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Maya

) #1,619 of 9,348 Restaurants in New York City ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Latin,
1191 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10065-7108
+1 212-585-1818
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“guacamole” (30 reviews)
“tacos” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Contemporary, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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1191 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10065-7108
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Mexican i've had...everything i tasted was delicious and different. Price point is very reasonable. Service is good. Would a million percent recommend and go again. The guacamole is addictive and you literally cannot stop!!!!!!!

Thank Abdulwahab A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Maya a handful of times and it is officially one of those "In the back pocket" restaurants. What I mean by that is this is a place that when you know you need a place to be a fail safe, an emergency...More

Thank crownroyale47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service and food for Sunday brunch were excellent. We tried pretty much everything on the menu and everything was extremely tasty. Unfortunately a few drawbacks earned it a lower rating than the food or service deserved. Not sure if it's typical or not, but...More

Thank Guinness R
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We happened to stop by here one night for dinner and I'm glad we did. We started with cocktails including margaritas which were a little different than what we have come to expect, but very good. At the suggestion of our server, we ordered the...More

Thank Buckoranch
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This restaurant offers an updated version of Mexican food. Its the first Mexican restaurant I've left not completely stuffed .I ordered the lobster and shrimp and it was just that - no rice, no side, just the seafood with a bunch of inedible cilantro thrown...More

Thank InvestCaribbean
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Maya is one of Richard Sandoval's newer restaurants, and as a former DC resident, Richard Sandoval flavors are near and dear to my heart. For some reason, Mexican is hard to find in the city, and I was happy to stumble upon this place while...More

Thank patricaproper
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Our family of four adults decided to drop in for a quick dinner. Seeing yelp reviews- we didn't expect a super meal. Boy!!!! Were we wrong!!! Service was great! And the food was succulent and super flavorful! Staff was courteous and brought our food in...More

Thank amyztravelz
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed Maya. The food was delicious and excellent service. Another of my New York favorite eateries.

Thank Shauna M
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I like to think that I'm an expert on Mexican food as I used to live in Dallas. However my very European mrs has never 'got it'. Maya managed to please us all with its kind of nouveau, Mexican, fusion, lite.. The old favs such...More

Thank Dogontour
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for a birthday brunch and I have to say I loved it ! Their brunch is unlimited mimosas and different fingers foods for about 4 hours at a good price. They kept bringing out so many different foods I couldn't keep up lol....More

Thank Lillayee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
15:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 22:00
Thursday
15:00 - 23:00
Friday
15:00 - 23:00
Saturday
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1191 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10065-7108
    (Between 64th and 65th streets)
  • Public Transportation: 6 Train to 68th street-Hunter College N, Q, R, 4, 5, 6 Trains at 59th & Lexington
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-585-1818
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Description
At Maya, Chef Richard Sandoval offers his signature blend of authentic Mexican ingredients and innovative culinary techniques. Handcrafted margaritas and a selection of over 100tequilas pair beautifully with the flavorful dishes. In the main and private dining rooms, handmade Mexican artwork completes Maya’s dining experience.
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