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Ethos Gallery 51

905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
+1 212-888-4060
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (17 reviews)
“octopus” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ethos’ grilled octopus is grilled perfectly, not chewy and not watery soft. It has the best texture and taste compared to other restaurants anywhere! Their grilled “bronzini” and “tsipoura” are FRESH. The rice with spinach and zucchini is tasty like the fish. The traditional dessert...More

Thank Elsa C. L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone in our group really enjoyed their meals. Service was great without being intrusive. Seafood heavy menu and everything was fresh and well prepared. So many tasty looking options it was actually difficult to narrow down. We ended up with a complementary dessert for whatever...More

Thank Breezy-N-Wheezy
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Came here for a work lunch and was so happy with the meal. We ordered a ton of appetizers and small plates and split everything, with a glass of wine each of course. The food was perfect. Everything was fresh and delicious and the presentation...More

Thank Shlinds
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Have you ever been to an airport and been told that the airline has overbooked your flight? Well that was our experience at Ethos. We booked our table at 8.30 and arrived 10 minutes before. We were then kept waiting for an hour as there...More

Thank Lynton S
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We chose Ethos Gallery 51 because we had heard good things and wanted a good Midtown East restaurant for a pre-theater dinner that would please a vegetarian and a dinner with no limits. The space is lovely and the staff spot-on. Our server, Neonie, was...More

Thank MBRick
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We wanted a place that was vegetarian friendly but satirizing to carnivores. The Ethos got the bill. The meat ball appetizer was amazing with delicacy spiced meatballs grilled over an open flame in a tomato sauce. The gigantante Lima beans were a hit. The humus...More

Thank DSergi
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice Greek restaurant in the east side. Dimly lit and a nice selection on Mediterranean dishes. It’s east side so a bit pricey, however they offered a complimentary hummus app and dessert. The wine selection was ok. The service was great! They apparently are...More

Thank Mommyof2NewJersey
Reviewed 21 January 2018

My first time at Ethos. Terrific from beginning to end. Olive bread and humus a great start. We went with the safe choice, Greek salad. My partner had an enjoyable sea bass, I went with a nostalgic lamb shank. Wine by the glass prices are...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The menu is expensive but the food is delicious especially the Avgolemono which we both had to start. It just took forever for the server to bring it to us. We then had dolmades to complete our lunch. Again, it took a while to get...More

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Booked for lunch for a party of six(my high school classmate with his family from SF). While waiting for them (they were still in Brooklyn Bridge) the welcome host was so accommodating even though we waited for about almost an hour past our reserve time....More

Thank Estverg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10022-8009
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-4060
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