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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

Specials

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Specials

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Details

New Years Eve 2018! Come join us at BONDST. We will be serving our regular menu.

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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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4.7

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.5

ambience

4.5

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

95% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (40)
Special Occasion (28)
Good for Anniversaries (25)
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Fit for Foodies (23)
Hot Spot (22)
Romantic (22)
Good for Birthdays (22)
Creative Cuisine (18)
Neighborhood Gem (18)
Fun (17)
Good for Groups (17)
Bar Seating (13)
Handcrafted Cocktails (9)
Vibrant Bar Scene (9)
Authentic (9)
Business Meals (8)
Healthy (8)
Tasting Menu (7)
Worth the Drive (7)
Cozy (6)
People Watching (5)
Good Vegetarian Options (5)
Late-night Find (4)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Great for Lunch (3)
Notable Wine List (3)
Pre/post Theatre (3)
Quiet Conversation (3)
Tapas (3)
Casual (3)
Kid-friendly (2)
Great Beer (2)
Scenic View (2)
Seasonal (2)
Spicy (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Live Sports (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined 5 days ago

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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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 7 days ago

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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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 23, 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 21, 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 19, 2017

The food is really good but a little expensive.

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·Dined on November 19, 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 18, 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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·Dined on November 16, 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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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Excellent as always! One of our favorite spots in NYC!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Romantic, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Noisy and regular service . But is an interesting restaurant with young and beautiful clients
Teve recepcionist is very polite and pleasant
Food is good

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

My husband and I️ had our first date here and continue to go back as we live in the neighborhood. I️ wouldn’t say it’s my number 1 or 2 for nigiri/sashimi but the menu is creative and offers a lot more than just sushi. it’s up there with one of my favorite dining experiences.

Tags: Good for Groups, Handcrafted Cocktails, People Watching, Romantic, Fun, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Bar Seating, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

The tuna pizza was the best i ever had! We also had a shrimp that was really great! Everythibg was perfect

Tags: Late-night Find, Bar Seating, Great for Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Healthy, Fun, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 30, 2017

Sushi was great but it was noisy

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Food was good - but even more so, the ambiance is perfect for one-on-one and small groups, and service was on point.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Amazing as usual. I live in the neighborhood, and after seven years of coming to BondSt it never disappoints. Great ambiance, great food, great scene - what else can one ask for?

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Bar Seating, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Good for a Date
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 19, 2017

Excellent drinks and delicious salad and sea bass. I also like the staff. The bread pudding was great too! I will be returning at a later date.


Thank you

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Late-night Find, Good for Groups
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·Dined on October 9, 2017

Too expensive food for a non so high quality food. The ambience is nice and the location is not bad.

Tags: Romantic
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Birthday! Loved it!!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 7, 2017

The Chilean seabass was a hit, one of the best I've had.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic
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·Dined on October 4, 2017

I have been to bond st. Sushi before and had a wonderful experience. Today however, that was not the case.

While the food was delicious, everything else was terrible. When we arrived we went straight upstairs to the main dining area, instead of checking in at the lounge on the 1st floor. It was my understanding that the restaurant was on the 2nd floor while the lounge was on the 1st floor. Last time I went here, they told me that the lounge is a separate experience and reservations have to be booked specifically for the lounge area, so this time (knowing that) we went straight upstairs. Which is what we thought was what we were supposed to do. When we got upstairs we were greeted by the most unpleasant woman who told us that we had to go back downstairs to the lounge to check in. I told her we had a reservation in the restaurant and she said that we needed to go back downstairs because she didn't know where our table would be.

We get downstairs and end up waiting for 30 minutes past our reservation time. They finally tell us our table is ready upstairs-what do you know our table WAS upstairs, like I had said.

When we finally sit down we had to ask for someone to take our order because it was taking so long. They ended up spilling food on my mom's coat, and they forgot one of my entrees yet still charged us for it.

At the end of our meal I asked to speak with the manager to let her know about our experience. She could have cared less. She actually used the phrase "If you choose to come back" and was very defensive.

I have been a manager for the past year and I have also never written a review of a restaurant in my life. But my experience here was so off-putting that I wanted to write this review.

I don't believe I will return to Bond St. Sushi.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Bondst never disappoints, my favorite sushi spot hands down.

Tags: Good for Groups, Handcrafted Cocktails, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Vibrant Bar Scene, Romantic, Kid-friendly
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Went here for a birthday and had an excellent time. Server was very attentive to our needs and the ambiance was very nice. Restaurant is popular so it did get noisier than our usual dinners, but it was not overpowering. Did the chef's selection complimented by a couple of rolls and they were very tasty. There is a nice lounge below the restaurant as well. The food was a little pricey, but definitely worth a special occasion trip.

Tags: Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Not as good as I expected. The service was good and the drinks were good, but the Sushi didn't taste that fresh and my wife felt it tasted like it had been precut early in the day. I have had much better sushi at many places, and would just say it was "ok".

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 26, 2017

Outstanding food! I could go to BondSt time and time again, but I'd choose early or late seating. When the restaurant is full the noise level is almost unbearable. We would have stayed longer and order more, but we couldn't hear each other...

Tags: Hot Spot, Neighborhood Gem, Tasting Menu, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List
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 (London)·Dined on September 26, 2017

We were at Bondst to celebrate my partner's birthday.
We love sushi and it seemed the right place to go. The first impression when walking in was not the best one expecting a truly sushi bar; loud punters , drinking cocktails and munching extravagant plates of sushi in dark small tables.
Luckily we were taken to sushi counter and things started to look up. The sushi chef took care of us and we opted for omakase menu. We were not disappointed. A bit on the pricey side but the quality of the fish was excellent and the sushi rice was good too.
We had a mixed between sushi and hot plates. The sea bass with miso sauce was incredibly tasty and the dessert did not disappoint.
It lacks a bit of what I wound expect from a sushi bar, but overall a great experience

Tags: Bar Seating, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Anniversary

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 21, 2017

Amazing experience.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Bartender convinced us to sit stay at the bar for dinner... Very happy that we did, he made our experience even better. He made great menu recommendations and kept us entertained throughout the meal.

Tags: Bar Seating
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 (Toronto)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Friends in town

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 14, 2017

After having had a great experience a week prior, I booked another table for a 9PM reservation. We arrived on time. We were not seated until 930PM. Lastly, we were rushed by the waitress when finally seated. The food may be good, but there are plenty of restaurants that serve yummy plates and respect their patrons. If I reserve to be seated at 9PM, I expect to be seated at 9PM. I am unsure if I will be back.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 13, 2017

Good japanese food, nothing exceptional for my taste. Sound is too loud noisy space what badly interfered in the overall experience.

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

Love his place
Amazing food and service as always

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·Dined on September 11, 2017

Perfect as always!
In the end the staff brought us a wedding anniversary surprise with delicious sweet bites, couldn't be better!
Food was perfect!

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 9, 2017

Service was terrible

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 7, 2017

The food is amazing and definitely worth the price! It's a fun place for a girl's night, but also nice for a date. One of my favorite restaurants in NYC, and I'll definitely be going back!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 6, 2017

Very nice restaurant for special occasion. Good Japanese food. Very expensive, but it is a nice restaurant.

Tags: Tapas, Special Occasion, Healthy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 3, 2017

The food was great. I've been here twice, once for the most comprehensive tasting menu and once going a la carte. I've only dined in the front and back of the main dining room so I can only speak for that. The lounge, I've never been to, but I would guess that it gets pretty loud there. In the tasting menu, the portions were smaller (except for the entrees) while a la carte portions are larger. For instance, you get 1 tuna tart in the tasting menu, but 2 if you order a la carte. The cocktails are great and so were their wine and beer selections. The noise level gets a bit loud, especially the closer you are to the bar. Service is good, polite, and efficient. The pastries here are under rated, and often left out of reviews but the bread pudding and green tea mille crepe are great.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Casual, Business Meals, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Great Beer, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Notable Wine List
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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 31, 2017

Amazing food and great service. Get the big eye tuna tart!!!

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