Au Za'atar

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$30 and under
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Au Za’atar is a Lebanese / Middle Eastern restaurant which has quickly become a destination in the East Village for New Yorker's and tourists alike, serving family recipes from Lebanon and other middle eastern counrty's. Drop in for mezze and a glass of Lebanese wine or beer and enjoy a romantic dinner or an intimate meal with freinds and family. Our menu crafted by head Chef Tarik Fallous highlights the best of Lebanese and Middle Eastern cuisine with a focus on fresh, seasonal ingredients and homemade dishes. The warm, inviting dining room is perfect for grabbing a glass of wine and mezze at the bar or a full and flavorful meal at an intimate table while the spices and music transport you to the exotic Middle East. During the warm days of Spring and Summer, join us at our beautiful outdoor cafe, which has been called one of the best outdoor eating spaces in New York.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Monday - Sunday: 4:00pm - 11:30pm;
Brunch: Saturday & Sunday 11:00am - 4:00pm
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Phone number
(212) 254-5660
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Tarik Fallous
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Private party facilities
Au Za’atar is an Arabian French bistro serving family recipes from Lebanon, Tunisia and Morocco.The cozy, rustic dining room features banquette seating, hi-top tables, and a bar. We serve boutique natural wines from around the globe, along with a variety of craft beers.
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Private party contact
Tarik Fallous: (844) 226-2887
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Cross street
12th St & Ave A
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Public transit
Take the L to 1st avenue or the 4, 5, 6, L, R, N, or Q to Union Square--14th street.
Bar Dining, Beer, High Tea, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine