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Bobby Van's Steakhouse - 50th Street

135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
+1 212-957-5050
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Steakhouse, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
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Reviewed yesterday

reservations required. realized after the fact that there is another Bobby Vans on 46 in thetheatre district. outstanding menu for everyone. Highly recommended great wait staff and great service. friendly and sociable.

Thank GARY W
Reviewed yesterday

This place is so packed, and it was raining hard, so we decided to give it a try. The food is OK. We ordered steaks and some of ours came out medium when we ordered medium rare! Overall it is a nice place, service is...More

Thank Young L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The steak and grilled mushrooms at this place were great. Decent steakhouse for sure. We shared a T-bone. I heard 2 tables around me complaining because their food was late and they had a show to go to. So, MAKE SURE you let the staff...More

Thank Simslife
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been many times and there is no doubt the food (especially the steak) is top quality. The slightly old fashioned vibe not for everyone but if you like the ‘classic’ approach you will love it

1  Thank Bobble50
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I had the pleasure of eating some time back. I've been remiss not sharing. In short, the food, the service, the atmosphere and the restaurant are excellent. The beef and seafood are superb. A very welcoming restaurant. One not to be missed. I will be...More

1  Thank Phill S
Reviewed October 23, 2018

We happened to come across Bobby Van's as it was close to our hotel. So glad we gave it a go. The ambiance was lovely (nice and quiet, compared to other noisier restaurants), the service was outstanding and the food really was the best we...More

Thank 962karinac
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We arrived a little ahead of reservation and they sat us immediately. Anthony our waiter was great. Started with the scampi and calamari, delicious. We had the Fillet, ravioli, roasted pork and the sea food in a marinara and fresh basil. Cooked to perfection. We...More

Thank Downwithfescue
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

What a superb top class restaurant. Good dress sense, smart casual preferred. My tourist outfit raised a few eyebrows. Good decor and atmosphere. Service impeccable. And the food! Superb crab cake and steak main to die for. Priced appropriately for such a top notch place....More

Thank 929philj
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Happened upon this restaurant while in Manhattan with 5 girlfriends. To say we were impressed would be an understatement! It reminded me of olden days when, on a rare occasion, you might be taken to a restaurant. Beautiful crisp white tablecloths. Dark wood and large...More

Thank Katemape
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Without a doubt one of the biggest and best steaks I have ever had. The service was wonderful and it has an old school vibe to it.

Thank Gregpauig
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April 23, 2017|
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Response from PaulO620 | Reviewed this property |
Business Casual but people were wearing older jeans and athletic shoes too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
    (50th Street (Between 6th & 7th))
  • Public Transportation: 49th - 50th Streets - Rockefeller Center
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-957-5050
  • E-mail
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