Pongal Restaurant

Pongal Restaurant

"Freshly prepared South Indian vegetarian restaurant (that's also kosher) with weekend specials and traditional beverages."

1154 1st Ave, New York, NY
(212) 355-4600 serving: Upper East Side, Midtown
open:Mon-Fri 12pm-3pm, 5pm-10:30pm Sat-Sun 12pm-10:30pm

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
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Categories:

Vegetarian, Cheap Eats, Indian, Business Dining, $, Lunch Spot, Special Occasion Dining, Mastercard Accepted, Kosher, Discover Accepted, Visa Accepted, Restaurants, Diners Club Accepted, Romantic Dining,

The Low Down

Rants, Raves & Reviews

Editorial Review by Citysearch Editors
by Contributor at Citysearch

Freshly prepared South Indian vegetarian restaurant (that's also kosher) with weekend specials and traditional beverages.
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great dosas!
By Jennifer J at Insider Pages

This is one of my favorite restaurants in the flatiron district. Great vegetarian Indian food. Really delicious dosas. I love this place. Read More


gone out of business
By chandermohan at Citysearch

pongal was my favorite south indian restaurant but unfortunately it went out of business. was a great shock for me. i found another south indian ve... Read More


Great Food
By camille_again at Citysearch

The food at this place is great, no doubt. The price is moderate. The service is a little on the rude side. Still, recommended if you like south... Read More


My all-time favorite Indian restaurant
By helenbonnie at Citysearch

I discovered the original Pongal on Lex and 27th a few years ago, and it quickly became my favorite Indian restaurant. I was so pleased to learn ... Read More