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Ethos Gallery 51

) #1,578 of 9,240 Restaurants in New York City €€ - €€€ Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
+1 212-888-4060
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took,a chance on Father's Day and made reservations. When I entered the restaurant, I waited to be acknowledged, never was. Restaurant was half full. Food, especially the small plates were a delight. Noise level way to high. Service needs improvement.

Thank Ita49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's hard to find good food in this neighborhood but this restaurant is the exception. Always mobbed, not inexpensive but wonderful staff who try hard. Food is always exceptionally fresh. Go early in the evening.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, even if a bit lively for a business dinner. Make sure to get the sushi grade octopus appetizer - awesome taste! We split the White Snapper and the flavor was phenomenal. Even splitting one of the smaller ones was plenty. The market price...More

Thank hutsfdl
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

An absolute delight. From the very fresh fish to the expresso, it was great. A few nice wines and great dessert.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Food was very good! Service was somewhat chaotic. We had several appetizers and they were delicious. Bread and hummus was a nice start. Needed more TAZIKI .. yum

Thank Roar4
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We've eaten here a number of times, from 2 people to 20. We were never disappointed. They have a large variety pf fresh fish on display. Service has always been first-rate. The main entrance is on First Ave., but there's a side door on 51st...More

Thank Larry_M_69
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Went here with a colleague today for a farewell lunch. We wanted something different and we were so happy we chose this restaurant. The menu is full of good choices - small plates, full entrees as well as a prix fixe lunch menu. The service...More

Thank keroppiNyc
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Went in for a brunch/lunch date with my daughter after researching Greek food in NYC. What a wonderful spot and absolute gem we found. Service, food, wine, ambiance was all perfect for a Sunday afternoon. Loved it and we will definitely be back! Cannot wait...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

One a cold and rainy day, Ethos is a cozy, welcoming outpost. The portions are generous and the moussakas is delicious and served with a large salad. The ambiance is welcoming and you are waiting to see the cats from the Greek Islands meandering by....More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This place had great food. you can pick the fresh fish. It is good food. I found the service a bit lacking but the food makes up for it.

Thank barbaraash19
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-4060
  • E-mail
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