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La shuk

1569 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10029-6209
+1 212-289-0089
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“couscous” (3 reviews)
“kebab” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1569 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10029-6209
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Went here on a Thursday afternoon and there was plenty of seating. We ordered the 5 appetizer option and the classic shakshuka. The two appetizer cigars were excellent. Staff friendly and attentive. 10% off if you pay cash.

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I came to la shuk with my family today for brunch . We ordered shakshuka, la shuk breakfast, egg and sausage and beet salad for appetizer. The food was excellent. Portion and quality of the food was great and the service was fast. I will...More

Thank Shan Rilla S
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This unassuming place has some very nice Moroccan food that you can amp up the heat. They have traditional tagines, shashukas, and keftas. Their veggies are quite good but I like some more heat. Service is ok and although their menu is not large most...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Very hard to find a place where you can get a tasty couscous near where we live. La shuk does the job very well. I love going there for brunch on a sunny day. They have a small terrasse which is pretty cool. Yes, the...More

Thank Al Z
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Went for dinner. The appetizers were good, they were out of some main dishes and I wasnt told until after appetizer courses. Wine was decent. The service was terrible.

Thank aspenoak
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

First time I was here. I was sure it was small place and I was lucky to come in the perfect day that everything was going well Since I am in the business I know Consisting is the name of the game. Taste .Service. Quantity...More

Thank Efi J
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Excellent authentic Moroccan, with a range of great light staples. Particularly useful is the 5 appetizers for $20, you can sample the labneh, tabbouleh, and more classic staples. Pair this with a simple but delicious entree and it easily feeds 2 people. They also have...More

Thank BobGod8
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were in the neighborhood and stumbled across this place while trying to find a place for a decent dinner. Very simple, somewhat dated interior, could use a refresh. But food was very good, and service was very friendly. For appetizer, we had the roasted...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The place is dirty. I had to return my glass of vine because the glass smelled to detergent.I hope we are not going to have stomachache in a few hours. Lets cross fingers

Thank Kati K
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Brunch on a hot day was in order for us hungry 3 and on recommendation made our way here. Two vegetarian platters and a challah french toast with mixed berries could have served 6. We savoured the beautifully presented and delicious food, the great decor...More

Thank Gary W
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23 May 2018|
Response from Allan S | Reviewed this property |
Not as good as morroco but one of the best in nyc. Try it for yourself to see
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1569 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10029-6209
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Harlem
  • Neighbourhood: East Harlem
  • Phone Number: +1 212-289-0089
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