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Ben & Jack's Steak House

255 5th Avenue, New York City, NY 10016 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #1,229 of 11,875 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $150
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Between 28th & 29th Streets
Transit: 6, R & W trains to 28th Street.
Description: Ben & Jack, long-time waiters of Peter Luger's Steakhouse, have opened a beautiful restaurant in the Flatiron District of Manhattan. We offer prime, dry aged porterhouse steaks and a dazzling assortment of steakhouse favorites. Our chef, also, comes from Peter Luger's. Frosted, etched glass rooms are available for private parties. All major credit cards are accepted. Visit our website and take a tour!
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

We ordered the house steak for two and made the mistake of adding too many side dishes. The steaks were excellent, especially the mignon, but we were somewhat over faced by the volume. Excellent attentive service.

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Westchester County, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Everyone thing and everyone is Well put together! Steak gets better each time I go, DELICIOUS! Can't wait for next time :)))

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Balcombe, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

In general, we don't expect too much from Restaurants in the USA but Ben & Jacks was a real surprise. We went for a Sunday lunch. We were a party of 10 made up of six adults and four children. A large circular table had been set up for us which was well positioned and there was sufficient space around... More 

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Hampstead, Maryland
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

It was the Saturday before Christmas and we wanted to splurge a little. Our hotel concierge made us a reservation at Ben and Jack's. It is a very classic steak house. The interior could be in a mob movie. There is a coat check and a fantastic bar. I ordered wine which was excellent. Our waiter was rather rushed so... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

A real New York treat. Has the look of a classic steak house. Staff are friendly and polite without being over fussy. They wear a great uniform and look smart. It isn't the cheapest steak you will find but I think worth every penny. You can have individual steaks or steak to share. I've been here twice and had the... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Very good food and amazing place. The beef is very very good! Excellent choice to go at night! I be there again!

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Staten Island, New York
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My steak was the best I have had in my entire life! The sides were delicious and the service was amazing. I would definitely go again.

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Zurich, Switzerland
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The food is good, steaks was done according to our taste. Only downside was the price... bill came to over 200$ for 2 persons.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Highly impressed w this restaurant. Staff attentive. Steak for 3 was cooked to perfection and melted in your mouth. Whole experience was fine dining at a reasonable price Highly recommend

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New York
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191 reviews 191 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This was my first time at this restaurant and I was amazed with the food ..the service , everything about this place I truly enjoyed...my steak was cooked to perfection and there were no long waits for anything...this was just an exceptional place to eat

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Additional Information about Ben & Jack's Steak House

Address: 255 5th Avenue, New York City, NY 10016
Phone Number: 2125327600
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 150
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

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