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244 E 79th St, New York City, NY 10075-1264
+1 212-537-7745
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
244 E 79th St, New York City, NY 10075-1264
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sojourn is a very special and unique restaurant. I have eaten there many times. Whenever I enter this restaurant, I always think it has a London vibe. There is something very cool about the ambiance. When you enter, you are in the bar area. You...More

Thank 281valerie
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Food- excellent Service -slow if you like to take your time dining Ina Sunday afternoon then you will enjoy he atmosphere and DELISHIOUS food! We had afternoon plans and the service was slow - not only our table but other (anxious) guests as well -...More

Thank cgwruns
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I would highly recommend Sojourn for brunch. The ambiance is welcoming and the food is delicious. We had the Eggs benedict and Chorizo hash browns and also had the Steak with Scrambled Truffle eggs - flavors were unforgettable. Can see craving the brunch again. Bloody...More

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Nice atmosphere, eclectic cuisine and surprisingly fairly priced. Good place to go for a relaxed Friday night...

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent choice of food, Great to share, good atmosphere (by smartphone light), excellent service. But, it would be so much better, if you could see your friends, see your food and the decor.

Thank awwhitfield
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We loved the variety of flavours an international mix of different cuisines all in one restaurant. Visited with friends in Manhattan and loved it!

Thank Myblueowner
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We were visiting our daughter, who (full disclosure) works at Sojourn and it was our first visit to see what she had been raving about. She picked out a raised table in the back away from the center of the restaurant. It was a Monday...More

Thank halfmilehills
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

People seemed to rave about their skirt steak, so that's what I ordered. First, the portion was rather small for a skirt steak. The ones that I have had before at my favorite restaurant in Aventura, Florida were so big that they had to be...More

Thank joelk128
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We were there last night, with reservations on a Friday night. They took us promptly at 8pm, but waited over an hour for our meal. The boneless chicken with potatoes was delicious!!! Fish tacos were great. The ravioli was amazing. The salad ok. Venue was...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Sojourn is a gem on the upper east side. From the tucked away entrance, to the enclave like design and the rustic feel of the space, you feel like you're transported to a totally different new place. The staff is really kind and welcoming and...More

Thank Nana B
Upper East Side
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easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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17 April 2018|
Response from 281valerie | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe there is a specific children’s’ menu but there are enough choices between the appetizers and entrees. Whenever I go there with one other person for dinner, we always share three things. The menu is quite... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 E 79th St, New York City, NY 10075-1264
    (Between 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: 6th train to 77th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-537-7745
Singular in character and taste, this is how we define a memorable moment. How would you define yours? Start with a stay that embodies the spirit of culture in the Upper East Side's sexiest restaurant. Take a seat at our lively copper-coated wine bar voted Open Table's Choice Winner for Manhattan's vibrant bar scene. Bask inside of our hip, cabin atmosphere full of warm oak and red tones.Travel from plate-to-plate and from culture-to-culture by tasting our broad array of delights. We're a New American restaurant with globally influenced dishes. Locals and visitors alike are buzzing about our simple, heavenly ingredients and worldy appeal. You don't have to journey far from home for an adventure. Join us in our uptown neighborhood treasure for an unforgettable and taste-explosive escape.
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