertainment was provided by Serge himself.

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Additional Information about Serge

Address: 165 Madison Ave., New York City, NY 10016
Phone Number: 212-679-8077
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: French

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