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EN Japanese Brasserie

Certificate of Excellence
West Village
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435 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-3941 (Leroy Street)
+1 212-647-9196
12:00 - 22:30
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Sun 11:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:30
Fri 12:00 - 23:30
Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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New York
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

When it comes to dine at Japanese restaurant in N.Y., it's always hit- and -miss. I have been coming to EN since they opened. First of all , I love the ambulance, decor and high ceiling. Service and food are consistently excellent therefore I always can't wait to go back there. This time, I had "Omakase" at the counter prepared... More 

Thank chachamambo
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108 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very popular resturant with a lot of guests, both from Japan, Asia, US and Europe. The Staff welcome you with a common HEY. No tables for 2 in the main room, you are placed by the Kitchen or a big round table. I am not so fond of that. I like a table for 2. Choose among a lot of... More 

Thank einar e
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We had dinner on a crowded evening. We booked at 7pm, as we were running late i called around 6.50pm informing that we might be 10-15 minutes late. The bureaucratic sounding employee informed that they had a 15min delay table policy. I replied that given the crazy traffic and the fact that i was calling on my way i should... More 

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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This is definitely one of the best Japanese restaurants I've ever been to! The food was very delicious and authentic, the atmosphere - great! The restaurant has a modern design with dimmed light which created a cosy feeling. We throughly enjoyed the services - the staff was very helpful and attentive. We highly recommend EN Japanese Brasserie

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Singapore, Singapore
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47 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Every time I visit New York I make sure to visit EN. The food is delicious (especially the pork belly) and the service is smooth. I'd advise you to make a reservation before going as this is a popular restaurant.

Thank Sarah B
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487 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 597 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

My spouse and I enjoyed lunch at EN Japanese Brasserie on a Sunday afternoon in late September 2016. EN is open daily for lunch/brunch and dinner daily. You can make a reservation by telephone or by using the online Open Table reservation system. EN is owned by a Japanese restaurant group that operates several sister restaurants in Japan, but this... More 

Thank fluffnfold
Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Went on a celebration meal and it was so worth it. The service is great - they do the classic Japanese restaurant greeting when you come in which is fun. The cocktails were amazing then ordering off the a la carte and the specials was a good mix. Sure it's pretty expensive but its good for a celebration. They know... More 

Thank darbus123
Lausanne, Switzerland
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Second visit to EN. What a disappointment !!! I had such a great experience the first time ... this time, no more originality , meal cold , probably straight out from the fridge , the place was so cold and staff does not care all their clients are wearing their jackets ! Wondering if the place have been under a... More 

Thank Richard T
Tel Aviv, Israel
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

EN is probably the most impressive decor I've seen for a restaurant. It's beautiful, enticing and setting all that is required for a great ambience. We had two of the three set menus so that we can taste a large variety. It turned to be a mistake. It was way too much. Many of the dishes were interesting, not necessarily... More 

Thank Tsico H
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Took some friends out this week to this beautiful restaurant. The food was delicious, the service was impeccable, and the rhythm of how the dishes were presented smooth and delightful! And the different flights of sake are worth trying. Will be coming back soon.

Thank Yin H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 435 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-3941
    (Leroy Street)
  • Public Transportation: The Varick street station (1,9) located at west Houston and 7th ave, is the closest train to EN Japanese Brasserie. From the station walk one block west to Hudson Street, turn right, and then walk two blocks north to leroy st. - the west 4th street station (A, C, E, F, D or V) is the next closest station. From the station walk west from 6th ave.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-647-9196

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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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Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the West Village is one of the city’s most coveted addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture, this neighbourhood has a unique old-world feel. You won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan. Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you stroll down elegant narrow streets with beautiful brownstones. When you need a break, you can always stop in at one of the many quaint eateries or cafes to soak in the atmosphere, or head to the western edge of the neighborhood to enjoy magnificent waterfront views while taking a leisurely walk in Hudson River Park.
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