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Mumbles Restaurant

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Gramercy Park
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179 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2522 (17th Street)
+1 212-477-6066
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Description: Located just two blocks from Union Square, Mumbles is a contemporary bistro...
Located just two blocks from Union Square, Mumbles is a contemporary bistro that highlights everything we love about New York. An upbeat, affordable restaurant based on the way we like to eat today, our diverse menu is based on fresh ingredients and expert preparation. We are taking a modern approach to comfort food, with menu items ranging from BBQ Spare Rib Sliders and Truffled Mac & Cheese to Jamon Croquettes, Seafood Risotto and our famous Penne alla Vodka. In addition to tasty lunch and dinner options, we also have a full bar with a great selection of American Craft Beers.
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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The end of an era

My huge thanks to David and his family, as well as all the complete staff for all their excellent service throughout the years. With sadness we all see David and Mumbles go and a new ear to open, hopefully with the same great service. David, Mumbles and many of the staff have been part of our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
gompy_usa
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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119 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My huge thanks to David and his family, as well as all the complete staff for all their excellent service throughout the years. With sadness we all see David and Mumbles go and a new ear to open, hopefully with the same great service. David, Mumbles and many of the staff have been part of our extended family throughout the... More 

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Thank gompy_usa
Cape Breton Island, Canada
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not eat here but just stopped for drinks at the bar and it was a very nice experience. The bartender was funny and engaging in a courteous and professional, impeccable way and we truly enjoyed chatting with him. The place was not very full when we arrived but by the time we left, maybe an hour later, it... More 

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New York City, New York
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

I have been here many times. Truly a local hangout and family style restaurant with a steady crowd of neighborhood residents. Very friendly and the Gramercy neighborhood is historic, so a visit before or after works well.

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Thank Michael T
Indianapolis
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

We stopped in for a quick appetizer and drink over lunch. Strangely, we were the only patrons in the place save for one guy at the bar. The middle eastern mezze plate was very tasty and I appreciated that the pita bread was warm. The beer selection was nothing special. Our bartender was pleasant and attentive.

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Thank DrJ6
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015 via mobile

After a long hot day walking around the city we decided to to stay close by the hotel we were staying and we didn't regret it. The place looks cosy inside but the night was so pleasant, we opted to sit outside and enjoy the weather. We were greeted by a very friendly Philipino waiter, his service was very smooth... More 

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Thank Victor B
Detroit, Michigan
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355 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

I went here recently for bunch with a couple friends, and at first we were hesitant to sit down because the place was nearly deserted - not usually a good sign. However, we were pleasantly surprised by the food. The omelettes were tasty, as was the baby spinach and goat cheese brulee salad (I appreciated the addition of blueberries), but... More 

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Thank waverider681
Brentwood, Tennessee
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Food and service are always excellent! We visit this place more than once on each trip to NY. I really don't try too many other places because this one is so delicious.

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Thank Angela M
New York City, New York
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352 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Went here with friends for their Burger Tuesday special and was very pleased. The shrimp burger was excellent, with arugula and pickled onions rathe than the usual mayo based tartare sauce. Along with a draft for $18.00, it's a good deal for Manhattan.

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Thank Trotpeg
Shelton, Connecticut
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120 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Really nice exterior facade and tables set up under an awning. I sat inside at the bar and had gazpacho soup and a hard root beer. Service was friendly, prompt. Prices were fair and the place was clean. I will go back.

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Thank Michael S
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

After a long day of walking around town, we were tired and ready to just have a nice meal. We made reservations but were hours early. They had no problems making an exception to seat us right away. We sat outside during happy hour and it could not be more perfect. Watching the people walk by while enjoying the pizza... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 179 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2522
    (17th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Gramercy Park
  • Neighborhood: Gramercy Park
  • Phone Number: +1 212-477-6066

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: French, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

Located just two blocks from Union Square, Mumbles is a contemporary bistro that highlights everything we love about New York. An upbeat, affordable restaurant based on the way we like to eat today, our diverse menu is based on fresh ingredients and expert preparation. We are taking a modern approach to comfort food, with menu items ranging from BBQ Spare Rib Sliders and Truffled Mac & Cheese to Jamon Croquettes, Seafood Risotto and our famous Penne alla Vodka. In addition to tasty lunch and dinner options, we also have a full bar with a great selection of American Craft Beers.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:00 am

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