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Bobby Van's Steakhouse - 50th Street

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135 West 50th Street, New York City, NY (50th Street (Between 6th & 7th))
+1 212-957-5050
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Mon 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Was in the city just doing some shopping an decided to call my husband and have dinner. Perfect evening staff was very nice the minute we entered,offered to check our coats and gave us a very quiet table. Food was very tasty starter were large and can be shared. Our steaks were cooked perfectly. And about all the service was... More 

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Westfield, Indiana
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173 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our meal at Bobby Van's and would definitely return. Our waitstaff was excellent and very helpful. My boys got Chilean Sea Bass and LOVED it! We were told that was one of their best dishes and my boys definitely agreed it was great and it was polished off quickly. We also tried the macaroni and cheese on suggestion... More 

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Masham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Staff, Good Menu Choices, The French Onion Soup Was Delicious, Steak Al a Stone Was The Chosen Main Course For Both Of Us My Partners Arrived A Little Under Cooked for Her Liking So Was Sent Back Without A Problem,Mine Cooked Perfectly, Staff Attentive and Would Say Well Worth a Visit If In NYC

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food; classic NYC steakhouse. Steaks and lamb chops were great...sides were excellent too. Nice atmosphere; good for a date or a business dinner. Service was excellent. A reliable choice.

1 Thank Jonathan E
New Jersey
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89 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with 6 other people from my office on a business lunch. The food is incredible. I had a Caesar Salad, which was terrific and the tuna entrée, which was the best I've ever had in a restaurant. Yes, the prices are astronomical, but you understand that prior to walking in to this type of establishment. The service was... More 

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Denville, NJ
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189 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This steakhouse reminds one of the glory days of New York eateries. From the moment you enter, you will be catered to in style by waiters who know their business, and are able to assist you in answering any and all questions. They are true professionals. The ambience here is intimate and reminds you of old New York as well... More 

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Augusta, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our favorite steak midtown New York. I ventured off the highlighted steak selections and tried the lamb -- glad I did !! Service , atmosphere, and food are the best - a wonderful evening for any occasion.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

This was my third visit to this particular restaurant, and it didn't disappoint. I'm a philistine when it comes to food because I like my steak medium well. It was excellent, nicely cooked, full of flavour and wonderfully delicious. Great smashed potatoes and roasted Brussels sprouts finished off the meal. The gentleman next to us had the hash browns and... More 

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Hopewell Junction, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Decided to try out another restaurant we had not been to before, and Bobby Van's looked like a good choice. We were right. My wife started with a wedge salad; the waiter asked full or half and she selected half, which was lucky- the half was large and tasty. I had the French Onion Soup which was very good served... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

Headed to Bobby Van's in between the matinee and evening show. My friends are regulars there but this was my first time. Menu looked good but pricey. I usually go for one expensive good meal each trip and this was it for this New York trip. It was freezing outside but quite comfortably warm where we sat. Our waittress was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
American, Steakhouse, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene
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 West 50th Street, New York City, NY
    (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

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