Momofuku Ko
Categories: Restaurants

Neighborhood: East Village

163 1st Ave

New YorkNY10003

(212) 475-7899

www.momofuku.com

Privy 5 Overview

Share |

For the first time in Momofuku history, counter dining is not possible at the new midtown venue in the Chambers Hotel. David Chang, Momofuku mastermind and Tien Ho, executive-chef-partner are responsible for this French-Vietnamese bistro. Thanks to Tien Ho, the humble hamburger is traditional and on the menu (he is Texan!) Still you never know quite what to expect when you enter a Momo, it is the element of surprise which is often so pleasing. Midtown or no, there are no table-cloths, tuxedos, formality or chi-chi "sparkle". For Tein Ho, it's about the food, as well as the mood, and he prefers a downtown mentality. FYI "Momofuku" Ando was the Japanese gentleman who founded Nissin Food Products Co,"Chicken Ramen" was the first instant noodle soup.

CUISINE: American (New)

MEALS: Dinner

HOURS:

Mon-Sun 7:00 p.m-10:00 p.m

Fri-Sun 12:00 p.m-1:00 p.m

Price Range: Over $60

Attire: Casual

Takes Reservations: Yes

Parking: Street

Takeout: No

Delivers: No

Accept Credit Cards: Yes

Good For Groups: No

Good For Kids: No

Waiter Service: Yes

write a comment

Comments (0)
Juccce

OTHER PRIVY 5 CITIES

Click here

Are you who we think you are?

  • Looks like we've already got some information from you on file.
  • Enter your password to link Facebook Connect with your existing Privy Guest account.