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240 Central Park S, New York City, NY 10019-1457
+1 212-582-5100
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (166 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
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 3 days ago

One of the best restaurants in New York or in the country. Really fantastic experience. Eating at the bar is also amazing! The food is outstanding. The decor is outstanding. They could be a little more friendly at the front desk/check in. Service from other...More

Thank VanessaFaustenhauser
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

sensational restaurant with delicious food and great service .... at the end of dinner we could see the kitchen ... we will definitely be back

Thank Andrzej S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps it was because we were seated in the far back area between two large tables of business dinner guests but we felt forgotten and neglected as we had to ask for everything from bread to water as the staff constantly swept through the main...More

Thank HandmanNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Italian restaurant is always a good choice. This time, we didn’t have a reservation for lunch, so we were seated on the bar. We felt comfortable in our chairs and we received great service. The food was delicious with their presentation. I really like...More

1  Thank Travelcooking
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's something old fashioned about Marea: it's quiet, with polished service and comfortable seating and a beautiful dining room. The food is classic Italian seafood with a few nouvelle gestures. You won't come away having tasted something entirely new and amazing, but you will feel...More

1  Thank abcpoet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner here with friends. The ambiance is very chic and modern with a large bar area. Service was friendly and efficient and nice people to deal with. For appetizers we had lobster with burratta and scallops. Both dishes were excellent and beautifully...More

1  Thank 141Dini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently had the best Risotto experience. Just had a long day and ended up walking by the Central Park and started to crave for some Italian Food. Checked google and Marea is indeed on top of the List. Check their menu and got really convince...More

Thank johnjtoby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at Marea with a few family friends. It was good mixture of flavors. Different and interesting, definitely place that is must. The service was fine, but need a little improvement.

Thank Vivi02011963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went to Marea for my 25 wedding anniversary. I called ahead and let them know this and asked for a booth. Upon arrival the I asked fro a booth as there were several available and was immediately told that they were not available. When asked...More

Thank rick s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love sitting at the bar! This place has a very nice bar atmosphere. The service was exemplary and the recommendations were spot on! We split the Scallop entree which was really unique and delicious. We also split the Panna Cotta as well. The wine list...More

Thank Jan R
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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
Bar scene, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
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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