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A photo of Beauty & Essex- New York restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Unspecified • Lower East Side
Booked 86 times today
Beauty & Essex has an innovative design that starts in the restaurant’s entrance, a well-curated modern-day pawn shop replete with a saxophone, boom­box, quirky artifacts, vintage treasures, and an eclectic array of “one-off” pieces of jewelry. Continuing past the pawnshop, guests encounter a grand, circular staircase wrapped around a two-story custom chandelier, but only the adventurous will discover all that Beauty & Essex has to offer. With four distinct dining rooms (one private), two bars, a lounge, and a women’s bathroom complete with a salon including a luxurious sofa, and antique perfume bottles. The cuisine, much like the design, is intended to set a new course. Chef Chris Santos was one of the pioneers of the small, share plate dining trend that has swept the nation, and with the Beauty & Essex menu, he once again has created waves on the food scene.
A photo of Ernesto’s restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Basque • Lower East Side
Booked 1 time today
Ernesto’s is the acclaimed Basque-inspired restaurant from veteran chef Ryan Bartlow, who has worked at world-renowned restaurants, including Akelarre in Spain, Alinea in Chicago, and Frenchette in New York City. At Ernesto’s — which has been named one of The New York Times ‘best new restaurants’ of the year, among other accolades — Bartlow offers a menu inspired by his years spent cooking and living in the Basque region of Spain, mixing signature traditional dishes with seasonal riffs on classic flavors.Ernesto's is open for dinner Monday from 5:30-9:30pm and Tuesday-Thursday from 5pm-9:30pm with the kitchen closing at 9:45pm, and Fri-Sat 5pm-10pm with the kitchen closing at 10:30pm. We accept reservations and walk-ins. We take reservations up to two weeks in advance with our books opening at midnight. **Our outdoor tables are WALK-IN ONLY. Please call on the day of your reservation to check for availability.
A photo of Ivan Ramen restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary Asian • Lower East Side
Booked 36 times today
Ivan Ramen "More then Just Ramen!"Ivan Ramen imagines the Classic NY diner as seen through the Japanese lens. The food is incredible, the service outstanding, the menu is uniquely Ivan Orkin. Ivan Ramen celebrates Ivan’s creativity through the lens of his life journey. His effortless blending of: his New York roots, his classic French training, and his deep understanding of Japan, color the menu and the restaurant. Ramen here is clearly a must, but you should not miss out on the amazing array of other dishes, which are perfect for sharing while you enjoy a well selected sake. Casual, comfortable and quirky with splashes of art inspired by pop culture and movies, Ivan Ramen is simply a fun restaurant.
A photo of Dudley's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Lower East Side
Booked 46 times today
From the team who brought us Ruby’s & Elephante, Dudley’s is a neighborhood staple that delivers good vibes and great food in equal measure. The American-meets-Australian all-day cafe serves a lust-worthy brunch, alongside sandwiches, and pasta, all within a lively environment that’s a destination to see-and-be-seen.
A photo of Betty restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Lower East Side
Booked 2 times today
Celebrity Chef Abigail Hitchcock presents her latest restaurant featuring an upscale diner experience. Betty is a minimalistic, cozy, welcoming environment with a focus on fostering community. We do our best to make sure everyone feels at home here. One of Abby's signature dishes is the Crispy Duck. A local favorite for breakfast is baked eggs. All menus; breakfast, lunch, and dinner are available at all hours. Happy Hour from 4-7. We're located near Seward park on the lower east side of manhattan. 193 Henry Street between Jefferson and Clinton. There are special events. In Abigail's Kitchen, we hold cooking classes and Dinners in the Dark (blindfolded dining!), and there is high end event dining in warm weather on the private roof deck. Open 10-10 Sun-Thurs. 10-12 Fri. and Sat. Open till 2 any night needed. Family friendly. Fully stocked bar.Please come. All are welcome.Your friends at Betty.
A photo of Essex restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Fusion / Eclectic • Lower East Side
Booked 22 times today
Lower East Side pioneer famous for award winning contemporary cuisine, oyster happy hours and NYC's original brunch party. A vibrant multi-level space in the historic Shapiro's Winery, Essex offers intimate seating as well as group dining and event spaces. Enjoy outdoor dining rain or shine on our covered decks.
A photo of Wildair restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Wine Bar • Lower East Side
Booked 34 times today
A New York Restaurant. Some people call us a wine bar.
A photo of SET L.E.S. restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Comfort Food • Lower East Side
Booked 11 times today
At SET L.E.S. we bring "hip" and "flavor" together in our energetic restaurant/bar located in the heart of Lower East Side, New York City. Nearing almost a decade, the restaurant has grown into a neighborhood gem, most known for, the Asian-inspired menu and palatable crafted cocktails. While the restaurant is popular for it's lunch and dinner, weekend brunch has become the most quintessential experience. With customer-favorite's like the "Chicken and buttermilk waffles" and the "Steak and eggs skillet" cooked to perfection. The ambiance also makes for a great place to celebrate your birthday, with a special complimentary item with parties over 6.
A photo of Rabbit House Omakase and Sake Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Japanese • Lower East Side
Rabbit House is Small-Scale Theme Restaurant and Chef’s Solo Challenging Project to share happy moment! Semi-Formal Creative New Japanese, Seasonal Six course Omakase and a la carte menu with Sake and Japanese full bar, cozy atmosphere in this exciting neighbor! Please cheer Rabbit House from now on!Signature 6 course Omakase and premium 6 course Omakase is available.Because of high demand, we decide to offer only Omakase course for peak time of Friday and Saturday. If you come here for a la cart menu, please come on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday or after 10 pm of Friday and Saturday.Bar Snack/Appetizer; our famous Addicted Sparerib, Tako Marinade Salad.Seasonal Entree; Gluten-Free Seasonal Pasta, Vegan Pasta, Seasonal Fish, Signature Rabbit.Try Our Famous Six kinds Sake pairing and Daiginjo Sake pairing Original Cocktail; Osaka Highball, Kyoto Cherry Blossom(Kyoto Gin Base)Japanese Spirits; Japanese Single Malt Whisky, Japanese Rum, Shochu.
A photo of May Kaidee restaurant
Very Good(6)
Price: Moderate
• Thai • Lower East Side
Booked 3 times today
Authentic Thai food, spontaneous traditional dancing, occasional costume dress-up with background music by exclusively Thai musicians makes May Kaidee stand apart from most restaurants. And for those who are up for the challenge, our karaoke stage awaits in a separate event space!May Kaide has a warm and casual setting ideal for meeting with friends, unwinding after work, and foodies seeking a unique but authentic take on traditional Thai food. Some customers over the years have commented that they feel as if they have been momentarily transported to a family restaurant in Thailand.All Vegan, our menu was originally developed 40 years ago in Bangkok, Thailand. We specialize in curries, noodles and NE Thai dishes including an uncanny plant-based version of Laab Pak, the Isaan favorite. We source the freshest ingredients, grind spices daily and make every dish to order.Also check out our experiences including fruit carving, culinary parties, and the Thai night market!

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  • marleneC
    New York City •2 reviews
    Dined 1 day ago
    Celebrated a bday with a big group of friends. Everyone made us feel so welcome and we had a fabulous time. Great ambience, vibe, and we loved all the shareable food options. We also had a vegetarian and a vegan in our group, and there were more than enough options that we all loved. Actually, I think the vegan options were some of the most tastiest. I highly recommend especially for a group. Our servers were great and very attentive but not overly so as they let us stay and have fun without rushing us through the dinner. we were there for well over two hours. We’ll definitely return.
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    Beauty & Essex- New YorkPrice: Expensive• undefined• Lower East Side
  • MarciD
    New York City •27 reviews
    Dined 1 day ago
    Very good food. The wait staff is terrific. The only reason I didn’t give 5 stars was because my husband and I had to shout to hear each other.
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    Dudley'sPrice: Moderate• Café• Lower East Side
  • OpenTable Dinervip
    New York City •2 reviews
    Dined 2 days ago
    There is no place like Bondst. I have been there for 25 years and the food and service is consistently exceptional. It is indeed very expensive but it very high quality on all accounts.
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    BONDSTPrice: Very Expensive• Japanese• NoHo
  • Marck
    New York City •1 review
    Dined 4 days ago
    Love everything about Ivan Ramen. Food is amazing, the staff is attentive and knowledgeable and the vibe is LES cool. I have been there many times and will continue to go back. One of my favorite restaurants in NYC.
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    Ivan RamenPrice: Moderate• Contemporary Asian• Lower East Side
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