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Le Cou Cou Restaurant

138 Lafayette St, New York City, NY 10013-3161
+1 212-271-4252
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
138 Lafayette St, New York City, NY 10013-3161
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Reviewed yesterday

I cannot wait to go back and enjoy another delicious meal at this gem downtown. The food and service were terrific and the cocktails were beyond delicious!

Thank dogrescuerGreenwich
Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I recently dined at Le Cou Cou for our first wedding anniversary. The experience was a WONDERFUL one, thanks to the service, atmosphere, and food. The restaurant is beautifully decorated, and the ambiance is warm and romantic. The lighting is perfect and...More

Thank Samantha421
Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience was perfect from start to finish. Friendly and knowledgable staff, beautiful setting, great drinks, extraordinary food, intimate yet lively ambiance... I really appreciated the care and attention to all details to make our experience perfect. This was one of my life's top dinning...More

Thank mariaortiz
Reviewed 1 week ago

At $54 a person for lunch, you get a creative and delicious meal. The deserts are definitely worth the calories: A wonderful almond tart. and a lower calorie peach, cream artfully designed dish..

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent meal, fresh ingredients, delicious n well appointed. Worth the money, as portions were satisfying.

Thank Mabel L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I first visited Le Cou Cou when it opened in November 2016 after seeing it on the Eater list of new notable restaurants in NYC. The decor is stunning - particularly the bar area to the right of the entrance. The food and service are...More

Thank FarihaAJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate dinner at Le Cou Cou last night with best friends. The much anticipated event surpassed all expectations. From Ethan our outstanding, knowledgeable and professional waiter to Gabe, the charming manager, the entire staff were wonderful, attentive and plain fun. Every course was perfect, imaginative...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful restaurant with great cuisine and service, we have been there several times and it’s always great

Thank christopherjg
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

I will not try and enumerate all of the items we shared between the four of us, which is what I recommend you do. The menu is divided into distinct sections, followed by a special dessert menu. The wine list is extensive and the wine...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 26 June 2018

What should have been a 5 star review of a Stephen Starr establishment is again not possible. And the reason? The most obvious flaw is not in the menu, or the execution of the food, or the wine list, or the decor, but rather in...More

Thank pookala
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Response from NC R | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Lafayette St, New York City, NY 10013-3161
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > SoHo
  • Neighbourhood: SoHo
  • Phone Number: +1 212-271-4252
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