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Utsav Restaurant

1185 Avenue of the Americas, PLAZA Entrance on 46th St. between 6th & 7th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-2601
+1 212-575-2525
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1185 Avenue of the Americas, PLAZA Entrance on 46th St. between 6th & 7th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-2601
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Utsav Restaurant
1. Truly A Festival!
"If you like Indian cuisine, this is the place for you."
Michael A
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2. Every Bite A Delight!
"Everything was outstanding"
rkaemp
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3. Topnotch!
"everything from service to food was spot on"
Bermytraveller
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1 - 10 of 418 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Literally the worst indian. I've ever been to. Asked 4 times for our drinks, finally turned up with only 1 he then returned with another. Filled me up with 4 glasses of water in the mean time. Twice as many staff as customers, none of...More

Thank Tom B
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 1 October 2017

If you like Indian cuisine, this is the place for you. A unique dining experience in that it located in a breezeway between two buildings. The food is beyond out of this world. The complex subtleties of the flavors is something magical. We ordered from...More

Thank Michael A
utsav1185, Manager at Utsav Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

We are so happy you enjoyed dining with us & have selected your review as our current favorite one!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on Thanksgiving, so was expecting to wait more than usual or even if we'd get in.. We did get in, after around a 20 minute wait. (No issue with that). There was a private function on also so the restaurant was split into two....More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service staff were great & the food was excellent. We wanted to give our friends a taste of India & Utsav made us proud. Our table was ready on time. Fish was one of the items we ordered and it was excellent. The Butter...More

Thank Genny1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Utsav dishes up solid Indian fare in a buffet style. The buffet is small compared to the Silicon Valley powerhouses I am used to (I live in a VERY Indian area), but the dishes were tasty, and both vegetarian and meat dishes are available. The...More

Thank TravelinFieldGuy
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I stay in this area a lot and almost always get take away one night from Utsav. Good selection of food and several innovative twists on traditional Indian.

Thank Octlt
utsav1185, Manager at Utsav Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thanks for the review. We are so glad you enjoy our take out & hope you continue ordering from us!

Reviewed 29 October 2017

Utsav Indian Restaurant is an Indian restaurant situated in the heart of midtown. The restaurant is close to major landmarks in town such as Rockefeller Center and Times Square which is very convenient to go to. The word "Utsav" has a meaning of Festival in...More

Thank ladyteex
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went to Utsav last week pre-theater. The service was poor. We waited 10-15 minutes after we sat down for our waiter to come and take out order. Every time they cleared our plates after each course, they spilled a little food on the table and...More

Thank Willcobs
utsav1185, Manager at Utsav Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thanks for your wonderful review of UTSAV!

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Four of us went for a meal. The service was excellent as was the food. The prices were much as expected. We found a lovely wine at a good price but weren't able to get a second bottle - we had to choose one at...More

Thank Charles K
utsav1185, Manager at Utsav Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thanks for your review. We appreciate your feedback about the wine & are looking into it. We look forward to seeing you here again soon!

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Came here with an old work colleague for lunch on a Wednesday. We arrived at 12:15 and there was no wait and plenty of tables. It became very crowded by 12:45. The buffet had a nice variety of food, lots of hot dishes with written...More

Thank Dan P
utsav1185, Manager at Utsav Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thanks for your review. We ae glad you enjoyed our lunch buffet & hope to see you here again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1185 Avenue of the Americas, PLAZA Entrance on 46th St. between 6th & 7th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-2601
    (46th St., b/w 6th & 7th Aves.)
  • Public Transportation: F,B,V,and D to Rockefeller center; N,R to 42nd St.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-575-2525
  • E-mail
Description
At Ustav you can savor a contemporary dining experience that does not compromise the traditional flavors that embody the festiveness of authentic Indian cuisine. Within an atmosphere of relaxed elegance, diners experience a blend of sophisticated flavors from the piquant offerings of the Konkan coastline to the temperate flavors of Kasmir. From the delicately spiced seafood of Bengal to the richly flavored curries of Punjab.
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