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Brasserie - CLOSED

100 E 53rd St, New York City, NY 10022-6016
+1 212-751-4840
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Feb 1, 2016
Jan 13, 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
100 E 53rd St, New York City, NY 10022-6016
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1 - 10 of 253 reviews

Reviewed February 1, 2016

Many years ago this was our go to place for late night dining. Boy have things changed. The French Onion Soup which used to be the gold standard was mediocre. My wife had the skate and got sick. The service was not as good and...More

Thank MGvisionNY
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here after enjoying the Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular. Oh my, what an experience, and what a shame this restaurant is closing. I do hope they open elsewhere. The food, the wine, the atmosphere were just wonderful. Our server, wish we...More

Thank Gail M
Reviewed January 4, 2016

I used to come here quite a lot maybe about 10 years ago. I have been back since, but had dinner on my own the other week when in NYC, and it sadly a shadow of its former self. It used to be buzzing. It...More

Thank JonathanKlein
Reviewed December 31, 2015

We did the 3 course Prix Fixe dinner before going to a show. There were a lot of choices (3 apps, 4 entrees and 3 deserts). The food was lovely; I had the salad to start with the fish. Large selection of wines by the...More

Thank ACanadianAbroad
Reviewed December 30, 2015

We have enjoyed eating here for decades. The landlord bought them out of their lease. They say they will re-open somewhere else.

1  Thank PeterJNewYorkCity
Reviewed December 30, 2015

Overall 3 is generous. Basket of pastries took 20 minutes to arrive after our morning coffee. Eggs Benedict was cold with burnt muffins. Coffee is acceptable at best. The midtown and upper side snob love to hunker here to rub their whiskers together. But if...More

Thank DPMelamed
Reviewed December 28, 2015

We were looking for a reasonable place to get a mid-day breakfast in New York while staying at the Waldorf. The Concierge suggested Le Brassiere and made our reservation for us. It was a short walk from the hotel which we enjoyed both heading to...More

Thank raidersix2002
Reviewed December 24, 2015

We had brunch for 5 and needed a site in Midtown that was nice. Brasserie is a little too modern in its decor and lighting for me, but was lively and had a brunch special that was a really good deal. Food is quite good...More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed December 10, 2015

Great location for business breakfast in the basement of the Seagram building at 375 Park. Surprisingly good food for basement location. Decent service. Draws a crowd.

Thank WRG25
Reviewed December 3, 2015

Go here a fair amount for business lunches. The restaurant is nicely decorated, staff is pleasant and efficient and the food is very good. We always order the foie gras as a lunch appetizer from the dinner menu and they are always happy to serve...More

Thank dbartoletti
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$31 - $45
French, Contemporary
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E 53rd St, New York City, NY 10022-6016
    (Lexington and Park)
  • Public Transportation: E, M, and 6 trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-751-4840
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