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Brasserie Ruhlmann

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Wed, 1/16
8:00 PM

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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Grain Salad
Farro- Wheat berry-Quinoa-Baby kale
Grilled Octopus
Fingerling potato-olives-Espelette aioli
Bigeye Tuna Tartare
Yuzu-soy & olive oil vinaigrette
Parisian Steak Tartare
Frisee & Watercress
Crab Cake
Grainy mustard coleslaw - caper vinaigrette
Three Onion Gratinee
Onion broth baked with comte cheese
Lobster Bisque
Puff pastry with lobster and crab
Heirloom tomaato salad
Burrata cheese-sherry vinager-basil-ginger
Roasted Beets & Grapefruit
Ricotta salata and pistachio
For One $32
For Three $86
For Five $138
Plateaux de fruits de mer
Jonah Crab, Oysters, Clams, Shrimps, Lobster, Mussels
Littleneck Clams (Six)
Lobster Cocktail
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail
East Coast Oysters (Six)
Blue point - beausoleil
West Coast Oysters (Six)
Hama hama - kumamoto
Field Greens with Gorgonzola Cheese
Cherry tomatoes - heirloom radish
Maine Lobster "Cobb" Salad
Mixed green, aged cheddar, tarragon, bacon, tomatoes, eggs, crispy shallots
Ruhlmann Salad
Tomato, heart of palm, corn, feta, olives, oregano dressing
Frisee Aux Lardons
Frisee salad, watercress, bacon lardons, panko crusted soft boiled egg
Spicy Asian Chicken Salad
Grilled marinated chicken, cabbage, snow peas, cucumber, thai chili and basil, peanuts
Served with hand-cut french fries
Shrimp & Lobster Roll
Curry and kaffir lime leaf mayonnaise, tarragon, celery
Black Angus Burger
Organic Chicken Panini
Buffalo di mozzarella, basil pesto, heirloom tomatoes
Monsieur $22.00
Madame $24.00
Croque Monsieur / Madame
Served warm, jambon de paris, béchamel, melted gruyère
Smoke salmon Tartine
cream cheese capers-dill- red onions- shoestring potatoes
Grilled Skirt Salad
Mixed greens-guava dressing
Daurade Provencale
Lemon, tomato, zucchini, olive oil, oregano
Blackened swordfish
Paprika-tomato salad-Romaneco sauce
Lapin a La Moutarde
Parpadelle pasta, pearl onions, mushrooms, mustard sauce
Rosemary Lemon Seabass
Lemon, cockles, black olives, artichoke
Dover Sole Meuniere
Spinach, pommes fondantes, soy citrus brown butter
Skate Grenobloise
Roasted cauliflower, lemon, capers, soy brown butter
Moules Mariniere
Steamed mussels, white wine, shallots, hand cut fries
Grilled Branzino
Smoked spiced couscous, avocado, grapefruit, fennel, chickpeas, lemon vinaigrette
Scottish Salmon
Served with a salad of butternut squash- avocado-- cranberries- quinoa
Hanger Steak Frites
Served with‏ our hand-cut french fries, bearnaise sauce
14 Oz New York Steak Au Poivre
Cognac green peppercorn sauce, butter lettuce with boursin cheese
Roasted Chicken, Herbs De Provence
Served with shoestring potatoes, roasted tomatoes
Grilled Chicken Paillard
Ginger marinated tomatoes, onion, parmesan, wild roquette salad
Braised Beef Short Ribs Bourguignon
Pearl onions, button mushrooms, red wine, roasted garlic mashed potatoes
Spicy Tuna
Kempi sriracha, avocado, crispy shallots
Yellowtail & Jalapeno
Avocado, soy glaze, ginger
Rockefeller Rainbow
Tuna, salmon,‏ hamachi, caviar
Coconut Shrimp Tempura
Macadamia nuts, avocado, cilantro
Curried crab, mango, cucumber, avocado
Alaskan King Salmon
Asparagus tempura,‏ lemon tartare, ponzu
Spicy Rock Shrimp & Tuna
Spicy tuna, cucumber, sriracha, crispy rock shrimp
Vegan Roll
Squash- avocado- mint
Assorted Nigiri
Salmon-Yellow tail- Tuna- Red Snapper- Spicy Tuna
Creamed Spinach
Haricots Verts
Brussel Sprouts and Bacon
Roasted Hen of the Wood
Pommes Vapeur
Jalapeno Mashed Potatoes
Hand-Cut Fries
Baked Potato
Enjoy the casual elegance of this French brasserie, centrally located in New York’s Rockefeller Center. It’s a prime location for business lunches, relaxed dinners, holiday celebrations and private events. Spring through Fall our large terrace is an ideal place to gather for dining and cocktails.Visit us and experience French classics in abundance.
$25 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great outside seating across the street from Rockefeller center. We had drinks and an appetizer and watched the traffic. Perfect

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my best meal during this visit to New York City. I wanted dine at Rockefeller Center, but all the restaurants were booked during the holidays except here for Sunday brunch at 3:30. I took it, & so glad I did. The foie gras...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Deborah W
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I just had dinner with some friends at Brasserie Ruhlmann just off Rockefeller Plaza in downtown Manhattan. I ordered the Boston Lettuce with shallots, chives and mustard vinaigrette. For my main dish, I had the Scottish salmon, served with leeks, capers, butter sage and grainy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank John L
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

The front of the building where the restaurant is located is quite stunning; the interior of the restaurant less so. We had the bar menu since nothing from the dinner menu, except for the French onion soup, appealed to us. Excellent choices: the Angus beef...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank margaretc007
Reviewed December 8, 2018

We had a wonderful dinner here during the Christmas season. It's just steps from the tree (some tables have a view of it). The restaurant wasn't jammed, it wasn't noisy, service wasn't slow, and the food wasn't formulaic Both the lamb stew and the scallops...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tom X
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with views of the the tree in Rockefeller center from the bar . Price are about what you would expect for the location and chef .the crab cakes are delicious , the staff quite friendly , service fast . The sea bass...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ikaempfe
Brasserie_Ruhlmann, General Manager at Brasserie Ruhlmann, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, we always appreciate getting great feedback from our guests! We're so glad you loved the food, especially the crab cakes (they're a personal favorite of ours as well). Hopefully we'll have the pleasure of hosting you again...More

Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

According to the Rockefeller center website, Brasserie Ruhlmann has happy hour this December from 5-7. So my friend and I decided to go there and were very disappointed to be told that they had no happy hour. So I said to the server “this is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank AimlsWandrer
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Perfect place to have an outdoor lunch on a crisp November day while watching the Christmas Tree go up at Rockefeller Center across the street. This venue is great. The fries are killer. We've never eaten inside, but the outdoor area is like a private...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 414tdc
Brasserie_Ruhlmann, General Manager at Brasserie Ruhlmann, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2018

We can't thank you enough for the kind words in your review, we truly appreciate the wonderful feedback. Hopefully we'll have the opportunity to host you again soon (and preferably inside since it's getting pretty cold out now). Best Regards, Docho Dochev General Manager

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here over the weekend while the tree was being set up in Rockefeller Center. The restaurant is not in great condition and parts look like they haven’t been dusted. The worst part was the service. The tables to my...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank GayzOnTheGo
Brasserie_Ruhlmann, General Manager at Brasserie Ruhlmann, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2018

Firstly, we just wanted to thank you for dining with us and for taking the time to leave us a review, we always appreciate getting feedback from our guests. On the other hand, we can't apologize enough that you found the service lacking on your...More

Reviewed October 22, 2018

We used this restaurant to have a late lunch and meet other family. We were looked after very well and it was great to sit outside - the day we visited it was very warm so it was lovely outside watching the world go by....More

Date of visit: October 2018
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