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Bobby Van's Steakhouse - 54th Street

131 E. 54th Street, New York City, NY 10169 (Manhattan)
2122078050
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Ranked #3,062 of 11,751 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $40 - $60
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Grill
Neighborhood:
Midtown
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
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Franklin, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

I enjoyed our dinner here. Our party of 6 was given a great corner table. Our waiter was very friendly and helpful. The steak was great and everyone else enjoyed their entrees. The restaurant was crowded, but it still felt intimate and the noise level was great for being able to hear and enjoy our party. Would definitely recommend.

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Elkhart, Indiana
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Even if we can only fit in a visit at lunchtime, Bobby Van's is a must stop when in NYC. Generous portions go with generous prices, but nobody leaves unsatisfied. Best steak sandwich anywhere.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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336 reviews 336 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

went in with a couple of bottles of wine and had a great steak dinner. The waiter was excellent, the porterhouse cooked just right, and the sides and salad were also very good. The wine service was very good and the corkage was reasonable (call ahead to confirm as they recently raised it)

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Carlton, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We asked at our hotel for a steakhouse close by and this was the recommendation and just 5 minutes walk. We were greeted by a young lady who took our coats, then by the manager who took us to a table and finally by our waiter who was friendly and helpful. As this was our third evening we were getting... More 

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Chigwell
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65 reviews 65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Great location for after theatre dinner but that's about as far as it goes for this establishment. We had booked expecting this place to be bursting at the seams on a Wednesday evening after the theatre but there was no need as it was half empty. The greeting was unusually sombre for an NY eatery and we were shown to... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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75 reviews 75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

On a recent business trip to NYC we had lunch at Bobby Van's. We thoroughly enjoyed the "Seafood Tower" that included cocktail shrimp, lump crab meat, and a lobster split in two - all served in an iced platter high atop a wire riser. Everything was cold, fresh and delicious. They brought us a basket-full of fresh bread and rolls... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We discovered Bobby Vans by chance after a hard days shopping. We were greeted immediately on arrival and shown to a table. The menu was extensive and offered a wide variety of tastes and textures. The waiter took his time to talk through the specials board and showed a genuine interest in our impression of New York. I ordered the... More 

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Tel-Aviv
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

It is not fancy but the food is excellent. The steak was great, both in size and taste. Service is attentive and professional. Skip the desert. You won't be able to finish it anyhow.

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

tasted their food during restaurant week and I must say the food was excellent, great portion and fresh. Atmosphere was great. Service was ok, when it gets busy, it takes the waiter/waitress 10 minutes to get back to us.

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Gulfport, Mississippi
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Good ambience but food just not that great. We've had better steaks in small towns we've visited. Just too expensive for quality of food.

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Additional Information about Bobby Van's Steakhouse - 54th Street

Address: 131 E. 54th Street, New York City, NY 10169
Phone Number: 2122078050
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 40 - 60
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Grill

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