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64 W 10th St, New York City, NY 10011-8702
+1 212-505-7777
17:30 - 23:00
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Sun 18:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 01:00
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Toms River, New Jersey
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a reservation tonight (4/12/17) at 7:15 PM and they just called to cancel without any explanation!!!! Maybe there is another Hepatitis A scare like in 2013! NOT RELIABLE at all! How do you cancel a reservayion 3 hours before I'm supposed to show up? RUDE!

Thank Laura L
Double Oak, Texas
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What appears to be a tiny, basement bar/restaurant under a townhouse in the Village is actually a 3 story home to some of the best small-plate dining in the city. We went at 6:30 pm, so it was pretty empty and quiet. I imagine it could be a little loud if it filled up more. But the atmosphere is very... More 

Thank TXBikerGuy
Boston, Massachusetts
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74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having dinner at Alta on a Thursday night was a lot of fun. The atmosphere is lively but not too loud, the menu is diverse and interesting, and everything we ate was excellent. Service was friendly but efficient.

Thank Gregory W
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Alta on a recommendation and were not disappointed. As you walk past the bar to the seating area you get the sense that this place is somehow older than it should be with exposed beams, diverse staff and a superb tapas (mostly sharing plates) menu for all tastes. The wine choices are also good and range from... More 

Thank plivingstone84
Elmhurst, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I took a group of friends that were visiting from out of town to Alta, and it was really worth the experience. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, and the waiter was always available to me throughout the night just when I needed him. It's a Tapas bar, so the sharing of meals is perfect for a medium sized... More 

Thank billlikes2eat
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1,018 reviews
772 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 336 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Alta is a pretty nice tapas place. The atmosphere and decor will not fail to impress. I wanted to try the whole shebang option, but I don't think we had the numbers for that. Either way, we selected pretty good dishes. Was definitely a fan of the paella, roasted pork belly, and salmon tartare. The other items were not bad... More 

Thank Tunaidi
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Alta last night with a group of friends and we had a fabulous experience. The drinks are great, the food is awesome and the service is exceptional. Cal is the one who looked after us and in spite of this being a Saturday night, he ensured that our food showed up on time and drinks were flowing.... More 

Thank Sanjay S
Melbourne, Australia
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247 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Started off in the bar for happy hour. Good value with two small plates for $8 (had the fried goats cheese and bacon wrapped dates & olives) and selection of wines for $8 a glass. We had dinner in the top level with excellent service from Jeremy. As one of hour party was vegan we mainly had vegetarian options. We... More 

Thank GastroGaz
Upper Arlington, Ohio
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Unlike many restaurants where the great ambience is confined to the main dining room Alta preserves this ambience on each floor. When we were shepherded upstairs each level was intimate and lively. The service was outstanding and the food was terrific.

Thank John H
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Alta remains one of my most favorite restaurants in the city. Tucked in a townhouse in the village, it appears as if out of nowhere, filled with a plethora of smells and tastes that compliment one another in a very sophisticated way. My favorite dish is still the Brussel Sprouts, and, of course, no meal at Alta is complete without... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 01:00
17:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 W 10th St, New York City, NY 10011-8702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-505-7777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Greenwich Village

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Greenwich Village
Commonly known as “the Village” to New Yorkers, it was here in Greenwich Village that both 1960’s counter culture and the LGBT movement were born. Famous for its bohemian past, head to Washington Square Park to get a feel for this diverse and energetic neighbourhood. You’ll find NYU students, street performers, skateboarders, kids frolicking in the fountain, and locals relaxing and playing chess. Stroll the streets to discover a mix of majestic town homes and hidden bars and restaurants that give this neighbourhood an old-school residential feel. When the sun goes down, check out one of the famous jazz or comedy clubs that still packs them in every night.
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