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525LEX Restaurant & Lounge


About 525LEX Restaurant & Lounge

Whether you're looking for a place to catch up with friends and colleagues or enjoy a romantic night out - we can't wait for you to visit!

Come to 525LEX and discover comfort food featuring simple, high-quality ingredients as well as signature cocktails, craft beers and great wines. Local seasonal items such as Red Jacket Orchards apples and Chatham Sheepherding sheep's milk cheese play strong supporting roles. With a menu emphasizing shareable items, you're welcome to unwind and make yourself at home while connecting over a delicious meal. Take in our restaurant's atmosphere on Lexington Avenue with gleaming hardwood floors and richly saturated colors that create a cozy but dramatic setting.

Hours of Operation


Dinner: 5:00pm - 11:00pm 

Lounge: 5:00pm - 11:30pm

Catering, Groups & Events

For reservations or special event planning, call 1-212-755-4000, ext. 4228 or email the restaurant at

Meet our Executive Chef
Al Kobe Years in culinary: 24
Education: Culinary Institute of America

Experience & Background: Prior to joining the East Side Marriott Team, Chef Al was the Senior Banquet Chef at the Brooklyn Marriott overseeing Catering Operation, Concierge Lounge and Bar. Chef Al also worked at the NY Marriott Marquis as the Banquet Sous chef where he was responsible for high profile events and the daily Operations of the three outlets in the hotel. Early in Chef's career, he worked in some of the top rated restaurants in New York City such as The Park and Rainbow Room. Chef trained in two different two Michelin starred restaurants in Toulouse and Bordeaux, France.

Fun Facts: When Chef Al's not in the kitchen, he loves skiing and any outdoor activities, especially camping and hiking.

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