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197 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2908
+1 212-358-7917
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mac cheese” (89 reviews)
“buffalo chicken” (15 reviews)
“four cheese” (12 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
197 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2908
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn’t believe it!! Gluten free Mac & cheese! Best I’ve ever had, it was really good. I had the 4 cheeses. Awesome lunch.

Thank 594gabriellam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I really enjoyed S'mac. It was the first restaurant/eatery we went to after arriving in NYC, and the food itself was brilliant. We had the four-cheese mac to share (major munch size) so do opt to share a bigger size than get...More

Thank GeorgeRinaldi
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Went here with my boyfriend as the reviews seemed to be good. Every table was dirty, the floor was filled with food and paper and the Mac n cheese arrived in a pan with a dirty old black cloth on the handle. It disgusted enough...More

Thank Liselott R
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

I found that S’mac was really good, the way you can build your own Mac and cheese is amazing and should really be more widespread. Definitely a delicious experience

Thank Zara T
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing Mac and cheese we ate here. Truly delicious and for every person: vegan, vegetarian, meat lover, you name it. Cheap for travelers like us and tasty.

Thank SMA_1987
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Went here with my wife. Easy to find and highly recommended. They have loads of different versions of Mac N Cheese. My wife went for he regular with some jalapenos and I had a Buffalo chicken with Blue Cheese. Both were simply amazing. Would definitely...More

Thank LondonTim79
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Not bad, although it's very hard to get mac n cheese wrong! I tried the Parisienne which included figs, shitake and blue cheese and it was pretty damn good. The wife tried the cheeseburger and it was ok but not spectacular. All of the meals...More

Thank Brent S
Reviewed December 19, 2017

We have visited S'mac several times over the past few years when visiting NYC. It's average in taste. The East Village location (our first time to this one) is way better than Murray Hill in service and atmosphere. They have gluten free options, which is...More

Thank jennifera64
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

The worst food poisoning of my life! Me and my girlfriend visited after recommendations from gluten free bloggers. I was beyond excited to try Mac and cheese here as I hadn’t ate any since developing a gluten intolerance and was told this place was not...More

Thank OliviaCardwell
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Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

I saw this spot on the food network a while back and HAD to have it. We made the trek just for this mac and cheese... it was a complete disappointment. I'm also from the South and this doesn't stand up to true mac n...More

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February 17, 2015|
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Response from stevenfmurray | Reviewed this property |
They have a variety of sizes to feed a variety of people.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 197 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2908
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-358-7917
  • E-mail
S'MAC (short for Sarita's Macaroni & Cheese) is an exciting eatery located in the heart of Manhattan's East Village. We opened our doors on June 24, 2006. We specialize in, you guessed it, Macaroni & Cheese! Our menu is simple yet delicious with a variety of "MACS" available. Come check us out -- you won't be disappointed! You can eat-in or take-out or cater your next party.
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