Smoke Jazz and Supper Club

4.4
2255 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
Smoke has augmented its reputation as one of Manhattan’s most distinguished jazz venues with an addition very uncommon to jazz clubs—great food. Smoke serves innovative American Bistro fare developed by critically acclaimed executive chef Patricia Williams. Smoke is proud to be New York's only boutique Jazz & Supper Club with an award winning chef and world-class jazz seven nights a week.

IMPORTANT RESERVATION INFORMATION:
Please check the Smoke Calendar page at www.smokejazz.com to view music charge policies for the date you are planning to join us. If you are a Smoke Rewards Card holder, you are entitled to use your card Monday - Thursday, with the exception of some special events. We kindly recommend that our guests purchase tickets in advance on our website. You are always welcome to call us with questions or concerns regarding music charge policies at (212) 864-6662. Thank you!
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, American, Soul food
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Hours of operation
Brunch: Sunday & New Year's Day: 11:00am - 3:30pm; Dinner: Sunday-Thursday: 6:00pm - 1am, Friday & Saturday 6pm-2am

IMPORTANT RESERVATION INFORMATION:
Please check the Smoke Calendar page at www.smokejazz.com to view music charge policies for the date you are planning to join us. Note: Single diners are seated at the bar. If you are a Smoke Rewards Card holder, you are entitled to use your card Monday - Thursday, with the exception of some special events. We kindly recommend that our guests purchase tickets in advance on our website. You are always welcome to call us with questions or concerns regarding music charge policies at (212) 864-6662. Thank you!
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Phone number
(212) 864-6662
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Patricia Williams
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Catering
We just hosted our first private brunch parties this spring, so keep us in mind if you are looking for a party space! With the summer season around the corner we provide “one stop shopping” for your parties in the Hamptons. As always, we will cater your food, deliver it, serve it, and even provide you with a band.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Between 105th Street & 106th Street
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Parking details
There is metered parking on Broadway. There are also parking garages in the area. One is located on West 108St between Broadway and Amsterdam Ave and another garage is located on West 110ST between Broadway and Amsterdam Ave.
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Public transit
1 train to 103rd Street and M104 bus
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Entertainment
"Best Jazz Club" - NY Magazine. World class live jazz 7 nights with legendary jazz greats on Friday & Saturday;
Please visit www.smokejazz.com for music charges and minimum policies.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 2255 People Are Saying
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C
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 3

Great music Jazz Local. But NOT a place to have dinner. Overpriced.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Birthday celebration

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MM
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

People were friendly, the staff was attentive, the food was outstanding and the entertainment was incredible. I highly recommend Smoke Jazz!

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PC
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

One of the best jazz clubs in NYC - and definitely the best food...

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AS
Los Angeles
406 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Smoke is a great little jazz club on the upper west side, featuring world class musicians seven nights a week. Aside from the amazing music, Smoke offers delicious cuisine, which sets it apart from many other jazz venues. The French Onion soup was a savory and comforting classic, followed by a fresh and well prepared pan seared salmon with a beurre blanc and roasted fingerling potatoes. The wine list is well curated and pairs nicely with the cuisine. Service was friendly and knowledgable. The atmosphere is warm and inviting, setting the stage for a memorable evening. It's always a pleasure to visit Smoke, and I look forward to my next visit!

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R
New York Area
49 reviews
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 5

Great way to get a taste of new York jazz scene. Small and cozy atmosphere, very close to the band sittings. have a special night, bring someone to the show.

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UW
Pittsburgh
16 reviews
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic place to hear great jazz, and the food is really good, too!

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CB
Atlanta
58 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2018
Overall 5food 3service 3ambience 5

Wow, outstanding--if in New York and even a slight fan of Jazz this is the place. Get there early and sit right up front. Exceptional. Don't expect much from the food and service though. Good at best.

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m
1 review
Dined on November 5, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

One of the wonderful intimate jazz clubs in NY. The quality of the musicians we’ve seen there is impressive. Pretty good food too.

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KK
1 review
Dined on November 4, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

Amazing! Celebrated my birthday and was great!!
Will definatly come again!

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome jazz, acoustics, and food!!

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S
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on November 1, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Went to see Chris Washburne’s Rags and Roots group and was blown away. I go to a lot of jazz shows and this was one of the best I’ve seen.

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SL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We celebrated our recent engagement and we were truly treated like royalty. The live music was of the highest standard and the food was just beautiful. The staff went the extra mile and beyond. An amazing way to celebrate our engagement which we will remember forever

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SC
1 review
Dined on October 29, 2018
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 5

I didn't understand why they ask if it is a special occasion. I mentioned it was my birthday. This information has not been taken into account. Why to ask if the information is not used?

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MC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Smoke is an epiphany. It's as intimate as any club could be with great staff and fabulous music! We were there for a birthday, and my girlfriend's favorite sax player, Eric Alexander, happened to be a guest performer with Cynthia Scott's group. We will be back!

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LT
1 review
Dined on October 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A superb evening - Leslie was amazing! Great food and hospitality too

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FL
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

Cool place. Good Jazz. Short Show. Overpriced. Ok food.

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H
1 review
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

Enjoyed our evening, but was very expensive for only one hour of live music we paid $250 for tickets, one entree each and a bottle of wine.
I would visit again but not on one of these time limited table and ticket deals.
We booked a table for 8:30 for the live music at 9pm.
At 10pm even though there were not people waiting to come in we were asked to pay another $20 each to stay,
I think we should have been able to stay if the table was free, we would then have had another drink or maybe desert or coffee. Overall just way too expensive.

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LO
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on October 19, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic show and service! Special attention given to my son on his birthday. Relaxed atmosphere for preshow conversation. Interesting cocktail choices and great food.

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L
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Fabulous time with divine Jazz
Musicians -the top
Vocalist from Heaven
in addition the food was great.

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EC
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 18, 2018
Overall 5food 3service 3ambience 5

For me, a great place to hear jazz. Food good not exceptional. Quiet. Cozy ambiance.

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AS
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 14, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Great Music, much better than the food. Johnnie O'neil is a star

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AE
1 review
Dined on October 14, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Expensive but well worth the cost, I would definitely go again

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RT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Took my mother to Smoke for her 80th birthday. Staff made her feel wonderful and the music was perfect. Kudos all around.

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s
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 11, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

一度は本場でジャズを聴きながらの食事をと思っており、かなえられました。食事も美味しく最高の一時でした。
opentableの予約もきっちり入っており、日本から来て、飛び込みで入りにくいので助かりました。

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BT
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 5

Smoke lives and dies with its music. The ambiance is great, the place cozy, but it is the music that makes it pop. The jazz is often great but not always. The day we were there (last Monday October 7, the band was terrific but the best was the jam session that started around 10+ p.m. Many young but also older musicians joined parts of the band or played by themselves. The vibe was amazing and the talents fantastic. The jam sessions are the absolute best.

The food could be a little better, but it is not the food one goes to Smoke for. It is the music. The service is very nice, too.

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JB
San Francisco
36 reviews
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

We enjoyed our time at Smoke. The music, Nicholas Payton Trio, was great!
The food and service were good.
I wish we were seated at a different spot. There was a column blocking the view, and being seated right next to the stage, it was quite loud.
I would definitely come back and sit in the back!

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OO
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

It was a good idea to visit Smoke Jazz cafe last Saturday.
Tasty food and amazing Jazz band.

Thank you!

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CH
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Enjoyed the Nicholas Payton trio and the food. Wait staff was very nice

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AK
1 review
Dined on October 4, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 2

Just looking for a nice dinner place with quiet jazz. Food was ok but overpriced. Jazz was way too loud and gave me a headache. Not worth what the night cost us.

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A
1 review
Dined on September 30, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The music was great and its a great date night place. The drinks are also great with fully stocked bar. It is about an hr to an hr and 15 mins of live jazz. My only issue is that the club is small and packed. Also the food is great but the portion sizes are too small. So you should definitely eat before you attend if you have a late reservation. 4/5 stars

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AG
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on September 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a great time... loved the food and the music

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R
New York Area
53 reviews
Dined on September 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

One of the very best jazz venues in NYC (or anywhere!). Great food too.

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II
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on September 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My colleagues and I had a wonderful dinner at Smoke. The live jazz was outstanding and we will be back!

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m
1 review
Dined on September 26, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 5

When we sat down the ambiance was wonderful.
We were very excited until we received the food.
Not appetizing - seem to be in a hurry to feed us - main course
came out while we were still eating appetizer. Very small tables
used very large plates.
Wasn't the best.
The music and entertainment were outstanding - would come again
to sit at the bar and not eat.

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GG
New York Area
1 review
Dined on September 26, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 3ambience 4

Very nice but too expensive. Tables are too close to one and other,

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B
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on September 25, 2018
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 5

Best jazz spot in the city, and the food has been upgraded as well.

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YC
6 reviews
Dined on September 25, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Great restaurant and performance.
A small place and (homely feel) with great and comfort food along with a great jazz band that completes the overall atmosphere.
Fun.
We enjoyed it very much.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on September 24, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 3

Menu was a bit pricey for a relatively mundane food selection

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SW
1 review
Dined on September 20, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 5

Lezlie Harrison was amazing. Awesome night. Great energy!

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