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Alta

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Greenwich Village
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64 W 10th St, New York City, NY 10011-8702
+1 212-505-7777
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Today
17:30 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 18:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 01:00
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new jersey
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323 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best meals I've had in Manhattan. The focus is on small plates and tapas. Kinda of a Mediterranean-Spanish hybrid but more interesting and eclectic than regular Spanish tapas. We started with the bacon wrapped dates and olives. Very tasty. The wrapped olives were good but the wrapped dates were even better. The fried goat cheese balls in... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favorite restaurants in NYC, not because it is a Michelin Star, but because it is unique and hidden in a random street in NYC. It's ambiance is mystic and seductive. They have small sharing dishes, but there are so many delicious options to chose from, you may want hang onto the menu for a little longer! The... More 

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Boston, MA
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128 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is very appealing - the townhouse setting is very quaint. The food was good but the service was not. The server disappeared for long gaps and seemed fairly disinterested in being there. Could be much better with a different service experience

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Thank MAtraveler13
Toms River, New Jersey
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33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Had a reservation tonight (4/12/17) at 7:15 PM and they just called to cancel without any explanation!!!! Maybe there is another Hepatitis A scare like in 2013! NOT RELIABLE at all! How do you cancel a reservayion 3 hours before I'm supposed to show up? RUDE!

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Thank Laura L
Double Oak, Texas
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What appears to be a tiny, basement bar/restaurant under a townhouse in the Village is actually a 3 story home to some of the best small-plate dining in the city. We went at 6:30 pm, so it was pretty empty and quiet. I imagine it could be a little loud if it filled up more. But the atmosphere is very... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Having dinner at Alta on a Thursday night was a lot of fun. The atmosphere is lively but not too loud, the menu is diverse and interesting, and everything we ate was excellent. Service was friendly but efficient.

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Thank Gregory W
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Alta on a recommendation and were not disappointed. As you walk past the bar to the seating area you get the sense that this place is somehow older than it should be with exposed beams, diverse staff and a superb tapas (mostly sharing plates) menu for all tastes. The wine choices are also good and range from... More 

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Thank plivingstone84
Baltimore
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780 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Alta is a pretty nice tapas place. The atmosphere and decor will not fail to impress. I wanted to try the whole shebang option, but I don't think we had the numbers for that. Either way, we selected pretty good dishes. Was definitely a fan of the paella, roasted pork belly, and salmon tartare. The other items were not bad... More 

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Thank Tunaidi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Alta last night with a group of friends and we had a fabulous experience. The drinks are great, the food is awesome and the service is exceptional. Cal is the one who looked after us and in spite of this being a Saturday night, he ensured that our food showed up on time and drinks were flowing.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Started off in the bar for happy hour. Good value with two small plates for $8 (had the fried goats cheese and bacon wrapped dates & olives) and selection of wines for $8 a glass. We had dinner in the top level with excellent service from Jeremy. As one of hour party was vegan we mainly had vegetarian options. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 01:00
Saturday
17:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 W 10th St, New York City, NY 10011-8702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-505-7777

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Greenwich Village

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Greenwich Village
Commonly known as “the Village” to New Yorkers, it was here in Greenwich Village that both 1960’s counter culture and the LGBT movement were born. Famous for its bohemian past, head to Washington Square Park to get a feel for this diverse and energetic neighbourhood. You’ll find NYU students, street performers, skateboarders, kids frolicking in the fountain, and locals relaxing and playing chess. Stroll the streets to discover a mix of majestic town homes and hidden bars and restaurants that give this neighbourhood an old-school residential feel. When the sun goes down, check out one of the famous jazz or comedy clubs that still packs them in every night.
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