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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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“fusilli” (112 reviews)
“octopus” (153 reviews)
“seafood” (171 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00 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 today via mobile

I took a client and my law partner to Marea after an unsuccessful mediation. Marea was superb and we forgot all about the mediation. The atmosphere was conducive to talking. The food was presented beautifully. We enjoyed the lobster salad, fusilli, crudo and a variety...More

Thank Andiell
Reviewed today via mobile

Marea is a restaurant that we really look forward for a great meal. Super starters... great pastas. Professional service and fine wines. We were not disappointed!

Thank abarasol
Reviewed today

We had a wonderful diner here. Personalised service, warm welcome, relaxed atmoshpere, great food. Exceptional wine list, with great treats.

Thank Pieter D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Anete was AMAZING. We had a lovely evening. Octopus and sashimi for starters... It was just way too amazing. Mom had scallops and I had risotto. Finally, we had lemon chiffon cake and a wonderful to die for chocolate mousse... highly recommended ambiance and Anete......More

Thank LaMamideJulian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went today for lunch to catch up with a visiting friend. We randomly chose to reserve this place since it was close to where she needed to be and images of dishes looked good. Unfortunately, service was very unpleasant, anxious and rushed. Had 10 minutes...More

Thank eLLeisiLL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate twice at this restaurant during my trips to New York in February and March. I chose the tasting menu with wine pairing. Everything was done to perfection. Service was wonderful. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Victoria1126
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having heard the raving reviews from online ans friends, we finally had dinner at Marea. The place was packed even at the bar but we were able to get a last minute table. First, the wait staff very attentive but we felt like we were...More

Thank TheGlamLotus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an early dinner with friends before theater. Excited about going to Marea, not our first Michelin star restaurant...the food was ok, nothing exceptional, just ok. The octopus was the only delicious dish. The rest of the meal was disappointingly flat, and priced at what...More

Thank Holkin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The full seats at lunch are telling that this place is in high demand! Delicious lump crabmeat salad followed by a scallop entree that was delectable. Fantastic dessert of panacotta on a bed of cashew crust covered with pomegranate granita.

Thank jfayyad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lunch at Marea, located at the south end of Central Park. From the moment we entered the restaurant we were treated to excellent service and we enjoyed a delightful meal. The fine dining menu has unusual ingredients that combine for delicious entrees....More

Thank CurlieQ13prm
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Charles D
18 February 2018|
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Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
You will see everything but do dress nicely ...smart casual works as do sweaters, sports jackets and suits. I would not recommend sloppy!
22 September 2017|
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Response from Esmosier | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a beautiful bar area !
21 August 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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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 Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
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
  • Neighbourhood: 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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