Sultry yet sophisticated. Racy with a red velvet embrace and luscious decor, Vinus & Marc’s bistro lounge lifts tempting tidbits from 1920s Paris and New York nightlife. Perfect for a spicy speakeasy Bloody Mary brunch, a night on the town with flirtatious friends, romantic dinner or a late night rendezvous. Saunter up to the bar and order one of the absinthe hand crafted concoctions or wine from our celebrated collection. Or just sit back in a plush chaise and order a temping taste from the Latin French fusion inspired menu.
Frank Locker, founder and owner of Vinus & Marc, is a globally recognized authority in wines and creating cozy culinary establishments. Pairing with hand crafted cocktails by Aziza Omar and food by Chef J. Luis Dominguez, they have created an experience as fresh and exciting as their ingredients.
That’ s the Vinus & Marc style Frank Locker, Owner
Chef J. Luis Dominguez
Chef J. Luis Dominguez is an upcoming and innovative chef who has quickly changed the late night bistro culinary experience. Having delighted the palates of his peers, NYC restaurant critics and Social Media followers alike with his imaginative Latin fusion cuisine, Chef Dominguez’s talents are now being recognized at Vinus & Marc. Growing up in Mexico, his passion for the culinary arts ignited early and by 14 he knew he wanted to become a professional chef. He began his career in NYC at the age of 17 working alongside leading chefs – Cedrid Tovar and Mario Batali. He previously worked for Frank Locker at Duane Park Café as a pastry chef before joining him at Vinus & Marc. Chef Dominguez brings his unique style to traditional dishes adding a tantalizing twist and continues to delight regulars with his dynamic and bold new additions. Signatures dishes include his special Temptress Tuna Tartare, Sultry Shrimp and Grits served with lobster bisque, Bistro Beet Salad finely chopped with goat cheese, and the house special Mexican Chocolate Tantalizing Tart with strawberry coulis sauce and fresh whipped cream
Vinus & Marc
1825 Second Ave., New York, NY 10128
(Between E. 94th & E. 95th)
4 /5 /6 trains at E. 86th St
6 train at E. 96th St
Q train at E. 96th St
Open 7 Days A Week
Monday – Wednesday 12pm-2am
Thursday – Friday 12pm-4am