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Zaitzeff

72 Nassau St, New York City, NY 10038-3702
212-571-7272
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Ranked #998 of 11,648 restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Delivery
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Dining options: Delivery
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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Went there for lunch and paid for a burger, diet coke and some fries USD 28. The food was excellent but it is just toooooo expensive and I am not sure whether their patties are worth USD 10 (when seeing the prices for the sandwiches).

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Sao Paulo, SP
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130 reviews 130 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The burgers were delicious, but the fries were very oily and the place is not good. So make sure you order at home or take away! Otherwise you gonna arrive home smelling oil!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Wonderful burgers, delicious and cooked to the point. You could taste the quality. Loved the fries as well, only thing that bothered me was the seating - I'd have preferred a real restaurant.

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New York City, New York
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60 reviews 60 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Meat: really really good. Cooked perfectly and very tasty. Toppings: average. Bread: I'm not a big fan of these Portuguese muffins, I'd rather stick for a classic brioche bun. Fries: generous portion but not great tasting, too greasy. Overall: a great burger, probably one of the best in the area, but overpriced. For two 1/4 Lb burgers with fries TO... More

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Went to this place hearing only good things, was affraid i would be dissapointed but i wasnt, Great food, cool staff. Will definantly come again!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Absolutely loved it here and even managed to go back again during our trip. The kobe beef burgers are really special. And served with toppings such as bacon cheese and jalapeños they are even better. If you like avocado you have to try it on the burgers. The regular Idaho fries are great but the sweet potato ones are incredible.... More

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This is a different class of burger. We just aren't conditioned to paying $20 for a takeout burger and fries so we generally treat it as a splurge. Both the Kobe and sirloin burgers are nearly perfect every time and the fries are usually top notch too. Side note, the breakfast sandwich they serve before 11am is amazing. Definitely check... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I was visiting NYC with my family in early august in 2013. All of us are vegetarians yet we still wanted to try the a new york burger. I had heard about this restaurant so we walked all the way from Battery Park till here. Let me say, it was worth it! The food was amazing and the burger was... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great spot serving up one of the best burgers the city has to offer. Go with the 1/4 pound kobe with cheddar and bacon. They take a temperature on the burger, I ordered medium rare and it was spot on. If you're going for lunch, try to get there before noon as the place is small and fills up pretty... More

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Oslo, Norway
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We arrived at the financial district a late afternoon, after traveling for 24 hours from Europe. We just wanted a quick and decent meal, before we went to bed. Their burgers are absolutely amazing! I'd rather go there to grab a quick bite, than to all those "chain" places.

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