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Crave Fishbar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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RAW & CRUDO
16
Sea Bass Crudo
sun-dried tomato pesto, basil
Four Pieces 16
Salmon Sashimi Tostadas
avocado puree, calabrian chili oil, grapefruit, crispy shallot, micro cilantro
18
Spicy Yellowfin Tuna Tartare
cauliflower rice, Miner's lettuce & aged balsamic
APPETIZERS
12
Roasted Cauliflower Soup
crispy oysters, chive gremolata
16
Italian Burrata
Buttered cracker crumbles, macadamia nut butter, lightly pickled beets
15
Dinosaur Kale Salad
black mission fig, baby watercress, goat cheese, pomegranate, toasted cashew, cashew tahini vinaigrette
17
Red Crab Salad
mesclun, tatsoi, cabbage, black radish, granny smith apple, soft tofu, wasabi soy vinaigrette
17
Rice Dusted Point Judith Calamari
thai miso sauce, mung bean sprouts, aleppo chile
21
Plancha Grilled Octopus
chinese broccoli, cumin mustard vinaigrette
2 Prawns 15
3 Prawns 20
Grilled Prawns
head on prawns, butternut squash, black pepper, maple rose gastrique
15
Jamaican Jerk Spare Ribs
pimento wood smoked hampshire pork, habanero dipping sauce
12
Fish Tacos
sea bass, verde marinade, cabbage, chipotle crema
ENTREES
all fish can be prepared simply grilled
32
Olive Oil Poached Skrei Cod
porcini mushroom broth, cherry tomato, wilted spinach, frizzled leeks, truffle oil
36
Whole Roasted Branzino
caramelized fennel, spring onion, arugula salsa verde
29
Grilled Faroe Islands Salmon
Dijon yuzu caper vinaigrette, heirloom tomato, butter lettuce
35
Seared Rare Yellowfin Tuna
coriander adobo, mexican corn, smashed fingerling potatoes, queso fresco, pickled onion, guajillo salsa
30
Miso Glazed Barramundi
white miso & honey, plancha grilled jumbo asparagus, chipotle oil
38
Lobster Curry
chu chee curry, charred red onion, japanese eggplant thai apple eggplant, fresh bamboo shoots
24
Homemade Cavatelli
vine ripened tomato ragout, whipped ricotta, basil purée
27
Handmade Squid Ink Spaghetti
chopped shrimp, spring garlic, fresno chile, clam stock
22
Fried Chicken Leg
baby peppers, cippolini, adirondack cheddar israeli couscous
36
Filet Mignon
oyster mushroom, caramelized onion, melted raclette cheese
$8 SIDES
8
Garlic Chive Griddled Rice
snap pea, egg
8
Cheesy Cauliflower
aged cheddar, shallots
8
Brussels Sprouts
Chorizo Vinaigrette
10
Sauteed Lacinato Kale
olive oil, garlic
8
Buffalo Wax Beans
labneh blue cheese dip
About
Crave Fishbar is a vibrant, convivial restaurant in Midtown Manhattan serving an inspired seafood menu from chef Todd Mitgang. An eclectic mix of reclaimed materials and custom made chairs and tables lend a beachy, rustic feel to the space, which houses a 25-foot-long bar where guests can order from the full dinner menu along with cocktails and wine from a mounted bottle display. Approachable, sophisticated dishes feature local seafood, crudos, and meat dishes that are thoughtfully prepared with both familiar and exotic ingredients.At the 2nd floor bar you will find a full raw bar shucking up a large variety of East and West Coast oysters. Outdoor seating on both floors. Crave Fishbar has taken
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, International
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Delivery, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend you go for happy time, when oysters are $1.50. Between three of us we had 3 dozen oysters from all over the west coast. The ones we liked most came from Prince Edward Island such flavour! If you are in for oysters,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 625reginas
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had the whole grilled Branzino and the seared yellowfin tuna and both were cooked to perfection. Our dessert, the lemon ricotta cake, was delicious as well. Service was excellent, as usual. I appreciate that their seafood is sustainable and their ingredients are seasonal. We'll...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Travel0116
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really wanted some good fish, I tried the Faroe salmon dish. I was nice sized with Bibb lettuce and capers on top and tomatoes. It was tender and very tasty. I had a kale salad on the side that was much better than expected....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank zomzie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at this place for drinks and oysters. It has a great happy hour where oysters are a 1.50 and with drink specials. It was delicious and an awesome value. Saw some entree plates being served and would definitely go back for dinner.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank SiriusSkier23
Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

Great, fresh seafood. Small but varied wine list. The Albariño from Spain was a perfect accompaniment for the seafood. Reasonable prices. Friendly staff. You can’t go wrong at this place.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jeremyk370
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Looking for a place for dinner I come across a number of very noisy places and while Crave isn't a quiet place, it was a lot less noisy than others in the area. So instantly sat down at the bar. That is where one usually...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank peetg
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Happy Hour Oysters were very good! Great priced also! Every dish we ordered was delicious! Nice friendly and relaxed atmosphere

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank E2493SGy
Reviewed May 30, 2019

The Happy Hour Oysters are $1 to $1.5 each so naturally we ordered a bunch of different varieties and were not disappointed. The calamari and jumbo shrimp are the best we have ever had. Definitely the place to go if you are looking for great...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank PatMcKenzie
Reviewed May 26, 2019

My husband and I had dinner at this restaurant several years ago on a trip to NYC and specifically chose it again this trip. We were not disappointed. The food is fresh and well prepared, and the service was excellent. I would highly recommend it.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank SusanLLosAngeles
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

Returned to this restaurant with 3 friends late on Sunday afternoon.Sat at the long bar downstairs.We all enjoyed the relaxed friendly ambiance,The $1 oysters were again delicious and wine and cocktails were great.A definite must if you are in midtown and a seafood lover.Look forward...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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emer_eile
June 20, 2018|
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Response from JMFSS | Reviewed this property |
There’s no kids menu as such but some of the food is appropriate for children
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Thank your for inquiring. For all large party reservations please email, Lizzie Rushing, our events coordinator, (646) 895-9585, whom will be more than happy to check our availability and potentially reserve for your group... More
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