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Uncle Nick's Greek Cuisine

382 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-4848
+1 212-609-0500
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (20 reviews)
“rice” (21 reviews)
“gyro plate” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
382 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-4848
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were 14 of us and we had the booth in the back. Was perfect, I love when everyone can talk to everyone instead of one long table! Food was excellent and the staff was friendly. The portions were huge and we all shared family...More

Thank karen l
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Their delivery guy got lost twice after I gave very specific directions and the exact address. But the food was great, the gyro was a tiny bit dry but delicious. The briam was tasty. I ate enough that I thought I would only have a...More

Thank Ryanwasthere
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Friendly, informal restaurant with a wide menu of Greek dishes. Prices are very reasonable and the service is friendly.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Only three nights in our New York stay and ate there twice. That says it all. First night: Melintzanosalata and calamarakia tiganita to start, a large horiatiki salata, and biftekia, washed down with a carafe of Retsina, then a coffee and baklava to finish. Second...More

Thank Tomtom12
Reviewed 18 August 2017

It's hard to get really great Greek food in Manhattan for a reasonable price. This is a great option especially at lunch when they have $10 specials. Friendly staff here and a great, casual atmosphere. I get the gyro platter every time. YUM.

Thank TisTravels
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Two of us had the grilled swordfish platter. Interesting side dish of stewed vegetables and potatoes. The swordfish was tender and delicious.

Thank Bernied25
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Been here a number of times over the years they make some dishes wonderfully but sometimes they flop. Totally. Service can be good or poor and you do not know ahead of time. Take a chance and you might love or hate it. But personally...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

The Uncle Nicks on 29 th street and 8 th avenue is closed. We went there because we liked it so bbthe past and it was listed on Trip Advisor. Maybe the one in the theater district is still open .

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I did not feel like having a ritzy dinner and was in the mood for Greek food, which has become hard to come by where I live in Arizona. After a day of church and a concert, I chose this place not far from my...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Last night a buddy and I had dinner at Uncle Nick's Greek Cuisine on 8th Avenue, from around 8:50 to 9:50pm. Unlike previous time that I dined there for dinner, the service was horrible. The regular wait staff was not present, and we ended up...More

Thank sobeneweyork
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 382 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-4848
    (Corner 29th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Trains A & E @ Penn station # 1 @ 28th & 7th ave
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-609-0500
  • E-mail
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