Cookshop

4.6
5306 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
Cookshop presents the ideal combination of great American food, prepared by Chef Marc Meyer, warm hospitality and meaningful design to west Chelsea. At the heart and soul of Cookshop lies the owners’ commitment to bringing an honest seasonal dining option to New York City coupled with an exceptional beverage program.

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Mother's Day Menus & Specials

Book now for Mother's Day! Brunch or Dinner - Cookshop is the place to celebrate the special mom in your life!

Sunday, May 12, 2019

What Insiders Are Saying

The Infatuation
8.4

One of the few New York City restaurants you can count on for an excellent meal regardless of circumstance. Go for any meal or for a day on the patio.

Ratings 8.0-8.5:The best way to think about restaurants in the low to mid 8′s is that these are the places you would absolutely go back to, anytime. These restaurants are ones that you want to bring a friend to, just so they can also experience the duck carnitas, or burger, or whatever dish the place is known for.
What 5306 People Are Saying
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1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Booked ahead, lovely table, great service and food

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NJ
New York Area
22 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The most amazing Bloody Mary’s in the city. Food is outstanding and scrumptious The entire staff is friendly, attentive and always fun. A not-to-miss dining experience in the city.

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d
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Well, it was Easter... could not have been better!
Staff were terrific from manager to barmaid to waiter helpful with our sidewalk seating, our family, and our puppy!
Made Holiday stress free.. and we had a joyful experience, would return!

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our server was phenomenal!! Food was delicious!! Just about ordered one of everything on the menu

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OT
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 2food 5service 1ambience 4

Cookshop is one of my favorite restaurants. I was so shocked at how rude our waiter was. It was terrible. The food was great & we ignored him but shocking. Older, bald...terrible.

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DL
New York Area
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great neighborhood spot. Definitely happening but not overcrowded at all. We sat pretty far in the back and still felt like we were part of the scene, which I love. Also - Jordan was our waiter and he did a fantastic job with our relatively difficult / indecisive group. Thank you!

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PC
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Really great food and innovative ideas for classics like deviled eggs and chicken liver mousse. Great atmosphere and ambiance. We will be back!!!

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ME
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

The service set this restaurant apart for me. Everyone was very attentive.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Superb! As always!

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OT
London
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great spot. Good food and service.

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SP
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Waiter was very attentive and amusing,
Had to be out for play at the Shed at 7:30,
no problem, husband particularly enjoyed the
Porgie, my chicken dish was delicious!

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CA
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Cookshop is one of my go-to places for business breakfast meetings. The service is excellent and the menu, while small, is diverse.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on April 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great place we went after we walked the high line for brunch- perfect!

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OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on April 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great healthy brunch, delicious Bloody Mary. Arrived 45 min early for res on a busy Sunday and they sat us early. So nice. Outdoor seating too.

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B
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on April 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

We eat here every time we’re in Chelsea..3 or 4 times a year..lamb burger exception as is the roasted chicken !!

If you want to converse with table mates do not choose to dine inside.

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ND
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Great casual spot to catch up with friends. Our waiter was helpful and patient. We chose the three cheeses and the radishes with butter and both were superb. The food at Cookshop is excellent, the room animated, wine selection varied, great cocktails, this place has cornered the market on food quality and comfort. The only concern, at times, it was hard to hear the conversation because of the cacophony in the room.

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OT
New England
1 review
Dined on April 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love this restaurant! Great spot for a relaxed date. I also recently took some out-of-towners here - there’s something for everybody and they all loved it. Service is also reliably stellar.

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NY
1 review
Dined on April 7, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

Was just ok this time. Not the best service or best tasting food as previous visits, but still one of my favorites for brunch. You really can't go wrong with the entire menu

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JD
New York Area
26 reviews
Dined on April 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We love Cookshop, such inventive food, great service and we absolutely love this place

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m
Seattle
57 reviews
Dined on April 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great menu and service. Thanks collin

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OT
New York Area
35 reviews
Dined on April 6, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

One of my favorite spots for great food, service, and fun evening with friends.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 6, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Late lunch, great table, tasty creative menu, kind waiter, noisy!

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C
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on April 5, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

well prepared food; excellent service; lively ambiance; could have a few more basic salad options

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C
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2019
Overall 3food 4service 5ambience 3

Good food, but too noisy. Blaring music and impossible to have a conversation. Will not return.

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b
New York Area
72 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

The hostess was very accommodating when I mentioned that I would be thirty minutes late.

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GS
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 3

Our party of three asked for a table by the window. We were told by the hostess that the only open window table was reserved for a party of 5. About 15 minutes after we sat down a party of three was seated at that table. Other than that the service was exceptional. Although all of the food was very tasty, two of us had steaks that were so tough that it was hard to cut with a steak knife. I dont mind paying top dollar for a good steak but this poor quality steak was overpriced. Lastly, the seats are small and uncomfortable.

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RL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 1food 2service 1ambience 3

The most unatentive waiter we ever experienced; careless, borderline rude, & unsympathetic. We'd never go back nor would we ever recommend this restaurant.

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i
New York Area
20 reviews
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Cookshop never disappoints. Fresh food. Great service. Tasty drinks. A great place, any time.

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Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Enjoyed! Outdoor seating nice on warm sunny day. Indoors looked a bit too crowded and noisy. Waitress helpful with suggestions for my vegan daughter. Brunch food was delicious. Seated right at reservation time. High line entrance close- enjoyed a stroll .

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EP
1 review
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Outstanding food and service, restaurant was a little loud but could hold a reasonable conversation

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DT
Western NC
8 reviews
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 2

Screaming child at next table didn't help our experience.

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BG
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Whenever I have friends visiting from out of town I bring them to Cookshop. Food is always delicious. The space is generous so you don’t feel crowded like in many other NYC restaurants.

Perfect place to stop for dinner after visiting the High Line and Chelsea art galleries.

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g
New York Area
81 reviews
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

The next time I eat here, I will ask to be seated outside. The trucks and sirens going up Tenth Avenue could not be worse than the noise level inside the restaurant. Food and service were great, but it was impossible to relax and enjoy them. I suspect the restaurant deliberately tortures its customers with loud noise to get them to leave fast, so they can turn over the tables quickly.

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b
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on March 28, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Inventive, flavorful food. Wonderful, attentive staff.

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OT
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on March 28, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great Breakfast menu

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JL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 27, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

A lovely atmosphere, really delicious food - I had the lamb. My friend had some food restrictions and the waitress, manager, chef and staff were very accommodating. It seems to be a great neighborhood restaurant and would also make a great date place. I would come back here.

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L
New York Area
74 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

My favorite neighborhood restaurant, great for breakfast, brunch, lunch. Always busy and noisy, and I’m always happy there. Will try dinner there sometime soon. The staff is very accommodating.

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SR
1 review
Dined on March 27, 2019
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 3

the noise level at lunch is not great for a business lunch where you need to talk

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AW
New York Area
30 reviews
Dined on March 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Always a pleasant experience.... such a diverse menu, something for everyone and the staff is so pleasant... love Cookshop...

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MM
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on March 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Love Cookshop! Great ingredients for all the dishes!

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