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211 E 46th St, New York City, NY 10017-2935
+1 212-888-0820
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
211 E 46th St, New York City, NY 10017-2935
Neighbourhood: Midtown
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would not call myself a connoisseur of Indian food but I had Indian food have restaurants in many different parts of the country. This restaurant is above average. The food was good and Morse were more importantly very appropriately spice. The surface service was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered via UBEREats, order is not late by over 45 minutes past the initial advertised delivery time. Terrible, dishonest service. Don't participate, if you cannot provide decent service.

Thank LuxPlorer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They indeed live up to their "savory street food and breads to tantalizing vegetable specialties and fragrant curries, to signature tandoor-grilled meats and seafood"..... there were 6 of us .... and every one of us had a wonderful meal from all of the categories in...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious, fresh, authentic, indian food,very good service, nice atmosphere, prices were fair market, and food was filling, even my 6 year old (who is a picky eater) LOVED IT!!!!

Thank nicola a
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Delicious Indian food, an attentive service and a classy setting make up for a perfect dinner experience. The one star Michelin is justified.

Thank fredayr
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere , elegant and peaceful decor. Privacy thanks to light fabric separations . The food is divine For example , The appetizer light crisped cauliflower with spices. The Paner Tulsi , nice texture with the right among of spice . My husband and son who...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Absolutely delicious Indian food. Service was impeccable, atmosphere was delightful. There diners, multiple dished shared. Each dish was as good as the next. I understand it has Michelin stars. Not surprised. I particularly liked the Manchurian Cauliflower though everything was fabulous!

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and i booked for lunch as it said on their web it was michelin star. What a let down. It was filthy, with dirty seats, cracked floor tiles and the most disgusting toilets i have ever seen! My beer came with ripped labels...More

Thank zimmba
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Haute cuisine does not usually apply to Indian restaurants but this exception proves the rule. From the suave, urbane, ebony reincarnation of Jeeves who casts an all-seeing eye over the establishment, one is constantly pampered. We visited during, and used the menu of, restaurant week....More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

If you are expecting service with a smile, them forget this place. Starting from the lady who showed us to our table to every waiter who served us had a grumpy face on. The only guy with a smile was the one in the suit...More

Thank Anj16
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Moksh S
do you provide jain food?
13 May 2017|
Response from Vanessa T | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember they don't! But food was amazing!
What is the dress for Tulsi? Do men need a coat for lunch? Could ladies wear leggings and a tunic with nice flats or booties? Thanks in advance :)
26 December 2016|
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Response from TusharVig | Reviewed this property |
no particular dress code for the dine in... men and women can wear casual clothes but do try to make a reservation as this place is normally full....
sabiha a
Is the food halal here
3 August 2016|
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Response from ArthaBeed | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about it, but I presume, as it is frequented by my friends who prefer Halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 E 46th St, New York City, NY 10017-2935
    (2nd & 3rd Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: 4,5,6,7 Trains to Grand Central. M101, M102, M103 Buses to 44th St.; M15 to 46th St.; M15 Select to 42nd St. or 50th St.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-0820
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Tulsi features distinctive regional Indian cuisine created by Chef Hemant Mathur, critically acclaimed for his clean, distinct flavors and a master of tandoor cooking - from savory street food and breads to tantalizing vegetable specialties and fragrant curries, to signature tandoor-grilled meats and seafood. Designed for comfort, relaxation and the enjoyment of food, drinks and conversation, the 55-seat dining room and 15-seat bar/lounge reflects modern India with a nod to cultural traditions and motifs.

Guests may also enjoy a seven-course Chef's Tasting Menu (also a Chef's Vegetarian Tasting Menu) and bar snacks, as well as a thoughtful list of spice-friendly wines, handcrafted cocktails and beers. "Tulsi" (pronounced TOOL-see) means divine basil.