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178 Stanton St, New York City, NY 10003-7005
+1 212-777-8443
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  • Average5%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
178 Stanton St, New York City, NY 10003-7005
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Colors in search of good gluten-free food, something in which New York trails far behind London. Colors was a fantastic find. The food is great and the menu is 100% gluten free. I had an excellent thick cut pork chop...More

2  Thank Tryppy
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We have been in New York, visiting from London, for 4 days now and finding good gluten free food has been difficult....until we came to Colors! Amazing gluten free food. I had the buttermilk fried chicken with grits and chipotle honey and hubby had the...More

1  Thank Ronke M
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Wonderful to not have to worry what foods have gluten in them from the menu! And it tasted great. I had fried chicken with grits!

1  Thank gingerspicePortland
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This very cute restaurant made us so happy. Everything we ate was amazing. It was the best friend chicken that we have ever had, it was hard to believe that it was gluten free. The staff was very attentive and made our dining experience so...More

1  Thank Tiffany R
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Booked a reservation for our anniversary date night and it was the perfect choice! Our first time to Colors and we will definitely be back soon. Everything was delicious and 100% gluten free. I was very impressed with the appetizers. It has been many many...More

Thank Foxtrotx
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Went here on our first night in New York. It was a really good evening. The staff were excellent - friendly and welcoming - right balance. The food was fantastic. Delicious. And a gluten and dairy free diet was no problem at all. Really encourage...More

1  Thank MHA22
Reviewed 28 May 2016

My sister and I just had a delicious dinner here! The restaurant is a non-profit that provides training for novices working in the food industry. There was a gracious and charming individual inviting us in to dine. Lucky for us we were early for a...More

1  Thank LauraBarrett66
Rosanne M, General Manager at Colors, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words! We're so glad you enjoyed your dinner at COLORS and hope you will be back!

Reviewed 6 May 2016

We are a gluten-free family because two of us have celiac disease. We were going to be in NYC for Thanksgiving so I tried to find a place for dinner that we would be safe. After calling many popular restaurants and not being convinced the...More

1  Thank 278Sunny2105
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Its very thoughtful food made beautifully and deliciously ! Light and all feels fresh and good for you. Service was on point, attentive, easy and friendly. Atmosphere was relaxed but perfectly suitable for date night. Its also a non profit ! My husband and I...More

Thank creamybuddha
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Not only is colors an amazing restaurant it is a nonprofit started by workers from 911 Please don't miss this place. The food is outstanding and you are supporting a great cause

Thank bdw720
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Stanton St, New York City, NY 10003-7005
    (Astor Place)
  • Public Transportation: 6 train to Astor Place, R & W to 8th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-777-8443
  • E-mail
Serving a 100% gluten-free menu, COLORS is a non-profit restaurant started by restaurant workers displaced from the World Trade Center tragedy. COLORS is sponsored by Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC) United. We believe in sourcing natural ingredients from local farmers and we believe in sustainability for our workforce by providing a living wage.
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