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Exchange Alley - CLOSED

424 E 9th St, New York City, NY 10009-4921
+1 212-228-8525
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2 Apr 2014
“True Neighborhood Gem”
6 Feb 2014
“Take A Detour Down To Exchange Alley”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Italian, American
€€ - €€€
424 E 9th St, New York City, NY 10009-4921
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Reviewed 3 April 2014

Even if you have no reason to be in the East Village, a trip to Exchange Alley is reason enough. My daughter and her boyfriend, who live within walking distance, counts this eatery among their favorites. We were a party of six on a recent...More

Thank ChinadollRVC
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Tucked away in the East Village, you'll walk down a few steps to enter Exchange Alley. Upon entering the restaurant, you almost feel like you're stepping into an old speakeasy. Cozy and inviting, the space is dimly lit, clad with black and white vintage photos,...More

Thank sprungonfood
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Bring a group of close friends, order everything on the menu and indulge. Matt, one of the owners is a friendly talkative character that might buy you a drink or 20 if you get him to tell you about his interesting life!

Thank Ilias T
Reviewed 24 August 2013

My daughter and I had a fabulous brunch at Exchange Alley last Saturday. She had delectable poached eggs in tomatoes (surprisingly yellow in color), a perfect summer dish. I had a French Fried Po'Boy with dirty gravy; worth every single calorie! We enjoyed "bloodies" with...More

Thank bindiboo
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Stopped in for dinner last night for the first time and had a great meal. The staff was incredibly friendly and fun to talk to, as was chef Paul. If you're looking for a cool place to have dinner in the east village with great...More

Thank dtree12
Reviewed 9 August 2013

This is one restaurant you don't want to miss if you're in New York. Exchange Alley is in the East Village: 424E 9th St, NYC 10009. A loyal patriot of this restaurant invited us while we were spending a few days in NYC. The choices...More

Thank abundancetree
Reviewed 10 June 2013

The title pretty much sums it up. The food was excellent. Came quickly, was well-prepared, very well seasoned and overall - really nicely done. I was there on a busy Saturday night so that doesn't always help in terms of service, but still, it was...More

Thank Jrand412
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Cajun food with NYC touch....whats not to like ? The beers on the menu are really good, so, I for once shunned wine & was richly rewarded. Only 1 fish in the menu...wish there was more....so, I doubled up on the appetizers ...not disappointed at...More

Thank assamese
Reviewed 15 December 2012 via mobile

First time here & definitely not my last. Everything on the menu is unusual and delicious, starting with the beverages. We all had something different & everyone loved what they had. I ordered "Paulie's big Braciole" & yes it was big & delicious. The ambiance...More

Thank Itskat
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Convenient to Ground Zero, we stopped here for lunch. They have an international menu, but we opted for the Turkish food. Excellent Lamb and onion panini on bed of salad with yogurt and herb dressing.

Thank Stacy R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 E 9th St, New York City, NY 10009-4921
    (between 1st Avenue & Avenue A)
  • Public Transportation: Take the L to 1st Ave. or 3rd Ave. Take the 6 to Astor Place. You can also take the M8 Bus.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-228-8525
Old school New York style with a touch of New Orleans
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