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For 2
Date
Thu, 2/22
Time
11:00 PM
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The Modern

4.8
4024 reviews
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$50 and over
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Contemporary American
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The Modern is a 2 Michelin-starred contemporary American restaurant at the Museum of Modern Art. Helmed by Executive Chef Abram Bissell, the restaurant features refined, playful dishes that highlight exceptional ingredients and seasonality in a $168 four-course menu and a $228 eight-course tasting menu. Lunch offers a $138 three-course menu or $178 six-course menu. Master Sommelier Michaël Engelmann's extensive selection of wines showcases exceptional diversity and value.

The Modern accepts reservations 28 days in advance. The restaurant also includes the vibrant and lively Bar Room (reservations encouraged), terrace for seasonal outdoor enjoyment, and bar & lounge to welcome walk-ins. The Kitchen Table offers a custom tasting menu for up to four guests in the heart of the restaurant's world-class kitchen.

The Modern is a non- tipping restaurant. Hospitality Included.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday – Saturday, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Dinner: Monday – Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Dinner: Thursday – Saturday, 5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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Phone number
(212) 333-1220
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Abram Bissell
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Private party facilities
Private Dining at the Modern consists of one magnificent room which features floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Museum's Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden. The space can accommodate up to 64 guests for seated functions and up to 80 guests for receptions.
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Private party contact
Special Events: (212) 408-6611
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Between 5th and 6th Avenues
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Parking details
There is street parking, as well as a public car park across the street from The Modern.
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Special events & promotions
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Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 4024 People Are Saying
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food
4.7
service
4.7
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4.2
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vipRoadrunner2 (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined a day ago

The Modern continues to be top of the line. Everything - food, wine, service, ambiance, attention to the details, is exquisitely done. We had the 8 course tasting menu plus wine pairings. Each course was amazing, and the pairings were right on the mark. I also really like the no tip policy - but that only works in a place like The Modern where the service is superb. Overall, a great experience!! (But bring your wallet - it’s expensive, but worth it)

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MJMA1 (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

The Modern was excellent. We got the 8-course meal, which was delightful. So many of these places can be pretentious, but my wife and I didn't get that impression at all. The service was efficient but relaxed. It was a wonderful evening. I will say the last dessert was a bit of a misfire, as the citrus ice cream had an unpleasant bite to it. We should have sent it back and asked for something on the menu. That said, the chocolate with pop rocks in it made up for it!

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vipMspiggy (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

An amazing restaurant : art and the art of food . Always inventive the best ingredients and a beautiful presentation . Great value for this good adventure and a special place to dine . Only one complaint is the house made sparkling water . Badoit is 1000 better the cuisine deserves a better wart

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vipNjgit (Dallas)
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Everything about my lunch was Impeccable. The space is lovely, the flowers beautiful, the settings clean and elegant. Each item on the menu sounded exceptional; my problem was making a choice. The cuisine is fresh and creative but without overbearing sauces or techniques. Everything was delicious.

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

What an amazing experience. Kevin Browne is just the host you want every time . He did such an amazing job . I was a little upset at first but he totally made up for everything and a lot more. Amazing food, amazing service, amazing experience. Will definitely go back again... a true Michelin star restaurant.. By far my favorite...

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Very nice view, and the food is great!

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vipKaltenborn (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Excellent Menu

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OpenTable Diner (Atlanta)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Elegant high level dining!

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

Wonderful as usual

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

Top-notch dining experience. Everything from the food, service to ambience is impeccable. Highly recommend.

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

Attentive service, delicious food and a great ambience. Love this restaurant.

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Megbeh (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

Didn't go for the six dishes tasting menu (kinda regret it now...). For the three course fix menu I was really delighted by the ravioli and chocolate mousse while the turbot is good but standard. Good enough experience for a michelin-starred lunch though.

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vipRobert (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

One of the best experiences we’ve had to date at the Modern.
Fiona and Dave were awesome!

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

Birthday . Sophisticated but not overly complex dishes . Delicious, different, varied. Liked some more than others and some were just great. There was not too many courses. It was the aright amount of dishes —no one got too stuffed.

Sitting next to the Winfield into the winter hdtden

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500NightsLifetime (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

Consistently great experience

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