Café Luxembourg

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83 Very Good

In size, atmosphere, menu, and objective, Café Luxembourg is the blueprint for a faultless urban restaurant.

200 W. 70th St., New York, NY, 10023


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The lowdown

Back when there really were very few good places to eat on the Upper West Side, there was Café Luxembourg. A well-edited (wild-mushroom ravioli with mascarpone, pan-roasted cumin-crusted duck) and reasonably priced menu, an unflappable staff, and seriously flattering lighting still make it a worthwhile detour from anywhere in town.

What you need to know

Recommended DishesSteak-frites.

DrinksFull Bar