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The Waverly Inn and Garden

16 Bank St, New York City, NY 10014-5231
+1 212-243-7900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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16 Bank St, New York City, NY 10014-5231
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Waverly Inn for dinner. Host was great (as usual) and allowed us to choose between a table inside, outside or in the garden. We chose the garden. The waiting staff was knowledgeable and helpful. We had the steak and the scallops as...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Waverly Inn was recommended by friends who used to live in the area and now return for special occasions. The atmospheric restaurant was full on a Monday evening, although fortunately not too loud. The food was excellent, the wait staff polite and helpful. We...More

Thank Reconnoiterer
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Such a quaint place. We were able to sit in the garden and had a great meal. 6 of us and no complaints whatsoever. Great atmosphere on a quiet little corner

Thank TCM327
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This super cute small restaurant put up with our large group of 20+ and the service plus food was AMAZING! I had never been before, but will go back again for sure with a smaller group. The steak was good plus the vegetarian meal and...More

Thank MLB90405
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

It is a good place for couples to go. The food and service was excellent. We had the avocado salad and it was tasteful. Then our main course came. I had the chicken and my date had the salmon. Both equally great in presentation and...More

Thank BlueScooterGirl
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We were seated in an enclosed terrace. There was a big fireplace in the middle. The atmosphere was cozy. Guests were dressed casually. The servers were pleasant though I heard that this is a popular place. The sommelier did her best to help us pick...More

Thank Coellum
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a lovely Sunday brunch in the garden. Lots of delicious entrees from which to choose. We appreciated that the waitstaff did not hustle us out once we completed our entrees. A bit pricey. Probably good to make reservations ahead of time.

Thank TravelerWithOpinions
Reviewed 9 April 2017

If you like chicken pot pie, this is the place to go. Very atmospheric; tables close together, and low key lighting. Excellent wine list, and knowledgeable wait staff. Very popular at weekends, so reservations a must. Certainly worth seeking out, as much for the atmosphere...More

Thank greenstOat24
Reviewed 27 March 2017

If you are an ordinary person and Google "Waverly Inn", you might be frightened by old stories of impossible-to-get reservations and snooty staff. This is no longer the case. Probably the management has figured out that you can't sustain a restaurant on celebrities alone, and...More

Thank MannyG2000
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a beautiful Saturday, arrived at noon. We made reservations but not needed early in the day. We were able to sit outside in front. I think this place gets busy later in the day. It is located in a quiet neighborhood, enjoyable...More

Thank TcarlGren
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Bank St, New York City, NY 10014-5231
    (Waverly Pl)
  • Public Transportation: A, C, E, L to 14th Street and 8th Avenue. 1, 2, 3 to 14th Street and 7th Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-7900
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