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136 West 33rd Street, New York City, NY 10001
212-736-3353
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Ranked #4,286 of 11,840 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Neighborhood:
Chelsea
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Transit: The restaurant is across the street from Pennsylvania Station.
Description: The Statler Grill harkens back to the golden age of the big band era, and is named after Ellsworth Statler, who ran the Hotel Pennsylvania from 1919 to 1954, when musicians such as Tommy Dorsey, Count Basie and Glenn Miller played at the Cafe Rouge, the hotel's main dining room. The Statler serves classic New York steakhouse prime steaks and chops as well as daily delivered fresh seafood, while the bar and lounge serve a delicious grill menu. Located just steps away from Pennsylvania Station and Madison Square Garden, it is the perfect place to have a breakfast meeting, a meal before an event at the Garden, or just to relax with friends and co-workers during happy hour before you hop on the train. It is all about the food and service says owner Joseph Lavelle. "I want my guests to enjoy themselves, have a great meal and return again and again".
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Santee, South Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

Visited this restaurant during recent stay in the city and have to say it's the worst establishment that I've ever visited. You are packed in like sardines and never in my life have I ever had a waiter that was as rude and obnoxious as they come. Me and my dinner guest sat down and immediately left before the "nasty... More 

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NJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Good steakhouse in Herald sq. descent service, really good food. Worth a Pregame or pre theater dinner. Truffle mushrooms are amazing!

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Southern california
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123 reviews 123 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

You can't beat the location if you are headed to an event at MSG. The bar areas is small but lively in the front of the house. The restaurant is basic steakhouse, simple furnishings, big steaks and burgers with food and drinks flying out of the bar/kitchen to get everyone fed before the game. Service was just OK, as they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Friend and I got the groupon and had an amazing steak dinner here, server was great but other staff a little off. The deal was too good to pass up and the food delivered, definitely recommend

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Not worth the money and there are lots of places way better than this dump. Food was lousy. Drinks are way overpriced and they add a 18 percent tip ... for lousy service ????

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food was bad. There was something wrong with each dish and overall the quality was just poor. The service was OK and the (manager?) did ask how the food was when clearing the table (none of us finished our food) and we did tell him what was wrong - he did apologise. Why didnt we just send it back?... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

our group of nine former high school classmates met to share some Christmas cheer over drinks and what i thought would be a good steak the scene at the bar at happy hour was the best feature of our get together, seems better to have left twenties for drinks than to leave a credit card and run a tab since... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I would like to say that the Statler Grill is a nice cozy place to dine. My husband and I make it a point to visit there every trip we make to New York. The staff is friendly and know what they are doing. The moment we walked in we are greeted by a smiling a face . (major importance)... More 

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Bridgewater, Canada
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267 reviews 267 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Good sized portions and good quality meal. Service was pretty good as well and we were accommodated quickly when we popped in with no reservations. Price point was consistent with other restaurants of similar style. Enjoyed my meal here, recommended.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This restaurant is located in Hotel Pennsylvania. Not a bad bite, thgough I would say there are better similar restaurants within 10-15 mins walk.

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Additional Information about Statler Grill

Address: 136 West 33rd Street, New York City, NY 10001
Phone Number: 212-736-3353
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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