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Benjamin Steakhouse

52 E 41st St, New York City, NY 10017-6211
+1 212-297-9177
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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52 E 41st St, New York City, NY 10017-6211
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is THE Steak House. Worth of 9 hours flight from Europe just for a steak. Been here many times and every visit has been 10+ Fantastic food, excellent wine list and super service.

Thank T8259SGpeter
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, WOW an international fan, we love it!! We hope that you continue to dine with us and we promise to always serve you with the best steak in NYC and take care of your dining needs. See you next time, Peter!

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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Hands down Benjamin’s and Benjamin Prime are the best Steakhouse in all of Manhattan. Every single time we have dined there has been a memorable experience. You just can’t beat the food and service. We have dined in many fine restaurants all over the world...More

Thank Carlos B
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Carlos, thank you for your highly spoken words for our locations. We are pleased to hear that you have amazing dining experiences time and time again! We appreciate your patronage, thank you for taking the time to rate and review us, and we hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This steakhouse is amazing!! The food was fantastic. The service was even better!!! We are here for our anniversary and what a memorable dinner!! Our server Genci was amazing and made the evening even more memorable! He provided great recommendations along with being very attentive...More

Thank marhea04
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, We work hard on crafting the best dry-aged steaks and cooking them to perfection! We pride our staff on providing top notch service to each and every one of our guests, so we are thrilled to hear that your anniversary dinner with us was...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What makes a steakhouse great depends on three things: The food, the service, and the atmosphere. Benjamin Steakhouse is worth visiting because of its marvelous execution of these three categories. A well-balanced mix of culinary brilliance, impeccable service, and a well fitting atmosphere provides you...More

Thank chantaliana
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

WOW what a great review, we're thrilled to hear that we checked off all 3 requirements on your list! We thank you for being a valued guests and are impressed to hear that you try something new on the menu each time. Do you have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was on the way to eat some ramen noodles, but on my way i saw the sign outside which caught my attention, So i looked at the menu and i decided to treat my self to a good meal. So i went inside, was...More

Thank nickforall1987
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for giving us a try, Nick! We're sorry that there was an issue with our tables, we will be taking the proper steps to evaluate all tables and chairs for any damage. Your comments regarding the cuisine, steak in particular, you received at our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our wedding anniversary and we booked here for what we thought would be a really lovely meal. We ordered the steak for 2 along with 3 sides – like we would in England, but the steak alone was so big we could not...More

1  Thank BristolProbey
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - we are glad to hear that despite the portions being too large, you had enjoyed the cuisine and ambiance of our restaurant. Many diners do like to take home left overs as they make for a great lunch or breakfast for the next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

American Express highly recommended Benjamins; they were a bit father than we realized from our hotel. Fortunately, even though a few minutes late, our reservation was honored. But, we were right on top of the kitchen and where the serving staff waits, talks, laughs and...More

Thank drdblherself
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - we are sorry to hear that you felt the service was a bit slow. Although it is no excuse, as you could see we do get very packed on weekends and it can cause some back ups in the kitchen. We hope that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was packed. It was also quite noisy, but I was forewarned about this by previous reviews. The disappointment was the reason I was there in the first place - the steak. I ordered the sirloin, medium rare. When it arrived it was chewy,...More

Thank Merlinxl
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Merlin, I am so sorry to hear of this incident, it must have been an off night in the kitchen as this is a very rare occurrence where a customer has to send back the steak twice! When such incidents do happen our staff...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to the best steakhouses in NYC and this one is at the top. The flavor of the rib eye was excellent. The service was also excellent. There were 10 of us on our party and we were all able to carry on conversations...More

Thank Henry D
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Henry, Love to hear it!! We work hard at providing not only the best steaks but excellent service as well, to ensure all customers are attended to and have a great dining experience. Thanks for the recommendation & we hope to see the whole...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to share a fabulous meal with New Yorkers then this is one for the bucket list. Another fantastic meal at this quintessentially American eatery. The fillet steak was melt-in-the-mouth and the Surf and Turf delicious.

Thank Liz E
BenjaminPrelvukaj, Owner at Benjamin Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! Glad to hear you had another fabulous meal with us! Did you know that our Surf & Turf is a fan favorite? It is great to see that our passion for fine cuisine pays off.

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Glen S
October 6, 2018|
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Response from BenjaminPrelvukaj | Property representative |
Hi Glen - After mastering steak with our 41st Street location and taking over The Sea Fire Grill, Benjamin Prime was created with both concepts in mind - but the grill is the main focus. The 41st Street location would be... More
July 20, 2018|
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Response from BenjaminPrelvukaj | Property representative |
Hi our dress code is business casual.
December 27, 2017|
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Response from BenjaminPrelvukaj | Property representative |
Great question! We serve our Benjamin Burger during dinner at the bar only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $150
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 E 41st St, New York City, NY 10017-6211
    (Between Park and Madison Avenues)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-297-9177
  • E-mail
Peter Luger chef of 20 years, Arturo McLeod left to open his own restaurant - Benjamin Steakhouse. For serious steak-connoisseurs, Benjamin is a must visit. The restaurant, located in the heart of Manhattan, offers the finest and carefully selected prime USDA meat, dry aged to perfection. Wide selection of wines and vintages for pairing. The 5,000 square foot restaurant features a ten-foot working fireplace, rich chocolate brown leather seating, oak wood paneling, vaulted decorative ceiling, and modern brass amber toned chandeliers.
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