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Mimi's Restaurant

984 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-6340
212-688-4692
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Ranked #2,131 of 11,610 restaurants in New York City
Price range: $9 - $14
Cuisines: Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

I went there with my family [5].When we arrived we got greeted and set to a table . I ordered meatballs . They were lovely . For my dessert cannolis . The bill came it was very inexpensive. There was a piano player playing amazing atmosphere would go again.

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Western NY
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87 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Two of us looking for lunch during the USA-Germany World Cup game. Crazy crowded everywhere including Mimi's but we were able to grab a table for 2 overlooking the street. Great seat. Excellent food and so inexpensive for Midtown Manhattan. Will return. Great service too.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Got there for late lunch. Was nobody there beside us, for sure didn't tasted like somebody secret family recipes. Eat better Italian lasagna in other places. Waiter was to busy talking in his cellphone.The food that wee bought in the street vans were much better

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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9 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This restaurant and piano bar was so charming. Very good food and staff to boot. Definitely a recommendation

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Pascoag, Rhode Island
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6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Food was great, and personalities were, too. Felt welcomed. Pasta dishes great, chicken Marsala great, too. Host even picked up on the fact that it was my daughter's birthday. Not only was she treated to cheesecake, but she was serenaded by the house pianist - a friendly (if slightly eccentric) fellow who came and chatted with us, making my kids... More

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Southampton, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

You know your in NYC when you dine at Mimi's. The view of very active Beekman Hill with the sounds of the piano and tastes of great food. This all comes together because of friendly professional staff. This place is fun too.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We scored a table in the window so we could people watch and we were next to the piano where a guy was happily playing away to his friends more than the restaurant - but it was entertaining. Service was a little slow initially but picked up when we ordered our food. The portions were big, there was no way... More

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New York City, New York, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Been going here for over 15 year. A family Italian restaurant in midtown Huge servings. Great bread. Piano bar. Over order on the wine and enjoy. We do ...

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Vestal, New York
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

A bartender at our hotel suggested we visit Mimi's to experience "Chicken Delicious". We didn't eat dinner there, but spent about 4 hours being entertained by everyone in the bar. Such a warm and friendly crowd, our bartender, Laurie was such a sweetheart. Definitely worth checking this place out!

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Prescott, Arizona
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014 via mobile

Didn't eat here but was recommended for an entertaining time. It didn't disappoint. I'm guessing family owned, and they make you feel at home immediately. We were there for 2 different piano players, one was more traditional and the other very eccentric.... And fun! They get the guests involved and singing. Small but worth it.

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