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Perilla

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West Village
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9 Jones St, New York City, NY 10014 (Between West 4th Street and Bleecker)
A, B, C, D, E, F and V trains to West 4th Street and the 1 train to Christopher Street.
(212) 929-6868
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11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Special occasions
Breakfast/Brunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 104
    Excellent
  • 55
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Welcoming Refuge with Excellent Food

Nasty snowy evening. Places either crowded or empty. And then a little beacon on Jones Street for a weary traveler. Perilla proved to be the perfect spot after a long day on a crummy night. I was able to join several other folks at the bar (manned by the expert Caden who makes a mean Old... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
187 reviews 187 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

Nasty snowy evening. Places either crowded or empty. And then a little beacon on Jones Street for a weary traveler. Perilla proved to be the perfect spot after a long day on a crummy night. I was able to join several other folks at the bar (manned by the expert Caden who makes a mean Old Fashioned) and enjoyed a... More 

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New York City, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Perilla is a hidden treasure in the West Village. The service is excellent and the food always extraordinary! Presentation lovely/choices are well rounded. Ambiance cozy and well done... good acoustics! FABULOUS RESTAURANT!!!!!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We first visited in 2007, based on watching Top Chef. We come back for the fabulous food and service. This time we were celebrating my hubs 40th. The staff read my note on the Opentable reservation and made the night memorable w icecream and a candle!! Hubs was surprised. We had the spicy duck meatballs for an appy. Not overly... More 

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Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, United States
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89 reviews 89 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Top Chef's inaugural winner, Harold Dieterle, opened this restaurant a few years ago, focusing on American Nouveau -- is Perilla, which is the formal name for the tangy, mint-related herb the Japanese call shiso. All of the dishes are very complex, and the menu changes from time to time -- most of the flavors tend to reflect strong Asian tendencies.... More 

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New York City, New York
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

One of the best restaurants with fine food exquisitely prepared. Always a course or two that is not seen at other places. Service excelelnt. Have been here many times. Never disappointed!

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A small Greenwich Village neighborhood restaurant opened by Top Chef season one winner, Harold Dieterle in 2007. The food plays off Asian flavors and is exquisitely prepared. It has an excellent wine list and has a tasteful decor. I've eaten there twice and was never disappointed. I look forward to dining at his other two New York restaurants, "Kim Shop"... More 

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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112 restaurant reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Our experience at Perilla easily made it into our Top 3 best meals EVER. Elegant yet unpretentious, Perilla is everything a restaurant should be. It achieved perfection, from the service to the decor, and espcially the food and wine. We loved every bite we had and cleared every single plate we received. We had and highly recommend the liberty salad,... More 

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Westport, CT
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

In this cozy and simple West Village space, we were delighted to see that the noise level was not so amplified as to prevent good conversation. . .the tables were reasonably spaced. They also seated me immediately while I waited for my friends to arrive; a far more civilized option than being forced to hover in the entry until the... More 

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Juneau Alaska
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Charming setting conducive to conversation, gracious and efficient service, interesting menu, comprehensive wine and beverage menu, and really good food. The salad was perfectly dressed, which is often not the case, and the gnocchi light and very tasty. The three entrees, fish, chicken, and steak, that we selected were all delicious and generously portioned. The dessert sorbet hit the spot,... More 

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Indiana
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8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We came with a large eclectic crowd and everyone loved their selection of drinks and food. The salads and appetizers were a bit expensive, but worth it. A surprise quaint appetizer from the chef was a lovely touch. Would definitely go back!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Jones St, New York City, NY 10014
    (Between West 4th Street and Bleecker)
  • Public Transportation: A, B, C, D, E, F and V trains to West 4th Street and the 1 train to Christopher Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighborhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 929-6868

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 80
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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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?