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558 Broome Street, New York City, NY 10013 (Varick St)
+1 212-228-2222
17:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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New York City, New York
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242 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Get a reservation - this place is tiny. We ended up doing the three course instead of the two, and started with cheese fondue (you get to pick between a series of mixes, but we went with the classic Cheddar and Monterey Jack) with croutons and salad to dip. Then we picked two kinds of meat (we went with filet... More 

Thank NYCJulieB
Weston, Florida
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small place, small tables but no too close to your fellow guests. Amazing fondue. We had the classic old Swiss cheese fondue and filet mignon cooked in canola oil. Couldn't have been better. Also had milk chocolate fondue for dessert, delicious!! Will go again!

Thank Andre S
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of New York's less known gems. The fondue here is the best I have found in the city so far, so much so that I come here from the upper east side when I feel like having fondue. The meal works as follows: salad, followed by a cheese fondue (go for the Perigord with the truffle Amazing!),... More 

Thank Stephanie G
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Food was great but the service was fantastic. Got a plate and didn't like it, the manager brought us 3 different fondu plates to make up for it plus one to go. Amazing experience.

Thank Ernesto M
Mexico City, Mexico
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We went to Taureau and we had a lovely and delicious dinner! Great and friendly service, and the food was awesome! We ordered the cheese and truffle fondue and it was great. Romantic place, for couples is great!

Thank xvmc
San Diego, California
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We've been coming to Taureau 1-2x per year for the last 5 years. Very consistent, reliable, and good. Tonight, we were served flank steak that could not be chewed. We told the waitress, she said she's been here since September and this is the way it's been since then. Well, that's great, but that's not how it's been all the... More 

Thank Glenn P
Millersville, Maryland
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Our son booked Taureau for our daughters 19th birthday and we were amazed by the excellent service and food. The fondue was amazing. A variety of cheeses to choose from, meats,dipping sauces and chocolate with fruits, cake for dipping. Never felt rushed. Will definitely return on our next NYC trip!

Thank Middy44
Philomath, Oregon
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We loved the atmosphere and the food was outstanding! We like The Melting Pot but loved this! We took our 15 year old niece there and she really enjoyed the experience - we didn't have reservations but were lucky to get in so call ahead to be sure 👍

1 Thank Tamrahrah
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

I love Taureau. True, I love all fondue, but Taureau was especially cute and fun. The server overheard me say it was my birthday and brought me extra fruit with a candle in the desert round. So sweet. I was absolutely stuffed by the end of the meal. The meat especially will not disappoint. BYOB would be better, which apparently... More 

Thank M C
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

My son took us to Taureau to celebrate his first official paycheck. We were delighted with his choice of restaurant - from the minute you arrive, you feel very pampered and everything is explained to you. The service was excellent and the fondue was the best we have ever eaten in the States. The quantities are generous and very tasty.... More 

Thank Wendy S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 558 Broome Street, New York City, NY 10013
    (Varick St)
  • Public Transportation: Canal 1-9 Subway 2 blocks South Spring Street E and C 2 blocks North
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-228-2222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?