Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Barbes Restaurant

19 E. 36th St. (Madison Ave.) Send to Phone
212-684-0215 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Order Now! | Menu
This Moroccan/French mash-up has old-world East-meets-West charm.
Your Opinion
Add your own review


 
Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

Barbes Restaurant Restaurant Review

: With an atmosphere marked by terra cotta colored walls, North African furnishings, fabrics and decorative accents, Barbes exudes charm everywhere. The Moroccan and French menu features dishes from both countries and some that reflect a blending of the two culinary styles. Among the former are appetizers of duck confit with roasted beets and lentils in a balsamic vinaigrette and sinewy chopped crab seasoned with assorted Moroccan spices, along with classic main courses of meat and seafood brochettes, and tagines of slow-cooked seasoned rice with fish, meat and vegetable combinations. For French-inspired choices, choose the hanger steak cooked in a red wine sauce and served with french fries, or opt for the duck breast flavored with honey and complemented by seasonal vegetables. Desserts include crème brûlée, a light and airy chocolate soufflé, and pastilla au lait.

User Ratings & Reviews for Barbes Restaurant
 
GAYOT has uncovered the best restaurants in New York for you to enjoy right now
Top 25 Restaurants in New York to Eat at Right Now

GAYOT's picks include Italian hotspots, craft cocktail bars and eateries inspired by destinations around the globe.

Read more




AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.