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Jungsik

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2 Harrison St, New York City, NY 10013 (Hudson)
Subway JUNGSIK is located on the corner of Hudson and Harrison From the local 1 train it is the Franklin Street Station. Walk one block west on Franklin street to Hudson street, and head south till you see Harrison st. The Chambers Street Station (1,2,3 or A, C trains) is a short four block walk away. (just head north on Hudson)
+1 212-219-0900
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Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: JUNGSIK offers a modern and unique Korean cuisine by innovative Chef Yim...
JUNGSIK offers a modern and unique Korean cuisine by innovative Chef Yim whom the New York Times has christened "The Pioneer of Modern Korean." This landmark Seoul experience is now offered at his TriBeCa flagship (former Chanterelle space), where bold flavors and playful culinary offerings abound. Jungsik brings the innovations of French cuisine and new Spanish movements into the Korean realm while staying true to big and bold familiar flavors of Korea.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing Contemporary Korean Tasting Menu worth the price..

I visited Jungsik with my son to celebrate his birthday and it was the right choice. We had an amazing dinner that we will remember for a long time worthy to be celected for an important event. We went with the tasting menu. I have to mention that the menu is quite rich and many dishes so go... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I visited Jungsik with my son to celebrate his birthday and it was the right choice. We had an amazing dinner that we will remember for a long time worthy to be celected for an important event. We went with the tasting menu. I have to mention that the menu is quite rich and many dishes so go hungary since... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I have eaten at most of the big name NYC restaurants and Jungsik ranks as one of the very best. We had a variety of items off their menu but particularly noteworthy was the fried oyster in squid ink, the octopus, the bossam and the crispy red snapper. The royal bibimbap with truffle was the least impactful (other than on... More 

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Irvine, California, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The food was very good and extremely creative. This was our second visit and enjoyed it as well as our first visit. The service was excellent and the sommelier was ver helpful.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Intimate dining. Every you expect from this type of restaurant. Food is good not outstanding. Atmosphere lacks soul and warmth. Food is good again not out of the ordinary. For the price there must be others that is better. It is good but not worth the price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We were excited to visit this nouveau, contemporary Korean restaurant in a neighbourhood townhouse. Jungsik, apparently is a play on words, as it means "formal dinner" in Korean and also is the name of the chef. Pretty cool. We were suffering from colds as we were seated for dinner. If we were not so excited with this booking, we would... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Jungsik is an unusual restaurant in that it's haute cuisine with Korean flavor influences. Absolutely delicious food, with creative and stunning presentation. The wait staff is very friendly, and the sommelier does an excellent job pairing wine and sake with the various courses (not easy given the unusual flavors). Some of our favorite courses were the opening snacks (especially the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were looking for a Korean dinner and ended up here. Make no mistake, this is no Korean BBQ with beer but a real posh fine dining restaurant. You will use at least 100USD per person if eating here but then again, it is very classy. Service was good and dishes were very inventive.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Jungsik doesn't live up to expectations for a 2star restaurant. Having visited a number of different 1 & 2 star restaurants, Jungsik lacks creativity and uniqueness. We visited last Thursday (30 April 2015) and had the tasting menu. The food is definitely of a high standard and very tasty. However, none of the dishes -except for the oyster one -... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We enjoyed our meal at Jungsik. It was all a very good standard and the ambience very good. Just one pointer when they ask you at the beginning of the meal if you would like a glass of champagne - check the price. I didn't and it was $25 and so felt a bit annoyed with myself as normally I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Ever since I visited Jungsik in January last year, I have been longing back. Although I do not have the pronunciation right, the excellent experience from last year turns up in my head regularly. The amount of flavours put into one meal, are amazing. This Korean French fusion concept works. I had the tasting menu also this time, but got... More 

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Additional Information about Jungsik

Address: 2 Harrison St, New York City, NY 10013
Phone Number: +1 212-219-0900
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
Open Hours:
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 50 - 160
Cuisine: Korean

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Harrison St, New York City, NY 10013
    (Hudson)
  • Public Transportation: Subway JUNGSIK is located on the corner of Hudson and Harrison From the local 1 train it is the Franklin Street Station. Walk one block west on Franklin street to Hudson street, and head south till you see Harrison st. The Chambers Street Station (1,2,3 or A, C trains) is a short four block walk away. (just head north on Hudson)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighborhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-219-0900

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 50 - 160
  • Cuisine: Korean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining

Description

JUNGSIK offers a modern and unique Korean cuisine by innovative Chef Yim whom the New York Times has christened "The Pioneer of Modern Korean." This landmark Seoul experience is now offered at his TriBeCa flagship (former Chanterelle space), where bold flavors and playful culinary offerings abound. Jungsik brings the innovations of French cuisine and new Spanish movements into the Korean realm while staying true to big and bold familiar flavors of Korea.
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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