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Sun-Thu, 5:30pm-midnight; Fri-Sat, 5:30pm-1am

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Phone: (212) 353-3075

Neighborhoods:
Downtown Manhattan, Greenwich Village
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The Lion Restaurant

Categories:
Family Style Restaurants, Irish Restaurants, Restaurants

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02/13/2014

Wow, great place. Loved the ambiance, and the staff, especially the hostess, were extremely welcoming. The food is a little pricey, but tasted great.

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09/13/2011
Overpriced Wine!

Went with a friend and decided to try the 2006 Cloudy Bay Te Koko wine, a sauvignon blanc. Price was $172 which seemed expensive for this type of wine from New Zealand but decided to splurge anyway. The waitor said it was that pricey because of the region & year. It was very tasty but after researching on line today, I find I can buy this for an average of $40 a bottle!! Really!\r Usually a bottle of wine is doub... view more

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01/07/2011
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I must admit that I stayed away from the lion at the onset for a couple reasons. One it has been extremely difficult to get a rez. Second, the reviews have been barbelled, that is either someone hates it because it's the ""sceney"" place to be or they love it just for that reason. I finally went, and loved it. Did I want to dot a few bankers who thought they were God's gift? Would I have snookied more than one g... view more

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09/09/2010
WOW - this place is full of itself!

We had reservations last night and when we showed up a little early the first greeting was accompanied by a head-toe-head look of each of us. I assume this was to assess if we were worthy of being sat at a ""good"" table. There were many free tables and it wasn't that crowded and yet we still had to wait. They finally seated us in an incredbily cramped and uncomfortable table that was positioned directly under an ... view more

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05/25/2010
Scenesters New Home

Called up and made a resie at the Lion and it wasn't half as bad as everyone claimed. We were given a 6:30pm seating time which I am sure is appalling for some, but given it was after work on a weekday, it suited us just fine. We arrived and had a drink and the dimly lit bar which around 6pm already had a nice crowd of good looking drinkers. We were seated in the dining room which is pretty small. They have a huge sk... view more

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62 W 9th StNew YorkNY 10011

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