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Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern


Seafood is the star at Nisi in the Theater District. Oysters, jumbo shrimp and ceviche get you started, while larger plates bring linguini with clams, lobster fettuccine and seafood pastitsio. Flavors of the Mediterranean can also be found in dishes like Lamb Tagine, Spicy Lamb Kebabs and Roasted Chicken with lemon potatoes. Spreads include tzatziki, roasted eggplant and muhammara (roasted peppers and walnuts) which can be purchased sepatately or in groups. Char-Grilled Octopus, Moussaka Spring Rolls and Shrimp Santorini are on the menu. Desserts bring walnut baklava, yogurt souffle with sour cherry and tiramisu. A 3-course prix fixe menu is available for theatergoers.

- Thomas Rafael

Neighborhood: West 40s

250 West 47th Street
New York, NY