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Robert

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2 Columbus Cir, 9th Floor, New York City, NY 10019-1800 (8th Avenue & Broadway)
+1 212-299-7730
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11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Pelican Lagoon, Australia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's All About the View!!! By far my favorite NYC experience. Hidden on the top floor of the Textile Museum on Columbus Square, I recommend this restaurant to everyone for the views and the wonderful food.

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Thank Pacifica127
Arlington, Texas
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A wonderful meal with an amazing view. We stop here for brunch any time we are in the city. The food is always spectacular and the keep the menu fresh

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Thank Jeffery R
Alderley Edge, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, unmatchable location, good service. Worth reserving and ask for a window table, great views over the park.

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Durban, South Africa
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99 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

outstanding view. outstanding food. outstanding wine list. outstanding service. after a morning cycling around central park a meal here was wonderful.

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our experience at Robert was a highlight of the NYC! It is another level of dining in every capacity and very reasonably priced compared to five star service and dining and view! Just incredible! An experience to remember!

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Adelaide, Australia
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I asked fellow 'Trippers' about this restaurant before booking and got great recommendations from previous diners. We aren't generally Fine Dining diners though when we do we ensure that we have a memorable dining experience. We were on a four week holiday for my husband's birthday and wanted to experience a New York restaurant which wasn't gimicky but based on... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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132 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly, the views over Central Park are amazing and really worth paying a visit to Robert. Service: the initial welcome was very nice and professional. Our main waiter was very efficient, friendly and attentive. Unfortunately, and it saddens me to write this but it was an issue, one of the other waiters (a very tall and large person) had a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reserved at Robert on a night that turned out to be rainy, and the view over the park and streets below was magical just the same. The food and service were good, but for the price you pay you would expect that-- what really sticks out to me is the view.

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Thank David R
Yerevan, Armenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located on a 9th floor of building on a Columbus circle. Should you manage to book a table next to windows you will have spectacular views over central park, so book ahead. Service is on a very high level, food is delicious, but not special.

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Mobile, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first Robert experience. We were seated at a window table overlooking Columbus Circle and Central Park. We had trouble deciding on what to order; it all looked wonderful. Ended up starting with the octopus and burrata. Both were incredible. Entrees were the striped bass and filet. Again, both were excellent; the filet rivaled any steak enjoyed anywhere.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $60
Cuisine
American, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Columbus Cir, 9th Floor, New York City, NY 10019-1800
    (8th Avenue & Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: A,B, C, D & 1 trains to Columbus Circle, N, R, Q & W trains to 57th St and 7th Avenue, and F train to 57th St and 6th Avenue. M5, M7, M10, M20, M30 and M104 buses to Columbus Circle at 59th St or 57th St and 8th Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-299-7730
Description
Robert is a modern American restaurant housed within the Museum of Arts and Design with an amazing view of Columbus Circle and Central Park. Enjoy dinner and a bottle of fine wine from our collection in our beautifully designed dining room. Have a seat in our lounge next to our baby grand piano and sip one of our cocktails.

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