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88 10th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-4721 (16th Street)
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Mon 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Tai di Cadore, Italy
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was there twice and I think it's one of the best restaurant i've been. Very kind people and fantastic service. I think it will be one of must be place once I'll be back in NYC.

Thank Fiore D
Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had been to Morimoto Xex in Japan It was a wonderful experience so was keen to try his NY restaurant The food was stunningly presented, extra fresh and delicious One of my guests said it was the best meal he has ever eaten Dessert was a work of art also

Thank 981sallyg
New York
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have been planning to go to Morimoto and when we finally did, it did not disappoint. The restaurant is beautiful and modern while the atmosphere was classy but relaxed. It would be a great option for a date night, or a special occasion or simply to splurge on an excellent meal. We opted not to do... More 

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Miami, Florida
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly that best service and sashimi I have ever had including Zuma and no I, far better, at least for sushi. Try the bone marrow ikura! Delicacy in heaven. Not our first time, not the last. Well done. Caution. Average ticket for 2 will run $250, well worth it.

Thank dim i
Ottawa, Canada
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother and I came here to kick off our trip in New York City. I still think about this restaurant, even though it's been about 2 years. The food was extremely fresh, the staff was nice and approachable, and the interior was super unique and artsy. As others have stated, the toilets are a crazy addition, but gave us... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment when we walked in we loved Morimoto. The wait staff was attentive; ours made several great suggestions. My son had the seasonal sushi.Ahhh... I had the Australian steak with broccoli. But wait, there's more. Get the flaming dessert. OMG. Overall,one of my best meals ever.

Thank Faryl H
Buffalo, New York
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277 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Morimoto is a sushi fan's must visit in NYC! On top of great food, the restaurant is B-E-A-UTIFUL! The diverse selection of fish is very fresh and delicious. The cooked menu items are equally phenomenal. Their dessert is also among the best I've had in my life! My mom and I made lunch reservations and walked by the restaurant's entrance... More 

Thank Jane B
New York City, New York
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hadn't planned on having dinner at Morimoto, but after walking through Chelsea Market, we decided to want something better. What can one say about Iron Chef Morimoto? It will be THE best decision one can make.... hands down, must experience.

Thank judy l
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty much what you expect. Morimoto is not a place that screams "bring your kids", nevertheless, we did. My daughter demanded it and we gave in. Totally worth it. Everything we had, both such I and otherwise, was top shelf. The toilets were space age and my young son now wants electric door and massage heater potty for his bathroom....... More 

Thank TD8
Saint Hyacinthe, Canada
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149 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We told the server to build the menu for us. Wow...it was the best idea ever! Every plate is presented like art, it was beautiful. On top, it was delicious. The chef works with fresh fish like real artwork! We had a blast!

Thank ORANGE35

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$41 - $80
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Pacific Rim, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 10th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-4721
    (16th Street)
  • Public Transportation: A, C, E at 14th Street. L at 8th Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighborhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: 212-989-8883

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