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Azalea

224 W 51st St, Between Broadway & 8th avenue, New York City, NY 10019-6202
+1 212-262-0105
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
DESCRIPTION
A recipient of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award in 2016, Azalea is an easy choice for families with children. One diner shared, "We had the seafood ravioli special...More
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
224 W 51st St, Between Broadway & 8th avenue, New York City, NY 10019-6202
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This dinner was included in a vacation package we had purchased. The restaurant is located very conveniently next to The Gershwin Theater where we were going to see a show after dinner. The staff was incredible from the hostess to all of the wait staff...More

Thank Troy H
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Troy! Thank you for the kind words. It's evident from your review that we were able to provide you with a great overall experience and rest assured we would continue to provide the same feeling. Do allow us the opportunity to serve you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our hotel recommended Azalea for our pre-Wicked dinner. We arrived two hours prior to the show. We were seated, ordered some wine, and looked over the menu. Shortly, we placed our orders. Then we waited. And waited some more. We saw other diners come in...More

Thank Debbie P
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Debbie! Thank you for stopping by and giving us the opportunity to serve. We apologize for the trouble you had to go through with your order getting delayed. However, it's good to learn that you liked your meal and we were able to retain...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

First of all… Made a reservation online and received a text confirmation of this reservation. Unbeknownst to me I received a subsequent text stating they had no tables available. Although I do appreciate them fitting us in, The six of us were squeezed into a...More

Thank Jackie B
ResponseTeamNY, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hello! Please accept our apologizes for the inconvenience caused to you due to the lack of availability of tables. The experience you got is certainly not what we want our customers to leave with. We would love the opportunity to make this right, but can...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

My friends and I ate here before catching Wicked and the food was incredible, as was the service. The gnocchi was the best gnocchi I've ever had, and my Moscow mule with fig vodka was delicious. I would definitely recommend this to anyone thinking of...More

Thank Wendi L
ResponseTeamNY, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hi Wendi! Thanks for giving us a try! Feels great to know that the gnocchi and the Moscow mule hit the mark for you! Moreover, everything we do revolves around providing a good service to the customers and we're glad you noticed this. Further, many...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Our hotel concierge recommend Azalea before our theater. We walked over form the hotel and had a very good dinner. We started with an antipasto plate which was well done and tasty. My wife had veal piccata which was perfect and I had veal parmesan...More

Thank scott92
ResponseTeamNY, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hey Scott! Thank you for stopping by and giving us the opportunity to serve you dinner. Feels great to know that you had a good time. Moreover, a lot of effort has been made to make sure that the service adds to the overall dining...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We discovered this restaurant via the Wicked app, which lists this restaurant as one that offers a “complimentary drink to WICKED ticket holders pre or post show.” We certainly had many dining options to chose from considering the multitude of wonderful restaurants in Manhattan. We...More

Thank HeatherJ228
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Our first time here. One plus is the location, next to the Gershwin theatre and close to many others. It is a bit smaller than we expected. It's a busy place and the wait staff has to weave in and out of the tables so...More

Thank Nancy B
ResponseTeamNY, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi Nancy! Thank you for stopping by and giving us the opportunity to serve. It's good to know that you liked the food but weren't particularly pleased with the halibut and the mashed potatoes. We have a culture of constant improvement and feedback like yours...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

Great location if, like us, you're going to see Wicked next door at the Gershwin Theatre (excellent by the way!) We were attracted not just by the location, but by the pleasant décor and white tablecloths (though the latter turned out to have paper tops)....More

Thank Proudag
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you for stopping by and giving us an opportunity to serve. A lot of effort has been made to make sure that the decor adds to the overall dining experience and we're glad that you liked it. We understand that your partner was...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We booked in at the last minute for dinner on a Thursday night, in the mood for something simple, but wanting to try someplace new instead of our usual go-to in the Times Square / Rockefeller Square area. Azalea reviews looked good, so off we...More

1  Thank Kate3717
ResponseTeamNY, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Hello Kate! Thank you for stopping by and giving us the chance to serve. We're happy to learn that you liked the lobster ravioli and mushroom risotto. Your feedback about the service is well taken as we understand that the service plays a vital role...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We grabbed dinner here one evening at 7:30 just after the night's show started. We had a quiet, enjoyable evening. Delicious and freshly made noodles and sauce. Only disappointment was the crème brulee - the sugar top was not crispy but a chewy caramel consistency....More

Thank prs2007
ResponseTeamNY, Customer Service at Azalea, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Hi! Thank you for giving us a try! It's good to know that you liked the noodles and sauce. We take pride in using only fresh & high quality ingredients and we're glad you felt this way! We appreciate your feedback regarding the crème brulee...More

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jcmtl1965
3 April 2018|
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Response from Kim C | Reviewed this property |
As i said in my review, I would not recommend it - the food was not good and service just passable. If you told them you had a show, they would try to accommodate, though.
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JM W
5 February 2018|
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Response from LBIblonde1 | Reviewed this property |
Everything was ala cart. As for the lunch verses dinner hours you would need to contact the restaurant directly. I looked on their website and it didn’t tell me only the times that they were open starting at noon. I will say... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$55
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 W 51st St, Between Broadway & 8th avenue, New York City, NY 10019-6202
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-262-0105
  • E-mail
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