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Sofrito NYC

544 reviews
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$30 and under
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Puerto Rican
Top Tags:
  • Waterfront
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Scenic View
At Sofrito, the aromatic mix includes the authentic Puerto Rican Cuisine, The magnificent sounds of music from around the world, The Caribbean atmosphere, The delightful living room dining room decor, and fantastic service which takes you back to our Island, Puerto Rico.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Puerto Rican
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Hours of operation
Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Dinner: Sunday-Tuesday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Wednesday 4:00pm-11:00pm, Friday & Saturday 4:00pm - 12:30am (Lounge open until 4:00am)
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Phone number
(212) 754-5999
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Frank Maldonado
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Sofrito caters to Private parties, corporate events or just a family get together. Our menu consists of a variety of Puerto Rican dishes & desserts, that will make you crave for more.
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Cross street
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Parking details
Valet parking $15.00 (Cash Only)
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Public transit
D,B,A trains to 145th & St. Nicholas Avenue
1 train to 145th & Amsterdam Avenue
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Wednesday : Jazz Band
Thursday's-Saturday's : Live Djs
Sunday's Brunch: Live Band
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 544 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.1  based on recent ratings
Noise · Moderate
75% of people would recommend it to a friend
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1.0  Dined 6 days ago

I reserved a table for 2 ( my wife and I), got there 10 minutes early to see a club scene which I wasn't looking for, But I didn't let that bother me. Walked in and spoke with the hostess, she told us to sit by the bar and someone will come seat us. From afar I notice she was talking with the waiter on seating another group and two girls plus us. He wasn't paying her much mind since he was into the girls. He seated both the two girls and the group, but didn't bother with my wife and I. So I left it alone, waited 15 minutes after that and still nothing. The hostess looked at me but with a guilty look. after another 10 minutes I just walked out. It was the worst experience ever. Would not recommend this restaurant to anyone unless someone that likes to waste time.

OpenTable Diner (Atlantic City)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Great food

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Great service me and my fiancé loved the restaurant definitely would go back even on a regular day.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on January 31, 2018

My friend and I went for restaurant week. First off the location is gorgeous right on the water. Our server was friendly. The food was so delicious. The empanadas were so flavorful as were the sauces. I had the pernil with the rice with pigeon peas and the meat was juicy and packed with flavor. Dessert and the drinks were just so yummy. We both looked forward to coming back again.

RABA (New York Area)
1.0  Dined on January 27, 2018


OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Great services and love the food it was amazing the view was just amazing next to the water was just overall great experience

NRos (Philadelphia)
3.0  Dined on January 14, 2018

The noise level of the DJ was excessive in the dining room. The floor near the bar was wet from drinks that were spilled throughout the bar area and remained wet for a prolonged amount of time while the host and staff members walked back and forth through the restaurant. Two females danced alone in lounge chairs by the wall in very provocative and inappropriate ways. The behavior and foul language was acceptable to staff while families with children waited for tables and were dining. It would be nice if management would pay more attention to the ambiance and took more control of these situations.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on November 17, 2017

I really enjoyed celebrating me and my friends birthday dinner at Sofrito!!!! We will be coming back very soon.

Charla (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on November 16, 2017

This was my 3rd time at Sofrito’s and each time I enjoyed the food, ambience & the waiters get a 10.

vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on November 1, 2017

After work, especially early in the week is amazing. Very slow and you get a beautiful view of the city and bridge.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on October 21, 2017

Good food, good atmosphere but my server was a bit rude. Despite this, i would definitely go back!

FromNJ (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on October 20, 2017

Food did not have any Latin flavor it was very blan steak with white rice, beans and platano but I do have to say on a positive note the dopa vieja was good but on top of that they put an automatic 20% gratuity, the mixed drinks on the menu all had some sort of lemon juice in it making it very sour. I came to the original sofrito and was fond of it at the time but after coming again I was not to happy. Valet parking $15 plus’s tip most places in that are do free valet and hey if we want to tip $20 we can do so but let tit be the choice of the customer.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
1.0  Dined on September 23, 2017

Horrible experience. I waited an hour and forty minutes just to be served my appetizers for a group of 3. We paid 155 dollars and never received our food.

Rozay627 (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on September 21, 2017

The restaurant was amazing and the ambience beautiful. The food was authentic Puerto Rican dishes. I had the Pernil with Spanish rice and plantains and hubby had the skirt steak with Spinach and plantains. It was delicious and the portions were huge. The appetizers were not the best. I had fried calamari and it was overcooked and the calamari sauce tasted like canned tomato sauce. My hubby had Empanadas that tasted great on the inside but the dough was too thick.
Appetizers aside the overall experience was amazing.

Underwhelmed (New York Area)
2.0  Dined on September 15, 2017

The atmosphere was beautiful and the wait staff were pleasant, however I was not impressed with the food. I got the piononos as an app, the paella for dinner, and the tres leches for dessert. The portions were big and I ended up taking most of my food home, but I felt it was overpriced and underflavored. Would not recommend for dinner. Maybe for just drinks and lounge.