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Moustache

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265 E 10th St, between 1st Avenue & Avenue A, New York City, NY 10009-4833
+1 212-228-2022
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17:00 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 17:00 - 23:30
Sat 16:00 - 23:30
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New York, New York
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I love the feta salad and hummus. I have been goin here for 15 years and it is always really good. It never fails

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Thank MichelleCook
Miami Beach, Florida
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

A must in the area. We came for an improvised birthday and stayed until the end. Our waiter was the best I have ever experienced in New York. Gentle, attentive with good advices like the lab platter we had. Regarding the food, the lamb as I said was a revelation. One of the most incredible plate I've ever had in... More 

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Thank seb0182
New York City, New York
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

It is so cute and has so much promise. But TOTALLY failed to deliver. The food was so-so. Passable. But the service staff could not have been more dis-interested in serving us and the room was very drafty and cold (had to keep my jacket on and I'm warm-blooded!) With all it's charm it just didn't deliver.

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Thank Timosabe
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2015

I ordered ice tea and the pitta bread with hummus one sunny day while exploring NYC by myself. The pitta bread was HUGE and fresh out the oven. The ice tea was perfect and the hummus, also in a large bowl, also excellent. I sat outside people watching in the sunshine and found the staff / owner to be extremely... More 

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Thank Katie S
San Jose, California
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70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2014

The Turkish food here is very good, fresh, and tasty. Being a foodie and having just come back from Istanbul, I liked it a lot. The chicken kebap, hummus, taboulie, pizza, and several other dishes were shared across our table of 6. Everything was good, very good and given the price, a real steal. The downside was these guys are... More 

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Thank Danielg922
New York City, New York
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Firstly I would like to say that Moustache's food is always DELICIOUS, and I have nothing against the owners. This review is just to warn other diners about the staff at the East Village location. I would highly suggest that people visit one of the other branches, like the West Village location where everyone has always been friendly. THE FOOD-... More 

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Thank bunnyhood
Mumbai
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2012

As a vegetarian, I sometimes face challenges in locating good options while travelling. Of course New York has a great variety to offer in all types of cusines. Moustache is a great place for a good selection of vegetarian mid-eastern food. The service is very friendly and accomodating. Children are welcome, and the atmosphere is casual. I first ate there... More 

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Thank ukj1967
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2012 via mobile

This oriental restaurant (the guys are from Libya) is nice, but actually average. The food is ok (could have been a bit more salted), the prices are ok. Staff is nice. It is possible to sit outside (under a roof/carpet). If you are looking for a special experience, you will probably find it boring.

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Thank mchonig
new york
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32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2009

Loved the falafels. Just perfect - warm, crisp on the outside and soft on the inside :) The thin crust Moustache Pizza is also yummy!

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Thank ahana05
Anchorage, Alaska
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69 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2008

food is always consistently good

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Thank CarolineMAnchorage

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 E 10th St, between 1st Avenue & Avenue A, New York City, NY 10009-4833
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-228-2022
Description
Festive Middle Eastern restaurant delivers addictive food at reasonable prices.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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East Village
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