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Ben & Jack's Steak House

#1,222 of 11,353 Restaurants in New York City
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255 5th Avenue, New York City, NY 10016 (Between 28th & 29th Streets)
6, R & W trains to 28th Street.
2125327600
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
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
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Ben & Jack, long-time waiters of Peter Luger's Steakhouse, have opened a...
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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    Very good
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    Poor
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Wonderful Place Delicious Food!

We went to Ben & Jack's because I wanted filet mignon. Well as much as I wanted the filet I ordered the Lobster Ravioli and It was awesome. My husband just had the hamburger and he truly loved it. The wait staff was truly attentive and very professional.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Cavendish, Vermont
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Recommended by the Ace hotel as we had a steak craving - did not disappoint. Huge portions, we ordered one main each but should have shared. Our son had the lamb chops - gargantuan! And we had the steak for 2 - Porterhouse. Our daughter preferred salmon which she declared delicious. Excellent quality steak. Lovely sides but don't order many!... More 

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Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with the everyone. We are so happy that you had a wonderful experience at our establishment. Hope you will visit us again next time you are in NYC. Warmly, Ben and Jack's Steakhouse More 

Cavendish, Vermont
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We went to Ben & Jack's because I wanted filet mignon. Well as much as I wanted the filet I ordered the Lobster Ravioli and It was awesome. My husband just had the hamburger and he truly loved it. The wait staff was truly attentive and very professional.

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NYC R, Public Relations Manager at Ben & Jack's Steak House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with the Trip Advisor community. We are so happy that you enjoyed the food. Next time remember to try that Filet Mignon, we highly recommend it. Hope you will visit us again soon. Warmly, Ben and Jack's Steakhouse More 

Cairns, Australia
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116 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Visited this excellent restaurant twice during our stay in New York. This restaurant is very expensive, but it backs it up with great food and superb service. Its steaks are to die for. My only gripe was that there is a poor selection of vegetables on the menu and that any side you have is extra as you only get... More 

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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We had lunch here during our break from a workshop at the Open Center on 30th Street. The wait staff was a bit distracted and the crab cakes just ok. We never tried the meat dishes but we felt the prices were very high for two salads and crab cakes. The outdoor seating was very pleasant. There is really no... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Very very good! Good, cozy interior, fast & professional service, very tasty food. Ordered a "fix priced" soup, fillet mignon and chocolate with coffee. Surprisingly huge (for example, instead of one fillet mignon, the portion consisted of two medium-sized pieces of tasty meat ). But bewear of touching plates, which are really hot.

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NYCRestaurant, Guest Relations Manager at Ben & Jack's Steak House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review about us! We hope you will join us again the next time you are in NYC. Cheers, Ben & Jack's Steak House Management More 

Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The service was very friendly and efficient. The steak was perfectly cooked. With a good and cold draft beer on top of that... that was a very nice evening. A bit expensive but the meat is really good.

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Thank you so much for your kind words. We hope you will join us again the next time you are in NYC! To steak and The Big Apple, Ben & Jack's Steak House Management More 

St. John's, Canada
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Actually ate here a few year's ago - not 2015. Had a really lovely meal with my girlfriend. Steak of course. Service was outstanding. Pricier, but not relative to some resto's in NYC. Great spot to eat if you're in mid-town.

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Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about us. We are so happy you and your girlfriend had a great experience and hope you will be back soon. Cheers, Ben & Jack's Steak House Management More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Service was friendly and attentive. Atmosphere was old-school. The steak was nothing special but ok. For the price I had better. Fries and sides were getting cold. The wine was actually good value for the money. I have to admit I was disappointed after the good reviews.

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Buffalo, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The Canadian Bacon is excellent, as are the German potatoes and the Caesar salad, but the main treat is the steak itself, which is cooked to perfection every time. And if you enjoy using steak sauce their house blend is so good you'll dip your bread in it as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

The BEST steak I have ever had! The restaurant has some dogdy reviews and i dont know why! We used the reservation service on trip advisor and it worked fine, the table was waiting when we arrived. The service was brilliant and seated outside with a view of the empire state building was awesome. The waiters were pleasant and made... More 

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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 150
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 255 5th Avenue, New York City, NY 10016
    (Between 28th & 29th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 6, R & W trains to 28th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: 2125327600

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 150
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Large groups

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!
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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?