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Le Bernardin

155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
+1 212-554-1515
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (242 reviews)
“seafood” (360 reviews)
“langoustines” (96 reviews)
Open Now
17:15 - 23:00 Hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
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Reviewed yesterday

The filet was amazing. The service was amazing. Dessert - no clue what to call it, was amazing. I didn't feel cramped in the room, but I fly Delta and am accustomed to strangers in my personal space. The chefs are clearly among the best...More

Thank segs77
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dining is an experience not likely ever forgotten at Le Bernardin. Plan your reservations far in advance to sit at a table in the main dining room or bar area, or take your chances in being granted a seat to eat comfortably at their elegant...More

Thank NEJaxxTravels
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a classic , perfect for sea food , raw bar and fresh fish are the best . Prepared yourself for a great culinary adventure. Wine selection very nice, the chef selection is well balanced and very well presented. Pricy but worth it, nice...More

Thank rafcama57
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've eaten here several times, but this was my first experience with the tasting menu with wine pairings. The chef was able to substitute other items for all of the shellfish on the menu, which was extremely accommodating. Each course was presented beautifully, and while...More

Thank mrsirin
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the lunch menu which starts from 90USD a person, and if you order some particular dishes you need to pay extra. The oyster as starter was amazing! So fresh and tasty even without any sauce. Lobster main dish was moderate. Dessert was decent!...More

Thank Zhozho
Reviewed 6 days ago

We are working our way through the world's best restaurants and highly anticipated dining at Le Bernardin. While the service was outstanding and the food was very good, the overall experience was disappointing. The noise in the restaurant made it hard to hear our friends...More

Thank Nancy1K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful food but ludicrously small portions - thankfully they bring the bread basket round regularly.

Thank BreakingBrad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time we went here. This time we did not picked the dishes we wanted As the first time the food and service is superb

Thank Joris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the tasting menu, 8 courses, all the dishes served were good. But the food had no heart and soul. I felt as though I could have been anywhere. There just was no feeling in the restaurant or the food. During our lunch our servers...More

2  Thank Tunasalmen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal. The mix os tastes is superb. Strawberry desert is outstanding. The mix of tastes is A+ to the service, specially Julien!

Thank FlavioRodrigue
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and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
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Response from Ross S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is.. One of the best restaurants in the world
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Food is served in separate bar room.
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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
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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