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The Stanton Social

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Lower East Side
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99 Stanton Street, New York City, NY 10002 (Between Orchard and Ludlow)
+1 212-995-0099
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Today
17:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 23:00
Mon 17:00 - 00:00
Thu 17:00 - 00:00
Fri 17:00 - 01:00
Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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New York
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115 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Been here a few times and never had a bad dish here. Most were excellent. And the service is also excellent. The only complaint I have is the size of the portions...They claim the items are to be shared (think Tapas) but the size of the portions do not reflect what they charge. For the money the portions should be... More 

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Sweden
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We made a reservation 1 month in advance because we had heard a lot about this fun sharing restaurant. We got stuck in the subway and called the restaurant saying we would be about 20 min late, the only respond we got was that they have a 15 min window so they were gonna let the table go. When we... More 

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Carly L, Digital Marketing Coordinator at The Stanton Social, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feedback and I apologize for your experience at The Stanton Social. If you could please send me an email at carly.lipkin@taogroup.com with your full name, telephone number, email address, date/time the reservation was for and the name it was under, the General Manager would like to be in contact with you regarding this and hope... More 

Pincourt, Canada
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had great expection going to this restaurant. It is a very nice place. It was a sunday night so it wasnt very busy. It's a good place to go with a group of friends. They have the round tables that make it very convenient for groups. However, I was a little dissapointed for the food. We shared 5 dishes... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had to rate this 'very good' based on food and drinks and service - it is a bar and restaurant after all! The menu is interesting and executed very well. A good range of creative dishes, with tasty fresh & seasonal ingredients. The dishes are 'small plates' so you need to order at least 2 per person. Plan on... More 

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Maryland
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here celebrating our anniversary and were welcomed with two glasses of champagne! The restaurant has a cool vibe, the music was bumpin. I enjoyed it, but if you're looking for a quiet dinner, this isn't the place for you. The French onion dumplings were amazing as were the potato and goat cheese piroguis. The ceviche was little spicy... More 

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will forever recommend this restaurant to any friends visiting NYC. Delicious food, friendly service, great vibe. Great for special occasions, large groups, or even date nights. We booked beforehand, even on a Sunday evening it was packed, so definitely book to avoid disappointment. Go to Mr Purple, just round the corner for a cocktail before dinner too.

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Miami, Florida
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my 3rd visit to Stanton Social and I seriously cannot get enough! I wish I could visit NYC more often! The French Onion Soup dumplings are so delicious and mouthwatering! We always order more than one order! The whole menu is delish! I will say, this was the first time visiting on a Saturday and with a reservation,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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103 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I went here recently on a Saturday night. The restaurant has a wonderful and lively atmosphere. Service and food are excellent. Many of the choices are quite unique and wonderful to try. Not sure if this is a place that I would go to regularly but it is an excellent choice for anyone visiting the city or... More 

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

The ambience is quite unique in that it is bigger with the loft than expected, the round booths, and the music add to the experience. We had COBB SALAD BITES, FRENCH ONION SOUP DUMPLINGS, POTATO & GOAT CHEESE PIEROGIES(great) WILD MUSHROOM & SPINACH RAVIOLI(incredible), OLD SCHOOL MEATBALLS(out of this world), ‘BEEF & BROCCOLI( a little salty and the weakest of... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Stanton Social on a recent trip to New York. Didn't start well when the lady at the front desk was incredibly rude and pretentious, so unlike the majority of natives we met! Waited 50 minutes to be seated as our table wasn't ready, we were directed upstairs to wait in the lounge but this was packed too with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
American, International
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Stanton Street, New York City, NY 10002
    (Between Orchard and Ludlow)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-995-0099
Description
Chef/owner Chris Santos has teamed up with Tao owner Richard Wolf, and the James Beard 'Best New Restaurant Design' award winning firm AvroKo, to create The Stanton Social, a staple and neighborhood favorite of the Lower East Side.

The design of this three level hot spot tips it's hat to the neighborhood's garment history and offers diners a culinary odyssey. All menu items are designed for sharing, offering guests a chance to experience multiple dishes and flavors throughout their meal. In addition to its 120 seats, The Stanton Social offers a lounge and bar on the upper level, featuring guest DJs. Dishes range from $9-$30 each.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Lower East Side
Straddling the bridge between New York’s thriving immigrant past and its modern transformation into a beacon of global art and culture, the Lower East Side is one of the most dynamic neighbourhoods in the city. The blocks of tenements that represented the promise and blight of the Lower East Side immigrant experience now command top dollar for new residents. Right next to old-world delis, 24-hour bodegas, and the garment shops of Orchard Street, you’ll find hip clubs, fashionable bistros, and luxury hotels beckoning at all hours of the evening. If you love nightlife and live music, it’s hard to beat the scene here.
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