The Smith - East Village

4.6
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3456 reviews
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$30 and under
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American

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The Smith is a casual American Brasserie with a simple mission: make people happy! Utilizing local products and purveyors, the breakfast, lunch, brunch and dinner menus feature a selection of familiar bistro dishes. The Smith attracts colleagues for a drink after work, business dinners, a quick bite or drink before a show, late night revelers, families for Sunday brunch and more. Offering private rooms at all locations, guests can stop by for all occasions.
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.6
Food
4.5
Service
4.4
Ambience
4.3
Value
Noise · Moderate
93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience5

had to wait 30 min with a reservation

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great place and great service.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on 12 September 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

While our server was phenomenal, service was rather slow. I received a glass of wine almost 30 minutes after my boyfriend received his cocktail.

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OpenTable Diner
Charlotte
1 review
Dined on 9 September 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

I ordered a Santiago Punch to drink, because you don’t find pisco on every menu. It was delicious! We split the Mac & cheese as an appetizer, which was PHENOMENAL. Then I had the watermelon and avocado salad with marinated shrimp, which was fairly good. I thought the flavor mix was interesting, but there were too many onions and not enough salad. The shrimp were fantastic!

Service was typically quick, and I’m loving the outdoor dining in NYC right now. This spot was no exception.

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OpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was amazing, great staff, great food, great drinks!!

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vipThomasSerapiglia
Dallas
44 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2020
Overall4Food4Service3Ambience3

All in all my breakfast was good. I was just happy to support one of the many restaurants in NYC during this Covid time.

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vipnathbeck
New York Area
150 reviews
Dined on 6 September 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

very nice large outdoor spaces with the sane precocid excellent food and drink -menu similar to precocid one

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Mxjm
1 review
Dined on 6 September 2020
Overall4Food4Service3Ambience3

Good food, slow service, pretty expensive however

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
80 reviews
Dined on 5 September 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great customer service. A dog jumped up and put his paws on the end of our table. Someone came by and washed the end of the table off. I thought that was very kind of him. We were impressed with the entire waitstaff, very friendly.

Good place for comfort food. The outdoor set up was nice.

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vipMark
New York Area
49 reviews
Dined on 5 September 2020
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience4

This was my second time here. Unfortunately, I don't think I'll be back. The salads and appetizers were quite good but all three of the main courses we ordered were pretty tasteless. I understand that seasoning is subjective but for all three to be bland was a disappointment.

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EllaY
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on 30 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great brunch experience. While there was a bit of a wait for a late Sunday brunch, a text quickly notified me when my table was ready. The food was sooo good! We ordered a dozen oysters, chilled shrimp for appetizers. The seafood was fresh! My sister and I both ordered steaks w eggs and trust me not a bit was left over. We went for the 50/50 frozen margaritas and I was tipsy after one drink!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 26 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food, great service. One of my favorite restaurants in NYC.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 23 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service3Ambience5

I’m here all the time and it has the best food ever

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on 19 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great service!

NF
vipNeighborhoodFoodie
London
49 reviews
Dined on 16 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Great lobster rolls and drinks

MW
MicheleW
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Good food and service. Comfortable outdoor dining.

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HarrisC
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on 8 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

It was only outdoor seating but still very good. Def. recommend.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on 8 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great staff amazing food

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 1 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Good and quiet

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 1 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Super good fun and tasty food

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 26 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food is always solid and they did a great job with safety precautions/social distancing measures. This was my first time out post-Covid and will definitely come back.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 26 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Hearty, savory food! Servers had wonderful energy and patience. We dined in the morning, and remained in shade until we finished our meal around 11:30am. So even though the city was in the midst of a heat wave, our outdoor meal was completely comfortable.

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JessicaB
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience3

Reservations fill up quickly so be careful!

The food was delicious. My ricotta gnocchi was out of this world. The portions are small so the value isn't as good as others. But the drinks albeit expensive are very strong so you may only need 1 or 2. Wait staff is very careful right now which is appreciated and food comes fast. Thanks!!

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vipNeighborhoodFoodie
London
49 reviews
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience1

Food great. Ambience can't be helped serving outside in street. Only service mishap was they brought first course with main but it was a salad so not that big a deal.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on 19 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

We loved it and plan on going back... the waiters were great the food was marvelous I had the press chicken my date had the salmon and we both loved it

RL
RobiL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 16 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Was a great place to meet up with friends and have a lovely evening out.
The service was great and so was the food.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on 14 July 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Great service! Food was pricey but creative.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 14 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Spending time

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DominiqueD
1 review
Dined on 12 July 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

The burger was great. The fries were a no for me, I did not like them. The drinks are a no for me as well.

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Deesa
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 9 July 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

The staff were at their best given the circumstances. Outdoor dining is not ideal at this location (high foot traffic) but they make it work

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vipKimJ
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 4 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

First time outdoor dining with The Smith! They did a great job making it all work.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 2 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The staff is incredibly friendly and feels very safe, during this time (wearing masks & extremely clean). This is one of my fav Smith locations that I will continue visiting! Not to mention, the burgers, chicken sandwich and chips/blue cheese dip is incredible!

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OraL
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on 2 July 2020
Overall3Food5Service4Ambience2

Hello:
Since the Restaurants right now should use only outdoor sittings, they need to have UMBRELLAS.

We postpone our reservation from 4:30PM to 6:30PM due to the strong sun and NO coverage provided above the table. Otherwise, we were very happy with the service and food provided.
Ora Levana

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AngeleseB
1 review
Dined on 28 June 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent food and customer service! Me friend and I initially went to a location in DC and found this one here in NY for our brunch. Never disappoints!!

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vipWhiitneyC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 14 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

My boyfriend and I went for brunch during the Coronavirus outbreak just to get out of the house. The food was great, people were still out having brunch as well. We just made sure we were very cautious by washing our hands and sanitizing. The wait staff used wipes to wipe down the tables and chairs. We felt very comfortable.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The smith is me and my boyfriend’s favorite restaurant! The service and food are always impeccable and it’s truly one of our favorite date spots and go-to.

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vipMargeM
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 12 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We have eaten at The Smith in several of their locations. The food is consistently good - particularly the crispy brussel sprouts!! The service is always good. It can get a bit loud but this time we had a booth so it was easy to have a conversation without yelling. It's on my list of "go to" restuarants!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 8 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We always have a great meal and time at the Smith. Celebrated my beautiful daughter's birthday and we all had a grand old time!

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vipMaryF
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Lovely meal and they were very accommodating to our toddler

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JoeyDelux
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 7 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The atmosphere was nice (interesting, clean, etc), the staff was excellent, especially Bernadette, attentive without being overbearing, accommodating, and pleasant. Helped us enjoy two courses and get out in time for our show. Food was all very good and had flair in both appearance and taste. Will go again. Hoping for 3 courses so we can try dessert.

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The Smith - East Village does offer delivery in partnership with Caviar. The Smith - East Village also offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (212) 420-9800.

The Smith - East Village is rated 4.6 stars by 3456 OpenTable diners.

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