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BG - Bergdorf Goodman

754 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10019 (Manhattan)
2128728977
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Ranked #285 of 11,673 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $50
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 6:30 pm
Cuisines: American
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 58th Street and 5th Ave
Transit: 1,9,N,R @ 59th street E @ 53rd street F @ 57th street
Description: Sophistication on the Seventh Floor of Bergdorf Goodman with afternoon into evening Central Park views. BG is a modern interpretation of the aristocratic social salon. Like a Park Avenue residence from the age of cosmopolitan glamour. Well-appointed and bright, the drawing room atmosphere is an intimate conversational setting for lunch, tea and early supper or cocktails. The light and sparkling menu is a modern take on classic New York fare.
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Las Vegas, NV
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

We went there for an early dinner before a show and had a wonderful experience. The decor is beautiful and service was stellar. And the food was amazing. We started with a special octopus salad appetizer that was light and a unique mix of favors. I had the lobster salad which was full of delicious, plump lobster meat and absolutely... More

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83 reviews 83 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Lunch for two on a Tuesday.... Sensibly pre-booked, as the restaurant was very busy, and full of emaciated and "braying" Park Avenue Princesses, "doing lunch" We had a first class two course lunch, with innovative starters, ( tuna tartare, with wasabi, and roasted heritage beets ) mains were just a selection of side vegetables, but brilliantly done! Attentive and polished... More

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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47 reviews 47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This place has all you need for a charming lunch. Excellent food, good service, fair price. Historical building location. Not only tourist but also locals come to eat at BG. Make a reservation, because it is usually very requested. Ask for the whispering chair, romantic seats, and you will get the nicest view of the Central Park, for two people.!... More

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San Antonio, Tx
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

While working in New York one of my counterparts who lives there suggested I try this jewel of a restaurant. It located on the seventh floor of Bergdoff Goodmans dept store. It was a amazing the food was excellent the drinks were great but the view was the best. It overlooks Central Park. If you are ever there great yourself... More

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united kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

While we was nyc for a few days we decided to go to bergdorf goodman for afternoon tea I have to say it amazing, we had personally never been for afternoon tea before but whole experience blew us away. You got an amazing selection on your tray chicken, egg, tuna and salmon with cavier sandwiches, warm scones with clotted cream... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

What a delight it was to have lunch at BG, on the seventh floor of Bergdorf Goodman. How glorious to sit at a window table with a view of Central Park below. The delicious food, the 'old worldly' ambience and the excellent service made for a very memorable dining experience. The restaurant is extremely popular so it is advisable to... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We were visiting NY and decided to eat at this place based on the good reviews. First time we are disappointed with a decision based on reviews. We didn't make a reservation. It was around 5:30 PM and the hostess told us it was around 30 min wait. Immediately I went on Yelp and made a reservation 10 min later... More

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had a perfect lunch with our daughters celebrating their birthday. The food was delicious, the view beautiful and the service impeccable. Our waiter treated our daughters like princesses. It could not have been better.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We have never been for afternoon tea before and as it was my 40th Birthday I wanted to do something special. We were seated by the window as requested with great views of central park but did feel we were abit close to the tables either side of us. We had to wait quite a while for the food to... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

nice to see but if its a bargain you want look in another direction. I think this is a great place for people watching. How the other Half Live.

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Additional Information about BG - Bergdorf Goodman

Address: 754 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10019
Phone Number: 2128728977
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 6:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 50
Cuisine: American

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