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“Nice food but pricey!”
Review of Lexington Brass

Lexington Brass
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Ranked #1,354 of 14,719 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$31 - US$50
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Midtown
Cross street: 48th Street
Transit: Subway:; E, M or 6 at 53rd Street Station, walk south on Lexington Avenue to 48th Street.; F at Rockefeller Center, walk east on 48th Street to Lexington Avenue.
Description: Located adjacent to the Hotel 48LEX in midtown Manhattan, Lexington Brass is a new age American Brasserie focused on bringing high quality dishes to diners in search of an authentic New York experience. Using only the finest, locally sourced ingredients from some of the region’s most trusted purveyors, the bustling, 100 seat restaurant combines organic, nutrient-rich proteins and fresh, seasonal produce to create a menu of hearty, tasty dishes including the Organic Pennsylvania Dutch Crispy Chicken Salad, Brass Health Bowl, vegetarian Mushroom Pasta and Herb-Roasted Branzino with many gluten free, dairy free and vegan options to boot. Offering reasonable price points and reliable quality in a relaxed upscale environment, Lexington Brass stands beside the business backdrop of modern midtown and sets itself apart with elevated brasserie favorites and a top notch team of hospitality professionals at your service breakfast, lunch, dinner and into the late evening hours.
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Lovely atmosphere, great food in good portion sizes but pricey and beware they charge you for the bottle of tap waer they immediately offer as you sit at the table!

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Thank brednall
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Just walked in on a Sunday around 6 and was seated immediately. We ordered a burger $25, mussels $18 and spiced cashew sweet potato side dish $12. The prices were high but we thought the portion for the mussels was a lot - easily can be a meal for two people or shared as appetizer for 3-4. The burger was very expensive especially since you get few chips and not fries with the entree. The highlight was the side of sweet potato which were cubed and topped with crispy kale and served w honey nori aioli. Unique taste and we really enjoyed it.

We didn't care for where we sat - right next to the station where waiters would refill water bottles and grab extra napkins and utensils. Service was a bit slow and the waiter seemed to have disappeared to another table, and the waitress who replaced him was better and friendlier.

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Thank 4NY2VA
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We had a party of 5, including a baby. Table was ready early, service was very timely. Needed to ask for more coffee. Would definitely eat here again.

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Thank TessNarvon
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place on Paddy’s Day as we were trying to get away from all the craziness and find a good breakfast. It has great ambience and a confident and competent wait staff. The food was excellent. We quickly unwound and really enjoyed the place.

Thank David H
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

It was nearly 10 om after a very long day and we "picked" the Brass because we were hungry and it was where the Lyft vehicle dropped us off (near our hotel, but closer to walk than master the one-way traffic.) Knew nothing about it, and, to be frank, its odd shape and large bar made a negative first impression.

The server immediately filled our water glasses,described the specials and made some recommendations (NOT the highest priced items, either).

The truffle fries were a taste sensation and the portion was huge. Recommend them enthusiastically. The steak, to which they were frites, was also tasty, and the eggplant parmesan, recommended by the server, was delicious, a crispy combination of flavors and textures. The prices are standard for the location, i.e. on the high side -- But don't let the austere entrance, bar crowd and dim lighting put you off. It's a serious restaurant.

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Thank Xamb
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