Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Home > Restaurants > Blue Water Grill

Blue Water Grill

31 Union Square W., New York, NY 10003 40.736552 -73.990771
at 16th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-675-9500 Send to Phone

    Reserve a Table

  • Cuisine: American Nouveau, Seafood
  • Price Range: $$$

    Key to Prices and ratings

    • Almost Perfect
    • Exceptional
    • Generally Excellent
    • Very Good
    • Good
    Cheap Eats
    • Best in Category
    • Excellent
    • Delicious
    • Very Good
    • Noteworthy
    • Very Expensive
    • Expensive
    • Moderate
    • Cheap
  • Reader Rating:

    7 out of 10


    39 Reviews | Write a Review

Photo by Angela Datre

Share this listing

Official Website


Tues-Sat, 11:30am-4pm and 5pm-11:30pm; Sun, 10:30am-4pm and 5pm-10pm; Mon, 11:30am-4pm and 5pm-11:30pm

Nearby Subway Stops

4, 5, 6, L, N, Q, R at 14th St.-Union Sq.



Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Bar Scene
  • Brunch - Weekend
  • Dine at the Bar
  • Live Music
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Private Dining/Party Space


  • Full Bar




Stephen Hanson’s downtown precursor to Atlantic Grill (Upper East Side) and Ocean Grill (Upper West Side) is far more of a scene than either of its siblings. In a converted bank on Union Square, this space is 420 seats strong and offers no-nonsense fish, always impeccable. The space downstairs, once home to the vault of the Metropolis Bank (did Superman keep a safe-deposit box down there?), has gotten a new look, too, not to mention its own restaurant named after the former tenant.


Sun., 10:30 a.m.–4 p.m.

Related Stories

Best of New York Awards