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948 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-6471
+1 212-888-3569
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“mussels” (77 reviews)
“profiteroles” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00All hours
French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
948 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-6471
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited based on a friend's rec. & had dinner here. We made an early res. & entered to fine a quaint room w/beamed ceilings, soft colors & walls lined w/books & paintings. We couldn't pass up the 2-course prix-fixe for $31, which includes a...More

Thank beachruler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit NYC frequently. Recently I was going to take a friend for a birthday luncheon at a popular NYC venue. Well, Jubilee was recommended to me so I decided to give it a try. Late lunch. Arrived to delightful atmosphere and pleasant serving staff....More

Thank Carole M
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Jubilee is known for its various preparations of mussels. And they never disappoint. Fantastic food in a beautiful room in the Sutton/Beekman neighborhood. I can't say enough about how fine this restaurant is.

Thank John B
Ilda A, Owner at Jubilee, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review, John. We do pride ourselves in serving a variety of flavorful mussel dishes, so we’re glad you enjoy them. We appreciate your feedback and we look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

No matter how many times we dine at Jubilee it never fails to provide a delightful experience. Visit with total confidence that you will have a well prepared French meal. Moule are a specialty.More

Thank PeterAL10
Ilda A, Owner at Jubilee, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you so much for your compliments! We are absolutely thrilled to hear it. We love being an establishment that our guests can rely on and are so glad to have loyal customers like you. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Our family is always happy with our meals at Jubilee. The service is friendly and prompt, but it does get crowded at dinner (you do need to make a reservation). My wife loves the steak tartare and calf's liver and pot au feu (when they...More

Thank antiques223
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

My business colleagues gathered here for a several hour dinner. There were 9 of us. The ambience was terrific. Quiet for easy conversation, ample room so we didn't feel crowded by other tables, and comfortable seating. The wait staff was attentive and proficient, and the...More

Thank Michael G
Ilda A, Owner at Jubilee, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Hello Michael! Thank you! We are delighted to hear that you and your colleagues were so happy with the ambiance, food, and service, as those are certainly the foundation of who we are and what we strive to provide for our guests on a daily...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Though we have always thought of this as a 'neighborhood' restaurant because we stay nearby, its delicious food is clearly far above the normal fare and served in a setting that is blissfully serene. Mussels, swordfish, and scallops were all perfectly prepared and served with...More

Thank Marion T
Ilda A, Owner at Jubilee, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Hi Marion, We'd like to thank you kindly for your wonderful review! We are so glad to hear that you've had such fantastic experiences with us and we feel very lucky to have a loyal customer like you. We're so happy to hear that you've...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

I have eaten at this restaurant many times over the years. I have always loved the Mussels Dijionnaise - muscles with a savory creamy mustard sauce. Tonight I was very disappointed. The mussels were luke warm and they were bathed in a creamy broth with...More

Thank Judith A
Ilda A, Owner at Jubilee, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Judith, we appreciate you taking the time to leave your feedback for us. That being said, we are so disappointed to hear that your most recent visit was not up to our usual standards. We make every effort to ensure our guests have an enjoyable...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Had not visited this restaurant in their new location and the new venue is an upgrade in size and design. Ordered Onion Soup for a starter and it was the best onion soup I ever had. For entree I ordered Les Mousles Mariniere and was...More

Thank zoombib
Reviewed 1 March 2017

In addition to the personable bartender and affordable Happy Hour (at least by NY standards), Jubilee offers well prepared French food in a comfortable setting. While known for their moules, prepared with a variety of different sauces, the fish and meat offerings are also very...More

Thank Eric G
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30 March 2017|
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Response from Oberew | Reviewed this property |
It's a lunch. App and entree or entree and dessert. Comes with a glass of a good wine or soft drink. Excellent value.
14 November 2016|
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Response from S D | Reviewed this property |
Not Sure. They have a website or call. Their offerings may change depending on season.
14 November 2016|
Response from patricia b | Reviewed this property |
Not sure sorry! Check their web site or call if it's not there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 948 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-6471
    (Between 1st and 2nd Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: E & V trains to Lexington Avenue-53rd Street and 6 train to 51st Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-3569
  • E-mail
Sutton Place's favorite kitchen for the past 16 years, Jubilee brings elegance to casual dining in a quaint and vibrant atmosphere. Famous for serving a delicious variety of mussels, other specialties include striped bass, sea scallops, steak frites and French cuisine essentials such as steak tartare, escargots and profiteroles. Available for private parties.
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