We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Azuri Cafe

465 W 51st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-6345
+1 212-262-2920
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (31 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“israeli food” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher, Vegan Options
PRICE
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
465 W 51st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-6345
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (63)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would have never stopped if I hadnt read the reviews. Im glad i did! Its just a little shop on a side street with very little seating. We got a kebab pita and I would highly recommend it. The food was fresh and authentic....More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This tiny restaurant has just a few tables. e were sitting right next to the open kitchen and could watch everything as it was prepared. Everything was fresh and delicious. Service and setting is minimal and the owner is not shy about sharing his opinions...More

Thank njgramps
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Only 10 people can be seated-with 4 places very cramped.The owner is positively rude, although he warms up a little if you praise his food. The Israeli-Middle Eastern cuisine has very good salads. The three on the felafel plate, led by cous cous, are above...More

Thank bill19742015
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I've heard a bit about Azuri Cafe. It's pretty decent, but nowhere near the best. The famed falafel isn't anything special, especially when you opt for the pita sandwich where you only get 3 pieces. Additionally, as compared to other competitors, $8.50 is a tad...More

Thank Tunaidi
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Israeli/Middle Eastern restaurants in New York City. It is a small hole in the wall that only has a couple of tables and most people take the food to go. The flavors and freshness are incredible and the salads...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Azuri Cafe as part of the Food on Foot Tour (highly recommend this tour). The Cafe is a small space but the falafel was excellent. We didn't get to sample more of the menu due to the tour. We'll come back if we're...More

Thank JR_Boulder
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Great 100% homemade Israeli food from the pita to falafel. Just delicious. Small place worth the distance. Not a lot of ambiance but I will come back again.

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I had the Falafel and the Chicken Shawarma, one of the best meals I ever had! Although, very limited seating.

Thank yonster29
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

I took out to a client 4 mains. Soups. Salads. It's all great. Called it in. Mrs Azuri was a pleasure to deal with I picked it up. Client LOVED everything. It's fresh Israeli falafels schwarma etc. Highly recommend. Seat down s are entertaining.

Thank badbaruch57
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I love this little place. A very neighborhood spot with terrific and fresh Israeli food. Has lots of character that is rapidly disappearing from Manhattan. Try the large falafel platter and you will be amazed!

Thank jwobkk
Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Taboon
300 reviews
.08 km away
Il Melograno
202 reviews
.04 km away
Skyline Gourmet Deli
82 reviews
.17 km away
Totto Ramen
129 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hell's Kitchen & Clinton Dog Run
21 reviews
.31 km away
De Witt Clinton Park
5 reviews
.31 km away
Irish Arts Center
5 reviews
.25 km away
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
125 reviews
.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Azuri Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 465 W 51st St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-6345
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-262-2920
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing