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Claudette

24 Fifth Ave. (Ninth St.) Send to Phone
212-868-2424 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
This Greenwich Village restaurant features the cuisine of Provence with hints of North Africa.

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Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
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Claudette, New York, NY

Claudette Restaurant Review

: From the team behind Bobo and Rosemary’s in the West Village comes Claudette, set in the former wine-centric Cru space. Claudette is more casual than its predecessor and serves southern French and northern African fare. The cooking has slightly healthy leanings; the menu’s “du Jardin” offerings include fresh vegetable dishes such as the fennel salad spiked with almonds for a textural crunch. Charred baby octopus with chickpeas looks across the Mediterranean for inspiration, as does the truffle hummus flatbread, while saffron butter-laced chitarra pasta could become a kitchen signature. Desserts look underwhelming on paper but the pistachio cake is loaded with flavor. By-the-glass, half bottle and bottle selections on the all-French wine list are not inexpensive, but look close enough and there are a couple bargains to be had.
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