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Japanese Restaurant

Morimoto

28 locals recommend · Estimated price 3 out of 4 ·
About this place
Morimoto is the New York City interpretation of Executive Chef Masaharu Morimoto’s namesake Philadelphia restaurant that is co-owned with restaurateur Stephen Starr. Designed by world renowned architect Tadao Ando, the restaurant’s entrance features the world’s largest Japanese Noren curtain set against a massive façade of austere steel. Inside is an extraordinary open kitchen surrounded by a 24-seat sushi bar where diners can watch Morimoto and his chefs at work. On every level of the restaurant guests enjoy the elaborate menu where East meets West. Glass partitions create a private atmosphere between tables and a wall made of 17,000 spring water bottles add a touch of New York drama to this tranquil atmosphere. Guests have the option to dine on the top floor or congregate in the lower lounge for cocktails and snacks.

Tips from locals

Kris
Kris
September 04, 2019
Japanese restaurant of famous chef! Must do!
M
M
November 17, 2018
Chef Masaharu Morimoto’s serene urban oasis sets an ambitious standard for modern Japanese cooking. The world-renowned chef showcases exhilarating interpretations of Japanese food in a breathtaking space architect Tadao Ando built as a respite from the non-stop chaos of New York City. The room’s…
Lauren & James
Lauren & James
October 25, 2018
Sleek, spaceship like restaurant & lounge serving Masaharu Morimoto's pricey Japanese cuisine.
Jennifer
Jennifer
May 13, 2017
Amazing Sushi and trendy scene
Nina
Nina
May 12, 2017
Very famous and pretty expensive sushi nearby

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Location
88 10th Avenue
Manhattan, NY 10011
Phone+12129898883
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 5:30 PM
Serves the following meal typesBrunch, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating
No
Wifi
Yes
Menus
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Drinks
Beer, Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Dining Options
Delivery
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