• RT @chandnipatel: RIP Ditch Plains UWS. Your whisky and mac n cheese got me through many a late night coming home from the airport.
  • RT @EaterNY: Marc Murphy shutters the Upper West Side outpost of Ditch Plains, http://t.co/YHakTDZU8f http://t.co/WL0NGXRRjJ
  • A very sad day for us at #UWS.Thank u to our neighborhood for 3+ yrs of great patronage. We will miss you!Please come see us in West Village
West Village

29 Bedford Street
at Downing Street
New York, NY 10014
P (212) 633-0202

Hours 11am-2am, daily

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Upper West Side

100 West 82nd Street
between Columbus + Amsterdam Avenues
New York, NY 10024
P (212) 362-4815

Hours 5pm-10pm Thursday-Friday, 11am-10pm Saturday, 11am-9pm Sunday

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About Ditch Plains

Ditch Plains is a simple yet stylish New York-style oyster bar & fish shack that pays homage to Marc Murphy’s first longboard triumph in Montauk. The restaurant’s mood is aquatic, evoking a sense of casual cool while surpassing all design and culinary standards.

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The Team

Ditch Plains (Upper West Side) is that rare mixture of family-friendly Upper West Side restaurant, awesome surfer bar, casual Sunday brunch spot and perfect party place and the 42-seat wonder Ditch Plains (West Village) has become one of the greatest downtown bars, brunch spots, late-night dining places and everything in between. General Manager Hayley Stitham helms the Upper West Side location and Shelly Williamson handles everything at the West Village one.

Meet Marc Murphy

Part worldly epicure, part laid-back surfer, Marc Murphy fell in love with French and Italian cuisine during a childhood spent living throughout Europe. He went on to work in some of the most highly esteemed kitchens in the world from Paris to Monte Carlo and today is one of New York’s most celebrated chefs.

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With its festive atmosphere and delicious menu, Ditch Plains is the perfect place for your next business meeting, birthday party or wedding reception. Let’s start planning it.

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Press Inquiries
Scott Feldman
Two Twelve Management
15 Watts Street
New York, NY 10013
P (212) 925-5300
Tara Halper + Jaret Keller
Key Group Worldwide
300 East 71st Street, Floor 8
New York, NY 10021
P (212) 988-7702
Pamela Schein Murphy
Branding, Marketing + PR
Benchmarc Restaurants
by Marc Murphy
13-17 Laight Street, 4th Floor #8
New York, NY 10013
P (212) 625-8261
Emily Karpin
Director of Communications
Benchmarc Restaurants
by Marc Murphy
13-17 Laight Street, 4th Floor #8
New York, NY 10013
P (212) 625-8279


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  • Great meeting today with some of NY finest chefs & fellow @cityharvest
  • Thanks @cturlington for inviting us to dinner last night in support of
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  • House made beet ravioli stuffed with crab & shallot mascarpone. Topped
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  • This September supporting @nokidhungry is as easy as dining out! Stop
  • It's Tuesday and feels like Fall so why not have our spaghetti carbona