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Gaby Brasserie Francaise

44 W 45th St, Sofitel Hotel, New York City, NY 10036-4261
+1 212-782-3040
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
This popular French eatery brings foodies to Midtown from all over. A 2016 Certificate of Excellence award winner from TripAdvisor, Gaby Brasserie Francaise has built a following...More
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 W 45th St, Sofitel Hotel, New York City, NY 10036-4261
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Reviewed yesterday

Great service: all wait staff hustle. Order was correct every time, even with customization. Food was served quickly, bar greeting was also quick. Very friendly, with attention to refills such as bread basket, orange juice, etc. We had two in our party delay on one...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank apatheticguy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice leisurely lunch. The food was excellent, especially the miso cod. The lovely olive bread was a welcome addition. However, our waiter kept disappearing. After we received our meal, we wanted to order coffee. I had to get up and ask...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank judyctrumbull_CT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and very cute place, if you are visiting the city with your family or friends, you can come here for lunch or dinner. Tables are clean service is outstanding foods are delicious and service is amazing Prices are reasonable and everything is good quality....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ArmandGAlt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service is excellent at this brasserie. The food is nothing special. The menu is from the 1970s. I had a late night dinner so I was able to order off the bar menu. It filled me up but that's about all I can say....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank StationToStation
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came for the bottomless drink brunch at Gaby Brasserie Francaise. The menu selections were varied and great. We had the onion soup, smoked salmon on a bagel and eggs Benedict. They offered a choice of bacon or salmon on the Benedict. Coffee was from...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KennH417
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place offers European quality dining! The pate is unbelievable; just like you find in France. Our dinner choices were chicken and beef. Both excellent! Wine list is quite varied but our waiter did not know there was a vegan choice available. Thanks to Barnivore...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bandjishi10
Reviewed November 1, 2018

It's hard to find the right place for dinner before theater. Most restaurants in that area are a madhouse, with mediocre overpriced food. In contrast, I adore the Gaby. They have a wonderful$39 pretheater menu, three courses, and great a la carte. It's quiet, a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TravelLadyBJH
Reviewed September 9, 2018

As a single woman traveling for work, I look for upscale restaurants with great food and service that treat me on par with larger parties. Gaby never disappoints.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Patricia T
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Gaby's offers very good quality coffee and delicious breakfast options. Their omelettes, yoghuts with fresh berries and granola and eggs Benedict with ham were just several of the dishes we samples. All were great. The freshly baked pastries and breads are also a treat. This...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PelShul
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This was my choice for my birthday eve dinner before seeing "Phantom". My wife and I both chose the prix fixe theatre menu meal and opted for the Hudson Valley Camembert salad, the filet mignon (for an additional $5 per meal), and the cheesecake dessert....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank tektektek
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 W 45th St, Sofitel Hotel, New York City, NY 10036-4261
    (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: Grand Central Station and Times Square-42nd Street are both within two blocks of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-782-3040
  • E-mail
Described as one of the top New York French restaurants, Gaby blends classic French cuisine with an American twist. Indulge in our De-Light menu where you will find low calorie three course meals. Can't decided what you want to eat? Try one of our 30-minute meals served Bento Box-style. Accompany your meal with an extensive worldwide wine selection introduces a flight program for you to discover different grape varieties. Our artisanal cheeses and mini desserts creations are the highlights for an after dinner treat. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner at this renowned New York dining spot or simply unwind at Gaby Bar .
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