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THE NATIONAL

557 LEXINGTON AVE (AT 50TH ST)
NEW YORK, NY 10022
RESERVATION T. 212 715 2400

HOURS
Mon–Fri
Sat–Sun
7:30am–10pm
8am–10pm
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From client dinners to engagements and small weddings, The National offers private event space for your most indelible moments. VIEW OFFERINGS

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NYC Restaurant Week

NYC Restaurant Week

July 25 – August 19

Join us for a three-course prix fixe dinner menu ($42) featuring a selection of our new summer plates. Dinner is served Monday - Friday and Sunday from 5:30 – 10:30PM.

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Summertime, Cocktail Time

Designed by renowned mixologist Brian Van Flandern, our new cocktail menu is here — just in time for summer.

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chef

Geoffrey Zakarian

Geoffrey Zakarian is the visionary behind The National, and one of the nation's most widely celebrated chefs.

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The Benjamin Hotel

The Benjamin

The National Bar & Dining Rooms is located at The Benjamin - a restored 1927 Emery Roth hotel - an architectural landmark of the Beaux-Arts style and a fitting complement to the restaurant’s refined style, café culture, and eclectic interior design. Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch, we invite you to stop by any time for a cup of coffee, a drink at our bar, or a full meal.

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The New York Times Review of The National

"It is the sort of restaurant where it is nice to be. And the food, which hews close to Mr. Zakarian’s new-American aesthetic, is to match. It is simple but not really, a menu of standards put through the reinvention machine, followed by wise and often wonderful desserts..."


The New York Times Review of The National

The National Greenwich – Now Open!

Chef Geoffrey Zakarian's newest restaurant, The National, is located right in the heart of Greenwich, CT. The second of his American Cafés, The National features craft cocktails and approachable food in an ambiance that is both fresh and familiar. With its custom wood-burning grill, housemade pastas, seasonally changing menu and expertly sourced product, The National brings a unique perspective to the idea of a neighborhood restaurant.

More information: www.thenational-ct.com