The Harrison
The Harrison

The Harrison

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.theharrison.com/
  • Phone: 2122749310x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: Monday – Thursday: 5:30pm – 10:00pm; Friday – Saturday: 5:30pm – 11:00pm; Sunday: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
    Lunch: Wednesday – Friday: 11:30am – 3:00pm
    Brunch: Saturday – Sunday: 11:30am – 3:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: American
  • Executive Chef: Ari Bokovza
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, View, Wine
  • Special Events: We have a private dining room located in our award winning wine cellar that can accommodate up to 24 guests. Please inquire through our link found on the Open Table website or email Gina@TheHarrison.com

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Corner of Greenwich St and Harrison St.
  • Public Transit: The 1 train to Franklin st or the 1,2,or 3 to Chambers st. As well as the A, C, or E to Canal st
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Parking Details: A private lot is on Greenwich and Jay St.
A word from The Harrison
Opened by Jimmy Bradley in October 2001, this Tribeca favorite is a restaurant remarkably in tune with its neighborhood and the city at large. Featuring seasonal contemporary American cuisine from Chef Bradley and Executive Chef Ari Bokovza, and sincere hospitality in a handsome and casually elegant setting, The Harrison instantly makes you feel like you’ve come home. The restaurant also boasts a private dining room housed in its award-winning wine cellar, and outdoor café with Hudson River views and a bar that begs to be dined at for a less formal meal. Since April 2011, Harrison diners have been enjoying the cool, casual vibe of The Harrison at lunchtime. Lunch at The Harrison is suited for business meetings, a quick bite, and special occasions alike. Whether it’s for lunch, dinner or a special event, The Harrison offers rustic, soulful fare, continuing owner Jimmy Bradley’s vision of bold, seasonally inspired cooking with sincere hospitality.
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The Harrison reviews from OpenTable diners
96 reviews since May 1, 2014
Overall Rating4.1
  • Food4.1
    Service4
  • Ambiance4.1
    Noise LevelModerate
84% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
neighborhood gem (50)fit for foodies (37)great for outdoor dining (35)special occasion (32)romantic (29)great for lunch (22)notable wine list (15)good for groups (14)great for brunch (10)vibrant bar scene (9)hot spot (8)kid-friendly (7)scenic view (5)late-night find (4)Show More
  • A Favorite
    Cate
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    The Harrison has been a favorite since it opened in 2001. It continues to be a real treat whenever we go there. The food is creative and delicious. The service is spot on. It is our favorite spot in the neighborhood chock full of terrific restaurants.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • TriBeCa
    Near
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    I always enjoy the Harrison experience. Gracious and delicious.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • solid
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    this is the 3rd time I've been spanning over 5 years. Each time the food and service has been solid. For the first time I sat outside and it was very enjoyable, I like outdoor dining, but many locations in the city it's a trade-off. At the harrison late on a Sat. it was really enjoyable. This time we combined 4 small plates and a side for a filling dinner for two (didn't quite finish everything, and frankly we upsold the 4th plate, could have done without it).
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Quite perfect
    TNNJVIP
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Don't know why it took us so long to return. Won't happen again. Welcome was warm. Menu was inviting. Food was superb, thoughtful and delicious. Service by Omar was gracious and spot-on including multiple great wine recommendations. Looking forward to another wonderful meal.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Jennifer from Boston
    FoodiefromBoston
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    We travel to NYC a few times a year for business and always love to enjoy the food scene - the Harrison definitely lived up to our expectations! Would go again and would highly recommend it to friends!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great Meal in Tribeca
    cr7675
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    Having worked in the area for the last 15 years always wanted to eat at The Harrison. Big mistake why did I wait so long... I can't wait to come back. The meal was fantastic. I had pork milanese the pork was moist and delicious. My wife had duke confit which she enjoyed thoroughly. The first course of chilled corn soup and heirloom gnocchi were a great start. The service was professional and noticed a real teamwork approach as other servers chipped in to clear plates and replace napkins when our server was busy.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Huge Disappointment
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008VIP
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    The food was such a disappointment - I don't know what to say. The chicken was dry and overcooked. Other dishes were overdone and too oily and tasteless. And the service was mediocre at best.....
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  • Exceptional food
    TXvisitor
    Dined on 8/5/2014
    Old favorites served in a wonderful, creative fashion!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • ctltribecaVIP
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    excellent food preparation & attentive staff. The plates are beautiful and the seasoning inventive.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Orzo mac and cheese.
    KatK
    Dined on 7/30/2014
    We went for Restaurant Week, and while everything was delicious (salmon entree -- the sauce was amazing!) the orzo mac and cheese was just beyond anything. My best friend and I both agreed we could have just had our own sides of mac and cheese and we would have been perfectly content! This is one we're definitely coming back to.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Disappointing
    Nodiet4meVIP
    Dined on 7/29/2014
    Always made a point of eating here when in NY for the liver that you could cut with a fork. Last time was not up to par and this time was worse. The chard was tough (could not cut with a knife), the bacon-onion torta was overcooked (almost burnt) and the liver was in two pieces and hard to cut. The lamb neck "oso bucco" was good but not extrordinary. A bright point was the grilled octopus appetizer which was very good. Wine selection/pricing also good. The service was average, I ordered coffee at the end of the meal and it didn't show up. All in all expected more for the money. This is off my "must visit when in NY" list.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Supermei
    Dined on 7/27/2014
    The waitress needs to put some smile on her face!!! Worst service experience ever!!!
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  • Meh! and not a good deal.
    RestaurantWeekHunter
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    They advertised in Restaurant Week for $25 for lunch. You can pick 2 courses from the menu, regardless of it's less or more than $25, you pay $25. Totally doesn't make sense to pay $25 when you picked 2 items for less than that (plus I doubt you can choose 2 courses that valued more than $25 that you'll like. I feel like I am almost forced to do that, since it was clearly I went there out of good fun during Rest Wk to find bargains) They show no effort during Restaurant Week. Just a meh experience.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • deliciousVIP
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    lovely restaurant with very good service and food will go back again when I am downtown
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Restaurant week gem
    NewyorkerVIP
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    I always enjoy the Harrison but had an especially good experience with the restaurant week menu. Excellent choices - fantastic chocolate flan dessert. The outdoor dining is so special. The waiter was very busy and never offered coffee until he was giving us the check and had come felt missed the fact we had been served dessert. But overall it was. Very nice experience.
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Never disappoints
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    This is our third visit to the Harrison this year. We always bring our out of town guests there and it never disappoints. They make a genuine effort to accommodate table preferences. The staff is friendly, experienced and attentive. The food is consistently good. The ambience is conducive to enjoying a nice meal with friends and/or relatives. Definitively recommend it.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Perfect summer date spot
    Shelby
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    Perfect outdoor dining location. Quiet street, great food, and fabulous service. We loved everything we ordered, particularly the gnocchi and summer artichoke salad. Will definitely be back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent Food and Service
    pegblooms
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Within walking distance of most TRIBECA living rooms, this restaurant serves an electric and delicious menu. From the lamb starter to the salmon entree and fine wine parings, this was a meal to remember.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Lovely Outdoor Brunch
    Luv2eatVIP
    Dined on 6/29/2014
    My husband and I had a very enjoyable Sunday Brunch at The Harrison recently. I had a Pork Sandwich that was sumptuous, while he had a delicious version of Eggs Benedict. We both loved our appetizer of Hake Fingers. The wine list continues to offer an excellent and varied selection. Our server, Fernando was very attentive, friendly and courteous. It was a beautiful day and the outdoor dining was very pleasurable. I look forward to more enjoyable summer brunches and dinners at The Harrison.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A great spot
    kenjo
    Dined on 6/26/2014
    They do things right here. Great service. Outstanding food. The specials really are special, not just leftovers repurposed to move. It's a bit pricey but well worth the money.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Hidden Brunch spot on Greenwich
    Jeffreycols
    Dined on 6/8/2014
    A hidden brunch spot. Great food and staff. Creative drinks. Surprisingly kid friendly.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • so so food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009VIP
    Dined on 6/7/2014
    no need to be back. the food wasn't bad but it wasn't an unforgettable experience.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • marc lebowitz
    lebo
    Dined on 6/7/2014
    we dined at the harrison this past saturday - norm (the host) greeted my wife and I and then joined us as at the bar while we waited for our friends to arrive. the bartender recommended a bourbon drink that was great! the service at dinner - the food presentation and the food served were all excellent and served at a proper pace - my wife also loved the desert selection - we will be back in two weeks to try their summer menu
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Wonderful food
    WsncVIP
    Dined on 6/4/2014
    Service could not have been more appropriate and genuine.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Love2WineNDineVIP
    Dined on 6/3/2014
    Delicious food and nice wine list. Warm atmosphere. Good friendly service - good for friends or business Fabulous bar
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A perfect evening
    AlicechefVIP
    Dined on 5/31/2014
    A very pretty place with food to match. All in all a delightful evening.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Worth the trip
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008VIP
    Dined on 5/24/2014
    When I heard that the restaurant we were going to was way down in the financial district, I wasn't thrilled, but boy is this worth the trip. The food is terrific and the service was friendly, attentive and knowledgable. The gnocchi appetizer was a highlight and both of our fish entrees were very tasty and well prepared. They have an extensive wine list, not all crazy expensive. It's a nice space and didn't get too noisy, so it was easy to carry on a conversation. I would definitely return on a future trip to New York.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Better for Dinner than Brunch
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009VIP
    Dined on 5/17/2014
    Dinner was charming and exuded casual elegance. Brunch seemed more like an afterthought.
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Overpriced small food + bad service
    FoodieVIP
    Dined on 5/11/2014
    The food was extremely small and overpriced. After paying $35 for a prix fix lunch, my husband and I were hungry. The food took forever to come and the servers seemed disinterested.
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  • Consistent
    Foodnwine1
    Dined on 5/10/2014
    We've been going here for a long time. Great place!
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 5/8/2014
    lovely restaurant and good food, its an old favorite....but the sound level is very loud!
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 65 ratings-only reviews submitted since May 1, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.1
    • Food4.1
    • Ambiance4.1
    • Service4.1
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 987 reviews are from the The Harrison reviews archive.
  • Good scene, Good Food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 4/29/2014
    The venue was nice, the service was great, the food was delicious. No complaints, would eat here again.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Favorite local dining
    WillajaneVIP
    Dined on 4/27/2014
    I love this place. It always has the freshest ingredients and the food Never disappoints.
    Special Features:
    Great for Brunch, Kid-Friendly, Fit For Foodies, Good for Groups, special occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great discovery
    CalLonVIP
    Dined on 4/26/2014
    During a recent visit from Napa Valley, we booked The Harrison on OpenTable. What a great discovery! Every dish we ordered was delicious. Service was excellent. Beautiful room and pleasant atmosphere. We have already recommended The Harrison to several friends and colleagues, and look forward to returning to enjoy another meal next time we visit NYC.
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Brunch in Tribeca
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 4/26/2014
    I ate brunch here with 5 friends in the middle of the TriBeca film festival. The bloody mary's were great, and the food was a good match. Try the Mediterranean breakfast - delicious poached eggs w/ hummus, olives, and feta.
    Special Features:
    Great for Brunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent, as always
    TullibardineVIP
    Dined on 4/23/2014
    Favorite spot for an around the corner, close-to-home dinner.
    Special Features:
    Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Harrison still shines
    NickB
    Dined on 4/22/2014
    Decided to hit up The Harrison, a favorite place in Tribeca, before heading to a screening at the Film Festival. This place is still great. The scallop appetizers were perfectly cooked and tasted sublime over diced beet salad. I had the roast chicken, not the most adventurous dish, but it had great flavor. This is a great room with attentive staff and an active bar. Strong wine list and recommended for romantic or special occasions.
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Romantic, special occasion, Late-Night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Vibrant Bar Scene, Notable Wine List
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Always reliable
    Baseballmom
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Food was terrific, service very good. We have never had a bad meal at The Harrison. Great neighborhood place.
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Fancy
    Bets
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Maybe too fancy for tourists, with their sneakers and t-shirts! But it was quite ok, We weren't uncomfortable because of that!
    Special Features:
    Great for Brunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Food Requires Multiple Tastings
    Misc72
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Went to the Harrison for Easter Sunday brunch and loved it. The food was excellent. I found myself picking food off my partner's plate multiple times, especially when I found my plate empty The service was mixed. Our waiter seemed less than confident, but the issue that came up was handled well by management. I will try The Harrison again for dinner soon.
    Special Features:
    Great for Brunch, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet