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Wallse

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$$$$
Neighborhood:
West Village
Austrian, European, Central European, German, Gluten Free Options
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344 W 11th St, Cross Street: Washington, New York City, NY 10014-2391 (West 11th, corner of Washington)
+1 212-352-2300
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this dinner for my husbands 60th.. The staff are attentive and knowledgable, special mention to Alex. The cocktails are not the usual but that is a good thing-smell and taste sensation. Each dish was well presented with great flavours. My favourite was the Tomato cocktail and the poached lobster with 4 cheese dumplings in a bisque.Heavenly.. thank you Wallse... More 

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Philadelphia
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186 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2017

The first time I discovered Bavarian food in Munich it was as if I had been taken back to my parents' kitchen, where I grew up on Viennese food. I had high hopes for Wallse, which is the only Michelin-starred Austrian restaurant in New York. It fell far short of my expectations. It feel far short of my experience with... More 

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New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 501 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We had a n early reservation and were seated immediately. Had a pretty decent Blaufrankish. The bread that was served was kinda poor. The butter on the other hand was nice and soft. The schnitzel was also pretty good. The potato salad that came with it not so much. Waitstaff attentive. Be careful in the men's toilet.. it has a... More 

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New York
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

I booked this place for my partner's birthday hoping to enjoy some of the atmosphere we loved while traveling in Austria. The experience was deflating right from thr start. A snooty waiter that served as a temporary host asked if we wanted to check our jackets. When we said no, he rolled his eyes and proceeded to ask if we... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

We went to Wallse (party of 3) a couple of weeks ago on a Wednesday evening. As my companions live in the West Village it was an excellent choice for a local meal out. We decided to share a couple of appetisers, the yellow fin tuna and foie gras terrine. Both were very good, the tuna deliciously fresh with the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

The food was wonderful. Austrian done right. The rabbit spaetzle was excellent as was the suckling pig. Service was a little discombobulated at the beginning. They didn't seem to know how to handle cocktails and didn't communicate well what they were doing. One said she could help with the wine but then couldn't. But the sommelier was excellent and was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

when you just walk in and sit down at the bar you do not get an impression that it is a Michelin-Starred restaurant. but once you get inside and get your meals served you can see (and taste) the quality and class.

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Toronto, Canada
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51 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

The food here is delicious and can easily be healthy. Get a table outside when the weather is nice. I always order a side of the creamed spinach.

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Thank GrahamandLuis
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

This was a great spot for some friends and I to catch up in the city. The service was wonderful and everything is very relaxed. Had a great time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

The food is fantastic and the environment is wonderful and so pleasant! I have many beautiful memories at Wallse and will always go back to this charming place.

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Leo S, Public Relations Manager at Wallse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for dining with us. We are so happy that we hold a special place in your heart as well as providing you with beautiful memories. We look forward to seeing you again for future meals. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$41 - $80
Cuisine
Austrian, European, Central European, German, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344 W 11th St, Cross Street: Washington, New York City, NY 10014-2391
    (West 11th, corner of Washington)
  • Public Transportation: Subway: A,C,E,L to 14th Street. 1.9 to Christopher Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighborhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-352-2300
Description
Wallsé, the flagship restaurant of Chef Kurt Gutenbrunner, serves contemporary, european cuisine that reflects Kurt passion for aesthetics, taste, quality, and seasonality. Modern and minimalistic, Wallsé delivers a new image of refined Austrian cuisine.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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