Tavern on the Green

4.6
6981 reviews
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$31 to $50
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American
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  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
Magical is a word thrown around a lot when discussing Tavern On The Green and one can’t help but feel magic in the air. Jim and David, architect Richard Lewis and landscape architect Robin Key, preserved the Victorian/ Gothic elegance of the semi-circular building; it is authentic, natural, elegant and sexy. It has been re-built to spectacular precision and the décor is of a grand farmhouse one might find on the property of an Italian Villa or a historic Hudson River Valley mansion.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American, Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Monday – Thursday
Lunch 11am – 4pm
Dinner 5pm – 9pm

Friday
Lunch 11am – 4pm
Dinner 5pm – 11pm

Saturday
Brunch 9am – 4pm
Dinner 5pm – 11pm

Sunday
Brunch 9am – 4pm
Dinner 5pm – 9pm

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Phone number
(212) 877-8684
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Bill Peet
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Central Park West 67th Street
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Parking details
Discounted parking available at GGMC Parking at 10 West 66th Street. Present parking ticket to restaurant for validation sticker and receive a $5 discount. To receive discount, validated ticket must be presented to parking garage cashier at time of check out. (Please note: Discount is not valid on Early Bird Special or first hour of parking)
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Public transit
SUBWAY:
C, B trains to 72nd Street / Central Park West Station
1, 2, 3 trains to 72nd Street / Broadway Station

BUS:
M72 to 68th Street & Central Park West
M66 to 65th & Central Park West
M11 or M7 to 66th St & Columbus
M10 to 66th St & Central Park West
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Entertainment
Live Music
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Special events & promotions
For a private dining experience and customized events from 10-1500 guests, please complete the request for proposal and one of our dedicated event specialists will reach out to you to coordinate your event. For immediate assistance please contact us at (888) 651-0927
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Beer Garden, BYO Wine, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Tavern On The Green offers over a dozen adaptable event spaces for receptions and dinners. Each event space offers a customized experience with a special décor that combines the classic elements and modern renovation of our iconic restaurant.

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Daily 9:30PM - 11:00PM

What 6981 People Are Saying
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92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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London
2 reviews
5.0Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great atmosphere, really good food and service.

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Atlanta
3 reviews
4.0Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 4

Food was very expensive for the quality, could tell the mash potatoes had been on the plate a while before it was served.

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CP
New York Area
15 reviews
5.0Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Incredible birthday celebration with incredible food and service. Can’t wait to bring more friends to Tavern on the Green and it’s magic ambience!

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Phoenix
18 reviews
5.0Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our brunch was wonderful. The food and the service were exceptional. The staff made an accommodation for us with a member of our group of 7 who was on a restricted diet because of upcoming surgery. We could not have asked for anything better. Our server, Brendan, was extraordinary. Thanks, Brendan, for making my kid sister's day one to remember.

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New York Area
1 review
1.0Dined 2 days ago
Overall 1food 1service 4ambience 4

The ambiance and the service are great. The quality of the food is absolutely mediocre when taking the price into account. I was honestly thinking that an amature chef would be able to deliver better plates than the ones you get served here. This was my second visit - decided to give them another chance- but that definitely will be my last!

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SS
1 review
5.0Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this place. Fab service and great food in Central Park - no better place to brunch!

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BM
New York Area
5 reviews
5.0Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We enjoyed an anniversary brunch and especially enjoyed the complimentary cake and ice cream!

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OT
1 review
2.0Dined 3 days ago
Overall 2food 1service 5ambience 3

Ordered Tomahawk Ribeye steak for two, $125.00. It was the worst steak I’ve ever had. Also, the asparagus was not cooked enough and the mac cheese was bland. I don’t recommend dining outside during the Summer. The flies are awful. It’s a nice place to have a drink but pass on the food.

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JO
San Francisco
1 review
3.0Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 2

Missed the ambiance of the old Tavern on the Green. Still a great place to go but didn’t have the same romantic or beautiful feeling from before.

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AG
1 review
5.0Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Service and food were great we sat outside and it was lovely.

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R
Denver
28 reviews
5.0Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 4

Buena comida buen lugar el servicio es medianamente bueno

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SU
1 review
5.0Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great Experience and super friendly and attentive staff

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Chicago
1 review
3.0Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 3

It took at least 20 minutes for a server to greet us (including the water fillers) even after asking the hostess about 10-13 minutes in about our server. No apologies, just “what can I get you”? There was a mix up with the appetizer we ordered server appe

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OT
1 review
5.0Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Came to NYC for my 40th birthday and had a wonderful dining experience! Staff was great and martini was amazing! Wife loved this spot and we will definitely come again.

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MA
San Francisco
1 review
4.0Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 5

Fabulous! I would definitely recommend this great restaurant in such a beautiful setting.
Vibrant, great ambiance and friendly staff!

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HB
1 review
5.0Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I went to celebrate for my birthday and they made everything special for me! The overall experience was impeccable and I would definitely go again.

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Washington DC
1 review
3.0Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 5

We went for lunch, the host was very nice and accommodating, as we had arrived a little early. Our waiter was short and rude to start and suddenly became nicer when we found hair in one of our dishes. I enjoyed the ambience and it was very nice, but not sure I’d go back again.

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New York Area
1 review
5.0Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Amazing!!!

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JA
New York Area
20 reviews
5.0Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My husband and I went for lunch as we usually do not coming to far just from Whitestone Queens. We always loved the old Tavern, but are starting to really like this too. Food was perfect and so was staff.

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GF
1 review
5.0Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Loved the view of the garden. Windows all around and up to they ceiling made it bright and good for excellent viewing.

Disappointed in NO dress code. Many people with cutoff shorts and jeans. Certainly not up to Tavern par.

Maitre d and wait staff very professional and dressed appropriately;

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Memphis
9 reviews
5.0Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and great service. A bit pricey

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OT
1 review
5.0Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Birthday and Graduation lunch

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d
New York Area
283 reviews
5.0Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The setting is lovely and the food is delicious. Service was attentive. The noise level inside (as opposed to the patio) was quite high.

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MA
1 review
5.0Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My friends and I loved this place. Can't wait to visit again in December.

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St. Louis
1 review
5.0Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best service in NYC, wait staff was incredible. Food was reasonably price for lunch (filet mignon salad and steak sandwich) and served very quickly. The views around and inside the restaurant make the meal even more enjoyable!

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Seattle
14 reviews
4.0Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

Fish and chips gave me an upset stomach immediately after dining.

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Indiana
6 reviews
5.0Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Anniversary

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OT
1 review
5.0Dined on July 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food and great way to end our visit to NYC.

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E
1 review
4.0Dined on July 10, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Great atmosphere and service for our wedding anniversary lunch. Food was nice and the complementary anniversary dessert was a lovely touch!

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Chicago
117 reviews
5.0Dined on July 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always great food, service and location! A classic forever.

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New York Area
1 review
2.0Dined on July 9, 2018
Overall 2food 1service 2ambience 5

Dry chicken and a waiter who stopped coming to the table. Oh, not to mention terrible creme brulee. Wait... 2 stars on food?? Make that one star. Yea. One star.

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CC
1 review
5.0Dined on July 9, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Went here as a ‘once in a lifetime ‘ but it was affordable and would definitely go again! Loved the place, location and service. Sat outside in beautiful weather.

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EP
New York Area
1 review
5.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Everything was top notch. The decor, the food, the service even the band was most enjoyable. Def recommend this restaurant to everyone.

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New England
1 review
5.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Celebrating my retirement with my children. Our waiter was wonderful!

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AB
1 review
4.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 3

The food was wonderful! Very loud. Would have preferred to sit outside and hear the music. It was why we chose to go on Sunday. Felt very rushed.

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Indiana
5 reviews
4.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Food was good but a bit overpriced. It was a hot day and sitting inside was not much more cooler than sitting outside. Seating was packed in.

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1 review
3.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 4

Sunday Brunch. No specials noted. Food was not especially good. No recommendations given.

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KC
1 review
3.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 1

Sitting in the back-last room was disappointing. The chairs are awful and there’s 0 a atmosphere. Built it up to our teenage children and then sat in an uncomfortable blah room - could have been anywhere

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San Antonio
1 review
5.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely restaurant, attentive staff, delicious food!

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OT
1 review
4.0Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 3ambience 4

The servers were good, both friendly and efficient. The maître d' could have been better. He was selectively nice to customers. Even worse, it was apparent. I wasn’t much bothered by this but others at my table were considerably put off by this (understandably)

Atmosphere was excellent and you come here for the location as much as the food which was very good overall

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