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About La Sirene

A very special way to serve our dishes with a veggie tray and some UNIQUE dishes as per the Hanger Steak , Goat Cheese Tart and many others...
We only accept AMERICAN EXPRESS , Personal Check, Bitcoins and Cash .
Thank You.
Didier ( chef owner)

558 Broome Street
(closer to Varick)
New York, NY 10013
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
French

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Saturday - Sunday: Noon - 5:00pm


Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 12:00am,(Kitchen close @ 10:30pm)
Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 1:00am (Kitchen close @ 11:30pm)

Cross Street:
Between 6th Ave. & Varick (closer to Varick)

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX

Phone Number:
(212) 925-3061

Website:
http://www.lasirenenyc.com/

Public Transit:
A, C & E trains to Spring Street Station.

Executive Chef:
Didier Pawlicki

Private Party Facilities:
Full buy-outs of the restaurant are possible on lunch time,.

Private Party Contact:
Didier Pawlicki: (347) 750-9570

Additional:
Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wine

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La Sirene Ratings and Reviews

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4.4

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.3

ambience

4.0

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

89% would recommend it to a friend

Cozy (26)
Fit for Foodies (23)
Neighborhood Gem (21)
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Good for a Date (21)
Romantic (17)
Casual (16)
Comfort Food (15)
Special Occasion (14)
Authentic (12)
Quiet Conversation (11)
Good for Anniversaries (11)
Creative Cuisine (10)
Notable Wine List (8)
Great for Lunch (7)
Good for Birthdays (5)
Fun (3)
Sunday Lunch (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Seasonal (3)
Paleo Friendly (2)
Pre/post Theatre (2)
Worth the Drive (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Great for Brunch (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Late-night Find (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
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 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

I think overall, the restaurant had some great and energetic food. I been here almost 5-6 times in my life. The food was overall consistent. The only thing I could say was some dishes tend to taste better one time and not the other. The sauteed octopus just wasn't as flavorful and was kind of lukewarm when it got to our table. First time we had it, it was sauteed with a brown char and it felt like a really great tapa. Other than that, it was a great meal.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food
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·Dined 5 days ago

I was looking for a French restaurant to take my partner for his birthday. We both believe to have refined palettes and I didn't want to disappoint his taste buds. So, I went ahead and decided to reserve a table for 2 on their website. I called after to confirm my reservation. Wow. Did I chose the right place or what?! Everything from the service, ambiance and most importantly, the food was excellent. We've both been to France and we both agreed that, this is the closest we've gotten to authentic French in NYC. We couldn't finish all of the food, we had to take some home with us. It was gone before we went to bed. The aroma of the dish lured us back to finish our meal. We will definitely go back again. 5 stars all the way.

Tags: Romantic, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 13, 2017

The food was fantastic and the service was great. The setting is a little dark and small, but it was still very nice for a date.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

We loved it. My partner is french-and says it’s the real deal! Will come back many times!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 11, 2017

I was looking for a special restaurant to impress my husband for our anniversary, and La Sirene was perfect. I had the rabbit and my husband had quail. The shared vegetables were excellent. The banana brûlée is to die for.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Fun, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Cozy, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Casual, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Nice, small casual french place in Soho, convenient for a pre-show dinner if going to City Winery, which was our case. The hangar steaks are quite good as was the lamb. The cornish hens were not terribly exciting but the veggies that came for the table were excellent. Our escargots were good as long as not compared to those you get at good places in Burgundy. Pretty good wine list, typically bad french beer list. We would try it again. Service was friendly and understated.

Tags: Paleo Friendly, Romantic, Casual
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 9, 2017

A real gem, food was delicious. We had escargot, so flavorful, goat cheese tart with aged cheese. mouthwatering. Cornish hen perfectly cooked with wonderful moist stuffing, sides of vegetables carrots , potatoes, squash an added treat , duck breast great, banana mousse, and cream filled puff pastry all very good and not overly sweet.
We will be back to try these and other great sounding dishes that this little restaurant has to offer.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Came herewith my husband to celebrate the end of a 7 month training class! It was a cold and rainy November night, you know the kind that screams French food? This place did not disappoint!

I arrived shortly after my husband, cold and wet. He said, they have French onion soup and I said I'll take it! Very well done, perfect proportions of soup, onion, cheese and bread. Just what I needed to get rid of the chill. My husband had the escargot. Now I'll admit, I've never had snail... I don't know what the hell I've been wait for. Absolutely delicious! So glad he shared!

Again, with the weather, and my love of duck confit- I went for the cassoulet. Beautifully prepared, so yummy. And a big enough portion for lunch the next day!

My husband went with the yelp reviews of filet mignon topped with fois gras. That was one of the most amazing things I've ever had. The flavors just were divine!

Service was excellent! Great wine selections. I would definitely come back!

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Very nice small southern French bistro. Very nice cassoulet and nice French wines. Because is small we were seated half an hour late. But overall very nice and will go back.

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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Only negative on La Sirene is their not accepting anything but American Express, Cash or Bitcoin. Food and atmosphere excellent. Love the authentic and cozy atmosphere.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 1, 2017

Last minute reservation yielded a great dining experience. Traditional french bistro dishes that were all delicious.
Will return again.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Perfect little dinner. Food was very french and well executed. Cozy set up. Great food for solid value.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Authentic, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

The thing about this place is that they serve REALLY GOOD steak, including filet mignon with foie gras and truffle slices on the top - incredibly flavorful and deluxe taste. The hanger steak was also juicy, fired garlic on top also add texture and flavor to it.
Then apparently I would expect a French restaurant to serve really good quality mussel with savory sauce so that I could dip my bread in it.

However, the mussels weren’t fresh and had sand in them. The creole sauce was just okay. Could pair with bread but I would expect more from a Michelin Star place. Regarding the seafood linguine, the overall flavor was too sour and did not blend with the seafood and linguine very well. Also, there was only ONE scallop in the whole dish but too much linguine, which made me doubt whether this place was trying to fill me up with these linguine.

Indeed, I would recommend trying their steak/poultry dishes, but leave the mussels and seafood linguine out from your choices.
Amélie (another French place in west vill.) has better options regarding seafood and mussels.

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

Delicious food, but not the value that it was in past years. Particularly enjoyed the lamb and the mussels. Friendly but rushed service. Pleased with our drinks and wine, but wish they still had BYOB. Also wish they still had the prix fixe that is listed on their web page.

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·Dined on October 25, 2017

Delicious steak and veggies. I went on a Wednesday for an anniversary dinner and it was perfect.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Everything we ordered was delicious. My daughter asked if potatoes come with the meal. The response was not usually, but no worries. By the time we ordered our main course, the potatoes were already cooking. Very accommodating. Authentic French food. Delicious.

Tags: Cozy, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 16, 2017

The food was excellent. The ravioli was amazing and the cassoulet was the best I’ve had. Highly recommend!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Amazing food. Service was good, not noteworthy. Definitely worth going.

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 (Bath)·Dined on October 10, 2017

My mom was in town and this was the perfect dinner. Close to our hotel, very small and cozy and of course delicious food! This experience was absolutely amazing and would highly recommend!

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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on October 9, 2017

Nice spot, small concise menu, food was very good. Portions are on the large side

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation, Casual, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 4, 2017

Classic French food, expertly made. Helpful service.

Tags: Casual, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Our fist time here and looking forward to going back again. Had comfort food--escargots, for gras, ravioli, and guinea hen. All delicious. Cassoulet is next when the weather gets chillier.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Comfort Food, Casual, Cozy
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·Dined on September 30, 2017

This was an excellent little neighborhood restaurant. We had an amazing meal and will definitely go back when we are in NY.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on September 23, 2017

The food is authentic and delicious! The waiter we had was very nice and knowledgeable.
The atmosphere is a traditional bistro cozy and relaxing . Will be back :)

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Really good French comfort food served by very pleasant people. And extremely reasonable price.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on September 17, 2017

what a wonderful neighborhood restaurant with authentic dishes with a twist! Not the restaurant's fault but our dinner was spoiled by a very loud table next to us which seemed to distract the waiting staff. We will be going back and hopefully it will be quieter. The homemade pate and cassoulet were both excellent and the staff and kitchen were wonderfully accommodating to my wife's dietary needs, (celiac), and she really enjoyed her meal as well!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 4, 2017

Really wanted to try the mussels but was not available. Nonetheless, food was really good!

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 26, 2017

We had an incredible dinner at La Sirene this weekend. The service, the food, the wine and ambience were all perfect! It is the perfect neighborhood restaurant, and we hope to return to NYC soon to have dinner there again. We highly recommend it!

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Casual
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·Dined on August 17, 2017

Came here for Restaurant Week just last Thursday. It was disappointing. I ordered the pate de maison for appetizer, it was good but a little bit on the salty side. The rabbit entree was not tender and had too much pepper. At some point I had a mouthful of it coughed. Their profiteroles were awesome but that's it. Service was okay. Nothing outstanding.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Romantic, Casual, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 16, 2017

As always, La Sirene provided us with a great dining experience. We dined with friends this week with the initial idea of trying the restaurant week menu, but ordered off the regular menu instead. Their wine list you cannot go wrong with and their food is amazing. So decadent and delicious. The staff is friendly, welcoming and helpful. They only accept cash, bitcoin or AMEX, and have an ATM located outside the restaurant.

Everytime we dine here we notice they have expanded - it is very exciting as they run a great restaurant and deserve to prosper. We have always enjoyed every item we have ordered. Must try items include the pate, escargot, foie gras, mussels, lamb, filet topped with foie gras, and of course the profiteroles.

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 (New England)·Dined on August 13, 2017

Ansolutely amazing!!! Food was fabulous Greats service and a wine list at all prices

Tags: Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Gluten Free Options, Notable Wine List
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 (東京)·Dined on August 12, 2017

Great French place my girlfriend and I have been too a number of times. The gnocchi is always fantastic. The place is a bit pricey but the restaurant week or Valentine deals are worth a look. The Manhattan cocktail is also one of my favorites.

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·Dined on August 11, 2017

It was ok..I've been to places during restaurant week that serves bigger portion of food for that price. The appetizers r pretty good..the escargot was delicious but I wish they r bigger..the entree is a bit too small..desserts r not the greatest..towards the end we were rushed out literally. Overall it's ok

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·Dined on August 11, 2017

My friend and I dined at La Sirene during restaurant week and we had a very pleasant dining experience.

Pros: The food was absolutely amazing, the ambience was very homey. The bread was also very good (we were sure to ask for more)! You are also given a plate of vegetables with your meal and they are delicious and cooked to perfection.

Cons: The restaurant is a bit tight and our waiter seemed rushed (we asked if we could have a bit more time to choose our dessert and he said that he preferred we picked now).

Overall the experience was great and I'd definetly dine here again.

Tags: Good for a Date, Cozy, Comfort Food, Special Occasion
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·Dined on August 11, 2017

The food here is fantastic, plated well, and great combinations of flavors. This is my special occasion go to French restaurant here in the city.

Tags: Authentic, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 9, 2017

Food very good. Everything cooked to order and presented nicely. Service a bit shaky. Bread didn't show up until we asked for it. Water removed from the table too soon.

Tags: Good for a Date, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 6, 2017

Authentic French cuisine with chef's own twist. Great French breads.

Tags: Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Seasonal, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Casual, Authentic, Cozy
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 6, 2017

Overall, the food was good.
The restaurant was pretty small.
Tip was automatically charged.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 5, 2017

Excellent food and service. We have never been disappointed by La Sirene.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 5, 2017

Food and service were excellent. Will definitely make this a regular stomping ground

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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