Estiatorio Milos – Midtown New York

4.7
6600 Reviews
$50 and over
Seafood
Indoor dining has reopened! Reservations are now available, and we look forward to welcoming you back.

With a commitment to the freshest, most flavorful fish, flown in daily from the Greek islands and featured in its open fish market, Milos offers a dining experience based on the simplicity and sincerity of the Mediterranean diet. The restaurant's airy, elegant setting is reminiscent of the Greek islands. Founder and chef Costas Spiliadis continues the standard of excellence and hospitality he began in Montreal, where he opened the original Milos.
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Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
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  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Proof of vaccination required to dine indoors
What 6600 people are saying
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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 20 hours ago
Overall5food5service3ambience4

Nos encantó la comida, sin duda es lo mejor del lugar!

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viphappyrock
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Fresh and delicious food. Top notch Greek food.

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vipJimR
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I invited a corporate guest that has never experience MILOS and he was not only extremely impressed, but couldn’t stop complimenting the food. Thank you for being “You”! Keep up the high standards!!

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vipJohnP
New York Area
31 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3food5service1ambience4

As always, the food and the surroundings were wonderful, however we were gravely disappointed in the service at Milos last night.

My wife and I waited one-half hour to get our order of two glasses of wine. It was an hour and twenty minutes for the food arrived. We ordered grilled Dover Sole for two, but we received sautéed Dover Sole—and it was cold. Still it was delicious and we ate it without complaining for fear of losing even more time.

We skipped dessert and ordered coffee and the check. By the time we got the check, we had been at Milos for two hours. At that point we had to run the few blocks to Carnegie Hall for an 8:00 curtain.

Normally, I would not complain, but at Estiatorio Milos with among the highest ratings and highest cost of all New York City restaurants, this should never have happened.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall2food2service2ambience3

Very expensive fish that is not as good as you should expect. The apps (octopus and fried zucchini) were great.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4food5service2ambience4

Los platillos Lis trajeron todo junto, casi casi los aventaban en la mesa… nuestro mesero nada más lo vimos al principio y al traer la cuenta… todo nos trajo el ayudante y se notó que el pobre hombre estaba abrumado.

Las papas de acompañamiento se les habían olvidado y las trajeron casi cuando acabamos la comida.

Los cafés que pedimos con el postre nunca llegaron.

Hemos ido muchas veces al Milos. Es uno de mis restaurantes favoritos. Simplemente no sabemos que paso anoche…?!?!??

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vipRobij
San Antonio
197 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Milos is a very nice, large restaurant. They run a tight ship. I ordered the Tuna Tartare. It was very salty. Made no sense to use that much salt. They were out of my first two choices of fish. I followed the waiters direction and ordered his suggestion. $130.00 fish and it wasn’t as good as the Halibut my wife ordered. No question this place has fresh seafood, but it’s very pricey for what u get.

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Bubblegumdope
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Have been to a few different Milos' and found the staff here to be the best. My only complaint of the entire night was that the greek salad (a staple) was to tomato-centric but that's likely owing to the change of seasons.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Denver
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Special dinner with a friend. Great food and service.

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NorbertoP
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

All perfect
Prices la little higher than others restaurants of the same level
It is a point that may change the decision about where to go in a next visit to NY

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Come here every time my wife and I are in NY. I have traveled the world, eaten at multiple Michelin star restaurants and this is honestly among top 5 restaurants in the world I have tried.

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Elgustaio
10 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good !

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urban
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall3food4service4ambience4

Good food, interesting clientele, outrageously overpriced for what they offer

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience2

Asked the concierge at my upscale midtown hotel for a recommendation for fine dining AFTER a Broadway show ending at 10. Got this recommendation and made a 10:30 pm reservation on Open Table. Arrived 5 minutes BEFORE my reservation and was told the kitchen would be CLOSING in 10 minutes. Why in the world would any fine dining establishment take reservations knowing the kitchen would be closing in ten minutes? The waitstaff were polite enough, but basically shrugged their shoulders and gave me the “we’ll try to get you most of what you want” attitude. I don’t know about most people, but when I choose to go out to a restaurant and spend $500+ (and I have dined around the world in Michelin starred restaurants), I don’t expect to be rushed, begrudgingly agreeing to “try to bring dessert and “maybe I can get you a coffee” when I asked
(As it turned out, without asking my guests, the waiter brought ONLY me an espresso, ignoring my guests completely-never even asking them if they would care for something).
The food was delicious but quite simple, the presentation was mediocre, and the staff seemed tired and “put out” by having to serve us so late, as if I had done something wrong.
Had it not been a special occasion, I would have made a much bigger deal of all of this with the management.

Food was good but the overall experience was really diminished by the lack of attentive service. Very very disappointed.

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vipMario
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience5

This restaurant never disappoints with the quality of its food. However, lately the service is a bit spotty, and I attribute it to the fact that, while there are many waiters, there does not seem to be ONE dedicated to one's table. Different waiters stop by, or don't. We found the service to be slow, and were trying to get attention of any waiter three or four times during the meal. However, the place is grand in ambience, and the food (try the octopus!) always superb. Hope they get their service upgraded.

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JBItalian
Charlotte
2 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service3ambience5

Outstanding food and dining outside was lots of fun

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KevinG
1 review
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love this place. Crazy expensive but the food and vibe are worth it.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place food and service, very Pricey

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vipJR47
New York Area
26 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great outdoor seating, especially under the tent. This time, we were in the street shed. The Faroe Island salmon is the closest to wild you can get. My dining partner and I both enjoyed every bite.

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vipSaverin
New York Area
229 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As I've written after each visit, put simply there is no better lunch offered in Manhattan. Handsome spot, food of the highest quality, skillfully prepared, superb, attentive service and a fine wine list To quibble just a bit, some of the supplements seem a tough high. But, who could ask for anything more?

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vipMatt
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on October 14, 2021
Overall1food3service1ambience3

Took 3.5 hours to have dinner. Couldn't find a waiter throughout dinner. Horrible service. Took 45 minutes to get appetizers. Couldn't order drinks. Massively understaffed.

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PilarS
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Ann, was wonderful, she help me to choose what to eat!!!!!

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vipSteph
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on October 13, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Food was fare, very bland
service was ok, for the price charged, not worth it

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Abby
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely delicious food. I love Greek food and my mom recommended this place and it was amazing. The fish was incredibly fresh and everything was just so delicious. A definite splurge but worth the money!

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vipOpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience5

Great service. But overpriced.

MD
vipMadamDrinkPink
Miami
10 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Happy to see the power dinner scene is back. Everything was excellent as always.

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vipACcc
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Service was not very attentive or timely. The som was super disrespectful because we didn’t go crazy on the wine and was not attentive or available. Feel like the service has really gone downhill.

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vipWalter
New York Area
18 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Pandemic beater. Good food and atmosphere to escape long lock down.

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Kazu
Raleigh
5 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2021
Overall4food5service2ambience5

Our server was bad. He didn't pay much attention to us. When he was at our table, he was looking other tables and his mind and attention was not with us. He didn't check on us at all, and coffee we ordered was very cold. he didn't bring a pen to sign the check so I used my own pen. When he came to pick up the signed copy of check, he took my pen! I called him to say it's mine but he didn't even hear me or turn his head back and just took off, so I let him have it since we didn't even want to talk this rude guy. I was with 2 of my clients and they were stunned by this kind of reputable establishment to have that kind of bad, rude server. Host/Greeters also didn't say good bye or thank you to us when we were leaving. Bad service overall but food was at least good.

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vipHannahT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always the most incredible and fresh food. Always the best service!

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vippanacea110
Orlando
20 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Pre-theater dinner. Everything was wonderful. One small complaint was that my mother asked for a second Diet Coke when the entrees were brought out and they literally brought that when we were paying the check. Not sure how that one ball got dropped, but everything else was great. We wanted Greek food prior to seeing Wicked. Milos is only a few blocks from the theater, so we settled on this location and we’re very pleased with the food and ambiance.

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loric
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Hostess was not friendly nor welcoming; was honestly rude. I wanted to leave the restaurant but thankfully I stayed because the table staff was amazing. Fried soft shell crab and sashimi were bomb. Grilled fish was soso.

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vipsteves
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food / great service/ always fantastic

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
18 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Spectacular food, wine, and service, as always.

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
1 review
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Visiting nyc

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PussKatS
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Intriguing menu, great wait staff, and unique interior.

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vipOpenTable Diner
San Francisco
9 reviews
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Excellent altogether but overpriced. A 1.5 pound fish should not cost $250 even at Milos

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ElenaT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience2

Food, Beverage and the service were excellent. We are glad that you are back. The only thing is if you are seated out door you cane smell the outlet gas of the car’s passing by

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Alex
West Palm Beach
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of the best dinners ever. Tried different excellent Greek wines. Amazing traditional desserts. Wonderful service. Adequate not overwhelming cost

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience3

Service was horrendous. Food came out overcooked. Like it definitely had been sitting under a heating lamp for some time. Server/waiter didn't even ask to refill drinks. One glass of water and one glass of wine. Never received items we ordered. Just an overall disappointing experience. This used to be a great go-to spot. Not anymore.

FAQs

Estiatorio Milos – Midtown New York does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. Estiatorio Milos – Midtown New York also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (212) 245-7400.

Estiatorio Milos – Midtown New York is rated 4.7 stars by 6600 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.