Who owns Thursday Kitchen?

Chef “Kay” Kyungmin Hyun

What does 木 mean?

This particular Chinese character, read and used in Korean and Japan languages which means tree or wood. “” is pronounced “[mok]” in Korean which is short for one of the days of the week.

When did Thursday Kitchen open?

July 14th 2016

What kind of cuisine does Thursday Kitchen Serve?

International tapas, with French techniques and flares of Spanish and Asian ingredients.


We do not take reservations but we do take names and numbers down only after no more tables are available. You do not have to wait at the restaurant. We will send you a confirmation text you when your table is about ready. You and your party will have fifteen minutes to come back to the restaurant and check in or you will be taken off the list. Remember, the entire party must be present to be sat and no additional guests may be added.

While you are waiting…

There are countless of great bars near by and if the weather permits, Tompkins Square park is located only half a block away to take a nice stroll and/or visit the dog park.

Wait Time?

This can vary at different times and days. For dinner service, our peak hours are from 7pm – 10pm. For those who would like to avoid long waits, we would suggest to come when we open at 6:00pm or come during the last hour of dinner service.

Private events/Big parties?

We do not hold any private events/buyouts.
Any parties of 6 or more may not be guaranteed seating during the weekdays. You’re welcome to email us at inthursdaykitchen@gmail.com for further questions.

Corkage Fee?

We have some wine selections at the restaurant for you guys. We do not allow outside drinks.

Can I bring my own cake?

No. We do not allow outside food of any kind. Our desserts are delicious and we can provide candles if it is a birthday celebration.

Do you do take-out orders or delivery?

Take-out is available Sunday through Wednesday. Pick up only.

Do you sell gift cards?

Yes. Please email inthursdaykitchen@gmail.com for more information.

Gluten Free?

We have 6 options for you gluten free folks.


We have 6 options for vegetarian.


With some alterations to certain dishes, we have created 5 options for you vegans out there.

Dairy Free?

We have 7 dairy free options on our menu. Sorry no dairy free desserts.