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240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
+1 212-582-5100
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fusilli” (113 reviews)
“octopus” (156 reviews)
“seafood” (171 reviews)
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11:30 - 23:30 Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
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Reviewed today via mobile

Recommended by a friend to try out this restaurant and we were not disappointed. If you are planning to visit Central Park, come here for lunch or dinner! Ok, even if you are not, still come! Great food, comfortable ambience, efficient service and value for...More

Thank jan1ce_csh
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

3rd time here and still fantastic. The service is very attentive and friendly despite being a big dining room. Wine list is great and the food amazing. We had trio of crudo, each fish had a garni which made it more than just raw fish,...More

Thank norvagabond
Reviewed 6 days ago

Marea and it's tasting .menu are not to be missed! It is without a doubt in my top 5 dinners and not to sound snobby, but I am in the hospitality industry and have eaten at all of the finest restaurants...Marea is definitely at the...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 days ago

If I could give this place 6 stars I would. A couple members of our party were delayed due to weather. I was afraid our reservation would be canceled when we didn't all show up on time. Not only was the restaurant accomodating, the staff...More

Thank Mathew Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Marea after Dizzy's Club and had the best time on a Saturday night! Heard from several NYC friends that Josh is the best bartender in town - best maritini I've ever had! Great hang out spot in Columbus Circle/CPS area.

2  Thank Soloj19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times and really enjoy coming here for lunch. The entrance is a bit unassuming but folks coming here know what their looking for given the Michelin stars and good rep. Seafood is key here and the set menu for lunch is...More

Thank FoodieMoos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

OK. Let me start by explaining that we went here for the second time - on a special occasion - because the first time, some 8-9 years ago - was so good. This time though, eh. We went for the tasting menu - oysters, octopus,...More

Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in one of the best in New York or anywhere. The food is simply fantastic, the service is wonderful and the entire experience is one of the best I've had in any restaurant. Recommend the lobster and burrata, any of...More

Thank wrldwonder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice dinner and a good overall experience. Service was nice and it’s quite a big restaurant for a 2 Michelin stars. We had nice fresh seafood as starers and pasta as a main course. Portions are quite big so you get...More

Thank Sabrinoula
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Classic NY Bar and restaurant with excellent service and a menu that has something for everyone but their pastas are outstanding. Presentation is professional and the staff is warm and welcoming.

Thank Jim M
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18 February 2018|
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Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
You will see everything but do dress nicely ...smart casual works as do sweaters, sports jackets and suits. I would not recommend sloppy!
22 September 2017|
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Response from Esmosier | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a beautiful bar area !
21 August 2017|
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Response from MatsSamaras | Reviewed this property |
There is No nasty surprises in this fantastic restaurant and you will get a Perfect full glass for each course. They serve their fantastic wines as you should serve them, perfect temperate! They really have a amazing... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
  • Public Transportation: Marea is located near Columbus Circle, a hub for the A, B, C, D and 1 subways lines. One block east and one block south at 57th St. and 7th Ave guests may utilize either the N, Q, R, W subway lines.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-582-5100
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Marea Ristorante, located in one of Manhattans most storied addresses, features Chef Michael White's ode to Italian seafood. From his trademark handmade pastas to his fresh crudo and whole fish, Chef White is committed to reinventing the notion of seafood in New York.
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