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About BONDST

BONDST, located in NoHo, is a trendy downtown restaurant with a warm minimalist interior design. The cuisine is new Japanese with European and Asian influences. BONDST is Citysearch's 2007 and 2008 audience award winner for Best Sushi in NYC, as well as the 2008 audience award winner for Best Martini in NYC.

6 Bond Street
New York, NY 10012
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Japanese, Sushi, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Sunday, Monday & Tuesday: 6:00pm - 10:30pm, Wednesday & Thursday: 6:00pm - 11:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 6:00pm -11:00pm
Lounge Hours: Sunday - Wednesday: 6:00pm - midnight, Thursday - Saturday: 6:00pm - 1:30am

Cross Street:
Broadway & Lafayette St.

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$50 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 777-2500

Website:
http://www.bondstrestaurant.com/

Parking Details:
Parking is available on Bond St. and Lafayette St. Monday through Friday after 6:00pm and Saturday and Sunday without restrictions. A parking lot is available on the corner of Great Jones St. and Lafayette St.

Public Transit:
Subway: 6 train to Bleecker Street. B/D/F/M train to Broadway-Lafayette. R train to Prince Street or 8th Street.

Executive Chef:
Shigeru Mikami & Marc Spitzer

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wine

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Private Dining

BONDST Restaurant provides a hip, yet elegant backdrop for your special event. For private dinners for 10 guests to grand cocktail receptions for 200, BONDST offers a unique setting and a highly acclaimed menu of Japanese-inspired cuisine.

BONDST Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.6

ambience

4.5

value

4.1

Noise

Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (24)
Fit for Foodies (23)
Special Occasion (22)
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Hot Spot (20)
Good for Birthdays (18)
Good for Anniversaries (17)
Creative Cuisine (16)
Good for Groups (14)
Neighborhood Gem (14)
Romantic (13)
Fun (13)
Authentic (12)
Handcrafted Cocktails (11)
Bar Seating (10)
Cozy (7)
Vibrant Bar Scene (7)
Worth the Drive (7)
Healthy (6)
Tasting Menu (6)
Business Meals (5)
Good Vegetarian Options (5)
Notable Wine List (4)
Quiet Conversation (4)
Spicy (4)
People Watching (4)
Casual (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Great for Lunch (3)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Pre/post Theatre (2)
Scenic View (2)
Vegan (1)
Great for Brunch (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Live Sports (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Seasonal (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

I went to Bond St. for my birthday dinner. The food is amazing, I highly recommend the grilled avocado, tuna tart and crispy rice with tuna. The cocktails are fantastic and so are the bartenders, ask them to surprise you with one of their off-the-menu specialties.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Fun, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Good Vegetarian Options, Notable Wine List, Spicy, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined 3 days ago

Drinks and presentation were great however I don’t think the food was worth the spend!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 5 days ago

The Szechuan yellowtail, salmon ceviche, cauliflower tempura, wild yellow tail sushi and squid ink pasta were excellent.

The bread pudding may have been the best that I’ve ever had.

Spicy tuna roll was good but overpriced. Scallops were mediocre. Wouldn’t order it again. Drinks tasted good but really didn’t have much alcohol. The lychee martini tasted good but I expect a martini to be strong. Drinks were way overpriced. Not worth ordering the cocktails. Wouldn’t have minded paying $18 if the drink was strong.

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined 7 days ago

Omakase was extremely underwhelming

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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Food was amazing. It is a great place to go on a date or go for a special occasion.

Tags: Romantic
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 9, 2018

The bartender and the waiter were very helpful. The bartender let my daughter make her own drink for her birthday. It was very sweet.

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 (Nashville)·Dined on February 5, 2018

This place absolutely lives up to the hype. The food is SPECTACULAR as well as the drinks. You must get the tuna tar tar when you go!!

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vip
 (Vancouver)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Birthday dinner was very yummy!

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vip
 (New England)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Waiter was the kind you have to seek out. Food was amazing except for the sushi, which was not exceptional. Slow service.

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 (Miami)·Dined on February 2, 2018

Excelente restaurante

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 28, 2018

Great food, amazing cocktails and a wonderful staff as always. Love BondSt!

Tags: Hot Spot, Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Notable Wine List, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Tasting Menu, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Vegan, Romantic, Good Vegetarian Options, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Authentic, Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 25, 2018

Always Consistent. Wonderful pieces of Blue Fin, paired with a delicious Sake. Btw Tuna Tarts are life :) Thanks BondST

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 16, 2018

Been going for many years...still some of the best sushi in NYC. Make sure you get the Tuna Tarts!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 16, 2018

This place is worth every minute waited, every dollar spent, and every ounce of hype. I took a friend from China here who is regularly unimpressed with NY dining (felt eh about Eleven Madison), and he loved it!!

The kakiage inanawa (seafood tempura) noodles were insane. Almost like fish ‘n chips from Japan; the broth was perfection, and the seafood tempura came as a pancake. Perfect for sharing or solo. We also loved the grilled wagyu steak. It came sizzling on a dish, and cooked to perfection on a bed of kimchi and root vegetables.

For the main, I cannot emphasize enough how incredible the Chilean sea bass was. Oh my god. Best in the city, hands down. I know this is what BondSt is known for, so you may want to be unique and order something different, but you’re missing out if you haven’t tried this. Just perfect.

Dessert was inventive and beautiful! Special, really. The ricotta cup sounds odd, and it was, but I don’t regret ordering it. Wouldn’t recommend because parts of the parfait were still frozen, so they haven’t quite nailed the textures and temperatures, but the concept was there.

Overall, a gem of a fusion restaurant, with amazing cocktails, vivacious servers, and a foolproof menu. Will be back soon!

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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on January 14, 2018

Red snapper tacos were delicious!

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 (New England)·Dined on January 5, 2018

There likely won’t be a 2nd date but that’s more my fault than Bondst’s fault :)

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vip
 (New England)·Dined on January 5, 2018

Excellent food and great service....Thanks

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 (New England)·Dined on January 3, 2018

Loved the food & the service was exceptional!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Food was amazing, the bartender on the first floor really king and not snobby at all! It was a bit too loud while you‘re eating. I liked the idea that there is a lounge flour and where the music is louder as well the bar is bigger!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 31, 2017

They waitresses were slow and the food came out late. Also lost my wife favorite gloves. Not happy

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 31, 2017

I spent New year's Eve at Bondst with my family, my father is Japanese and travels often to Japan, he said "this sushi is better than the ones I've tried in Tokyo".

The unaghi niguiri was just awesome, also the blue fin tuna and the mochi green tea ice cream.

I highly recommend this place, we had such an amazing dinner!

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 31, 2017

A l’occasion du 31/12, nous cherchions un restaurant avec menu normal. Tout était délicieux, et l’ambiance très chaleureuse.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 30, 2017

One of my top 5 in town

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 30, 2017

My husband and I have been coming to Bondst for 15 years. The food never has disappointed us, it’s always delicious. We live in Bethpage and do not mind the drive, that’s how amazing it is. My 9 year old daughter is obsessed with the spicy crispy shrimp! She gets her own order when we bring her. Spicy tuna roll is the best I have ever had and I love sushi! Thank you Bondst you are the best😍❤️

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 30, 2017

Waitress was too pushy and rushed meal...

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 29, 2017

Everything about this place is incredible. Most importantly though, the food is amazing!! Every time I love it more and more!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 27, 2017

Exceptional

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 (Columbus)·Dined on December 23, 2017

Food was good and they have very nice staff. The ambiance is bit too dark for me.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 18, 2017

old time favorite ..always great the fish was fresh and the appetizers was delicious
i got the toro special sashimi was expensive 30$ 2 peaces but it was amazing

Tags: Romantic, Vibrant Bar Scene, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 15, 2017

Enjoyed food immensely, nice atmosphere and wait staff was very attentive. I ordered the sea bass and it was delicious and the steamed vegetables were a perfect accompaniment. Very nice wine selection, we had the Pinot Noir from Oregon (bottle only). Celebrating my friend’s birthday and she truly enjoyed it!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Authentic, Healthy
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 7, 2017

We come to Bond Street three times a year. It never disappoints. The food is amazing. The tuna tataki is to die for. It is not cheap by any means. But worth every penny. Definitely a must when in New York City.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, People Watching, Hot Spot, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Fun, Fit for Foodies
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 5, 2017

Was overall realty pleased with the food and service. The broiled Chilean sea bass, chicken dumplings, and octopus were some highlights. Decent cocktails but nothing to write home about. Same for dessert overall, although the banana tarte tatin was really nice.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 28, 2017

Given how similar upmarket sushi-places can be, BondSt has fallen behind the times when compared to the likes of Nobu, and even Koi. The portions are smaller than both for no good reason, and the server was haughty.

Wine list was great and sesame shrimp roll was phenomenal, but overall, you're better off going to one of the above. More bang for your buck.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 22, 2017

Absolutely amazing food every time we go! Our favorite restaurant in the world, and we have been going for 19 years (since it opened) and never been disappointed.

I recommend sitting at the sushi counter, best experience chatting with the Sushi chefs. The food is fresh, creative and always superbly served. I can’t find enough words to say how much we enjoy BondSt

Tags: Good for a Date, Vibrant Bar Scene, Tasting Menu, Authentic, Scenic View, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Romantic, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot, Fit for Foodies, Fun, Creative Cuisine, Late-night Find, Worth the Drive, People Watching, Good for Anniversaries, Gluten Free Options, Healthy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 20, 2017

AMAZING as always! I've been several times already and BOND ST simply NEVER disappoints. It's always very busy, no matter what day you come, service is EXCEPTIONAL (very professional, friendly, discreet, seriously top notch), and the food is just 100%! So worth the money -- I will say that yes, it is expensive, but if you're looking for truly authentic & good quality Japanese, this is it. This time we came on a Monday evening and were seated in the back area by the kitchen and it's been my favorite experience so far. Was amazing seeing the chefs work & interact and there was a guest at the bar who celebrated his birthday and when they brought out the birthday cake all the chefs stopped working and sang "happy birthday" and it was truly heartfelt and so energetic, really great! Our waiter was amazing, food was amazing, everything was top notch & truly perfect. Will always recommend!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot, Creative Cuisine, Tasting Menu, Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Authentic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 18, 2017

The food is really good but a little expensive.

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 (Miami)·Dined on November 18, 2017

Little loud, little tight, the food took a little while to come out, the service comped 2 drinks. Besides that, the food was excellent, every single course was on point not one slip, highly recommend if you are into food. Cocktails and saki was very good, dessert was good. Overall I would highly recommend bondst if you don't mind the tighter space and some noise.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Terrific service. Food was quite good, but one dish was inedible. Server removed from our bill without us asking, which was nice. The problem was the crowd - loud, rude, and crude. It was the absolute stereotype of rich, disconnected, inauthentic 20 and 30 somethings.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Great service, food, and ambiance. A warm and comfortable lively atmosphere.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Fun, Local Ingredients, Authentic, Healthy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

BondST NEVER disappoints. I love the servers, the flavorful and unique dishes, and I have never had something on the menu I didn't absolutely savor. This is definitely a spot I try and frequent often when craving sashimi or sushi.

Tags: Fun, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Kid-friendly, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails
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