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Yefsi Estiatorio

1481 York Ave, New York City, NY 10075-8842
+1 212-535-0293
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“greek salad” (13 reviews)
“taramasalata” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
1481 York Ave, New York City, NY 10075-8842
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Greek salad appetizer was very good, but not huge (the feta cheese was excellent but the salad had a little too much green peppers for me). We also ordered the Yefsi (fried zucchini and eggplant) chips which were also good and plentiful (too much...More

Thank Susan2350
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten at this restaurant many times since it has opened. It is a neighborhood restaurant that always has a crowd. I requested that my three friends and myself eat in the garden . Restaurant did accommodate us. The main part of the restaurant...More

Thank Yorkiemom520
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Our friends ordered a table for us to meet in their neighborhood and they frequent the place so I expected an above average eating venture. But I was disappointed. Albeit the baby lamb rack my wife did chose was very good, my bisteki was below...More

Thank JmK4
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner was solid. Octopus was sold out which was a bummer. We shared Taramosalata that was great with perfect amount of salt and sweetness, and sausages with black eye peas. Both the Bronzino and Swordfish were good; comparatively the Swordfish was slightly better. Green beans...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The food is very good but I do think expensive. It is also noisy. They do have an outside eating area and if weather was better we would have eaten there. The wines are all Greek so I had a Greek beer

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We ate at Yefsi Estiatonigrio on York last night, and really enjoyed the pretty venue, the outstanding and friendly service, and the happy diners. Cleanliness was very good, including the men's room. The mezze was excellent; I particularly liked the spicy feta and the hummus...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I've known Yefsi and chef/owner Chris for many years...it has been one of my NYC favorites since it opened. I don't miss living in New York but I do miss eating at Yefsi...whenever I have to be in the city, I comfort myself with Chris'...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This is one of my favorite restaurants in NYC, and not just because I live two blocks away:) The food is ALWAYS amazing and the service is excellent. I've never had a bad meal here and they are always so warm and welcoming. I've tried...More

Thank tracydepascale
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We came to New York for a 4 day holiday and to see all the great and amazing sites New York has to offer .....we decided we wand t visit a Greek restaurant,we went on the web and yelfsi looked ideal,as they catered for my...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Wants to try something new in the neighborhood and found this on OpenTable. What took me so long to find the place?!?! Great food, great looking restaurant, excellent service. Greek food that was fresh, tasty and interesting. Loved this place!

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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1481 York Ave, New York City, NY 10075-8842
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-535-0293
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