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250 Park Ave S, at 20th Street, New York City, NY 10003-1402
+1 212-995-0242
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (58 reviews)
“lamb kebab” (21 reviews)
“hummus” (32 reviews)
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Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 Park Ave S, at 20th Street, New York City, NY 10003-1402
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was good meal, nothing exceptional. Meat was ok but not that tasty. The fish was better. Very expensive!

Thank Alberto S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food outstanding, reservation is a must. We be seated right away, as several NY restaurants the seating space is limited, yes is about your seat. We had octopus as appetizers, really good and I order the duck shawarma, amazing, tender, lot of flavor and a...More

Thank Andre O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barbounia's interpretation of MIddle Eastern cuisine (it's named for a delectable Mediterranean fish) is lively, surprising, and, mostly, delectable--if somewhat pricey. Don't miss the Grilled Portuguese Octopus, Green Tahini, Flash-fried Cauliflower, and gossamer Hummus appetizers. Of the main courses, The Moroccan Fish Tajine had intriguing...More

Thank Jeanne S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had Sunday Brunch. It was full of 20 something crowd, who seem to have imbibed more than they could handle and saw few of them throw-up!! It was very noisy and the environment was not very enjoyable. Food was OK and is overpriced!! Although the...More

Thank MorrisCountyGourmand
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

For YEARS...A Specific Group of friends and I gather together for dinner to Celebrate one of our Birthdays...Some of us cone from out of town, OUT OF STATE, ir Even the COUNTRY. It's a tradition and an upstanding one. We Chose Barbounia this year &...More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Ate at Barbounia with a party of 7 on a Saturday night. The place was packed, with more diners arriving throughout our time there. Although the restaurant as a whole is very loud, somehow all guests at our table were able to hear one another...More

Thank ClaireGJ
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant almost got a rating of two except the appetizers saved it. The service was mediocre and the entree not good at all. We had the lobster Risotto which tasted like flavorless long grain mushy rice. The decor is fun, the music eclectic and...More

Thank axel42
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We had a taste for Mediterranean food so booked a table for 4 on a Friday night. Place was busy but not packed. Waiter wanted us to order dinner fast. We told him we were not in a hurry and wanted to order drinks first....More

Thank sorloff
Reviewed 27 February 2018

A group of us went to the restaurant for brunch on a Saturday. I know that this is a busy time for brunch (so many restaurants offer weekend brunches and I have gone to a number of them). However, the tables are very closely packed;...More

Thank Monty0253
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Never heard of this restaurant, found it on open table. Great atmosphere. beautiful decor. Hopping with energy and a trendy clientele. Service was excellent. Seated immediately once all parties were here. Waiters very attentive from start to finish. The food was excellent ! And can’t...More

Thank Travellove14
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
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8 March 2017|
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know if they stick to the halal guidelines. There are other Indian restaurants in the same neighborhood that I know do offer halal food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Park Ave S, at 20th Street, New York City, NY 10003-1402
    (20th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 6 train to 23rd St or L,N,Q,R,W,4,5,6 to Union Square
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-995-0242
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