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Artisanal Fromagerie and Bistro

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2 Park Ave, Frnt 4, New York City, NY 10016-5675 (32nd Street between Park and Madison)
+1 212-725-8585
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11:00 - 22:45
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:45
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 22:45
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New Jersey
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85 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Artisanal is close to my office and is one of my go-to lunch spots. They do great, traditional French classics: onion soups, steaks frites and croque monsieur - all of which come in European sized portions rather than gut-busting American over-catering. Their omelettes and quiches are great, as are their salads and burgers. Great wine selection (albeit pricey) and one... More 

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Potsdam, Germany
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89 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had dinner here on our last evening in New York. Having visited the city regularly over the last three years and eaten out extensively, we would say that this place ranks up there with the best in midtown. A genuinely French atmosphere, very good food, super service and a sommelier who really knows his stuff and does not push... More 

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Stilwell, Kansas
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Everything we ate at this lovely restaurant was top-notch. From the Artisanal fondue to the filet mignon, to the cappuccino at the end of our meal, it was a delight. They are moving across the street and onto Park Avenue in the next couple of months. We will definitely return on our next visit to New York and hope that... More 

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Thank ISginger
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was our choice for a celebration dinner for 3. The ambience is laid back but elegant. The fromagiere advised us on our appetizer cheese plate, encouraging us to try a variety of cheeses and meats that blended well. The filet mignon with truffle potatoes was excellent, as were the lobster and the mussels. We were delighted with the food... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The minute you enter the doors of Artisanal, the ambience is captivating. The service is unique and seems tailored to the needs of its clientele. Whether you're meeting a friend for happy hour or someone for a business dinner, this is the place to go. Everyone from the sommelier, the hostess and waiters go out of their way to suggest... More 

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Boston, MA
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119 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

When we arrived, we asked the hostess to take a picture of us and she did so expertly and took several shots. We we told the waiter that we were ordering wine, he immediately called the sommelier over; the sommelier was very thoughtful, a good listener, and helped us pick a delicious Portuguese wine. When we ordered a cheese plate,... More 

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New York City, New York
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My husband and I recently took some friends here because we remember really enjoying our experience here several years ago (at least 5 years ago). Things have changed. Don't get me wrong--the cheese is still good but we used to be able to order a plate of different cheeses for a reasonable price: now its $9 for per (tiny) cheese... More 

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Westfield, NJ
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

My kids were dying to try fondue so we decided to come to Artisanal. My husband and I had come here 10 years ago and the fondue was so delicious back then that we would always compare other fondue places to this restaurant. Wow... what a complete disappointment. I think my kids now think fondue is disgusting. As soon as... More 

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New York City, New York
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76 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

It's hard to review a place where you had a distinctly black&white experience. If certain aspects are a 5, and others are a 1, what's the grade? well, I gave it a 3 (mathematical solution). The good: The selection of cheeses is extraordinary. My friend accompanying me was not only French, but a real connoisseur, and he was astonished with... More 

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Des Moines
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We arrived here late morning on a Saturday for brunch. They have an unlimited mimosa/bloody mary/beer deal for brunch for $20! The French bread was amazing. I can't even describe the sheer amount of cheese. Just order anything with cheese. Then get a cheese course! The cheese monger was very helpful in picking out cheeses for our taste.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$60
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:45
Monday
11:00 - 22:45
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:45
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:45
Thursday
11:00 - 22:45
Friday
11:00 - 22:45
Saturday
09:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Park Ave, Frnt 4, New York City, NY 10016-5675
    (32nd Street between Park and Madison)
  • Public Transportation: 6, N, Q, W, R Trains to 34th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-725-8585

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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