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Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Upper East Side
American, Bar, Pub
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1055 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10021
+1 212-396-3287
11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 00:00
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for the burgers but had to try the oysters and martinis and were not disappointed! Great selection of martinis to choose from, fresh raw or cooked oysters and fantastic hamburgers. The staff were very friendly & made our first night out in Manhattan a memorable one.

Thank 69fredy
Kansas City, Missouri
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually trust the reviews on Trip Advisor, but they were wrong on this restaurant. It was disappointing. The kale salad with pears and gorgonzola tasted like the kale was drenched in olive oil with nothing else in the dressing. I could not identify the cheese, but it was not gorgonzola. The roasted cauliflower was steamed in a tasteless broth... More 

Thank EinKC
Peoria, Illinois
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100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Classic deli- very hectic and huge portions- traditional NYC deli- unique menu. Also loved their gift shop next door. Some of the people in our party had chopped liver on raisin bread and they said it was amazing !

Thank pickEeater13
Paris, France
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353 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at the restaurant. The service was friendly and helpful- we never felt rushed. The burgers were cooked perfectly and hand cut fries were crisp and not greasy. Prices are reasonable.

Thank Michael S
Montreal, Canada
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We ate at EATS on Lexington , January 2nd , we took a plate of 24 Oysters, a Shrimp ceviche and also a beef Tartare. The food is fresh, well presented, the service is good, wine list ok and price really fair. Good place, we will return....

Thank Duodev
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

A casual stop for a burger or cocktail. Sunday brunch does well here too. Not expensive, casual atmosphere and decent simply prepared food that hits the spot. Has special priced cocktail hour treats oysters and drinks.

Thank rmalen
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The oysters were great and the martini fantastic. Would highly recommend. Also good value for money.

Thank enalexandrakis
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Nice lunch menu, reasonably priced, convenient location. Food came out quickly. Great French Onion soup and burgers.

Thank brdiga
Cleveland, OH
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Juicy, tasty and done just right! Service was quick and polite. A small place, but great burgers. I'd surely come back.

Thank ViaggiatoreAmericano
New York, New York, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

$17 for a glass of Cabernet is ridiculous at this place. Have a martini instead. The food was good, especially the burger. Nice relaxing atmosphere, good neighborhood go to.

Thank Karen F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1055 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10021
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-396-3287

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

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Upper East Side
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