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Le Gigot

Certificate of Excellence
West Village
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18 Cornelia St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10014-4138 (West 4th Street)
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Brooklyn, New York
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had a delightful meal at this West Village French bistro. The evening started with a perfect French onion soup (much needed on a cold day!), followed by a seafood risotto (and they didn't skimp on the lobster), and came to a close with one of my childhood favorites: banana flambé. The decor was reminensent of a French bistro --... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Enchantingly Cozy & top notch meal. Beer & wine only with attentive waitstaff. Highly recommend for an intimate and romantic dinner.

Thank ZifaZora
Glencoe, Illinois
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We went for dinner. Beautiful. Shared crab cake (no breading), escargots, and oysters. Then went on to a little bit of everything from the menu. Fish, lamb, beef - all exquisite, and all specials not on the regular menu. The spot is tiny and intimate, with friendly attentive service and the feeling that it's always been there. Loved it.

Thank glencoewanderer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Had early dinner before Theater. Great meal - artic char and lamb (both specials). Very friendly service. Cozy, bistro atmosphere.

Thank Lynn B
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We were up here to see my niece graduate from NYU. Lovely little French restaurant with lots of class, great service & wonderful French food . I got the brook trout special & my husband got their famous crab cakes (with very little breading). Vegetables on the side were delicious. We also shared the creme brûlée & it was heavenly... More 

Thank Lynn H
roslyn, ny
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

My husband and I had dinner on Mother's Day. I had the roast leg of lamb and my husband the beef bourginoine. Both were excellent. We shared the seasonal vegetables which were an excellent mixture of veggies perfectly prepared. We shared the bread pudding which is made with peaches and served with fresh berries. The only disappoint was the red... More 

Thank Virginia D
Henderson, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Appeals more to the romantics on this Greenwich Village side street. If you're not in that category of diner, maybe try elsewhere. There are daily specials but the food preparation is ordinary and not nearly as French as they would like it. I found the servers to be somewhat arrogant. I don't really enjoy being talked down to. And tell... More 

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Babylon, New York
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

Just had a fabulous lunch here yesterday. Coq Au Vin was scrumptious. The charcuterie plate was chocked full of delicacies. Quiet, small, with calm, attentive service. This is our new NYC spot.

Thank Karen D
Kings Park, New York
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

Typical small Manhattan eatery but the service and food was anything but typical. Excellent service, attentive and they made good suggestions. For appetizers we shared a salad and calamari which I didn’t try. I did have a few escargots and they were excellent, the butter and garlic were nice but not overwhelming. We were given as many helpings of bread... More 

Thank LadyScags
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

Le Gigot, one of our local joints. Extremely charming with the old french style. Pretty traditional French dishes, friendly staff with just above ok taste food. It will be nice to see some updates in the dishes in order to gain excitement.

Thank KyleWV

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Cornelia St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10014-4138
    (West 4th Street)
  • Public Transportation: A, B, C, D, E, F & V trains to West 4th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighborhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: 212-627-3737
Serving Provencal cuisine. Purity of ingredients and simplicity of preparation distinguish our specialties. Seasonal dishes are always introduced. A petite zinc bar, banquettes and floral arrangements foster a warm cozy ambiance, and an attentive staff ensures a customers' comfort and satisfaction.

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