The Upper East Side Guide to NYC Restaurant Week, Summer 2022

NYC Restaurant Week
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It is the most delicious time of the year once again as NYC Restaurant Week returns with its Summer 2022 slate of restaurants— including a whopping thirty-five located here on the Upper East Side. 

That’s right, you can feast on plenty of tasty lunch and dinner options at nearly three dozen different restaurants without even having to leave the neighborhood— because really, who wants to lave? 

This summer, NYC Restaurant Week runs thirty days to celebrate its 30th anniversary, from Monday, July 18 to Sunday, August 21. 

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Prix fixe lunch and dinner options are available, starting at $30 per person,  and reservations are now open.

At the bottom of the page we’ve included a map of all the restaurants participating in NYC Restaurant Week 2022.

But first, here’s a breakdown of the Upper East Side restaurants participating NYC Restaurant Week this summer, by cuisine– just click the restaurant to make a reservation.

AMERICAN

David Burke Tavern

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

135 East 62nd Street (between Park and Lexington Avenues)

David Burke Tavern
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5 Napkin Burger

Lunch $30, Dinner $30

1325 Second Avenue (at East 70th Street)

5 Napkin Burger
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Dowling’s at The Carlyle

Lunch $45, Dinner $60

35 East 76th Street (at Madison Avenue)

Dowling's is located inside the Carlyle hotel on Madison Avenue/Upper East Site
Dowling’s is located inside the Carlyle hotel on Madison Avenue/Upper East Site

Treadwell Park

Dinner $45

1125 First Avenue (at East 62nd Street)

Treadwell Park/Upper East Site
Treadwell Park/Upper East Site

Quality Eats

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

1496 Second Avenue (at East 78th Street)

Quality Eats
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BLT Prime

Dinner $60

1032 Lexington Avenue (at East 74th Street)

BLT Prime is located at 1032 Lexington Avenue | Upper East Site
BLT Prime is located at 1032 Lexington Avenue | Upper East Site

Chez Nick

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

1737 York Avenue (at East 91st Street)

Chez Nick
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Festivál

Lunch $30, Dinner $30

1155 Second Avenue (at East 61st Street)

Festivál
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JoJo

Dinner $60

160 East 64th Street (near Lexington Avenue)

JoJo
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Donohue’s Steak House

Lunch $30

845 Lexington Avenue (near East 64th Street)

Donahue's Steak House is located at 845 Lexington Avenue | Upper East Site
Donahue’s Steak House is located at 845 Lexington Avenue | Upper East Site

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ITALIAN

Altesi Ristorante

Lunch $45, Dinner $60

26 East 64th Street (between Fifth and Madison Avenues)

Altesi Ristorante
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Nino’s

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

1354 First Avenue (near East 73rd Street)

Nino's Ristorante is located at 1354 First Avenue | Upper East Site
Nino’s Ristorante is located at 1354 First Avenue | Upper East Site

Felice 83

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

1593 First Avenue (at East 83rd Street)

Felice 83
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Felice 64

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

1166 First Avenue (at East 64th Street)

Felice 64 at the corner of East 64th Street and First Avenue/Upper East Site
Felice 64 at the corner of East 64th Street and First Avenue/Upper East Site

Il Mulino

Lunch $45

37 East 60th Street (between Madison and Park Avenues)

Il Mulino
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Cacio e Pepe

Dinner $45

1479 York Avenue (near East 78th Street)

Cacio e Pepe is located at 1479 York Avenue | Upper East Site
Cacio e Pepe is located at 1479 York Avenue | Upper East Site

The Meatball Shop

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

1462 Second Avenue (between East 76th and 77th Street)

The Meatball Shop is famous for its meatballs/Tony Amador
The Meatball Shop is famous for its meatballs | Tony Amador

Uva Next Door

Dinner $45

1484 Second Avenue (near East 77th Street)

Uva Next Door is located at 1484 Second Avenue | Upper East Site
Uva Next Door is located at 1484 Second Avenue | Upper East Site

Il Gradino

Lunch $30

808 Lexington Avenue (near East 64th Street)

Il Gradino is located at 808 Lexington Avenue | Upper East Site
Il Gradino is located at 808 Lexington Avenue | Upper East Site

FRENCH

Brasserie Cognac East

Lunch $45, Dinner $60

953 Second Avenue (at East 70th Street)

Brasserie Cognac East
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Merchants Cigar Bar

Dinner $60

1125 First Avenue (at East 62nd Street)

Merchant's Cigar Bar
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Cafe D’Alsace

Lunch $45, Dinner $60

1703 Second Avenue (near East 88th Street)

Cafe D'Alsace's new location at 1703 Second Avenue
Cafe D’Alsace’s new location at 1703 Second Avenue | Upper East Site

Perrine

Lunch $45, Dinner $60

2 East 61st Street (at Fifth Avenue)

Perrine/The Pierre New York via NYCgo
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Orsay

Lunch $45, Dinner $60

1057 Lexington Avenue (at East 75th Street)

Orsay has heated outdoor dining/Upper East Site
Orsay has outdoor dining | Upper East Site

MEDITERRANEAN

The Blue Mezze Bar

Dinner $45

1480 Second Avenue (at East 77th Street)

The Blue Mezze Bar on Second Avenue/Upper East Site
The Blue Mezze Bar is located at 1480 Second Avenue | Upper East Site

A La Turka

Dinner $60

1417 Second Avenue (at East 74th Street)

A la Turka is located at 1417 Second Avenue | Upper East Site
A la Turka is located at 1417 Second Avenue | Upper East Site

Anassa Taverna

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

200 East 60th Street (at Third Avenue)

Anassa Taverna
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BELGIAN

B. Cafe East

Dinner $45

240 East 75th Street (between Second and Third Avenues)

B. Cafe is located at 240 East 75th Street | Upper East Site
B. Cafe is located at 240 East 75th Street | Upper East Site

CHINESE

Philippe

Dinner $60

33 East 60th Street (between Madison and Park Avenues)

Philippe
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THAI

Zabb PuTawn

Lunch $45, Dinner $45

1584 First Avenue between East 82nd and 83rd Streets

Zabb PuTawn is located at 1584 First Avenue | Upper East Site
Zabb PuTawn is located at 1584 First Avenue | Upper East Site

MEXICAN

Maya

Dinner $45

1584 First Avenue (between East 64th Street and East 65th Street)

Maya
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BRITISH

Jones Wood Foundry

Lunch $30, Dinner $45

401 East 76th Street (near First Avenue)

DELI

2nd Ave Deli

Lunch $45, Dinner $45

1442 Second Avenue (at East 75th Street)

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SEAFOOD

Luke’s Lobster

Lunch $30, Dinner $30

242 East 81st Street (near Second Avenue)

Seamore’s

Lunch $30

1278 Third Avenue (between East 73rd and 74th Streets)

Seamore's is located at 1278 Third Avenue | Upper East Site
Seamore’s is located at 1278 Third Avenue | Upper East Site

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