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Gramercy Tavern

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Flatiron District
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42 E 20th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10003-1300 (Park Avenue & Broadway)
212-477-0777
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved the place! Excellent service and very attentive staff. There were many table and people but wasn't too noisy. We could have nice conversation. Food was good and presentation was excellent.

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Thank Lilly S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We've been at Gramercy following a suggestion and our faith could not be better spent! Service, food, wine and venue were simply impeccable. We went through the menu and we followed the wine list. We strongly recommend this place... you will remember forever the touch of mr. Michael Anthony!

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Thank lorenzocefis
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When you hear about where to eat in New York city living their for so long so many names change and restaurants open up left and right. But Gramercy Tavern is always a good recommendation for a class American dinner done well . When you go you could have two different atmospheres , the tavern which is first come first... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful pre-theater dinner. Arrived just before 6pm and took two available seats at the bar, avoiding a 20-30 minute wait for a table in the bar area. Great service at the bar, and of course very entertaining to watch the very professional bartenders. Shared several appetizers and left well-satisfied. Best was the artic char; cavatelli with eggplant was delicious but... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were confused about our reserve and we were educatedly accommodated in a good table in the tavern room. The best dinner we had in NYC. Great roasted oysters, good meat dishes and a marvellous service with flower decorations in the room. We felt like at home there.

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Thank Refolk
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We go there once in a while for a splurge meal. This was for my husband's birthday (which they knew). Food was lovely, as usual, and the place is beautiful. But we weren't treated as special this time, and it made a difference. Table was off to the side. Well, okay. Server (the main one) very nice at first, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Though locals go here (which is always a good sign), visitors are welcome here. I was visiting my "local" friends who consider this their home-turf watering hole and visited again solo and received the same consistently high-level service. The cocktails here are balanced and tasty. This and they are not stingy with the liquor, something that can be missing at... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some friends had recommended this place as one of their favourites so we were excited about going there on our trip to New York. We arrived and were a little bit confused by all the dry flowers and the tired orange decor - not very New York! We waited in the reception area with an elderly couple and a family.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent seasonal offerings. Attention to detail and service. Can walk in and eat at bar at any hour. Nice selection of ciders , wines , beers , cocktails.

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Thank Steven M
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place never disappoints. From the ambience of the room to the service to the food and the wine, this is a go to when I want to make sure everything about the dinner is great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $80
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 E 20th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10003-1300
    (Park Avenue & Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: 4, 5, 6, N, R or L to 14th Street Union Square or 6 to 23rd Street at Park Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighborhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: 212-477-0777
Description
One of America’s most beloved restaurants, Gramercy Tavern has welcomed guests for close to two decades to enjoy seasonal American cuisine, warm hospitality and unparalleled service. The restaurant is perennially ranked at the top of Zagat Survey’s ‘Most Popular’ list, and has garnered eight James Beard Awards including ‘Outstanding Restaurant’ and ‘Best Chef: NYC’. Chef Michael Anthony’s highly seasonal menu consists of elegant dishes with a rustic influence that showcase the restaurant’s relationships with local farms and purveyors. The Main Dining Room serves prix-fixe menus starting at $92 for dinner and an a la carte menu for lunch, and accepts reservations 28 days in advance. The more casual Tavern serves an a la carte menu centered around the wood burning grill, and welcomes guests on a walk-in basis. The restaurant also features an acclaimed wine list, and thoughtfully selected beer and cocktail offerings.

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Flatiron District
Offering many of the city’s best restaurants and shops set amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building, which makes a good picture no matter what angle you photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant architecture as you stroll the streets - much of this neighborhood is part of a historic district that was home to many of the city’s most famous department stores at the turn of the century. At the northern end of the neighborhood, Madison Square Park is best known for being home to a famous burger shack, but it can also be a quiet refuge to spend an afternoon, and it frequently hosts interesting public art exhibits. In the lower part of the Flatiron District you'll find Union Square, a bustling crossroads at all times of day and night.
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