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Azuri Cafe

465 W 51st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-6345
+1 212-262-2920
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
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LOCATION
465 W 51st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-6345
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Only 10 people can be seated-with 4 places very cramped.The owner is positively rude, although he warms up a little if you praise his food. The Israeli-Middle Eastern cuisine has very good salads. The three on the felafel plate, led by cous cous, are above...More

Thank bill19742015
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I've heard a bit about Azuri Cafe. It's pretty decent, but nowhere near the best. The famed falafel isn't anything special, especially when you opt for the pita sandwich where you only get 3 pieces. Additionally, as compared to other competitors, $8.50 is a tad...More

Thank Tunaidi
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Israeli/Middle Eastern restaurants in New York City. It is a small hole in the wall that only has a couple of tables and most people take the food to go. The flavors and freshness are incredible and the salads...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Azuri Cafe as part of the Food on Foot Tour (highly recommend this tour). The Cafe is a small space but the falafel was excellent. We didn't get to sample more of the menu due to the tour. We'll come back if we're...More

Thank JR_Boulder
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Great 100% homemade Israeli food from the pita to falafel. Just delicious. Small place worth the distance. Not a lot of ambiance but I will come back again.

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I had the Falafel and the Chicken Shawarma, one of the best meals I ever had! Although, very limited seating.

Thank yonster29
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

I took out to a client 4 mains. Soups. Salads. It's all great. Called it in. Mrs Azuri was a pleasure to deal with I picked it up. Client LOVED everything. It's fresh Israeli falafels schwarma etc. Highly recommend. Seat down s are entertaining.

Thank badbaruch57
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I love this little place. A very neighborhood spot with terrific and fresh Israeli food. Has lots of character that is rapidly disappearing from Manhattan. Try the large falafel platter and you will be amazed!

Thank jwobkk
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

First time I ever had a falafel and it was amazing !! Every vegetable in it was so fresh and flavorful !! We will go back again before we leave NYC for sure !!

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We tried the shawarma pita, falafel pita, and chicken shish kabab pita. All really fresh and really good. We liked each item in the order listed. A must visit!

Thank Scott S
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Midtown
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
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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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 465 W 51st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-6345
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-262-2920
  • E-mail
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