The Modern

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Based on 4 reviews

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Cuisine: French, American Price: Very Expensive

  • Hours: Mon-Sat, 11:30am-11:30pm; Sun, 11:30am-10:30pm
  • Reservations: Highly Recommended - Make an Online Reservation
  • Payment Options: JCB, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, American Express
  • Dress: Business Casual
  • Noise: Moderate
  • Seats: 110
  • Key People: Executive Chef - Gabriel Kreuther; Pastry Chef - Marc Aumont; Wine Director - Belinda Chang; Owners - Danny Meyer, Union Square Hospitality Group
  • Year Opened: 2005
  • Awards and Accolades: Wine Spectator Magazine Best Award of Excellence

Critic Reviews

The New York Times star star Critic's Pick 05/04/05

Kreuther, who worked at Atelier in the Ritz-Carlton, can and does dazzle. - Frank Bruni

New York Magazine star star star Critic's Pick  

This impressive array of food is meted out in fashionable "small plate" portions, which you can enjoy late in the evening, or mid-afternoon. - Rob Patronite and Robin Raisfeld

Good looks aren't everything, but they're serious business here, where tables overlook the MoMA's sculpture garden and diners carve their meat with...

Good looks aren't everything, but they're serious business here, where tables overlook the MoMA's sculpture garden and diners carve their meat with...

Savory Member Reviews

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koala z.
30 Reviews

Food Rating star star star star
Service Rating star star star star Posted on 03/03/08
both the bar and dining room serve up decadent food. fairly small portions though..
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Martin C.
103 Reviews

Food Rating star star star star
Service Rating star star star star Posted on 04/02/08
Danny Meyer's midtown modern decor restaurant in the MoMA has slowly developed into a fine dining place after a shaky start. Expect qulaity preparations and very good service. The room still has an edge that makes it less than the most comfortable dining place in Manhattan.
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dan k.
205 Reviews

Food Rating star star star star
Service Rating star star star star Posted on 04/29/08
dined at the bar, which has friendlier prices. excellent food and gregarious bartender.