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Avra Estiatorio

141 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1223
+1 212-759-8550
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (53 reviews)
“greek salad” (55 reviews)
“seafood” (90 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
141 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1223
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived in the city mid-afternoon and didn't want to starve until our evening gala. Avra has a nice selection of small plates. We enjoyed the haloumi, grilled sardines, and grilled octopus. I took off 1 star only because it took so long to get...More

Thank SchnauzerBridget
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has amazing food and a nice variety. Although it features seafood, there is also plenty for someone like me who does not eat seafood. The service was terrific, the food amazing the crowd was lively. Thoroughly enjoyable experience.

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't been here for a while, but I wasn't disappointed. Top-notch Greek food. We all had the Bronzino - with no regrets. Good wine list and excellent service. My only complaint was the acoustics. The place was crammed and it was noisy... Too cold to...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well prepared and delicious seafood. We enjoyed the octopus appetizer and had the seafood stew while my wife enjoyed the swordfish. We like it so much that we went back later in the week for lunch with friends for an equally pleasant meal.

Thank lee h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Felt as if I were back in Greece. Super fresh fish. I had the warm seafood salad, my dining companions had swordfish brochette and lobster ravioli. We were all pleased.

Thank Graphiker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful evening to sit outside for early dinner. We were seated on time for the reservation and they were able to nicely accommodate our request for an outside table on a crowded evening. Courteous reception desk staff and service. Dishes a little pricey for the...More

Thank glenside
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our event organizer reserved this restaurant for our writing committee of 22 people while we were in New York and the food and service were exquisite. We had a fixed, 5 course menu of Melintzanosalata, Htipiti served with pita, Plaki, truffle fries, field greens, Spanakoriza,...More

Thank worldadventurer2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The decor here is as delicious as any of the food, which by the way is excellent. Lots of wonderful choices whether you like meat, fish or vegan. The service is as great as you will find anywhere. Be aware of two things: 1. It...More

Thank CuriousTravelerRadio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ripoff! This is a copy of Greek estatorios that are better quality. Trendy, but very mediocre food. If you are spending $100 a person to sit down and have a glass of wine, you will do way better than here

Thank bobbob54
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The food is spectacular. The service good. The prices for lunch very reasonable. A bit high for dinner. The best Greek Salad in Manhattan. The atmosphere is pleasant and it is always a jog to dine here.

Thank Jim D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1223
    (Between 3rd Ave. and Lexington)
  • Public Transportation: All trains to Grand Central Station. 4,5,6 to 51st Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-759-8550
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Avra Estiatorio is a restaurant that transports you to the Greece of your imagination. The sky is vivid blue and the air is drenched with sunlight and the aroma of freshly caught fish grilling over an open fire.
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