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Madison Avenue from East 57 to East 86 Streets, on the tony Upper East Side of Manhattan, is North America's premier luxury district. Madison Avenue features the flagship boutiques of the finest fashion & jewelry designers, world class art...more
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c/o Madison Avenue Business Improvement District, 59 East 79 Street, Lower Level, New York City, NY
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

This is a lovely street for shopping or just window shopping. Not nearly as many homeless as 5th Ave .I always like to visit Barney's, it is such a beautiful store. I have never eaten there but they have a nice restaurant called Fred's that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Patty B
MadisonAveBID, Public Relations Manager at Madison Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Thank you so much, Patty B, for your kind review. Yes, Fred's is indeed a great place for lunch....and for dinner too! We look forward to welcoming you upon your next visit to NYC.

Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Lots of people lots of shops and stores. Lots of taxis and traffic jams. Bring your money and ur patience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bobby44881
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

The 5th Avenue is the most famous shopping Avenue, but the real shopping paradise is Madison Av. More shops and more luxury than in the 5th, but much less people, hence more enjoyable. Beautiful buildings, all sorts of brands. Of course there is not much...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Madison Avenue is an amazing place to shop high end designers or windowshop. The Ralph Lauren Mansion is a must stop. The architecture and the collection is worth seeing. There is an amazing vintage shop just in the corner of 72nd street. It is also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 706Connolly
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

If you have unlimited spending power this is an ideal place to shop If you are on a budget it’s beautiful to people watch and window shop. It’s high fashion designer shops -full retails and never sales. It’s good fun. Elegant.More

Date of experience: August 2018
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MadisonAveBID, Public Relations Manager at Madison Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Dear Ronni D, Thank you for your review of Madison Avenue. The luxury fashion designer boutiques do pride themselves on the depth of their collection, and the services they provide. We appreciate your visit, and look forward to welcoming you back to Madison Avenue during...More

Reviewed August 25, 2018

Pretty nice attraction with so many luxury brands all over the street whether apparel, accessories, watches etc. Great place to be rich and feel poor :D

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Amir M
Reviewed August 18, 2018

A fantastic place for window shopping or actual shopping if you have the dollar, excellent place for a leisurely stroll, worth a look.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve57C
MadisonAveBID, Public Relations Manager at Madison Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Dear Steve57C, Thanks so much for your gracious comments! We would be pleased to welcome you during your next visit to NYC.

Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Skip Fifth Avenue. It’s too crowded and touristy. Head over to Madison Avenue and walk a long the high-end, luxury boutiques.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gregrob1980
MadisonAveBID, General Manager at Madison Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Dear Gregrob1980, Thank you so much for your kind review! We look forward to welcoming you back to Madison Avenue on your next visit to NYC!

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I don’t think this street has the best shopping in New York City, but there is a lot of great shopping here. Some of the more upscale places, and a lot of the younger generation places as well. It’s a lot of fun to stroll...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Megan H
MadisonAveBID, Public Relations Manager at Madison Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Dear Megan H, Thank you for your review! We look forward to your return to Madison Avenue during your next visit to NYC.....16 new stores just opened in the last six months!

Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Came specifically for the rimowa store, and also had a look-see along the street. Nothing interesting, mostly office buildings

Date of experience: April 2018
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Cynthia W
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330 Madison Avenue is in the heart of midtown Manhattan, between East 42 and East 43 Streets. The Andaz Fifth Avenue is the closest hotel. If you prefer to be in the southern portion of the Madison Avenue luxury shopping... More
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