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Aquagrill

210 Spring Street, New York City, NY 10012 (Manhattan)
212-274-0505
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Ranked #49 of 11,648 restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Contemporary, Oyster Bar
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Atlanta, Georgia
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165 reviews 165 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Very attentive service, quick seating, and while expensive, worth the price. I had the grouper, and it was the best grouper I've ever had. Fantastic taste, prepared to perfection, super fresh. My wife had a crab salad, with lumps of crab - very, very nice.

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Carteret, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The seafood here is amazing. I had the crab cake sandwich, the best I ever had. The bread they serve is made fresh and one of the best I have had. Avoid if you are vegetarian no options at all.

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Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States
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87 reviews 87 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner here our last night in NYC. I will say the service was excellent. The oyster selection is incredible and delicious. We ordered the seafood plateau for two. I thought the shrimp were overcooked and do not like my shrimp served hot. The desert menu is to die for. My wife had a chocolate encrusted walnut tart that she... More

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Fresh and Perfect like what you see in a magazine. Briny and the whole nine yards. Forget those other places, go here

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Based upon the quality of the fresh fish and waiter knowledge of the produce and cooking options, this is a good place to eat and enjoy seafood. The service was also excellent as was the wine list, all reasonably priced. Regrettably we would never eat here again, as in our opinion the customer rest rooms and adjoining BOH area were... More

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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96 reviews 96 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Had a fantastic business dinner last night with colleagues. Fantastic fresh oysters and expertly prepared fish. Everyone loved the meal. Very good wine list with some very well priced bottles that won't break your bank. Service was perfect. It's not Le Bernadin but then again it doesn't pretend or try to be. Will absolutely go back again. Really great.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I LOVE THIS PLACE! I don't know where they get these giant yet deliciously scrumptious and juicy giant clams but they are shockingly consistent, and fortunately don't have a viagra effect the Chinese know about who have extinctified all of the giant clams in the Coral Sea because of their supposed erectile qualities. 24 Different kinds of Oysters pretty much... More

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Montville, New Jersey
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203 reviews 203 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Parking is tough in the area, but you can park on the street for free, after 6 pm. Worth it! Great appetizers were mussel soup (had never tried this - GREAT). Warm octopus salad was very tender & tasty. Would order either one again. Halibut, Bronzino and scallops were all first class - superbly cooked & seasoned. Dessert were OK... More

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Monroe, CT
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I am always worried in places like Soho that I will get suckered into a tourist trap restaurant - all name and disappointing substance. But Aquagrill was the real deal. The décor is dated, and kitschy, including an overabundance of seashells on artwork, overhead lamps, etc. But the service and food was outstanding. It is a bustling place on a... More

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Columbus, New Jersey
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Met husband in NYC for dinner as we do at least once a month. He wanted to try this place for a long time. Service was great by Colby. Avocado and lobster appetizer was just OK felt lobster overcooked. On the other hand Cod Cakes were terrific. I had the Wild King Salmon and it was very good but sauce... More

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