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Jubilee 1st Avenue
Jubilee 1st Avenue

Jubilee 1st Avenue Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.jubileeny.net
  • Phone: (212) 888-3569
  • Hours of Operation: Brunch: Saturdays and Sundays 12:00 pm to 3 pm

    Lunch: Monday thru Friday: 12l00 pm to 3 pm

    Dinner 7 days a week:
    Monday & Sunday 5:30 pm to 10 pm
    Tuesday & Wednesday: 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm
    Thursday, Friday & Saturday: 5:30 pm to 11:00 pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: French, Contemporary French, Mediterranean
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Special Events & Promotions: $28 TWO COURSE MENU, Monday to Friday
    PRIX FIXE MENU INCLUDES Endive Salad with Blue Cheese, Apples, Walnuts and Vinaigrette Maison, Mussels Any Style from our Mussel Menu
    With French Fries or Salad, Broiled Salmon with Ratatouille & a Black Olive Sauce, Kobe Beef Burger with French Fries & Salad, Chicken Paillard With Sherry Tomatoes & Arugula Salad

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 52nd and 53rd street
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: PARKING
    $12 for 3hours Parking for our guests at CENTRAL PARKING SYSTEM
    which is conveniently located 425 East & 53rd street between First Avenue & Sutton Place present your parking ticket to us for validation sticker .
    To receive discount, validation ticket must be presented to parking garage cashier at time of check out
A word from Jubilee 1st Avenue
Sutton Place's favorite kitchen for the past 19 years, Jubilee brings elegance to casual dining in a quaint and vibrant atmosphere. Famous for serving a delicious variety of mussels. OUR SPECIALS ARE POSTED DAILY ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. Other specialties include Striped bass, Dover Sole Meuniere, Sea Scallops, Steak Frites,Tuna, Salmon and Steak Tartare, and French cuisine essentials such as steak tartare, escargots and profiteroles. HAPPY HOUR Specials Every Day from 5 to 6:30 PM and from 9PM to Closing. Open for BRUNCH on Saturday & Sunday. $28 LUNCH AND PRE THEATER 2 COURSE PRIX MENU Monday thru Friday, INCLUDES ONE GLASS OF WINE OR BEER. Available for private parties.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "nice for a hamburger lunch if you want something more than McDonalds"
    Dined on 8/12/2014
  • "Have enjoyed Jubilee since the early nineties on 54th and at the new location on 1st. Miss the charm of the original but the food is as good as ever and we have never been disappointed in over 30+ visits..."
    Dined on 8/11/2014
  • "The food was really delicious. The staff was very friendly and attentive. I would definitely recommend this restaurant, and we will return on our next visit to the city."
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "We don't go as much as when the restaurant was at it's original location. The new place, although nicely decorated. just doesn't match up. We decided to go again as it is very near to our home and conveninent to say the least. We ordered the mussels which generally are always good. This time they were "fair". Our main course was the pork chop for myself and the duck for my guest. Neither of these were worth mentioning. The duck was minimal and tough and not up to par for French style cooking. My pork chop was decent but the flavor was bland. Maybe it was an off night but we had a similar experience prior and prior to that. Maybe others go there to drink and socialize and the food is secondary but we feel the food must be first!"
    Dined on 8/7/2014
  • "The five of us came after Night Out After Crime. We were able to relax, have a drink and nice dinner. Luke, the host, made us feel very comfortable."
    Dined on 8/5/2014
  • "Wonderful as ususal! Have been going to Jubilee many years. The food is always fresh and consistently wonderful....a true neighborhood gem."
    Dined on 7/28/2014
  • "Good food! Our waiter, Marcello, was excellent. The host, Luke, was personable and accommodating."
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "This restaurant is consistently good. Mussels, fries and oh the grand marnier soufflé ..."
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "I loved ambience. most food was good, but our expectation was too high on food. So some disapointment, but over all very good."
    Dined on 7/24/2014
  • "I like the friendly neighborhood ambience created by the attentive management. The food is creative, fresh and well prepared. The menu offers a wide choice of creative appetizers and entrees. The wine list is french dominated and fairly priced. I have returned often as Jubilee is the best choice in a neighborhood starving for good food choices."
    Dined on 7/17/2014
  • "Although the new location is not quite as appealing as the old, the food and service remain excellent. The mussels are great and the monkfish is among the very best."
    Dined on 7/11/2014
  • "Definitely would suggest having the fish soup. The profiteroles the best I ever had! Just divine. Restaurant recommended to me. I will definitely recommend restaurant to my friends and family. I cannot wait to return again."
    Dined on 7/11/2014
  • "Had a lovely dinner at Jubilee Saturday night. With neighborhood folks out of town on a summer weekend we had no trouble getting in at the last minute. My husband had a delicious steak au poivre and i had soft shell crabs - two little ones - disappointing for the price tag, and a little bland as well. Great service; good acoustics for people who like to relax and talk over a nice meal."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "jubilee is always good and inviting, we enjoy going"
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "More SMILES everyone...your guests want to feel wel-come! Food was very good, thanks!"
    Dined on 7/1/2014
  • "You can get a reasonably priced meal here for two by ordering mussels and salad for one person, mussels and fries for the other, and then sharing the salad and fries. There is a wide selection of preparations for the mussels, but they have taken the Calvados and pancetta recipe off the menu. I thought that preparation was the best."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "One of the best restaurants in the neighborhood, especially excellent for its mussels."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "This was our sixth time there and it never fails to live up to a very high standard My wife and others in our party all raved about the scallops as the best they've had anywhere. My rack of lamb was done just right. We have friends who have never been there so next week we get to enjoy it once again."
    Dined on 6/17/2014
  • "Dinner at Jubilee was a wonderful surprise. Surprise, because one seldom finds turbot, albeit served as a "special", on NYC restaurant menus. Wonderful, because the whole dish was so well-conceived and so perfectly executed. The mixed green vegetables were balanced with proper attention to complimentary flavor and texture. In addition to the turbot, my wife and I both started with seared duck foie gras, again perfectly cooked, accompanied by tiny fresh figs and a delicious vinegar reduction, black current sauce, tangy, fruity and not sweet, thankfully. Nous sommes tres contents!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Jublie is very consistant, think wine list could be expanded to offer some special wines by the glass on a weekly basis. We have never had a poor meal there"
    Dined on 6/12/2014
  • "Love their food still and the visit brings forward fond memories of their original establishment which was magical. This shop seats more diners in a cheery atmosphere, but does not make me feel I am in Paris as the 54th Street address did. We will return! Nice all around overall. We send lots of people there!"
    Dined on 6/10/2014
  • "Flavorful food at affordable prices. Enjoy coming here on a regular basis."
    Dined on 6/9/2014
  • "I have been to Jubilee many times for dinner and always enjoyed it. This was my first time for a Sunday brunch and the same wonderful food and service are evident."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "We love our neighbourhood restaurant because it always provides excellent food and great service."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Jubilee is long outstanding wonderful restaurant. The food and service are great. And now with it's new larger and beautifully appointed location,which is still in the same neighborhood, it's a total winner. Book a reservation because it's always full."
    Dined on 6/5/2014
  • "Love the mussels! Jubilee is a wonderful place to have a conversation with friends - the food is excellent and the noise level is very low, so you can actually hear each other (a rarity in New York!)"
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "It was nice experience food was excellent waiters are polite and prompt great restaurant to celebrate special occasions and simply to spend time "
    Dined on 6/1/2014
  • "Bottomless Bloody Marys are just the prelude to an array of brunch choices, most with those wonderful fries."
    Dined on 6/1/2014
  • "The menu has first class food with inventive and delicious combinations. The service is always outstanding and it's reasonably priced. Well worth visiting."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Food was good as was the service. We had oysters on the half shell which were excellent as were the soft shell crabs. bouillabaisse and escargot were good but nothing to rave about. We went on a Saturday evening at 8 and the crowd was more hip replacement vs. hip, the average age of people in dining room was at least 65, maybe the cater to the Sutton Place crowd. In any case go for the food not the ambiance unless of course you are a senior in which case this is right up your alley!"
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "We celebrated our anniversary and enjoyed everything"
    Dined on 5/27/2014
  • "Our favorite place for escargot, mussels and frites! Love the variety of mussels - I think we've tried all at this point and they are all delicious. If you like escargot, they are really good here - lots of butter, parsley and garlic...yum!"
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Great food great service would come again and again. Mussels and steak tartare fabulous. "
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "We enjoyed another delicious meal at Jubilee. It's our "go to" spot for wonderful French food and excellent service!"
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "Always consistent neighborhood gem. Jubilee is our go to spot for great French cuisine. "
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "My neighborhood favorite... Delightful atmosphere..."
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "We started withe escargot, which was wonderful. For our main course, we both had the coq au vin, which was tasty but a little dry. The sautéed spinach side dish was delicious. "
    Dined on 5/20/2014
  • "The fans in the back room make it a little chilly and windy (ari blowing on your head). I realize that that room can get stuffy, but perhaps putting the fans at a lower speed would avoid the problem."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "Did reservation on line, super easy! Requested and earlier time than the on line reservation allowed. Got a very nice phone call and request was accommodated ! Had 5 of us..waitstaff was excellent, place was busy but not noisy. Appeared to be a knowledgable crowd. Had escargot and also shrimp with avocado appetizers . Entrees ordered were duck breast , scallops, salmon and monkfish special. All delicious. Desserts were apple tart, chocolate lava cake, lemon tort and raspberry gratin. All excellent also! Would return!"
    Dined on 5/15/2014
  • "Great food, great service and nice ambience. We had a drink at the bar and relaxed. There was no pressure to take our table even though the place was hopping and we were late to sit and dine."
    Dined on 5/15/2014