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About Le Gigot

Provencal cuisine in an intimate, cozy setting. A zinc bar, banquettes, flowers, and an attentive staff ensure your comfort and satisfaction. Seasonal ingredients and simplicity of preparation distinguish our food.

18 Cornelia Street
New York, NY 10014
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Provencal

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Tuesday-Friday 12:00pm - 2:30pm
Dinner: Tuesday-Friday 5-10:30 pm
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner: Saturday: 11:00am - 11:00pm, Sunday: 11:00am - 9:00pm
Closed Monday

Cross Street:
West 4th Street

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 627-3737

Website:
http://legigotrestaurant.com/

Public Transit:
A, B, C, D, E, F & V trains to West 4th Street.

Executive Chef:
Alioune Ndiaye

Private Party Facilities:
Available for private parties. Full buy out required.

Private Party Contact:
Pamela Decaire: (212) 627-3737

Additional:
Bar Dining, Beer, Counter Seating, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wine

Le Gigot Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.7

ambience

4.5

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

94% would recommend it to a friend

Cozy (31)
Neighborhood Gem (28)
Authentic (23)
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Good for a Date (22)
Fit for Foodies (18)
Romantic (17)
Special Occasion (17)
Quiet Conversation (16)
Casual (14)
Good for Anniversaries (14)
Good for Birthdays (6)
Comfort Food (5)
Pre/post Theatre (5)
Great for Brunch (4)
Creative Cuisine (4)
Fun (4)
Sunday Lunch (4)
Business Meals (3)
Worth the Drive (3)
Bar Seating (2)
Handcrafted Cocktails (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
People Watching (2)
Seasonal (2)
Scenic View (1)
Good for Groups (1)
Healthy (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Notable Wine List (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
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·Dined 4 days ago

Wonderful cosy atmosphere with a menu full of creative dishes that will send every last taste bud to work with a smile.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Cozy
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

A wonderful restaurant serving excellent food in a non-pretentious French style bistro / brasserie environment. The crab salad with avocado in a fig vinaigrette was superb followed by the best in a few years duck confit that i had as well as a lapin (rabbit / hare) stew. Finished with a classic, black bean creme brûlée, the experience was amazing.
Service is attentive and very professional. The wine list by the glass could benefit an upgrade.
A place to come back for certain.

Tags: Gluten Free Options, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 5 days ago

Always an amazing experience and food is outstanding.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 4, 2017

We went for a birthday celebration. Overall a nice meal with quite authentic French food. The Gigot and duck were both particularly good as was the tarte tatin. Unfortunately we were seated next to a very large and loud group which spoiled the atmosphere a bit but certainly not the restaurant’s fault. It’s not cheap but you do get quality ingredients and food.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Authentic
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Our second visit to Le Gigot, this time to introduce another couple, was as splendid as the first. This restaurant has an extraordinary personality and ambiance all its own, not to mention a superb menu and wine list. Happily, for those diners who cringe at the thought of stuffily pretentious dining, Le Gigot offers a genuinely warm and unpretentious service from start to finish. I can't imagine a better dining experience in NYC. But keep it quiet, OK?

Tags: Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Friendly service and excellent food. (Esp Crab cake and onion soup)

Tags: Good for Groups, Cozy, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 2, 2017

A hidden gem! Many thanks to Open Table because we would have never found this restaurant if it were not for the filter features on the site. We were in Manhattan for work on Friday and decided to have a dinner date afterwards. I wanted to steer clear of Italian food and was really looking for a cozy, relaxed, intimate place with delicious food-an unpretentious evening, you know? This place was it and then some! The food was amazing, my husband had the beef bourguignon and I had the pork tenderloin-we shared and both were to die for! We also had the escargot and mussels which were both equally delicious, along with crusty bread we used to mop up the broth from the mussels and a bold French wine. Definitely a place where the locals hang out and everyone was friendly-we felt like we lived in the neighborhood too! Impeccable service by Daniel and staff and I hope that we can come here again soon! I highly recommend this restaurant!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 29, 2017

Cozy, comfortable and friendly with a very French ambiance.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Pre/post Theatre, Quiet Conversation
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Celebrated 27 years of marriage. Warm, intimate setting and great french food and wine. The service was wonderful.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (London)·Dined on November 22, 2017

Service was impressive

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 (St. Louis)·Dined on November 20, 2017

Great as usual!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Le Gigot is an intimate jewel of a restaurant. Very friendly service and delicious food. The atmosphere is cozy and quiet - perfect for conversation. Will be back!

Tags: Great for Brunch, Casual, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 18, 2017

Cost, friendly restaurant with excellent menu; cassoulet a specialty

Tags: Authentic, Business Meals, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 12, 2017

cozy restaurant with great food on the coolest street in NYC

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Great food!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

This the second time I visited and continue being great.
It is a very small place but food and service is excellent.

Tags: Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Nice little bistro like french restaurent. Good food, very nice service.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Great restaurant. One of my wife’s and my favorites

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Uninspired standard French brasserie cuisine. High prices reflect West Village rents, I guess. Our hostess was our server and her service was friendly and not rushed. The bread was quite nice.

Tags: Cozy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Our second time here and, as before, very enjoyable. Good food, good service and a lovely restaurant. We look forward to returning.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Good for a Date, Casual, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

A gem! Great food. Service thoughout the afternoon. Friendly, pleasant, casual but very well-organized. Great wine list too - limited, like the menu & the seating but all are perfectly formed.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Casual, Paleo Friendly, Sunday Lunch, Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

Good wine, great food, excellent service. What else can I say?

Tags: Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Authentic, Good for a Date, Romantic
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Another excellent meal! Superb food and great service provide for a delightful dinner.

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies
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 (Richmond)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Very pleasant intimate French bistro, with delicious food well prepared. Many salad choices, and those crab cakes are delicious. We'll be back.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Brunch, Romantic, Authentic
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 19, 2017

Le Gigot never disappoints. It is a gem that I am happy to recommend but hope not too many people discover (so I can always get a table).

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 17, 2017

A wonderful restaurant. Excellent menu choices superbly prepared. If we lived in NY, we would go frequently. We're an older couple who relish a quiet cozy spot with great food and personal attention. And all at reasonable prices. Highly recommend!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Were a group of 5 for our son's 26th birthday. We are a family that loves to find neighborhood gems and this one turned out around the corner from his girlfriends apartment. Appetizers were spot on, and entrees were very authentic.. Looking forward to returning there soon.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Casual, Authentic
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Le Gigot lives up to its accolades and very few disagree. Know that the restaurant is cozy, which we value. The menu has something for everyone and there are always a few off-the-menu specials. this time we began our dinner with one: tomatoes with olive oil/balsamic vinegar, basil and a choice of goat or blue cheese sprinkled lightly over all: delicious. Both of our entrees were also delicious as was the shared tarte tatin which we were really too full to order--but couldn't resist--fortunately! Expect a warm welcome and excellent service (always).

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·Dined on October 10, 2017

In 20 years of enjoying meals at Le Gigot I have never once been disappointed. Everything is delicious.

Tags: Authentic, Quiet Conversation, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Le Gigot has Parisian ambience and the service proceeds at a leisurely conducive to talking and enjoying each bite of the delicious food. The wine list is varied and the prices are reasonable.

Tags: Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

A place with character. food was excellent. great neighborhood place. good for special occasion or just for a simple tasty meal out. The menu isn't too complicated but has variety. a place to go back to again and again and feel at home.

Tags: Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Special Occasion, Romantic
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 6, 2017

Casual French bistro with solid cooking and attentive service. Country pate was slightly bland but dijon mustard gave the flavor a boost. Onglet [hangar steak] was flavorful and chewy, as it is supposed to be. Flageolets and good bread rounded out the picture. Brioche bread pudding is a stand-out dessert. Service was there when needed. Decor is redolent of Parisian bistrot. Worth taking advantage of this notable casual restaurant on Corneliia Street.

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Pre/post Theatre, People Watching, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 4, 2017

On a weeknight this spot was a pleasure. Small but comfortable. No blaring music, no bar scene. Just a neighborhood bistro with exactly the menu you would anticipate. Dishes were well prepared; portions generous; no fireworks.
Service was thoughtful and accommodating, if slightly scattered as the hours passed.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Comfort Food
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 3, 2017

Great spot in West Village for great service, atmosphere and food. Love coming here.

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·Dined on October 3, 2017

A true gem- worth taking the time to enjoy the fine cuisine.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Sunday Lunch, Cozy, Authentic, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Handcrafted Cocktails, Healthy, Local Ingredients, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 30, 2017

A real gem! The food was excellent. The service was very good - warm, genuine and attentive. A very pretty restaurant. We look forward to returning.

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Romantic, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Cozy, Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 28, 2017

Exactly what anyone seeking a good tiny French restaurant in the Village would want. The space is charming, the food delicious, the service good. Of course, if a place is small and popular and the patrons are having a good time, it is likely the "buzz" will get pretty loud. Such is the case here, and we visited on a Thursday. We'll gladly return when we want to join with friends and have lively conversations.

Tags: Special Occasion, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Fun, Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 23, 2017

The restaurant is lovely with good and friendly service. This was my 2nd time there and unfortunately, I didn't like it as much for a full dinner as a 'small bite'. The food is good but not great and the menu is limited. Crab cakes are delicious but expensive.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 20, 2017

The food and service are excellent but this is a small place and tables are very very close together. If one is seated next to a group who talk very loudly and laugh explosively, it is impossible to enjoy one's meal.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 9, 2017

Everything was great. Could not have been more pleased.

Tags: Good for a Date, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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