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1308 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10128-1351
+1 212-534-7522
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“duck confit” (7 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1308 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10128-1351
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pascalou is a small French restaurant on two levels in a wonderful upper east side location almost directly across Madison Avenue from the ever more pricey Sarabeth’s. The tables are a bit cramped but the service is delightful and friendly. Most importantly we had great...More

Thank Gene K
lottie b, Owner at Pascalou, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We strive to please. Thank you for the great feedback and hope to see you again. Lottie

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! My wife and I enjoyed our lunch time today after a visit to Mt Sinai. This is our second visit and we enjoyed the excellent experience. We ordered off the Price Fixe Menu. I had the Caesar Salad, Beef Short Ribs and finished off...More

Thank Rich P
lottie b, Owner at Pascalou, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. Next time you are in, remind me that you are from Alabama, I am from Mississippi and love when fellow southerners are in Pascalou. Lottie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in New York to visit family and celebrate a birthday. Had dinner with 6 people on a Friday night. This restaurant was able to accommodate us with a few hours notice giving us a table for 6 at an early time. Everyone loved...More

Thank EllCPA
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This petite bistro is wonderful. We had their Prix Fix dinner and the choices were plentiful and delicious. The wine the waiter recommended was perfect. The meal was delicious and the portions just right. The service was attentive. This place is a real find. We...More

Thank etnbanker
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Love this local favorite on the UES. In town for a few days so stopped by for early dinner and it was delicious. I started with an artichoke salad and followed with Roast Salmon. My wife started with a film tart stuffed with cheese and...More

Thank allerton21
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My husband & I called, squeezed in at a busy time if we came running and are happy we did. I recommend making a reservation unless you are dining at an 'off' time, say particularly early or late for dinner. I enjoyed the mixed field...More

Thank travelin_at_leisure
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We were walking through Central Park , became hungry. My wife’s great grandmother lived in neighborhood east of Central Park so headed that way. We run into Pascalou’s, check it out on Trip Advisor. Highly recommended, so tried it. The reviews were right, hidden gem...More

Thank robhendry
lottie b, Owner at Pascalou, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for the great review and rating. We are happy you and your wife found us and hope to see you again. Lottie

Reviewed 16 September 2017

We went there for brunch. The food selection and quality was great! This is a place to go If you want authentic quality French cuisine.

Thank JoeTheTraver
lottie b, Owner at Pascalou, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thanks for the great review.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

My friend were grabbing a quick bite before going to a fashion show near by and this was the perfect place. The food was delicious and the ambiance was great!

Thank Antoinette R
lottie b, Owner at Pascalou, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for the 5 star feedback. I truly appreciate that you had such a positive experience in my restaurant. Lottie

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is our go-to for a neighborhood dinner. Cute cozy place. I would not suggest going out of your way, but it's a great option if you're in Carnegie Hill

Thank Doby47
lottie b, Owner at Pascalou, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

We love being your neighborhood go-to place. We will try and work harder to be someone's go-to out-of-the way place. Lottie

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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21 May 2016|
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Response from allerton21 | Reviewed this property |
I do not think they have more than about 40 seats, but it would be definitely necessary to reserve in advance to see what they can accommodate. In the same block of Madison Avenue between 93 and 94 Streets are (listed by... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10128-1351
    (93rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: 4 train to 96th Street, 4, 5 & 6 trains to 86th Street, and M1, M2, M3 & M4 buses to within one block of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-534-7522
  • E-mail
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