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240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
+1 212-582-5100
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fusilli” (113 reviews)
“octopus” (161 reviews)
“seafood” (182 reviews)
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
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Reviewed today via mobile

Recently enjoyed an evening at Marea. It was a unique, fabulous dining experience. Very creative menu, terrific staff. Highly recommend!

Thank Hkat1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Let me state upfront that the overall three star rating is fundamentally unfair towards the restaurant. If I had the same dinner in a no-name restaurant in Jersey City I would give 4 or 5 stars and write a raving review. The expectations for Marea...More

Thank oceanflyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My experience was disappointing I did not feel this was Michelin Star quality I advised the waiter of shrimp allergy and ordered a dish that had according to the menu did not contain shrimp. However when presented it was described as containing shrimp. On the...More

Thank J T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Marea, and it exceeded our expectations. My wheat allergy was accommodated beautifully. The menu was diverse and inspired. The four course prix fixe manu is, in my opinion, a bargain. Everything was expertly prepared and plated. Our waiter was...More

Thank KatrinaH1202
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat at Michelin-starred restaurants regularly, in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. Marea was one of the best restaurant experiences I can remember having. My wife and son ate with me and we all agreed that it was great. The pasta was fabulous. The 50-day...More

Thank Scenic746488
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I alerted the restaurant to my dairy allergy upon arrival. Marea has impeccable service, and all servers made sure to announce that each dish was dairy free. We chose the wine pairing with our 4 course meal. Wines were delicious. I am not sure if...More

Thank johmyu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal with friends, the pre-fix for $112 is so worth it, I had six fantastic oysters beautifully presented , gnocchi that was fantastic with shrimp in a red sauce, branzino that was the best I ever had with 4 different sauces, and...More

Thank Glamour941
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a octopus as a starter snd was unbelivable good. As a main dish the spagueti with sea food, extremelly sandy and almost none sea food, really absolutely under any spectation. Service was good.

Thank Andre O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vastly overrated, Marea had terrible service. The waiter was not helpful and even rude, and the servers could not speak clearly enough to understand what they were saying. The food was mediocre, not tasteful or interesting. The only things I enjoyed were the olive oil...More

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in new York! Everything was excellent and the service outstanding ! Thank you to all the staff for a wonderfull experience

Thank alejandroaam
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19 February 2018|
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Response from Tigpvb | Reviewed this property |
We were dressed for the theater, but there was a wide range of dress.....I wouldn't do jeans and sneakers or a flannel shirt or T-shirt, but dressy jeans with nice shoes and a nice shirt would likely slide right by.....
22 September 2017|
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Response from Esmosier | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a beautiful bar area !
22 August 2017|
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Response from MatsSamaras | Reviewed this property |
There is No nasty surprises in this fantastic restaurant and you will get a Perfect full glass for each course. They serve their fantastic wines as you should serve them, perfect temperate! They really have a amazing... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 80
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
  • Public Transportation: Marea is located near Columbus Circle, a hub for the A, B, C, D and 1 subways lines. One block east and one block south at 57th St. and 7th Ave guests may utilize either the N, Q, R, W subway lines.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-582-5100
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Marea Ristorante, located in one of Manhattans most storied addresses, features Chef Michael White's ode to Italian seafood. From his trademark handmade pastas to his fresh crudo and whole fish, Chef White is committed to reinventing the notion of seafood in New York.
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