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Nobu 57

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40 W 57th St, New York City, NY 10019 (5th and 6th Avenues)
+1 212-757-3000
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5:45 pm - 10:15 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:45 pm - 10:15 pm
Sun - Sat 11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Mon - Sat 5:45 pm - 11:15 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great decoration and very friendly staff! Food is simply excellent and very fresh. Went there with my family and enjoyed a delicious meal. Quality means pricey but it is worth the money.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great (and not traditional) Xmas Eve dinner at Nobu. As always, everything was fresh and tasty. Service was on point and the cocktails delicious! For us Nobu it is always a "safe" option, you can't go wrong!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I like to eat dinner there early and later on move to the bar.... It's definitely pricey but it's entertaining. Not for kids...

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I went to the Nobu down in Tribeca back in the Spring time and it was great, but it did not beat my experience when I went last week. This place is beautifully decorated and impressive. Our waiter was excellent with us despite how busy they were for lunch. It is family style, but you have the chance to try... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Love this restaurant.As with other Nobu restaurants can't fault the food or service. Very pricey but these guys are masters at what they do . Some of the best dishes my family and I have ever tried were at this Nobu!

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Montville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to the other 2 Nobu locations but never here. It is a wonderful spot for an amazing brunch experience. The meal was fabulous and unique. Noise level was low to moderate and the meal was well paced. Our glasses were kept filled and plates were removed when we were both finished eating. We had a lovely table... More 

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at various Nobu restaurants many times and the service and food have always been excellent. On this occasion, we arrived a few minutes early and were told we would have to wait. The bar was shut so we couldn't get a drink. At the same time, a lady arrived with her two children and was told that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

They definitely have high quality products, but not superior to other top quality sushi restaurants. I enjoy that they have a variety of dishes and also if you ask can be slightly modified to accommodate food intolerances and preferences. The sushi is top quality and prepared fresh. I highly suggest to make reservations well in advance as they book up... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live in NYC and have been to Nobu 57 on multiple occasions. It is the quintessential NYC business lunch and dinner scene. Food and staff are amazing. Try the soft shell crab and watermelon salad (if in season and off the menu), lobster tacos, wagyu tacos, and toro tartar my favorites. Sushi and sashimi are great too, but the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Nobu, alongside my husband and friends, as part of my 30th Birthday celebrations. Food was exceptional. Four of us chose the Fixed Price menu and were not disappointed! The Nobu selection included lots of different appetisers, which was a great way to explore the menu. The mini Lobster Tacos and Yellow Fin Tuna are definitely recommended. Enjoyed watching the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $80
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
5:45 pm - 10:15 pm
Monday
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
5:45 pm - 11:15 pm
Tuesday
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
5:45 pm - 11:15 pm
Wednesday
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
5:45 pm - 11:15 pm
Thursday
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
5:45 pm - 11:15 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
5:45 pm - 11:15 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
5:45 pm - 11:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 W 57th St, New York City, NY 10019
    (5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: F to 57th Street Station
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-757-3000
Description
The first uptown New York location by legendary chef Nobu Matsuhisa, opened to much anticipation in the summer of 2005. Nobu's co-owners are his longtime partners: renowned restaurateur Drew Nieporent, Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro, and producer Meir Teper. The restaurant showcases Nobu's signature New Style Japanese cuisine with classic dishes such as Yellowtail Sashimi with Jalapeno and Black Cod Miso, and new creations from the wood burning oven and the hibachi table.

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