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Ethos Gallery 51

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905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
+1 212-888-4060
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Closes in 3 min
12:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My second visit to this restaurant years apart. Menu is adequately varied, there are vegetarian choices - they will not go out of their way to accommodate food allergies but with a slight attitude the lady server would go to the kitchen and ascertain ingredients....More

Thank 68WorldTraveler68
Reviewed 2 days ago

So not impressed. Their menu shows how phony they are because on the cover is a black and white picture of Ari Onassis strutting with wife Jackie Kennedy Onassis about 10 feet behind him as if she were placed there. It looks like a photo...More

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend popped in here unexpectedly after watching the 4th July fireworks. We shared three 'small plates' which were quite pricey but delicious, especially the Calamari. The cocktails were also good and quite strong! The restaurant itself was lovely - it really was...More

Thank CharJack09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friend had a Groupon. Four of us slid into a waiting table and proceeded to some delicious apps & entrees. I had the best veal ever. Everyone else had the lamb and raved about it. The atmosphere is okay. A tad noisy, and beware the...More

Thank grrprr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Took,a chance on Father's Day and made reservations. When I entered the restaurant, I waited to be acknowledged, never was. Restaurant was half full. Food, especially the small plates were a delight. Noise level way to high. Service needs improvement.

Thank Ita49
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

It's hard to find good food in this neighborhood but this restaurant is the exception. Always mobbed, not inexpensive but wonderful staff who try hard. Food is always exceptionally fresh. Go early in the evening.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, even if a bit lively for a business dinner. Make sure to get the sushi grade octopus appetizer - awesome taste! We split the White Snapper and the flavor was phenomenal. Even splitting one of the smaller ones was plenty. The market price...More

Thank hutsfdl
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

An absolute delight. From the very fresh fish to the expresso, it was great. A few nice wines and great dessert.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Food was very good! Service was somewhat chaotic. We had several appetizers and they were delicious. Bread and hummus was a nice start. Needed more TAZIKI .. yum

Thank Roar4
Reviewed April 30, 2017

We've eaten here a number of times, from 2 people to 20. We were never disappointed. They have a large variety pf fresh fish on display. Service has always been first-rate. The main entrance is on First Ave., but there's a side door on 51st...More

Thank Larry_M_69
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-4060
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