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Pure Food and Wine

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54 Irving Pl, New York City, NY 10003-2314 (17th Street)
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2016

This ranks as one of the worlds best raw food restaurants. The atmosphere is delightfully laid back yet give that New York feeling at the same time: We ate the set menu which was sumptuous and full of amazing tasting tastes such as the Salad of Wild Arugula with Blackberries and Pear salted pistachios, mustard vinaigrette, pomegranate balsamic Yummy.

Thank Orangiikan
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2015

Raw food can be rough (literally) but Pure does it right in that you barely notice that things aren't cooked. In addition they have the BEST patio in NYC. I dream of someone getting married there. Definitely get the lasagna, it's as good as the server tells you it is. A bit overpriced but raw food takes a lot of... More 

Thank Boston Yoga S
College Park, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

Alas, Pure Food and Wine is no more, and that is a sad, sad shame. It closed over the summer of 2015, apparently due to financial difficulties. When it was open, it served the best food I've ever tasted. All raw vegan. Tastiest items include lasagna, samosas, sangria and chocolate ice cream. My husband considers their tiramisu the best dessert... More 

3 Thank vfayes
Munich, Germany
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2015

This restaurant is really worth a visit, even if you are not a vegetarian. It was raw food for us for the first time and the food was fantastic, surprising and very delicious (try the Lasagne, the Salads or the Wraps). They also have a decent selection of good wines. The location is very nice and the service was great.... More 

Thank Mat4Rele
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015

Excellent service, good ambiance and delightful food. If I had not known the food was raw (which was my motivation for trying PF&W) then i would have been as delighted with the sophistication, presentation and flavor profile just the same. The mains were satisfying and well balanced and dessert was a treat for the eye as well as for the... More 

Thank Fireflymountain
St. Petersburg, Florida
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Disappointed! My sister and I went here, had made a reservation on open table, and when we got there the restaurant was chartered no tables no menu no nothing

3 Thank Martine K
Auckland, New Zealand
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30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2015

We were so disappointed. This was to be our special meal in NY as a family and had been warmly recommended. We even got a reminder from menu.com but when we arrived, it was closed due to staff industrial action wanting better wages. We were not the only disappointed guests to turn up and we heard this has happened before.... More 

1 Thank Andrew P
New York City, New York
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2015

We have a few friends with food allergies and so we found this place to try out while they were in town. We were pleasantly surprised. The patio out back is gorgeous and places that like are hard to find in Manhattan. We each ordered different dishes and then shared them with the table - everything we tried was fantastic.... More 

Thank Steph G
São Paulo
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

Best vegan/raw restaurant ever!!! I highly recommend 🌱🙏🏻 Should grant 3 Michelin stars. Best deserts, best wine paring, best starts, so forth.

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

I been this marvelous restaurant several times with my future wife simply the best Love it lovely backyard space ambiance os lovely I will be back in August and l definitely eat there again with my fiance There is no as good vegan restaurant where l come from ( istanbul )

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Irving Pl, New York City, NY 10003-2314
    (17th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 4,5,6, N,Q,R,W and L trains to Union Square
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: 212-477-1010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?