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240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fusilli” (129 reviews)
“octopus” (141 reviews)
“seafood” (173 reviews)
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11:30 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful meal! The service was great, but the food stood alone. Great appetizers, entrees, and desserts. Our table shared the Trofie, Ippoglosso, and Capensante. The scallops were the best I have ever had! They were cooked to perfection.

Thank Laughing04
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Is my second visit in these restaurants and I'm happy as the first time. Food great, service great , special thank you to the sommelier that suggest us a very good wine at reasonable prices exactly the opposite of the 90% restaurant in New York.

Thank EBP71
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good but, our salad was rotten! To compensate, the waiter (who generally ignored our table most of the night) brought out an additional pasta dish. While the pasta was good, the dishes were so sloppily thrown together...especially for a 2 star Michelin...More

Thank Winedoc17
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for the Fusili Octopus. Have to say, as a pasta lover, i was a little disappointed. We have had the tasting menu, and both me and my friend are not so impressed.

Thank Davidzfr
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are great restaurants where everything is clicking, and this is surely one of them. From the moment they opened the doors for us until we walked out to look at Central Park at the end of the evening, we were able to step out...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend took me here for dinner during a recent trip to New York. I loved the ambiance, service and was pleased that they had good options for vegetarians at a classic seafood restaurant. I thought the mushroom risotto was excellent but would have appreciated...More

Thank cleanairgal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had not been to marea since 2010 and did not recall much of the meal other than it was excellent. Since NYC has sooo many amazing restaurants I had not been back to marea in some time. My wife and I went for a...More

Thank ckubic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, fantastic service. Generous portions. I would recommend this restaurant. We skipped dessert, but they brought a little treat at the end of the meal that was so amazing that would go back just for that!

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although a regular favorite for dinner with friends or to entertain, it was about a year since our last visit. The seafood continues to be prepared perfectly. The salads and risotto were loved by our guests. Service attentive.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the spaghetti Neri which was very good, my daughter ordered fusilli with octopus and bone marrow she said was excellent. Decent price for a two star Michelin restaurant. Good service great food.

Thank Eduardo Q
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22 September 2017|
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Response from GoldAdvice | Reviewed this property |
I remember seeing a bar area.
22 August 2017|
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Response from MatsSamaras | Reviewed this property |
There is No nasty surprises in this fantastic restaurant and you will get a Perfect full glass for each course. They serve their fantastic wines as you should serve them, perfect temperate! They really have a amazing... More
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Response from Allan S | Reviewed this property |
I have done this a while back and it is expensive like me another $120 per person. The wines were excellent and with all the money you spend they know better than most of us so do it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
  • Public Transportation: Marea is located near Columbus Circle, a hub for the A, B, C, D and 1 subways lines. One block east and one block south at 57th St. and 7th Ave guests may utilize either the N, Q, R, W subway lines.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: 212-582-5100
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Marea Ristorante, located in one of Manhattans most storied addresses, features Chef Michael White's ode to Italian seafood. From his trademark handmade pastas to his fresh crudo and whole fish, Chef White is committed to reinventing the notion of seafood in New York.
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