MP Taverna - Irvington

4.7
2235 Reviews
$30 and under
Greek
MP Taverna is now offering socially distanced dining inside. We require that all guests dining indoors wear a mask or face covering when NOT eating or drinking.

MP Taverna is also offering outdoor dining in the MP Open Air Corral depending on the weather. Outdoor reservations are for the tent area ONLY. Outdoor reservations are subject to change based on weather. Please call restaurant if chance of rain or snow as outdoor dining may be closed.

MP Taverna, Chef Michael Psilakis’s modern interpretation of a traditional Greek tavern, is an exciting staple in the Westchester dining scene, located steps from the Metro-North Railroad and a stone’s throw from the Hudson River. Open for lunch and dinner, MP Taverna’s accessible, Greek-inspired menu brings Psilakis’ Greek fare into the American culinary lexicon and is another step towards the chef’s goal of putting Greek cuisine on the culinary main stage.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 2235 people are saying
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vipLisaS
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious!! Ambiance and service was great. Can’t wait to go again.

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vipdavidm
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Love the food
It’s a favorite!

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vipMovieMaker
New York Area
20 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was great - exceeded our expectations.

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Phil
New York Area
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4food5service5ambience3

Took my father here as he was visiting from out of town. Have been before it’s a great restaurant. Only issue was our table for 5 was at the very end of the restaurant and they had two lights out so the table was very dark. And although we asked for a candle or something this never appeared. Not the end of the world, a great meal overall. Also this table was close to the music speaker so it was a bit loud also.

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vipIliketoeat
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on December 1, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Loved the food and atmosphere

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AllanT
1 review
Dined on November 29, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

First time based on family recommendation. Pleased overall as visitors to the area.

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Metmama1
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on November 27, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Another great meal at MP Taverna. Although they did change their hummus recipe a bit. It was still very good.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on November 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food as always. The service was excellent. Make sure someone has the lamb burger.

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RichardH
1 review
Dined on November 26, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

The restaurant has excellent food
Waitstaff is very good
Bit pricey but not outrageous
All in all well worth it

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Aud612
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on November 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is my favorite restaurant in The Rivertowns, best food, excellent all around!!!

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vipApple
New York Area
49 reviews
Dined on November 23, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

We had a lovely dinner. My husband loved his Paella and new hummus recipe. MyBranzino was very good, a little small for$ 38. Great ambience and service. Good vibe!

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vipSRSGourmet
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on November 20, 2021
Overall3food2service2ambience4

Three of our group of four made the mistake of ordering the "Montauk line caught" swordfish, which must have been caught months ago. We asked how fresh it was before ordering, and perhaps should have seen a red flag when our waiter cheerfully responded, "within days." He also recommended the swordfish, however. It was disappointing to pay such hefty prices and be served fish so old that everyone who ordered it left 90% on their plates. We were not offered any sort of a refund.

Stick with the chicken!

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vipRivertowner
New York Area
31 reviews
Dined on November 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great whole sea bream. And amazing martinis. Always top in every way.

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vipAniaS
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall4food3service3ambience4

It was nice but the food was a bit salty. Also they brought out the second course while we were still eating our appetizers. It felt very rushed. Lastly, they don’t have a dessert menu - they just give everyone a free small cannoli. It was fine but seemed strange for a restaurant of this caliber.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

For the first time in many many visits we needed to send the meat back because it was not cooked properly.

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vipAnnT
New York Area
102 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Food was excellent until they had NO desserts. Lamb chops and branzino were delicious

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MarcoG
New York Area
40 reviews
Dined on November 12, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Dinner and service were excellent. Server Derek did a great job. Noise level was very good

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LindaR
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on November 11, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Food is very good. I was unpleasantly surprised to see many employees unmasked.

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Laloki2
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on November 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

M P Taverna is one of our favorite restaurants in the Rivertowns. You can always expect exceptional food in the lovely atmosphere with caring staff. We’ve enjoyed many family occasions as well as quiet Sunday brunches. You won’t be disappointed!

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vipvetmom
New York Area
33 reviews
Dined on November 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good service and food. Should bring back bread and butter

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vipSBH1
New York Area
58 reviews
Dined on November 5, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

First visit since the refurbishment of the restaurant. BIG success. Chairs are particularly comfortable. The smashed potato fries that came with the chicken
souvlaki were terrific. However, there could me more chicken on the souvlaki and
while the filling and the pita were good, it is too difficult to roll to eat. A friend
ordered the fried calamari and cauliflower appetizer as her lunch. It was large enough to be a lunch main or a shareable appetizer. We were too full for dessert!

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vipLoisN
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on November 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful experience from A list chef

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viptoblis
New York Area
70 reviews
Dined on October 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food was excellent as was the service. The place was a bit noisy.

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localresident
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on October 29, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

A very pretty restaurant with a very charming waitstaff. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was lively on a Friday evening.

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Jems99
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 29, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Food & service were excellent, tent was good, a tad drafty in near the back. Someone who answered the phone on Saturday the 29th at 11:45AM was slightly gruff.
Overall I would definitely go back.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a wonderful meal at MP Taverna

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vipmare
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on October 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious...I eleventh it was the owner taking care of us who was extremely pleasant...no one rushed us out...looking forward to going back...

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 17, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Had a 5pm reservation. Arrived a few minutes early and there was a sign on the door that stated they were closed until 5pm for a private party. Table was not ready until 5:20pm. Host and staff were hardly apologetic. Have been here on numerous occasions and the food is always very good, but the staff somewhat indifferent.

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Naki
New York Area
20 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The Branzino is amazing, I always order this dish. The Greek Margarita is yummy made with their own pomegranate syrup.

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MrNaples
Naples
45 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My wife went to MP Taverna for our Anniversary dinner.
We both had fish dinners which were excellent.

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vipMegN
New York Area
36 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had our wedding anniversary dinner and they certainly made us feel special. Wonderful, friendly service and delicious food (as always). We've eaten here before and it never fails to deliver!
Highly recommend this place!

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bkjen
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

I gave the service only 4 stars only because there was "confusion" about who our server was (in reality I think our assigned waiter was ignoring us, and eventually another came over to take over our table). Once we had service, it was great and the food was terrific.

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birdgrl9
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful interior. Great location. Food, wine and service were excellent.

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vipVincentB
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I have to say in this time of being short staffed and supply chain issues MP did a great job. From the wait staff to the food. Mussels were cooked perfectly, the whole Sea Bass cooked butterfly style tasted like it just reeled in fresh and cooked perfectly. The Hudson is behind MP and perfect place for a date night.
Definitely coming back!

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NancyM
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a delicious meal! Service outstanding, friendly atmosphere, adheres to covid protocols and dine inside or out, whatever your comfort level. Never disappoints!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on October 1, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Mim’s 83rd birthday- manager was so nice and set up table in advance outside despite not taking reservations. Everyone super nice.

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CarlaJ
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on September 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Girls lunch-perfect day to sit outside and sip some wine! The food and service were outstanding.

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Darling1
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on September 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great outdoor dining. Excellent food and service was just right.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New England
36 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Very good , had an early dinner outside on a lovely evening

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RosanneE
1 review
Dined on September 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food and ambiance. Good value and excellent time

FAQs

MP Taverna - Irvington offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (914) 231-7854.

MP Taverna - Irvington is rated 4.7 stars by 2235 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.

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