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Lex Restaurant

1370 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128
+1 212-860-5903
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1370 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

We dined at Lex Restaurant twice while in New York and it was a wonderful eating experience. The pappardelle pasta with salmon and tomato was delicious also the Lentil Soup was full of flavour but the piece de resistance was the Lemon Sorbet served inside...More

Thank Saurus_12
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We two old friends ate dinner together at Lex Restaurant. He chose the venue because he often dines there when he attends events at the 92Y two blocks away. The restaurant has a very elegant modern Italian decor heavy on mirrored effects. Service was prompt...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We stopped in to Lex Restaurant at the suggestion of a friend who frequents the restaurant. From the moment we sat down, our experience was nothing but pleasurable and amazing. They walked through the menu with us, helped us with our selections, and made sure...More

Thank Simone A
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This (please make a reservation) small Italian restaurant one block away from the 92 Street Y that we always go to before attending an event is both convenient and reasonable for a very good dinner. Because it is small there seems to be a tendency...More

Thank richardallan2016
Reviewed 25 December 2016

family.. that's how they treat you the minute you walk in the door. they welcome you the minute you enter and always remember what you like to eat and drink, and you NEVER have to ask for anything. even though we were there on Christmas...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was just down the road from our apartment and we kept walking past it , despite the pretty Christmas trees and decorations on our way downtown. Having been sightseeing all day we decided to try the Lex and what a surprise. The food...More

Thank Jafe A
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

My friend and I discovered The Lex when we were walking home to our B&B further up Lexington Avenue. The food was excellent-I had the Veal Marsala. My friend (who is very fussy!) loved the house Pinot Grigio. That is a huge complement😂 coming from...More

Thank PatriciaSutherland
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Every time I go to 92Y for voice auditions, this is the place I choose for lunch. Never disappointed. Once inside, you forget that this is New York, a crowded city. The place is cozy and quiet. I may have been lucky to be surrounded...More

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Wonderful cozy little place for gatherings both big & small at both lunch & dinner. Food is absolutely amazing with excellent variety for all. Service is also top notch excellent attention to detail & attentiveness from each of the friendly professional servers is next to...More

Thank VaCa-VaRaDeRo
Reviewed 12 March 2015

We have been here for lunch twice now, and it has been quiet and pleasant. Just wish the service was more attentive. It seems like the slower a restaurant is the slower the service..We had to constantly ask for bread, water and more coffee. We...More

Thank daylilly50
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1370 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-860-5903
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At Lex Restaurant, we serve delicious American-Italian cuisine. Though we use white tablecloths and fine china, our atmosphere is homey and kid-friendly. Visit us to celebrate your next special occasion! We also cater.
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