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Uncle Jack's Steakhouse - Midtown

44 West 56th Street, New York City, NY 10019 (Manhattan)
2122451550
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Ranked #413 of 11,777 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $50 - $60
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Vegetarian, Wine Bar
Neighborhood:
Midtown
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Between 5th and 6th Avenues
Transit: Within three blocks of the B, D, E, F, M, N, Q, R subways and walking distance to 1 and 2 subways.
Description: Welcome to Uncle Jack's, "The Best Steakhouse in New York City," where superior quality and obsessive dedication to craft are the norm. Said by many to have the best steak in New York, Uncle Jack's is proud to have served some of the world's most educated and discriminating food connoisseurs.Since its inception in 1996, Uncle Jack's has become legendary for unsurpassed consistency and quality. Serving the best steak in New York means featuring the finest USDA Prime Beef, cut to our exact specifications and aged between 28-35 days. World famous Kobe steaks, and a full menu of the finest foods available, are just a few more reasons why Uncle Jack's has become a steakhouse landmark without equal.
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Trumbull
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

First I must say we ate here on Christmas Day 2012 as we stumbled upon it and were rushed to get to our show at Radio City, on that day the server was understanding & just fantastic as we ordered several apps & salads off the menu to share and they were delicious. On this Christmas Day we had a... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 NEW

Everything that Willie Degel preaches about on his show, he delivers at his place. Staff couldn't be any more attentive, the food was an absolute knockout. Had a little discrepancy with my credit card getting double charged, but was handled promptly with a call from one of the managers. We'll be back.

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Ridge, New York
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

This is my 1st review of this restaurant but not my 1st visit. Having eaten there several times i have never been disappointed. Although the bar is quite small and perhaps not the best location when you have several guests waiting to be seated as you enter but that's the only down side i have experienced. The Captains and wait... More 

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Houston, Texas
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106 reviews 106 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

Ran into this warm elegant restaurant near theater district. Very friendly place and THE BEST LAMB CHOPS AND STEAKS. Delicious preparation and high end meat folks. Also had lobster that was good. Quality place.

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Food and service were outstanding. I don't usually care for lamb, but their lamb chop appetizer was amazing as were the Kobe meatballs. The steak was perfectly cooked and the garlic mashed potatoes had multiple pieces of roasted garlic in them (fair warning if you are on a date). I did not have dessert, but those at my table that... More 

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Venice, Italy
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Ordered the Porterhouse for 2, this was $96. We had fries that were warm at best. A bottle of red and a New York cheese cake for sweet that was good but we shared it. With the tip the bill came to just under $200. I personally think that is a lot of money. There are better places in NY... More 

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new jersey
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

They topped some very ordinary mac n cheese with a few bits of lobster and shells along with some truffles followed by some American cheese then put under salamander and burnt it.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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64 reviews 64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Our steak was perfect: seasoned well and cooked med-rare. The drinks were good and fairly priced. We sat the bar because the place was busy, really nice bartender. She gave us some tips about what to see nearby. Very helpful.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Excellent food - I had a very yummy petite filet mignon fixed exactly as I ordered it. It was very crowded the night I went there, so I'd recommend you make a reservation in advance. I ate at the bar, and the bartender was able to handle all the bar patrons so that no one was ignored.

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Yaphank, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Our party of eight enjoyed a favorable meal at the midtown location. Monday night business seemed a bit light this time of year so there should be no excuses. And yes the porterhouse for two was a feast and prepared to our delight. Creamed spinach as good as it gets, mashed potatoes were tasteful and bread pudding was excellent. Certainly... More 

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Additional Information about Uncle Jack's Steakhouse - Midtown

Address: 44 West 56th Street, New York City, NY 10019
Phone Number: 2122451550
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Average Prices: USD 50 - 60
Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse, Vegetarian, Wine Bar

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