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Uncle Jack's Steakhouse - Midtown

44 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3827
+1 212-245-1550
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
44 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3827
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Uncle Jack's Steakhouse - Midtown
1. Great Experience
"a genuine attitude focused on providing a great experience."
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2. Perfectly Prepared Every Time
"Steaks here are just perfectly prepared every time"
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3. This Ticks The Box
"If you're looking for brunch, lunch or dinner this ticks the box"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to try and find this restaurant after watching Restaurant Steakout whilst at home in England. We visited New York for my husbands 50th birthday and thought it would be nice to eat here for his birthday, we first found the restaurant/ bar on Friday...More

2  Thank janette s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited uncle jacks on the strength of watching restaurant stakeout! I assumed that if someone has the front to critique other establishments like willy degal does it had better be good. The food was A GRADE as was the service! It’s not cheap but...More

1  Thank leemJ3770JP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant meal with friends. The food was excellent, so was the service. Recommend sharing veg side dishes between 3. Also the bread to start was the bread I have ever tasted! 100% recommend to friends and family visiting from the UK. 5 stars

Thank Luke S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat in a private dining room which was cozy and well-designed. Great atmosphere, great steak. The sides are a little heavy. It would be great to have some lighter options to contrast the steak. Service was ok, but staff was a little grumpy.

Thank 355zaibam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Uncle Jack's Steakhouse is without the best steakhouse in NYC without a doubt and I have tried them all over the years! Perfectly dry aged steaks cooked to perfection, along with awesome appetizers and sides make this THE place to go. This was my 1st...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

I decided to treat myself to a nice steak dinner on my last night in New York, and found this steakhouse highly recommended by a number of websites. The steak was amazing - a goregous melt in your mouth 8 oz filet, and the lobster...More

Thank xpstyle
Reviewed May 8, 2018

I am a skinny guy from Canada who has a vague idea how big an 'ounce' is. I ordered a 44oz Porterhouse for Two thinking "Oh, I should be able to eat that." The waiter asked if I wanted to add some sides. "Sure, and...More

Thank Lawrence C
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Standard Disclaimer: I am an older, overweight male who likes to eat. If given the choice between quantity and quality of food, I pick quantity every time. If the reader is a Vegan, vegetarian, or an anti-glutite, feel free to stop reading now. I don't...More

5  Thank Stu T
Reviewed April 29, 2018

My family and I ate here when we were out shopping since we had all become starving after walking around that day. It was the first place we came upon that looked interesting so decided to try it out. The atmosphere is nice and old...More

Thank Darby I
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

This fantastic place was recommended by a friend , they were not wrong everything from the decor to the service was amazing . Old world charm and a friendliness that felt like you’d know them for years . The maitre d’ was wonderfully friendly so...More

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like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Questions & Answers
Sheila H
July 29, 2017|
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Response from Uncle J | Property representative |
Midtown. 56st right over the bridge or close to the tunnel.
October 13, 2016|
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Response from Maxebird | Reviewed this property |
No. Casual dining.
October 13, 2016|
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Response from Tricia L | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but ppl were dressed nicely. U can share the sides but they have a 2 person option for steaks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 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
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3827
    (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: Within three blocks of the B, D, E, F, M, N, Q, R subways and walking distance to 1 and 2 subways.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-1550
  • E-mail
"The Best Steakhouse in New York City," where superior quality and obsessive dedication to craft are the norm. Said by many to have the best steak in New York, Uncle Jack's is proud to have served some of the world's most educated and discriminating food connoisseurs.Since its inception in 1996, Uncle Jack's has become legendary for unsurpassed consistency and quality. Serving the best steak in New York means featuring the finest USDA Prime Beef, cut to our exact specifications and aged between 28-35 days. World famous Kobe steaks, and a full menu of the finest foods available, are just a few more reasons why Uncle Jack's has become a steakhouse landmark without equal.
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