Jack's Wife Freda - Carmine Street
Jack's Wife Freda is a lively all-day bistro executing American-Mediterranean cooking and classic cocktails in understated digs.
We serve an all day menu 7 days a week.
- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Sealed or wrapped utensils used
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Waitstaff wear masks
- Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Proof of vaccination required to dine indoors
New favorite brunch spot. Look forward to dining here again when we visit NYC. Our server was fantastic!
Always a lovely experience and very attentive and friendly staff.
Great food, great service, friendly casual staff. Had a great time!
Delish, non traditional breakfasts, hearty vegetarian and non meat based options.
Excellent atmosphere, very cosy and lovely food and staff
This restaurant is a gem! The cantaloupe mimosa is so yummy! And the food is very tasty!
Went for dinner. Burger was fantastic however the chicken sandwich was so so. Thin strips of chicken were a little dry and there was not enough aioli on sandwich to help. The ambiance was upbeat and lighting was bright.
The food was bland and not good value for the price, the waiters kept forgetting which table ordered what
Restaurant was really cold as we were seated by the door, we would’ve stayed longer if it wasn’t so cold. everything was great besides that. They should have one of those plastic shacks like other restaurants so that the cold air isn’t blowing directly into the restaurant
Great service. Fantastic food
Food was great and all the staff was super friendly!
Great service, food, and overall meal. Thanks!
It was a very good experience and the food was excellent, so was the music and the service
All in good experience, the duck sandwich is superb!!
Such an amazing experience. Staff was attentive and amazing. The food was beyond great. Every dish and drink we ordered was so good. I’ve been before to a different location but this location is the best! Brought some out of town guests here and it did not disappoint. 100% recommend!
Service was great, happy and friendly. Tables were not too close to each other and music not too loud.. I was there for dinner on a rainy Monday evening though. My only suggestion would be to add more chicken and fish or even meat options to the appetizer menu and even the main entree. Some people like me like to eat enough protein in all their dishes.
Loved it! Always a treat to come back here. Hope to dine here again soon.
Food was good, service was good, overall a good experience except for the portions being small in comparison to the price.
Best breakfast sandwich ever! The Madame Freda is so good: pressed duck prosciutto, cheddar béchamel, gruyère and a sunny side up egg.
Birthday brunch. Lovely all the way around!
The staff was super friendly and accommodating. Definitely will return based off of the staff and excellent food.
They were so attentive and patient with our large party. Thank you so much for the wonderful service, JWF Carmine St will always be a favorite!!
One of the best servers I have had in a long time- incredibly attentive to our needs, very knowledgeable and able to help me navigate my dietary restrictions with ease. Wonderful time overall and I will definitely be back!
Great food, friendly and attentive service!
Great fun lively atmosphere but LOUD. Service staff was very attentive. Cocktails are excellent, especially the Green Dean.
Lovely brunch, great cocktails and atmosphere! Helpful & polite staff.
Food was average for the price, service was clearly understaffed. Wrong food orders were brought to us, cold coffee that was stale from the morning, forgetting our sodas. Not the best
Food was good but I wish they would be a little more flexible with the menu. I wanted egg whites and was told no.
Absolutely the best service ever!
Highly recommended breakfast was fabulous
Perfect spot for a casual dinner with friends to catch up over ambient lighting and delicious drinks.
Great Breakfast spot, , cute with good food (though I might suggest gluten free bread option), but UNBELIEVEABLY NOISY. You cannot hear what your tablemate is saying! YOU HAVE TO SHOUT!
Great vibes and good menu for a casual brunch, lunch, or dinner. Food felt light and fresh with plenty of options to meet anyone’s needs.
Service was excellent and food was great. Better than the service over in SoHo location!
I love this place. Food is delicious. We sat outside in 40 degree weather and the heaters made it super comfortable and the people watching on Carmine is great. Staff was very attentive. Prices are reasonable... really this is one of my favorite restaurants in NYC.
We waited 30 minutes to be seated despite having a reservation
Excellent service and delicious food! A little loud when sitting inside as there were other big parties seated as well, but to be expected on a buzzing Saturday night! .
We were a little disappointed by the food and service quality but hope it was just an odd day and will give it a go again
I’ve never cried while eating a meal until now
Quaint restaurant with fantastic food and excellent service.
Jack's Wife Freda - Carmine Street is rated 4.7 stars by 296 OpenTable diners.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.