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Megu Midtown

845 UN Plaza, New York, NY 10017 40.753149 -73.974968
at 47th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-964-7777 Send to Phone
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  • Cuisine: Japanese/Sushi
  • Price Range: $$$$

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Official Website

megurestaurants.com

Hours

Mon-Wed, 11:30am-2:30pm and 5:30pm-10:30pm; Thu-Fri, 11:30am-2:30pm and 5:30pm-11pm; Sat, 5:30pm-11pm; Sun, 11am-3pm and 5:30pm-10:30pm

Nearby Subway Stops

6 at 51st St.; 4, 5, 6, 7, S at Grand Central-42nd St.; E, M at Lexington Ave.-53rd St.

Prices

$24-$42

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Lunch
  • Private Dining/Party Space
  • Prix-Fixe

Alcohol

  • Full Bar

Reservations

Recommended

Profile

Two years after its Tribeca debut, Megu opened a second Manhattan outpost, this one discreetly ensconced on the ground floor of the Darth Vaderesque Trump World Tower. Though smaller than its downtown counterpart, this location is similarly dramatic, with a Swarovski-black-crystal chandelier, an enormous tiger mural, and eight lampshade-shaped fixtures lit from within and embellished with the owners’ family crests. Megu is known to fetishize ingredients, and continues the practice here: Diners are invited to choose their meticulously sourced meat and fish from tableside gueridons for the seven-course tasting menu. Devotees will find all their favorites, like a Kobe-style carpaccio with basil. In deference to the smaller scale, though, the ice-sculpture centerpiece has become more of a Buddha bust.

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