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The Smith

55 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-5535
+1 212-420-9800
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (148 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-5535
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loud but the most delicious mussels I’ve ever eaten! Great cocktails. Great service and reasonably priced. Definitely recommend.

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious breakfast with great friendly service. Huge portions, great menu of choices. Will be back!

Thank MW2226
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I were in search of an appetizer and a cocktail around 10:00pm on a Saturday night. The Smith looked loud and lively, just what we were looking for! Even though it was very crowded, we were able to snag two seats at...More

Thank pageporter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to have a casual meal or drinks. Located on Third Ave near 11th Street. Easy access from the 6 train. Stop is Astor Place. Very popular with the NYU kids. Burgers, sandwiches, and salads. Brunch here is packed on weekends....More

Thank seanworc
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Its really great food in here. We ordered the grilled chicken, it was so yummy along with avocado toast, smoked salmon toast and the vanilla bean french toast which was very sweet but great! I do recommend that restaurant for sure!

Thank Mike A
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This place looks like fun and the menu looks appealing. I have eaten at The Smith twice in the last week, both times I was disappointed. I had the pastrami sandwich the first time. It was full of gristle. Today I had the French toast...More

Thank GreatPlaceGreatStaff
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

After our son got married we dined at The Smith which he had prebooked. We were made to feel very welcome as we were seated and served with menus, drinks , bread & butter straight away. After ordering our food we waited a little time,...More

Thank hma1909
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We visited here for our evening meal after my brother got married earlier in the day. We are a party of 7 and had pre booked. We were welcomed and seated at our table even though a couple of our party were a little late,...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Carafes of wine is a fun idea, food was delicious and served hot. Service is wonderful and efficient. Not upscale really but food is served in an upscale manner. Enjoyed the Burrata appetizer very much. Everyone's dinner was enjoyed. Swordfish was delicious but could have...More

Thank Crystal C
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We went there at noon and they were not doing brunch anymore so I was a little disappointed but we ordered the truffle gnocchi and my disappointment quickly turned into delight! Their gnocchi are easily the best ones I have ever had! They might look...More

Thank Aguafania
East Village
There’s still an independent vibe to the East Village,
which offers plenty of unique small businesses
catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
students alike. The East Village retains a bit of the
old-time neighborhood feel that you can still
experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned
shops, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. The scale of
the residential blocks makes this a wonderful place to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-5535
    (Between 10th and 11th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: N,Q,R,4,5,6 to Union Square ; R & W trains to 8th Street and 6 train to Astor Place ; L Train to 3rd Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-420-9800
The Smith is a casual American Brasserie with three upbeat locations in New York City: The Smith East Village, The Smith Midtown and The Smith Lincoln Center. Utilizing local products and purveyors, the breakfast, lunch, brunch and dinner menus feature a selection of familiar bistro dishes. The Smith attracts colleagues for a drink after work, business dinners, a quick bite before a movie, late night revelers, families for Sunday brunch and more. Offering private rooms at all locations, guests can stop by for all occasions.
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