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Slightly Oliver - CLOSED

511 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3939
+1 212-362-1098
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
11 Nov 2013
“Recommendation”
22 Oct 2013
“Love the Oyster Happy Hour-Great T-Shirts!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
British, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
511 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3939
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1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 11 November 2013

Slightly Oliver is located in Manhattan on Amsterdam Avenue between West 84th & 85th Streets on the east side of the street. This is a lovely restaurant ,pub, where the food is exceptionally good, especially love the Salmon Tartar (appetizer, snack) which I have found...More

Thank Geri B
Reviewed 23 October 2013

Pricey for some menu items like flat breads but you can't beat the $1.00 happy hour oysters! Service was quick, friendly and attentive.Outside cafe provided interesting street scenes.House wine was decent and a nice pour for the price,Can't speak to dinner foods or inside service...More

Thank Sandyroamer
Reviewed 10 October 2013

Slightly Oliver is a bit of a paradox... a restaurant with a great atmosphere and good food, but disastrous service. We should know... we went twice [because of the food] and because the service on the first night was odd but not terrible. But on...More

Thank TimVictoria
Reviewed 27 September 2013

Six of us met at Oliver's for dinner. We had a reasonably quiet table in the rear of the restaurant. The service throughout the evening was not good i.e. long wait for a drink, over twenty minutes, servers delivering food with no idea who ordered...More

Thank Bozouls
Reviewed 4 August 2013 via mobile

I was surprised that this place wasn't busier on a Saturday evening at 7. Menu is pretty basic (I thought the scotch eggs were a nice touch though). Burger was fine, not great. Kind of funky trimmings in the interior. Love the name of the...More

Thank burnsinny
Reviewed 17 July 2013

Crepes were great! Burger good too. We waited a half hour to get 2 dishes... there were very few tables, so they were not busy. Not sure what happened, but this is the second time I ate there, ordered simple food and waited a long...More

Thank wkdwtch
Reviewed 27 May 2013 via mobile

This place was great when I came in. Did a late Sunday brunch around 1pm - no wait and got a nice booth with a view. The service was awesome, quick refills of the mimosas, friendly, and all around nice. The food was great for...More

Thank PadresDiego
Reviewed 14 May 2013

My wife and I went to SO for lunch on May 12th for the first and last time. The restaurant layout wasn't bad and the curtained booths are a good idea. My review: Service - terrible. They had no idea! no side plates for oyster...More

1  Thank plinner
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Fun, a little noisy with a great helpful and knowledgeable staff. The food was good and reasonable the drinks were unusual and well concocted and the beer was interesting.

Thank peter1581
Reviewed 2 January 2013

We went for New Year's Day brunch. We ordered promptly and then waited 45 minutes for our food. The food was gross. My medium-rare steak and eggs came overly well done and tasted like leather and the eggs were runny. They apparently had no Canadian...More

Thank E P
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Upper West Side
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downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
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American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3939
    (Between 84th and 85th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 1 train to 86th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-362-1098
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