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Lobby Lounge - CLOSED

80 Columbus Cir, New York City, NY 10023-5800
+1 212-805-8800
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sliders” (6 reviews)
“bento box” (3 reviews)
“dumplings” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Chinese, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
80 Columbus Cir, New York City, NY 10023-5800
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 30 April 2017

The Lobby Lounge boasts large windows overlooking the southeast corner of Central Park and Columbus Circle. It is on the 35th floor - high enough for quite a view. The food was good as well. The price may be a little higher than some places,...More

Thank Gabby H
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

As, the Mandarin begins its clumsy remodel, of one of the great bars in New York. It's clear that things are not what they should be. Forget the famous cocktails, don't even think about the food, which is clearly being prepared in toaster oven (maybe)....More

Thank 838hanyf
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear 838hanyf, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your experience with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are sorry to hear that your overall experience did not live up to your expectations or those that we strive to provide each...More

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Great space to have a cocktail before or after dinner. We especially enjoyed our space by the fire while having a drink.More

Thank pauldben
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Dear pauldben, Thank you very much for taking a moment to write about your experience with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your time and we hope to have the pleasure of your company again soon. Warm...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016

It should be so much better. We went for a cocktail before dining at Asiate and wished we hadn't. We waited for an age to be shown a table, then our drinks arrived with a dirty glass for one of them. Replacing it seemed to...More

Thank PlummyDorking
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Dear PlummyDorking, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your experience with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are sorry to hear that your overall experience did not live up to your expectations or those that we strive to provide each...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

I thought I had made a reservation for brunch time (12:45 Saturday) but it was a lunch menu. I had delicious waygu beef sliders & tasty though a bit too fatty lamb chops. My boyfriend had soup & salad with salmon. My mother had a...More

Thank Ileen R
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Dear Ileen R, We appreciate the time you took to write about your experience with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your lunch overall and appreciate the commentary you have provided, as we are always seeking to improve...More

Reviewed 22 June 2016

Great place for drinks and a terrific view of the park. At night the place can be loud and the weekend I was there it was booked up for private functions. That was not fun but I guess that's life.More

Thank James C
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Dear James C, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our cocktails and view of Central Park. We hope to have the pleasure of your...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

I went for a post-theatre drink with a friend just to enjoy the view and I was shocked by our experience. My friend asked for a glass of wine and then she saw the waiter (his name was Tony) to simply pour in one glass...More

Thank HotelfanNetherlands
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016

Dear HotelfanNetherlands, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are sorry to hear that the service you received did not live up to your expectations or those that we strive to provide our...More

Reviewed 6 June 2016

We go there from time to time and every time when we almost go there, my husband just reminded me not to. The service is horrible. It was hard to get something reserved, and the day of they almost can't look up our reservations, which...More

1  Thank Luxship
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2016

Dear Luxship, We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to write about your experiences with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are sorry to hear that the service you received did not live up to your expectations or those that we strive to provide our...More

Reviewed 22 May 2016

As a frequent Mandarin Oriental world customer, I must say that the lobby lounge in NYC is a disappointment and I realized that this would be the end of my relationship with Mandarin Oriental New York. As a world traveler and outside observer, I can...More

2  Thank dk18032016
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2016

Dear dk18032016, We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to write about your experiences with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are sorry to hear that the service you received did not live up to your expectations or those that we strive to provide our...More

Reviewed 15 May 2016

The cocktails are good at this smallish hotel lounge bar. But the draw is the view ... even on a cloudy day. The service attentive.More

Thank WhereNext2NYC
Mandarin_NYC, Manager at Lobby Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2016

Dear WhereNext2NYC, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us at the Lobby Lounge. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your cocktails and our view and hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Warm Regards, Mandarin Oriental, New...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Columbus Cir, New York City, NY 10023-5800
    (B'way & 9th Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-805-8800
  • E-mail
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