120 Essex St.
Manhattan, NY 10002
Lower East Side


Located in the historic Essex Street Market Building, Essex is a loft-like multilevel space with contemporary cuisine inspired by the flavors of the Lower East Side. Essex is known for its weekday dinner and happy hour specials as well as its lively weekend dinner and bar scene. The weekend brunch is a New York institution and is always a top pick on Open Table Diner’s Choice and other sites. The expansive layout allows for intimate balcony and banquette seating as well as festive group dining and private parties.

Photo: Ryan Lavine


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Bottle Service
  • Good for Groups
  • Happy Hour
  • Kid Friendly
  • Reservations Accepted
  • $$$
  • American (New)
  • DJs


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