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Tree Bistro

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Thu, 6/27
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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS
12
escargots a la bourguignonne
snails in garlic butter sauce
14
sautéed crab cakes
roasted red pepper dill aioli
11
haricots verts salad
green beans, mesclun, cherry tomatoes, balsamic shallot dressing
10
french onion soup
spanish onion & veal stock emmenthaler cheese, toasted croutons (optional gluten free)
14
crispy calamari
chorizo, red onion, red pepper, coconut milk curry sauce
11
baby spinach salad
dried cranberries, candied walnuts, goat cheese, honey bacon dressing
9
sweet potato croquettes
curried applesauce
12
+ grilled salmon 20
kale caesar salad
shaved fennel, tomato, parmesan, toasted croutons (optional gluten free)
2
gluten-free bread
TASTING BOARD
any three $19
7.5
duck wontons
cranberry ketchup
7.5
fried goat cheese
chipotle dipping sauce
7.5
chorizo sausage
fennel red onion slaw
7.5
zucchini fritters
creamy dill dipping sauce
FLATBREAD
suitable for sharing
14
zucchini basil ricotta flatbread
CHEESE BOARD
3 pieces 12
5 pieces 18
market selection of cheeses
toasted walnut raisin bread, fresh apple
ENTRÉES
25
sub parm truffle fries 1
steak frites
new york strip, french fries, green peppercorn brandy sauce
23
roast salmon
vegetable tian, scampi sauce
19
sub parm truffle fries 1
tree burger
grass fed beef, french fries caramelized onions, truffled 3 cheeses
22
seafood linguine
fresh pasta, clams & mussels, creamy saffron sauce. featured on food network's "best thing I ever ate"
entrée 20
appetizer 12
zucchini corn risotto
25
cassoulet
duck leg confit, bacon, sausage, white beans
22
roast chicken
mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans
SIDES
suitable for sharing
10
creamy bacon peas
10
string beans
10
onion rings
10
succotash
10
mashed potatoes
10
parmesan truffle fries
DESSERTS
10
key lime pie
with ginger snap crust
10
cookies & cream panna cotta
with fried oreo
10
chocolate mousse
with fresh whipped cream
10
bread pudding
with bourbon maple caramel
10
classic crème brûlée
10
espresso bean pot de crème
with cinnamon cookie
About
tree serves thoughtfully prepared bistro fare in a casual friendly atmosphere, from small plate charcuterie delights to delectable standards like steamed PEI mussels or steak frites with parmesan truffle fries, along with a full and eclectic seasonal menu. A well rounded wine list, draft and bottled beers, cheese plates and great desserts are also available (don't miss the fried oreo!). Guests can eat in the intimate dining room for a cozy meal, or in the more expansive canopied walled garden - an enchanting secret spot in the heart of the city. The garden is also a great festive space for private parties. Open Tuesday thru Thursday 5-11 pm, Friday & Saturday 5 pm -midnight, delivery service
PRICE RANGE
$25 - $75
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Delivery
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Truly excellent food, courteous service, charming atmosphere, and a very nice waitstaff make this a delightful place to dine.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank LoufromBoca
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a secret NYC gem that you wouldn’t know about if you were not a NYer, but I got to go with my friend who lives here and it is AWESOME. Good food, good wine, good ambience... this is a secret, don’t ruin it!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Sightseer586146
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly no matter what I say, it won’t do Colm and tree bistro enough justice. Colm and I met on our first trip to NYC when we were planning our elopement. My wife and I had dinner and fell in love with the place. Super...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jonnym761
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Very nice French bistro place. Friendly. Have come here several times with friends. Once we had a bigger group of 10 and sat in the garden area. It was November but it was covered and warm. A friend ordered Cassoulet and she loved it. She...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank rkrose18
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Very romantic garden outside (heated & mostly enclosed) with an eclectic mix of plants...and a bistro atmosphere inside. Very good food at nice prices. You don't have to break the bank to impress someone special and have a great meal. My girlfriend and I go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ron S
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This, like most places in NYC is to us Brits, very expensive. However the steak meals were bordering on reasonable and the steaks themselves were huge slabs of excellent quality meat. Overall we had a great meal and the service was excellent. At the end...More

Date of visit: September 2018
11  Thank Alan C
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the East Village and found Tree Bistro through TripAdvisor. I think we were fortunate in that this Tuesday was a quiet night in Tree which allowed Colm more time to chat. We discussed the stories behind his artwork and got a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Fester00
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

In NYC for my thirtieth birthday and we booked this restaurant months in advance. Menu had changed since we booked but it was still lovely. Venue was quirky but utterly delightful, the food was delicious and the service couldn't be faulted. We were even given...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank emsdav88
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We had our dinner inside where nice French music was played. The food was good (I had the steak) and the people were friendly. I would definitely recommend this place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Erik V
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

The best if the best! These are the words my friend used to describe the Tree Bistro. As it was her 50th birthday, her and her husband flew to NYC to celebrate, and I thought getting a gift certificate in a good restaurant would be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Claire H
March 29, 2018|
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Response from fallenidol234 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is small and I can't imagine it could accommodate a regular sized stoller. In addition, it is generally loud in NYC especially in the East Village and even more so on the weekends. Keep in mind the EV is not... More
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May 29, 2015|
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no corkage fee on Tuesdays, other nights $25 corkage fee
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