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El Nuevo Amanecer

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117 Stanton St, New York City, NY 10002-1527
+1 212-387-9115
Today
13:00 - 03:30
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 15:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 13:00 - 03:30
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ended up stopping in here randomly after walking past it many times. Really not a great experience. The service was mediocre, and the food about the same. Everything was ludicrously bland. Not a single item that anyone had was even close to one of the better options for that particular item in this part of Manhattan, nevermind NYC more broadly.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Turned up with my son without a reservation and were very kindly squeezed in by very friendly staff. El Nuevo serves straight up Mexican favourites and Dominican food. Nice atmosphere to and obviously popular with locals. We had pork and beef enchiladas which were fantastically tender and tasty with rice, beans, salsa and sour cream. Looking around the restaurant, it... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

During an evening of thunderstorms in NYC we decided to go for a walk and grab some dinner... Under the safety of our trusty umbrella we walked the streets of NYC soaking up the ambience and were having a great time. We came across El Nuevo Amanecer, which was busy (as s seasoned traveller busy usually means good to me)... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2008

this place is, for lack of a better word, kinda gross. salsas were sad and the menu disturbing (baloney burritos?!). not recommended.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2008

cheap and good. so awesome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 00:00
Monday
15:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 01:00
Thursday
15:00 - 01:00
Friday
13:00 - 03:30
Saturday
13:00 - 03:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Stanton St, New York City, NY 10002-1527
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-387-9115

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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