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224 W 51st St, Between Broadway & 8th avenue, New York City, NY 10019-6202
+1 212-262-0105
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
224 W 51st St, Between Broadway & 8th avenue, New York City, NY 10019-6202
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was most impressed with the attentive, quick, and courteous service at this restaurant. I think our waiter's name was Giovanni. He was kind and treated us very well! We ate at Azalea before a broadway show, and the location is excellent for our that....More

Thank mnash4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A modern Italian restaurant with a small but balanced menu. We thought the starters almost all priced over $20 were expensive. House wines at upwards of $12 per glass were also pricey. The food was competently prepared and delicious and service was good but the...More

Thank Gerald S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had diner with colleagues and we had very friendly service, great fresh food with a menu not offering million of choices, which makes you wonder about the homemade & freshness of the dishes in other restaurants. Will go back !

Thank un42me
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of friends typically go out to New York City every few months to see a show and pick a new restaurant. Typically these restaurants are mostly tourist traps. We decided on this place. With a small window for eating before our show, we...More

Thank Land2Sea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent ages looking for a nice Italian restaurant in the area and found this place and expect it to be the best meal of the visit going on price! When we got there got direct to our seats by a friendly man.... so good so...More

1  Thank Shane G
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We discovered this restaurant by chance when out walking and thought we would try it out - we are glad we did because their food was excellent and the service from the staff was first-class. Would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank Dan06101973
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Expect for the lettuce in the Cesar salad everything was very good. The salmon was juicy not dry and the lemon sorbet was the perfect way to end the meal. Too bad the romaine in the salad was old and white. Very unappealing (see pictures...More

Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Azalea is a nice stop for terrific Italian food before or after a show. The food is tasty and creative, and they have nice wine selections. The view from the bay window is limited due to construction, but the staff is friendly and service is...More

Thank jswflights
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Happened to stop in at Azalea for dinner. Really nice dishes, pleasant atmosphere, great service. I'm sure it is probably very busy before shows --- I stopped in early. The crab salad is excellent, and the rigatoni made for a nice dinner. Plenty of dishes...More

Thank isdn4u
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here before several years ago. The food and service was good back then. Last week we visited after seeing a matinee. We got to the restaurant about 10 minutes early and got seated right away. It was down hill from there. The food...More

1  Thank travelmavenNewYork
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
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Nice casual should be fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 W 51st St, Between Broadway & 8th avenue, New York City, NY 10019-6202
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-262-0105
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