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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 #441 of 11,840 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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Boca Raton, Florida
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344 reviews 344 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Came here while on business. Been here once before. Service very good snd seated right away. Served bread and water. Started with lobster cocktail and ceaser salad. $12 for the salad and $20 for the lobster. Caeser was very tasty and the lobter was fresh served with good sauces. The 16oz NY Strip was cooked very well as was the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

A last minute decision to have dinner here on a whim, we didn't have a reservation but they accommodated a party of two easily. The chicken masala was to die for as was the garlic mash. Highly recommend a good steakhouse with large servings!

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Anderson, South Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

2 of us ate Filet, Potatoes and asparagus at lunch for $120. Not bad. Not to mention the best pecan pie I've ever had in my life. No kidding.

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Hempstead, New York
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107 reviews 107 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Went for lunch and we enjoyed the lunch specials of a Classic burger with mushrooms and the baked cod fish. Both dishes were outstanding. The waiters were really nice.

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Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

Our server, Sean, was very nice and informative, and went out of his way to make us feel welcome I thought. Steaks were excellent quality as you'd expect, and found a good Brunello di Montalcino at a reasonable price. Service overall was spotty, though (glasses were frequently empty for some time before anyone noticed, usually because we said something). My... More 

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UK
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Stopped in for lunch during a day shopping. Restaurant has a lovely feel, it looks very posh but with a homely feel. The food was lovely I had salmon and my partner had a burger. The service wasn't the best but the food made up for it. I suspect it aims at a business crowd rather than tourists on a... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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76 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is a great place for a client lunch - it's right near the Javitts Center and it's easily walkable from Midtown, 34th Street, MSG, etc. They offer a wide variety of aged steaks, meats, burgers, etc. They even have a sushi bar! Appetizers are always awesome. The lobster bisque is probably the best lobster bisque you've ever had. Having... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The service was attentive and the setting was comfortable, but when we go to dinner, it's the FOOD that matters most and, on this count, Uncle Jack's fell short. The lobster and garlic mashed potatoes were the standout, however, the steak wasn't near the quality of Peter Lugers and the "signature" crabcakes were disappointing, as was the spinach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

One of the best steak I've ever eat ... And the waiter was so kind with us, the same thing for the Brazilian one who understood our language :)

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Our 'captain' did look after us well, the poor guy does the same speech over and over again with good new york charm. However the rest of the team on the floor seemed to have a big problem. The staff all looked so fed up, at one point there was a bit of a fight between 2 'captains'. The food... 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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