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Macondo

$$ - $$$
Manhattan
Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub
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157 E. Houston St, New York City, NY 10002 (Eldridge Street and Allen Street)
+1 212-473-9900
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is eclectic and definitely has a good representation of many Hispanic and Latino countries. I wanted to try so many things, but my friend and I decided to share the patatas bravas and then she got the corn and mushroom quesadilla and I got the fish tacos. The portions were a good size. My only complaint is that... More 

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belfast
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to both venues, East and West. Both times where buzzing with people and very friendly staff. Both venues have the same vibe but different layouts. The menus are extensive and food is tasty and well priced. They offer the bottomless mimosa option which is well worth it. Three flavors, and staff are generous with top ups. I've been... More 

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Thank bregeenc
Hillsboro, Oregon
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206 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Stopped in here on my way to the High Line walk. It's located inside the Ganesvoort Market, which is a collection of small, cart-like eateries under one roof. Macondo is sort of a taco bar. Not a huge menu, but very tasty. Had the breakfast taco plate which was quiet good. Drinks are limited, but other carts have drinks as... More 

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Thank Clark A
Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We stumbled into this high energy restaurant by accident and had an amazing night. The atmosphere was very lively and warm. The Mexican food was very very fresh and authentic tasting. Great cocktail menu.

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Thank Vybrus
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

A good mix of Latin food. Loved the empandas and the mangu. Mimosas were good as well. The ambience overall of the place was nice. I definitely recommend this place for either a Latin person or someone who is trying out Spanish food mix.

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Thank Johayne
Lexington, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

Very tasty and affordable fusion of Venezuelan and Barcelona cuisine, potent South American-flavored cocktails. Good happy hour deals. Very interesting background music (the night I was there it was an Afro-Cuban band playing covers of heavy metal tunes, but I'm sure it rotates). A good find, unique and excellent.

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Thank AverillEwing
nyc, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

The staff, in particular, the manager, did an outstanding job! Really made a fun night for all of us! We were a group of 12 with a variety of food issues and he accommodated all of us. The food was delicious! Can't wait to return! Highly recommend this establishment!

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Thank David F
New York City, New York
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016

We had high expectations for the restaurant. The atmosphere and menu looked great. Hostess was rude and food was bland or bad. Wouldn't go back. I was surprised as the reviews are generally good. Wanted to add this review so people think twice before going.

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Thank 939elliott
New York City, New York
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2016

This is the third time I've eaten at Macondo and I just say the overall taste of the food has diminished. First my friend and I ordered drinks. We ordered a guava and whiskey concoction that was actually very tasty and not two sweet, so thumbs up. Then we ordered a few plates to share. We started with the mushroom... More 

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Thank mystyk78
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

What a fabulous find,especially for a happy hour,$5 sangria red and white,tacos 2 for $5 and 4 for $9.50,lots to choose from,great extensive menu,nice environment,assertive and friendly pleasant staff.I world dine here anytime!! Try it you will not be sorry!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 E. Houston St, New York City, NY 10002
    (Eldridge Street and Allen Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-473-9900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?