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Le Bernardin

155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
+1 212-554-1515
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (237 reviews)
“seafood” (391 reviews)
“langoustines” (100 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic, Sublime, Marvelous, Spectacular and so much more !!!! What a fabulous dinner we had. Seated at a beautiful table with the most comfortable chairs, mine was a swivel chair, how cool is that ! Immediately a little bench was brought for my purse. The...More

Thank Patty B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my 2nd five-star review, ever, and the previous was also for a 3 star Michelin restaurant. Simply, all aspects from service, food taste and looks, wines - the package - made for an unforgettable evening. It is no concidence that Le Bernardin has...More

Thank HeGeKH
Reviewed 3 days ago

When visiting one of the best restaurants in the world, you sometimes expect a starchy formality and a church-like atmosphere not given to, well, fun. Happily, that is not the case here. Of course, there is wall to wall staff, each one impeccably trained and...More

Thank Wazito
Reviewed 3 days ago

I can't say enough about what a wonderful experience this was. My husband and I went for lunch while in New York for a quick trip and it was truly a highlight. The service was spot on and the food was outstanding. This is obviously...More

1  Thank CelesteToronto
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have not been here for a few years but decided to have lunch and bottom line food, service and atmosphere is 5 plus stars as it always has been. They continue to be wonderful with in my opinion 3 star Michelin food and service....More

1  Thank Rosgriffin
Reviewed 3 days ago

Simply the best fish restaurant, worthy of all the accolade it receives. From the moment you enter you know you are entering something very special - immaculately dressed staff, and very well presented dinning room with amazing seascape painting at one end. Service was world...More

1  Thank MGPowell
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Leave your cares and those crowded, noisy streets behind, and escape to Le Bernardin where all is cool refinement and the most exquisite food and wine. The menu is predominately fish and seafood based, with light but intensely flavored sauces and reductions. Desserts likewise pack...More

1  Thank VonUngernSternberg
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been to Le Bernardin several times but this was the first time we experienced the Le Bernardin Tasting Menu. It was superb, with each course expertly prepared and presented. The service was magnificent as usual. It was a joint birthday celebration for me...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife & I had an enjoyable dinner here on 25/9. The food as expected was beautiful, the service near faultless & the food/wine pairing recommendations very good. And although we were given a great booth table along the rear wall under their stormy sea...More

Thank Phil-Joel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited this restaurant, expecting a spectacular experience. After all, it has relieved a three-star Michelin star rating for over a decade. We've eaten tastier filet of sole in less pricey establishments. But that's not our main compliant. We felt that we had been...More

Thank ahlubitz
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and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
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27 September 2018|
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Response from Zeina_the_Bee | Reviewed this property |
I totally agree
Gavin C
21 July 2018|
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Response from Roy A A | Reviewed this property |
It depends upon what you order. I had the chef’s tasting menu with wine pairing. It is a multi-course experience lasting about 2 hours. If you order a la carte, which would involve far fewer courses, your time spent would... More
Maggie M
5 June 2018|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
No, just the usual tax. Tips are customary
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$90
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
    (6th and 7th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: B, D, E, F, N, Q, R & V, W, 1, 2, 3, subway trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-554-1515
  • E-mail
Le Bernardin, Zagat's top pick for 2013, and awarded the Michelin Guide's coveted 3-stars as well as The New York Times' highest rating of 4-stars, has maintained its status of excellence for over 20 years and its international acclaim as one of the world's top seafood restaurants. Owner/Chef Eric Ripert continues to set unsurpassed standards with his piscatorial paradise and partner Maguy Le Coze's seamless and unparalleled service. *When making your reservation, please indicate in the Special Requests box if you will be attending THEATER so that we may accommodate you appropriately.
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