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240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
+1 212-582-5100
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent food,also quite expensive,super friendly and professional staff. My husband and I had spigola nera(black sea bass)and it was amazing,fingerling potatoes(probably the best potatoes ever)and eggplant agrodolce. I was not impressed by desserts,but my husband loved it and ended by eating them both(crostata di pere...More

Thank Kate_k2000
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for lunch and thought the meal was good but not fantastic. It was very good but a notch below other top restaurants in the city (Daniel, NoMad, Per Se for example). One consideration is that we went to Marea for lunch and the...More

Thank Garyhonolulu
Reviewed 5 days ago

We celebrated our anniversary in New York with a stay at the Plaza Hotel and a carriage ride in Central Park. We looked for a restaurant within walking distance and had our anniversary dinner at the Marea- and we were not disappointed. During our six-night...More

Thank DDrover
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend took me here for my surprise birthday dinner. Upon entering, was greeted by super friendly staff and was seated right away. Its located near Columbus circle/ Central Park. We did the 4 course prefix menu, selecting one appetizer, pasta, main course, and dessert....More

Thank meiki w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Marea is great! The food is fabulous... service very good and professional... expensive, but well worth the price.

Thank abarasol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marea is very well situated near Columbus Circle and Central Park. This fine dining restaurant has a menu that specializes in Italian dishes and fresh fish. The menu caters for all tastes. I recommend the assortment of pasta dishes. I suggest you leave room for...More

Thank Lobcod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the chance to have a delicious lunch at this place during a cold freezing day in NYC. Our food and service was just wonderful. A great dining experience:)

Thank fromflorida74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently celebrated our anniversary at Marea and truly couldn't have enjoyed a more exceptional dinner and memorable evening! The experience was 5 Stars from the time we were greeted by the manager until the time we picked up our coats from...More

Thank Crawford99975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently went with another couple for dinner and chose this for its rating and location. We decided to go with the pre fixe 4 course meal. The service was good but there was a long wait time between each course. We ended up spending...More

Thank BucketListExpl0rer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Marea is a high end Italian seafood restaurant. The ambiance is elegant and tables separated enough so one can have a pleasant conversation. The menu is primarily fish with Italian influence, and some limited pasta dishes. Not being into fish like my friends, I did...More

Thank Maritsa1215
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September 22, 2017|
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Response from Esmosier | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a beautiful bar area !
August 22, 2017|
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Response from MatsSamaras | Reviewed this property |
There is No nasty surprises in this fantastic restaurant and you will get a Perfect full glass for each course. They serve their fantastic wines as you should serve them, perfect temperate! They really have a amazing... More
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Response from Allan S | Reviewed this property |
I have done this a while back and it is expensive like me another $120 per person. The wines were excellent and with all the money you spend they know better than most of us so do it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
  • Public Transportation: Marea is located near Columbus Circle, a hub for the A, B, C, D and 1 subways lines. One block east and one block south at 57th St. and 7th Ave guests may utilize either the N, Q, R, W subway lines.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-582-5100
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Marea Ristorante, located in one of Manhattans most storied addresses, features Chef Michael White's ode to Italian seafood. From his trademark handmade pastas to his fresh crudo and whole fish, Chef White is committed to reinventing the notion of seafood in New York.
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