Jacques Brasserie:
Classic French Restaurant, NYC

Est. 1995


Bienvenue, and welcome to this authentic French restaurant in NYC. In France, a brasserie offers a more casual dining experience, pairing delicious, hearty dishes with a selection of wines in a warm, relaxing atmosphere.

Brimming with cozy European charm, Jacques Brasserie is a haven for classic French cuisine lovers in the Upper East Side. Whether it’s a special occasion or a casual lunch, our inviting atmosphere and friendly staff will make you feel at home. Enjoy a glass of Bordeaux in our elegant yet welcoming dining room, and get ready for a delicious dining experience you’ll definitely want to savor.


No self-respecting French restaurant in NYC would be complete without a carefully curated selection of the finest French wines. Our knowledgeable bartenders will ensure you have just the right wine to help your meal shine. Visit our bar to take your pick from our diverse drink selection. Note that there’s also a choice of cocktails, beers, and soft drinks available to add to your meal (and day!).

When it comes to meals, no matter the time or mood, there’s one for every occasion. Our lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch options come with a different menu – the wide choices reflecting the diversity of authentic French cuisine. So forget your expectations of a French restaurant on the Upper East Side; we’re here to surpass and outdo them!

Why not try some of our signature French dishes? The Boeuf Bourguignon is a highlight for many, while the Jacques Burger infuses this classic American dish with delectable French flavors. Take a look at our menus and start planning your next visit. Have a special occasion coming up? Our chefs can put together a personalized menu to make your next big night extra special, and our capable bar team is happy to help you find the perfect wine to complement your meal.

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Saturday | 11:30am – 4:00pm
Sunday | 11:30am – 4:00pm

Monday – Friday
12:00pm – 4:00pm

Every Day
4:00pm -11:00pm


Any restaurant worth its salt knows the value of the right environment. Each of our dining spaces has its own unique character, so a visit to our Upper East Side French restaurant always offers something fresh.
In addition to our main dining space and bar seating, Jacques Brasserie brings you a variety of al fresco dining locations. Our sidewalk seating is a wonderful setting for a summer meal, offering protection from the overwhelming hustle and bustle of the streets while still allowing you to soak up the atmosphere of the city.

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If you’re looking for a fantastic French restaurant with irresistible meal and drink options, Jacques Brasserie will have you feeling right at home. From the moment you step into our restaurant to the moment you leave, we’re here to make sure that each part of your dining experience not only meets, but surpasses your expectations.