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Uncle Nick's

747 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-6617
+1 212-245-7992
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“moussaka” (19 reviews)
“flaming cheese” (17 reviews)
“greek salad” (21 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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747 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-6617
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

If you walk too fast you might go right passed this restaurnt. But if you are lucky you will find it and be able to enjoy great food. The servers are wonderful. When I went to order a large house salad to share with a...More

Thank passionate-gardener
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Top notch Greek comfort food. Was here for a buisniess meeting and the food sealed the deal! Started with the three dips combo served with warm pita bread, the moved on to a very large Greek country salad. Very fresh! For our main we shared...More

Thank DrSidneyShaw9004
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

If you want really good basic Greek food like someone's grandmother makes, look no further. Little ambience. Just good cheap food.

Thank Doby47
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We try to make it to Uncle Nick's every time that we are in town. We often get the Saganaki-Tiri (Tony's Flaming Cheese)-fun to see the delivery and tastes great. We never skip the Maroulosalata Salad-so crisp and fresh! The atmosphere is great, tables are...More

Thank thatsMsK2U
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We were heartily welcomed as we walked in the door and every single staff member that we encountered made us feel like we were a special guest, personally invited to their table. We weren't well versed in Greek cuisine so our waiter was very patient...More

Thank ronap2017
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Family owned and operated, Uncle Nick's (on Ninth Ave and 50th Street in the heart of NYC's Hells Kitchen), is a great relaxed spot to have some of the most delicioso Italian fare outside of Italy. Nothing fancy, just friendly, clean, inviting, spacious----with an extensive...More

Thank 23NYC
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Met friends on a Sunday evening for food and fellowship and were very pleased. Classic mezedes with pita bread- very good tzatziki, taramasalata and eggplant dip- didn't have the showy flaming cheese, but saw others who enjoyed it. Main courses included regular and vegetarian moussaka...More

Thank ferryspotter
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Never had such a tender octopus as this place omgoodness it was so amazing! Loved all the dishes. Reasonable prices too didn't hurt. 20$ for a litre of wine. Unbelievable. But the octopus was our favourite. We ordered one and ended up getting another 3...More

Thank e k
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We were staying at the Marriott so just googled Greek food and this one came up. What a treat. Started with the 4 sampler spread appetizer. It was great. Not the usual items we get in Idaho. I recommend it. The service was great. A...More

Thank Boisenb
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Every time I am in NY I make a point to eat here. Great food, terrific service and a neighborhood vibe Well worth the stop

Thank TravelingFamx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
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11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 747 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-6617
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-7992
  • E-mail
Looking for a fresh catch on the West Side? Discover Uncle Nick’s! He was one of the first in the 80’s to bring fresh, moderately priced Greek food to Manhattan, in family-size portions, and he’s been there ever since! We’re not fancy, we don’t dim the lights and our dishes are made to eat, not admire – but when you’re in the mood for a friendly, festive meal – with lots of laughter, good spirits, and generous portions of hearty, Greek cooking, Uncle Nick’s is the place for you.
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