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Alta

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Greenwich Village
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64W 10th St, New York City, NY 10011
(212) 505-7777
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Today
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Bar scene
Doing business
Special occasions

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  • 134
    Excellent
  • 78
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great tapas and wine list!

Hole in the wall place with great food. Nice place to come with friends or colleagues. Only AMEX or cash accepted.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
Zainab B
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New York City, New York
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Hole in the wall place with great food. Nice place to come with friends or colleagues. Only AMEX or cash accepted.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I adore this place ! Eat like you live there. Brussels sprouts are fab, the short rib like no other !!!

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Ocean, NJ
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

My wife and I visited this restaurant for the first time after attending a Broadway play. We are so glad we made the trek to Alta, set in the middle of a neighborhood. We enjoy eating Tapas and this was tapas at its best. The choices are varied. All the dishes we had were delicious. Our server was very helpful... More 

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Pennington, NJ
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141 reviews 141 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We visited here last year and then again recently. Alta is a small plates/tapas restaurant with varied and interesting choices, including lots for the gluten free diner and the vegetarian. You almost cannot go wrong. On both visits, the wait staff was excellent. Both times we let the kitchen choose the order of the plates and were not disappointed either... More 

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Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Very delicious tapas. The dishes were all very flavorful and beautifully presented. Good menu variety. My favorite dishes were the fried goat cheese and squid ink paella. The only dish i was disappointed with was the seafood stew because the shrimp was overcooked and broth was thin. Be prepared to order at least 4 dishes per person to be satiated.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I have dined at Alta many times both at a table and sitting at the bar. I have never been disappointed in the food, service, bar staff and front of house staff.

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West Orange, New Jersey
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Enjoyed a superb evening here with friends on Tuesday. The staff was warm and attentive (starting with Jose the bartender) and made us forget the snowstorm outside. The ambience is rustic and charming and makes you feel as though you're visiting with old friends. But of course, the food is the thing, and it did not disappoint! We shared several... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is one of my favorite spots in the city. It just ends up being the perfect spot for a family dinner or date night or big birthday party. The drinks are fantastic and the food is always spot on.

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Moorestown, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We were a family of four who arrived just as the restaurant was opening at 5:30 on a snowy Saturday night. We were dressed more like skiers than the nicer attire so perhaps we were viewed as inexperienced diners. This placed was recommended by one of my wife's patients who is very in tune with what we like. For this... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This place is apparently a restaurant- turn up for our reservation and have to wait 30 min before a table is free only to be seating in a crowded corner with people standing all around the table and the only reassurance from our waiter 'Joe'- it's a busy restaurant, you will get used to it. The wait staff and manager... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 64W 10th St, New York City, NY 10011
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 505-7777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 1:00 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?

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