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Benoit New York

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French, Contemporary
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60 West 55th Street, Between Fifth & Sixth Aves, New York City, NY 10019 (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
+1 646-943-7373
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:45 am - 11:00 pm
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The new sommelier is coming up to speed fast. Our Montrachet was outstanding and the ten year old St Emilion was strong, however, the jewel in the wine crown was the 2011 Maydie. Team Ducasse has an uncanny ability to source fabulous red dessert wines. The chestnut veloute with the foie gras was a symphony of delicious textures. The strip... More 

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was on a recommendation from our great friend and Concierge at the Baccarat Hotel Pierre! Thanks Pierre. This restaurant is a great French Bistro and in fact I believe Ryne and I did visit the Paris location. At any rate - excellent vibe, friendly staff and terrific food. We had oysters, and French onion soup and a delicious onion... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent roast chicken, foie gras, bread. We enjoyed our New Year's brunch here immensely. Beautiful decor, impreccable service. We loved it! Will definitely return next time we visit NYC.

Thank Cathy A
New York, USA
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63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food fabulous! Nice renovation, good and almost great service ( I would have liked it if he offered more butter for the bread)!!

Thank Pamela4400
Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited two summer ago Benoit in Paris. And this is the same restaurant. I have a wonderful wine, customer experience and outstanding Scallops (vieiras in Portuguese). Really outstanding!

Thank etomiya
Woodside, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Benoit in midtown is a brighter, friendlier version of Benoit is Paris. It has excellent bistro food and good service. Very accessible place for a relaxed evening,

Thank Kyung Y
Floral Park, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

Newly renovated. Great wine list and service. Highly recommended for French classics in an authentic ambiance. Parfait!

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Stopped in for lunch with for 8. The menu was limited for my liking. The food was OK. I asked it the Hangar steak was tender. The waiter assured me that it was as tender as a filet. He misspoke. It was flavorful, but by no means tender. The service was good, but I might have chosen another place for... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful discovery...white table cloths and quiet atmosphere ...a nice calm from the street. The food was excellent with a typical French menu...and the service was swift and discreet! This is a I'll go back place!

Thank Dianainaspen
Ottawa, Ontario
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71 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Charming restaurant, cafe and wine bar. Immensely enjoyed brunch favourites and delicious French specialties. Lovely Service and some small surprises during the meal. The booths are very comfortable and intimate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
French, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 West 55th Street, Between Fifth & Sixth Aves, New York City, NY 10019
    (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 646-943-7373
Restaurant, Wine Bar & Private Dining - Open since 2008, Benoit New York is the third member of internationally-acclaimed Chef Alain Ducasse's Benoit family - which also includes the bistro in Paris since 1912 and Benoit Tokyo. In New York, guests enjoy a warm and authentic experience and a menu filled with traditional bistro dishes with a modern flair. In August 2016, the restaurant underwent a renovation, bringing a contemporary New York City touch to the classic French restaurant.

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