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Pera Mediterranean Brasserie

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Mediterranean, European, Middle Eastern, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Sponsored by: Pera Mediterranean Brasserie

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Great decor & ambiance
1. Great decor & ambiance
"Great atmosphere"
960willemk
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2. Mediterranean Food
2. Mediterranean Food
"I can't wait to go back to Pera for a traditional dinner"
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3. Excellent Service & Location
3. Excellent Service & Location
"Very convenient location in the heart of midtown."
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About
With the elegance and sophistication unique to Midtown Manhattan, Pera Mediterranean Brasserie is a fine dining restaurant near Grand Central that refines timeless foods created on the warm shores of the Mediterranean. In our quest to become one of NYC's best restaurants, Pera doesn't only offer traditional Mediterranean dishes. Our acclaimed chefs, one American, the other Turkish, collaborate to make foods found nowhere else, crafting a unique Mediterranean cuisine that is the envy of some of the best NYC restaurant chefs. Whatever comes from our kitchen or off our grill, whether marinated, seasoned, braised, or skewered, Pera creates food unmistakable and unforgettable. Customers and critics
PRICE RANGE
$35 - $65
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Middle Eastern, Turkish
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Private Dining
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

The food was Absolutely Amazing from presentation to taste. Everything we ordered got great reviews from our group. They had quite a variety of drinks to choose from...a wine lover's dream. Lovely atmosphere dimmed lights, but bright enough to see your food..We enjoyed it with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Andrew809974
group8590, Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2019

Hi Andrew, thank you so much for the kind words & detailed review. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed yourself & look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

The food is amazing, the prices are affordable, many choices but the seafood salad or the mixed grill is almost a must have. They should give the consideration for a Michelin star.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank silviuh405
MSocial2018, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Thank you so much for the kind words & feedback. We appreciate your review and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed January 25, 2019

The staff were all very friendly & accomodating. There is a large lunch menu with something to please everyone. I recommend the gnocchi and the salmon looks delicious.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank linda m
group8590, Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2019

Hi Linda, thank you so much fo the kind words & feedback. We appreciate your review & do hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed November 22, 2018

We really enjoyed our lunch at Pera. Everything was perfect including the service on a busy day. We had a nice bottle of Red wine and very nice luncheon.

Date of visit: November 2018
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group8590, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Hi David, thank you so much for the wonderful review and kind words! Thrilled to hear you enjoyed yourself & your red wine, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed November 12, 2018

Went with a group of 6 on a Sunday night before some business meetings. Late-ish reservation for 7:45 so it wasn't busy. Our server and hosts were very attentive and they had a half-off wine special, so we imbibed with 3 bottles. Not sure if...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brando62
MSocial2018, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Hey Brando, thank you so much for the wonderful review and kind words ! Thrilled to hear you enjoyed yourself & we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 23, 2018

I took a group of 10 dear friends who traveled to be at the dinner. We gathered to celebrate two 50th birthdays. Our experience got off to a bad start when the space was not as expected and there was no music in the space...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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MSocial2018, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Thank you for the review Trina, we sincerely apologize about this experience you had and will work hard to ensure it does not happen again. We are always looking to improve and appreciate all of your feedback.

Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

The food and service here is absolutely amazing! I had the Medes Grill for lunch and everything was cooked perfect! Mike the manager greets everyone with a smile and I can’t say enough about him along with his team! You must try this place out!!!!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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MSocial2018, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and kind words Donnie! We will pass long your feedback to management and are overall thrilled to hear you enjoyed yourself & we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed October 7, 2018

We visited this restaurant whilst staying nearby - we had the mixed grill and lamb Adana. Our meals were good but the dim lighting made it difficult to read the menus. Service was ok but not great - sides did not arrive until some time...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tracey P
MSocial2018, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Hi Tracey, we appreciate your feedback. We will pass this message onto management for you. We apologize for the sub par experience you had but thank you for the feedback that will surely be used to better the experience for everyone.

Reviewed October 6, 2018

The service was pleasant and we were seated without having a reservation in part because we were early. The only thing we didn't enjoy as much was the noise level. We shared the Chef's Mezas plate from the appetizer menu. Everything on it was freshly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Singer2RochesterNY
MSocial2018, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and kind words! We will pass long your feedback to management and are overall thrilled to hear you enjoyed yourself & we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Great Mediterranean food. The service was excellent & friendly. Try the mixed meat platter, it’s got lamb, beef, & chicken. Very tasty. I loved this place

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank refcon
MSocial2018, Public Relations Manager at Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Thank you so much for your review Stephen! We're pleased you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to having you again!

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Yes we can, there are many gluten-free options on the menu. Pls mention gluten-free preference when making reservation or to your server upon seating.
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