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Boulud Sud

20 W 64th St, New York City, NY 10023-7129
+1 212-595-1313
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 14:30All hours
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
20 W 64th St, New York City, NY 10023-7129
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I have been here for the restaurant week. Simply perfect. The food is exceptional and elegant. Classic tastes rearranged in chic format. The lamb is my favorite. Also the idea of happy pasta is perfect for a late dinner after a Lincoln...More

Thank Emanuele B
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Emanuele, We thank you very much for your kind words, and for having a meal at Boulud Sud during Restaurant Week. It seems like your time with us was a joy, and we would love to have you back again for another visit, perhaps...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Boulud Sud is a great restaurant if you are looking for a special place. The staff asks whether you are headed for a concert or theatre event (Lincoln Center is nearby), and they make sure that you are able to get there on time. The...More

Thank kathleen027
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kathleen, We are always happy to accommodate dietary requests, and I am delighted you were so pleased with the special vegan dishes our chef created for your enjoyment. Thank you for sharing your marvelous compliments for your meal, and for the professional service that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed dinner after the ballet at Boulud Sud last night, and as usual had a delightful meal. The manager was kind enough to turn down the music which was remarkably loud last night. We had seen a fantastic performance of "Jewels", and had champagne...More

Thank robcurtross
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We were delighted to welcome you again to dine in our relaxing, elegant space while you reflected on the performance of “Jewels”. What a wonderful idea to celebrate with champagne! Thank you for sharing your kind words for our manager, as well as for your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are Cafe Boulud aficionados and resisted Sud. A mistake. This place is great- stylish, modern decor, lovely greeting and staff. Nice bar area. Great menu and the food is well-prepared and delicious. Good wine list and bar area. One negative was the waiter who...More

Thank Drapeaued
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am delighted you chose to stop in to give our unique Mediterranean cuisine a try, and even more happy that you enjoyed your menu and drink selections. We serve many Lincoln center patrons and are always happy to move things along quickly if you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Passing Central park, we went in to this restaurant for a quick bite. Ordered the Filafil Hummous , Potatoes Bravas and the Risotto. The service was very poor and we had to call the waiters several times before they took the order. The food quality...More

Thank Ravi W
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ravi, While I thank you for choosing to dine with us, I am very concerned by your description of the service you received, as it absolutely does not reflect the attentive, friendly, service we are known for. Rudeness is never tolerated here, and I...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Daniel Boulud is a rock star chef in New York with a number of properties led by his flagship, Daniel.The concept behind this place is Mediterranean food, mix of French, Moroccan, Spanish, and Italian influences, mainly. My daughter had the shrimp starter and the duck...More

Thank seanworc
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your thoughtful review and kind compliments for our distinctive Mediterranean cuisine and attentive service. I am pleased both you and your daughter enjoyed your menu selections, as well as the very fine Phillipe Gilbert rosé suggested by our sommelier. However, I am...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

From the moment we entered on a rain-drenched afternoon to the final 'au revoir' by the splendid staff- it was a little escape 'south to the warmth of the Mediterranean.' Here is what we did. Since this was a truncated business meeting we all read...More

Thank Wo G
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Dear Wo, How wonderful to read your eloquent review and know we were a haven in the storm. Thank you so very much for sharing your marvelous compliments for Chef Travis’ cuisine, as well as for the excellent suggestions and service from our team. We...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

You've heard about the great location and reputation of this restaurant. Who do you "blame" for the tough steak? The waiter who shouldn't have recommended it, or the chef, or the owner? The steak was real eye candy (see photo), but was tough as nails....More

Thank Lawrence S
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Dear Lawrence, I am very happy to know you enjoyed your Mediterranean Mezze, Yellowfin Tuna, and Grapefruit Givré, and thank you for your high review and beautiful photos. However, your steak experience is disappointing to learn about, as our beef is specially selected, and carefully...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

This a superb restaurant in every way... One of my preferred places in Manhattan with excellent service, food and environment.

Thank Edgardo M
TheDinexGroup, General Manager at Boulud Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Dear Edgardo, We are honored that Boulud Sud is one of your favorite restaurants in Manhattan, and thank you for your very kind words. Gratefully, Marcellin Fal, Boulud Sud

Reviewed 16 June 2017

We were greeted without warmth by the hostess and shown to our table. We sat for more than 15 minutes before being greeted by our server. After ordering drinks, it took another obnoxiously long time to get them. Then a server brought 3 pieces of...More

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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,
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13 December 2016|
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Response from cccarol | Reviewed this property |
Not dressed up at all
21 September 2016|
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Response from Antionio10 | Reviewed this property |
It seems late. I would opt for dinner before the opera, and dessert after. If you want to rate that late I would ask when the kitchen closes. If it is before midnight then, yes, you will be rushed.
15 September 2016|
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Response from LoveVacationGuy | Reviewed this property |
I have two members of my family that have daily allergies, and one with a peanut allergy and they all went there and had a great meal. So yes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 W 64th St, New York City, NY 10023-7129
    (on 64th street between Broadway & Central Park West)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-595-1313
  • E-mail
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