Fodor's Expert Review Aureole

$$$$ Midtown West Modern American

An island of fine modern American dining just a stone's throw from bustling Times Square and Broadway theaters, Aureole is the second act of a New York classic from famed chef-restaurateur Charlie Palmer and Executive Chef Chris Engel. The airy dining room, inviting thanks partly to the seasoned staff, offers an elegant prix-fixe menu with elevated American and international choices and optional wine pairing. In the front Liberty Room, enjoy a shorter pre-theater prix-fixe menu or à-la-carte courses, all while watching the Midtown clientele evolve from expense-account patrons to discerning diners. In warmer months, the Patio opens in the covered outdoor breezeway beside the restaurant, serving drinks and bar bites in its trio of seating areas.

Modern American Sophisticated Prix-Fixe Lunch Dinner $$$$ Pre-Theater

Quick Facts

135 W. 42nd St.
New York, New York  10036, USA

212-319–1660

www.charliepalmer.com

Known For:
  • Refined setting and dining
  • Prix-fixe menu options
  • Barroom with à la carte choices
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Sun. No lunch Sat., Credit cards accepted, Reservations essential

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