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Gentleman Farmer

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Sat, 2/23
8:00 PM

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$10 - $75
French, Pub, Fusion, Healthy, Wine Bar, Gastropub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Onion Soup
Red beauty onions, sierra blanca onions, aged gruyere
Curried Snails
Curried garlic sauce
Bison Tartar
Bearnaise‎ mousse, capers, quail egg
Endive Salad
Raisins, toasted pecans, creamy gorgonzola
Lobster Tail
White truffle, beurre blanc, frisee lardons
Foie Gras Torchon
Baby arugula, mango chutney
Andouille Sausage
Moutarde a L’Ancienne reduction, fennel, onions
Pheasant Pate
Toasted Brie, truffle oil
Salmon Tartar
Fresh goat cheese, crisp lemon zest, capers, dill
Seared Foie Gras
Caramelized‎ onions, chestnut
Shaved black truffle, seasonal mushrooms
Seared Codfish
Puree of seasonal root vegetables, asparagus tips, ginger herb sauce
Pork Filet Mignon
Brussels sprouts, shitake mushrooms, cherry tomatoes
Ostrich Steak
Peppercorn sauce, prosciutto-wrapped haricots verts, rosemary gratin
Beef Tenderloin
Foie gras, red wine reduction, carrot confit, asparagus
Rabbit Cassoulet
Tarbais beans, red onions, carrots, rabbit sausage
Venison Facon Bourguignon
Bacon, wild mushrooms, winter vegetables
Wild Boar Chop
Boar sausage, red cabbage, carrots, chestnuts, stewed apples
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Gentleman Farmer is a small restaurant in the Lower East Side. But, the experience is anything but small. The food was exceptional and only matched by the service. Will definitely be coming back.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank theburg
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey, Thanks a lot for stopping by. We're delighted to learn about your experience. It's great to know that you were pleased with both the food and service of the restaurant. Every time we get such compliments we feel motivated to work hard so that...More

Reviewed November 1, 2018

Our evening at Gentleman Farmer couldn't have been better. We were so tired of restaurants with great reviews and mediocre food! Everything we ordered, from the grilled calamari to the chocolate souffle, was perfectly prepared and beautifully plated. The service was just as wonderful as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Camper45050751450
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2018

Hey, Thanks a lot for sharing such awesome feedback with us. It's such a pleasure to learn that you found the food to be appetizing. We're constantly working towards providing customers with the best food and services, It's good to see that you had a...More

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Intimate , cosy, fairly priced, great wine, excellent food and perfect service All from the worlds smallest kitchen..... We ate at gentleman farmer last night for my wife’s birthday. I looked at several restaurants on lower east side and I’m soooo happy I went with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AALowndes
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Hey, Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful experience with us. Glad you found us and had a great time. It gives us immense pleasure to know that you chose our place to celebrate the special occasion, always a great feeling to see customers...More

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

I had a very good dinner here with my colleagues. The French onion soup was excellent. A little Different than other I have had. A little bit lighter and what seemed like a white wine flavor to the broth. The Brussels sprout salad was excellent!...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Hello Mark! Thanks a bunch for stopping by and giving us the opportunity to serve. Feels great to know that every dish starting from the French onion soup to wagyu steak were to your liking. Moreover, many thanks for recommending us to others. It was...More

Reviewed July 1, 2018

We got our reservation about a week or more ahead of going and glad of it as the restaurant was fully booked. This is the second time there and I am not disappointed. They offer about 6 starters and 6-8 mains and that is enough...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank potaracke
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi! Thank you for the detailed review! It gives us immense pleasure to see that you and your partner were happy with the food especially the gazpacho and the beet salad! It's evident that you had a great overall experience and rest assured, we would...More

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

This place is the size of one table but always filled and the food and service are excellent - lots of unusual dishes like boar and venison - well prepared and delicious- good wine liatt

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KARENSK_12
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Hi! Many thanks for the feedback. Happy to learn that you were satisfied with the food and service. Do allow us the opportunity to serve you again soon.

Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

We came to the restaurant for the last night in New York City. Such a cozy restaurant, really small and personal, to stay away from the New York crowds. The food was great, everything was super delicious! The service was also amazing. Simply amazing: no...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank florbelam342
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Hello Florbela! Thank you for stopping by and giving us the chance to serve. It gives us immense pleasure to learn that you were pleased with every aspect of your experience. Rest assured, we would make sure that the feeling continues. See you again soon!

Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 12 persons and made a reservation for this restaurant. We almost occupied all the tables for ourselves. The waiter was extremely friendly and enthousiastic about his metier. One could literally feel the love for what he is doing. The menue...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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SocialResponse, Customer Service at Gentleman Farmer, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Hey! Thanks a bunch for such kind words and giving us the opportunity to serve you all. Your comments about the staff and food are appreciated. It's words just like these that keeps us going. Do allow us the opportunity to serve you again soon.

Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a special place to celebrate our 30th anniversary. Cue lots of trip advisor/yelp/google searching, all of which came to nought due a tiresome snowfall. So we went to Gentleman Farmer, the nearest restaurant....which turned out to be amazing....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank andyharring2n
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Really liked this cool little hole in the wall with a talented kitchen and Oscar the friendly waiter. The cauliflower app was spectacular. Mushroom ravioli was good, little too sweet, and needed salt. Only issue was small wine glasses AND small pours, kinda lame when...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank HClowd
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