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Amaranth Restaurant

21 E 62nd St, New York City, NY 10065-7222
+1 212-980-6700
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“focaccia” (15 reviews)
“halibut” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 E 62nd St, New York City, NY 10065-7222
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We almost ate at the restaurant around the corner, right on Madison, but I was dismayed by the attitude of the Maitre de there, and reviews online. As my partner, an ever aspiring foodie had eaten at Amaranth last year, after looking at their menu...More

Thank Kay F
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Every experience here is better than the previous one. The quality of the food and the excellent service contribute to a wonderful dining experience.

Thank F8314LTjackf
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Took 30 mins for two salads.... waitress was MIA.... the other waiters took over and did a great job Nicoise Salad was small but tasty.... added seared tuna... Desert was the highlight.... napoleon with berries

Thank tanaz m
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The is a small restaurant just off Madison Avenue that is know to all the locals in the area. The food is great, the service is always perfect, and the prices are very reasonable. Their soups are homemade and never with any fillers, their Dover...More

Thank Gregory H
Reviewed 28 February 2018

My mom and I came for dinner on an overnight in the city. This is a little gem on the Upper East Side. We shared a lasagna special that was prepared perfectly and a veal dish with olives, tomatoes and a delicious sauce. I really...More

Thank stephanieschwartz15
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Décor is nothing special, but what a great dining experience! The service was absolutely outstanding, and my food was beautifully cooked and presented. Has a “local” feel to it, and this all adds up to a top-notch dining experience :) With so many wonderful restaurants...More

Thank 5268Y
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a superb weekend lunch. The ambiance is tasteful and relaxed. The service is professional and the food is delicious. I highly recommend this French Bistro. The branzzino and halibut are the best. Also, side order fries.

Thank Nocke
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Food was very good and very classic. Service was very good as well. They have a nice wine menu as well. My only complaint was dessert. It was not up to the standards of everything else.

Thank BellaFella82
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Had dinner with my family. The place had very good vibes without being pretentious. Service was on the spot very accommodating and efficient,Had the focaccia with spinach and robiola cheese for the table was good. Vitello tonnato excellent and the egg plant was good but...More

Thank orlandini98
Reviewed 6 December 2017

My wife and her friends enjoy this restaurant so much that they come here to celebrate her birthday every year. They love the ambiance, the food, and the service.

Thank Jack F
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 E 62nd St, New York City, NY 10065-7222
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-980-6700
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