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246 E 51st St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10022-6513
+1 212-644-8330
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
17:30 - 22:00 Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
246 E 51st St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10022-6513
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Indian food in midtown. Friendly and helpful staff. Comfortable settings. Very large food selection. I loved my Lamb with lentils!

Thank wildcat_rj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amma is one of the of best Indian restaurants in the city. Not only is the food excellent but the staff is outstanding. From the time you walk in they are focused on making your experience a great one. I recommend you let them choose...More

1  Thank hudhawks
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

The evening was a transporting experience. Food, ambience and service were divine. Try the tasting menu. I’d would definitely recommend Amma for any occasion

Thank Phyllis F
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Took my team to lunch there for Christmas and it was amazing. My team has many vegetarians as well as meat eaters so I thought this place would have a good variety of choices. And I was right! The servers offered excellent choices for us...More

Thank montymamma
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This was our second visit to Amma. It is a small, tight room. We were greeted very affably. Service is very good. Friendly staff. The host is also the wine steward. I asked for a bottle of Oregon Pinot Gris, which, I said, I'd seen...More

Thank Flushing G
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Every time I go to NYC I visit Amma, a simple ambiance with great food, great wine and very nice staff !!!! 5 stars

1  Thank Adriana G
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Wow! We are vegetarians, and ordered the tasting menu with wine, which came to about $200. But it was well worth it! The selections were anything but run of the mill, they were beautifully prepared and presented, and the service was very attentive (but not...More

Thank pxt42
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Best Indian in NYC - the restaurant has a simple ambience but the food is exquisite. From the tasting menu to separate dishes, even dessert! Everything is well done and very tasty. Staff is very friendly and welcoming

Thank Juliana O
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Not my first nor my last visit. Had the scampi for starter and Tikka, Vindaloo and korma to share. Everything perfect and the wines paired well as well.

Thank Gunnaregill
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I have been to a lot of Indian restaurants, and this is definitely one of the best I have ever gone to. Subtle, delicious textures, and interesting unusual dishes, all topped by great service. I can't recommend it enough!

Thank Ingrid B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 E 51st St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10022-6513
    (Between 2nd & 3rd Ave)
  • Public Transportation: 6 train, 51st Street Station
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-644-8330
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