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Caviar Russe

538 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10022-3215
+1 212-980-5908
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“caviar” (73 reviews)
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538 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10022-3215
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are a caviar lover, a stop in this restaurant it’s a must. The place it’s very elegant, situated in a first floor with view on Madison ave. But I think it’s a must even for the good food lover, because the dishes are...More

Thank Lucalassio
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Of cause the Caviar experience is great. But the chef does a fantastic job at the 3 or 5 course lunch menu. Very well surprised. If you want to spent and enjoy, this is it.

Thank Edward B
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

I truly love this place. The restaurant is small, elegant, decadent and exclusive. Think private club. The service is impeccable...almost as if the five people looking after your table only work for you. Finally the food is truly as you would expect in a Michelin...More

Thank nct1
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Great staff, welcoming, quiet and elegant. I had the halibut with roasted pepper..didn't love the sauce. Fish was perfectly cooked. the rabbit tortellini was excellent

Thank Damian C
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Our first time being in this place with very special friends of ours. We love the place, it is so elegant,so beautiful and nice! And the food is something... I know the taste of black caviar-was raised on the banks of Volga- river and ate...More

Thank Liya K
Reviewed April 21, 2018

came here on a sat for lunch with the wife at 12noon just when they opened. the menu is the same for lunch vs dinner during the weekend. You can select 3 course (out of 10) @$95, 5 course (chefs selection, you cannot pick, and...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Small Restaurant on same block as St. Regis. Located on second floor. Elevator accessible. Seven tables. Congenial and very attentive staff. Had the three caviar sampler. Wonderful. Good wines. Followed by three course meal: foie gras terrine, tenderloin lamb, tortellini. All magnificent. Will return.

Thank TheDotdog
Reviewed April 17, 2018

We have pioneered this small (about 7 tables on a second floor offering a view to Madison Ave) restaurant on TripAdvisor. Even the main logo picture for the restaurant on TripAdvisor is the one we took about 5 years ago. Since then, the restaurant achieved...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018

Once you settle down after the near miss heart attack on seeing the prices there is some quite fair value to be had with say the scrambled eggs caviar and brioche and the excellent Tuna Tartare.

Thank 977mike
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Like I remembered, delicious and great experience. My son had a good time and enjoyed every spoonful of caviar.

Thank P9CAJF
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March 12, 2017|
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Response from MicIan48 | Reviewed this property |
No. For lunch, we go casual but never jeans. In the evening, we tend to dress up a bit more. Jacket, no tie for him. Dinner dress (not cocktail) for her.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$41 - $80
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 538 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10022-3215
    (54 STREET)
  • Public Transportation: E, F trains to 5th avenue, Madison buses.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-980-5908
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