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Saxon and Parole

316 Bowery, New York City, NY 10012-2802
+1 212-254-0350
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“bone marrow” (12 reviews)
“burger” (32 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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316 Bowery, New York City, NY 10012-2802
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This place is wonderful great decoration, great ambience, great staff. We had this incredible cheese and meat platter to share to start with toasted bread which was really good. I had the impossible burger which was so good and my boyfriend had the saxon burger...More

Thank 18ells
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Wondering around for a great pub to stop into and found this place and man did we love it. Just a great looking venue, really tasty food and the drinks were the best we had in NYC. Bartenders here were great people and very helpful...More

Thank satchsd
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

As an Aussie from a state which grows amazing oysters I was curious about the famous New York version. Helpful waiter suggested a nice wine and organised a platter with 2 x 6 varieties from around the USA plus the Fried oyster plate. the impossible...More

Thank TW_Yachtgal
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

"Impossible Burger" on the menu, great marketing or mouth-watering dish?! I saw its photo for the first time, a perfect medium rare cutlet with blood. Why impossible? Because it's vegan. Invented by Impossible Foods, a start up of Silicon Valley, 5 years of work and...More

Thank FrauTori
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten track. Good service and interestingly appetizers. Try the fig with chorizo. Lots of marrow. When did that become a thing? Marrow bearnaise didn't do it for me. Their 40 oz "aged" rib eye special was tough. If you want a good steak...More

Thank davidloew
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

As a part time veggie had to go here to try the Impossible burger. It's the best veggie burger I have ever tasted, scrummy, meaty, oozy and great texture. The fries were fab too. We were lucky enough to pick a super warm evening and...More

Thank Carolinefranceswitts
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I was impressed by the atmosphere, food and drinks at this pleasant spot on the Bowery and left feeling very contented. The restaurant has a great bar that is very conducive to a few pre-dinner drinks. The menu was one of those from which I...More

Thank AndPulli
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The atmosphere is great at this restaurant, it's a farm to table vibe meets prohibition style cocktail bar. Service was horrendously slow, took 3 hours for dinner which consisted of 2 courses, we opted not to have dessert because we didn't want to wait another...More

Thank Josh C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is the place to visit for cocktails. Very professional bartenders, broad mix of high-quality liquor and perfectly served, creative cocktails.

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We enjoyed a pleasant Sunday brunch here. Nice diverse set of food choices. Everyone was happy and full! Service was earnest and well intended, but we had at least 5 different people bring food items, so there was a bit of disjointedness.

Thank Morog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Bowery, New York City, NY 10012-2802
    (Bleecker Street)
  • Public Transportation: 6 Train to Bleecker St B/D/F/M Train to Broadway-Lafayette St or 2nd Ave N/R Train to Price St
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-254-0350
  • E-mail
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