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City Hall Restaurant - CLOSED

131 Duane St, New York City, NY 10013-3850
+1 212-227-7777
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Oct 17, 2016
“Permanently closed.”
Jul 16, 2016
“Impressive ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
131 Duane St, New York City, NY 10013-3850
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Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Permanently closed for almost a year. Building was sold by owner of restaurant and new owner wanted restaurant to vacate. Restaurant has not relocated.

Thank Donna D
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

When we moved offices downtown I asked a friend what would be her favorite go to restaurant for a fancy business lunch or a celebration and she suggested City Hall and it is been our destination ever cents. The raw bar has wonderful fish. The...More

Thank bookpublisher
Reviewed May 4, 2016

City hall has an impressive raw bar. The food is excellent as is the wine selection. The space is impressive and it can handle larger groups.

Thank Secondari_NYC
Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

We were in the city celebrating our anniversary and had spa reservations in TriBeCa. We were a little hesitant because they were one of the few places with reservations available, but it was great! So happy we stumbled upon it on Tripadvisor! Limited menu, but...More

Thank AmandaTravels74
Reviewed December 11, 2015

8 of us and a toddler visited last Friday night. We met the Chef/Owner Henry who couldn't have been more inviting. We had a variety of dishes ALL of which were prepared perfectly. Very innovative menu with high quality ingredients. The wine selection was VERY...More

1  Thank JonLev
Reviewed December 8, 2015

Disclaimer: we were there with locals who are frequent visitors. We loved the place! Quiet, excellent food, excellent service. reasonable wine costs (try Henry's Blend, terrific). Definitely a place to go with friends/family and have a good time without breaking the bank.

Thank Bruce G
Reviewed December 5, 2015

The owner chatted to us - been open for over 15 years. He's still in the kitchen. Everyone enjoyed their food, mainly surf and turf. Great area, inviting frontage, spacious room, attentive staff. All good. Pricey though

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed November 22, 2015

There's a famous New York Times cartoon of a job applicant saying to his interviewer, "I can look so busy, you'd swear I was working." That image came to mind at City Hall on a recent Saturday evening. I'm told that Tribeca has as many...More

Thank Michael F
chefhenry131, Owner at City Hall Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2015

MIchael, I am truly sorry to hear that your dinner experience did not live up to your memories of City Hall. I appreciate your positive comments on the design of this grand dame, but am disappointed that the food did not exceed your expectations. I...More

Reviewed November 16, 2015

Lovely setting. Literally the best burger I've ever had. Nice service. Outdoor seating on a beautiful block.More

Thank nycmom22
chefhenry131, Owner at City Hall Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2015

DELICIOUS .. a Chef could not ask for a better description. The best burger we think so not sure if we told you but we make all of or bread and desserts at City Hall. The brioche hamburger bun being one of our best. Please...More

Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Went for a business dinner with a set menu with a group of about 50 peoples. The private room downstairs was wonderful. Decor, lighting, and the ambiance was exquisite. The wait staff offered quick service and light on their feet as they move about in...More

Thank fhwa1998
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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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$41 - $80
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
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 - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Duane St, New York City, NY 10013-3850
    (between West Broadway & Church St.)
  • Public Transportation: A,C,E trains to Chambers Street Station; 1,2 to Chambers St., 4,5,6 to City Hall/Brooklyn Bridge, N & R to City Hall Station
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighborhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-227-7777
  • E-mail
Established in 1998, City Hall Restaurant is a classic New York steak and fish establishment. Built in an 1863 cast iron landmarked building, we are committed to the farm-to-restaurant relationship. We offer an award-winning wine list and a Five Star Diamond Award experience.
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