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Amali

115 E 60th Street, b/t Park Ave & Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10022
+1 212-339-8363
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
17:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
115 E 60th Street, b/t Park Ave & Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10022
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11 - 20 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2017

We came here for lunch after my daughter's small intimate wedding at Christchurch, just over the road on Park Avenue. The staff couldn't have been more helpful and attentive, and the food was absolutely delicious. We had a room at the back of the restaurant...More

Thank Jan H
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Jan H, Thank you for this wonderful review. I'm happy to hear you had such a positive expereince with us. Please email me the next time you'd like to dine with us so that I may book your reservation for you and thank you in...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

The ambiance is that of a local spot; you would probably walk by and not ever stop if you didn't know about this place, but I love the busy vibe and great food. The service was wonderful, too.

Thank jtt37
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

jtt37, Thank you for this wonderful review. Please email me the next time you'd like to dine with us so that I may book your reservation for you and thank you in person. James james@amalinyc.com

Reviewed 23 December 2016

Its a bit of a walk for the theater crowd...but a nice way to build up an appetite for their amazing food. We made pre-theater reservations and had no issue making our 8pm show. We ordered the grilled octopus, the bolognese and the duck. And...More

Thank Jennifer C
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Jennifer C, Thank you for this wonderful review. I'm glad that you had such a positive experience with us. Please email me the next time you'd like to dine with us so that I may book your reservation for you and thank you in person....More

Reviewed 13 December 2016

We went here pre-theatre when we couldn't get a reservation at a theatre-district restaurant. So glad this happened! This was a really delicious, creative, superb dinner. The staff was professional. A quite, quaint, smallish place that, if in the neighborhood, is well worth a visit.More

Thank PucksterColorado
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

PucksterColorodo, Thank you for this wonderful review. I'm so glad you discovered us and that you had such a positive experience. Please email me the next time you'd like to dine with us so that I may book your reservation for you and thank you...More

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner. We had excellent service. The food was excellent. Grilled octopus and brick chicken were stand outs. Dessert was incredible. Lovely setting, but it gets loud. Portions were pretty good, but drinks were pricey. (Not unusual for midtown)More

Thank rodgernm
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Hi rodgernm, I'm so glad that you had such a positive experience at Amali. You had our two most popular entrees! Next time you'd like to dine with us please email me so that I can personally thank you and reserve you a table in...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

Dined here our first night in Manhattan; chose it based on proximity, reviews, and website menus. Loved it! Chicken Under-A-Brick was the best my chicken husband EVER ate (cripy-crunchy outside and deliciously moist insid with great flavor), the chard appetizer with plums and crispy sweet...More

Thank ncarol
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

ncarol, Thank you for this wonderful review. I'm so glad to hear that you and your husband had such a positive experience. The Chicken Under-A-Brick is one of our most popular entrees! Please email me personally the next time you'd like to dine with us...More

Reviewed 22 October 2016

What nice people staff this restaurant and what terrific flavors. Dale had shrimp that had wonderful spices on them and I had octopus as an appetizer. Dale brought her own gluten free pasta and the chef used it to make a dish for her. I...More

Thank doug100worth
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

doug100worth, Thank you for this wonderful review. I'm so glad to hear that you and Dale had such a positive experience and very happy that we were able to accommodate his dietary needs. Please email me personally the next time you'd like to dine with...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016

My wife and I went to Amali for Sunday brunch while on a weekend visit to New York. We'd found the place through a recommendation on a foodie blog, and chose it because we love Mediterranean food. Amali exceeded our expectations. It has a nice...More

Thank James C
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

James C, Thank you for this wonderful review. I'm so glad that you found us and had such a positive experience. It's always fun for us when we get to introduce a guest to new wine. Please email me personally the next time you're in...More

Reviewed 23 September 2016

Excellent food. Sort of Mediterranean with an Italian twist. Nice salad to start, then lamb and pasta both well seasoned and delicious. Look forward to returning.More

Thank Michael B
James M, Owner at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Michael B, Thank you so much for this wonderful review. I'm glad to hear that you had such a positive experience with us. Please email me personally when you'd like to dine with us again so that I may make your reservation and thank you...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Many of the menu dishes were not available. Poor service. Very disappointed with the place. The food very standardMore

Thank Susana W
James M, General Manager at Amali, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

Susana I am sorry you were disappointed. I know we close for the holiday weekend so if you dined the Friday night of Labor Day Weekend (which is what it appears) it is possible that we may have sold out of a handful of dishes....More

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misbms
7 May 2016|
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Response from Irv D | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are wheel chair accessible. No stairs. Don't know about rabbit.
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Aaron G
18 April 2016|
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Response from James M | Property representative |
Aaron - we have three different private rooms at Amali but there is an additional cost. If you prefer to dine, a la carte, we will put an entry in the notes regarding a quiet table. The Skylight Room in the rear is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E 60th Street, b/t Park Ave & Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10022
    (Between Lexington and Park Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: N, R, W, 4, 5 & 6 trains to Lexington Avenue - 59th Street. F train to Lexington Avenue - 63rd Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-339-8363
  • E-mail
Description
Amali is a farm-driven Mediterranean restaurant on the border of Midtown East and the Upper East Side. Called “one of the best in Midtown” (New York Magazine), Amali's menu focuses on Italian and Greek dishes, and offers an award-winning wine list with over 400 selections. Since opening in 2011, Amali has received critical praise for its cuisine and sustainable practices from The New York Times, The Obama White House, James Beard House, Eater and virtually every major wine publication.
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