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Prime KO Kosher Steakhouse - CLOSED

217 W 85th St, New York City, NY 10024-3901
+1 212-496-1888
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (4 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“great meal” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Steakhouse, Sushi, Kosher, Vegetarian Friendly
217 W 85th St, New York City, NY 10024-3901
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11 - 20 of 31 reviews

Reviewed December 16, 2014

We've been coming to Prime KO for years, whenever we're in NY. Though it's a steakhouse, we've never actually ordered steak. The appetizers are numerous, varied and creative. We typically make a meal out of just the appetizers. It's fun to sample multiple different dishes...More

Thank Bernsfl
Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

Awesome desserts like chocolate cream pie and great hotdogs and a side of string beans impressed me. Twice ordered a burger medium rare and it came well done. Maybe the waiter was hard of hearing. The spicy fries were awesome.

Thank Talentisageless
Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant is mix of steakhouse and Japanese mexicaned food. The sashimi tacos lack flavor and the meats are over-cooked. The service is quite slow.

Thank Salomoi
Reviewed May 28, 2014

I went to the new downstairs burger section of Prime KO for a kosher burger. Unfortunately, the burger was only average but the prices are quite high. A plain burger and fries cost over $20. There were 4 of us and a baby eating dinner...More

Thank Nate501
Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

We came for dinner on a quiet Sunday night. Not a single staff member seemed to be friendly or too pleasant; our waiter appeared condescending and aloof. He made no suggestions as to the menu choices nor seemed too pleased to have is as customers....More

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

The food was good, but the restaurant was dark, the tables were small and the service rushed. Also it was very noisy. I was unable to enjoy my conversation.

2  Thank grknyc
Reviewed November 17, 2013

All the sushi is good. The are a variety of crispy rice dishes (e.g. spicy tuna, kobe beef..) that are by far the best things on the menu. The food is definitely pricey. One way to cut back on cost, have variety, and still walk...More

Thank bbmf4
Reviewed October 22, 2013

Excellent restaurant on the Upper West Side of Manhattan (Kosher). Service is excellent. Great for business meetings.

Thank 1997TLK
Reviewed August 21, 2013

I may have been misled but I thought I was going to a steakhouse turns out it was a Japanese style steak/eatery the food was good and they especially have great appetizers but for the entrees I didn't find anything that really caught my eye...More

Thank bobby m
Reviewed June 20, 2013

So this is my second visit to this establishment with my first experience going really well..on my second visit.. Decided to go there for dinner with three friends.. Appetizers were delicious...the main we had two 14oz Iowa grain fed steaks,, short ribs and grilled tuna.....More

1  Thank Jason G
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
10:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 W 85th St, New York City, NY 10024-3901
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighborhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-496-1888
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