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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 #2,521 of 11,840 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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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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151 reviews 151 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Enthusiastic and knowledgable wait staff made our dinner wih eight persons, on an expense account, into a memorable event. We were readily talked into the seafood "tower" with a dozen oysters accompanying huge shrimp, whole cooked and cold lobster, big chunks of crab. Three people split a multi person Porterhouse steak which was seared and yet bright pink inside. Pork... More 

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New York City, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We had dinner on my name day 26 December. Service was good environment good prices on the expensive side and I don't understand why. We had better steak at Del Frisco's Rockefeller Center and prices were 15% better

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Chantilly, Virginia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

After several bad meals in a row we decided to go to Bobby Van's. I have eaten there before and had a wonderful meal. They did not disappoint us. The food and the service was excellent. It is a great place to go for a special meal. We will be back.

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Mass
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I took my son to Bobby Vans Saturday to cap off our 2-day weekend in NYC before Christmas. One of the mangers (reddish coat) greeted us warmly and led us to our table. Our waiter was a jovial and agreeable chap, which added to the overall experience. My old fashion was one of the best that I have had in... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

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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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 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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272 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 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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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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66 reviews 66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 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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84 reviews 84 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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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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