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Le Bernardin

155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
+1 212-554-1515
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tasting menu” (244 reviews)
“seafood” (399 reviews)
“langoustines” (102 reviews)
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
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Reviewed today

For over 3 decades, considered amongst New York's finest dining venues...and the reputation is well deserved. My wife and I, and another couple, celebrating our friendship and life. The receptionist greeted us warmly. Our 7:45pm reservation was honored (a number of tables were available, the...More

Thank david s
Reviewed yesterday

We went for lunch and were not disappointed. The 3 of us each ordered separate items with wine pairings. One of us doesn't care that much for wine, and she had BEER pairings - which were amazing. Then, for dessert we all swooned (yes! swooned)...More

1  Thank raddrMontana
Reviewed yesterday

I went there with a daughter of mine studying in NYU, I am myself very much a meat eater and my daughter is likewise. However when the amuse bouche was served followed by the first course, we just realized seafood in a good hand can...More

Thank barbed_edge
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you like food that not only is delicious but also presented in a unique way then this is the place for you. The portions are small as you would expect but the flavor is big and the staff knows how to pamper you.

Thank chris92009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Le Bernardin, the one and only stands out among of the best restaurants in the world. Exquisite style, best service, and outstanding deserts makes it the diamant on the crown. If you can afford it, it’s not to me missed.

Thank R5378JFkarink
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

But they certainly are at Le Bernardin. Many will think that a restaurant in possession of three Michelin Stars would be foreboding and intimidating. Not Le Bernardin. You will receive a truly warm welcome in one of the most beautiful modernist dining rooms I have...More

Thank jassimalkanani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us came here for lunch as a special deal . The food was quite nice . Well prepared with interesting recipes . The appys and desserts were great but my main course ( halibut was a disappointment. It was almost cold and had...More

1  Thank Rick M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited New York in Sep 2018 and made our reservation weeks in advance. Service was world class. Servers were so attentive that you would not need to look around to get what you need and they would come to you the moment you look up....More

1  Thank TravellerHK2011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was always a dream to dine at this restaurant and I finally got the chance. Had the Chef's Tasting with the wine pairing. Everything tasted great and was presented beautifully. The wine pairings all matched perfectly. The staff were welcoming and very professional. The...More

1  Thank El_Greenholio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance and service. The culinary experience is unique. One of my favorite restaurants in the world.

Thank dreamteampr
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November 15, 2018|
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Response from dreamteampr | Reviewed this property |
Reservations strongly suggested!
September 26, 2018|
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Response from Zeina_the_Bee | Reviewed this property |
I totally agree
Gavin C
July 21, 2018|
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Response from IslaRoy | Reviewed this property |
It depends upon what you order. I had the chef’s tasting menu with wine pairing. It is a multi-course experience lasting about 2 hours. If you order a la carte, which would involve far fewer courses, your time spent would... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$41 - $90
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:15 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
    (6th and 7th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: B, D, E, F, N, Q, R & V, W, 1, 2, 3, subway trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-554-1515
  • E-mail
Le Bernardin, Zagat's top pick for 2013, and awarded the Michelin Guide's coveted 3-stars as well as The New York Times' highest rating of 4-stars, has maintained its status of excellence for over 20 years and its international acclaim as one of the world's top seafood restaurants. Owner/Chef Eric Ripert continues to set unsurpassed standards with his piscatorial paradise and partner Maguy Le Coze's seamless and unparalleled service. *When making your reservation, please indicate in the Special Requests box if you will be attending THEATER so that we may accommodate you appropriately.
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