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Degustation

239 E. Fifth St.
New York, NY, 10003, United States
TEL: (212) 979-1012

From restaurateur Jack Lamb comes this tiny, 16-seat restaurant in the East Village. At Degustation, chef Wesley Genovart, who previously worked at Perry St, is the center of attention since all seats at the U-shaped counter face the open kitchen. Diners look on as the chef and his team carefully plate the Franco-inspired Spanish tapas, which include such delicacies as oxtail and potato cannelloni, pork belly with mustard greens, and a Spanish tortilla with quail egg and shallot comfit. Most opt for either the five- or ten-course chef's tasting menu, which often concludes with the popular caramelized torija.

Insider Tip:

Since the restaurant is so intimate, it’s necessary to make reservations beforehand, and the space is really not ideal for more than two or three people per group.

Amenities

Open / Closes
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Bar Dining
  • Dinner
  • Notable Chef
  • Notable Wine List
  • Open Kitchen/Watch the Chef
  • Parking Available

Cuisine Type:: French

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