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Kin Shop

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
West Village
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469 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10011-8422 (between 11th & 12th streets)
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2015

We had dinner with friends and enjoyed everything from Thai dishes to crepes to acquatic vegetables, duck and calmari. Excellent drinks also.

Thank Steven B
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

I came here yesterday eve with a friend. This place is bustling! Really liked the food. We had the pork and shrimp fritters, fried spicy brusselsprouts with Chinese sausage and as a main we shared the brisket curry. The food was definitely different and very good. The only thing I didn't like was that we were rushed to leave as... More 

Thank londonlifelover
Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Food was very tasty especially the duck lettuce wraps and the goat curry. Not easy to find good goat curry but this was very good. Nice service and friendly vibe will definitely go back.

Thank Brooklyn478
Naples, Florida
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120 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

My nephew who lives and works in NYC recommended this restaurant! Very authentic Thai - never had anything like it! I can't even describe what we had as I had my nephews order for me - but I must say everything was fresh and delicious - worth every penny and not real expensive - I'd go back again - service... More 

Thank Newcomer2012
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43 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2015

Apparently the owner/chef is off of some reality TV cooking thing. Being from the UK we have no idea who they are. But we can say that the food speaks for itself. Delicious, melt-in-mouth massaman goat curry, well spiced and well portioned. Beef curry was an intriguing delight. Sticky rice, a recommended house special, was also great. Very difficult to... More 

Thank catfacedlady
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

Great food.. Goat Masaman Curry very taste full of flavor.. The Duck Laab Salad was very spicy...coming from a person eats spicy food

Thank Guy_from_newj
Ithaca, New York, United States
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2015

My friends & I tried 6 dishes on a recent Sat. nite. The restaurant is attractive and the staff very friendly and good at their jobs. 3 or 4 of the dishes were outstanding, memorable: roti app, octopus and brisket khao soi mains, and lime ice cream sundae. The cauliflower main was right up there. Pad thai, something I've had... More 

Thank Abby N
New York, New York, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

a west village late 2010s classic. Nice Friday night dinner spot. Make sure to order the rice and condiments. Service at the tables were great. Bartenders need work.

Thank LKCL
Montego Bay, Saint James, Jamaica
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2015

My son in law treated me to a lovely dinner at the Kin Shop on 6th Avenue on my llast night in NYC before I headed home. Raw broccoli leaf salads and crispy kale shoots followed by pan roasted Arctic char with kaeng som curry and my absolute favorite, roasted duck breast with red curry, which came with tamarind water... More 

Thank Neena C
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Service by host and server was attentive, prompt and knowledgeable. Tamarind margarita was small but good. Ordered the oyster and pork belly starter and was disappointed the fried oyster got soggy as it was left on the bottom of the plate with the sauce. The duck red curry is not your traditional bowl of curry but a breast served w... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Thai, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 469 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10011-8422
    (between 11th & 12th streets)
  • Public Transportation: Take A, B, C, D, E to West 4th (north exit) 1,2 or 3 to 14th (south exit) F, M, L and PATH at 14th Street & 6th Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighborhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: 212-675-4295
Kin Shop is a contemporary Thai restaurant opened by Chef Harold Dieterle and Alicia Nosenzo. The duo chose the name, Kin Shop, because “kin,” is the Thai word for “to eat” and the restaurant is the “kin” to their acclaimed restaurant Perilla, a mere seven-minute walk away. Kin Shop’s menu features both contemporary reinterpretations of traditional Thai dishes and wholly new items inspired by Thai ingredients. Complementing Kin Shop’s menu (which is meant to be shared), are Thai-influenced specialty cocktails, a 75-label, spice-friendly international wine list with many bottles priced under $50, and a diverse globe-spanning selection of beers, many from small, craft producers. The casual, but polished setting features comfortable banquettes, a long granite bar, and a chef’s counter for walk-in dining with a front-row view.

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