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Amber Upper West

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Neighbourhood:
Upper West Side
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103 W 70th St, Corner of 70th Street, New York City, NY 10023-4408 (70th Street)
(212) 799-8100
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12:00 - 23:15
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:15
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New York City, New York
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909 reviews
613 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 925 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Amber a few times this time I had the crispy duck for my entrée, and we all shared some appetizers. All good choices. We had good service. Fairly reasonable prices, and a good casual atmosphere.

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Thank jeremy t
New Jersey
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228 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3/25/17- We stopped here just prior to going to a Broadway show. My family and friends enjoyed many differnt varieties of Sushi. I enjoyed the Crispy Duck. The food and service were excellent.

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Thank TomQuinlan19
Milan, Italy
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We found this Asian fusion spot by chance at Brunch time in the Upper West The space is small but elegant, giving you a stylish and relaxed feel. The place is very clean and is perfect for singles and couples. We had the fixed price Brunch for 15 $ and it was one of the best value for money I... More 

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Thank Max S
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Took the staff for a holiday lunch. This is our go to Asian fusion place on the Upper West Side. Food is great, it won't break the bank, service is quick and good. If you're in the mood for quality Asian fusion. Go here. I recommend the green curry for lunch. Quote tasty

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Thank Josh H
NYC
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286 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We recently ate at Amber Upper West before an attending La Boheme at the Met. We arrived at 5:30 and were immediately seated in the spacious rear dining room. Our dishes included the duck spring rolls, salmon tartare, spicy tuna and avocado salad, eel sushi, eel and avocado rolls, and yellowtail chives rolls. Every piece of fish was fresh, well... More 

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Thank EastVillageDenizen
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I had sushi - fish tasted old not fresh. Affordable but inferior food. I have been there 3 to 4 times.

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Thank J A
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I first found out about this restaurant 3 years ago. When they had a larger location on Columbus and 69 th. The new location is small but equally as great. They have seating in the front that is more intimate setting and even more space in the back with a green house glass ceiling . The staff always remembers exactly... More 

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New York City, New York
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909 reviews
613 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 925 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I went to dinner here with friends and set in their small rear garden which I recommend weather permitting if open. I had the fish special it was very good. All in all an enjoyable dinner with friends.

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Thank jeremy t
New York
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218 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This was my first visit to this location. In the past I've had lunch with co-workers at another (downtown) location, and this physical space was formerly a wonderful, brick-wall Tunisian restaurant. So I was curious about what's (t)here now, and tried a few things this evening. I'm stuck on recalling my mentor's comment about being good at "eclectic" (lots of... More 

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Thank drmikenyc
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68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

My husband had Pad Thai and I had coconut green curry with shrimp . It was very tasty with just the right amount of heat. We had it delivered and they were prompt and courteous!

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Thank Linda-Lucky13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:15
Monday
12:00 - 23:15
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:15
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:15
Thursday
12:00 - 23:15
Friday
12:00 - 23:15
Saturday
12:00 - 23:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 W 70th St, Corner of 70th Street, New York City, NY 10023-4408
    (70th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 1, 2, 3, B & C trains to 72nd Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: (212) 799-8100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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