We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Le Monde

$$ - $$$
Manhattan
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
2885 Broadway, New York City, NY 10025-7820
+1 212-531-3939
Website
Today
09:30 - 00:00
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 09:30 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 09:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 09:30 - 01:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

116 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 105: English reviews
USA
Level Contributor
40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been to this restaurant many times during the years, so it was an easy choice when I happened to be in the neighborhood one day in early November. It was a beautiful day, a perfect opportunity to have lunch outside. I was seated, given the menu, but no one showed up for about 20 minutes to take my... More 

Helpful?
Thank morelucknexttime
Lyndonville, Vermont, United States
Level Contributor
86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went on a Saturday night and everything we had was delicious. My wife and I chose the bouillabaisse, featuring fresh red snapper and (too few) mussels. The broth was more of a bisque, but delicious. Grilled salmon was fresh and exceptional and a friend tried the Choucroute Garnie, a tribute to Oktoberfest featuring many wursts. Huge portions, and very... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steve N
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Level Contributor
32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Atlantic salmon was wonderful and my colleagues both really enjoyed their entrees. Good presentation. Never saw our server after placing our order. Had to ask for a dessert menu twice, had to ask for check three times including getting up and going to the host stand. The food's great, but be prepared to start flagging down passing waitstaff because you... More 

Helpful?
Thank Paul G
Austin
Level Contributor
282 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Just a few streets down from Columbia on Broadway, a good cafe spot for lunch. We had the lamb burger which comes with fries and an interesting herb-flavored dip. Rustic bread. Good service, the best part is perhaps the French style ambience.

Helpful?
Thank weyl-59
Level Contributor
62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Was in town for a meeting at Columbia University and walked in to try this place for lunch. They have nice outdoor seating as well as indoor and bar seating. I sat at the bar and was waited on by a very good bartender. Placed my food order, the Chicken Club Sandwich, the service was prompt and the sandwich was... More 

Helpful?
Thank whicheall08
Boulder, Colorado
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We just had a fabulous meal at Le Monde! I had the lamb shank, and it was melt-in-your-mouth delicious! I was scooping up the sauce in my fork, wishing I had a spoon (which of course I could have asked for). Then we had the profiteroles for dessert, and that was also scrumptious. Service was friendly, and we were able... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rosie P
Brookline, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

It was hard to relax and enjoy the outdoor dining and good food at this attractive café, as we were having to pursue service for the duration of our meal. We waited 20 minutes to give our order, and then only after having to track down wait staff. All told, it was 60 minutes from being seated to finally being... More 

Helpful?
Thank Boarding_Group_4
Level Contributor
41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We had our dinner at Le Monde after moving our daughter into her dorm room. This French restaurant has a character! We love going there because you always get great food at a reasonable price. The wait staff is always friendly and the atmosphere is nice, too!

Helpful?
Thank Ming F
Level Contributor
42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We stopped in after a stroll on a summer's eve for a magical LATE dinner! It was a weeknight (9:15) and the crowd at the cafe was a fun-loving bunch. The staff was courteous, welcoming, friendly and helpful ! The sidewalk seating was comfortable and roomy . The mussels were the special feature of the evening... I have never had... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rhonda M
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Le Monde is a cute French Bistro up across from Columbia University. The food is fresh. My daughter had a Croque Monsiuer and it was terrific. The onion soup with gooey melting Gruyere cheese was fantastic. The goat cheese salad was generous and delicicious (I asked for shrimp with mine.) they have indoor and outdoor cafe seating when the weather... More 

Helpful?
Thank trip_1963

Travellers who viewed Le Monde also viewed

 
New York City, NY
 

Been to Le Monde? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 02:00
Monday
09:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 00:00
Thursday
09:30 - 00:00
Friday
09:30 - 01:00
Saturday
09:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2885 Broadway, New York City, NY 10025-7820
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-531-3939

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Le Monde staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?