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Permanently Closed - SouthWest NY

3.8
269 reviews
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$30 and under
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Southwest
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  • Great for Outdoor Dining (414)
  • Good for Groups (351)
  • Great for Lunch (313)

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About

This restaurant is permanently closed. Permanently Closed - A warm and inviting oasis in Battery Park City, SouthWest NY is just a short block from the Hudson River Esplanade with views of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, and one block away from the World Trade Center. The restaurant blends modern SouthWestern design with sleek industrial elements. Features are huge skylights, a 10 foot long metal fireplace, and the use of reclaimed wood throughout the bar and dining areas.

The menu highlights the bold, fresh flavors of contemporary South Western cuisine. Favorites include Mojo Marinated Skirt Steak, Cedar Planked Salmon and Rio Grande salad. The bar features our signature Margaritas and 16 oz Mojitos, and over 35 tequilas.

Heat lamps on the outdoor patio and terrace allow outdoor dining in all but the chilliest weather. Be sure to also stop in at the Black Hound Bar, adjacent to Southwest NY, for an exquisitely crafted cocktail in a handsome setting.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Southwest, Contemporary American, Mexican / Southwestern
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Sunday: 12:00am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Daily: 4:00pm - 10:00pm; Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
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Phone number
(212) 945-0528
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Antelmo Ambrosio
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Private party facilities
Fireside dining, outdoor patio seating and private rooms all add up to make Southwest NY the perfect choice for your next event.
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Private party contact
Pat Thornton: (877) 391-3041
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Catering
We offer a full range of catering options: buffet stations, pre fixe menus, platters, passed hors d'oeuvres, etc. We offer off-premise catering for groups of all sizes. Please visit our web site to view our catering platters, or contact us for additional information.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Albany Street
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Parking details
The Gateway Garage is located on 345 South End Ave.
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Public transit
A, 2 & 3 trains to Chambers Street, E train to Vesey Street, 4 & 5 trains to Fulton Street, 1 & R trains to Rector Street, NJ Path trains to WTC, and the NJ ferries to WFC.
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Entertainment
SouthWest NY features TVs at the bar
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 269 People Are SayingWrite a review
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3.8
  based on all time ratings
3.7
food
3.7
service
3.8
ambience
3.9
value
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89% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipMargaretC (New Orleans)
5.0
Dined on December 27, 2016

Food and service was great ! Came after leaving Statue of Liberty on our way to World Trade Center. Highly recommend the chips and salsa and the Tortilla soup
.. was amazing and the enchiladas were great !

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vipCarlitos (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on December 25, 2016

Excellent all around. Will be back often!

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vipOpenTable Diner 
2.0
Dined on December 9, 2016

Hadn't been in years but thought I'd try it for an end-of-year work lunch for my team. Our server was nice but not very attentive. This was a mystery as the restaurant was empty. The guac was bland - lacking salt, spice, or any seasoning for that matter. Bad guac is a cardinal sin for a Mexican restaurant in NYC (especially for one as expensive as SouthWest) so a very disappointing way to start off the meal. In hindsight, I should have asked for my money back on that dish.

Fortunately the entrees were better. I had the pulled chicken tacos which were really delicious. My colleague had a shrimp fajita which he said was terrific and my other colleague had a salad which looked basic.

Aside from the guac, the food was good but at $75, the overall meal was an awful value, especially for lunch where you expect to eat for $15 person. I wouldn't go back on my own dime.

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outlawpete (New York Area)
4.0
Dined on December 7, 2016

The food was excellent, and served piping hot! The staff was very good, but did bring the sweet potato fries with the appetizer after explicitly asking when it should be brought and being told to bring with the entrée. An entrée listed as being accompanied by rice came instead with faro, which has gluten. Changes like that should be disclosed. However, the positives outweighed negatives...octopus appetizer was delicious.

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KKKHHHMMM (New York Area)
4.0
Dined on December 6, 2016

Always delicious and fresh when dining here. Lunch Options are perfect portion.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on December 1, 2016

Our server was so nice and took all our orders! I went with a party of 4 for a co-works lunch. The food came out quickly and it was super delicious!

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OpenTable Diner (Austin)
4.0
Dined on November 24, 2016

After seeing the Statue of Liberty, we booked a restaurant that was within walking distance of Battery Park. We had a salmon ceasar salad and the Thanksgiving dinner. Both were good, not amazing. The staff are friendly and the atmosphere is cozy. Overall, it was a nice experience.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
2.0
Dined on November 16, 2016

Super noisy and food was mediocre at best. Looked like the bar was hopping and lots of large parties. If you don't care so much about food and you plan on being the noisiest people in the place -- this restaurant could be for you.

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maggie (New York Area)
4.0
Dined on November 13, 2016

We went for brunch and found the menu much better than the standard brunch menu, although it included usual brunch options. Service was very attentive without being too much, the drinks were excellent and the food very tasty. Brunch for three, including alcohol, tax and tip was close to $100 so not a cheap meal but the food was well above the ordinary.

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MaJo (New York Area)
2.0
Dined on November 4, 2016

Nice drinks although it contained some undissolved suger. Extremely dry chicken served with Ceasar sallad. No dressing. Santa fee quesidillas rather tasteless.

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