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Gramercy Tavern

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Flatiron District
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42 E 20th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10003-1300 (Park Avenue & Broadway)
+1 212-477-0777
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11:45 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:45 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:45 - 00:00
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Impression-gluten friendly, warm and welcoming service, romantic atmosphere in the dining room and happy in the bar, delicious food, more than adequate by the glass wine selections, extensive wine list with reasonable pricing, hospitality included, very expensive My wife and I arrived on time for our 12:45 reservation and were seated promptly. The entry way has a few places to... More 

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was soooo good. Our table got the tasting menu and we were not dissappointed. Everything was incredible. The staff was extremely friendly and the night was one of those amazing nights because of this restaurant. I was worried I might be a bit underdressed, but it was fine and I didn't feel judged, haha.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a Sunday lunch for 5 and every meal was perfect. They were particularly attentive to my husband's allergy and even made a special non- dairy dessert that was so delicious I ate most of it! They did not rush us, pace was great, ambiance extraordinary. Look forward to next excuse to go there!

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Thank Kelly S
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We come back again and again to this beautiful restaurant for its warmth, service, and outstanding food. Every dish is perfection and never disappoint. It's an intimate and exciting adventure in dining!

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Thank Mary K
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Possibly the most awesome place in NYC. Year after Year this place gets more fabulous. The same but better. I ate at the bar with my date, the drinks was perfected to taste, the atmosphere never a disappointment. If you haven't been, you're missing out.... on fabulousness.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was our wedding anniversary and we decided to celebrate at the Gramercy Tavern restaurant. We are so glad that we did. From the moment we arrived we had the most wonderful time. Thank you to our waiter Jahir who was first class & looked after us exceptionally well. We loved every minute here and loved every morsel! We enjoyed... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went to NYC during April 2017. First visit was for dinner. We had the duck liver mousse to start and O.M.G. was it ever divine. For entrees my friend had monkfish and I had the lamb. Both were delicious. We were in awe at how amazing the food was. JUST GO! We did not do the set dinner menu, but... More 

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Thank Kasia S
Amarillo, TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great Gluten Free choices. They had no trouble substituting between the tasting menus. Wine choices were spot on. Wonderful lunch! Service was attentive and friendly (even though this restaurant has stopped accepting tips for servers.) We will definitely be back.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had such a great experience last year on our visit to NYC. Decided to go again after a show on a Sunday night. Only got one seat at the bar so the bartender put us on a list for a table all the while giving us excellent service. I love everything about this restaurant. The service is always exceptional. The... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We ventured here based on referrals from friends and upon my research knew that the Tavern itself did not take reservations vs the Dining Room. So after touring lower Manhattan and before venturing back up to our hotel, stopped in around 6:30 and we were told about an hour wait for 2. So we grabbed a drink at the bar... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 80
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 23:00
Monday
11:45 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 23:00
Thursday
11:45 - 23:00
Friday
11:45 - 00:00
Saturday
11:45 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 E 20th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10003-1300
    (Park Avenue & Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: 4, 5, 6, N, R or L to 14th Street Union Square or 6 to 23rd Street at Park Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-477-0777
Description
One of America’s most beloved restaurants, Gramercy Tavern has welcomed guests for close to two decades to enjoy seasonal American cuisine, warm hospitality and unparalleled service. The restaurant is perennially ranked at the top of Zagat Survey’s ‘Most Popular’ list, and has garnered eight James Beard Awards including ‘Outstanding Restaurant’ and ‘Best Chef: NYC’. Chef Michael Anthony’s highly seasonal menu consists of elegant dishes with a rustic influence that showcase the restaurant’s relationships with local farms and purveyors. The Main Dining Room serves prix-fixe menus starting at $92 for dinner and an a la carte menu for lunch, and accepts reservations 28 days in advance. The more casual Tavern serves an a la carte menu centered around the wood burning grill, and welcomes guests on a walk-in basis. The restaurant also features an acclaimed wine list, and thoughtfully selected beer and cocktail offerings.

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Flatiron District
Offering many of city’s best restaurants and shops set amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building, which makes a good picture no matter what angle you photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this neighborhood is part of a historic district that was home to many of the city’s most famous department stores at the turn of the century. At the northern end of the neighbourhood, Madison Square Park is best known for being the home of a famous burger shack, but it can also be a quiet refuge to spend an afternoon, and it frequently hosts interesting public art exhibits. In the lower part of the Flatiron District you'll find Union Square, a bustling crossroads at all times of day and night.
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