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Txikito

240 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-6602 (Chelsea)
212-242-4730
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Ranked #3,475 of 11,630 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Tapas, Basque
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Chelsea
Cross street: Between 24th-25th Streets
Transit: C/E- 23rs St. F- 23rd St. N/R- 23rd St. 1- 23rd St.
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English first
Washington, DC
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92 reviews 92 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

I had read good things about Txikito, so checked it out while in NYC on business. Staff were very friendly, but the food, while tasty, did not stand out in any way. I had razor clams, which were minuscule, albondigas, not bad, which came with bread, a nice artichoke appetizer, and the croquettes. A glass of Tempranillo is always good... More

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CT
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50 reviews 50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Have visited twice. The first time before the Queen concert this past Summer.Hard to find delicious food near MSG so of course hit Trip Advisor and found this gem. When I first saw menu and saw kroketas I figured my kids would be fine with tons of those for dinner if nothing else appealed to them. Well we ate more... More

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mjm752
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The server gave us wonderful advice on what to sample. I thought the tongue was exceptional. Two others at the table really liked the tripe. For those who are not adventurous eaters, fear not, you will have wonderful food.

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Loved their sister restaurant in Brooklyn (La Vara), so tried this Manhattan site. Very pleasant downscale decor, not noisy. nice service. Small and medium-sized plates all with outstanding flavor. Limited liquor (gin, vodka, rum); great wines. $178 for 2 people with drinks and good tip.

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Seattle, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Pintxos, tapas, small plates....whatever you want to call it, it does not matter. This is a great restaurant. Firmly rooted in Basque style cooking this little gem transported me to San Sebastián. The croquetas were crisp and creamy, the chorizo, bold and authentic. I ate a lovely dish of calamari with crushed piñon and lemon.....miraculous! The crispy morcilla ( blood... More

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North Clarendon, Vermont
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82 reviews 82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Txikito was recommended to us by the owner of the excellent tapas restaurant Elephant in Kingston, NY. Wow, was she spot on! Everything we tried was super fresh and expertly prepared. Our server was very knowledgeable about the food and steered us toward some dishes we might not have otherwise tried. They had quite a few Basque classics, but the... More

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Jacksonville, Florida, Usa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Small bites of food is my favorite way of eating, so this place was perfect for me. It was obvious the chefs chose the freshest ingredients.

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Houston, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We were a table of 4 that ordered almost everything on the menu. All of the food was great, but the sangria, lamb, gnocchi and the chocolate flan were the table favorites. Great service and atmosphere. Loud, but you could hear your table with no problem. I would definitely return.

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coconut grove
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81 reviews 81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

This is more than the typical "tapas bar" this is fine cuisine, creative, delicious, fairly priced and beautiful.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We had a very good time at this restaurant. While the plates are small, and not cheap, the quality and originality of the dishes was quite good, and the presentation decent. Some dishes were clearly better than others, but the overall impression was quite pleasant. Service was fine.

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