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Zuma New York

261 Madison Ave, Between 38th and 39th street, New York City, NY 10016-2303
+1 212-544-9862
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (47 reviews)
“black cod” (17 reviews)
“tempura” (11 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
261 Madison Ave, Between 38th and 39th street, New York City, NY 10016-2303
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Although I’m glad my son and i tried this (it gave us so many dishes that we most likely wouldn’t have tried) it was too much food. If i went next time i would order 2 - 3 dishes each I loved the soft shell...More

Thank Suzieq1214
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wanting to host a party and a sushi dinner, we decided on Zuma. This place is huge with a large bar and some tables on the lower level. But, walking up the steps you find another big bar and a long hallway full of private...More

Thank JBentraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location , the decoration , the service , all 5 stars and beats many Zuma’s around the world . But the bar area lack the energy and ambiance. So if you are eating there , it will be a 5 Star meal , but...More

Thank basel T
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I have been to many Zuma Restaurants and last week went to Zuma New York for the second time – the first time was earlier this year. On my last visit I thought it was good but not the best Zuma I had visited –...More

Thank mikelondon2016
Reviewed 3 December 2017

After Bangkok, Dubai now also Zuma NYC. In fact no surprise that the Zuma NYC was as good, if not better as Bangkok and Dubai....This massive restaurant offers an excellent Menu choice of high quality ingredients on its fusion plates. Expensive but worth the money...The...More

Thank worldtravellerfrance
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant - and I love Zuma! Always delicious food and a great atmosphere! Service is great.

Thank sivrei
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner but it was overschadowed by an airco issue. People put on jackets, wear scarfs, etc. For such a high quality restaurant the way the manager reacted was below every level. Instead of offering a drink or whatever, he gave his...More

Thank Jill101299
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were so excited to get a table and host our godson who is attending Fordham for a delicious sushi dinner, he loves sushi. Well that never happened as they would not let him in the restaurant because he had birkenstock shoes on - really...More

Thank lisanW9825OL
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Food was quite delightful; Omakase is the best way to try a small tasting of everything - and the food kept coming. Great selection of sakes, wonderful service and a great atmosphere. Definitely recommend this place.

Thank Stephen021
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Wife and I spent an evening there drinking and having fun. Lots of high energy. The drinks are expensive and worth it!! Bar staff was awesome!

Thank tom d
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4 April 2017|
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Response from pheim2014 | Reviewed this property |
the average entree is 35-60 dollars.. but the one you are asking about is a bit higher.. just give them a call- believe it or not they are actually incredibly friendly and helpful !
26 December 2016|
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Response from pheim2014 | Reviewed this property |
there were kids there when I was eating there, if you want to bring them do it. its very noisy inside - and I would go earlier not later as it gets louder later in the evening.
5 October 2016|
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Response from pheim2014 | Reviewed this property |
jeans? acceptable? yes they are acceptable almost everywhere. you are out to dinner,, you are footing the bill ... you are in Ny are you on vacation? if so be comfortable. saying that the chef would find it... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 12:00 AM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 12:00 AM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 12:00 AM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 1:00 AM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 1:00 AM
5:45 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 Madison Ave, Between 38th and 39th street, New York City, NY 10016-2303
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-544-9862
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Zuma, the brainchild of award winning co-founder and creator, rainer becker, brings its internationally acclaimed style of modern japanese cuisine to midtown, new york serving dishes designed to share and inspired by the informal dining style of izakaya; the three kitchens present authentic yet alluring options, with bold flavors and simple presentation, highlighting quality ingredients
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