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Amaranth Restaurant

21 E 62nd St, New York City, NY 10065-7222
+1 212-980-6700
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
21 E 62nd St, New York City, NY 10065-7222
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by for lunch, party of two. Hostess seated us at a front table immediately. Our meals were light and fresh - and we did not feel rushed. Ivanka Trump and a friend were at an adjacent table. Enjoyed the visit and would return.

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a party of 7 persons, originally 8. The maitre'd was very gracious, food was very good, service could have been a little better but they were busy for a Monday night. My guests enjoyed their dishes, seafood was fresh and they all looked...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The food is always wonderful. Tonight the waiter basically thru our meal at us. Such a shame to leave a restaurant you really love so disenchanted. It will be a while before we return.

Thank barrydorfman
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

luckily we happened to go into this restaurant when we were lingering in upper east side. the food and wine are great. from a Taipei resident perspective, I strongly recommend it.

Thank Charlene T
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Great place for casual dining and pleasant food. Quite extensive menu. Love the fried zucchini and shrimp starter. Tomato and olive starter is also always great.

Thank NewYorkCityUes
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Stylish restaurant just off Madison Avenue. Good atmosphere although spoiled by a table of loud young ladies who had obviously too many pre-dinner drinks! My wife had a very good dish of linguine. My plate of fruits de mer although beautifully presented was slightly over-cooked....More

Thank Neri I
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Our eggplant 🍆 napoleon and penne bolognois with fresh Italian bread & hot black coffee made a lovely Sunday luncheon that we enjoyed dining in the open air. The hospitality & service could have been improved .. the management & staff were a bit indifferent...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

With its outdoor seating and wonderful menu of French and Italian specialties, Amaranth is the perfect neighborhood joint to hang out with friends and family while people watching.

Thank David F
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Ate here at the recommendation of our hotel. Typical high priced food for the area. Saw a celebrity or two. Appears to be a go to place for people watching.

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had been here before and decided to stop in again. The service was excellent. We both had gazpacho which was cool , tasty and hit the spot. I had a special of the day which had tiger shrimp, fennel, apple and...More

Thank Steve M
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 E 62nd St, New York City, NY 10065-7222
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-980-6700
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