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Uncle Nick's

747 9TH Ave, New York City, NY 10019-6617 (Manhattan)
(212) 245-7992
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Ranked #1,690 of 11,648 restaurants in New York City
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Price range: $30 - $40
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Greek
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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75% Recommend
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English first
Toronto, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

We came here after wandering around on 9th avenue looking for a place to eat. I love greek food so we thought let's give this restaurant a try. We ordered a large greek salad which was really good. We also had the 4 combo dip and the greek fries, these dishes were good. My sister ordered a vegetable spinach type... More

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Durham, New Hampshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Whenever we come into the City, Uncle Nicks is the place to go for casual Greek cuisine. Five Star food at reasonable prices. A must for visitors to the City.

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Cape Breton, NS
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We dropped in for a quick bite to Uncle Nicks...the food was wonderful, very fresh and tasty. The service was good also....if you are a greek food lover, then I would suggest you give them a try. The prices are reasonable and I think you will leave happy and full!

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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174 reviews 174 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Portions were incredible size-they might want to consider trimming them to reduce waste! Food was good and although my lamb started a little tough, it was actually very good once I got to the middle. My wife bit into a small piece of metal near the end of her meal. No damage-close call, and we simply showed it to the... More

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My extended family all met to enjoy dinner together and we did. I can't say the service was the best, but there were 10 of us, so we did add a bit to the confusion. Everyone enjoyed their food--many different choices. I'm not an aficionado of Greek food, but I was satisfied. My niece, who is a Greek food lover... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We went on a Sunday evening and had a wonderful time. We haven't been here for almost 5 years, but the food and service were better than ever. The RED SNAPPER WAS PERFECT. The PITA is the best we ever had. The Salads were authentic and delicious . The waitstaff was very friendly and helpfull. I hope to go more... More

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Wyncote, PA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Best Greek food since I visited Greece. The waiters were efficient without hurrying us and very accommodating. We had a 2 1/2 year old in our party of 4 and a high chair was provided. Moussaka was delicious and enough for two. Atmosphere was warm and very family oriented.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

Went to Uncle Nick's after the theatre. We arrived late at 11:30 and were asked to order quickly as the kitchen would be closing soon. After we had ordered, we did not feel rushed at all. We had a great meze, which the menu said served 2, but was enough for the four of us. Mains, including moussaka & steak... More

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Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

My husband and I were with a group tour of New York and we ate dinner here with the group. The food was outstanding, but the place is small and does not accommodate a large group well - more a couple or two couples place. The tzatziki sauce was the most flavorful I've ever had anywhere! I've never tasted anything... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I am Greek and grew up on Greek food as well as making it a point to eat Greek food wherever I travel and can say without hesitation that, despite Chicago's claims to great Greek food, for my money NY has the best Greek food outside of Greece. Nick's is up there among the best, especially for its price point,... More

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