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Momofuku Ssam Bar

207 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10003-5797
+1 212-254-3500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork buns” (109 reviews)
“kimchi” (29 reviews)
“sardines” (16 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
207 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10003-5797
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried more than 10 dishes and only couple of them was nice. Cocktails not good and wines also.. the worst part was that it was freezing in there, never experienced in my life such a cold in a restaurant,, all customers were eating with...More

Thank skalaskala123
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service were almost completely satisfactory. Good cocktails. We started with oysters which allegedly are rolled about while being raised so that the shells deepen rather than lengthen. Very nice, but I'm not sure if human ingenuity has to go this far. Then,...More

Thank Youngryman
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We had booked a few weeks ahead, which looked to be a good plan, based on how busy it was. The plates are not all the same size so we were glad our waitress was so helpful with how many to order. She was also...More

Thank rich b
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I needed a hit of Singapore and this place delivered! The sardines on toast and banana wrapped skate wing gave me the flavors I needed to satisfy my craving. Our server was knowledgeable and attentive, food was on point and arrived in perfect courses. The...More

Thank Nomansisanisland
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Popped in for a bite to eat on my trip to NYC and have been back a few times since then. The food was amazing and service to match! Fred who looked after me on visits, was excellent, attentive and a lot of fun You...More

Thank Wing T
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I had a bunch of friends and needed a chill place to enjoy good food and drinks. I was always a fan of David Chang so i thought this would be a good place to try. They have some cool items that would fit our...More

Thank Saysum
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Had to try a Momofuku that we don't have back home. Made my decision of which one to go to because on their coconut pie. (Not even kidding.) Our server, Lilia, was awesome. She gave us some great recommendations which paired perfectly. The steamed pork...More

1  Thank D_TO1
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This was supposed to be our one NYC amazing dining experience. Dined here in July and it was amazing. Booked a table as soon as we knew we would return to New York, and hyped it up to our friend who we were bringing along....More

2  Thank Tim_Norway
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the places that should definitely be on every foodie's list for Manhattan. Superb quality of food, cosy and friendly atmosphere, good (but not amazing) service. It's hard to recommend something from the menu, as everything is really a fest for taste.

Thank Adinel T
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I been there with my wife, the place is small and you feel immediately comfortable. Staff is nice and helpful. The bar tender was amazing he suggested us drinks house made, he interact with us all the night because we were seated on the bar....More

Thank Tony_Hawk_86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10003-5797
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-254-3500
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