Asiate
Asiate
  • Address:
    80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street
    New York, NY 10023
    Neighborhood:
    Columbus Circle
  • Cuisine:
    Contemporary American
    Price: $50 and over

Asiate

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.mandarinoriental.com/newyork/dining/asiate/
  • Phone: 2128058881x
  • Hours of Operation:
    BREAKFAST: 7:00am - 10:30am
    WEEKEND BRUNCH: Saturday & Sunday 11:30am - 2:00pm
    LUNCH: Monday - Friday 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    DINNER: Monday - Saturday, 6:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday, 6:00pm - 9:00pm.
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Carte Blanche,Diners Club,Discover,JCB,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Chef de Cuisine Angie Berry
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Asiate's Semi-Private Dining Room features floor-to-ceiling views of Central Park and the Upper West Side. The dining area accommodates for parties of 10 to 12 guests.
  • Private Party Contact: Iwona Luksza 2128058881x

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 60th Street between Broadway and 9th Avenue
  • Public Transit: 1, B, D, A and C Trains
  • Parking: Public Lot
A word from Asiate
Mandarin Oriental, New York’s signature Restaurant Asiate perches above the city on the hotel’s 35th floor, showcasing panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline from 16-foot floor-to-ceiling windows. The restaurant seats 90 guests and features a private dining area that seats up to 12 guests. The sophisticated décor of the space balances the urban surroundings with a nod to the hotel’s Asian heritage with a look inspired by exotic orchid florals. A glittering wall of wine creates a chic backdrop for a memorable dining experience. Known for her diverse tastes, Wine Director Annie Turso developed collection of close to 1,000 selections which has captured Wine Spectator’s 2014 Best Award of Excellence.
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Asiate reviews from OpenTable diners
179 reviews since May 20, 2014
Overall Rating4.2
  • Food4.2
    Service4.1
  • Ambiance4.5
    Noise LevelModerate
85% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
scenic view (146)special occasion (116)romantic (108)notable wine list (60)fit for foodies (54)great for brunch (45)great for lunch (43)hot spot (16)good for groups (12)neighborhood gem (12)late-night find (11)great for outdoor dining (7)vibrant bar scene (5)kid-friendly (3)Show More
  • Great view not enough
    BrettVIP
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    The view is incredible but the service was lifeless and the food was just good, not great, for this high level. There were no memorable small touches, it lacked soul.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Extremely Dissapointed
    CityBound123
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Had the tasting menus and from the opening dish the food and service was poor. Sashimi scallop, Ahi, and red snapper were all foul tasting. Next dishes were chewey and lacked flavor. Service spent no time with you to explain your dishes or wine pairing and were too quick to drop a plate on your table and run. My wifes stomach was upset all the following day. I called to speak to the manager or head chef to formalize my complaint the next day and have yet to receive a call back. For the money they are attempting to charge for the tasting and pairing menus, your time and dollar would be better spent elsewhere.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Overpriced
    AaaFra
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Our dinner was not worth 95 dollar each. This place survives only for the view from the window but not for the food
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Amazing eggs and amazing view
    plguedes
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    We had breakfast and asked for a window table. It was a very nice view of the west side of Manhattan and our food was absolutely flawless. We had eggs Benedict and an All-American breakfast with bacon. Coffe was good and service was impeccable. Both food, service and ambiance fit the price: about $40 per person.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for lunch, hot spot, kid-friendly, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Tourist Trap
    CdelicVIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Pretentious , unimaginative , overpriced , are some of the adjectives that come to mind, an embarassment for our guests from out of town
    Special Features:
    scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Not a good cost vs. benefit.
    DBP1
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    Trendy hotel restaurant; appropriate for wealthy tourists.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great start to romantic date night
    SingNYC
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    My date and I started out in a little cozy side table at the bar and enjoyed cocktails. The drinks were creative and delicious. We then moved to the main lounge area and sat in some comfy seats with a great view of the skyline. We ordered another round of cocktails, and munched on wasabi peas for a bit. For dinner we were seated with a magnificent view. We opted for the 7 course prix fix allowing us a relaxed dining experience. The food was perfect, artistically presented. Every single detail of the experience had been considered by Asiate including the way the ambiance evolved as the sun went down. The service was superb. This is the perfect way to start a romantic night with that special someone. Truly enjoyable and unforgettable.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • On a clear day
    Richmonder
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    You can see Central Park and all. Ask for a window table and you will be rewarded with a great view of the Columbus Circle and Central Park South. Food and service are excellent, and a two level dining room provides an intimate atmosphere for a quiet conversation. The food is presented beautifully. My branzino was not over cooked but had crispy skin. Squid ink risotto was not over cooked either. Wagyu and pork my guests had rave reviews.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Awesome view
    FiveStarQuest
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    This is a spot to remember. The view was well worth the trip. Food is gourmet, and very good.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • A beautiful experience
    Ansh90
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    I came to NYC on labour day weekend, and reserved this restaurant for my anniversary. And can I say the atmosphere of the restaurant was remarkable. It had beautiful scenery of New York skyline. If your looking for a nice dine for a romantic night this is the place. The food was amazing from the first course to dessert the quality was at it's finest. The staff were very friendly and helpful, very easy to talk to and they helped us with what to decide for the food because the menu looked so delicious and it's hard to make up your mind. Overall a perfect place to take someone special or for a small group
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very Disappointing
    debateritaVIP
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    I am vegan. The on-line menu looked as though I could be accommodated. We noted in the reservation that I was vegan. The lunch menu was a pick one app and one entree -$48. I was told that there was nothing the chef was willing to do for an entree, and that I could select the two salads from the app menu. The heirloom tomato salad consisted of 2 cherry tomato size tomatoes and some watermelon. The second salad had half a dozen pieces of small lettuce, 5 or 6 slices of a raw, undressed small zucchini, and one more cold cherry tomato. The lack of effort to accommodate me, despite 24 hours notice demonstrated laziness and a complete lack of concern. I expected better from a place that looked this good and had such a nice menu on line.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • High above Central Park
    WallasweetVIP
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    Lovely ambiance high above Central Park. Prix Fixe menu offers a 3 or 5 course meal. Worth it for a special occasion.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Perfect
    Raphael
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    Awesome view from the 35th floor of the Mandarin Oriental. Excellent cocktails and meals.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, late-night find, scenic view, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Petite
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Thank You very much. We come back when we stay in NY
    Special Features:
    romantic, late-night find, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Spectacular Evening
    MangiaMan
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    We chose this spot to celebrate my parents' 50th Wedding Anniversary -- mainly because of the view. The view was stunning, but so was the food! Innovative and delicious.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • awesome food
    MrBubbles
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    We did the 7 course tasting plate with matching wines. just amazing!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • renovvation
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008VIP
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    decor upgraded and most comfortable As usual, well worth a detour
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, scenic view, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • lunch at a pretty penny
    edgeVIP
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    The night before I went the menu was for $29 prix fixe and is a decent deal given its location, quality, ambiance, and service. There are other 5 star restaurants that offer similar prix fixe menus (JG restos in the area), but not 35th floor overlooking CP and the city. I was looking forward to it and brought my friend there whom was visiting from overseas. When I sat down the waiter said we have recently switched to a new $49 2 course menu,etc. $20 more is a lot but I already sat down and told myself it's okay to splurge once in a while. There was complimentary bread, amuse bouche, your pick of 2 courses and petit fours. The quality, flavors, and portion were on spot and thankfully felt the price hike was justified. Really for special days
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding Place
    Portoandjimmy
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    We went to Asiate to have breakfast and little did we know, despite all the reviews we had read prior to that, about how amazing the view and the service are! Highly recommended indeed. We will certainly go back to have dinner some time.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Beautiful view, bad brunch
    Sundaybruncher
    Dined on 7/13/2014
    I went here for Sunday brunch to celebrate my engagement. The view was wonderful however the food was mediocre and the service not what you would expect for high end restaraunt. Unfortunately my fiancée and I both left unimpressed.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • One of the best meal of my life !
    DanGallagher
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    It was a surprise getaway for my wife and I, and i choose Asiate for the fantastic view. The view was great, we even had fireworks in Central Park during our meal, but ... WOW ... the food was out of this world. One of the best meal of my life and they even had the wine where we went on honeymoon twenty some years ago. Fantastic night ! It's our new NewYork spot now.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, scenic view, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Loved Asiate
    D1C2L3VIP
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    Our friends recommended Asiate to us so we met a friend from CT on our last night in NY. The view is just magnificent overlooking Central Park and Manhattan skyline, but Asiate does not coast on the view. Everything we tried was just excellent, and they have a very good wine list. I had the halibut, our friend the lamb and my wife the beef. The food was coked to perfection with creative sauces and presentation. We rarely eat dessert but we tried the chocolate souffle and flourless cake - both to die for. Our waiter was super helpful and provided the perfect balance between being attentive but not overly so. We were never rushed and enjoyed our cocktails before dinner and each course in its time. We will definitely go back our next NY trip.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lunch with a view !
    AnaR
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    With sweeping views of Cenfral Park and the city this 35th floor restaurant lived up to its repute for us. My friends visitng from Sydney and I were all charmed by the food and with and the fantastic views Asiate offered. The 2 course lunch menu was what we opted for. Both courses and the complimentary palate cleanser served before the meal were beautiful and impressive with their elegant presentations. The soft poached eggs , chilled heirloom tomato soup, scallops, Chatham cod and the Long Island duck were cooked to perfection. It was a truly gastronomical experience in every way! The attentive and cordial service must be mentioned as well. Plan to be back for dinner and brunch.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Clemens
    Clemens
    Dined on 7/10/2014
    When you walk in you have the idea you have arrived at the nr one restaurant in NY. Great view. Once they place you at a table you have to beware of the very cold airco which might be blowing on you. Then you meet the staff that bring ou a menu with either a 3 course select dinner or a 7 course one. No a real la carte menu. The taste? Nothing to talk about. Nothing that you will remember. The staff is dressed like they know what they do; they dont! They forgot about 5 things during our dinner and could all have been students ready for failure. What a bummer! Then the check comes. We love to dine at the best and realise we spend more by doing so. Here it is more then a lot; and why? You might have had the luck to sit at a window table.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A fabulous find
    flowergirl
    Dined on 7/10/2014
    Our dining experience at Asiate was absolutley perfect - from the spectacular views to the perfectly portioned and delicious dishes. We had the prix fix and while it is expensive - every course was memorable. The service was extraordinary. I am looking forward to returning for the next special occasion,although the experience itself can make any evening a special occasion.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, scenic view, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • So underwhelming
    Pasqui
    Dined on 7/6/2014
    When booking, I wasn'aware that it was part of the Mandarin hotel. My daughter and I were not specially evening dressed, and we got some stange looks from the staff. Not even seated we were handed out the menus, and not even able to hold the wine card. Menu is a fix menu with good choice. In less than an hour meal was finished. Service was a real shame. Unfriendly and. Unprofessional for that kind of restaurant. In my desert, it was good,they even used tin fruits! Not worth the bucks.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Romantic Dinner
    Ella
    Dined on 7/4/2014
    Great food and impecable service. However, be specific on reservations that you want a table with a view. I recommend calling a few days before and verifying. We were specific on reservation but were not granted the table we specified.
    Special Features:
    romantic, scenic view, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good breakfast with fantastic view
    marco
    Dined on 7/4/2014
    we made a reservation a couple of week before in internet. the day we arrive the service was excellent as the table we got. with a faboulos wiew over manhattan and central park. the food was really good. the final cost is expensive but it worth the money we spent.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Always superb
    Lelly
    Dined on 7/1/2014
    Asiate never disappoints. Service, wine, food, view, ambience always perfect. I never tire of the sheer luxury of the whole evening. My last dinner there lasted 6 hours .... a first for me.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great view
    NYCTrip
    Dined on 6/30/2014
    Great service, great food - would definitely return!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, scenic view, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best Restaurant in New York
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 6/27/2014
    This elegant restaurant is the best one I have been to in NYC! The service is excellent, the atmosphere unique and the view breathtaking. Thank you for these hours of happiness.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, scenic view, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • One of the best
    FoodhunterVIP
    Dined on 6/26/2014
    It is incredible that Asiate does not have any Michelin star. Food is amazing, the place is really gorgeous and service is nice. One of the top restaurants in NY still indeed.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Best choice at central park area!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 6/26/2014
    Excellent place, location and amazing view to cenntral park while you have an extraordinary food with and excellent service!
    Special Features:
    special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • NYC Must Do
    Out4DinnerVIP
    Dined on 6/26/2014
    The prix-fixe lunch at Asiate is a "a New York City must do" for those of us who live here. The view is spectacular and the food is delicious. The restaurant also has a white and a red wine to accompany the lunch at a very reasonable $9/glass. Highly recommended.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2010VIP
    Dined on 6/25/2014
    Fabulous views, obviously, but the food and service also excel. Always a hit with out-of-towners.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, scenic view, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • awesome
    anacarpediem
    Dined on 6/25/2014
    We had a perfect breakfast, with incredible views to Central Park. Everything was fantastic. Great service
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, romantic, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • This is my favorite restaurant!
    PickyPalate
    Dined on 6/24/2014
    Fantastic prix-fixe bargain at lunch with fantastic views. Beautiful, bright, quiet, elegant. Delicious food and wonderful service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Over the top service
    Bennett
    Dined on 6/22/2014
    Just wanted to make a quick comment regarding the service at Asaite. My fiancee and I were given a priceless experience. For one, our server kept us abreast of the U.SA. v Portugal World Cup match, priceless. Second, we were treated to a complimentary chocolate covered strawberries. Lastly, my fiancee had forgot her phone in the bathroom after we left so, we had to turn back around and come back to the Asiate and they went above and beyond to secure lost phone. Would like to personally commend the entire Asiate staff and (person we returned lost phone) for their above and beyond 5 star service. Oh yeah, the food was absolutely exquisite.
    Special Features:
    romantic, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Fantastic experience
    couldntthinkofone
    Dined on 6/22/2014
    I took my wife to Asiate for her birthday and could not be more satisfied with the experience. The food was great, the service was outstanding, and the restaurant itself was beautiful. I definitely recommend it for a special occasion.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, scenic view, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • out of this world food experience
    BritinNY
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    Excellent wine waiter who was incredibly enthusiastic and helpful. Food was amazing - completely unexpected food combinations that really worked. A truly special experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.