Le Bateau Ivre

French, Wine Bar
$ $ $ $
230 E 51st St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave)
New York, NY 10022
(212) 583-0579
11:00am - 4:00am
11:00am - 4:00am
11:00am - 4:00am
11:00am - 4:00am
11:00am - 4:00am
10:00am - 4:00am
10:00am - 4:00am



  • no matter what, order a bowl of their french onion soup!
  • I loved the Gewurztraminer!
  • Great steak
  • Put this in your "repeat" in NY list of to-do items. Very nice spot on 2nd Ave around 51st
  • Extensive and excellent wine list.
  • Fantastic by the glass wine list and lovely menu. One of my favorites. Say hi to Raju is he's in town.
  • Fun French atmosphere with huge wine list and open late! Go traditional with the steak frites or the croque madame.
  • Best cheese plate in the city, and I've tried em all
  • One of the 5 best French restaurant in Manhattan. Fabulous wine list.
  • The mussels here are ridiculous. I want to swim in that broth. Order up some mussels, an onion soup, and some red, and you are all set here. Bon appetite!
  • Best mussels in the city!
  • The French Onion Soup is redonkydonkulous.
  • The mussels are delicious. You'll want to take this home and make love in it.
  • A favorite spot for locals and blocks from The Palace. Here, you can have a cocktail until 4:00amchoose from over 200 wines by the glass.
  • ... Juste dlicieux! Trs bon service, trs bons vins, fois gras tomber!
  • Food takes forever to be served
  • Expensive, but great wine!
  • The beet salad and Steak Frites all the way. Great servers as well. Lovely little French bistro
  • Wine, salmon, potato gratin, french onion soup
  • No vegetarian options. French onion soup was average.

Nearby places

242 E 50th St (Bet 2nd & 3rd Ave)
939 2nd Ave (at E 50th St)
961 2nd Ave (at E 51st St)