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aldea

31 W 17th St, New York City, NY 10011-5529
+1 212-675-7223
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“arroz de pato” (18 reviews)
“suckling pig” (14 reviews)
“tasting menu” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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31 W 17th St, New York City, NY 10011-5529
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the sea urchin toast, asparagus and crab, sea scallops with foie gras, duck rice, rice pudding, and cheese plate, and truly cannot decide which course was our favorite. They were all equally delightful and delicious. As we had Julia Kemper's wine in Lisbon...More

Thank travelbug091011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to visit Aldea is I’d never had Portuguese food before! It is a nice restaurant and I sat at the bar counter overlooking the kitchen watching the chefs cook! Had the tasting menu and wine package! Food was very refined and wine very nice!...More

Thank robhud32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I made a reservation at Aldea at the request of my Portuguese friend that had always wanted to try it. We arrived early for our 5:30 reservation, the first seating of the evening. We sat at the comfortable bar and ordered drinks from the friendly...More

Thank SueP413
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Portuguese inspired cuisine that will leave your taste buds wanting more! This is a very nice, high end restaurant. The food is excellently prepared and paired with very good wine. The gazpacho with strawberries and crab was just divine. A perfect first course for a...More

Thank damyd
Reviewed June 8, 2018

We ate at the One Star Michelin Aldea this week in NYC. The food is inspired by Portugese cuisine and is just outstanding. We sat at the small bar looking directly at the kitchen and really enjoyed watching the professional staff work in quiet and...More

Thank Mangare_e_Bere
Reviewed June 6, 2018

We are planning a trip to Portugal in the fall and so on our annual trip to NYC I was anxious to go to Aldea to get a taste of what we are in for (plus I received Chef's My Portugal for Christmas). We decided...More

Thank Golfgal60
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice meal here. The chef's tasting menu was one of the best we have had and the sommelier was very skilled at pairing excellent Portuguese wines with each course. Definitely recommended!

Thank JeffMCalgary
Reviewed May 6, 2018

decided to pick this place after reading the reviews. also they serve Spanish/Portuguese cuisine. My wife and I wanted to try something other than the usual French/Italian. this place does not disappoint at all. we went for the set menu. every dish was good. for...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to Aldea for dinner. I can easily say the experience at Aldea outdid the earlier one at lunch at the 3 Michelin restaurant few blocks away!!! The service was warm and attentive. The food was fresh and flavorful. The restaurant...More

Thank Rajaa N
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We loved Aldea. Such a treat! Great imaginative food, excellent Portuguese wine, and very friendly service. We opted for the four course meal - spectacular. Modern, tasty, beautifully presented. Highlights included the Spanish mackerel, shrimp, cod, scallops, and lovely desserts. Esparao white was delicious. Cocktails...More

Thank ZenaRd
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Response from Klingleplace | Reviewed this property |
They may have a paella dish, or a variation of a paella dish, which I expect will be excellent, but this is not a paella Restaurant. The Chef is down to nature, everything cooked with the freshest ingredients he can buy that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 W 17th St, New York City, NY 10011-5529
    (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: The restaurant is 2 blocks from Union Square/14th Street with access to all major subways, including: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, L, N, R & Q trains. F & M trains at the 14th st stop.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighborhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-675-7223
  • E-mail
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