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709 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7111
+1 212-582-2012
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“moussaka” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (15 reviews)
“baba ganoush” (4 reviews)
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
709 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7111
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We went there pre-theatre which was a good choice. Appetizer of Briouates which were triangles of phyllo filled with pistachio goat cheese and served with honey. They were delicious, but so very tiny (you could pop an entire one in your mouth) and filled with...More

Thank PerfectIslands
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My girlfriend and I were attending a show on Broadway and wished to dine at a restaurant close to the show's venue. We found this restaurant online before traveling into the city. It was close enough to dine and walk to the theater afterward. We...More

Thank sradmd
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Three of us had an Early Bird Special of Pasta Bolognese. The price was reasonable for Manhattan. It came with a glass of wine which you could select from 6 different types, 2 whites and 4 reds. It was served with Bread and butter, as...More

Thank tangoladylover
Reviewed 20 February 2018

In a town full of fantastic ethnic foods, this one is just average. It is a combination of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Food. Nothing bad, nothing outstanding. My friend loved the mussels, i had the mixed grill and all items were over cooked.

Thank mbakbay
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We had dinner here prior to seeing a show. The food and drinks were both decent. The service was average. I liked the eclectic spin on ambiance. It was quaint and buzzing. I had the mixed grille plate which came with lamb and chicken kabobs,...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Stopped here on part of a food tour. Lovely restaurant, quite rustic looking. Food was AMAZING, especially the Moussaka.

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We ate dinner at L'ybane after a Broadway show. Food and drinks were tasty, the service was excellent. Look forward to eating here again on our next trip!

Thank AABurnett
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Came across this bar and restaurant whilst walking towards time square. Nice place to relax especially with the drinks happy hour mon-fri 4-7pm. Service is ok but not great. But still none the less an ok place. Menu is overpriced compared to some other restaurants...More

Thank nevine i
Reviewed 28 September 2017

My friend recommended this restaurant for our pre-theater dining. The moussaka and goat cheese triangle appetizers were delicious and there were several reasonably priced entree specials that included a glass of wine. Unfortunately I ordered the mussels in twhine wine and garlic and they were...More

Thank Dijou
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely a great watering hole to check out, near Port Authority. $5 wine happy hour for commuters until some 7PM. Always get a glass of wine and hummus with vegetables or hummus with beef, etc. good snack! Occasionally get the calamari which is great. Always...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 01:00
14:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7111
    (West 45th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-582-2012
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