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Morrell Wine Bar & Cafe

) #710 of 9,240 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ American, ,
1 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10020-2003
+1 212-262-7700
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“onion tart” (5 reviews)
“cheese plate” (9 reviews)
“pork tacos” (4 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10020-2003
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Morrell is a great place for people watching with good food and selection of wine. Just across the street from Rockefeller Center it offers great specials. My wife and I had a one of the best soups here made from celery root, which may not...More

Thank Delatorrellc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's not often that you stumble upon a place with so many quality wines available by the glass. If you are a lover of wines, especially some higher ends bottles, this is a great place to try. The price range goes from reasonable to pricey...More

Thank MKW20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was there for lunch on a Sunday and had champagne with the Chicken and Waffle special (because you do things like that on vacation) and was floored. I sat outside and enjoyed people watching I also had a FANTASTIC waitress from Oklahoma, originally. I...More

Thank GRKonTheGo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for 8pm dinner before our 10pm tix to top of the Rock. We went because of the proximity - but the food was amazing! The cheese/charcuterie, short rib and risotto were all fabulous. The service was great - with nice wine recommendations. We...More

Thank Katsandcards_8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Morrell for a glass of wine prior to dinner. The bartender was very friendly. We asked to try one of the wines before we ordered and he was very accommodating. We selected a glass of red wine and had a pleasant conversation...More

Thank Golfpa1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I come here often enough and generally happy. The seafood risotto special that day was particularly very good though. The rice was perfectly cooked and the seafood tender. I loved every bit and cleaned my plate. It was filling too and I had no room...More

Thank Camila120428
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How can this place be a secret in this location? Well it is because it is one of the best dining experiences at a value that is almost too good to be true for NYC. Go to this restaurant. It is small. It is not...More

Thank Gary003
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary at Morrell's last night with three other couples. The staff did a wonderful job of making our evening memorable. The food was excellent and delivered timely. Same goes for the evening's wine selections. The staff here takes pride in...More

Thank BTMartin1956
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We have been going to this Wine Bar for lunch for many years. The portion sizes are right. The variety is interesting and the wine is first rate. For years they served an excellent onion tart which disappeared for awhile from the menu. I am...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We always try to stop by this iconic bar. You never know who you'll be sitting next to as CBS, Fox, and NBC Are Within a few minutes walking distance. A bit expensive but an extensive (by the glass) wine selection, a knowledgeable staff and...More

Thank ziggyh2o
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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
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
American, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10020-2003
    (49th between 5th & 6th Aves)
  • Public Transportation: Rockefeller Center
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-262-7700
  • E-mail
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