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ISE Japanese Restaurant

58 W 56th St Ste 1, New York City, NY 10019-3820
+1 212-707-8702
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“gyoza” (9 reviews)
“fried rice” (4 reviews)
“tokyo ramen” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
58 W 56th St Ste 1, New York City, NY 10019-3820
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We sat down and ordered some beers, they took over 15 minutes to get there because the server at the bar was just joking around with some other customers, she forgot so we had to tell her twice. Like about 30 minutes into our wait...More

Thank josyz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great and tasty ramen. The place is quite low key but service is good, choice, quality is at it's best and prices very reasonable

Thank bsanzredrado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ISE is a small place, tucked upstairs from the hustle and bustle. ISE seems to specialize in ramen and domburi dishes. Nice for a quick and filling meal. I had the domburi, and it was nicely prepared. Service is excellent, atmosphere is cozy and warm.

Thank isdn4u
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I had spicy miso ramen at this restaurant the other day and had an excellent time with friends due to the prompt service, quality food, and inexpensive price point. I'll definitely by coming back again.

Thank Matthew N
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Everything here taste so good. They taste fresh. And that, I think is the first step in good food. We ordered a number of thing. First, the skewers - chicken and chicken skin. Chicken was juicy and the chicken skin is crispy and soft. It...More

1  Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 24 March 2017

i was looking for Menkui Tei... ahhhh, they hid it behind the ISE!! we hope that was the only change made to this place... we came years ago for their "rich porkbelly ramen!" after turning down the poke' spot, we trekked to menkui tei....(walking from...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

So tasty, beautiful and clean inside the restaurant. There is various type of lunch menu. When I arrived and stopped at the entrance, the staff came to me quickly with warm smile.

Thank tsuchinoo
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Perfect place for a cold day. Go for the Ramen, huge portions and really well prepared. I could eat there every day, and I sometimes do....

Thank NYCitian
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Yass to a local ramen spot where you don't have to wait forever and a day for a seat! I really enjoy the hakata and shio ramens - depending on how I'm feeling that day. It's a good portion size and I end up drinking...More

Thank Michele Q
Reviewed 20 November 2016

There are a lot of places to grab a good bowl of ramen in NYC now. But this place delivered simple truly authentic Japanese. The greeting and farewells, the choices of Japanese brand drinks, the simple broth options. Good flavor without being flashy. The only...More

Thank Lyfroes
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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 W 56th St Ste 1, New York City, NY 10019-3820
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-707-8702
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