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130 E 57th St Frnt 2, bet. Lexington & Park Aves., New York City, NY 10022-2726 (57th and Lexington)
+1 212-688-3939
06:00 - 01:00
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Sun 07:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 01:00
Sat 07:00 - 01:00
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Norwich, New York
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4 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had breakfast there and the food was very good and the service was excellent. They had a very good menu with a good selection to choose from

Thank richardmC811KJ
Long Island
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447 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Renaissance recently. After attending a performance at Carnegie Hall, we walked back to our hotel for a couple of glasses of wine. Our bartender couldn't have been ruder. The bar menus were practically thrown at us and every question we had was an effort. We had a couple of drink coupons as we are Platinum Marriott members.... More 

Thank RoadMaven
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in the hotel and were too tired to go out......what a good decision! Some of the tables have comfortable banquettes with cushions, so you feel relaxed immediately. The staff are charming. Good cocktails swiftly served. I had French onion soup - the best ever! Followed by a lobstersalad - delicious and so fresh. There is a little... More 

Thank Maureen K
Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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603 reviews
425 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am staying at the Renaissance hotel and have enjoyed the Opia bar and had breakfast here too. Opia is nicely decorated. The service at the bar was very good for our group of five. The manager was especially nice and accommodating. My breakfast was good. The eggs Benedict and potatoes could have served hotter and on a warm plate.... More 

Thank BAHuston3
New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

went for cocktails only did not eat. my first impression was that the lounge is a nice cozy little hiding spot in midtown Manhattan but i was put off by some of their prices and how the prices are presented. Their on line menu does not have any prices listed except for their happy hour and price fix specials. i... More 

1 Thank a a
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Was stoked to try this place after finding it on a top 100 foodie places. I've ticked off 4 already and they have been worthy, this place, not so much. The endive salad, while rich with the tender and lightly bitter leaves, didn't have and contrasting flavors I was expecting for example the candied pecans were probably just cut pecans... More 

Thank philipu2015
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Fantastic food with sophisticated French atmosphere. A very good brunch and very nice people. I recommend the Crab cake and the Lobster appetizer.

Thank Erneuerbar17
Asheville, North Carolina
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137 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Was there late after a full day and evening working. Grabbed a burger before going to my room. It was quite good, better than expected. Cocktails were good, generous pours.

Thank Bonzaiflyer
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Came across across the restaurant after seeing a sign outside the Renaissance Hotel at Lexington Street. I was attracted by the lunch package at very reasonable price in such a renowned and upscale hotel. I have forgotten how much, if I am not mistaken around 22 USD pre-tax for an appetiser, main course and a set of dessert. I had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here this afternoon after finding this place by chance Nice menu. Service and food was very good. Will dine here again.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 50
American, French, Mediterranean
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 E 57th St Frnt 2, bet. Lexington & Park Aves., New York City, NY 10022-2726
    (57th and Lexington)
  • Public Transportation: Two blocks from 4,5,6,N,Q,R trains (59th Street/Lexington Avenue station). Four blocks from E,M trains (Lexington Avenue/53rd Street station).
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-688-3939
Opia Restaurant is a very welcome addition to New York’s East 57th Street, a secluded, comfortable French oasis in the big city. The upstairs bar, lounges and dining room range from truly chic comfort to an intimate and subdued dining room. The bar and lounge is the largest area of the restaurant, so you’ll definitely want to schedule relaxation time there. The ambience is markedly friendly and buzzing. The arched windows and high ceilings create a splendid sense of space in the crowded old city, and it is a delight. The menu is French in the style we like best these days, inflected with the flavours of all the Mediterranean. Try starter of tuna tartare with yellow fin tuna, pickled ginger, wasabi avocado mousse, mango and yuzu sesame dressing, or an entree of roasted poussin in an orange glaze, or perhaps a delectable cut of dulce de leche flan for dessert. The wine list is thoughtful and offers much choice among the affordable with almost irresistible temptation among the reserve list.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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