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Momofuku Ko

8 Extra Pl, New York City, NY 10003
+1 212-203-8095
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“caviar” (23 reviews)
“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“razor clams” (8 reviews)
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Asian, International, Fusion
8 Extra Pl, New York City, NY 10003
Neighbourhood: East Village
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great experience having had such good reviews, but my expectations were too high. I thought the proportions of the dishes were somewhat inconsistent. All the way from small bites to huge entre sized dishes. Sitting at the counter was fun watching all...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the experience of eating here, although I was surprised for a 2* place that there wasn't something more! The food was amazing, the service great, and we really enjoed the wine pairing. However, I just felt it lacked a little, but not quite...More

Thank SarahMD1979
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our wedding anniversary when we were in NYC and when we are at home, we usually book a Michelin starred restaurant to celebrate this. We wanted to do this when we were in New York and were looking for somewhere that was different...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We expected more surprise for a Michelin star restaurant! The dishes are just looking good but most of the them are too strong in flavor and are too salty, not sure if the chefs did try the taste of all dishes, plus the service was...More

Thank Rin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Momofuku Ko was absolutely fantastic! On this trip we ate at Aquavit, Jungsik, Junoon, Jean Georges, and Momofuku Ko. Momofuku Ko was the winner hands down. The service was fantastic - very friendly and welcoming, always on the spot to refill drinks etc., and always...More

Thank skline2
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Took my wife for after-theatre date night during a recent week in the city, having tried for years to get a table. It was, hands down, the best tasting menu I've ever had in my native New York City and one of the top I've...More

Thank Cotswolds_Distillery
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Had dinner there last friday. Really fantastic dinner. I ate here with friends. We are drinking group. In addition to the real fantastic food the cocktails were memorable. Highlight of the dinner was the duck and the razor clams. Expensive Expensive. But worth it for...More

Thank Mlleron
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I'll just start and say that the food and creativity level is unbelievable, now you ask why only 3 stars? Here at this restaurant everyone sits around a bar top which is cool but the chairs are extremely uncomfortable. I had to stand several times...More

Thank DrSidneyShaw9004
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We were fortunate to dine at the counter at Momofuku Ko and loved every mouthful and every minute of it. The staff and service was exceptional and the interaction with the kitchen staff was a highlight. The degustation menu was one of the best I...More

1  Thank Might1day
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

A perfect NYC Saturday. A sunny but very cold walk down to East Village and then this explosion of tastes. A brilliant restaurant with the most competent staff. An unforgettable lunch with 18 courses!

Thank HanniHannover
East Village
There’s still an independent vibe to the East Village,
which offers plenty of unique small businesses
catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
students alike. The East Village retains a bit of the
old-time neighbourhood feel that you can still
experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned
shops, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. The scale of
the residential blocks makes this a wonderful place to
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How to get a reservation?
15 October 2015|
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Response from Canadalian | Reviewed this property |
You can reserver online via their website. The size of your group, determines how far in advance you can book according to their website. The text below was copied from the home page for KO RESERVATIONS ko now accepts... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$125 - US$195
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Extra Pl, New York City, NY 10003
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-203-8095
  • E-mail