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“I guess I expected more.” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Nick & Stef's Steakhouse

Nick & Stef's Steakhouse
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Ranked #3,082 of 13,479 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $30 - $80
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Good for: Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Chelsea
Cross street: 8th Avenue and 33rd Street
Transit: A,C,E,N,R,F,V, NJ Transit, LIRR and Amtrak to Penn Station
Description: Nick & Stef's Steakhouse is a fine dining restaurant located next to New York's Madison Square Garden and is known as one of the best steakhouse in NYC.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
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“I guess I expected more.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2012

Food was just average. We had a large group so we all ordered a little bit of everything. Mac Cheese was the most raved about.

Visited April 2012
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County Westmeath, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
“Excellent Pre game meal”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2012 via mobile

Went here by chance on a trip to NYC and an ice hockey game. Busy but staff took care of us. Steaks are unreal and home cut chips just to die for, they even have a stair way in to the garden A1

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
“Good bread and butter....but that's about it.”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2012

Only ate here because of its convenience to Madison Square Garden. Bread was good....seafood risotto was mushy. Stick to the steaks I guess....not much other than steaks on the menu.

Visited February 2012
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Fantastic service, steak & amazing cheesecake”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2012

Having been terribly disappointed by days of poor dining experiences in New York, I was at 'the last chance saloon' when I visited Nick & Stef's Steakhouse. Not disappointing, the welcome was most efficient and I was quickly directed to a clean and well laid table with comfortable seating in a pleasant environment. Service was swift and professional, efficient & unobtrusive and the menu was simple, well laid out and easily legible. The steak was perfectly cooked, exactly as I'd ordered, rare and tender, juicy, the taste was exquisite with excellent creamy mashed potatoes to compliment. Annoyingy but common in New York, the plate was not warm / heated, serving hot food on cold plates is a New York speciality that would not be acceptable in the UK where dining is infinitely superior in general. However apart from that one small point, the cheesecake to follow was totally delectable, melting in the mouth, unbeatable and rounded off with a good coffee it made for a perfect, quiet and most enjoyable New York evening meal. The drink also managed to arrive without ice, perfect, indicating that they listen to their client, something that wasn't often apparent again in previous NYC establishments. The service could not be faulted in any way, I was therefore moved to comment to the management on my way out & their response was to underline a due pride in their standards, food & service & above all, a respect for their clientele. If they heated their plates they would have achieved 100% for this experience, my finest dining experience in New York city for sure. Thank you Nick & Stef's & I received a welcome discount there using my City Pass that I handed back by way of a tip & more. Highly recommended & for me a pleasant walk from Times Square, a must visit location well deserving of its superior reputation.

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Courtenay, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“A gem”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2012

Amazing - no complaints, steaks were first rate! Service extremely good and prices were better than I would have expected.

Visited February 2012
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