Restaurant Spotlight: Hillstone

About The Hillstone

Located in Kip's Bay at 378 Park Avenue South The Hillstone is renowned for its selection of fine California wines and a menu containing fresh sushi, the finest quality USDA steaks, and other delicious entrees using the best ingredients. The Hillstone prides itself as a top destination for evening dining or a late night cocktail. Here is a brief overview of the restaurant itself, the atmosphere, hours, and their menu offerings. Hillstone has locations in Phoenix, San Francisco, Sanat Monica, Dallas, Denver, Coral Gables, Winter park, and New York City.

The Restaurant

When you walk into the Hillstone one of the first things you’ll notice is the impeccable taste and presentation of the interior decoration. Clean and well maintained the Hillstone is a cozy and comfortable restaurant set off by  low lighting at night and bright sunshine during the day. Seating is available at traditional tables, at the bar, or in comfortable booths with seating for up to five. Wall art, statutes, music, and a wood grain color theme make for a modern and inviting atmosphere.      

The Menu

The Hillstone’s menu offers lunch and dinner service alongside a full wine menu. Selections include (but are not limited to) the following choices.

  • Lunch: the lunch menu offers a selection of sushi, salad, sandwiches, and house entrees.. Sushi highlights include spicy tuna,  tuna, shrimp, and california rolls. Salad offerings include Caesar, chicken and kale, ahi tuna, and yellowtail sashimi salad. Sandwiches include ground chuck hamburgers, a California burger, veggie burger, lamb, and fish offerings such as ahi tuna. Specialties of note are fish of the day, Scottish salmon, BBQ pork ribs, Hawaiian rib-eye steak, and a USDA Prime center-cut filet. Sides and desserts are also available.   

  • Dinner: the dinner menu offers many of the same selections as the lunch menu concerning sides dish, dessert, sushi, salad, and sandwich offerings. Where the dinner menu truly shines is in the house specialties. Night time only entrees include: jumbo lump crab cakes, double-cut pork chop, a prime New York Strip steak, and roasted prime rib.  

  • Wine Selections: with a focus on California wines the Hillstone’s wine menu is extensive offering several different types and selections of wine. The types of wine offered include: sparkling, chardonnay, sauvignon blanc, red wines, white wines, rose wines, cabernet sauvignon, pinot noir, merlot, zinfandel, and tempranillo. With a wide of over 50 wines the Hillside is sure to please any wine connoisseur.  

The Hours

The Hillstone is open seven days a week to serve customers. The hours are Monday through Friday 11:30 am to 11:00 pm, Saturday from 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm, and Sunday’s hours are 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

Final Thoughts

When you are looking for fine dining in the Kips Bay area The Hillstone should efficiently be on your list of restaurants for consideration. Their menu selection includes well crafted fish and meat dishes with sandwiches, steaks,  salads, and sushi choices available to fit an assortment of taste, dietary restrictions, and food preferences. The wine menu offers the right wine for every meal and its wide selection fits any taste or cost concern. Click here to make reservations.