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179 Franklin St, New York City, NY 10013-2857
+1 212-941-7661
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“lamb chops” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (20 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
179 Franklin St, New York City, NY 10013-2857
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Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice decor, excellent service, good fresh food, easy to get to from the 1 train (2 blocks away), excellent choice for any kind of social event, the restaurant has a main dining room, cellar and loft on the 2nd floor

Thank Caren J
Reviewed August 9, 2018

When my cousin picked that restaurant for our last evening in New York, I didn’t question it because I value her judgement. Usually, I do my own research, check the reviews and so on and so forth. However, time did not permit since we had...More

Thank Garry D
Reviewed August 3, 2018

We recently hosted an engagement party at Thalassa and could not ask for better service as well as great meals with a fabulous bar and great drinks. From the moment we contacted Thalassa to secure the venue until the day of the event the staff...More

Thank Neela P
Reviewed July 23, 2018

From the welcoming greeting,to being seated, the beautiful ambience of the room, the waiter explaining each item on the menu, the mouth watering food, so delicious.The scallop appetizer, Thebes amazing Greek salad with the best Feta cheese ever tasted, the tasty lamb chops with a...More

Thank 504jeffreye
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Was kind of empty when we were there but the food was outstanding! The service was super as well...very friendly waiters!

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

I had an hour to kill before meeting some friends and decided to stop for happy hour...solo. The bartender could not have been nicer and informative. I had a great glass of white wine, complementary cheese and ordered a dozen $1 oysters. The oysters were...More

Thank David D
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Enjoyed the fish. We order different fish meals and each was excellent. The Greek influence (preparation and spices) on all the dishes on all the entrees we ordered was heavenly. The prices are high but worth it.

Thank Mycloudj
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

First time at Thalassa and it was fabulous. Staff made you feel at home. Handsome inside with multiple dinning rooms and nice bar area. Wine list is extensive. My wife and I had the Greek salad and zucchini chips to start, both were delicious. We...More

Thank pmny
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We went for our anniversary and we were not disappointed at all! We were running late because of traffic and I called to let them know. When we arrived, Steven the host was incredibly gracious and told us not to worry. The decor reminded us...More

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for non-pretentious yet great Greek, don't overlook Thalassa. This place is definitely off the beaten path but worth the trip. The food is fresh and on point, and the staff is as friendly as can be. On top of it all, the...More

Thank Tony Y
What’s in a name? In this case it is the unique title
of “Triangle Below Canal Street” that became a popular
nickname in the 1970s. An attractive neighborhood
filled with handsome lofts on the edge of the
Financial District, this lovely slice of Manhattan
offers plenty of fine dining experiences and art
galleries. Plus, it’s home to the city’s most exciting
film event, the Tribeca Film Festival, that takes
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July 19, 2016|
Response from jimbojr72 | Reviewed this property |
They are not posted. When we go, we buy a Living Social Coupon for $99 which is a 3 course meal plus a bottle of wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$41 - $80
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Franklin St, New York City, NY 10013-2857
    (Greenwich and Hudson Street)
  • Public Transportation: 1 Train to Franklin Street A, C, E to Canal Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighborhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-941-7661
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