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Kyo Ya

94 E 7th St, New York City, NY 10009-6135
+1 212-982-4140
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (8 reviews)
“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“tofu” (3 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
17:30 - 23:30All hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
94 E 7th St, New York City, NY 10009-6135
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Invited to this place several years ago by a Japanese working in NYC. Revisited it recently and happily confirm that it maintains the same high standard of food and service. We ordered the Sakura menu and had an add on of sashimi which was excellent....More

Thank SunMoonShine
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Been wanting to try Kyo Ya for a while. Glad to finally check this place off my bucket list. Love the venue, the sleek decor, and even the architecture of the bathrooms. Service was top notch, and overall Kyo Ya was a positive experience. We...More

Thank Tunaidi
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Interesting , delicious and different tasting of 8 courses. 5 of 8 were excellent, 3 were average. Unique preparations of several items

Thank rga1944
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Sono-san, the chef here, prepares an excellent traditional kaiseki banquet. The presentations and range of dishes are truly inspired. And the experience is definitively superlative and brimming with subtlety and nuance. The atmosphere and décor of the restaurant are warm and pleasing and you leave...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I got their $95 tasting menu. Everything was very good and I enjoyed the meal but I can't say there were any courses that I thought were really good. The Japanese have an appreciation for subtlety that is probably lost on most Americans, but they'd...More

Thank Gordon175
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I came with a friend for the omakase menu. All the dishes had too much sauce and tasted the same. A disappointment, especially given the price tag. The sashimi was excellent.

Thank Serge A
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This izakaya restaurant serves up elevated, tasty, beautiful dishes. It's one of those cool "down the stairs" places you know you always wanted to try in NYC!

Thank 1BigDaddy007
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This inconspicuous location in the East Village had me fooled until I finally found an iron clad staircase which led us to the most amazingly designed Japanese oasis. Everything was perfect-the décor, the ambiance, the mood, the playlist, even the restroom was the most perfect...More

Thank Michele S
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

My only complaint was that it took a while to get the meal going once we ordered. The place is beautifully decored. We sat at the bar and oogled the food as it passed by serving those who ordered ahead and opted for the Kaiseki...More

Thank USCKaboom
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I visited Kyo-ya with four friends. We had tried to make a reservation of dinner four times, but I could not before. We were very happy to succeed in making a reservation this time, and fortunately, we got a semi-private room which had just been...More

Thank YacchanAmarone
East Village
There’s still an independent vibe to the East Village,
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catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
students alike. The East Village retains a bit of the
old-time neighbourhood feel that you can still
experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned
shops, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. The scale of
the residential blocks makes this a wonderful place to
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Restaurant Details

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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 E 7th St, New York City, NY 10009-6135
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-982-4140
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