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Obica Mozzarella Bar - Madison Avenue

590 Madison Ave, Ibm Building, New York City, NY 10022-2524
+1 212-355-2217
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (21 reviews)
“burrata” (14 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 18:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
590 Madison Ave, Ibm Building, New York City, NY 10022-2524
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After you sit down and order all food--looking around and you feel you are on Tuscany--without the rowing green. You are in Manhattan. Then, this internationally successful restaurant formula do so well for a great reason. Good variety of menu choices, plus decent wine list--all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was beautiful and was similar to what you would get in Italy. I highly recommend the ravioli. Everything was cooked to the right consistency and the service from our Italian waiter was superb.

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Flatiron district. Pasta , pizza and mozzarella. Great sampler appetizer with 3 meats, nitrates and another mozzarella. All pasta made on premises. Creative sauces and toppings. Inventive drink menu and good wine list. A bit noisy overall but very noisy at bar area. Ask for...More

Thank hoteikeeper
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I enjoyed a great Italian lunch at Obica. Excellent service, excellent mozzarella, excellent coffee. All for under $15. I'll be back.

Thank Gearoid9
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Manhattan is pretty expensive, and for a sandwich shop, this is on the high end - $10 for a sandwich, on a ciabata. However, the food is fresh, delicious, and a nice change from your average sandwich place. Coffee is just average, but it's really...More

Thank Steph_K_11
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely stop whilst sight seeing around NYC! Had drinks and Small Plates at the bar which was delicious. Alex the bartender was lovely and give us some great places to visit on our trip! Can't wait to try Obica in London! Thank you

Thank CamillaTurner
Reviewed 2 March 2017

one of the best mozzarella bar I have been, nice and friendly.. dont expect an italian concept but it is worth visiting.. I wish they also serve grissini..! this is my regular lunch destination in my every NYC visit! there is no restrooms anywhere near!...More

Thank Aydin Y
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We've been here for lunch and tried tomato soup with "stracciatella", the internal part of the so called Burrata. However, what they really delivered to us, was a quite bad tomato sauce and a small cup of ground mozzarella instead of real stracciatella. We told...More

1  Thank AlessandroPascone
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Last December (2016), we were very cold from walking around looking at the department stores' beautifully decorated holiday windows. We spotted the Obica Mozzarella Bar on Madison and decided to check it out. It was warm and cozy, and the staff was friendly and helpful....More

Thank maizejune
Reviewed 15 January 2017

7 of us, some local some visitors escaped the insanity of Eataly and tried this place for the first time. Great idea. Besides wine we got a couple different Mozzarella selections (buffalo and smoked) and 2 pizzas. Superb. Fresh, cooked just right. Not very crowded...More

Thank sccrref
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 Madison Ave, Ibm Building, New York City, NY 10022-2524
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-355-2217
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Obica Mozzarella Bar is a casual contemporary Italian dining concept which offers the freshest buffalo mozzarellas and a wide range of traditional products and recipes including artisanal pizza. Obica NY Madison's tables are in a private corner of the stunning Atrium of the IBM Building, graced with enormous bamboo plants and oversize sculpture garden that make the Atrium a tourist landmark and the perfect spot for people-watching bustling Madison Avenue behind the floor-to-ceiling glass walls.
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