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About Sarabeth's Park Avenue South

We serve Breakfast, Lunch, Tea, Dinner and Brunch in this great space, between the hours of 7:30AM and 11PM, daily. With a full bar, private rooms and A/V facilities, this is a perfect location for your next breakfast meeting or private dinner event.
We also have live jazz music every Wednesday and Thursday evening and offer happy hour daily from 3pm to 7pm.

381 Park Ave South
New York, NY 10013
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American

Hours of Operation:
Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 3:30pm;

Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 3:30pm;

Late Lunch/Tea:Monday - Friday:3:30-5:00PM;

Dinner: Sunday - Monday: 5:00pm - 10:30pm;

Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm;

Bar: Open until 11PM. Thursday, Friday, Saturday until Midnight;

Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Brunch: Saturday - Sunday Lunch/Tea 4:00pm-5:00PM

Cross Street:
27th Street

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 335-0093

Website:
http://www.sarabethsrestaurants.com/

Entertainment:
Tails and Tunes
Live Jazz and A special Lobster Tail prix fixe menu on Wednesday nights.

Live "Gypsy Jazz" and "Rock Blues" Trio on Thursday Nights .

Public Transit:
4 and 6 Trains stop at 28th and Park Ave South

Executive Chef:
Freda Sugarman

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, High Tea, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Sarabeth’s PAS houses a three-room convertible event space with retractable paneling designed to fit the needs for events of all sizes. With an intimate 22-guest conference room and two 40-guest dining rooms, our versatile space combines to seat a maximum of 110 guests in a sleek, contemporary atmosphere complete with wireless AV capabilities Restaurant Buy out available as well .

Private Dining

Sarabeth’s houses a three-room convertible event space with retractable paneling designed to fit the needs for events of all sizes.

Sarabeth's Park Avenue South Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.2

service

4.1

ambience

4.2

value

3.7

Noise

Moderate

82% would recommend it to a friend

Great for Brunch (62)
Sunday Lunch (38)
Casual (36)
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Great for Lunch (33)
Neighborhood Gem (29)
Business Meals (25)
Comfort Food (24)
Good for Groups (24)
Special Occasion (24)
Good for Birthdays (21)
Good for a Date (21)
Quiet Conversation (18)
Afternoon Coffee (17)
Kid-friendly (16)
Good for Anniversaries (15)
Afternoon Tea (13)
Fit for Foodies (13)
Cozy (11)
Healthy (11)
Bar Seating (10)
Fun (10)
Creative Cuisine (9)
Handcrafted Cocktails (6)
Happy Hour (6)
Local Ingredients (6)
Notable Wine List (6)
Seasonal (6)
Good Vegetarian Options (6)
Vibrant Bar Scene (6)
Worth the Drive (6)
People Watching (4)
Romantic (4)
Pre/post Theatre (4)
Authentic (3)
Hot Spot (3)
Live Music (3)
Disabled Access (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Scenic View (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Live Sports (1)
Organic (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
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 (New York Area)·Dined on April 2, 2017

Very easy process to make a reservation and they accommodated us early. Service was truly outstanding and they were quite attentive. The food was very good and great taste. My friend and I were catching up and we talked for a while. We never felt rushed and people would check with us from time to time. I chose this place because even my first experience here was very good. It will be a favorite for my visits to the city.

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on April 2, 2017

Unfortunately took a long time for the food to arrive, and wasn't to specifications of our requests. Manager came to apologize but didn't seems sincere.

Tags: Afternoon Tea, Afternoon Coffee, Bar Seating
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 (New England)·Dined on April 2, 2017

Service was not good, food was lukewarm.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 30, 2017

I was moved to a booth when I asked my waiter if I could move, as my guest and client was running very late due to traffic. The waiter that took over was not committed at all and was not very accommodating. It was our original waiter who was the best and he was the one who FINALLY got us our bill and finalized the transaction.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Great for Brunch, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 26, 2017

My frittata was tasty, but the pancakes were underdone and the popover was tough and underseasoned. Not a very value-oriented meal, disappointing considering the quality

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on March 25, 2017

Best scones in the city!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 25, 2017

It was the perfect place for brunch and catching up with friends. Highly recommend the four flowers mimosas!

Tags: Great for Brunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 25, 2017

Perfect spot for a mini baby shower! If you go for brunch, I highly recommend getting the lemon pancakes for the table to share!

cant wait to return

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 24, 2017

Great location. The food was excellent and service on point. Breakfast menu is solid. This was my first time at Sarabeth's and will come back soon.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Comfort Food, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 23, 2017

First time the host recognized me and welcomed me back -- she said she recognized my smile. I've being going there several times monthly for more than a year. I had a very light business breakfast that lasted over an hour but we never felt the staff was pushing us out or rushing us AT ALL which sometimes happens on weekends. Very impressed with our waiter. Very happy we avoided "the rude host" -- he can ruin any meal there.

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 (Birmingham)·Dined on March 22, 2017

It is hard to say. I'm fan of Sex and the City. So there was no choice. I had to go! Yes. Ambience was good and server was polite. But.. I ate their famous menu 'salmon eggs benedict'. Unfortunately, there was nothing special. It was disappointment. But as to say, I'm fan of Sex and the City, visiting was worth it. Just for that.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Sunday Lunch, People Watching, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 20, 2017

Yummy eggs and coffee. Always a breakfast staple.

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 (New England)·Dined on March 19, 2017

Food was good, worst service ever experienced. Took 30 minutes for anyone to approach us and were rude once they did

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on March 19, 2017

Attentive service. Solid, yet overpriced for brunch.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 18, 2017

The service was so inefficient. Servers were preoccupied. Seems like a union environment. Coffee delivered with no milk/cream. Cream came but delay was so long coffee was cold. Took twenty minutes to be greeted. Food came fast and was good. But service was overall poor.even after a manager came by to help.

Tags: Quick Bite
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 18, 2017

I am giving it a fair mark for service only because the waiters kept trying to clear our plates when we were obviously in the middle of our meal. We couldn't understand why they were rushing us out when there were a lot of open tables. Nothing worst then being rushed out. . .

Otherwise the food was great as always!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 17, 2017

Sarabeth's in the evening is the perfect place to go as it's quiet and you can talk. We were a large group and there is something for everyone. While the wine is very good, it's a bit pricey for an ordinary bottle of wine. The food, service are great. Highly recommend not just for brunch, but other quieter times of the day.

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 (Miami)·Dined on March 12, 2017

Tragic, Sad. Huge new location woefully understaffed. Food remains very good.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 12, 2017

Made reservations for 1245 pm brunch; please note despite having reservations it still feel like waiting in line for a diner

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 12, 2017

Large modern space can accommodate an intimate meal to large group get-togethers. Varied menu that would suit everyone. Went recently for brunch, food served quickly, everything was hot, food was tasty. Sometimes it's hard to find a good brunch space so I'm glad this space is around.

Tags: Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Fun, Casual, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Great for Brunch, Pre/post Theatre
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 12, 2017

not all it is cracked up to be. I have heard about it for years and was so excitied to have breakfast there. The blueberry pancakes were dry. I asked the wiater to keep our food warm while my friend was in the ladies room. He couldn't figure out how to do that!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 11, 2017

Had an early Sunday dinner with my boyfriend and another couple. The ambiance is beautiful, clean, modern. The bar has bar snacks and nice cocktails. Service was wonderful and attentive without being intrusive. The menu is very varied and has lots of wonderful appetizers for sharing. We loved the oysters and meatballs. The grilled octopus was okay but a little overcooked and sitting in a big bowl of beans. Just the octopus sliced on a plate with seasoning would have been more appetizing. The entrees were all great - we had everything from lobster roll, a seafood salad and personal pizza to a filet of branzino. The desserts were terrific and appealing to the eye- we had a cookie plate and a flight of ice cream sandwiches! The only real negative for me was that the restrooms are located ALL the way in the back, out a door, down a hallway and then you had a choice of steps to a full restroom (which was very nice) located in a freezing basement OR two unisex, clean restrooms on the main floor but with a very bad odor problem. Something definitely wrong with the air intake/outtake system. Overall, a great restaurant and bar, in a nice area but with TERRIBLE restroom issues.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Happy Hour, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Sunday Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Great for Brunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 11, 2017

Service was extremely slow, but otherwise good brunch venue

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on March 5, 2017

Sarabeth's has great service, delicious food and the best people watching. You will not be disappointed. There is something for everyone.

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Casual
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on March 5, 2017

This is the least kid friendly Sarabeth's I've been to. We were asked to switch tables after we've settled down-- because we had two toddlers! They also didn't offer crayons and such as other Sarabeth's do. Service was slow and we had to call someone's attention to get service. And it was just 10am. The pastry basket we ordered was not freshly baked, they were stone hard and so not worth the price.

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 (Miami)·Dined on March 4, 2017

Food is Always delicious👍🏻 the bellini was great as well!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 4, 2017

Our waiter Jared made the experience amazing. He was so attentive (not too much so), anticipated our needs (always there with coffee--iced and regular) and was just lovely. Everyone who works at Sarabeth's should be like Jared. The food was good as always, too.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Cozy, Comfort Food, Afternoon Coffee, Fun, Afternoon Tea, Casual, Great for Brunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 4, 2017

My husband and I went here for brunch yesterday and the food was nothing notable. I had the farmer's omlette and my husband had the chicken sausage and kale frittata. Both were lacking flavor and the frittata was thin and had no color to it. I did have a five flower mimosa which was very good and the service was good. I wouldn't go back based on the caliber of food served. We have had better at our local diners for half the price.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 3, 2017

i was very disappointed with sarabeth's.
the service was less than stellar...when we asked the waiter if he liked a particular dish, his answer was "no"...when asked if it was the popover he didn't like, his response was "i've never tried it, i just don't like the way it looks"...and the service didn't get any more impressive from there...and a minimally talented home cook would have prepared more flavorful food.
thankfully, it was only breakfast.

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

Great experience; was there for business lunch had a great experience. The food was great and the service was amazing.
We were able to speak quietly without interruptions

Tags: Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Quiet Conversation, Business Meals, Good for Groups
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 1, 2017

Servers were very slow taking our order and bringing check at the end of our meal. Wish they were a little more attentive.

Tags: Good for Groups
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 26, 2017

Disconnect with back and front of the house on specials. My guest ordered lobster bisque and was served vegetable minestrone. Waiter insisted it was lobster bisque. Mussels were Sandy, too many served unopened.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 26, 2017

Classic Sarabeth's - always fresh and delicious. Excellent friendly service.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Afternoon Coffee, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Healthy, Outstanding Value, Pre/post Theatre, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Disabled Access, Happy Hour, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene, Great for Lunch, Gluten Free Options, Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals, Great for Brunch, Casual, Good for Groups, Quick Bite, Fun, Afternoon Tea, Quiet Conversation, Sunday Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 26, 2017

Perfect place for a classic brunch.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 26, 2017

Met friends for brunch after. It seeing each other for months. Food was fantastic and the service exceptional. We never felt rushed even if the servers felt it. Would definitely return next time we're in NYC.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Notable Wine List, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 26, 2017

I live in the neighborhood and eat here occasionly. The food is solid if not exceptional for brunch. Service is awful. They interrupted my conversation 5 times to ask if they could clear my plate, which still had food on it. Really annoying.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 26, 2017

Staff was TERRIBLE, the waiter ignored us and all the food was cold by the time it was served to us.

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

First time here, since the wonderful Primehouse shut down. Friends from out of town were in the city, and we came here for brunch. They were having what they said were 'excellent' cocktails when we arrived, and they looked pretty happy (!) The four of us sampled different brunch items: the regular eggs benedict, the salmon version, the "goldie lox" plate and the egg and chive cheese stuffed popover. All were served with a delicious side salad, perfectly dressed. The winner was the popover, which my friend let me (reluctantly) taste. These incredibly light fluffy eggs were stuffed into an equally light and fluffy popover. My salmon benedict was good, but I'll be going back for that! Even though it was crowded at 10:45 a.m. on a Sunday, the service was top notch and the noise level very reasonable. All in all, very enjoyable.

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on February 25, 2017

Excellent! Our waiter was wonderful and HOT!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on February 25, 2017

Sarabeth's was disappointing. The maitresse d' was not especially friendly or helpful, the service was very slow and the food was in no way special other than in costliness. On the plus side, it's an attractive room, they are kid friendly (I guess that's a plus) and the menu is broad enough to have something for everyone. My conclusion is that there are many better brunch options nearby.

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