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L'Appart at Le District

4.8
4.8
144 Reviews
$50 and over
Contemporary French

The hidden gem of Le District, Michelin star L’Appart is a unique take on fine dining, offering the personal experience of an intimate dinner party at a chef’s apartment. With Executive Chef Nicolas “Nico” Abello in the kitchen, L’Appart features a rotating menu embracing market availability and seasonality, ensuring no two visits are alike.

Creating a bespoke experience, Chef Nico will create a personalized menu for guests with food preferences and favorites, catering to all palates.

Located at 225 Liberty St., L'Appart is situated in Le District at Brookfield Place.

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Menu

Hors D'oeuvres

  • Ora King Salmon

    Sweet Potato / Passion Fruit

    • Oxtail

      Celeriac / Buddha hand

      • Oyster

        Caviar / Wild Watercress

        • King Crab

          Vodka / Tomato

          • Chestnut

            Butternut / Foie Gras

            • Truffle

              Maple / Onion

              • Beet

                Burrata / Fig

                Hors D'oeuvres Wine Pairing

                • Gabin & Félix Richoux, Crémant de Bourgogne, Brut, NV

                  • Guy Breton, Régnié, Beaujolais, Gamay, '15

                    • Triennes, Viognier, Sainte-Fleur, Var, Aix-en-Provence, '15

                      • Alphonse Mellot, "Clos de Moussière", Sancerre, Rosé, '16

                        Les Plats

                        • Pasta

                          Truffle / Sunchoke

                          • Black Sea Bass

                            Carrot / Grapefruit

                            • Wagyu

                              Hakurei Turnips / Nori

                              Les Plats Wine Pairing

                              • Domaine Leflaive, "Mâcon-Verzé", Chardonnay, Burgundy, France, 2014

                                • Trimbach, Muscat, Réserve, Alsace, France

                                  • Domaine de Fontbonau, Grenache - Syrah, Côtes du Rhône, France, 2011

                                    Les Douceurs

                                    • Honey

                                      Spice

                                      • Pear

                                        Huckleberry / Almond

                                        • Chocolate

                                          Balsamic / Lavender

                                          • Migniardise Lemon Meringue Tart

                                            Les Douceurs Wine Pairing

                                            • Mas Amiel, Fortified wine aged 20 years, AOC Maury, Languedoc

                                              Fromages

                                              • Délice DE Bourgogne / Comté / Roquefort

                                                Homemade Marmalade & Pecan Cranberry Bread ($23 supplement)

                                                • Delice Des Deux Sevres / Tomato Confit / Cajeta

                                                  Homemade Toasted Bread ($23 supplement)

                                                  • Camembert / Black Truffle

                                                    with frisee salad ($30 supplement)

                                                    Fromages Wine Pairing

                                                    • Pierre Richard, Côtes du Jura, Chardonnay, France, 2009

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                                                      What 144 people are saying

                                                      Overall ratings and reviews

                                                      4.8
                                                      4.8 based on all time ratings
                                                      • 4.8Food
                                                      • 4.9Service
                                                      • 4.8Ambience
                                                      • 4.5Value

                                                      NoiseQuiet

                                                      97% of people would recommend it to a friend

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                                                      1. MB

                                                        MarkB

                                                        New York Area

                                                        10 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        10 reviews

                                                        Reviewed on June 9, 2019

                                                        overall5foodserviceambience

                                                        I cannot endorse L'Appart enough! Everything from the food to the service to the ambiance was phenomenal. We brought two bottles of our own wine and the staff was kind enough to waive the corkage fee. The caviar supplement we added was incredible and worth the extra fee. Every course was delicious, inventive, and memorable. This is my new favorite fine dining french restaurant in NYC. Without exaggeration, this meal was up with there with chef's tasting menu experiences I've had at the Daniels, Jean Georges, Le Bernadins, etc. of the world. It may even surpass them.

                                                      2. f

                                                        fud2di4

                                                        New York Area

                                                        5 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        5 reviews

                                                        Dined on November 9, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Transcendental food and formal but light hearted service made for a very memorable birthday. Caviar flight was outstanding. Every single offering in the Chefs menu was a full six-sensory experience. One of the best meals in a long time.

                                                      3. R

                                                        Rock

                                                        Washington DC

                                                        18 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        18 reviews

                                                        Dined on November 7, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience4

                                                        Interesting and unique locale. The tasting menu is extensive, and the beautifully presented morsels just keep coming. It is expensive, so to me it is a special occasion restaurant (went there for our 30th wedding anniversary.) We don't normally order the wine pairings, but we're glad we did. The pairings were varied, and delicious. Finally, the service was excellent, the staff was hospitable and attentive, and they acknowledged our anniversary celebration.

                                                      4. T

                                                        Travelingwoman

                                                        New York Area

                                                        44 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        44 reviews

                                                        Dined on October 21, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        One of the most memorable dining experiences of my life! Exceptional food and presentation . Accessibility and friendliness of the chef a big plus and makes one feel even more special. Staff extremely professional without being stuffy. Highly recommend for that "special" occasion.

                                                      5. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        San Francisco

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        Dined on October 20, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Stunning. From the moment we arrived (around 5:30pm) we felt welcome, as if we had been invited to an intimate family dinner. The kitchen and wait staff form a well integrated team. The service was attentive, charming, and perfectly timed. The food was delicious and adventurous. We particularly enjoyed the foie gras with chestnuts and butternut squash. The wine pairings complemented nicely without overwhelming the food. We would gladly return any day. Thank you Chef Nico.

                                                      6. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        New York Area

                                                        6 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        6 reviews

                                                        Dined on October 17, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Remarkable experience. Exceptional service.

                                                      7. DC

                                                        DC23

                                                        New York Area

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        Dined on October 6, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Very expensive dinner but worth every penny. Great place to go for a big occasion. Food, wine, and service were truly exceptional.

                                                      8. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        Washington DC

                                                        1 review

                                                        5.0

                                                        1 review

                                                        Dined on October 3, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Wonderful experience and the staff were very friendly and accommodating. The chef came out to personally greet us and say good bye at the end of the meal.

                                                      9. S

                                                        Shannon

                                                        San Francisco

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        Dined on October 3, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Amazing service and truly quality prepared food. This was the best experience I've had in an NYC restaurant (having been to many of the Michelin rated restaurants thus far) The touch of meeting the Chef and his team beforehand was a beautiful touch to an intimate experience with the food. One part I think can be improved is the transparency into the prefix choices. I only now realized there were a few options and we were presented the menu in a sort of "FYI" fashion. Just worth noting your options when you have a chance!

                                                      10. NY

                                                        NYer

                                                        New York Area

                                                        206 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        206 reviews

                                                        Dined on September 21, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        This place is great for a special occasion dinner. We went for our anniversary. It has a very special feel. The room is quite intimate; the food is great. The service is excellent too.

                                                      11. HR

                                                        HarrietteR

                                                        New England

                                                        1 review

                                                        5.0

                                                        1 review

                                                        Dined on September 20, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service4ambience4

                                                        We had a wonderful meal celebrating a very special birthday. L'Appart is a hidden gem within Le District. In the cozy dining room you feel like you have a private chef. Bravo!

                                                      12. FC

                                                        FoodCritic

                                                        Edmonton

                                                        22 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        22 reviews

                                                        Dined on September 9, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        This place is a little hidden in La District, however we were greeted at the door with a little cocktail (so yummy we had to try a bit more...) Then got to select our table and introduced us to the chefs. Dinner was an affair to remember. Generous wine pours. Optional caviar and cheese courses made this a 5 hour dinner. Totally worth it.

                                                      13. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        New York Area

                                                        1 review

                                                        5.0

                                                        1 review

                                                        Dined on September 9, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Amazing in all ways-- once in a lifetime evening

                                                      14. s

                                                        stss

                                                        New York Area

                                                        49 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        49 reviews

                                                        Dined on September 7, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Wonderful personalized experience. You can choose from 1, 2 , or 3 "main course" options. We chose 3 and were super full. Next time might just do 2 and add the cheese course. There were so many wonderful little parts to the meal and the service was impeccable. It is a very small intimate location and amazing to get to feel so special to be there. Wonderful service and experience. Highly recommended.

                                                      15. P

                                                        Picky

                                                        New York Area

                                                        20 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        20 reviews

                                                        Dined on September 6, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        We have very strict dietary requirements, and L'Appart accommodated all of it. And not once, did we feel as if the creativity, taste, or presentation was the least bit compromised. The service was lovely, not intrusive, but friendly and also not stuffy. Although it is a tasting menu, it is very flexible and we didn't walk away feeling as if we had eaten too much. Altogether, it was a wonderful meal and a wonderful evening. We are going back with friends soon!

                                                      16. AK

                                                        AnnieK

                                                        New York Area

                                                        7 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        7 reviews

                                                        Dined on September 6, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Unbelievable service. Such a great designed space, and of course food is delicious. Thank you to the staff for taking the best care of us.

                                                      17. KL

                                                        KLillydahl

                                                        New York Area

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        Dined on August 19, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Very very expensive

                                                      18. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        New York Area

                                                        1 review

                                                        5.0

                                                        1 review

                                                        Dined on August 4, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Generally you go to restaurant for dining, chef Nicolas, Alexandre and all the team make it outstanding as we share a moment of life. L Appart is a French word and they totally succeed in translating it in their cuisine. We enjoy and it s One of the best moment du ring our stay in New York.

                                                      19. f

                                                        funtaeat

                                                        New York Area

                                                        7 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        7 reviews

                                                        Dined on August 3, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Food and services were amazing and up to the standard of those top notched well restaurant in the City. The rest rooms, shared with other locations, were a big but only minus.

                                                      20. j

                                                        jwsh

                                                        New York Area

                                                        2 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        2 reviews

                                                        Dined on August 3, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Very cozy and welcoming, yet classy. Loved it. And every dish was superb.

                                                      21. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        Miami

                                                        2 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        2 reviews

                                                        Dined on July 29, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Unique and memorable. Great for special nights and events. Small space and limited to 10 tables, so offers attentive service.

                                                      22. m

                                                        marieb

                                                        New York Area

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        Dined on July 22, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        It was an incredible dining journey! Will definitely go back, Chef Nico is changing the menu every 2 weeks, and i can't wait to go back for an other amazing dinner. The staff was also fantastic, very professional yet friendly! You could feel the passion for great cuisine from everyone.

                                                      23. G

                                                        Goodfoodguy1490

                                                        N. Ireland

                                                        14 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        14 reviews

                                                        Dined on July 21, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Spectacular passion for food and service. They will have a second star in no time.

                                                      24. MD

                                                        MyleneD

                                                        New York Area

                                                        8 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        8 reviews

                                                        Dined on July 6, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Simply perfect. Just go!

                                                      25. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        Miami

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        4.0

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        Dined on July 5, 2017

                                                        overall4food5service5ambience4

                                                        When you just arrive they serve you with complimentary cocktail and I loved the tasting menu paired with wine tasting for every dish you get . The service was phenomenal .

                                                      26. VI

                                                        VIPMember

                                                        New York Area

                                                        9 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        9 reviews

                                                        Dined on July 5, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Wonderful meal - staff was attentivewithout being intrusive and food was some of the best I have had. Highly recommend and will definitely return.

                                                      27. BR

                                                        BarbaraR

                                                        New York Area

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        4.0

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        Dined on July 1, 2017

                                                        overall4food5service4ambience4

                                                        Appreciated the chef's willingness to accommodate dietary issues. Great experience and the food was wonderful!

                                                      28. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        New York Area

                                                        6 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        6 reviews

                                                        Dined on June 29, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        One of a kind, unique experience and great people from start to finish. Chef Nico is fun :)

                                                      29. W

                                                        Weimarner

                                                        New York Area

                                                        26 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        26 reviews

                                                        Dined on June 27, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience4

                                                        We celebrated a birthday at L'appart. Everything was fantastic. The staff was extremely friendly and accommodated everything we asked for. Two of us were vegetarian and the created a really nice menu for us both. They have very good non-alcoholic tea pairing which went really well with the food. The prices are reasonable for a tasting menu and it has a very cozy feel. We would definitely come back again!

                                                      30. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        Miami

                                                        1 review

                                                        5.0

                                                        1 review

                                                        Dined on June 17, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Great overall experience and food - highly recommend.

                                                      31. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        New York Area

                                                        1 review

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        1 review

                                                        Dined on June 14, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        This is the my favorite restaurant in NY. The quality of the food is always great, the service gracious, I always feel like I am being welcomed home.

                                                      32. AS

                                                        AidanS

                                                        New York Area

                                                        10 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        10 reviews

                                                        Dined on June 9, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Truly excellent and creative meal, as always. One of my favorites.

                                                      33. j

                                                        jerseydiners

                                                        Philadelphia

                                                        8 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        8 reviews

                                                        Dined on June 9, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        We enjoyed the tasting menu, portions were perfect for the many courses. The wine paring was very nice, full glass complimenting each course. Chef comes to the table to greet guests, open kitchen was well organized and very quite. All of the Chef's signed my husband's personal menu sending birthday greetings. The dining room is comfortable, no dress code is required, although most guests were business casual and some men wore jackets. Definitely would go back!

                                                      34. b

                                                        bbar

                                                        New York Area

                                                        8 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        8 reviews

                                                        Dined on June 8, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        very elegant food, service and ambience but without trying too hard, very chic! would definately recomend it!Try the caviar with the cutest garnish presentation ever!

                                                      35. BN

                                                        BenjaminN

                                                        New York Area

                                                        2 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        2 reviews

                                                        Dined on June 6, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        We went to L'Apartment for our 35th anniversary. The staff was remarkably welcoming, friendly and helpful. The food was excellent and plentiful, but not overwhelming like most tasting menus. The room was very pretty and most importantly, unlike most restaurants these days, we could talk to one another without shouting. There was no attempt to rush us out but on the other hand, the service was extremely solicitous. Also, LeDistrict and the whole Brookfield Place environment is really cool. Would recommend to everyone for a special night.

                                                      36. OT

                                                        OpenTable Diner

                                                        New York Area

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        4 reviews

                                                        Dined on June 6, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Food is inventive and well presented. Service was spot on and well coordinated. Kudos for a well-paced meal that never dragged but was never hurried. Waitstaff was almost clairvoyant reading our needs. The room is intimate and sumptuous. Cheese tray was memorable, and some of the vegetable were eye opening revelations. For this caliber dining, the price is a bargain. I have paid plenty more for much less.

                                                      37. k

                                                        kiddo

                                                        Philadelphia

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        5.0

                                                        3 reviews

                                                        Dined on May 27, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Wonderful visit. Relaxed atmosphere. Pleasant, attentive service. Not rushed. Multiple small courses that appeared every 5-10 minutes. Beautiful presentation. We had 3 mains which was plenty of food but not too much. Still had room for dessert.. avocado ice cream! + 3 others.

                                                      38. s

                                                        smal

                                                        New York Area

                                                        11 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        11 reviews

                                                        Dined on May 26, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        excellent dining experience, fantastic service, wonderful food. It's not private in that its a very small space and people are seated so that it is easy to watch everyone else in the room. Beautiful experience

                                                      39. NY

                                                        NYCGurl

                                                        New York Area

                                                        7 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        7 reviews

                                                        Dined on May 26, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Thank you team L'Appart for making my friend's birthday very special! Food was exquisite and the service was impeccable.

                                                      40. G

                                                        Glory

                                                        New York Area

                                                        46 reviews

                                                        vip
                                                        5.0

                                                        46 reviews

                                                        Dined on May 17, 2017

                                                        overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                        Excellent- should have a way higher rating. Go now before the secret is out.

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