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Uptown Lounge & Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Upper East Side
American, Bar, Pub
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1576 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10128 (88th / 89th Streets)
+1 212-828-1388
11:00 - 01:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 00:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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New York City, New York
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Was convinced by friends to try this place again despite having a bad meal the last time. Not a good idea. The menu has changed for the worse (it is much smaller) and the portions are literally half the size of what they used to be. They forgot one important ingredient in the Thai chicken wrap - the chicken! Yes,... More 

Thank vacances
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Everything here was wonderful: service, food, ambiance! Nice and large and also has a small semi-private party room at the back. Nice size. I had the steak sandwich and loved every bite. I would definitely return here and recommend this place to others. We came with a large group. They have a semi private room in the back which was... More 

Thank Florence M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

Nice backyard garden spot to eat too. Great location & easy to get too. Great hamburgers & appetizers.

Rehoboth Beach
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304 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

Five of us went here for brunch this morning. We were very pleased with the menu choices and the fact that there is basically one price and it includes 2 beverages, a side of bacon or sausage with an entree, and an entree that came with home fries. While the huevos rancheros (altho we ordered spicy) were bland, the portions... More 

Thank shirley0415
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

This place is a great neighborhood spot for your regular bar bites, burgers etc. Then they go beyond that with nice "higher end" entrees Brunch is great!. i live a block away go there once a week.

Thank nick M
Bedford, New York
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Went here for brunch and hosted a family gathering of 9 people. Had requested a quiet table and made reservations 2 months in advance. They honored my request and gave us a great table in a quieter spot. Food was very good (except chicken, advocado sandwich was dry). While I realize it is a busy time of year, (and our... More 

Thank Firstlade
Brooklyn, New York
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150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

Awesome atmosphere, nice crowd, great service. We had some appetizers and they were good not great. I highly recommend the place and I do intend to go back to try their real food because it did look and smell awesome. l

Thank adam r
New York City, New York
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255 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

Recently had the pleasure of having a Saturday brunch at Uptown Lounge & Restaurant. The value and quality was excellent. They offer brunch from 11am-4pm on Saturday and Sundays (reservations accepted) for $16.95 p/p including 2 drinks each. The menu choices are varied and tasty. I went with the salmon benedict, which was creamy and delicious. My friends had variations... More 

Thank PattyLongIsland
Brooklyn, New York
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461 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

This review is purely for their happy hour. They have good specials on drinks and on some food. The drinks are decent. My friends and I ordered several of their different types of martinis and they were not the best we've ever had but overall very enjoyable. The appetizers were ordered were fine. Nothing special but not bad. The prices... More 

Thank Jvalliant
New York City, New York
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340 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

$5,00 drafts and $5.00 for a small burger during Happy Hour. Nice atmosphere. The Pretzel bites are okay, but the mustard sauce that comes with it need somethimg to give it more zing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1576 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10128
    (88th / 89th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Just blocks from the 4/5/6 stop at 86th Street & Lexington Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-828-1388
The Uptown is the Upper East Side's premiere destination for a casual, yet elegant, night out. We offer an extensive wines by the glass program, innovative cocktail menu & signature drinks, new Craft Beers, and an approachable yet sophisticated menu, The Uptown is perfect for a first date, dinner with friends, drinks after work or anything in between. Our private skylight Room is perfect for your next special event or occasion.

We recently renovated, so come check out our new look!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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