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1621 Lexington Ave, corner of 102nd Street, New York City, NY 10029-5706
+1 212-828-0030
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lamb” (4 reviews)
“meatballs” (2 reviews)
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11:30 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1621 Lexington Ave, corner of 102nd Street, New York City, NY 10029-5706
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Best Middle Eastern Casual Restaurant anywhere in the US or Middle East. Everything is fabulous. Everything. Beware. You will eat too much!

1  Thank wglevy
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Been ordering from here regularly since I moved back to East Harlem 5 years ago. Food is excellent. You will see a lot of people complain that they charge for pita and other things...Im not going to refute that. However the quality of the food...More

Thank spinal73
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great hidden place!!! We had a nice moment there. The place and atmosphere are really comfortable. The staff was very nice and the food was delicious. The food came fast and they have pizza! I'll come back.

Thank AkirePR
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Moustache has delicious middle eastern cuisine with a light and relaxful atmosphere. Never have to wait long to be acknowledged and served. The establishment ( 1621 Lexington Ave.) is laid back however attentive to your needs. No rush to eat and leave. Stay as long...More

Thank yjc513
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Really great (and cheap) home cooking! The lambahajin "pitza" is delicious--reminds me of Turkish "etli ekmek". The soup and salads are amazing. The atmosphere is homey and very laid-back and very airy with all the windows open. Sit at or near the bar for quickest...More

Thank matthiashess
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

This place has fresh hot baked pita and is a good place for casual dining. The appetizers added great and the flat breads are amazing. I love their soup too.

Thank art-scuba
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Delicious Arabian food with excellent hospitality. Every body has to try Ouzi & lamb kabab. Also their Arabic appetizers excellent especially hummus and babaghanoug.

Thank Mudar87
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We started with the Hummus and Rahib salads. These weren't really like salad, but delicious dips for the veggis and bread. SO fresh and delicious. The veggies were crisp and flavorful and the bread was warm and fluffy (for a flat-bread :-) I had the...More

Thank Colleen Q
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Eaten here a number of times, and despite the surly waiter, enjoy the food. Generally have the babaganouche and hummus with both white and whole wheat flatbreads for an appetizer. The flavor so are delicate and well balanced with the addition of lemon flavored oil...More

Thank HScara
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Service was fantastic. We ordered Hummus and Falafel (good enough for two). Price is very reasonable and everything we ordered was delicious.

1  Thank Ton S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1621 Lexington Ave, corner of 102nd Street, New York City, NY 10029-5706
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-828-0030
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