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Avra Estiatorio

141 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1223
+1 212-759-8550
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (56 reviews)
“greek salad” (56 reviews)
“seafood” (86 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
141 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1223
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Reviewed today via mobile

Excellent service and spectacular food. We all ended up having the same thing, and we were a table of six: Greek Salad, whole Branzino and the yogurt with fruit and honey for dessert. Everything was excellent. I actually ended up having dinner at their other...More

Thank Cedar32
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice ambiance, service extremely good and awesome fresh seafood. The shrimp is cooked to perfection and the selection of wines great.

Thank A R
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had high hopes coming here, but the experience was highly over priced & not at all comfortable. Don't love sitting so close to other diners that I know all about them, & don't want to. Pick your table wisely. Service & food were average,...More

Thank jclinden07
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place. So busy every time we go. We always have a wonderful greek salad then go with the waiter to see which fish we want. He shows you each type and you select your choice then he picks out the right...More

Thank Patty B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second time visiting and still enjoyable. Nice vibe, good food and service. Perfect atmosphere for a business meal.

Thank bjfraz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend! First class authentic Greek food. My wife and I were looking for a meal at 3:30 in NYC. We walked into several and left due to unwelcoming atmosphere, even though serving food. But the minute we walked into Avra, we found our dream...More

Thank FranklinPS
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old favorite for 10+ years. Never disappointing. Very well run, staff is very friendly yet extremely efficient as they treat all customers like old friends. Fish selection is massive, all prepared artfully but simply to emphasize the fish's intrinsic flavor.

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Greek Estiatorio in East side of Manhattan offers a great selection wines and fresh seafood in nicer quiet atmosphere,with good service, tasty flavors, definitely a most if you are in NY, and love fish.$$$

Thank Rosendo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were invited here by Newyorkers, our friend. We chose the seafood and different types of appetizers and Greek salads. All dishes were made with the utmost care and the service was impeccable. Only one sour note. The place is quite crowded and a reservation...More

Thank Luciano D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place on google maps and after an extremely disappointing meal at Maloney & Porcelli the night before, this place was a gem. Attentive, classy and balanced service, excellent meal - we ordered the American Red Snapper, a couple of apps and the Greek...More

Thank Mark A
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Response from Lobcod | Reviewed this property |
I recommend Milos
July 12, 2017|
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Response from joeybb2016 | Reviewed this property |
Always best to call the establishment...
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May 29, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1223
    (Between 3rd Ave. and Lexington)
  • Public Transportation: All trains to Grand Central Station. 4,5,6 to 51st Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-759-8550
  • E-mail
Avra Estiatorio is a restaurant that transports you to the Greece of your imagination. The sky is vivid blue and the air is drenched with sunlight and the aroma of freshly caught fish grilling over an open fire.
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