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106 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8928
+1 212-684-6842
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 4, 2017
“Good Food”
Sep 22, 2016
“Best south indian place in lexington!”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
106 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8928
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

This is one of the place where you would want to go again - Only if you enjoy South Indian Sea food. I don't eat Sea Food and for me Veggie items were on the okay side and not great. My wife loved the fish...More

Thank Karthik M
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Lexington is also the curry hill....famous for Indian restaurants. After visiting a bunch of them, I have come to the conclusion that Kokum is by far the best in the neighborhood! South Indian food at its best....try kerala parotta (layered bread) and aleppey fish curry.

Thank review g
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Curry Hill can be a difficult place to navigate and easy to fall into a lackluster same-old spot. Kokum is my favorite spot for lunch in this area and the lunch deal is great! The food is excellent, the price is reasonable, and the service...More

Thank Ajr484
Reviewed May 26, 2016

Went to Kokum for dinner. To be clear, I would definitely consider going back to Kokum but it isn't as though I'd make it a fixture when I go to NYC. We were there for dinner, ordered a chicken appetizer (kumly chicken fry which was...More

Thank Amrith K
Reviewed May 10, 2016

We relished our dinner at Kokum restaurant. The restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere and is small. the service is very good . The menu has many good choices. I enjoyed the chicken tikka masala, my husband had lamb korma, and we shared rice, garlic naan....More

Thank maryjoe0777
Reviewed May 3, 2016

Everything was fresh, well spice/cooked and very tasty. Had samosas, chicken tikka, raita and a lentil stew Would return again to sample more dishes Small restaurant; other diners seemed to be regulars who were glad to be be back

Thank janekM4849MF
Reviewed March 8, 2016

If you are an authentic South Indian cuisine lover especially vegetarian ( but this include non-veg too) this is a good option in Big-apple. It took a little bit of time to serve. but the overall service is quite warm and friendly. If you are...More

Thank Asiri S
Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Liked the food at kokum, decent not very spicy chicken feels very fresh. I like the hariyali chicken tikka the best. Aapam is a must try here otherwise the curries are all pretty much fine to taste. My husband loves the fish curry which is...More

Thank NivviS
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Kokum serves very authentic South Indian cuisine including both vegetarian & non vegetarian items. Dishes can be ordered non-spicy or with two levels of spiciness neither of which I personally thought were hot enough bit I am sure that can be adjusted. Service in this...More

Thank paul3776
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Very authentic food. Though they are little late in service . The Restaurant was too good to have a great dinner after long walks around the NY city :)

Thank Karthika_Sathya
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8928
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > NoMad
  • Neighborhood: NoMad
  • Phone Number: +1 212-684-6842
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