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Pongal

110 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8926
+1 212-696-9458
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“thali” (14 reviews)
“dosas” (22 reviews)
“curry” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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110 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8926
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

me and my wife has gone for dinner and after giving order we had to wait 1 hour before even starters came , when we asked they keep on saying that it's coming , it's coming . than we decided to walk out than manager...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's rare that I get a chance to dine in an exclusively vegetarian restaurant. What a pleasure to be able to have an entire menu from which to choose! First of all, the service was friendly. We were made to feel welcomed. It was an...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant never disappoints. We have been coming here for the past 10 years. The service is always friendly. The food is the most tasty you can find. Each dish is nicely presented and full of wholesome ingredients. There are a number of Thali's each...More

Thank pauldsor
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Clearly not all reviewers seem to have had what they consider to be a good experience but we have come here many times & often with friends & have never had anything but very good food & friendly, efficient service. Perhaps that's because the waiters...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We were 6 ppl, we were seated in a corner near the billing counter. It was so hot we had to ask them to switch on the AC since it was surprisingly off. We asked them for 2 jugs of water but they failed to...More

Thank Mahak A
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Looking for something out-of-the-ordinary in the kosher dining scene? Love South Indian food? If you answered "yes" to either of these questions, try Pongal. It is my second favorite Gujarati restaurant, which sounds like faint praise unless you know that my favorite is in London...More

Thank NikaJunie
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We were there for lunch,not true south indian.the bisebele was insipid. Kulfi was tasteless like eating frozen malai.dosa was passable. Wouldn't visit the place.

Thank laugh34
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Small, cosy restaurant with lots of Spice and tasteful dishes. Friendly personell and ok price level.

Thank Larstrondheim
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Or good doesn't really cut it, excellent I would say! And a must for me every time I visit NY. The food is so good and tasty and yummy, you just won't belive it, you just have to go try! Go hungry, because the portions...More

Thank Vronge
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is a great place for people who are particular about 100% vegetarian food... the food is too good & the staff is very helpful quick with their service

Thank Naresh B R
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Moksh S
13 May 2017|
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Response from Capri_mootsz |
U can ask n thy will do
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Melissa F
5 May 2017|
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Response from Leonard G | Reviewed this property |
Dont recall..ring or email them.....they are vegetarian anyway but I doubt they get an OU if theyre open saturdays regardless of ownership.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8926
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-696-9458
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Description
Indian Vegetarian and Certified Kosher Restaurant that has been around for 16+ years in NYC and reviewed by New York Times.We have been providing delicious South Indian Vegetarian food to so many customers that have always come back to eat and referred us to their family and friends several times over.
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