Sakagura is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

1. Sakagura

9.4
211 E 43rd St Lowr Level (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Sake Bar · Turtle Bay · 205 tips and reviews

Jackie HJ C.Jackie HJ Cho: Hidden gem in Midtown East. Daikon salad, stewed diced pork belly, black sesame creme brûlée, and amazing sake collection!

Ms T.Ms Trinh: Luxury sake set is deliciously smooth. Best agadeshi tofu around, great ambiance.

Lori L.Lori Luo: This "hidden in the office basement" restaurant serves an excellent array of sake and spirits, as well as Japanese bites. The buta kakuni (pork belly) and chicken karaage are standout plates.

Aburiya Kinnosuke is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

2. Aburiya Kinnosuke

9.3
213 E 45th St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 84 tips and reviews

ドーラドーラ: Recommend grilled salmon collar with my sake, pork belly in spicy sauce, and noodles cooked in stone bowl to perfectly round off to a weekday lunch/dinner.

Amy C.Amy Cao: Try the Shochu With Yuzu Sake - Light and citrusy. One of my favorite Asian cocktails.

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Come here for excellent Japanese cuisine, great desserts (try the Matcha Tiramisu!), and a sizable sake menu.

Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

3. Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ

8.8
805 3rd Ave (btwn E 49th & E 50th St), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 141 tips and reviews

Cesar R.Cesar Razuri: $9 for a large karafe of hot sake is great! Everything here is tasty! The $80-for-2 special is a great deal; you'll come close to that $ anyways.

drew c.drew cap: Decent Daiginjo sake selection.

Jenn S.Jenn S: Gyu-kaku nigori sake bottles during yakiniku fest are the best!

Soba Totto is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

4. Soba Totto

9.1
211 E 43rd St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Soba Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 125 tips and reviews

ドーラドーラ: A cool, upscale place for business lunch/dinner in Midtown. You can get a lunch bento for $15. Sushi and sake are fine, too. The atmosphere is modern and classy.

Richard C.Richard Chen: Support the quake-affected regions; order up (a lot of) sake from Iwate and Miyagi prefectures!

NinaNina: Dominique Ansel: The chicken tail and chicken oyster yakitori with my Dassai 23 Kamo Soba (they use sake lees to make the noodles themselves)

Hide-Chan Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

5. Hide-Chan Ramen

9.0
248 E 52nd St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Ramen Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 299 tips and reviews

Amie W.Amie Woo: Be careful of the sake. Its priced by the glass!! My $8 sake actually woind up being $60!!! They totally dupe you! Wtf!

Raj S.Raj Sarma: Hot sake was a little too hot, I wouldn't recommend.

Annie A.Annie Alfstad: One of the best kept secrets of NY. Sake, banging pork buns, amazing ramen (haven't had one yet I don't like), and Sapporo on draft! Just no ramen take out :0(

Tsushima is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

6. Tsushima

7.7
210 E 44th St (3rd Ave), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 13 tips and reviews

Monica S.Monica Stangle: They have a discounted weekend menu and an extensive sake list. Kitchen closes at 10pm

Craig H.Craig H.: Come here on Thursday & Friday and sit at the Sake Bar. Ask Akaboshi to make recommendations on sake to pair with your meal!

Derek Y.Derek Yadgaroff: "Secret" side sake bar is a chill happy hour spot for enjoying $5 sake, shochu, or beer while dining on authentic Japanese tapas. Not a cheap place but worth it

Hatsuhana is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

7. Hatsuhana

9.1
17 E 48th St (btwn 5th and Madison Ave.), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Midtown East · 97 tips and reviews

Lane R.Lane Rettig: Reasonable price and friendly service for high quality sushi and sake. Sit at the sushi bar upstairs in front of the master chefs!

Daniel L.Daniel La Feir: Wow! Omakase was fantastic - 2nd floor sushi bar. A must stop while in NYC. Amazing sake as well.

Jose M.Jose Manuel: Sushi is amazing, also salmon carpaccio. Tempura is really good too.

Tao is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

8. Tao

9.1
42 E 58th St (btwn Madison & Park Ave), New York, NY
Asian Restaurant · Midtown East · 355 tips and reviews

Eduardo A.Eduardo Alves: The Kobe beef is excellent, and so is the sake marinated shiitake.

Staff PicksStaff Picks: Midtown TAO is adding a dim sum brunch, with carts, stuff lit on fire, dumplings, & its sake bomb plunger. Try the Royal Rickshaw (the on-fire cocktail) and their quirky-shaped dumplings. Read more.

Graham G.Graham Gibbs: Sake shiitake mushrooms!

Nishida Shoten Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

9. Nishida Shoten Ramen

8.1
302 E 49th St, New York, NY
Noodle House · Turtle Bay · 27 tips and reviews

RonniRonni: Came here late at night and the ramen was good (and they have extra ramen) along with collectible sake cup (with sake purchase of course)

Rob W.Rob Walch: Miso ramen was good. Takoyaki was very good. No beer. Instead, drink cup sake. You get to keep the cups. Collect them all!

Jenn K.Jenn Kwan: One free extra noodle after 11pm. Black ramen is always my favorite. The pork is so soft. Taste delicious !

Benihana is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

10. Benihana

7.8
47 W 56th St, New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Midtown East · 104 tips and reviews

Amy C.Amy Cao: Try the White Peach Sake Sangria - As good as it sounds. Tastes like peach juice!

Brianna K.Brianna Kahlil: The Fuji apple sake sangria is incredible!

Cooper S.Cooper Smith: The Blue Ocean Punch Bowl is a delightful mix of sake, rum, and 🍍 vodka. Its the Moraine Lake of cocktails.

Ambassador Wines & Spirits is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

11. Ambassador Wines & Spirits

7.6
1020 2nd Ave (at 54th St), New York, NY
Wine Shop · Midtown East · 16 tips and reviews

Michael H.Michael H: Any recommendations on sake?

Aileen C.Aileen Chu: Very large sake selection. Try the Momokawa Nigori. It's a chilled, silky, smooth, semi sweet sake with hints of coconut, pear, and ginger flavors. Organic, gluten free, and brewed in Oregon.

Serious EatsSerious Eats: A liquor store that's worth seeking out for the jaded, seen- and tasted-it-all spirits nerd. You're bound to uncover something exciting and unfamiliar.

Nobu Fifty Seven is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

12. Nobu Fifty Seven

9.3
40 W 57th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Sushi Restaurant · Midtown East · 223 tips and reviews

Rick W.Rick Welch: Get the 'squid pasta' -- sounds weird, but its squid cut to look like pasta. Great sake selection, everything I ate here was awesome!

Dee M.Dee Mya: Plum sake.rock shrimp.miso soup.andn any roll with crunch n spicy mayo iss greattt

Khaula R.Khaula R: Trendy spot. Almost everything tastes amazing, especially rock shrimp tempura and crispy rice. Great service.

Yama 49 is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

13. Yama 49

8.0
308 E 49th St (btw 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Sushi Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 24 tips and reviews

RDWRDW: Always good sushi, sake good, prices for amount real fair too, just they close so early, but nice private spot Read more.

IlijaIlija: Awesome joint. Sushi rolls are huge and the saki just keeps coming

Annie L.Annie Lu: Fave sushi place in midtown...decor, service, and food is all top notch. Get the soft shell crab karaage to start and the green tea ice cream tempura to finish.

Koi New York is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

14. Koi New York

9.0
40 W 40th St (at Bryant Park Hotel), New York, NY
Sushi Restaurant · Midtown East · 123 tips and reviews

Kyle L.Kyle Laughlin: Go to Koi on 40th, grab some crispy rice with spicy tuna and enjoy the sake.

Rock SakéRock Saké: Start the evening with an order of creamy Rock Shrimp and a Rock Saké Lychee Sakétini.

Nikhita M.Nikhita Mahtani: I like the truffle salmon sashimi, tartare and my absolute favorite spicy tuna crispy rice 😊

Zengo New York is one of The 15 Best Places for a Sake in Midtown East, New York.

15. Zengo New York

8.5
622 3rd Ave (E 40th St), New York, NY
Latin American Restaurant · Midtown East · 135 tips and reviews

Gilt CityGilt City: Latin wines, Japanese sakes and over 400 tequilas make this Richard Sandoval restaurant the ultimate fusion experience. Don't leave without trying the sugarcane-skewered swordfish.

みさき の.みさき のゑ: アジアンキュイジーヌ 色んな国の創作料理が食べられておいしかったです!日本のビールや日本酒も置いてます。1Fはテーブル席、2Fはソファー席や立ち飲みのスペースもありニューヨーカーで賑わっているとっても活気のある人気のお店。

Alla C.Alla Cleva: Loved the thai shrimp lettuce wraps, the seviche could've used a little more flavor. The decor is great too, can't wait to go back.