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Posted by ari on 05/06/2008
Le marais is what i would say an inconsistent restrauraunt. the food i ordered was fantastic like any restaurant of it's type, yet the service was "iffy", and the atmosphere was worse than disturbing. I didn't have enough leg space, for the people next to me were 2 feet away, and i could hear every last word they said. The atmosphere and ombiance are terrible, the service is considerable, the food is outstanding, and the prices are well above average. As one of the most expensive steakhouses in the city, you could expecta nicer dining for your money. But, as most people are, if your going for great food"giddyup!"
Posted by Anonymous on 04/23/2008
After sitting in wobbly seats, sipping water out of dirty glasses, amidst loud noises emanating from all sides of the restaurant, 45 minutes later our meals were served. 5 of the 6 meals, that is. Upon inquiring about it they said they were "working" on it. The 6th meal arrived 10 minutes later. My husband and I ordered the beet salad which was the most ordinary and bland salad I've ever had. Totally not acceptable for a restaurant of this caliber. The main dishes were actually quite good. But the zoo-like atmosphere which we had to endure put a sour taste in our mouths.
Posted by Anonymous on 04/06/2008
I must admit that I was fairly apprehensive because the last "kosher" restaurant I went to in nyc was miserable. I got the portab. mushroom salad, La Surprise steak, and chocolate cake/ice cream desert. All were very good. I was especially impressed with the desert given that it did not contain any dairy. I will be going back.
Posted by Melora on 03/24/2008
Food took almost an hour to arrive, which we thought was because one son asked for a steak to be well done - but it arrived rare anyway, and had to be sent back. All our entrees were bland. Waiter ignored us - I had to get up in search of a knife myself. The noise level was oppressive. We skipped dessert just because we couldn't wait to get out. Don't eat here unless you have to because you only eat kosher.
Posted by anonymous on 02/20/2008
We reserved for Thurs. evening. Table was wobbly chairs were wobbly. Tables were placed so tightly together that we could also hear our neighbors' complaints. Veal chop portions were small, the vegetables served with it were not only overcooked, but scraps from the bottom of the pot. Service was non-existent, and the noise was so loud that conversation was impossible. After several visits, each progressively worse, we will not go again.
Posted by Alyson on 02/08/2008
I've eaten here a handful of times and always enjoyed it. Steaks are cooked to perfection (I like mine exceedingly rare, and the chefs here aren't afraid to let it bleed) and the french fries are crispy and delicious. They have a nice cocktail menu, attentive and pleasant service, and it's usually never so crowded that you have to wait for a table. Also, it's Kosher, so a good place to bring friends who are Jewish and observant. It's pricy, but worth it to treat yourself every now and then
Posted by Anonymous on 01/24/2008
The roasted chicken was just mediocre - not worth the price. The other people in our party got steak and were pretty happy with it although the portions were pretty small. My favorite part of the meal was the salad.