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107 W Lufkin Ave, Lufkin, TX 75904-2962
936 639-8400
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Ranked #7 of 106 Restaurants in Lufkin
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Continental
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This was a lovely setting. The food was fabulous, staff was pleasant and accommodating, and the 50's music playing faintly in the background, set the tone for a romantic dining experience. Well done!!

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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I really enjoyed dining at Manhattan. It was quiet, the wait staff was pleasant and professional. The food was better than most chain restaurants. I have been there twice, one for pleasure and the other for business and both went wonderfully well.

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Lufkin, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Hidden in the basement of the old Perry's building in downtown Lufkin, you will find the best restaurant in Lufkin. The atmosphere is good and the food is excellent. The menu is varied, including steaks, seafood and Italian. We had the chateaubriand and it was exceptional. They also have a good selection of wines and a full bar.

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8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

we were introduced to Manhattans a few years ago by a friend and have been going back regularly since. The owner, Destin, is from Italy and he along with his wife operate the restaurant. The atmosphere is awesome and perfect for a nice lunch or a fabulous Dinner. Destin always makes you feel welcome and will remember your name upon... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Love the service , food( especially the Dover sole prepared at your table ) , friendly and quiet atmosphere . The owner has bottled his family salad dressings for sale . A favorite in Lufkin Texas !!!

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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

My husband and I celebrated our 19 th anniversary at Manhattan! Great ambience, staff, great food and personal treatment. The manhattan filet can be cut with your fork. Red snapper wonderful! Owner greeted every table! Compliments to the chef! Lunch and evening dining a must!

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Lufkin, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Took out if town guests here. They quite enjoyed the lasagna. I usually get sea bass, grilled, with sauce on side to be a bit healthier. Steamed vegetables good, not over cooked. Tiramisu was good. Service can be spotty.

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Key West, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014 via mobile

Very disappointing. We had a business lunch here recently and I was not pleased with this restaurant. The service was slow, for starters, despite the fact that there were only four tables filled while we were there. The waiter failed to bring hot bread, straws, drink refills. Someone even spotted him sitting down, lounging, in a nearby room when she... More

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Belton, South Carolina
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

I Must Start By Staying That All Things Are Relative. If You Were In Any Major City You Would Consider This Resturant Slightly Above Average. But In Lufkin It Is Excellent. It Does Have A Nice Atmosphere And The food Was Good. IF You Find Yourself In Lufkin It Is A Must Go, Unless Cheap Mexican Is Your Thing. In... More

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The Colony, TX
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8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

Manhattan Fine Dining aspires to be a fine dining establishment. Perhaps in Lufkin, there is a different definition of fine. The food was unimpressive and the service uneven. The restaurant is located in the basement of a downtown Lufkin office building. The entrance and elevator ride to the basement sets an expectation of Mad Men style ambiance, successfully created by... More

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